Mountain stream near the park entrance in Denali National Park
Posted by Lee Petersen | February 9, 2020
Mountain Stream

Mountain stream near the park entrance in Denali National Park Buy This Print This stream is located along the Park Road at mile-7. This is where you emerge out of...

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A snowy landscape along the Granite Tors trail
Posted by Lee Petersen | February 8, 2020
Pristine Snow

The landscape along the Granite Tors trail Buy This Print A hilly landscape divides pristine snow from the vibrant blue sky. Taken along the Granite Tors trail in the Chena...

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Looking at the west side of the Museum of the North
Posted by Lee Petersen | February 7, 2020
Morning at the Museum

Looking at the west side of the Museum of the North at sunrise An architectural delight in Fairbanks, the Museum of the North is home to many local cultural and...

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Meteor Peak over the Black Rapids Glacier in the Alaska Range
Posted by Lee Petersen | February 6, 2020
Meteor Peak

Meteor Peak over the Black Rapids Glacier in the Alaska Range Buy This Print Tall peaks dominate the landscape high up on the Black Rapids Glacier in the Eastern Alaska...

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Aurora borealis over a snow-covered boreal forest in Fairbanks, Alaska
Posted by Lee Petersen | February 5, 2020
Boreal Forest Aurora

Aurora borealis over a snow-covered boreal forest Buy This Print Moonlight illuminates the snow-covered spruce trees while the aurora borealis dances overhead. The boreal forests in the interior of Alaska...

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Rocky landscape over the Savage River in Denali National Park
Posted by Lee Petersen | February 4, 2020
Savage River Day-hike

Trail Map map disclaimer Duration 1/2 Hour - 2 Hours - longer hikes availableLengthRoundtrip to the footbridge is 1.7-miles - Extending beyond is 0.25-5 milesDifficulty1.7-mile loop - very easyShort Extension...

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aurora borealis from Granite Tors
Posted by Lee Petersen | February 3, 2020
Focus and Setup for Aurora and Night Photography

It’s dark. Your autofocus is not going to work the way you think it is. Unless you believe it’s not going to work. Then you are right. For aurora photography,...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | February 3, 2020
Fear

Fear - Juvenile bald eagle and seagull View My Wildlife Gallery A juvenile bald eagle causes a commotion among the seagulls at the Solomon Gulch Hatchery in Valdez, Alaska. Eagles...

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Parhelia, or sun dogs in the sky over a snowy forest in Fairbanks, Alaska
Posted by Lee Petersen | February 2, 2020
Parhelia

Parhelia - Fairbanks, Alaska Buy This Print There was strong parhelia and sun pillar while driving home from the Yukon Quest start yesterday. This photo was taken at 1:40 pm, very close...

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Michelle Phillips dog team starting the 2020 Yukon Quest in Fairbanks, Alaska
Posted by Lee Petersen | February 1, 2020
Yukon Quest 2020

This morning 15 dog mushers began their 1000-mile journey on the 2020 Yukon Quest. We watched them all off on their way to Whitehorse, Yukon Territory just as they left...

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