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Photo by Lori Hillsberg (@raveninnyc). Sony α6000

See How Photographers Are Capturing Their Winter Wonderlands

The winter season may not officially begin until Monday, but snowy landscapes are already popping up all over Instagram. This week we’re taking a walk through those winter wonderlands by featuring a group of Sony photographers capturing and sharing wintry landscapes on their accounts. Check out their glistening snow shots below and give them a follow for more. Tag your own Sony photography posts with #BeAlpha for a chance to be featured on AlphaUniverse.com – and don’t forget to follow @sonyalpha for your daily dose of photo inspiration. 

Tag your Sony photos with #BeAlpha for the chance to be featured on AlphaUniverse.com, and follow @sonyalpha for your daily dose of creative inspiration.

Gary Hart – @garyhartphoto

Gary Hart is a professional landscape photographer and Sony Artisan Of Imagery. If you haven’t seen his landscape shots yet, you’re really missing out. He captures some of the most stunning scenes from incredible perspectives, and you can learn all about the gear he uses to do it in his What’s In My Bag article. He also recently wrote a real-world review of the new Sony 12-24mm f/2.8 G Master lens where he used the lens to capture the transition to winter in Yosemite (see it HERE). See a collection of Hart’s winter images in his post below that comes with the caption warning, “Winter is coming...”

Joris Machholz – @jorismachholz

Joris is a Germany-based travel and landscape photographer. His Instagram account is filled with colorful, breathtaking shots from his adventures all over the world, and you can track the different countries he’s been to through his highlighted Instagram stories. He captured this winter wonderland with his Sony α7R II and Sony 24-70mm f/2.8 G Master lens. Give him a follow for more.

Lori Hillsberg – @raveninnyc

Lori is a NYC-based photographer, and the photos on her account showcase the beauty of the Big Apple. Her street photography perfectly freezes moments in time and makes you feel like you're there. She captured this shot of this week's Winter Storm Gail snowing down on Central Park using her Sony α6000.

Marko König – @nyctalus.noctula

Marko is a professional nature photographer who has traveled the world capturing its natural beauty from different perspectives. Landscapes, wildlife, plants and more – if you’re a fan of all things outdoors then his account is one you want to follow. He took this whimsical wintertime shot in Finland with his Sony α7 III and Sony 16-35mm f/4, and it’s giving us major Dr. Seuss vibes! 

Beth Mancuso – @intothewild.wego

Beth is a landscape photographer who always seems to be going into the wild, as her Instagram handle suggests. Her account is filled with insanely beautiful nature and landscape shots, and she was even the winner of last month's Alpha Female+ Landscape contest. Below is her winning post taken at the Sand Dunes State Forest in Minnesota with her Sony α7 III. Learn more about how she created the moving images here.

Haley Houston – @halienhouston

Haley is an avid adventurer, and lucky for us she documents those adventures on her Instagram! Her beautiful, awe-inspiring landscape shots capture the vastness of the natural beauty in front of her. She took this shot below with her Sony α6000 camera and Sony E 10-18mm lens. Give her a follow to keep up with her latest adventures.

Craig Turpin – @risingsunphotog

Craig is a professional photographer/videographer, photojournalist and owner of Rising Sun Photography. He’s currently on assignment in Aspen, and his Instagram account is filled with wintry images from the ski resort town. He took this image out the window of the Silver Queen Gondola. It shows the Bell Chairlift and a lone skier on a steep slope on Aspen Mountain. He captured the image with one of his α7 camera bodies and the Sony 70-200mm f/2.8 G Master.

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