Category Archives: Alaska Photography

Alaska aviation image of the day; Nov.3, 2017 – Aircraft photography Alaska

Photograph of an MD-11 on the FedEx ramp at Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport with the Anchorage skyline appearing in the fog miles away. Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto See the image

10 Tips to Improve Your Aircraft photography

We see them everyday overhead, and they always make us look up and ponder. Airplanes are a romantic concept because of the faraway places to which they can take us, and because of the amazing feat of flight itself! The fact that airplanes travel so quickly is something we all connect with. From an artistic […]

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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 See the image

Alaska aviation image of the day Sept. 25, 2017

A group of Alaskans ready to fly in style in the Alaska Aviation Museum's 1931 Fairchild Pilgrim. Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto See the image

Alaska aviation image of the day 8-28-2017

Denali Air Piper Navajo over Denali National Park piloted by Bob Edison. Photo by Rob Stapleton/ Alaskafoto 2017 See the image

Portrait of a jet with great imagery

Aircraft Portrait and Background Scenery – Alaska is huge; it’s the largest state in the U.S., twice the size of the second largest state of Texas. However, it’s also one of the least populated states, mostly filled with small communities and devoid of high rise buildings. This makes it the perfect photography destination for anyone […]

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Air to Air, or Ground to Air Photography: Some Notes

The natural function of the wing is to soar upwards and carry that which is heavy up to the place where dwells the race of gods. More than any other thing that pertains to the body it partakes of the nature of the divine.— Plato Man has always desired to fly. It has always been […]

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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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Photograph on final approach to ANC

The majesty of aircraft and Alaska scenery in a photograph- Alaska carrier  Everts Air Cargo flies all over the state of Alaska. This photograph was made as the DC-9 freighter was on final approach to Runway 33/15 at ANC. Alaska is known as The Frozen North is a U.S. state situated in the northwest furthest […]

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Springtime Photography in the Air

Making the Best of the Photography Horizon- Alaska has an endless panorama which can either accentuate or ruin your photography. When taking pictures of mountain ranges and oceans, keep your camera level. Remember the rule of thirds in photography.  Also, don’t position the horizon in the middle of the flame; the last thing you want […]

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