Mudjaw Systems

Captain John's Custom Photos & Framing

One of the largest online catalogs of nautical art, photos, and more.

About Us

Captain John Achinger

Captain JohnCaptain John's Custom Photo and Framing is a full service picture framing and photographic service. Additionally, we carry a wide selection of original nautical art as well as lighthouse photographs and other nautical pictures for immediate sale. Captain John's can retouch your old and faded photographs and/or add a wide range of computer related effects to enhance your pictures into something truly pleasurable.

Buzz Achinger           The South Erie Rockers           Mudjaw Systems

Where are we located

Point Place Business AssociationCaptain John's is located in a quiet lakeside community along Lake Erie known as the Lost Pennisula of Michigan. From here we service the areas of Southeast Michigan and Northwest Ohio, including the downriver area of Detroit, Monroe Michigan, and the greater Toledo Ohio area. Captain Johns is a member of the Point Place (Ohio) Business Association. Also, the Captain John's display booth can be found at various select shows and events in this area. Check the "Events" link for upcoming dates and locations.

Our Goal

To provide an online resource for maritime enthusiasts with one of the largest collections of original nautical art and photographs of the most popular lighthouses in the United States. Our local business will work with you the customer to enhance your photographic treasures or convert these into something truly unique.


Generally, orders for prints and pictures are accomplished by clicking the "Add to Cart" button found on each specific lighthouse, boat, ship, or nautical picture or painting web page. Click here for an example. Captain John's Secure Shopping Cart uses the latest Internet technology to encrypt your personal information making your shopping experience completely secure. Also, Captain John's Custom Photos & Framing will never sell or forward your information to any other entity. For further information about these issues, please contact us at (419)346-2566 or (734)723-7475. For customers who are not comfortable with placing an order via the Internet - Captain John's maintains a mail order form for your convenience.

Attention Customers: Captain John's Custom Photos & Framing can create prints and pictures in almost any shape, quantity, or size. See our special order form for more information.

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