Monthly Archives: August 2015

#WorldPhotographyDay – Top 10 Posts on Instagram

19th August is celebrated as #WorldPhotographyDay across the World and the day has gained more awareness specially after the digital penetration. The craze and simplicity of photography has increased over the years thanks to the varied devices that people own. Even a simple mobile phone with a camera can be sufficient for a person interested in photography to show his/her skills. No wonder, the hashtag #WorldPhotographyDay kept trending on all social media channels and we could see many of our friends share their photographs from their collection too.

In the digital space, Instagram is the best channel to share photographs and no wonder as and when this blogpost was written the platform received about 36,312 posts on the hashtag #WorldPhotographyDay. Thanks to the Top Posts feature of the Instagram, we could easily notice the most engaged images on the platform around the hashtag. I have collated below the same.

Post No. 1 – Jen Selter, famous American fitness model – 185k likes, 3,520+ comments

Jen Selter - famous American fitness model

Jen Selter – famous American fitness model

Post No. 2 – London – An Instagram handle that shared London’s story through breathtaking images – 41k likes, 365 comments

London

St. Paul’s Cathedral, London

Post No. 3 – CARLiFESTYLE – World famous media outlet for automotive enthusiasts – 34.5k likes, 72 comments

CARLiFESTYLE - Media Outlet for Automotive Enthusiasts

CARLiFESTYLE – Media Outlet for Automotive Enthusiasts

Post No. 4 – Friendscaps – 30k likes, 1100+ comments

Friendscaps

Friendscaps

Post No. 5 – UFC – 25.4k likes, 260+ comments

UFC

UFC

Post No. 6 – ESPN – 23k likes, 164+ comments

Cricket being played at Pakistan’s Neelum Valley

Cricket being played at Pakistan’s Neelum Valley

Post No. 7 – International Space Station – 18k likes, 205+ comments

Night view from the International Space Station

Night view from the International Space Station

Post No. 8 – Coca-Cola – 16k likes, 135+ comments

Crowdsourced by Coca-cola from @mystapaki

Crowdsourced by Coca-cola from @mystapaki

Post No. 9 – Toronto MapleLeafs – 13.7k likes, 290+ comments

Mats Sundin

Mats Sundin

Post No. 10 – Classics Daily – 12.7k likes, 92+ comments

'59 Apache

’59 Apache

If you came across some other stunning images, share the url in the comments section.

PS: The engagement stats mentioned for each of the images above may keep changing as time progresses.