Insider Tips – Top 30 Alaska Photography Subjects and When to Shoot Them

Top 30 Alaska Photography Subjects by Season Ever wondered when's the best time to photograph brown bear snatching salmon from a cascading falls... alpine meadows carpeted with wildflowers... northern lights whipping across the night sky... or tail slapping whales in a coastal fjord? Alaska provides scenes like these and so much more, but they're seasonal [...]

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Photography Tips – One Simple Way to Improve Your Photos

One Simple Way to Improve Your Photos At the peak of film photography in 1999, Kodak estimated 80 billion photos were taken. According to Mary Meeker's annual Internet Trends report, an average of 1.8 billion were uploaded every single day during 2014. That totals an incredible 657 billion photos per year!  No doubt about it, we're [...]

By | 2018-08-01T12:31:00+00:00 November 6th, 2016|Photography Tours and Workshops|Comments Off on Photography Tips – One Simple Way to Improve Your Photos

Photography Tips – 3 Ways Photograph Winter Sunsets

3 Ways to Photograph Winter Sunsets It's a subject we never tire of: the setting sun. How many times have you seen a line of cars veer into a scenic pullout just as the last rays exit the stage in an explosion of color across the sky, prompting a frenzy of picture taking? If this [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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