Arts

Black Bears in the River

Black Bears in the River

This black bear we saw on our holidays in Seward on August 16, 2009 at 8.00 p.m.  We saw the black bear in de river when we crossed the second bridge on the Seward Highway towards the city centre, for us at the right hand site. The bear came out […]

Seward Arts Council Invites You to…

Seward Arts Council Invites You to…

A Membership Event, to be held Sunday, September 13th at 6pm, at the Salmon Bake that will feature great food, live music and a silent auction featuring artwork and creations from local artisans. Here’s how it works:  For this special event, lovers of the arts in Seward can show their […]

Northwestern Fjord Weather

Northwestern Fjord Weather

The Latest from Niebrugge Images Photo Blog An unnamed glacier in Northwestern Fjord, Kenai Fjords National Park, Alaska. Another photo from last week.  I think this area is beautiful even in ugly weather!

Seward Rainbow

Seward Rainbow

The Latest from Niebrugge Images Photo Blog Rainbow over Resurrection Bay, Seward, Alaska. I spotted this rainbow Monday – it had to be one of the brightest, most vivid rainbows I had ever seen.  Judging by the reactions of my neighbors, as they emerged from their homes with cameras in […]

Private Alaska Photo Tour

Private Alaska Photo Tour

The Latest from Niebrugge Images Photo Blog A portion of a pod of ten orcas spotted during our tour last week in Kenai Fjords National Park, Alaska. Nice timing – after going three years with regular updates to this blog, I missed this entire past week!  Now I can explain. […]

Mt. Marathon Bowl

Mt. Marathon Bowl

The Latest from Niebrugge Images Photo Blog The Bowl, Mt Marathon, Seward, Alaska. The trail locally know as the “Mt Marathon trail to the bowl” has really become popular in recent years and for good reason – it rocks! The trail begins in Seward at 1st avenue and Monroe, just […]

Ryan Rytes a Work of Fiction

Ryan Rytes a Work of Fiction

The following story isn’t supposed to mean anything really, but was inspired by a quote read from a passing book.  This was the spark to a smoldering fire; released, risen, extinguished: “When we cling to pain, we end up punishing only ourselves.” When Marcus Hyle was seventeen, he killed his […]

Humpback Whale Tail

Humpback Whale Tail

The Latest from Niebrugge Images Photo Blog Kenai Fjords National Park, Alaska. This was one of two whales who put on an amazing show for us last week. When they weren’t breaching, they were swinging their tails back and forth throwing lots of water around! It was awesome! We have […]

Breaching Humpback Whale

Breaching Humpback Whale

The Latest from Niebrugge Images Photo Blog Kenai Fjords National Park, Alaska. I know it is late to be posting to the blog tonight, but I just got in from a wonderful overnight trip to Northwestern Fjord in Kenai Fjords National Park, and was excited to share this photo. What […]

Coyote

Coyote

Coyote, Chugach National Forest, Alaska. I spotted and photographed this coyote last night – I think it was the same one I often spotted while skiing last winter. Shortly after finding him, the coyote found a spruce grouse family with very small chicks. The mother spruce grouse did an amazing […]

Sunset Over Seward Boat Harbor

Sunset Over Seward Boat Harbor

The Latest from Niebrugge Images Photo Blog Sunset over the Seward Boat Harbor, Alaska. Colorful sunset skies like this are fairly rare in Seward.  Thanks to the beautiful surrounding mountains, it takes just the right combination of clouds, and they need to be relatively high to light up like this.  […]

Baby Porcupine

Baby Porcupine

The Latest from Niebrugge Images Photo Blog A baby porcupine, near Seward, Alaska. I’m just in from photographing this cute little guy!  I want to thank the wonderful owners of Log Dreamin Bed and Breakfast for tipping me off on this youngster. I have never seen a baby porcupine, I […]

Flying Red Salmon

Flying Red Salmon

The Latest from Niebrugge Images Photo Blog A Red Salmon trying to leap up a waterfall, Alaska. OK, here is another setup I have been attempting to fine tune this past week.  This is also captured by a remotely fired camera via a Pocket Wizard, along with a very wide […]

Young Moose

Young Moose

The Latest from Niebrugge Images Photo Blog A young moose feeds in a pond, Chugach National Forest, Alaska. I captured this a couple of nights ago, 15 minutes past 11 p.m.!

Red Salmon

Red Salmon

The Latest from Niebrugge Images Photo Blog An above and below water photo of Red Salmon, Chugach National Forest, near Seward, Alaska. I got out my remote setup for above / below water photos yesterday, it is pretty fun to play with! I have never used this setup in swift […]

Book Signing

Cover to Cover Books will be hosting Tom Brennan from 1:00 to 3:00 on June 26th. He will be signing his new book, “The Snowflake Rebellion”, and copies of his other books, “Moose Dropping and Other Crimes Against Nature” , “Cold Crime” and “Murder at 40 Below” will be available. […]

Snow River Valley

Snow River Valley

The Latest from Niebrugge Images Photo Blog Snow River Valley, Chugach National Forest, Alaska. I captured this yesterday as a rain squall moved up the valley. Check out the fresh snow in the mountains – it usually begins looking like that in September, not June!

Can you find the Mountain Goat?

Can you find the Mountain Goat?

The Latest from Niebrugge Images Photo Blog Can you find the Mountain Goat? Cataract Cove, Kenai Fjords National Park, Alaska. This in another photo from my time in Kenai Fjords National Park last week.  Can you spot the mountain goat?  It is amazing where these guys live!  Below is a […]