Tag: Smokies

  • Beauty in the Forest

    The sight and sounds of water cascading in a creek strewn with rocks provides a pleasant respite while hiking in the Smoky Mountains. Seen here, Thunderhead Prong located along Middle Prong Trail. Prints available.


  • Autumn on Lynn Camp Prong

    This photograph was taken along the Middle Prong Trail, in the Tremont section of the Smoky Mountains in Tennessee, and features Lynn Camp Prong in autumn. Prints and more are available here: Pixels, Redbubble and/or ArtPal.


  • Black and White Mountains

    Black and White Mountains

    More specifically, a black and white photograph of the Smoky Mountains, as captured from a location known as The Jump Off, a scenic detour along the trail to Charlies Bunion. Prints available.


  • Flow of Water

    Flow of Water

    This close-up photograph features water rushing through moss covered rocks in Thunderhead Prong, a waterway located in the Smoky Mountains. If interested, several print options are available in my gallery. Thanks for visiting!


  • Chimney Tops

    Visitors of the Smoky Mountains can reach Chimney Tops – a mountain that the Cherokee Indians called Duniskwalguni, meaning ‘forked antlers’ – after a two mile hike along a steep trail. It’s a beautiful view, and one that you can enjoy everyday on prints available in my gallery at Fine Art America. I hope you’ll visit and find something you like, either for yourself or to give as a gift. Thanks!


  • Cades Cove

    Please visit my gallery for prints. These autumn photographs were taken at Cades Cove, an historical settlement of early European immigrants located in a verdant valley of the Smoky Mountains, in Tennessee. It’s a beautiful area and a print would make a wonderful gift. Thanks for visiting!


  • Watching the Water

    Watching the Water

    …and, watching my step! This photograph was taken while standing on a rock in the middle of Thunderhead Prong, in the Smoky Mountains of Tennessee. I was able to access this spot due to seasonally low levels of water. You can also enjoy this mossy mountain landscape, on a print in your home or office, when you visit my galleries at Pixels, Redbubble and/or ArtPal. Select from several print options available. Thanks very much!


  • Change of Season

    This autumn photograph features Thunderhead Prong and a colorful hillside, located in the Tremont section of the Smoky Mountains in Tennessee. It would look wonderful as a print in a frame on a wall in your home or office, and you can find the perfect accent piece by visiting my galleries at Pixels and/or Redbubble. Thanks ~ hope to see you soon!


  • Daybreak

    Daybreak

    Morning sunlight filters through the forest and valleys, some still shielded by mountain peaks. This daybreak photography features Middle Prong Little River, located in the Smoky Mountains of Tennessee. Prints available.

    Thanks for visiting!


  • Framed View

    Framed View

    It’s morning in the Smoky Mountains, and, following my visit to Luftee Overlook – and before Clingmans Dome – I stopped at the Newfound Gap parking area to capture this framed view. If interested, you can find many prints in my gallery.

    Thanks for visiting!


  • Above the Clouds

    Above the Clouds

    Haiku

    High above the clouds
    Evergreens embrace the sun
    Expansive nature

    © 2022 Phil Perkins

    Prints

    View from Clingmans Dome in North Carolina – prints available here.


    Song for Today

    Carolina in My Mind, by James Taylor (1969) – see lyrics here.


  • Vintage Cabin

    This photograph features the historical Elijah Oliver Place, which dates from 1866 and is located in Tennessee at Cades Cove, a verdant valley surrounded by the Smoky Mountains. You can find prints and more available in these shops: Pixels, Redbubble and ArtPal.

    Thanks for visiting!


  • Forest Bridge

    Prints and more available in my galleries at Pixels and Redbubble.

    This photograph features a footbridge in the distance, marking the trailhead to Middle Prong Trail, located in the Tremont section of the Smoky Mountains.


  • Upper Lynn Camp Falls

    Upper Lynn Camp Falls

    Despite seasonally low water levels, hiking to enjoy the beauty of Upper Lynn Camp Falls is always a good experience. And you can also enjoy this landscape, on a print in a frame on the wall in your home – simply visit my gallery to select the option best suited for you, as to give as a gift!


  • View from Clingmans Dome

    Clingmans Dome is the tallest peak in Tennessee, standing 6,643 feet tall, as well as the highest point in the Smoky Mountains National Park. This shot features a view including the spiral concrete walkway leading to the pinnacle observation area. Prints available.