A Dedication by Alaska Dog Photographer

A Dedication by your Alaska Dog PhotographerI’ve been so busy being a dog photographer, surrounded by the beauty of Alaska, that I have failed to keep up with my blog.  Recently, I took time out to rebuild and update my website, which is something I don’t love.  So, “welcome” to the new Tails from the […]

Alaska Dog Photographer – PAWternity Session

Alaska Dog Photographer – PAWternity SessionWhen I learned that Rue and Ruger were going to have puppies, I knew this session had to be special. Not only because this is Rue and Ruger’s first litter, but because these puppies are born into a service dog program through Pinnacle Canine Services. They have a big journey […]

Tribute to MacKenzie – by Alaska Pet Photographer

A tribute to MacKenzie: These posts are always the most difficult and I write this with tears in my eyes and an overwhelming heaviness in my heart. The world has lost another beautiful soul…MacKenzie, a stunning 12 year old Shepard. I received a call on Tuesday afternoon. The voice on the other end of the phone […]

MSGDA NAHRA Test – by Alaska Dog Photographer

These dogs are absolutely UH-MAZING!! And WATER SHOTS, my absolute FAVORITE!! I was the photographer for the Midnight Sun Gun Dog Association- NAHRA test here in Alaska.  As a dog photographer, I love capturing the drive, focus and spirit of the hunting dogs. I, of course, made certain to capture the water test portion. And […]

Alaska Hunting Dogs

I had the pleasure of spending another day with some amazing dogs and handlers. It is so exciting and heartwarming to see these dogs doing what they love. Their spirit, determination and passion is truly incredible! I look forward in being part of their incredible journey throughout the season. I love being a dog photographer […]

Gun Dogs in Alaska

WOW,  these dogs are so AMAZING!!  Just another reason I love being a dog photographer in Alaska!!  To watch these dogs, see their spirit, their drive and how they absolutely love what they do…it just fills my heart happiness! The hunting dog spirit is truly alive in Alaska! They are all absolutely incredible and the […]

Power of Paws – A Dog Dedication

I have spent many days contemplating the subject of my next blog and had many ideas. However, those went to the wayside as my heart feels compelled to blog about the events of yesterday. I do realize, this post might spark some controversy or criticism…but my hope is that it will ignite compassion, touch the […]

Hello and welcome to “The Journey ~ Photography by Cris”

Well here it is, my first blog, introducing my photography website. If you had asked me 15 years ago, “do you think you will every write a blog”, I probably would have said, “what’s a blog”? As for photography, it has been a creative desire of mine since I can remember. However, I found my […]