18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Rose Still Life

I found this rose growing on the campus of a local college. I was immediately drawn to the colors, layers and textures of the flower. I composed several compositions before settling on this one which I thought captured the beauty I saw in this flower.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2020
Date Uploaded: 11.2020
Photo Location: Salisbury, Maryland, United States of America
Copyright: © Mike Cable