A less than perfect rose may still have great beauty. This one has interesting coloring, changing from a deep golden center to yellow and then to shades of pink. Its soft fullness is very appealing. “Take me as I am” is a wish shared by many who have different, less conventional, kinds of beauty.
This image appears on the CALENDAR, A Good Year For The Roses (click to view)
Canon EOS REBEL T1i, Canon Zoom Lens EF-S 18-55mm.
Location: Chincoteague Island, off the coast of Virginia (USA).
Season: spring, May 3rd.
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