19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
A small beetle rests on a flower

In a happy little accident, I captured a beautiful jewel colored beetle resting in a patch of flowers at our local botanical gardens. I love the bokkehed blend of the colors, creating almost a watercolor effect on the image.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2021
Date Uploaded: 08.2021
Photo Location: Iowa, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS R
Copyright: © Jordan Wells