For centuries, artists of all kinds have found inspiration in the wonderful City of Lights. Considered by many as one of the most beautiful and romantic cities in the world, Paris rarely fails to impress. If you are looking for some photography inspiration for your upcoming trip, these are some of the best Paris Instagram accounts you should follow.

On this list, you will find a wide range of styles and perspectives. Each of the featured Instagram accounts has found its own particular angle in which to cover a city with many faces. Have a look and experience the sophisticated charm, gourmet flavors, and iconic architecture of iconic Paris. 

Best Paris Instagram Accounts

1. by.steph

Stéphanie’s gallery is a collection of colorful images of her daily life around Paris. With warm tones and a great eye for composition, it’s hard not to feel inspired to visit Paris right away!

2. capra311

French photographer Jean-Philippe Mattei is passionate about traveling and urban photography. We dig the golden tones in his photos and his use of unusual angles. Go have a look at his gallery!

3. desserted_in_paris

What better way to see what Paris has to offer than by drooling over hundreds of desserts? Chef pâtissier Tal Spiegel had the brilliant idea of creating an IG gallery featuring exquisite pastries and matching them with his shoe collection. Talk about a win/win!

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4. evenskild

The muted tones in Evenskild‘s photos add a certain vintage-like quality to their atmosphere that takes us back in time.

5. globalworming

Aurélie Guisiano is a French photographer based in Paris. She first felt inspired to take on photography by David LaChapelle’s fantastic work. By contrast, her images feature everyday scenes in lovely Paris bathed in a beautiful light.

6. javiernapi

Javier Piña is a Colombian photographer based in Paris. In his account, he features many places that area bit more unusual and off the beaten path. He also runs the @parisenespanol IG account, where he shares many of his travel tips in Spanish.

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At a time when the whole flowy dress lifestyle shots seem to be overdone, Katie Giorgadze still manages to keep it fresh. Originally from Georgia (the country), she has built a solid following around her fashion blog and IG account.

8. lesparisdelaura

Laura is a Parisian blogger who is passionate about everything brunch. Both her blog and Instagram gallery are full of yummy shots and tips about the best brunch places in Paris. She also organizes a monthly Insta Brunch in which she gets together with other content creators for an all out brunch extravaganzza.

9. monsieur_z

There is something about the streets of Paris that makes them perfect for black and white photography, perhaps even more than other cities. And monsieur_z does a great job capturing the Parisian essence in his photos.

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10. nathparis

Like many, Nathalie Geffroy started to develop her photography skills by falling in love with Instagram. Since then, she has attracted a considerable following, and her gallery is one of the most popular Paris Instagram accounts. Her passion for capturing beautiful images takes her on a daily journey to discover the magic of Paris as well as the world at large.

11. pierregentile_

For some simply stunning shots of Paris by night, have a look at Pierre Gentile‘s IG account. You’ll probably like them as much as we do!

12. sara_michelle_murawski

Sara Murawski is an American ballerina who loves to spend time in Europe, particularly in Paris. Go on and watch her turn the prettiest spots in Paris into her stage.

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13. seb_gordon

Art director Sébastien Pélegrin is passionate about photography, particularly B&W street photography. In his gallery, he showcases the little details that catch his eye in his daily life in Paris and during his travels. For more street photography, you should check his second IG account.

14. slanelle

If you want to see the most colorful places in Paris, have a look at Slanelle‘s profile. This travel and lifestyle blogger loves to share all the things she loves, from music to fashion and her favorite places in Paris and abroad.

15. sliceofpai

Based in Paris, Joann Pai is a Canadian food and travel photographer whose work has been featured in publications like Vogue, Condé Nast Traveler, and The New York Times. Her gallery is an endless stream of delicacies, which will surely make you hungry.

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16. tatiana_liccia

Tatiana likes to create her own version of reality in her images, which make the City of Lights appear even dreamier than it already is.

17. vutheara

Designer and photographer VuTheara Kham is one of the most successful Instagramers in France. With over a million followers, he has collaborated with many big brands and touristic destinations. He has a keen eye for capturing everyday moments on the streets and turning them into something special.

18. wonguy974

Olivier Wong first moved to Paris to work as an engineer. However, his passion for photography led him down a different path and he now works a a photographer. He likes to capture scenes featuring beautiful lights and reflections. In his IG gallery, you will find stunning images of Paris bathed in a gorgeous golden sunlight.

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If you liked this list, you might also enjoy these selections for some of the best Instagram accounts to follow from New York, London, and Barcelona. And for more travel inspiration, you can also follow me on Instagram.

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Do you follow any inspiring Paris Instagram accounts that you would like to recommend? Share it with us in the comments section!

This post was first published on October 28th, 2015 and last updated on May 10th, 2019.

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