Top 10 Instagram Photos of 2016

Our most-liked images of the year

Since everything these days seems to be measured in likes, shares, and comments, it’d be silly of us not to dish out our Top 10 Instagram posts of the past year. From aerial shots that capture an El Nińo ablaze in California to rifling views of the Gold Coast in Australia, what you like depends not on where, but rather the capability of a photographer to capture the ocean’s beautiful perfection in its many forms. Here’s what made you hit the button that much more for in 2016. Enjoy, and we’ll see you in the new year.

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