Aurora Tour

Aurora Tour from Anchorage To witness auroras rippling across the northern night sky over moonlit, snowy peaks and shining across dark water is an experience to be remembered a lifetime. Alaska Photo Treks offers an aurora tour departing from the Anchorage area and traveling within a 60-mile radius to some incredibly scenic, dark-sky locations. Of course, [...]

Chasing Light

One of the best things about being an Alaska photo tour guide is that it puts you in touch with so many interesting people. This past summer, I had the honor of meeting and hosting full-time world traveler, intrepid spirit and all around cool person, Sherry Ott. It was fun showcasing the best that the Anchorage area [...]

By | 2017-01-09T23:37:28+00:00 November 20th, 2016|Photography Tours and Workshops|0 Comments

Art of Seeing

Photography | The Art of Seeing and Sharing At the peak of film photography in 1999, Kodak estimated 80 billion photos were taken that year. It's difficult to get a firm number of the amount snapped annually today, but considering what's shared across social media platforms, it's got to be in the trillions. No doubt about [...]

By | 2017-05-27T13:23:30+00:00 November 6th, 2016|Photography Tours and Workshops|0 Comments

Photographing Fall Colors

Autumn on Our Doorstep Photographing Fall Colors At 61° north, autumn does not creep in on little cat feet, it thunders in like a bull moose in rut...and for a brief moment, the landscape explodes in crimson and gold. Photographing fall colors in Alaska is a short season. While photographers at lower [...]

By | 2017-01-19T22:02:31+00:00 September 1st, 2016|Photography Tours and Workshops|0 Comments

Instructional Photography Tours

Master Your Camera | Learn Photography on Tour in Alaska! The tickets are bought, hotels booked, and you're down to deciding things to do for your upcoming Alaska trip. It might also be time to think about finally learning to shoot that nice camera you got before your last vacation, but never took out of auto [...]

Photographing Winter Sunsets

Shoot Recipe | Photographing Winter Sunsets Ice flows coming in on high tide at Beluga Point .4 sec at f/20, ISO 50, 16mm, on tripod with slow shutter to show movement of ice In a mostly monochromatic season, sunsets can provide photographers an abundance of colorful relief. The setting sun is [...]