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Instagram Follow Friday – Crashing Waves & Stunning Landscapes

Photo by Derek Gomez (@dgphotography264)

From capturing powerful waves to limitless landscapes, this week’s Instagram Follow Friday is filled with Sony photographers who are fully embracing #BeAlpha. Take a look at their work and give them a follow! While you’re at it, make sure you also follow @sonyalpha for your daily dose of Sony photo inspiration. Tag your own Sony photos on Instagram with #BeAlpha for your chance to be featured!

Follow @sonyalpha and tag your own Sony photos on Instagram with #BeAlpha for your chance to be featured!

Chase Tarkington – @chasewyld

Chase’s Instagram bio says you can find her outside, and the photos on her account are all proof of that. This #SonyAlphaFemale is always out and about capturing beautiful nature scenes using her Sony α7. Luscious green forests, eye-catching coastlines and cascading waterfalls, all of Chase’s photos are just plain fun to look at! Check them out and give her a follow.

Quay Hu – @aroundq

Quay Hu is a member of the #AlphaCollective. He specializes in travel, lifestyle and portrait photography. His Instagram account has epic captures from his travels, including vast landscapes and dense cityscapes. He also has plenty of experience with taking photos out of helicopters, so make sure you look for those as you scroll. The photo below was made with his Sony α7R II and image-stacked with the Smooth Reflection app.

Derek Gomez – @dgphotography264

Derek is a Sony photographer based in Hawaii. He’s earned quite a following for his account, which is all about one thing – WAVES! And there’s no shortage of them where he lives in Oahu. You’ll see in his stunning photos that as the powerful rushes of water come crashing down, they scoop up the colors of the sky. Each one is different, but they’re all ridiculously beautiful. Give him a follow for more exciting shorebreak sessions. He took this shot below with his Sony α7 III.

Jordan Herschel – @jordanherschel

Jordan is another member of the Sony Alpha Imaging Collective and a photographer/videographer specializing in the stories told by landscapes. As you scroll through his account, you’ll encounter some of the most impressive scenes nature has to offer. If you’re someone who could scroll through beautiful photos of the outdoors all day long, you’ll definitely want to give this account a follow. The photo below was taken at Cannon Beach, Oregon with the Sony α7R II and the 24-70mm f/2.8 G Master.

Rustam Shagimordanov – @tomrus

Rustam is a street and landscape photographer with a talent for taking interesting photos that grab your attention. These mind-bending images taken from unique perspectives have earned him over 85.5k followers. Pay attention to his use of vibrant lighting and how they really take his photos to another level. His account is definitely one you want to follow. This photo below was taken with a Sony α7R and Sony 12-24mm f/4 lens.

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