Aurora Borealis – January 14, 2023
Posted by Lee Petersen | January 15, 2023
Aurora Borealis – January 14, 2023

One of the 250 photos I took of the aurora borealis on the night of January 14, 2023 On the evening of January 14, 2023, between 9:30 and 10:15 pm...

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2022 Photo Highlights
Posted by Lee Petersen | January 13, 2023
2022 Photo Highlights

My 2022 photo highlights from Alaska - wildlife, aurora borealis, snowflakes, wild landscapes, and more!

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Breaking The Block – When inspiration isn’t there
Posted by Lee Petersen | January 12, 2023
Breaking The Block – Things to do when inspiration isn’t there

Everyone involved in creative arts has suffered from "writer's block." These are some methods for breaking the block, including some that have worked for me.

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Leaning Trees
Posted by Lee Petersen | December 14, 2022
Leaning Trees

Leaning trees in Fairbanks, Alaska I've come across a lot of drunken forests in Alaska, but something different is happening this winter. For those that don't know, drunken forests refer...

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Aurora Borealis – November 28-29, 2022
Posted by Lee Petersen | November 29, 2022
Aurora Borealis – November 28-29, 2022

Aurora Borealis - November 28-29, 2022 from Fairbanks, Alaska. Photos, stories, and potential up-coming northern lights on my aurora blog.

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Chocolate Lily – Fritillaria camschatcensis
Posted by Lee Petersen | November 17, 2022
Chocolate Lily – Fritillaria camschatcensis

The Kamchatka fritillary, also commonly known as the chocolate lily (Fritillaria camschatcensis) is a brown flowering plant living mostly in coastal areas in Alaska and northwestern North America and coastal...

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The pink flowers of the liverleaf wintergreen plant
Posted by Lee Petersen | September 18, 2022
Liverleaf Wintergreen – Pyrola asarifolia

The liverleaf wintergreen is a 10-20 cm tall plant with a raceme of pink, nodding flowers. It typically lives in forests or alpine meadows in moist soil.

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Posted by Lee Petersen | August 27, 2022
2023 Aurora Borealis Wall Calendar

2023 Aurora Borealis Wall Calendar with photos by Lee Petersen. The calendar is 8.5"x11" and spiral bound for sale on lulu.com.

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Butter and eggs – Linaria vulgaris
Posted by Lee Petersen | July 16, 2022
Butter and eggs – Linaria vulgaris

Butter and eggs, or toadflax is a yellow and white flowering, snap-dragon like plant that is native to Europe and parts of Asia and is invasive to most of North...

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Stream on the Canwell Glacier
Posted by Lee Petersen | July 7, 2022
Spring and Summer Updates 2022

Some spring and summer updates for 2022. Hiking photos and video from Granite Tors, the Canwell Glacier, McManus Mountain and more.

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