Big Drip!

Michael S. Baker level-classic 1/6/2006 10:49:20 AM

Very nice capture, Ron!
The big water drop really adds an extra 'umpf' to this image. Nicely done!

Regards,
Mike B-
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Ronald F. Fischer 1/6/2006 11:38:59 AM

Thank you very much, Mike. I have found the secret to getting good sharp water drip shots is to use manual focus, and then take lots of pictures. I snapped about 20 in order to get this shot! #2259490

Michelle R. Kovach 1/6/2006 3:25:03 PM

Great shot Ronald! #2260001

Ronald F. Fischer 1/6/2006 3:38:39 PM

Thanks, Michelle! #2260039

Wende Trew 1/6/2006 4:13:10 PM

Another great image Ronald!!! #2260116

Ronald F. Fischer 1/6/2006 4:34:12 PM

Thank you very much, Wende! #2260163

Alison Greenwood 1/7/2006 2:27:36 AM

Wow!!! Breathtaking! :o) #2260980

Rakesh Syal level-classic 1/7/2006 4:54:58 AM

What a marvellous capture, Ronald!!! #2261347

Ronald F. Fischer 1/7/2006 6:01:34 AM

Thanks so much, Alison and Rakesh! #2261604

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic 1/11/2006 9:26:25 AM

Very nice work, Ronald! #2276734

Ronald F. Fischer 1/11/2006 10:28:22 AM

Thank you, Shelly! #2276980

Chaba Kasanitsky 2/5/2006 12:00:32 PM

Excellent capture Ronald !!! #2381790

Ronald F. Fischer 2/5/2006 12:11:33 PM

Thank you very much Chaba. Macros are my favorite! #2381841

Life Expressions 2/21/2006 7:10:26 AM

Congratulations on this amazing finalist Ronald!! #2445855

Ronald F. Fischer 2/21/2006 8:38:54 AM

Thank you very much Robin! #2446347

Kristi A. Howson 2/21/2006 8:52:27 AM

Excellent capture Ronald! Congratulations on your finalist and best of luck in the next round! #2446468

Tamera Phillips level-classic 2/21/2006 9:42:33 AM

A big congrats to you Ron. Very well done. Good luck in the next round. #2446869

Katrina Diaz 2/21/2006 10:27:54 AM

Congrats on this and your other finalist, ROn!!! ; )
~K #2447191

Ronald F. Fischer 2/21/2006 11:12:47 AM

Thank you very much Kristi, Tammy and Katrina!! #2447368

Darryl Wilkinson 2/21/2006 3:39:18 PM

Terrific catch, Ronald, WOW!!!
Congratulations once again on your Finalist awards!!! #2448734

Ronald F. Fischer 2/21/2006 3:44:48 PM

Thank you very much, Darryl!! #2448767

Isabel L 2/21/2006 4:10:05 PM

That is amazing! I just love the details in this!!! Congrats on this being a finalist. :) #2448941

Ronald F. Fischer 2/21/2006 4:16:58 PM

Thanks again, Isabel! #2448978

Susie Peek-Swint 2/21/2006 4:33:46 PM

Another great finalist ~ many congrats Ronald! #2449082

Ronald F. Fischer 2/21/2006 4:35:53 PM

Thank you very much Susie! #2449099

Paula Dwyer 2/21/2006 5:25:55 PM

Ron, Congratulation on your awesome photo finalist!! :) #2449363

Ronald F. Fischer 2/21/2006 5:58:31 PM

Thank you very much Paula! #2449587

Terry L. Ellis level-classic 2/21/2006 6:17:49 PM

Very clever and wonderful finalist, Ronald! Congratulations! #2449720

Ronald F. Fischer level-classic 2/21/2006 6:21:56 PM

Thank you very much Terry! #2449751

Nan Fischer level-classic 2/21/2006 6:27:29 PM

Wow, Ron, excellent drip shot! I love the colors and the details. Congratulations! #2449803

Ronald F. Fischer level-classic 2/21/2006 6:43:04 PM

Thank you very much Nan! #2449963

The Judges at BetterPhoto.com level-classic 2/22/2006 3:20:07 AM

Nice colors and interesting concept. #2451694

Ronald F. Fischer level-classic 2/22/2006 4:48:10 AM

Thank you very much for your comments!!! #2452048

Rakesh Syal level-classic 2/22/2006 5:41:42 AM

Congratulations in advance, Ronald!!! #2452240

Ronald F. Fischer level-classic 2/22/2006 9:17:42 AM

Thank you very much, Rakesh!! #2453294

Wendy Stevenson level-classic 2/22/2006 12:46:39 PM

Big Congrats on your creative and well done finalists Ronald!! Best of luck in the next round!! #2453972

