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Hot Pepper Splash
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Hot Pepper Splash
Hot Pepper Splash
While at the market I saw the wonderful colors of the peppers and was inspired to capture them in my kitchen counter using one large glass container filled with water. .
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Rod Partington
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    Awesome shot Rita! Well done.

8/8/2011 2:51:19 PM

 
Mike Umbreit
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Excellent! That is a stunning image!

8/8/2011 3:51:03 PM

 
Chris Ebben
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Your efforts certainly paid off with this one. Very well thought up & applied, excellent results=^..^=

8/8/2011 10:21:41 PM

 
Nikki McDonald
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Gorgeous. The color, details and clarity are terrific, Rita.

8/9/2011 6:54:33 AM

 
Dale Hardin
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Wonderful lighting and colors Rita. Out standing technique with out standing results.

8/9/2011 10:18:46 AM

 
Dave Montero
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Simple set up with beautiful results. Well done Rita.

8/9/2011 6:04:22 PM

 
Rita Hill
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Thank you all for the nice comments. Happy shooting everyone.

8/9/2011 9:46:44 PM

 
Lyn Darlington
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Fantastic result for a wonderful image!

8/10/2011 4:47:55 PM

 
Irene Colling
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I don't care for peppers in my food but this image is a visual delight.

Perfect in everyway; outstanding photography and technique Rita.

8/12/2011 6:55:06 AM

 
Laura D. Greene
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Rita, This is delightful to look at with the bright colors, the natural subjects doing something we don't normally see! It's fun, splashy, and shot with expertise.

8/15/2011 5:30:24 AM

 
Merna L. Nobile
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Hi Rita:

S P E C T A C U L A R!

Merna

8/20/2011 12:35:46 PM

 
Usman Bajwa
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The colors, details, light against the dark background is awesome, Rita. Good luck with this!

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8/22/2011 3:39:23 AM

 
Phyllis A. Houghton
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Ditto what Merna and Usman said. I will be looking to see this again.

9/4/2011 8:43:26 PM

 
Lisa J. Boulden
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Outstanding!
Love the color and light.
~♥~Lisa

9/7/2011 4:17:38 AM

 
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WOW!

9/25/2011 4:54:01 PM

 
Phyllis A. Houghton
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Will be watching for a gold on this. Congratulations on your fantastic finalist!

9/25/2011 4:54:28 PM

 
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Thank you for all your nice comments. It was a nice surprise to get a finalist for my first attempt on this type of photography.

9/25/2011 5:00:29 PM

 
Lyn Darlington
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Congrats!

9/25/2011 5:45:49 PM

 
Dale Hardin
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Super job Rita. Congratulations.

9/25/2011 9:27:30 PM

 
Usman Bajwa
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Good to see this again, Rita! CONGRATZ on the Finalist and all the best in the next round!!!

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9/26/2011 3:02:20 AM

 
Mary K. Robison
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TOTALLY deserving to be among the finalists, Rita! That black background really makes those beautiful colors POP!
Congratulations, and good luck with the silver changing to gold!

9/26/2011 6:05:32 AM

 
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Totally gorgeous!

Congrats on this awesome finalist Rita!

jo ann c.

9/26/2011 11:56:49 AM

 
Patricia A. Coblentz
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Outstanding, Rita! Congratulations on your 1st place win!!

9/26/2011 10:13:35 PM

 
Rita Hill
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Thank you all so much. I'm so excited.

9/26/2011 10:21:09 PM

 
Merna L. Nobile
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Hello Rita: I can put my crystal ball away now! I just knew this photo would get a gold first place. Your work is impeccable. Merna

9/26/2011 11:12:35 PM

 
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Congratulations on your winning photograph- a wonderful idea and work! A winner in every way!

9/26/2011 11:30:15 PM

 
Usman Bajwa
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First attempts and a First Place Win, isn't that something, Rita. HUGE CONGRATZ on your First Place GOLD, WTG!!!

UB.

9/26/2011 11:39:33 PM

 
Mary K. Robison
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So happy to see this in the Golden Circle, Rita!
Congratulations on your richly deserved First Place Winner!

9/26/2011 11:54:44 PM

 
Steve M. Harrington
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A brilliant image and most worthy winner, Rita! I would love to know the details of how you captured this.
Steve

9/26/2011 11:55:24 PM

 
Renee Doyle
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Congratulations on this wonderful first place win Rita!!

