Harper's Lake, Montana
I created this tighter composition of the most open blossom of prairie crocus after repositioning my tripod at a lower angle and getting the camera as close as I could while still being able to focus. Without a macro lens to hand, I cropped this photo to concentrate attention on the purple and yellow design.
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