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Soak In The Views On This Instagram Follow Friday

Whether it be from a popular city rooftop or a mountaintop in the backcountry, these Sony photographers are getting out and capturing the incredible views our world has to offer. Check out their accounts and give them a follow. Then make sure you tag your own Sony shots on Instagram with #BeAlpha for the chance to be featured on AlphaUniverse.com, and give @sonyalpha a follow for your daily dose of creative inspiration.

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

Rachel Jones Ross – @rachel_jones_ross

Rachel is a member of the Sony Alpha Imaging Collective who calls the Canadian Rockies home. She likes to get out in the mountains and capture the beautiful views, which often include star-filled skies. Learn more about how she manages to photograph such views in Ten Tips for Creative Images In A Surreal Winter Landscape. She caught this great view below in Banff National Park.

Aaron – @patagoniatothenorthpole

Aaron is an adventurer and Sony photographer who calls Patagonia his favorite playground. He likes to use natural foreground in his shots to create mystique in his photography. Check out this view of El Chaltén he captured below using his Sony α7 III and Sony 85mm f/1.8.

Kyle Huber – @asenseofhuber

Kyle’s Instagram account boasts bright and colorful photos from his travels, of which there have been many! This Alpha Collective member gave us an inside look at the gear he uses on those travels in What’s In My Bag: Kyle Huber’s Essential Photo Gear When He Hits The Road. Take a look at these fiery sunset views he captured in Moab, Utah. Wow!

Louis Cole – @funforlouis

Louis is a travel vlogger and another member of the Alpha Collective. He travels all over the world capturing some of the most magnificent views, all the while documenting and sharing his experiences with his audience. The photo below is a rooftop view from the beautiful Colombian city of Cartagena.

Michael Kagerer – @michaelkagerer

Michael is a digital creator based in Munich. His Instagram account is filled with mystical and moody images of amazing places. Check out this dreamy view he captured of the redwoods in New Zealand with the Sony α6000. “I used the gridlines to find the middle [of this frame] and made the corners blurry in the edit later. This puts the focus to the little bridge and gives more depth."


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