• Sebastian with his dogs

    Sebastian with his dogs

    Sebastian likes the company of his dogs. The picture was taken in 2006 at his Blue Kennel cabin, close to Whitehorse, Yukon. 2009 he won the 1000 mile sleddog race Yukon Quest.

  • Ken Peltier

    Ken Peltier

    Kenny Peltier is the front man for “The Ken Peltier Band”, Alaska’s premier country band. They shared stages with Jessi Colter, Blackhawk, Marty Stuart, Little Big Town, Tim McGraw, Clint Black, Toby Keith, Pam Tillis, Mel McDaniel, John Anderson, Hobo Jim, Trace Adkins, Mark Chesnutt, Confederate Railroad, Montgomery Gentry, Billy Dean and Emerson Drive, Heartland,…

  • Showing off the Catch

    Showing off the Catch

    After fishing all morning Theresa shows off her catch. The Cohos (silver salmon) are nicely lined up and ready to be cleaned and processed.

  • Herschel Island

    Hershel Island

    Twice I’ve been to Herschel Island. Roald Amundsen had spent his third winter there, being the first man sailing the Northwest Passage. The weather was changing all the time, but I never forget those two clear nigths with the Aurora above us.

  • Monks Lagoon

    Monks Lagoon

    An Orthodox Priest walks through the northern rain forest from the Chapel to the lagoon.

  • Brown Bear

    Brown Bear

    A brown bear is digging for clams in the tidal flats of Southwest Alaska. Some bears open the shell and slurp the content out, others prefer it crunchy and eat the whole thing.

  • Lynx


    The lynx didn’t seem to be bothered by me. The snow was off the ground for just a couple of days when we met in the Yukon.

  • Bertha & Elisabeth

    Bertha & Elisabeth

    I had the pleasure to meet Bertha & Elisabeth in a little town on the north western coast of Alaska. They seemed to be always happy. 2012