I love these bright but short-lived flowers (Rock Rose) and liked the added impact of the sunlight coming through the petals.
This is straight from the camera with just a touch of USM to accomodate the effect of resizing.
I left the spider's webs and bugs to show that it was shot "au-naturel" (and anyway, the petals fall off if you try to titivate them
|Camera:||Canon EOS 350D |
|Lens:||canon 70-300 IS USM at 300mm |
|Recording media:||ISO 400 for 1/640th sec with f8|