Colourful scenes and portraits… Find inspiration with our Instagram selection #173.  Discover seven Instagram accounts that have caught our eye this week.


Chris Gerard photographs the ordinary and fragments from the city. The photographer presents here a colourful and surprising gallery. Chris Gerard displays some of his pictures of Detroit, a city he loves deeply.

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Originally from California, Taro is now based in Kyoto. His Instagram gallery can be read like a diary, a narrative of his life in the East. His pastel-coloured photographs beautify the cities and dreamy landscapes of Japan.

© Taro Moberly / Instagram


Apart from the fact that she is from Switzerland, we hardly know anything about Daphna, aka seeavton. The photographer presents, on her Instagram gallery, a deeply intimate universe. Among the delicate portraits, you’ll discover that she has a certain fascination for hands.

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Laura, the owner of @ellegramm account, has a “vintage spirit”. The photographer plays with props and textures to create unique self-portraits. A sparkling gallery.

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Adriana Roslin is an Italian-Spanish photographer who inspires the Instagram community with poetic and mysterious photographs. The photographer has a real ability to capture the various personalities and identities of her models. A beautiful source of inspiration.

© Adriana Roslin / Instagram


Prince Gyasi presents on his Instagram colourful photos of his friends and family members. All of them come from Ghana, his birth country. A powerful portrait of humanity.

© Prince Gyasi / Instagram


Paolo Barretta is not only a photographer, he is also a director. This explains his strong taste for composition, and light. An essential Instagram account for movie lovers.

© Paolo Barretta / Instagram