Close up detail of a mature flower bloom from a Hibiscus tiliaceus tree. More common names are Native Hibiscus, Coast Cottonwood. The colours change during the blooming cycle, from a vivid and vibrant pure lemon yellow to what you see here.
Location is by the Innisfail wharf, Johnstone River, Tropical Far North Queensland, Australia.
DSLR Camera: Pentax K10D. Lens: smc Pentax-DA 18-55 F3.5-5.6 AL
SS: 1/60sec. FL: 55 mm. Ap: F5.6 ISO 125.
Raw file processed/edited via CS2. Natural state.