A great photo isn't indicative of a great camera. I've seen rather crappy pictures come from great cameras & vice versa. A great photo is a result of someone with a good eye, the right subject, great timing and some luck thrown in for good measure.
The cracks in the parched earth are clearly visible, but for a few short weeks - every few years - this remote section of desert is transformed into a magic carpet of purple. The wildflower Scorpion Weed takes over this corner of the Mojave Desert in southwestern Utah when the conditions are right.