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No photographer on this list is alike, but they all have something in common… They are extraordinary at capturing the people, places, life, and beauty all around Birmingham. If you’re in need of some inspo, keep scrolling to see some of their work, and make sure to give them a follow to bring the inspiration back to your feed.
There’s definitely no shortage of talented photographers in Birmingham. And seeing the city + the beautiful people in it through their lenses is one of our favorite things. We love sharing their work when we can. But we want to do more than just give credit in the captions. Here are 22 local photographers you need to be following on Insta—plus hear from a few about why they do what they do.