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The Best National Parks In The United States For Photographers

Photographers always look for the most unusual and beautiful places in the world to capture their best shots. Even though, it is said that the best snaps are captured in the most unexpected places at the most unexpected and unplanned moments. Still, there are certain places, that anyone might mistaken for a fairy land. here are some such fantasy places which can be the perfect destination for any photographer.



The grand Prismatic spring can be the ultimate reverie for anyone. And when it comes to photographers, it is a treasure hunt for them. The oldest national park in the United States, Yellowstone was established in 1872. It covers an area of 3,500 square feet covering Wyoming, Montana and Idaho. The beautiful landscape is a blend of natural landscapes such as an underground super volcano, Old Faithful geyser, Grand Prismatic Spring, etc. The place is filled up with vibrant colors, microbial mats which camouflage water with orange and red color in summer and green in Winter.

Grand Canyon

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Grand Canyon is undoubtedly one of the grandest places on earth. It has its own stature among several national parks, full of depth colors and variation. Grand Canyon has become crowded these days owing to the overwhelming number of tourists gathering. A huge range of colors comprising of red, orange, brown, yellow, along with majestic places like Desert view points, Colorado river snaking speak for themselves.

Redwood National and State Park

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As you can see the image, Redwood national and State park has everything to call it a heaven. The fog, the thin lines of sunrays penetrating the fog and making their way into the woods through the leaves, the cool hues and the warm depth can be a perfect destination for photographers as well as nature lovers.



Golden glow at Gates Of The Valley in Yosemite National Park is the most coveted destination for photographers. Some of the most beautiful view points include Tunnel View, El Capitan, Half Dome and Bridalveil Fall.

Grand Teton

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Grand Teton is one of the most beautiful places in the United States. It seems like God has created a painting with utmost patience and love. The perfect paradise for photographers.

Carlsbad Caverns

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Carlsbad Caverns is famous for its hundred of beautiful caves and most importantly the amazing limestone showcave. Travelers can access the limestone showcave via hiking or by elevator.

Joshua Tree

the road amid desert, the star studded night and the twisting Joshua trees in the desert areas of Mojave desert and Colorado desert can immerse you into musings-Joshua tree is as magical as that. It has been recognized as a national park in 1994.



This one is a bit unconventional and less traveled. Nevertheless, it is indeed a paradise for photographers.

Bryce Canyon National Park

This majestic place in South Utah is a collection of amphitheaters. Hoodos, Thor’s hammer is a great place for capturing shots.

The list seems to not end. Other beautiful spots for photography are given below:

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P.S: The photos are taken from works of eminent photographers. These images are used for reference and we give due credit to the original artists.

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