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 [...]

By | 2018-08-01T12:30:02+00:00 May 29th, 2017|Photography Advice|2 Comments

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 – Master Your Camera on Tour!

Learn Photography on Tour in Alaska! The tickets are purchased, hotels booked, and you're down to deciding what you want to do on your upcoming Alaska trip. It might not sound like the best time to learn photography on tour - especially with that nice camera you got before your last trip, but never [...]

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 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 [...]