9/27/2011 1:41:11 AM

 
Yulianto Soeroso
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rita wow so clear and lovely look your photo and congratulation for winner

9/27/2011 3:34:26 AM

 
Laura D. Greene
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WooHOO! Congratulations on your FIRST PLACE award!

9/27/2011 3:55:05 AM

 
Carolyn  M. Fletcher
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Big congrats on this beauty!!!

9/27/2011 4:10:26 AM

 
Gina Cormier
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CONGRATS ON THIS BEAUTY!!!!!!!

9/27/2011 4:20:24 AM

 
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Congrats on this beautiful winner!

9/27/2011 5:25:11 AM

 
Lisa J. Boulden
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An awesome winner!
Congratulations, Rita!
~♥~Lisa

9/27/2011 5:59:42 AM

 
Terry Cervi
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Nicely done, Rita! Congrats on this awesome First Place win!

9/27/2011 6:07:27 AM

 
Robert Jensen
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Beautiful work Rita - congratulations

9/27/2011 6:51:35 AM

 
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CONGRATULATIONS on your Awesome First Place Winning image, Rita!

9/27/2011 6:57:24 AM

 
Maxine C. Schnitzer
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Great job on this, Rita! Congratulations!

9/27/2011 7:50:03 AM

 
Debra R. Harder
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This is SPECTACULAR, Rita! Huge congratulations on your OUTSTANDING FIRST PLACE WINNER! Deb

9/27/2011 8:18:02 AM

 
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Thank you all for your nice comments. You all rock! Happy shooting everyone.

9/27/2011 8:20:48 AM

 
Karen Celella
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Congratulations on your fabulous first place winner, Rita.

9/27/2011 8:23:33 AM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
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Congratulations on this amazing 1st Place Winner Rita !! I just knew this was a winner! Excellent!

jo ann c.

9/27/2011 8:31:55 AM

 
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Great image, Rita... love the colors, clarity and light! Congrats on your first place winner!

9/27/2011 3:41:50 PM

 
Nancy Marie Ricketts
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Wonderful Creative First Place photo. Congratulations on your winning photo.

9/27/2011 4:14:49 PM

 
Mary Beth Aiello
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Glad you didn't buy a pork chop. Just kidding. Wonderful capture, Rita, and huge congrats on this outstanding GOLD.

9/27/2011 7:16:33 PM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Definitely creative and cool, great colors and stop action. Excellent work Rita, congratulations on your FIRST PLACE WIN!!!

9/28/2011 12:01:52 AM

 
Dominick M. Dimacale
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Congratulations Rita on your Win!!!


Dominick

9/28/2011 3:48:27 AM

 
Chris Ebben
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WooHoo! Congratulations on your FIRST PLACE win! I bet you are smiling now.

9/28/2011 4:50:44 AM

 
Rita Hill
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Thank you all for you nice comments. It is a great feeling to get so many compliments on this photo. Happy shooting everyone. God Bless you all.

9/28/2011 9:15:18 AM

 
Lindley Johnson
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Terrific kitchen photography! Congratulations on your fantastic First Place Win, Rita!

9/29/2011 7:18:43 AM

 
Dave Montero
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Congratulations on your first place selection Rita! Marvelous work.

9/30/2011 6:35:07 AM

 
Rita Hill
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Thank you everyone, loving all the nice comments. You all do beautiful work also.

9/30/2011 7:54:29 AM

 
Irene Colling
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Congratulations Rita for the gold award on this outstanding image.

The vibrant color, the composition and movement make this a very worthy winner.

9/30/2011 8:03:29 PM

 
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Congrats on this wonderful winner!!!

10/2/2011 7:48:27 PM

 
Merna L. Nobile
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Congratulations!
You’re the kind of person who makes the world a better, brighter place…You worked hard for this, you made it happen, and you have a right to be proud. So enjoy these satisfying moments; you deserve every one! Merna

10/7/2011 12:41:58 PM

 
Bill Houghton
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Rita, this is an awesome photo. Congratulations on your beautiful win. Have a great week, Bill

If you have time, check out my website:
Bill Houghton Photography

10/18/2011 4:04:55 PM

 
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