This trip will be focused on the Aurora Borealis aka Northern Lights. It offers some of the most amazing views that Mother Nature offers. There is no disappointments on this trip as you will return home with those ultimate memories and photographs of a lifetime! Our trips are not fast and quick as we love watching the lights too! Expect hours of fun, great conversation and learning how to photography the lights. For photographing the Northern Lights we highly suggest a DSLR camera with a lens that is capable of at least a f/2.8 18-35mm and a decent tripod for best pictures. The Northern Lights can be photographed with smartphones as well. But know that due to taking a time exposure, your best results will be with a DSLR camera. It can be cold (below zero), so be sure to dress appropriately for the weather conditions and have an extra camera battery. The cold temperatures can drain a battery quickly.
Learn how to take pictures of the Northern Lights!No previous camera experience is necessary to join this workshop.Join us at our warm Aurora viewing location outside of the city lights to learn tips and basic techniques for photographing the Aurora.Practice your new skills and capture your Northern Lights memories on camera.
t the 140-acre Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center, jaws drop in awe-even those of longtime Alaskans. AWCC’s mission is to provide refuge for orphaned, injured and ill animals-those that can’t survive in the wild. The center also educates visitors about Alaska’s Wildlife.Amateur photographers have the opportunity to take award winning photographs of animals displayed in their natural surroundings.
This trip will be focused on wildlife and landscape. It offers some of the most amazing views of Alaska. There is no disappointments on this trip as you will return home with those ultimate photographs of a lifetime!
Embark on a journey through the photographic night life in the Anchorage area. You travel around the city and into nearby Chugach State Park, Turnagain Arm and beyond to shoot a variety of enchanting subjects, from "street" photography to the night sky. This tour is a celebration of our long nights for those who want to broaden their photographic experience and explore the creative fun of nighttime photography. Explore a variety of nighttime techniques from light painting to portraiture and star trails photography. Departure times vary. The itinerary is flexible to adapt to what nocturnal opportunities are available. This is not an aurora borealis tour, but the opportunity to photograph the northern lights may be a part of the tour depending on conditions. Throughout the tour, you'll be offered creative and technical support by your Alaska Photo Treks guide. Book it at the start of your Alaska trip and you will be prepared for what the Alaska night sky offers!
Capture the natural beauty of Alaska in winter on a 4-hour photography tour led by a professional photographer guide. From Anchorage, head to scenic spots around the Cook Inlet, McHugh Creek, the Chugach Mountains and Point Woronzof to photograph a variety of stunning landscapes and the city skyline. You might even catch the northern lights if Mother Nature decides to put on a show. Throughout the tour, your guide shares pro photography techniques and informative commentary about the region and wildlife.
This Sitka Super Saver gives you two best-selling tours at a discounted price. Aboard a catamaran, enjoy two hours of gorgeous natural scenery and keep watch for whales, porpoises, otters and birds. Back on land, explore by comfortable van Sitka’s top attractions like Japonski Island and Sitka National Historical Park. Your 2-hour Sitka city tour includes a visit to Fortress of the Bear, where you’ll see adorable bear cubs from a short and safe distance.
Avoid the disappointment of returning from your Alaska vacation with sub-par photographs. This photo safari, led by a professional photographer, helps you to improve your photography by providing technical and creative tips and tricks as you explore Anchorage's wild surroundings under the summer sunset.
Many tours take travelers to spot the northern lights, but few do so with a photographer and professional grade cameras and equipment. This tour, which takes you to a carefully selected location outside of Fairbanks, does just that. Rent a camera, tripod, lenses, and spend at least three hours taking photos of the lights phenomenon.
Book as a couple and save! As one of you learn to photograph, the other enjoys viewing the Northern Lights during this six hour photography workshop outside of Fairbanks. Explore Alaska at night with the help of an professional photography guide on a small group tour of no more than 8 or 9 people. Rent high-quality, professional grade cameras and equipment and visit a private, carefully selected location outside of Fairbanks to experience the full majesty of the Aurora filled night sky. Minimum for booking the couples rate is 2. If a group of 4 seek booking together then we advise booking for 2 couples packages. Please remember this option is catered to one shooter (photographer) and one viewer. However both can be photographers as well to qualify. And any pair qualify as a couple. (ANY PAIR QUALIFY) Only tour in town to offer the viral couples package.
This is the longest-running northern lights photo tour in the Anchorage area. Highlighted by Iceland Air's Stopover magazine as one of Anchorage's "Hidden Hot Spots" in its Spring 2019 issue (page 64), this tour is designed to maximize fun and opportunity with the aurora borealis.We provide a free 3-day forecast service that indicates the likelihood of seeing the northern lights. This tour increases your chance of aurora viewing success by allowing you to reserve as many nights as you like [space available] and only finalizing payment 48 hours in advance under the Reserve Now & Pay Later system. We pick you up at your accommodations and take you on a nocturnal adventure to witness the magical lights rippling over snowy peaks and dancing across dark waters. It's a great option for business travelers to Alaska during August to early May. This tour accommodates serious photographers to sightseers. Photographic instruction and aurora portraits are provided for those who desire.
