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Fun, photo-centric excursions for everyone from smart phone shooters to advanced photographers [sightseers are welcome too]! Alaska Photo Treks tailors small group and private tours to your skill set and interests. Afternoon tour departures are...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Anchorage, AK 99501
+1 907-350-0251
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Jody was great! I brought a cheap Sony Sure Shot Pocket Camera and she took the time to show me how to take amazing pictures by changing the ISO settings. My camera could not focus at night due to inability to switch to manual focus,...More

Thank Bonnie S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the highlights of my time in Anchorage. It had been a very rainy/stormy day so I was feeling rather hesitant about doing this tour in the evening, but oh how wrong I was. Jody was such a lovely guide, taking me and two...More

Thank duncanstewart95
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great small group tour with Jody, who despite the rain forged ahead and brought us to some great spots just outside of Anchorage. Despite no animals being seen (and Jody tried hard to find them), we got a chance to do long...More

Thank Virginia C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Jody is an excellent photo tour guide. She is very knowledgeable about the history, ecology, and wildlife of Alaska and Anchorage. We are serious amateur photographers and were impressed with her knowledge about photography as well as her ability to assist less skilled photographers on...More

Thank esnjays2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am not an experienced photograph and have really enjoyed this tour. It brings you to some of the great spots to capture the wilderness beauties of Anchorage! Jody is an amazing photographer and storyteller! She has extra tripods, umbrella and lots of advice to...More

Thank Stephan B
Reviewed August 9, 2018

There wasn't much to learn about photographing Anchorage... or so we thought until Jody and Amy showed us otherwise! The PhotoTreks operation is first rate and know their subjects, cameras, the local geography/culture and the local light better than anyone we have met... this particular...More

Thank AKDut
Reviewed July 30, 2018

We really enjoyed our small group Sunset Photo Tour with Jody Overstreet. She is a knowledgeable photographer with interest in sharing the world around her. We visited several different areas during our trip and learned interesting details about Anchorage and Alaska. She helped us learn...More

Thank MarineAlchemy
Jody O, Owner at Alaska Photo Treks, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2018

I'm glad you made the trek as well! It was fun having you on tour, and I'm happy you enjoyed my Alaska "enthusiasm." :D Jody

Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful small group tour for photography buffs at all levels of the hobby! Jody Overstreet was an excellent guide and took us to the hottest spots in and around Anchorage for the best possible shots to highlight an amazing vacation. Though never truly...More

Thank karenbor
Jody O, Owner at Alaska Photo Treks, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2018

Many thanks for taking time to write an excellent and detailed review! I appreciate it much, and I'm sure many potential travelers will as well. It was wonderful having you along on the Sunset Photo Safari. :) Jody

Reviewed July 27, 2018

We booked this for our very first night in Anchorage. We hoped it would be a great way to see the area and also to learn something new about our camera. Both were achieved! Jody was fabulous and we not only picked up some photography...More

Thank dcraig9965
Jody O, Owner at Alaska Photo Treks, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2018

Thank you for the great review! I'm sure it will help answer questions for those who are not sure if the Sunset Photo Safari is a good fit for them. :) Jody

Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

We went on a 3-hour tour and it was great! Jody was knowledgeable and had great ideas for a not-a-photographer. We were worried that she'd cancel the tour because it was just the two of us, but we ended up getting a private tour for...More

Thank Jamie H
Jody O, Owner at Alaska Photo Treks, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2018

Jamie, thank you for the review! It was fun having the two of you on this new tour. I'm happy you enjoyed it. :) Jody

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October 24, 2017|
Response from Jody O | Property representative |
Hi Patty, We run a Sunset Photo Safari that usually travel about 70 miles and does visit a variety of scenic location, including wildlife habitats. :) Jody