23/12/2014 06:25 GMT | Updated 20/05/2015 06:12 BST

Instagram 2014: Best Photos Of The Year

Instagram is the medium through which we share and see, and like, the aesthetically beautiful.

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2014 has been a year of scrolling through EPIC photos, filtered to perfection and complete with hashtag, @ mention and every emoji going.


From THAT Oscars selfie, to London Fashion Week fabulousness, Kim and Kanye kissing on their wedding day right through to Beyoncé and Blue Ivy's Halloween ensemble - the pics have been insane.

That shot of Mrs Kim Kardashian West and Yeezus is officially the most popular Instagram photo of all time receiving a cool 2.4 million likes (quelle surprise) according to the social network's year in review.

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Taylor Swift, Kendall Jenner, Harry Styles and Cara Delevingne also ranked up serious likes earning them and their selfies/fancy dress garb - and in Cara's case her bunny rabbit Cecil - a place on the app's most popular Instagrams of the year list.

Here's a look at our edit of 2014's coolest, quirkiest, hottest Instagrams.

It's not just the A-listers we've been keeping tabs on, we also like accounts like Yoga Girl (most flexible woman on earth, hands down), Zoella aka YouTube vlogger (with 6,637,339 subscribers) of all things beauty and fashion - and Jamie Oliver. He knows the way to our hearts.

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