About this tool
Why does a black background always look so darn cool? Regardless, I guess it makes sense that we have them here on Cool Backgrounds!
If you're looking for a steathly desktop image or want something clean for your new iphone backgound, we have plenty of unique black images that you won't find anywhere else. The subtle look feels luxurious but at the same time shows a sense of modernism with the particles and gradients.
The background tool on this sites reveals five of my favorite apps from dynamic particles to the ever popular Unsplash. Let us know if you find another candidate or want to contribute more dark desktop ideas!
As a sample of a few options availabe, the following list of images are ready to use for any application. To download, right click and select "Save Image As..."
With the increasing visual nature of the web, the background images from this site can be used for a plethora of reasons. Listed here are a few ideas to get the creative engine started.
Blog Post Hero Image
Social Media Banner
Nearly every social media site has a profile banner that lets you showcase an image at the top. Whether you need an image for a Facebook Group, a parody Twitter account, or even yourself, Cool Backgrounds can let you show the world your creative side.
Desktop and Phone Wallpaper
One of the primary reasons folks search for background images is to set them as wallpapers on their computers and phones. As a personal favorite, I'm using the Gradient Topography background in Black and Dark Grey—it sits stealthily on the homescreen of my iPhone.