I don’t know about you, but I keep the same desktop background for quite a long time. I’ve have been using this one on my linux desktop for, oh – I’d say about 3 years now, lol! For some reason I always fall back to it. I think I got it at gnome-look.org. Last night while browsing Wikimedia Commons, I stumbled upon some wonderful images that can be used for desktop wallpaper. Yes, I finally switched my background, hooray!
Here’s the one I chose:
It would be fun to add some inspirational words or quotes to these, but I must say they do look great without any modifications.
Freudenberg sg Switzerland
Fruit Bowl with Melons
South African Amethyst
Metal Movable Type
Sugar Apple with Cross Section
Strix Varia Owl
Opal from Yowah, Queensland, Australia
Smokey Quartz from Morella, Victoria
African daisy (Osteospermum sp. ‘Pink Whirls’) with studio lighting
Epitonium Scalare Shell
Aviator Hélène Dutrieu seated in her airplane
Rose of Sharon in Britain and Australia, Aaron’s beard, Great St-John’s wort or Jerusalem star