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Rocky Refuge: Marmot of Yellowstone National Park Wall Art Wild Animal Photography Metal Acrylic Print

Rocky Refuge: Marmot of Yellowstone National Park Wall Art Wild Animal Photography Metal Acrylic Print

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As I explored Yellowstone National Park's rugged terrain, my camera caught sight of a fascinating subject: a marmot resting on its rocky refuge. These creatures may not get as much attention as larger animals, but they're essential to the park, carrying stories of survival within them.

This marmot was a bundle of fur and alertness. Marmots are basically big ground squirrels, part of the rodent family. They have thick, warm fur and are quite social, living together in groups where they alert each other with loud whistles if there's danger nearby. And they're great builders, making complex burrows underground.

This particular marmot was a bit of a legend in these parts. With his shiny golden-brown fur against the dark volcanic rocks, he's become an expert at moving around the land. His home is like a maze of tunnels and rooms, keeping him safe from predators and bad weather. He's also the lookout for his group, always watching from his spot and alerting them with a sharp chirp if there's trouble.

The marmot’s daily life is an adventure, from searching for food to taking care of his home and looking out for his group. As I watched him, I couldn't help but appreciate his hard work. The way he looks around, sniffs the air, and eats a leaf he's found shows how lovable and impressive he is.

In Yellowstone's big picture, marmots and their relatives are crucial. They're like ecosystem architects, digging burrows that help soil breathe, letting water and nutrients flow through to support other plants and animals. They are also a major meal for predators, which keeps the park's food chain in check.

Taking a picture of the marmot wasn't just about getting a nice photo. It was about sharing the tale of these amazing survivors, the small but tough creatures of Yellowstone. As I snapped the photo, capturing the marmot's image forever, I felt a connection with this little hero. His story serves as a reminder of nature's resilience, now preserved in pixels to inspire anyone who views it.

And just like that, a day in the marmot's life in Yellowstone was captured, a piece of the wilderness frozen in time. It reminds us of the strength and beauty present in even the tiniest creatures.



There are 5 ways to print these images.

1) Premium Photo Paper are high quality, professional paper-prints.

Sharp, Vivid and rich Color sets this apart from a casual photo print.

You'll feel like you're there.

Premium Photo Paper will last a long time.

This option is available in 8x10 inches, 11x14 inches or 16x20 inches.

They are designed to be placed in a glass frame, which can be purchased separately (starting at a few dollars at your local Target or online).

2) Ready to Hang Canvas are ready to hang right out of the box with zero assembly required. Ultimate convenience.

Gorgeous finished look. It comes out of the shipping box finished and ready to hang with a simple nail in the wall.

Canvas Prints are a well-known, high-end way of displaying photographs.

0.75 or 1.5 inch thick (depending on which size that you order) wooden stretcher-bars that give it shape, in the same way an oil painting is traditionally assembled. There are no staples or ugly lines visible on the sides (very important).

Estimated delivery time for printing, assembling, packing and shipping is around 10 days.

3) Ready to Hang Canvas (split into 3 panels)

This is for larger pieces, and the photograph is split into 3 even panels, 3 separate canvas panels which together make a single large image.

This gives a modern look, and allows spectacularly large sizes on your wall!

4) Aluminum Metal Prints

Create elegant wall decor that shines with high-end, exclusive and unique aluminum metal prints.

Create a polished addition to any home or office. 3/64" thick aluminum panel. Features a glossy coating and rounded edges.

UV resistant ink prevents fading. All metal sizes are ready to hang on your wall, right out of the box.

5) Acrylic Prints

Create eye-catching home decor with modern acrylic prints. Light refracts through the museum-quality acrylic bringing vibrancy and depth to your photos. The 1/4" thick, clear acrylic produces superb image quality from edge to edge and absolutely stunning, brilliant color!

UV resistant ink prevents fading. All metal sizes are ready to hang on your wall, right out of the box.

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