Best seen on black - press L or click image above.
OK, it is not a rose that was grown with an ISO-9000 certification, but the ISO happened to be 9000 in this case.
Photo shot at 8:04 PM (!), in very low light, as the remaining twilight was quickly giving way to darkness. No post processing or NR applied, other than the standard NR in the camera. Amazingly noise-free image from the D3s.
Nikon D3s + AF-S Nikkor 24-70mm f/2.8 VR. Camera Standard profile in LR3, no post processing.