Ronald F. Fischer level-classic 2/22/2006 1:24:13 PM

Thank you very much Wendy! #2454072

The Judges at BetterPhoto.com level-classic 2/22/2006 4:51:20 PM

Great stop-action timing for this one! #2454680

Ronald F. Fischer level-classic 2/22/2006 5:01:43 PM

Thank you so very much for commenting! #2454705

Su Sana E. P level-classic 2/22/2006 11:15:02 PM

Wow!! Congratulations on this outstanding and amazing Finalist, Ronald!! #2455618

Ronald F. Fischer level-classic 2/23/2006 2:52:30 AM

Thank you very much Susan!! #2456102

Daniel Diaz level-classic 2/23/2006 9:30:31 AM

Big Congrats Ronald, I missed this one before, Great job!!!! #2457504

Ronald F. Fischer level-classic 2/23/2006 9:33:40 AM

Thanks again, Daniel! #2457517

Tammy Scott level-classic 2/24/2006 5:32:54 PM

Congratulations on another very cool finalist! #2463594

Ronald F. Fischer level-classic 2/24/2006 5:59:10 PM

Thank you very much, Tammy!!! #2463687

kerby lee pfrangle level-classic 2/25/2006 12:42:08 PM

Congratualions on your first place winner. Excellent work. Kerby #2466398

Wende Trew level-classic 2/25/2006 12:50:03 PM

Congrats Ronald on your first place win!!! EXCELLENT!!!! #2466471

Renee Doyle level-classic 2/25/2006 12:54:39 PM

Congratulations Ronald on this fantastic first place win!!!!
#2466510

Goshka G. level-classic 2/25/2006 12:54:44 PM

Big conmgrats on this wonderful winner, Ronald!! #2466513

Stephanie A. Laird level-classic 2/25/2006 1:06:56 PM

Fantastic Ronald! CONGRATS!!!! An awesome First Place!!! #2466622

Katrina Diaz level-classic 2/25/2006 1:08:05 PM

Many congratulations on this great win, Ron! ; ) And thanks for suggesting I enter my 'Car Abstract' into last months contest...turned out well! ; )
~K #2466634

Jill Flynn level-classic 2/25/2006 1:19:14 PM

Amazing shot Ronald. Congratulations on your FIRST PLACE win #2466742

Ken Smith level-classic 2/25/2006 1:28:55 PM

Ron, congratulations!! #2466831

Claudia Kuhn level-classic 2/25/2006 1:42:00 PM

Congratulations on your first place win Ron! Terrific capture! #2466958

Isabel L 2/25/2006 1:49:15 PM

WOW Ronald!! :D Congrats!!! #2466999

Sylvia Rossler level-classic 2/25/2006 2:08:03 PM

That's a perfect drip Ron ! Big congrats on your wonderful first place win :O) #2467100

Mary Clarke level-classic 2/25/2006 2:30:23 PM

Many congratulations in this wonderful First Place winner Ronald #2467196

Lorri Shank level-classic 2/25/2006 3:00:25 PM

Ron--how absolutely exciting for you!
congratulations on this great shot!
Lorri #2467340

Ronald F. Fischer 2/25/2006 3:20:32 PM

Thank you so much everyone! To say I am stunned would be an understatement. I am deeply honored to have one of my photos selected as a first prize winner. I am so happy to have found BetterPhoto, and I value all of my BP friends more than having my photo selected as a monthly contest winner. Your support and encouragement, not to mention your own outstanding photos, motivate me to want to be a better photographer! So thank you one and all!! #2467414

Digvijay P 2/25/2006 3:21:03 PM

Congrats on your First Place !!

..Jay #2467417

Michelle R. Kovach 2/25/2006 3:53:13 PM

Congratulations Ronald! Nicely done! #2467533

Anna Diederich level-classic 2/25/2006 4:10:55 PM

Awesome shot! Congratulations!

