Smile for the Camera!

The Panorama of the Monumental Grandeur of the Mississippi Valley is getting its picture taken! On Monday Jean-Paul Torno, a freelance photographer who has worked with the Saint Louis Art Museum for over a decade, transformed the special exhibition gallery into a temporary photo studio. Using a high-definition mounted camera, he photographs each scene in the panorama one by one, a process that will take two full days (the second day will be August 27).
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