We’ve got an awe-inspiring destination to explore here in Southwest Louisiana. Really, it’s remarkably photogenic!  And not just for travelers – our locals are out and about taking in all the sights, sounds and flavors the area’s got to offer. Here are 11 of the best local Igers, aka Instagrammers, who you should be following. (In no particular order.) 

 1. @daddyeaux (nature, wildlife)


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2. @coachbeeson (city scenes, nature shots, wildlife)


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3. @blafleur1003 (city scenes, nature shots, wildlife)


4. @grossesavanne (nature shots, wildlife, water activities, sportsman paradise)


5. @johnodonnell (city scenes, food, outdoor activities)


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6. @lizannemueller (sunrise/sunset shots)


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7. @magregoryphotos (city scenes)


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8. @stevenaperez (city scenes, events)


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9. @franciscarojekdumont (sunsets, city scenes)


10. @dlthibo (city scenes, events)


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11. @wine (food & drink)


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Make sure you're following our Instagram account, @VisitLakeCharles. When posting your Lake Charles photos, make sure to tag them with our hashtags: #VisitLakeCharles, #CreoleNatureTrail and #eatswla. Happy Snapping!