Posted by Lee Petersen | January 9, 2011
Aurora Time Lapse

Another cloudy night gave way to a short auroral show last night. Fairbanks just hasn't been getting the luck that Scandinavia and Greenland have lately. The Sun has been pretty...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | January 8, 2011
Contrast and Color

I walked around campus today to try to take pictures in the most awful lighting conditions imaginable. It was the perfect test for me and for my new camera. First...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | January 7, 2011
Lucky Break

Amidst all the clouds and snowing last night, we did get a short reprieve where the clouds broke and the sky opened up for about five minutes to show what...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | January 6, 2011
Night

It's been so long since we've had a good auroral display that now I'm getting antsy. Supposedly a solar windstream from a coronal hole was going to hit us yesterday,...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | January 5, 2011
UAF

It was (once again) a beautiful morning. It's starting to cool off a little, but still fairly warm. I wanted a few pictures of campus so here is what I...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | January 5, 2011
Back to The Grind . . . Sort of

Today Kate had to go back to work. So, with little else to do I shuffled my feet back to the office to start writing some lesson plans for next...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | January 3, 2011
Unseasonably Warm Temperatures, Domes and Dog Mushing

I have become very preoccupied with my new camera. It arrived a few days ago and it has been hard to put down. I wanted to share a few of...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | November 23, 2010
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner – Icy conditions persist in Interior Alaska storm warning extended

Check out this picture in the News Miner this morning from Monday:Fairbanks Daily News-Miner - Icy conditions persist in Interior Alaska storm warning extendedI worry that Kate and I brought...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | November 20, 2010
Lazy, Snowy Saturday

It's been a long week, so now I'm just sitting around listening to music in our little cabin. I only get to see our home in the light of day...

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