18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
A Bird of Paradise

I discovered this remarkable flower near my residence. I was struck by it’s perfection. It truly emanates Paradise as its origin!

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2020
Photo Location: Dunedin, Florida, United States of America
Camera: LEICA CL
Copyright: © Joel Franck