Category Archives: Alaska Military Aircraft

CAF Event Brings Grumman Goose to PAMR

Panning Since you are constantly in motion, you will be required to use panning for capturing moving objects i.e. keep the camera in the same motion as the object. There’s no real shortcut to do this; your only option is to keep on practicing until you perfect it. Usually at the profile point of  the […]

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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: Aug. 22, 2016

Stinson L-1 on final approach into PAMR Merrill Field Anchorage Alaska. The L-1 was recently refurbished by the Alaska Aviation Museum. Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto
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Alaska aviation image of the day: June 21, 2016

  The Grumman Goose has long been a useful aircraft in Alaska due to it’s amphibious ability to land on water and land. Originally designed to hold 8 people the Goose soon became a workhorse of the Aleutian Islands offering connectivity to Cold Bay, Dutch Harbor, Adak Island from small coastal villages to commercial airline […]

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Aircraft portraits of Alaska – Image of the day: April 1, 2016

Chuck Millers AT-6 in Front of the Wings of Freedom Hangar, at MRI/PAMR. Explore more aircraft portraits and portrait photographers of Alaska - Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto
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Alaska Photography of the day: Jan. 7, 2016

The instrument panel from the Alaska Aviation Museum's WWII P-40 Warhawk under construction in the refurbishing hangar at Lake Hood Anchorage, AK. The P-40  shot down in the Aleutian Islands during the invasion of Alaska by the Japanese aircraft. Explore more on Alaska photography & Aircraft portraits - Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto
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Alaska Aircraft Photography of the day: Jan. 5, 2016

The Alaska Aviation Museum's Stinson L-1 project being rebuilt in the Wings of Freedom Hangar. The Lycoming engine is hung and the wings are now attached. Explore more on Alaska photography & Aircraft portraits - Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto
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Alaska Aircraft Photography of the day: Nov. 26, 2015

Alaska Aviation Museum's Stinson L-1 under construction and refurbishing to flying condition. Explore Alaska Aircraft Photography and Aircraft portraits of Alaska - Photo by Rob Stapleton. Watch this YouTube for more information: https://youtu.be/kXyR7eLPYIA
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Alaska Aircraft Photography of the day Sept. 9, 2015

Gordon Bartel at the controls of the L-2 Taylorcraft on final approach for landing with Col. Mike Hunt, 93. Explore Aircraft photography and portrait photographers of Alaska - Photo by Rob Stapleton/ Alaskafoto
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Alaska Aircraft Photography of the day: Aug. 16, 2015

Lee Clausen with an AT-6 from the Wings of Freedom Hangar. Lee spends hours polishing, and working on their aircraft. Explore the best Airplane photography and Aircraft portraits - Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto
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