Snow Bird




Today’s post includes some images not previously published, from a 2008 trip to the Chilkat River Valley, just outside Haines, Alaska, along the Alaska Inside Passage. This trip was to photograph Bald Eagles (Haliaeetus leucocephalis) as they foraged among the last of the salmon during the late salmon run in the Chilkat River. This bald […]

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Does it Really Get THAT COLD in Alaska? (Re-post)




(Re-post from December 2010) When talking to others about my photography adventures, the subject often gravitates to me being asked if it really does get THAT COLD in Alaska. Here’s a few images I made in the Chilkat River Valley during my last visit to Haines, Alaska, to photograph the bald eagles there … you […]

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Chilkat’s Bald Eagles




(This post originally published in December 2010) Today’s post includes some more Bald Eagles (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) from the wonderful “Valley of the Eagles”, outside Haines, Alaska. Bald eagles are one of my favorite photo subjects and I just can’t get enough of them! This post includes some more images of bald eagles at close range: […]

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Warp Speed, Mr. Sulu (Re-post)




(Note: this post originally published in December, 2010) No, this is not a post about Star Trek, but does seemingly encompass a time warp! Images in this post are from a trip to the Chilkat River Valley, outside Haines, Alaska. The Bald Eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) featured in this post seems to be “stuck in a […]

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Trumpeter Swans in Picturesque Alaska




(This post originally published in December 2010) I recently had a comment from someone on Twitter about seeing Trumpeter Swans a few years ago, in snowy/icy conditions. That got me to thinking … I was able to capture some pretty nice Trumpeter Swan images 2 years ago, when I was in Haines, Alaska shooting bald […]

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Fun Friday: What Kind of Pie is for Dessert? (Re-post)




Yummm … Magpie!   Actually, this Black-billed Magpie (Pica hudsonia) was in no real danger. The Bald Eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) had a piece of fish in his talons (not visible from this angle, due to the snow) and was just being vigilant that this magpie didn’t move in to grab a piece.

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Ferry View of the Inside Passage (Re-post)




(This post originally published in September 2010) Over the past couple of days, I’ve been chatting on Twitter with a couple of people about travel in Alaska. During our chats, travel by the Alaskan ferry (Alaska Marine Highway) came up and there seems to be some interest in this form of travel there. So I’ve […]

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Fun Friday: What Kind of Pie is For Dessert?




Yummm … Magpie!

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Does it Really Get THAT COLD in Alaska?




When talking to others about my photography adventures, the subject often gravitates to me being asked if it really does get THAT COLD in Alaska. Here’s a few images I made in the Chilkat River Valley during my last visit to Haines, Alaska, to photograph the bald eagles there … you tell me! Chilkat River […]

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Another Round of Bald Eagles




Today’s post includes some more Bald Eagles (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) from the wonderful “Valley of the Eagles”, outside Haines, Alaska. Bald eagles are one of my favorite photo subjects and I just can’t get enough of them! This post includes some more images of bald eagles at close range:   A young adult Bald Eagle with […]

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