There’s nothing like a magnificent shot of an oil rig against a gorgeous sunset. For the past year photographers have turned their lenses toward the oil and gas industry, and the results are breathtaking. What better platform to scour for these money shots than Instagram itself?

We searched, and we found.

Included here are the ten best oil and gas photographs posted to Instagram from 2016. We hope you enjoy them.

About The Author Thomas Kuegler

I am a full-time journalist, travel blogger, and digital nomad currently traveling the United States. I'm a regular contributor at The Huffington Post, and my work has also been featured on sites like The Inquisitr and The Odyssey Online. Some of my hobbies include cooking, reading, and having uncontrollable fits of excitement whenever I see dogs. I have a Bachelor's Degree in Marketing from Messiah College, and in the future I want to backpack Europe by myself, meeting amazing and wonderful people around every corner.