I went on a tour of Alaska to improve my photography. Here's what I learned

Travel photography by Andrew Corless
(Image credit: Andrew Corless)
My Mission

Travel photography by Andrew Corless

(Image credit: Andrew Corless)

Mission: Turn a holiday tour of Alaska into a red-letter photography trip
Photographer: Andrew Corless
Location: Oxfordshire, UK
Kit used: Nikon Z7 II, Z 24-200mm f/4-6.3 VR
Flickr: www.flickr.com/photos/travelphoto588

I’ve been traveling at every opportunity all of my life. My parents used to drag me off across Europe in the early 1950s, before roll-on/roll-off ferries. Unfortunately, 10 years ago I had a stroke. Lying in hospital, I imagined that at least I would now have more time for photography. Imagine my dismay when I got home to find that I didn’t have the strength in my arms even to lift my Nikon D800. 

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