Joe Ordonez is a photographer, author and naturalist who has lived and worked in Haines, Alaska since 1987. Joe has deep, intimate and profound affection for the natural environment of the Chilkat Valley. Joe’s love and connection to the land imbues his photography with an intensity that borders on the spiritual. Joe is currently working on his latest book entitled “The Chilkat Bald Eagle Preserve.”
Haines is known as the "Arts Capital of Alaska" for good reason: A recent report compiled by Southeast Conference showed more than 80 artists are living here and earning some degree of income from their work. Click on the images below to check them out.