10 More Locals You Should Be Following on Instagram

If you’re not hooked on Instagram yet, you’re missing out! It’s a showcase of talent and inspiration. Whether your interests lie in art, food, music, sports, fashion, nature, or countless other topics, you’ll find something intriguing on Instagram.

Here are ten of our favorite local Instagrammers. While you’re browsing, be sure to follow us at @modernreston for frequent photos of Reston scenes and events.


Kenneth takes beautiful photos of Reston’s scenery and his travels, and he shares insightful descriptions of the phenomena he documents.

MICHAEL MULLINS (@milk_mull)

He’s an athlete who was part of Modern Reston’s parkour article. Check out his thrilling videos of trampoline training, competitive diving, and other impressive feats.

Repost from yesterday because i realized that the music was muted and i was annoyed

A video posted by Michael Mullins (@milk_mull) on

RAYHART (@rayhartart)

You might recognize painter Rayhart from the Reston Market at Lake Anne in the summertime. He shares his colorful, fluid, and semi-abstract paintings on Instagram.

CHRIS WORKS (@cworks434)

The pastry chef at Red’s Table gives a fun behind-the-scenes look at this popular Reston restaurant.

MICHELLE CLONEY (@intenzenden)

This interior designer and stager posts photos of beautiful spaces she has decorated as well as mood boards for inspiration.

ANNIKA BOHN (@skandigirl)

The lovely scenic photos by this Reston resident will inspire you to take a daily walk along Reston’s gorgeous trails.

Wintry morning walk ❄️

A photo posted by Skandigirl-Life in the Suburb! (@skandigirl) on

ALEC BERRY (@roxplosion)

This Reston photographer documents the DC rock scene with dramatic concert photos at some of the area’s best music venues.

#dcrocks #minolta #35mm #RockAndRollHotel #hstreet #postrock #ambientrock #electronica #concertphoto

A photo posted by #dcrocks m/ (@roxplosion) on

LAKSHMI SARKAR (@lakshsarkar)

Lakshmi is a painter and illustrator with a love of color and an exquisite flair for fashion illustration.

FUN IN FAIRFAX (@funinfairfax)

The Instagram account for the travel blog Fun in Fairfax VA is a great resource for information about local hikes, events, and landmarks.

CHARLOTTE GEARY (@charlottegearyphotography)

Finally I mention my own account, filled with photography of Reston scenes and other DC-area locations. Check it out, and drop me a note to say hi!

What a gorgeous night it is on Lake Anne! I loved sitting by the water tonight and watching these two love birds drift along.

A photo posted by Charlotte Geary (@charlottegearyphotography) on

Who are your favorite local Instagrammers? Tell us in the comments!

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  • Fun In Fairfax

    Thank you for including us on this wonderful list. Happy to have more great, local Instagrammers to follow!