Camellias are such delicate flowers, and to me they seem even more so in pastel shades such as this pale pink (the variety is “Nuccio’s Gem”). This is a straightforward macro study of the flower’s center with a few fragile petals. (Olympus E-5 & Zuiko 50mm macro, f/10, 1/125 sec., ISO 1600, open shade, handheld) Subtle texture (Joyeuse) from Leslie Nicole’s French Kiss Textures
Featured in Absolute Clarity (16 March 2012)
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