Douglas Yates

Douglas Yates is a writer and photographer living in Ester, Alaska. He apprenticed as a photographer with the U.S. Marine Corps from 1968-70. He has served as a commercial photographer, photography instructor, and photo judge at various institutions around the region. Yates also was a photographic specialist for the Alaska Geographic Alliance Summer Institute in 1989 and 1993. His work has been published in multiple publications such as Alaska Airlines magazine, Alaska magazine, the Anchorage Daily News, Outdoor Photographer, and the Whole Earth Review. Yates’s photos are regularly shown in many group exhibitions around Fairbanks.

Artwork by Douglas Yates

This art was purchased through the Alaska Art Fund managed by Museums Alaska.