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All of the images on this site are owned by me, Mark S. Carlson. Prints can be purchased in my store. For custom prints or licensing agreements, please email me at: firstname.lastname@example.org with the details of your request. I will provide an agreement and an invoice. Usage fees depend on factors including the desired picture(s), published image size(s), proposed distribution location(s) and size(s), and intended duration of use.
Photo note card packs with envelopes. 4 different subjects available: "Holiday Nature", "Country Christmas", "Common Loon" & "Hearts in Nature"
Each pack includes: 12 different 4.25 X 5.5" photo paper note cards - blank inside - photo description on back - w/ envelopes.
Perfect for personal notes or greetings to friends and loved ones!
“Lights in the Forest” is the first in a series of Visual Haiku books by Mark S. Carlson. Offering an inspiring collection of seasonal photographs with meditative poetry, this refreshing interpretation of our natural world will leave you feeling peaceful and enlightened. 8.5 X 11” in size, featuring quality archival paper, “Lights in the Forest” makes the perfect coffee table book, inviting you to enjoy its subliminal message again and again.
“Hidden in the Light” is the second in a series of Photo/Haiku books from theNatural Inspirations collection by Mark S. Carlson. A creative interpretation of Nature’s most simple aesthetics, “Hidden in the Light” leads the viewer for a winter walk through pure Zen. Full of visual enlightenment and thought provoking poetry, this gallery of work is an exhibit you’ll enjoy visiting over and over.
“Hidden in the Light” is 8.5 X 11” in size and printed with quality archival paper.
Mitten Full of Trillium is the third photo/haiku book in Mark’s Natural Inspirations series. With visual and poetic artistry, this book celebrates Michigan’s favorite wildflower family and features eight trillium species native to the Great Lakes state. Learn to identify and appreciate the mitten’s indigenous trilliums, including rare natural hybrids, mutations and intricate colorations, through this one-of-a-kind collection of pictures and poems. Mitten Full of Trillium is a beautiful art book and reference guide that will quickly become one of your rites of spring.
Perhaps no other Great Lakes shoreline in Michigan is more awe-inspiring than Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. Stretching for 15 miles, its sculpted stonewalls, towering spires and elevated archways stand majestically above Lake Superior's beautiful, yet temperamental waters. This book captures with inviting detail, the raw artistry and spiritual energy of one of Michigan's most beloved natural treasures, from the lake's perspective. Dynamic photography & inspirational haiku poetry celebrate one of the Great Lakes' most aesthetic achievements. "time passages" was created during the centennial year of operation of the National Parks Service and pays perfect tribute to what they've preserved.
“time passages” is 8.75 X 11.25” - 72 pages and printed with quality archival paper.
WHEN SLIPPERS DANCE is the fifth photo/haiku book in Mark's 'Natural Inspirations' series. It is a lifelong collection of his best Great Lakes native orchid photography. From lady's-slippers to fringed orchids, common to endangered species, this book is a portrait gallery of nature's finest floral displays from the orchidaceae family. Featuring 96 pages with 133 colorful photographs, WHEN SLIPPERS DANCE not only pays homage to the artful beauty of wild orchids, but it offers common & Latin names, along with some natural history information as well. A must have for any orchid lover!
8.75 X 11.25" in size - printed with quality archival paper
Spiral bound and printed on premium card stock with laminated photo pages, it is 11½ x 14" in size (Nearly 24" long - opened). Each image is captioned and suitable for framing. It would cost $57.00 if it were ordered as an individual fine art print. 2018 calendars ordered before Dec. 5th, 2017 will be shipped on Dec. 10th, 2017.
2018 calendars ordered after Dec. 5th, 2017 will not be guaranteed delivery in time for Christmas.
Choose any photo I've ever posted on Facebook or my website, and I'll make a print for you. All photos are un-cropped images, ink jet printed on archival matte finish paper.
All photos are signed.
These gorgeous 11 oz. ceramic mugs are perfect for your favorite hot beverage. Featuring a wraparound nature photo with accompanying Haiku, they’re inspiring works of art that make an excellent gift for family, friends or even yourself! Great for home, office or the cottage, Mark's Mugs are dishwasher and microwave safe. Begin your collection now!