16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
The Open Heart

This rose spoke to me. It was one of a few on a rose bush where all of the petals were open, curled at the edges to reveal its core, its heart.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 09.2017
Date Uploaded: 11.2018
Photo Location: Rochester, New York, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS 10D
Copyright: © Jemeul Thompson