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flower in sepia (3)
Active Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Note Writer [C: 113 W: 6 N: 19] (1231)
another try in sepia... I think that this one is nicer :)

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Active Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Note Writer [C: 113 W: 6 N: 19] (1231)
Levels, USM, noise reduction.
Edited by:Merlin Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 445 W: 267 N: 455] (1713)

1. Adjust levels to increase image contrast and emphasise textures.
2. USM. Levels, 0, pixels, 1, 100% - further texture enhancement.
3. Mask background, run noise reduction.
4. Crop.

Result - more dramatic/graphic? You decide..