This Month’s Issue

Table of Contents

FIND THESE GREAT ARTICLES AND MUCH MORE IN THE NEW ISSUE OF ALASKA MAGAZINE.


FEATURES

PHOTO ESSAY
2019 PHOTO CONTEST
And the winners are…
Introduction by Michelle Theall

WHO’S YOUR MAMA?
“Moose Mamas,” that’s who—but just for one summer
by Donna Dewhurst

EPIC LOVE
Adventures in outdoor wedding photography
by Kaylene Johnson-Sullivan

Photographers capture two bears sparring from a viewing platform along the Brooks River in Katmai National Park.

DEPARTMENTS

THE CACHE

20 Catching Moments Photographing salmon season on the Alaska Peninsula

22 Winter & Pond Photos Documenting Alaskan life in the early 20th century

24 A New Perspective Expanding the image of indigenous Alaskans

26 Up, Up, and Away A pioneering balloon flight

DISCOVER

30
Sense of Place
A Love Letter to February

32
Rambles
Stalking Dragons

36
Try This
The Cost of a Photo

38
Out There
Offbeat Museums

40
Sportsman
Hunt Like a Girl

44
Gear
Get in the Game

46
History
Bars of Alaska’s Past

50
Community
On the Shoulders of Giants

52
Natural Alaska
Sea Stars

PLUS

6 My View North • 10 Feast • 12 Alaska Exposed • 16 On the Edge • 78 Ask Alaska • 79 Interview • 80 True North

On the cover: A muskox endures a storm near Nome.

JENNIFER FOGLE SMITH


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