Karl Johnston

Aurora Borealis over the Slave River

Aurora Borealis over the Slave River

Aurora Borealis over the Slave River, Northwest Territories, Canada Photograph by Karl Johnston

 Karl Johnston

Midnight Cruise

Midnight Cruise

Midnight Cruising, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada Photograph by Karl Johnston

 Karl Johnston

An Aerial View of Canada’s Slave River Rapids

An Aerial View of Canada’s Slave River Rapids

A day before I went on the helicopter adventure around Wood Buffalo National Park I had the opportunity to go up in the air with John, a photographer and one of the Ecosystem Support Technicians with Parks Canada. We would be flying over the legendary Slave River Rapids. In 2011 the pelican count ranged about […]

 Karl Johnston

Heaven Below Me – Exploring Wood Buffalo National Park from the Air

Heaven Below Me – Exploring Wood Buffalo National Park from the Air

My alarm goes off at 6 A.M. and I make a note of grabbing my circular polarizer as I load my slingshot camera bag over my good shoulder. My other shoulder is still giving me trouble from when I tore my rotary cuff tendon years ago; the doctor said it was a bad idea for me to haul […]

 Karl Johnston

Light Warrior

Light Warrior

Light Warrior, near Fort Resolution, Northwest Territories, Canada Photograph by Karl Johnston     

 Karl Johnston

Pelican Light

Pelican Light

Pelican Light, Rapids of the Drowned, Slave River, Northwest Territories, Canada Photograph by Karl Johnston