Death of a flower

Flowers are beautiful even in death. As the petals fade and die, they take on a beauty of their own.

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Focus stacking of 8 photos.
Nikon D7000
105mm f/2.8 Sigma macro lens

Pink hibiscus..

I’m just starting to experiment with focus stacking to get maximum detail while doing macrophotography. The following is one of my first marginally successful attempts! Comments and criticisms welcome.

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