With this Lilly, I had to take great care with the colour casts in the shadows and highlights. Reducing them in Lightroom, I also boosted the stamen colour channel. Rendering the bloom as it appeared to the naked eye.
This was one of three images that were published in 'Photography Monthly', (July Issue 08).
Specialist and abstract
Flowers and plants
Wildlife and nature
vickyf, ringyneck, Scaramanga and 9 more