Ever seen a ferocious Iris?
Morgan has a Clematis vine growing on both sides of her garden wall. I shot this flower from an angle through an opening and into the light. The blurred background created this strange orangish color, which I have not modified through post-processing. Makes for an interesting backdrop to the blossom.
of the peony
by A. E. Stallings
Were she here, she would say “Why do you take away such marvelous color?” And I would say, “Sometimes, for me, the color is too much.” “Ahh….” she would say. “Well, I don’t like it.” Then she would chuckle when I would post it anyway.