For the longest time now, Instagram has been a platform for both professional and aspiring photographers around the world.
From portrait, landscape, to even food photography; accounts with an appealing aesthetic have gained huge amounts of followers over the years. With Hong Kong being one of the world’s most modern cities, photographers around town have built portfolios on Instagram in which millennials have grown to look up to and use as inspiration for their own work.
We’ve gathered the top 10 Hong Kong Instagram accounts that will inspire you to capture the beauty of this city or even build a portfolio like these talented individuals:
With over two hundred thousand followers, architect Vivien Liu incorporates her design and creative eye when it comes to taking photos of her surroundings. Be it landscape, portrait or urban photography, Vivien definitely has the eye for capturing the best out of her subjects.
Fellow certified Instagram user, Elaine Li, has been on the platform for about 15 years now. As an art director, Elaine takes advantage of her skill and uses it to capture stunning images of places, people and objects.
London born and bred photographer, Edward Barnieh brings out the vibrancy and life in his photos. Edward’s feed is quite diverse like Vivien and Elaine’s, from travel, portrait to street shots of Hong Kong, this Instagram is definitely worth the follow.
Fellow architect, Kevin Mak, captures Hong Kong in every angle possible. His images not only look good, but also tells a story behind it. Follow Kevin’s Instagram
It’s all about symmetry and precision for creative director, Victor Cheng. His images are quite pleasing to the eye as the colours are well balanced and his attention to detail is spot on.
Known as one of Hong Kong’s adventurous roof-toppers, Daniel Lau takes his photography to a whole other level. Although it isn’t advised to do so, Daniel pushes boundaries by climbing up extremely high skyscrapers for that perfect shot. Witness Hong Kong from a different point of view by checking out Daniel’s account.
Co-founder of the successful travel and food blog, That Food Cray, Nicole Fung has one of the best food accounts on Instagram. Follow her for all things food related and you’ll be starving in no time.
Full time Canadian writer, thisgirlabroad, is all about travel, food and adventure. Join her following to discover parts of Hong Kong you’ve never explored and indulge in her vibrant lifestyle photos.
Phoenix Kwok has a very cool and minimal aesthetic to her photos on Instagram. If you’re looking to clean your feed, Phoenix’s account is the one to follow.
Travel writer, Muimui, will have you drooling over your phone in seconds. Her food photos are “on point” and her travel photos make you want to book the next flight out as soon as possible.
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