Tag Archives: orca

18 images of the amazing landscapes & wildlife of Alaska

A whale breaches from the icy waters outside of Juneau photographed during the Orcas Eagles Whales Glaciers of Alaska Photography Holiday

This is the one-holiday title that promises a lot – the native wildlife of Alaska, i.e. Bears, Eagles & Whales, plus Glaciers. But this trip delivered so much more! Based in Juneau, the aim was to find the Coastal Brown Bears in a specific wilderness area, & to track down the hump-backed whales migrating south before Winter. We also knew that there would be Bald Eagles almost everywhere, & we hoped that we might get sightings of resident or transient pods of orca. But the wildlife of Alaska is much more abundant.

Continue reading