Category Archive for: ‘Alaska HDR Photos’
If you visit my blog often, you might think this is the 2nd time you’ve seen this image but it’s actually a brand new image which I finished post processing last evening. It’s very similar to a previous photo I posted, which was a view of the same Glaciers, but from a much closer distance. (See my previous Sawyer Glacier photo.)
I took this photo during a 7-day cruise that my family and I took last May. As we cruised through the Tracy Arm Fjord, in the near distance we began to spot this magnificent glacier glowing a bright blue color. As we got closer and closer, the fjord got narrower and narrower until finally we were within 100 feet.
It was an incredible sight to
Spectacular, yes? This is one of my favorite shots and I’m sure you can see why. I took this glacier photo during a 7-day Alaskan cruise with my family towards the end of May, 2010.
These are the “Sawyer Glaciers” and are located at the end of the Tracy Arm Fjord, which is a 35-mile long stretch of ocean with 3000 foot high granite walls along both sides. This fjord travels through the Tongass National Forest, although I don’t remember seeing too many trees… Mostly just rocks and waterfalls.
As our ship was approaching the Sawyer Glaciers, the Captain announced