The life cycle of a Camelia. Little buds. Then a beautiful flower. Then the beauty starts to fade. Then the shell of beauty, ready to pass into infinity. This is how these flowers appeared, all next to each other, on the same bush.
The picture was originally taken with my now defunct Nikon P5100. Because I’ve done all sorts of mucking about with this in PS Elements 3, any exif info would not have much relevance.