Category Archives: Alaska Photography

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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Alaska daylight adds hours of summer flying

A Grumman Widgeon, now owned by the Alaska Aviation Museum water taxis back the ramp at Lake Hood. Anchorage currently has 19 hours and 18 minutes of daylight giving pilots nearly 21 hours of flying time to use their floatplanes. Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto
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Portrait of Mountain Weather

Portrait of Windy Weather- Making good environmental portraits involves keeping your eyes open for good backdrop imagery. While looking for a good landscape to make a portrait of a friend of mine this scene came into view. Travelling south this view is right off of the Parks Highway just south of Cantwell, Alaska. Using Filters […]

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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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Merry Christmas Aviation Photography

 

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Alaska aviation image of the day: Oct. 22, 2016

Photographing Air Cargo Aircraft As a photographer and pilot I enjoy recording all types and sizes of aircraft both for myself and my clients. Whenever I see a new aircraft at Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (PANC), or a new paint scheme (livery), it soon ends up as a photograph. Either with digital still or […]

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Alaska aviation image of the day: Oct. 17, 2016

A Cargo heavy taking off toward Denali at Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport on a hazy morning. Photo by Rob Stapleton/ Alaskafoto 2016
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Alaska aviation image of the day: Oct. 14, 2016

Beechcraft King Air over Fairbanks on base leg to Fairbanks International Airport. Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto
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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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