Tag Archives: Lake Hood Seaplane Base

Alaska aviation image of the day: Oct.21, 2017

Grumman Goose N703 on a high speed water taxi at the Lake Hood Seaplane Base recently. Headed back to the Goose Hangar before ice forms on the lake. Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto 2017
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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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Alaska aviation image of the day: Sept. 30, 2017

Pilatus PC-12 over Lake Hood Sea Plane Base during the Alaska Aviation Festival and Fly-bys. Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto
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Alaska aviation image of the day Sept. 2, 2017

Governor Bill Walker has issued a proclamation declaring September 2017 Aviation Appreciation Month, recognizing the importance of aviation in the State of Alaska. “Aviation is the primary statewide means of access and connection for eighty-two percent of Alaska’s communities not connected to the contiguous road system,” said Walker.  “Alaska is home to 749 registered airports and seaplane […]

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Photography air to ground!

Cessna on floats focus is from above the aircraft during its takeoff run just before getting up on step  at Lake Hood Seaplane Base and the Lake Hood Gravel Strip LHD summer of 2016. Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto 2017
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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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Colorful photography in drab lighting

How to add color to your images in flat lighting When shooting images in lighting that is less than spectacular there are ways to enhance an image. First, look for the position of the dominant lighting and place your aircraft or subject at angles to it. In non-direct sunlight, as in early morning dawn, or […]

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Alaska aviation image of the day:Oct. 12, 2016

As the days shorted Lake Hood has some awesome sunsets. This was taken at the south shore of the lake over a friends Cessna 206 on floats. Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto 2016 @TSAIAirport @AlaskaPixs @AlaskaTravelgrm
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Alaska aviation image of the day: Oct. 4, 2016

Alaska travellers love flight seeing in the Alaska Aviation Museum's 1931 Fairchild Pilgrim over Anchorage. Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto 2016 @AlaskaPixs @Alaskatravelgrm @TSAIAirport
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Alaska aviation image of the day: Sept. 19, 2016

A B-1900 from Little ACE flying over Lake Hood/PALH during the Alaska Aviation Museum's Aviation Festival on July 17, 2016. Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto
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