While it is no longer a secret that Instagram may be one of the biggest blessings (and curses) of this generation, we thought we would take a moment and help channel the daily flood of photos to just eight of our favorite Instagram accounts. Here’s to hoping that these photos may inspire you to get off your phone (or computer in this case) and go on an adventure - specifically in our beloved backyard, Hawaii!
P.s. Follow us on Instagram @surfingthenations
Two brothers, Nainoa and Makana, capturing their exploration of their Hawaii Nei through the air, on land and in the sea.
Designer and adventurer. A Hawaii local capturing the beauty of his surroundings and friends.
The man who made the unique beauty of shore-breaking waves and the fantasy of Hawaii visually accessible to the ravenous masses.
An account that boasts “the best photos of Hawaii”. They repost, give shout-outs and promote the beauty of the Islands through the camera lenses of its people.
Hawaii’s Oahu-based, no-cost surf magazine connecting local surfers with local stories, local businesses and local events.
A young fashion designer and lifestyle trend-setter living on the North Shore of Oahu and living “a life that demands an explanation”.
Shark attack survivor, surfer, environmentalist and photographer.
Aerial photographer based on the North Shore of Oahu. Check out the amazing videos on his vimeo account as well https://vimeo.com/94588380
(Written by: Akela Newman)