Localgrapher is the largest network of professional photographers and videographers with more than 600 destinations around the globe! Book your private photographer and guide in Anchorage to capture your picture-perfect moments while visiting amazing sites!SOLO TRAVELERSFancy an insta-perfect photoshoot from your Anchorage vacation? Localgrapher has years of experience with fashion and solo travel photography! Make your memories last a lifetime and share them on social media or display them in your home to receive an avalanche of compliments. COUPLESIf you are about to propose to your loved one, honeymooning or just exploring what Anchorage has to offer, put the selfie stick aside and let Localgrapher’s superb photographers take care of the photos for you both.FAMILIES & GROUPSA family trip, wedding, bachelorette party or grand get-together? Forget missing someone from pictures, we’ll capture them all!
Capture the beauty of the Alaskan wilderness during this 2-day photography tour from Fairbanks. Enjoy easy transportation via the interior passage of the Denali Highway and multiple stops to photograph the majestic Alaskan Range, including many birding, landscapes, and wildlife opportunities. Your tour includes overnight accommodation, equipment rental, photography workshop, and hotel pickup and drop-off.
Want to capture your amazing honeymoon? Family vacation while the kids are still little? Your perfect couples retreat from everyday busy life? A solo trip without asking strangers to take pictures of you? Stop searching, we got you here!We are the largest network of local vacation photographers in the world! Besides Anchorage, we operate in over 700 destinations worldwide! We always make sure that every special moment of each client is captured well. We believe in our service and quality of our photos so much that we even offer a 100% money back satisfaction guarantee for your photo shoot. Which means, if you don’t like the result of your photo shoot, you can contact us within 7 days and claim your money back!So what are you waiting for? Become one of our hundreds of happy customers by treating yourself to this special experience! Your family and friends will love the result too!
Explore without the stress of navigating on this private tour through Ketchikan Gateway. Going with a guide means you can take in landscape views and listen to anecdotes along the way. Spend time exploring Potlatch Park, which showcases the history and contemporary culture of the Tlingit People whose land is occupied by Ketchikan. Afterwards, head to Herring Cove for views of the water and the opportunity to spot local wildlife.
Leave the Smoke Behind! Enjoy a personal car experience for a mini road trip to the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center (AWCC) and Whittier, AK. Wild Scoops Ice Cream To-Go makes this one terrific Road Trip! Fresh air and clear harbor views await!
The perfect time of day to capture the sunrays as they touch and graze the marine wildlife and topography of the hundreds of islands throughout Sitka Sound.The beautiful long-lasting vibrant colors and unforgettable views make for gorgeous photographs which only a Sitka Sunset Tour can provide! This excursion is designed explicitly for the photography enthusiasts desiring a full day’s immersion capturing compelling images of the creatures and stunning landscapes on the waters of Sitka. Your expedition is limited to just 4 guests and led by our photography expert / naturalist who will mentor and provide personal attention throughout the excursion. Snap frame worthy photos as you create new memories of a lifetime! Imagine the Alp-like peaks of the Tongass National Forest and the crimson streaked dormant Mt Edgecumbe volcano as the background in your view finder as you photograph Alaskan wildlife on this exclusive Expedition.
We pioneered Aurora Chasing tours in Fairbanks and have a combined 24 years experience. We both guide each tour and are award winning and multi-published photographers. Our publications include National Geographic, Alaska Magazine, Feature Films and many others. When the weather is tough, if the Aurora can be reasonably found. We're the ones to get you there.
This excursion is designed explicitly for the photography enthusiasts desiring a full day’s immersion capturing compelling images of the creatures and stunning landscapes on the waters of Sitka. Your expedition is limited to just 4 guests and led by our photography expert / naturalist who will mentor and provide personal attention throughout the excursion. Snap frame worthy photos as you create new memories of a lifetime! Imagine the Alp-like peaks of the Tongass National Forest and the crimson streaked dormant Mt Edgecumbe volcano as the background in your view finder as you photograph Whales, Puffins, Sea Otters, Eagles, Coastal Brown Bears and other Alaskan wildlife on this exclusive Expedition.
The Focus on Haines Private Tour is tailored to my guests' interests and will offer you the opportunity to see the best Alaska has to offer.away from the ships & shops. Whether you are a photographer or just want to get out into the quiet corners of America’s last frontier, you will find Haines to be the Alaska you came to experience.At each stop I share the stories of cultural and natural history that makes each location special.If your interest is photography, I strive to cover the basics of your camera's technical functions. I offer instruction how and when to use the camera's various modes to optimize the photograph you would like to save as a real keeper. Additionally, I offer tips to optimize your opportunities for successful wildlife photography. I can discuss the best composition considerations when framing your shots so you come home with an award-winning photograph. For people who want an extended tour, additional time can be provided for at the time of the tour.
Stay with us for an unforgettable 7 days with 5 days all-inclusive on board. This exciting photography workshop will have you exploring Southern Central Alaska with Dan M Lee as your photography coach and Paul Brand as your host and captain. A professional bear naturalist will be joining us on-board to help you get the most out of your trip (subject to availability). Once you arrive in Kodiak, Alaska you’re in good hands as you be received into a welcome presentation and then you stay overnight before you depart on your photography workshop photographing bears and other wildlife the next day flying in our seaplane with a 45 min tour of Katmai National Park.Included is accommodation aboard our explorer vessel, food and soft drink while your staying with us as well. 2 seaplane trips over Katmai NP to and from Kodiak and our boat awaiting your tour to start. Please expect to share accommodation and bathrooms with others.