Out Rochester, made by and for Med City’s LGBTQ+ community, started as a mid-pandemic way for members to post short profiles introducing themselves, so people with things in common could connect over Instagram. It’s quickly become a way for lonely folx to connect in even more ways, as account moderator Madison has helped organize two “Letters of Love” drives … so far.


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Once again, the Post Bulletin’s photo staff is one of the best out there — and web editor Andy Link’s tech-forward approach (yes, he has a drone) stands out among Rochester’s photo accounts. Follow the PB on Facebook for video and livestream content as well!


Artist and graphic designer Missy Schuman Hagen has spent the past several months filling her grid with all types of illustrations — from banana phones to cats eating ice cream. Follow now for some truly wild entries in her 100-day art challenge.

If you know of (or have) a cool, artistic Instagram account, feel free to email us at ahalliwell@rochestermagazine.com or message our IG account, @507magazine.