Found this flower snapped off in the garden after some high winds and rain. Cut the bottom off and placed it in some water and took some photos of it.
Came back an hour later and much to my surprise it had fully opened.
5Dmk2/MPE-65/430Ex flash. Focus stacks using zerene. Handheld.
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