Hot Pepper Splash

© Rita Hill

Hot Pepper Splash

Rod Partington 8/8/2011 2:51:19 PM

Awesome shot Rita! Well done. #1399519

Michael Umbreit 8/8/2011 3:51:03 PM

Excellent! That is a stunning image! #9591090

Chris Ebben 8/8/2011 10:21:41 PM

Your efforts certainly paid off with this one. Very well thought up & applied, excellent results=^..^= #9591760

Nikki McDonald 8/9/2011 6:54:33 AM

Gorgeous. The color, details and clarity are terrific, Rita. #9592517

Dale Hardin 8/9/2011 10:18:46 AM

Wonderful lighting and colors Rita. Out standing technique with out standing results. #9592868

David M. Montero 8/9/2011 6:04:22 PM

Simple set up with beautiful results. Well done Rita. #9593684

Rita Hill 8/9/2011 9:46:44 PM

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

Lyn Darlington 8/10/2011 4:47:55 PM

Fantastic result for a wonderful image! #9595966

Irene Colling 8/12/2011 6:55:06 AM

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

Perfect in everyway; outstanding photography and technique Rita. #9599360

Laura Greene 8/15/2011 5:30:24 AM

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. #9604869

Merna L. Nobile 8/20/2011 12:35:46 PM

Hi Rita:

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

Merna #9616708

Usman M. Bajwa 8/22/2011 3:39:23 AM

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

UB. #9619632

Phyllis A. Houghton 9/4/2011 8:43:26 PM

Ditto what Merna and Usman said. I will be looking to see this again. #9653276

Lisa J. Boulden 9/7/2011 4:17:38 AM

Love the color and light.
~♥~Lisa #9657726

The Judges at 9/25/2011 4:54:01 PM

WOW! #9691349

Phyllis A. Houghton 9/25/2011 4:54:28 PM

Will be watching for a gold on this. Congratulations on your fantastic finalist! #9691356

Rita Hill 9/25/2011 5:00:29 PM

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.

Lyn Darlington 9/25/2011 5:45:49 PM

Congrats! #9691887

Dale Hardin 9/25/2011 9:27:30 PM

Super job Rita. Congratulations. #9693132

Usman M. Bajwa 9/26/2011 3:02:20 AM

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


Mary K. Robison 9/26/2011 6:05:32 AM

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! #9694781

JO ANN CLEVELAND 9/26/2011 11:56:49 AM

Totally gorgeous!

Congrats on this awesome finalist Rita!

jo ann c. #9696131

Patti Coblentz 9/26/2011 10:13:35 PM

Outstanding, Rita! Congratulations on your 1st place win!! #9698238

Rita Hill 9/26/2011 10:21:09 PM

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

Merna L. Nobile 9/26/2011 11:12:35 PM

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 #9698380

Nancy Marie Ricketts 9/26/2011 11:30:15 PM

Congratulations on your winning photograph- a wonderful idea and work! A winner in every way! #9698443

Usman M. Bajwa 9/26/2011 11:39:33 PM

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

UB. #9698491

Mary K. Robison 9/26/2011 11:54:44 PM

So happy to see this in the Golden Circle, Rita!
Congratulations on your richly deserved First Place Winner! #9698517

Steve M. Harrington 9/26/2011 11:55:24 PM

A brilliant image and most worthy winner, Rita! I would love to know the details of how you captured this.
Steve #9698518

Renee Doyle 9/27/2011 1:41:11 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful first place win Rita!! #9698689

Yulianto Soeroso 9/27/2011 3:34:26 AM

rita wow so clear and lovely look your photo and congratulation for winner #9698920

Laura Greene 9/27/2011 3:55:05 AM

WooHOO! Congratulations on your FIRST PLACE award! #9698979

Carolyn M. Fletcher 9/27/2011 4:10:26 AM

Big congrats on this beauty!!! #9699044

Gina Cormier 9/27/2011 4:20:24 AM


R. J. Laudenbacher 9/27/2011 5:25:11 AM

Congrats on this beautiful winner! #9699314

Lisa J. Boulden 9/27/2011 5:59:42 AM

An awesome winner!
Congratulations, Rita!
~♥~Lisa #9699453

Terry Cervi 9/27/2011 6:07:27 AM

Nicely done, Rita! Congrats on this awesome First Place win! #9699484

Robert Jensen 9/27/2011 6:51:35 AM

Beautiful work Rita - congratulations #9699702

Maxine C. Schnitzer 9/27/2011 7:50:03 AM

Great job on this, Rita! Congratulations! #9699997

Debra R. Harder 9/27/2011 8:18:02 AM

This is SPECTACULAR, Rita! Huge congratulations on your OUTSTANDING FIRST PLACE WINNER! Deb #9700084

Rita Hill 9/27/2011 8:20:48 AM

Thank you all for your nice comments. You all rock! Happy shooting everyone. #9700097

Karen Celella 9/27/2011 8:23:33 AM

Congratulations on your fabulous first place winner, Rita. #9700109

JO ANN CLEVELAND 9/27/2011 8:31:55 AM

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

jo ann c. #9700158

Carol Flisak 9/27/2011 3:41:50 PM

Great image, Rita... love the colors, clarity and light! Congrats on your first place winner! #9701092

Nancy Marie Ricketts 9/27/2011 4:14:49 PM

Wonderful Creative First Place photo. Congratulations on your winning photo. #9701159

Mary Beth Aiello 9/27/2011 7:16:33 PM

Glad you didn't buy a pork chop. Just kidding. Wonderful capture, Rita, and huge congrats on this outstanding GOLD. #9701532

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 9/28/2011 12:01:52 AM

Definitely creative and cool, great colors and stop action. Excellent work Rita, congratulations on your FIRST PLACE WIN!!! #9701970

Dominick M. Dimacale 9/28/2011 3:48:27 AM

Congratulations Rita on your Win!!!

Dominick #9702345

Chris Ebben 9/28/2011 4:50:44 AM

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


Rita Hill 9/28/2011 9:15:18 AM

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. #9703121

Lindley Johnson 9/29/2011 7:18:43 AM

Terrific kitchen photography! Congratulations on your fantastic First Place Win, Rita! #9705076

David M. Montero 9/30/2011 6:35:07 AM

Congratulations on your first place selection Rita! Marvelous work. #9706965

Rita Hill 9/30/2011 7:54:29 AM

Thank you everyone, loving all the nice comments. You all do beautiful work also. #9707170

Irene Colling 9/30/2011 8:03:29 PM

Congratulations Rita for the gold award on this outstanding image.

The vibrant color, the composition and movement make this a very worthy winner. #9708342

Phyllis H. Burchett 10/2/2011 7:48:27 PM

Congrats on this wonderful winner!!! #9712128

Merna L. Nobile 10/7/2011 12:41:58 PM

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

Bill Houghton 10/18/2011 4:04:55 PM

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

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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. .

Exif: F Number: 6.3, Exposure Bias Value: -1.00, ExposureTime: 1/200 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 200, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 45.00 mm, Model: NIKON D700

Uploaded on 8/8/2011 2:07:43 PM All Time Best Photo Contest Staff Favorite Photo Contest FIRST PLACE Winner

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