How to Find a Picture of Someone on the Web

By Oxana Fox

Traditionally, Internet searches for pictures of people have been inefficient, since the results often yielded many links that contained no images. But features implemented by some search engines addresses this issue, and the web image search allows you to easily retrieve pictures associated with a person's name.

Step 1

Open your preferred web browser.

Step 2

Go to Google, Yahoo! or Bing — search engines that support image searching.

Step 3

Click the "Images" button to choose that search mode.

Step 4

Type the first name, last name and, preferably, the middle name or initials of the person whose picture you're after in the search field. Then click "Search."

Step 5

Look through the found pictures, and identify those related to the person you want.