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May 15th, 2013

Behind The Shot: ‘Springtime At Artist Point’ by Sandy Sisti – Lower Falls, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming

Posted By David Alexander Willis
Springtime At Artist Point Sandy Sisti Lower Falls Yellowstone
This view of the Lower Falls of the Yellowstone was made famous by Thomas Moran in his painting “Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone” in 1871.  The beauty that Moran portrayed in his paintings of Yellowstone Canyon were thought to be instrumental in getting congress to establish Yellowstone as our first national park in 1872.  The …