16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Altered Images
Helenium autumnale

I tried several times to get a satisfactory photo of this flower, so I decided to merge two photos in Photoshop and I was happier with the result that showed the vibrancy of this flower and the painted look of it's petals.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 06.2017
Date Uploaded: 09.2018
Photo Location: Palo Alto, California, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D3200
Copyright: © Barbara de Gery