Instagram is a wonderful source of travel inspiration with photographers from around the world sharing incredible photos. This post is dedicated to showcasing some of the best travel photographers. Consider following or visiting these photographers for ideas on where to go for your next trip, or if you just want to check out some beautiful pictures.
For more inspiration visit The Best Places In Europe For Travel Photography And Instagram or head to Instagram and Photography Guides for lots more.
So let’s get started on the best travel photographers to follow:
This account is by the fantastic Stevo and Chanel who I’ve personally met and been on a few trips with. They are incredibly talented and two of the best storytellers we’ve seen (see their Instagram stories and you’ll agree).
Mike has been all over Europe, Asia and many other places around the world. He also runs this site. Follow him on Instagram to see photos from the places he’s been.
Christina is a luxury travel blogger and incredibly nice. She posts pictures from all around the world of beautiful destinations and also the most incredible hotels.
Rich is one of the most unique and talented artists we’ve ever met. He uses paper cutouts to add his own unique perspective of a destination. You can also read more about him in our interview: Interview with creative photographer Rich McCor.
Stephen posts fantastic of the best drone and travel images and often uses his partner @devstinations in this photographs to add a creative human element.
Dan has been everywhere and through his Instagram feed you will be able to get some ideas on the perfect place for your next vacation. Read more about Dan in our interview: Interview with World Traveller Dan from Danflyingsolo.
You won’t be short wonderful and creative travel inspiration with Robert King. Check him out on Instagram for more images like below.
Lots of perfect luxury travel images will be found through this account. Every destination she posts is stunning.
One of the most talented photographers in social media. Jacob has been all around the world and often works with some of the biggest brands around. Check him out for incredible travel inspiration.
For some of the most stunning and luxurious destinations, consider following Michelle. Her feed has pictures from the Maldives, Santorini and many other amazing places.
Antoine is a frequent traveller and through his Instagram feed you will see beautiful places to visit from all corners of the globe.
This account features incredible travel and lifestyle type images. They just make you want to be there in person.
Absolutely stunning images is all you will find in this Instagram feed. For more images like below check him out.
Robert Jahns is probably one of the best digital artists in the world. Everything he posts is magical and dreamy. Bear in mind his work is a digital artistic creation, so he uses parts of travel destinations and then adapts this for his vision.
Senna is a fantastic travel photographer with excellent style showing the best of each place he visits.
Another very talented couple, Chris and Danika are always travelling and share pictures from all around the world. Their pictures are very high quality and beautiful. You may want to jump on a plane after seeing the destinations they share.
A very talented photographer from the USA. Kevin posts beautiful edits and shots from across the globe.
Posting some of the most dreamy and beautiful photographs on Instagram. Daniel Kordan is a must follow for inspiration.
Sage is someone we met whilst on a trip to Thailand and is an outstanding photographer and editor. You’ll find his photographs are beautiful and dramatic.
James is a super talented photographer and has one of the most beautiful editing styles. Follow him to be inspired.
Great destination hubs
Hubs are accounts that feature other peoples photographs with credit to the original artist. Here are a few of our favourite Global Instagram hubs.
- travelanddestinations – A hub featuring high-quality images from city to landscape. This is ours.
- beautifuldestinations – One of the largest travel hubs on Instagram featuring different places daily.
- passionpassport – This Instagram hub features images but each image comes with a story.
If you’re not already using Instagram then check out our post on building a following.