Manhattan, New York, NY
This Manhattan tattoo parlor's Instagram feed is filled with large-scale work, sharp lines, and great use of color on realistic renditions of animals, planetary bodies, statues, and more. Blackfish Tattoo's feed is a delight to go through.
Ocho Placas Tattoo Company
This parlor features two great artists, Samantha Mancino - specializing in fine grayscale work, and Javier Betancourt - specializing in neo-traditional work.
Shamrock Social Club
Los Angeles, CA
The owner of this establishment is Mark Mahoney, a pioneer who has tattooed Lady Gaga and David Beckham. Shamrock Social Club is known as the best black and grey shop within a few thousand miles.