Natural art

Challenge #20 in the Nature and Culture series. Hosted by AndrePooh.
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Art is the product or process of deliberately arranging items (often with symbolic significance) in a way that influences and affects one or more of the senses, emotions, and intellect. (Wikipedia) - In that sense Nature cannot create art, since it is not deliberate, but when we make a picture of it, it is deliberate. Show us a photo of something natural that resembles art, maybe an unusual rock or tree or a natural ice sculpture. Please comment on what we see.
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Flower of the Midnight Sky
by donkom
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They say that nature doesn't create art, but I beg to differ. There is never-ending beautiful art in every snowflake.
Submitted: Sunday, 19th February, 2012 16:47 (GMT)
Taken: Saturday, 21st January, 2012
Focal length: 65 mm
Shutter speed: 1/300 sec
Aperture: F4.5
ISO: 100
Notes: This is image has been processed with Lightroom 4 and Photoshop CS5 using hand-held focus-stacking techniques to bring it all into focus. Sharpening filters were also applied.
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