A painted sunflower macro with texture added by using several layers and blending modes to get the desired effect.
Image taken with a Nikon D90 and a 55mm lens at 55mm, 1/30s,F5.6, Iso 200.
Image taken in my Shady Cove, Oregon garden.
As Of 12/9/10
10/27/10-Featured in Fiery Hot Colors
12/9/10-Top ten placement in the Sunflowers challenge in the Photography Challenge Group