Special Places – Seldovia, Alaska

Special Places - The Visual Treasures of Seldovia, Alaska Owner and Guide, Jody Overstreet has traveled out of Anchorage to other Alaska locales a few times this season, including two trips to Seldovia. Throughout the year, Jody teaches, leads photo tours, and scouts interesting locations in and around Anchorage to include in our Sunset Photo Safari and Twilight [...]

By | 2018-08-01T12:31:34+00:00 September 5th, 2016|Alaska Photography|Comments Off on Special Places – Seldovia, Alaska

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 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 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+00:00 October 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+00:00 August 31st, 2014|Photography Tours and Workshops|0 Comments