Translating the grandiosity of a landscape into a photo for social media is an incredible skill, and that’s why this week we’re featuring a group of photographers who have created and posted eye-catching landscape photos to Instagram. Take a look at their work below 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!
Tag your Sony shots with #BeAlpha for the chance to be featured on AlphaUniverse.com, and follow @sonyalpha for your daily dose of Sony inspiration.
Quay Hu – @aroundq
Quay Hu is a photographer and member of the Alpha Collective. You’ll see a colorful mix of landscape, astroscape, and travel photography as you scroll through his account. When it comes to gear, Quay likes to keep his kit light and small. You can learn more about the Sony Alpha gear he fits in his minimalist kit in his What’s In My Bag article (and watch this video where he tells us about an in-camera trick to get a perfectly-exposed image.) Give him a follow and check out a few beautiful shots he captured in Florida below.
Erik Aune – @mrerikaune
Erik is a Norway-based photographer, visual artist and traveler. Ever since his parents gifted him a camera for a trip he was taking to the Galapagos Islands, he’s been hooked on the hobby of traveling and photographic places all over the world. We love the statement in his Instagram bio, “When in doubt, take the scenic route.” Learn how he captured this mesmerizing blue-hour landscape scene below with the Sony α6300 with the Sony 18-105mm f/4 G in his Behind The Shot article and give him a follow for more natural beauty in your feed.
Lyndsey Faler – @lyndseyfaler
Lyndsey is a Sony photographer based in North Carolina. She lives a life of travel and adventure, and makes a point to capture and share all of nature's beauty that she witnesses. She took this beautiful landscape shot at Badlands National Park.
Kevin Ainslie – @klrkphotography
Kevin is a Scotland-based Sony photographer whose work focuses on nature, travel, landscapes, people and more. Photography has allowed him to travel the world, and as you look through his posts you’ll get an inside look at the magnificent scenes he comes across with his camera. He took the long exposure landscape photo below at the Isle Of Skye using his Sony α7R camera and Sony 24-70mm f/4 lens, and you can learn exactly how he captured it in his Behind The Shot article.
Soham Das – @mountainswildlifenmore
As his Instagram handle discloses, Soham Das uses his Sony α7 III to capture mountains, wildlife and more! During the day you’ll find him working as a software engineer, but outside of that you can find him outdoors with his camera. Check out his account for a colorful variety of photos from all over the world. He created this vibrant landscape photo at the beautiful Cannon Beach in Oregon. Learn how he did it using his Sony α7 III and Sony 24-105mm f/4 G lens in his Behind The Shot article.