How to Photograph Glaciers in Winter

How to Photograph Glaciers in Winter Glaciers are dramatic any time of year, but in winter they are surreal. Though more subtle when snow enfolds them, their blue heart shines through. It's the density of ice that brings out this startling color. Longer wavelengths in the color spectrum (red) are absorbed while shorter ones (blue) are [...]

How to Photograph Northern Lights

How to Photograph Northern Lights in 10 Easy Steps To successfully photograph northern lights is an incredibly rewarding life experience. It can also be fraught with challenges, which are broken down into 10 manageable steps here. Be sure to read Winter Photography Tips  additional photography advice. You will need To be at a high latitude [...]

How to Photograph Winter Landscapes

How to Photograph Winter Landscapes Extremes can make the scene, and from snowscapes to sky shows, ice fog to ice flows, the Alaska provides plenty of photo-worthy extremes in which to photograph winter landscapes. You will need 1 wintery scene with a foreground subject, middle ground and background Moderate amount of low angle of [...]

Photography Tips – Shooting in Winter

Winter Photography Tips Are you dreaming of photographing winter scenes?...  Tree boughs draped in new fallen snow. Dark waters met by white shores. The low solstice sun throwing long shadows across crystalline meadows. Whatever your vision, successful winter photography takes preparedness. Conditions change fast and if you're not ready, an amazing scene might be gone before [...]

By |2018-08-03T12:18:07-08:00December 20th, 2015|Alaska Photography, Alaska Photography Tours, Creative Tips, Photography Advice, Photography Tips, Photography Tours and Workshops, Winter Photography|Comments Off on Photography Tips – Shooting in Winter

How to Shoot Aerial Photography

How to Photograph from the Air Many magnificent corners of Alaska are reachable only by air. Aerial photography is fun and not terribly difficult, but there are a few recommended considerations when shooting from the sky: Choose a shutter speed that's at least double the focal length of the lens. This will compensate for [...]

By |2018-04-26T12:33:09-08:00October 19th, 2014|Photography Tours and Workshops|0 Comments

News – So Long Summer | Alaska Photo Treks Wraps up First Season

So Long Summer Recapping the First Season of Alaska Photo Tours. Is it really September already?!!! Our first season of operation was a blur. Fortunately, we have decent panning skills and were able to grab a few frames from our Alaska photo tours while it whizzed by. We sure had fun sharing photography in our beautiful [...]

By |2018-04-30T00:01:22-08:00August 31st, 2014|Photography Tours and Workshops|0 Comments