I want you to know that no retouching was done to this image to enhance the areas of deep purple. This is exactly what I saw when driving past the Citadel Ranch just a few miles southeast of Brenham, Texas.
This must be why the cows think Brenham is heaven, Matt!
Copyright © 2009 Jeff Lynch Photography
Shot taken with a Canon EOS 50D set on aperture priority (Av) using an EF 24-105mm f/4 IS USM tripod mounted. The exposure was taken at 58mm, f/8 for 1/90th of a second at ISO 100 on Lexar Professional UDMA digital film. Post capture processing was done in Lightroom 2. Click on the image above for a larger version.