For anyone who is forever enamored by how gorgeous San Francisco is, there are plenty of accounts that’ll let you get your fix of breathtaking shots regularly. From San Francisco-based photographers who know just the right spots to capture that perfect panorama to accounts that use hashtags to select some of the most stunning imagery of the city, here are some of the best Instagrams to follow for unabashed San Francisco-philes.
(Note: As we know that this is by no means an extensive list, tell us about your favorite San Francisco accounts below in the comments!)
While he’ll have shots of other locales sprinkled in, this account has some of our favorite sunrise and sunset images of the city.
This San Francisco native knows what he’s doing, and takes some particularly eye-catching night shots.
An aggregate account run by photographer Oscar Nilsson, nowrongwaysf features a whole range of photographers capturing SF from their unique vantage points for a diverse feed.
In between pretty nature stills you’ll find stunning shots of SF, sometimes taken from dizzying heights.
You probably won’t find a photographer with crisper images of the city. The San Francisco-based shooter specializes in mesmerizing, high resolution captures.
Wild Bay Area
This account is a mix of Bay Area natural landscapes and cityscapes from all different photographers, featuring plenty of shots of sea and sky—especially sunsets.
He calls himself an “aspiring photographer” on his Instagram bio, but one look through his stunning shots of the city (especially the Golden Gate Bridge) and you’ll see it’s an understatement.
In addition to pretty, zoomed-out captures of the city, this aggregate account mixes in smaller moments too, like a nice dinner, an interesting wall mural, and other eye-catching SF moments.
Carl Wilson, a Bay Area-based photographer, has gotten some pretty epic captures of Karl, San Francisco’s legendary fog.
UpOut San Francisco
Not to toot our own horns too much, but we’ve got some pretty fantastic captures on our feed via a range of photographers that consistently impress us with beautiful shots of the city. (Bonus: You can nominate to yourself to be featured on our account by tagging #UpOutSF.)
Time to get lost in stunning images of San Francisco.