Here is one from the Zeiss Makro-Planar 50mm f/2 that I am currently reviewing:
Beautiful Dead Plant by Thousand Word Images by Dustin Abbott, on Flickr
A very nice picture, Dustin! Excellent work with post processing. It just goes to show that one can turn almost any subject, even the apparently least promising, into great pictures.
Absolutely. It's actually one of my favorite aspects of photography, as it doesn't take a huge amount of skill to capture a scene that is already gorgeous!