Since its launching in 2010, Instagram came a long way as the OG photo and video sharing application. Celebrities have been using this platform for various reasons. Some shares their daily lives, others promote products, while most feature their aesthetics. IG users showcase their creativity and style through the cohesion of their feed, the theme and color of their posts, and most of all, the content of the photos they share.
Talking about photos, one of the most highly-acclaimed fashion photographers in the Philippines is Seven Barretto. He has been the go-to photographer of celebrities. With more than 70,000 followers, Seven is known to have a lit IG feed.
Choose your bet from photoshoots of local and international icons, to beauty queens, and actors. Aside from his main, Seven also promotes three other Instagram accounts that feature photos from his studio, works, and travel getaways.
Seven and his photos
As a fashion and celebrity photographer, Seven Barretto covered different concepts of photoshoots which he has been sharing on his IG. Some actors he photographed include Nadine Lustre, Kathryn Bernardo, Liza Soberano, and Enrique Gil.
In the international landscape, Momoland, a South Korean girl group that has been a global sensation, was featured on his IG as his first cover for 2020.
Furthermore, as regards the pageant industry, Seven is also the photographer of queens. Miss Universe Phililippines 2020 Rabiya Mateo is one of his frequent photoshoot subjects. In these differently-themed photos, Rabiya’s beauty and glam were showcased as well as her outfits.
Likewise, Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach was also featured in his feed a couple of times in different photoshoots. Almost all Filipina beauty queens from the four major pageants are included on his feed which adds extravagance to his feed.
Moreover, Seven has worked with various brands and magazines. He has been producing photos for magazine conglomerates in the country.
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Aside from being a beauty photographer, Seven also has a keen interest in traveling. He features his snaps from different destinations he has been in. There are shots from Batanes, Boracay, and Siargao on his feed. He featured the beauty of the Philippine beaches and breath-taking sceneries.
Seven also shared photos from his travel abroad such as in South Korea and Hong Kong. He featured the temples, sceneries, and random busy streets. Photos in this part of his feed has a same theme that are truly pleasing to the eyes.
Likewise, in his travel account, Seven shared his beach-bod photos in different tourist spots in the country. He had been in Boracay Island, Palawan, and Zambales, to name a few.
IGtorials and Studio 7
More artistic content can be found in Seven’s two more accounts. His creative dump account called IGtorials or Instagram Editorials features more photos from his photoshoots. All of which are post-processed in different themes and concepts. There are set of photos that look chic and quirky. There are some that scream elegance. Other photos that simply showcase beauty at its finest.
Likewise, Seven’s studio and namesake’s account highlights more shots of celebrities. Some stars posted in Studio Seven’s Gram include Piolo Pascual, Donny Pangilinan and Belle Mariano.
Seven Barretto is a certified must-follow celebrity on Instagram. All photos in his feed are creatively shot. It seems like every photo update in his account is an upgrade of the previous one. His captures are IG-worthy; plus, he uses his platform intelligently. Follow his account through this link.
Angelo has always been interested in photography and writing. He has been participating in various photography-related events since high school. Street photography is his most favorite type as he believes that this is where life is the most candid - where inequality, denigration, love, and hope coexist everyday. One day, he aspires to be an environmental photojournalist that does his part for a better world.