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Stellar Photos

Beautiful hi-res photos in your browser tabs!

Experience a beautiful photo from Unsplash every time you open a new browser tab. Each image is specially curated and guaranteed to be stunning each time.

Screenshot of Stellar Photos on Google Chrome

Install Stellar Photos

Chrome Firefox Edge
Chrome browser logo Firefox browser logo Microsoft Edge browser logo

Main features

  • Enjoy a new, carefully curated hi-res photo every time you open a new tab - totally free for personal or commercial use with no attribution required.
  • Download your favourite images or sync them over to the cloud (Google Drive, Dropbox or Onedrive).
  • Change the frequency for loading new background images. Options include: every new tab, every 15 minutes, hourly or daily.
  • Pause the your favourite background images until further notice.
  • Search Unsplash's library of over 1 million hi-res photos.
  • View basic photo information such as ISO, Location, Camera Model, Shutter Speed e.t.c.
  • Load images from your favourite public Unsplash collections.
  • See the images from the last 10 tabs you've opened and update the current background image to any one of them as you please.


Screenshot of Stellar Photos on Google Chrome showing UI elements

Screenshot of Stellar Photos on Google Chrome showing history pane

Screenshot of Stellar Photos on Vivaldi showing photo information

Screenshot of Stellar Photos on Microsoft Edge showing UI elements

Supported Browsers

Chrome (75+) and Firefox (70+) along with Microsoft Edge, Brave, Vivaldi, and all other Chromium-based desktop browsers that can install extensions through the Chrome web store.


Bug reports, feature requests or pull requests are much appreciated! See for more details.

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