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11 Glasses
BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner
 
11 Glasses
11 Glasses
Lens - Sekor KL 127/3.5.
Film - Fuji Velvia @ EI 64.
Glasses are filled with water & food coloring, resting on a round mirror. White frosted plastic used for background. One Novatron strobelight behind background @ 240 ws, firing directly into the lens. Metered via Minolta Flash Meter IV w/reflective attachment, reading through red glass in middle.

© Michael H. Cothran
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Barbara L. Brands

member since: 4/15/2004
    Nice! Really nice!

11/3/2004 3:59:22 PM

 
Eleanor Caputo
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Simply gorgeous! wonderful lighting and use of color and shadow. Perfect.

11/3/2004 4:08:27 PM

 
Dan J. Holm
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Gorgeous shot, Michael! Excellent setup, composition and capture! Love it!

11/3/2004 4:20:08 PM

 
Karma Wilson
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If I were a judge I'd pick this as a winner. Lovely and lots of effort!

Karma

11/3/2004 4:40:17 PM

 
Darren K. Fisher
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I think I have seen this some where else or one very close to it. Which ever the case, I loved it then and love it now. The colors, lighting, and the effort to get this awesome image makes it a winner.

11/3/2004 5:16:17 PM

 
Ellen L. Zaslaw
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GorJus !

11/3/2004 7:28:36 PM

 
Katleen R. Struckle
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Great image Mike!! Love the lighting & color!!

11/3/2004 7:48:43 PM

 
Susana Heide
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WOW!! This image stands out from the rest!! Those colors are AWESOME and the clarity and sharpness is perfect! I ditto the "winner" comments!!

11/3/2004 7:58:24 PM

 
Jane Summa
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You've really outdone yourself with this shot. The mirror effect, clarity and colors are superb!

11/3/2004 8:41:29 PM

 
Cora Miller
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VERY well done!!

11/3/2004 10:48:35 PM

 
Pu Chen

member since: 11/14/2003
 

Just beautiful. Nice set up and great shot, Michael!

11/3/2004 11:05:29 PM

 
Gary A. Meier
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I agree with Karma! This is a winning photo!

11/4/2004 6:34:25 AM

 
Kathryn Love
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colors and lighting & shapes and reflection are wonderful!
very outstanding as a whole!!

11/4/2004 8:00:39 AM

 
Judy S. Fung
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Wow! This is gorgeous, Michael!

11/5/2004 12:11:42 PM

 
Wendy Stevenson
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Congratulations Michael on this fine image making it to the finals. Best of luck in the second round of judging!!

12/16/2004 3:52:45 PM

 
Leonard Pierce
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CONGRATULATIONS!!!!

12/16/2004 5:49:55 PM

 
Judy S. Fung
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Congrats, Michael!

12/16/2004 6:02:51 PM

 
Barbara L. Brands

member since: 4/15/2004
 

Hi Michael!! I KNEW this one was a winner the first time I ever laid eyes on it!!! Congratulations! :o)b

12/16/2004 7:32:59 PM

 
Susana Heide
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CONGRATS MICHAEL!! I hope we see this in the next round!!

12/17/2004 7:30:58 AM

 
Judy S. Fung
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Michael, congrats on your second place win!

12/17/2004 5:51:47 PM

 
Susana Heide
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I just knew it!! This HAD to be a winner!!! CONGRATS!!

12/17/2004 6:32:32 PM

 
Paul C. Gazzanigo
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Terrific image, Congratulations!

12/17/2004 8:43:03 PM

 
Leonard Pierce
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CONGRATULATIONS on your very well deserved Second Place win, Michael!!!!

12/18/2004 8:16:19 PM

 
Kristi A. Howson
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Congratulations Michael...fantastic array of color and shape...wonderful lighting!!!!!

12/19/2004 5:07:07 PM

 
Murry Grigsby
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Congrats on your win Michael!!

12/20/2004 6:38:11 PM

 
Nancy Grace Chen
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Just browsing through old winners here... great setup and fantastic lighting!! A late congrats to ya.

Nancy

4/20/2005 10:01:55 AM

 
Laura Clay-Ballard
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I'm loving everything about this one!

4/23/2005 2:41:32 PM

 
Rick Richardson 

member since: 8/6/2001
 

Very clean look. Nice arrangement. And thanks for not being afraid to give a little detail on setup - more should do this.

5/17/2005 12:24:40 PM

 
Tonya R. Boles
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member since: 7/7/2004
 

I just saw your photo here, and its being claimed by someone esle.. http://www.flickr.com/photos/divi/204608551/

9/9/2006 8:54:37 AM

 
Lisa G. Bennett

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I love this! Congratulations! That is a shame about the rip-off.

10/24/2006 4:42:20 PM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
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Fantastic winner Michael! Congrats...

jo ann c.

11/2/2010 8:49:33 AM

 
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