An Iris flips its petals to show a pretty striped petticoat. There is something about the Iris that is so graceful; and in purple, I was mesmerized.
I chose another flower in the same flowerbed for a different angle, and I deepened the purple in edits.
And to see what a Samsung app could do, I tried Photo Oil Painter for this last look
It’s interesting that the first photo, and the last photo done with a painterly app look pretty similar. There’s that Iris beauty. Which is your favorite?
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