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    Posted on Dec 29, 2013

    16 Instagram Accounts That Will Make You Want To Grow A Beard And Move To The Pacific Northwest

    Get out that beanie and flannel.

    1. @tullitha

    Taking photos all over the coast, Tullitha highlights the best parts of the Pacific Northwest (PNW): the nature, the culture, and the quiet you can only get when surrounded by green.

    2. @mn8er

    Jake Sargeant's Instagram features photos from his many travels (most recently an unreal collection from Iceland), but he's based in the PNW and his work reflects it.

    3. @ianandrewnelson

    Ian Andrew Nelson says he is "a dreamer and journeyer" and he isn't lying. His Instagram is a collection of photos from around the Portland area that look so good you'll think you're dreaming.

    4. @megaguire

    Greg Maguire is a photographer based in the PNW. He says that he captures "images as a way of reminding myself and others that there's plenty of awe left in this world."

    5. @thenosyt

    Tyson Edwards is a photographer based in Seattle, Wash. His Instagram photos show the wide range of environments found in and around the city.

    *His Instagram is not totally in black and white.

    6. @cannellevanille

    First and foremost a food Instagram, Cannelle will not only make you want to move to Seattle but right into her house if she'll take you.

    7. @bvickery

    Ben Vickery sees Portland, Ore., in a different way than many of the other photographers on our list. With an eye for architecture and details, he shows a unique view of the city.

    8. @coryacrawford

    Cory's photos of the wild terrain in Washington will make you wonder why you haven't moved already.

    9. @lauralawsonvisconti

    Laura Lawson Visconti is an artist and author based in Seattle. She is slowly losing her vision due to a rare degenerative eye condition called retinitis pigmentosa and has been using her Instagram to capture the beauty of the world around her.

    10. @veekster

    Veekster's Instagram is a mix of portraits and beautiful iPhone-only photos from around Seattle.

    11. @kinfolk

    Go behind the scenes of Kinfolk Magazine with their beautiful Instagram account.

    12. @benjhaisch

    Benj Haisch is a wedding photographer based in Seattle. His Instagram is a mix of people on their happiest day and the environment that makes that possible.

    13. @jontaylorsweet

    Jonathan's photos are so beautiful it's hard to believe that they were taken on an iPhone 5.

    14. @michaelgiroux

    Michael Giroux a self-taught photographer based in Seattle.

    15. @withhearts

    Cory Staudacher is a designer and photographer who uses Instagram to show both his portraits and landscape photography from around Seattle.

    16. @ayakateal

    Ayaka Terakawa is not a professional photographer, but you wouldn't know it from her Instagram, which captures Portland life so beautifully.

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