Every year the cameras in our smart phones receive upgrades, blurring the lines when it comes to how and where you can get a quality image from. With these upgrades, the internet has progressively become oversaturated when it comes to the photography market. Due to this, individuals have had to find ways to differentiate themselves.

Along with these upgrades, the inception of Instagram in 2010 has caused the rise of the phony photographer to become an epidemic online. The attention to the fundamentals of photography, coupled with marketing strategy and networking ability have helped a few photographers rise in popularity amongst Hip-Hop artists specifically. From the home of thirst traps and overly-filtered photos, we have pulled together this list, shedding light on a few Hip-Hop photographers that are definitely worth following on Instagram.  

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