Instagram has always been a repository of timely and perfectly captured photographs. Anyone with a slightly good camera in hand, can be a master at this game. So, in search of some of the best pictures taken in the year, it was only obvious that we turn to Instagram, where amateur and professional are at the same level.
So, from food to travel, from documentary to decor, here are our pick of 15 evocative Instagram posts in a year that has otherwise been pretty grey. If you had missed them before, we have got your back.