Tag: Michigan

  • Short Rock

    Short Rock

    This vintage photograph was taken on Lake Superior in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, in the city of Marquette. Referred to as Short Rock, it’s one of several islands easily accessible from the shoreline. You can visit the following shops to discover prints, gifts & more… Redbubble Society 6 Pixels

  • Vintage Beach Scene

    Vintage Beach Scene

    This old photograph features a beach and lighthouse on Lake Superior in the Upper Peninsula – Marquette, Michigan – which was formerly referred to as “Michigan Beach”. It’s a beautiful area, though somewhat cold (note the absence of people actually in the water). You can see prints and more in my galleries at Pixels and […]

  • Little Presque Isle

    Little Presque Isle

    This vintage photograph was taken from the top of Sugarloaf Mountain in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, near Marquette, and features a Lake Superior coastline with Little Presque Isle in the distance. Prints and more available. Thanks for visiting!

  • Poem

    Sands of Time Around the lake on winds of changeThe sands of time did rearrangeTo shift terrain along the shoreResculpting landscapes to explore © 2022 Phil Perkins One of the early lessons I learned as a child growing up in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, in the city of Marquette on Lake Superior, was the enormous power […]

  • Music and Design

    Music and Design

    Songs that I’m listening to this morning while working with photography and/or creating designs… Take Five – by The Dave Brubeck Quartet / 1959 Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald – by Gordon Lightfoot / 1976 He Went to Paris – by Jimmy Buffett / 1973 This stylized photograph was taken of the harbor in Marquette, […]

  • Urban Garden

    Urban Garden

    This digital artwork features flowers along a sidewalk which I photographed on the campus of the University of Michigan, in Ann Arbor. It’s available on a variety of prints, gifts and apparel, when you visit the following galleries: Pixels Society 6 ArtPal Redbubble

  • Poem of Winter

    Poem of Winter

    Rolling hills of winter snowWith a forest donned in whiteMemories in monotoneLayered landscapes of delight © 2022 Phil Perkins This vintage photograph was taken at Nichols Arboretum, in the city of Ann Arbor, Michigan. You can visit my galleries to discover many fine prints and other items, as well: Pixels, ArtPal, Society 6 and Redbubble. […]

  • Vintage Structure in Shadows

    Vintage Structure in Shadows

    Enjoy this stylized old-photograph rendition of a Classical Greek pantheon, located along the Huron River in Ann Arbor, Michigan, shrouded in shadows. You can find prints and more in my galleries at Pixels & ArtPal. Thanks!

  • Vintage Lake Michigan

    Vintage Lake Michigan

    Enjoy this old photograph featuring waves and clouds rolling along a sandy beach of western Michigan, at Lake Michigan in Holland. This picture would make a wonderful accent piece in your home or office, and can be purchased through my galleries at Pixels and ArtPal. So, check it out, and thanks for stopping by!

  • Poem: Sands of Michigan

    Poem: Sands of Michigan

    Growing up along the shores of Lake Superior in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, in the city of Marquette, I have many fond recollections of summers at the beach, swimming in the water and exploring small islands… Jumping over dunesOn the hot sand under sunCool, deep blue watersBeckoning young summer fun Life in MichiganWith the […]

  • Vintage Neo Classical Structure

    Vintage Neo Classical Structure

    Located in Ann Arbor on the corner of South University & State Street, on the campus of the University of Michigan, this vintage black and white photograph features an entrance to the law quad. You can enjoy a print for your home or office, or to give as a gift, when you visit my galleries […]

  • Vintage Sand Dunes

    Vintage Sand Dunes

    Long ago and far away, winds from Lake Michigan shaped sand dunes in this vintage photograph, taken on the beach in Holland, Michigan. You can visit my galleries at Pixels and ArtPal to select a print, if you’d like. There are many varieties to select, including: framed, metal, wood, art, poster, acrylic, canvas and tapestry. […]

  • Nickels Arcade

    Nickels Arcade

    This photograph features Nickels Arcade, a vintage shopping area located in Ann Arbor, near the campus of the University of Michigan. Prints, gifts & apparel products are available in each of these galleries – Pixels, Redbubble and ArtPal. Thanks very much!

  • City Scene

    City Scene

    This black and white photograph was taken several years ago from the top of a parking structure in the city of Ann Arbor, Michigan. You can visit my gallery if you’d be interested in selecting any of several different print types available, including the following: framed canvas art metal wood poster acrylic tapestry

  • Lake Michigan Beach

    Lake Michigan Beach

    This vintage photograph was taken many years ago on a windy autumn day in Holland, Michigan, on the sandy beaches of Lake Michigan. Drift back in time with a print from yesteryear on a wall in your home or elsewhere, from these shops: Pixels, Redbubble. Other items are also available. Thanks for stopping by!

  • Vintage Film Negative

    Vintage Film Negative

    This grunge-style vintage graphic design incorporates a film negative of a stormy Lake Superior, as seen from Presque Isle in Marquette, located in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Prints and more are available in the following galleries: Redbubble ArtPal Thanks for stopping by!

  • Nichols Arboretum

    Nichols Arboretum

    Following 10-inches of snow on New Years’ Eve 2007, I shot this morning photograph January 1, 2008 at Nichols Arboretum, in Ann Arbor, Michigan. That was then, and now it’s available in my shops at Pixels and Redbubble. You’ll discover prints and many other fine items available when you visit… Hope to see you soon!

  • Throwback Thursday

    Throwback Thursday

    In the mid-1990’s, I took a road trip with a friend from Kalamazoo, Michigan, to visit another friend living in Amherst, Massachusetts. While canoeing, we happened upon a rock face at waters edge. Two of us jumped at the same time from a 30-foot cliff, my friend (top) appearing to defy gravity having used a […]

  • Sunrise Through Fog

    Sunrise Through Fog

    Morning sunlight streams across a forest of pines trees and through a dense blanket of fog. You can enjoy this dreamy sunrise scene on a variety of prints and other gift items, simply by visiting these shops: Redbubble and Pixels. Thanks very much!

  • Snow Covered Benches

    Snow Covered Benches

    This sepia tone nature photograph was taken a decade ago during winter while hiking at Nichols Arboretum, located in Ann Arbor, Michigan. You can find many fine prints and other gifts available in the following galleries: Pixels Redbubble ArtPal Thanks!