National Geographic, the heaven for high-quality photography from all over the world, is also a major force on Instagram where its 6,830 images recently topped 1 billion likes from 20.9 million followers.
By handing over the keys to photographers who are out in the field, National Geographic has been able to give its Instagram followers immediate and intimate access to the marvels of our planet.
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As Instagram director of community Amanda Kelso stated:
"The @natgeo account represents the best of Instagram, with images that instantly transport you to some of the most unique and remote places in the world. With its team of photographers, National Geographic has embraced the storytelling possibilities of Instagram and built an enormous following with a diverse, new generation of people who can explore the world through its imagery."
So let's explore!
Here are some of the craziest NatGeo images your eyeballs have ever seen
1 - These monkeys chilling in their natural Spa
2 - Forget about your indoor rock climbing gym
3 - Just WOW
4 - The hunter with possibly the longest whip you have ever seen
5 - ...NOPE
6 - YUP
7 - This family literally riding home
8 - And this other family of fluffs
9 - Your dream break from the summer heat
10 - This guy which you shouldn't distract for any reason
And these gorillas taking selfies in the bathroom: