Carl Johnson


Just a guy with a camera, looking for the wild side of nature to photograph, write about, and contemplate. I occassionally get political.

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A vibrant #auroraborealis display over a pond in Portage Valley, , Alaska.

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View of Mt. Augustine in Cook Inlet shows that shooting thru tinted windows and into sun can produce cool results.

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Nice flurry of #auroraborealis activity tonight at about 1:00 a.m., lasting 30 mins. #northernlights #Alaska

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A colorful rainbow trout is caught and released back into its home creek. #BristolBay

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The first peek of the morning sun as it rises over the mountains above Upper Twin Lake in .

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A calm pond reflects ridge and morning sun in the Chigmit Mountains in the Aleutian Range in .

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A patch of wild blue flax decorates the shores of Lower Twin Lakes in . #BristolBay

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View of confluence of Nushagak and Wood Rivers, looking up Wood River toward Wood River Mountains. #BristolBay

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Greens and pinks of the #aurora borealis silhouette birch trees in Denali State Park, AK, near the Chulitna River.

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Getting around to editing photos from my recent Southwest trip. Sunrise at Mesa Arch, Canyonlands NP, Utah.

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Evening light falls on the North Rim, Grand Canyon, as viewed from Hopi Point on South Rim; Grand Canyon NP.

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Reviewing this year's photos, writing a "Best of 2012" blog. This sunset over the Kvichak River makes the list.

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#Aurora borealis display on November 23, 2012, over Chugach Mountains, Chugach National Forest, Alaska.

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From the amazing October 12 #aurora borealis display, taken from the banks of the Knik River near Palmer, Alaska.

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Hey , here is an early view from six hours of shooting the #aurora last night. MUCH more to come.

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Evening colors on the clouds over the Holy Family Catholic Church in the remote Yukon River village of Holy Cross.

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Picking whitefish off set net on frozen Sixmile Lake near Nondalton, a mere 9 miles from the proposed Pebble Mine.

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Swirls of color and shadow as the sun sets over the waters near Sitka in southeast Alaska.

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Karl's "dreadful" cabin in Hatcher Pass is a southcentral Alaska favorite for Nordic skiers. #anidiotabroad

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Cow moose and her calf (background left) take a break from browsing willow in our front yard today. #BigWildLife

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