Tag Archives: Alaska photos

Alaska aviation image of the day: Oct. 3, 2017

A Cessna 185 taxis at dusk on Lake Hood Seaplane Base-PALH recently on a windless autumn evening. Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto 2017
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Heat Wave Creates Mirage Type Photographs at ANC

Mirage Effect in Photographs- Heat waves on black asphalt or cement surfaces have taken with a telephoto lens can make a dramatic mirage type effect. This image was taken on a hot afternoon at ANC with a 100-400mm zoom lens. Note the distortion and reflections on the pavement. Due to Anchorage’s high latitude and cool […]

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Sunset on an Executive Jet

A Walmart Executive jet rolls out of the ramp and Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport as the sunsets to the west over the Cook Inlet. Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto
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Anchorage Airport Wins Air Cargo Awards

Award Winning Service and Location- The Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (TSAIA) has been awarded Air Cargo Excellence (ACE) Awards in three separate categories. TSAIA won the ACE Award for the best North American Airport, the Specialty Cargo Category, and the Platinum Award for airports with over 1 Million Tons Category. The Air Cargo Excellence […]

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Dec. 30, 2017-Alaska aviation sunset image of the day

Hoping that everyone has time to reflect on 2016 and lets it go. Think positive, and have a great new year in 2017. Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto
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Beaver on the Ruth

Photography on snow and glaciers- To make good photographs on or in snow, in the mountains and on glaciers you have to expose for the subject–not the scene. If you have no subject, as in a landscape image, over expose one stop, or 0+…1 in your viewfinder. This is necessary when making portraits in snow […]

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Alaska Aircraft Photography of the day: Sept. 7, 2016

Radial engine aircraft at Merrill Field/PAMR Alaska. The engine on the left is on a Stinson L-1 and on an AT-6 in the background.Explore the best aircraft photography and aircraft portraits of Alaska - Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto
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Alaska aviation image of the day: Sept. 2, 2016

FedEx MD-11 and Cessna 208s parked at the FedEx Hub at Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport on a hazy morning. Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto

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Alaska aviation image of the day: June 1, 2016

  They say that there is no bigger smile than that of a person after they return from flying. So this is the case with photographer Matt Faubion who flew with pilot Ian Reid in his two-place Calidus autogyro. Reid flew the autogyro with his wife Linda from the Lower 48 to their home in […]

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Alaska aviation image of the day: May 19, 2016

Half a pickup truck moves a Rust's Cessna 206 on floats around Aviation Drive at Lake Hood Seaplane Base recently. Alaska aircrafts- Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto 2016 @TSAIAirport @AlaskaPixs
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