Spikes [172/366]

Picked up an interesting flower today. It's yellow with spikes (stamens?) instead of petals. I thought it made an excellent subject for a macro study.

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="700"]Spikes [172-366] Hasselblad 503cw / Imacon Ixpress v96c with Hasselblad 120 f4 CF Makro-Plannar #32 #56 tubes - f5.6 @125th 100iso[/caption]