13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Petals of Osteospermum barberiae (Hardy African Daisy)

I was out in the garden looking for bugs to take photos of (new macro lens!) when I noticed this beautiful purple flower that Mom had planted. An extreme macro closeup of revealed an abstract side of it that made for a stunning image.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 04.2013
Date Uploaded: 11.2015
Photo Location: Santa Clara, California, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS REBEL T2i
Copyright: © Manol Manolov