Anna #2467605

Paula Dwyer 2/25/2006 4:11:27 PM

Ronald, Congratulations to you on your 1st Place Winner!!!!!!! Outstanding work ! #2467608

Kay Beausoleil level-classic 2/25/2006 4:37:15 PM

Congratulations on your first place win, Ronald -- an intriguing concept well executed! #2467728

Ronald F. Fischer level-classic 2/25/2006 4:39:53 PM

Thank you very much Digvijay, Michelle, Anna, Paula and Kay! #2467750

Darryl Wilkinson 2/25/2006 4:49:00 PM

Way to go, Ron! CONGRATULATIONS on your WIN!!!!! #2467805

Su Sana E. P level-classic 2/25/2006 5:04:41 PM

Big Congratulations on your First Place Win, Ronald!! #2467881

Ronald F. Fischer 2/25/2006 5:18:12 PM

Thank you very much Darryl and Susan!! #2467935

Terry L. Ellis level-classic 2/25/2006 5:23:51 PM

Ronald, huge congratulations on your fantastic first place win! WTG!!!!!!! #2467958

Tammy Scott level-classic 2/25/2006 5:25:12 PM

WTG! Congratulations! #2467963

Ronald F. Fischer level-classic 2/25/2006 5:37:37 PM

Thank you very much Terry and Tammy!! #2468019

Pat Gamwell level-classic 2/25/2006 6:12:14 PM

CONGRATS, my friend! The judges sure knew what they were doing when they picked THIS one! #2468100

Ronald F. Fischer level-classic 2/25/2006 6:38:21 PM

Thank you so much Pat!! #2468210

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-classic 2/25/2006 6:50:57 PM

I am very happy for your great win!!Outstanding winning image, congratulations!!! Very cool Ronald!!!!! #2468260

Tamera Phillips level-classic 2/25/2006 7:10:11 PM

Yahoooooo! Way to go Ron. Bet you really like that new lens now. LOL. Congrats my friend. #2468351

Ronald F. Fischer 2/25/2006 7:23:41 PM

Thank you so very much Donna and Tammy! Yes, I really am enjoying the new lens. I use it almost all the time! #2468428

Corinne M. Thompson level-classic 2/25/2006 8:45:16 PM

A well deserved win...Congrats :) #2468786

Judyann Plante level-classic 2/25/2006 9:43:02 PM

Congratulations, Ron!!! #2468923

Karen Engelbreth level-classic 2/26/2006 1:12:20 AM

Big congrats on your win, Ronald! #2469267

Ronald F. Fischer level-classic 2/26/2006 4:32:06 AM

Thank you very much Corinne, Judyann and Karen!! #2469512

Donna W. Neal level-classic 2/26/2006 5:02:20 AM

Congratulations on this outstanding winner Ron #2469590

Linda Boehme level-classic 2/26/2006 5:04:44 AM

Congrats on this 1st place win of this awesome image, Ron! #2469597

Ronald F. Fischer level-classic 2/26/2006 5:27:50 AM

Thank you very much Donna and Linda! #2469733

Nan Fischer level-classic 2/26/2006 6:01:58 AM

Congratulations again, Ron! #2469929

Ronald F. Fischer level-classic 2/26/2006 6:02:55 AM

Thank you very much, Nan!! #2469935

Life Expressions level-classic 2/26/2006 6:31:16 AM

Congratulations on your 1st place win, Ronald!!! WTG! #2470084

Ronald F. Fischer level-classic 2/26/2006 6:34:23 AM

Thank you very much, Robin!! #2470102

Bobbie Davis level-classic 2/26/2006 6:50:45 AM

Congrats on this AWESOME win Ronald! #2470201

Janet L. Skinner 2/26/2006 7:31:19 AM

Congratulations, Ronald!! An outstanding piece of work!! #2470436

Leanne M.E. Boyd 2/26/2006 8:45:12 AM

The timing is right on Ronald! Congrats on your win! #2470612

KV Day level-classic 2/26/2006 9:21:58 AM

Congratulations to a very nice image and so glad it went to a very nice man. #2470763

Ronald F. Fischer 2/26/2006 9:46:01 AM

Thank you very much Bobbie, Janet, Leanne and Vicki!!! #2470828

Stefan G 2/26/2006 11:02:06 AM

Congratulations, Ronald - impressive dettail! #2471065

Kelly Munce 2/26/2006 1:11:05 PM

fantastic macro ronald..CONGRATS on your win....:))) #2471401

Wendy Stevenson 2/26/2006 1:13:02 PM

Big Congrats on your FIRST PLACE win Ronald!! Great shot! #2471411

Kristi A. Howson 2/26/2006 3:30:33 PM

WOW!!! First Place Win Ronald. This is really awesome! Big Congratulations to you!!!! #2471685

Daniel Diaz 2/27/2006 2:21:15 AM

Way to go Ron, you did it buddy!!!!!! #2473068

Ronald F. Fischer 2/27/2006 5:19:47 PM

Thank you very much Stefan, Kelly, Wendy, Kristi and Daniel!! #2476450

Kathleen K. Parker level-classic 2/27/2006 5:43:20 PM

Congratulations to you, Ron!! I finally had time to look at the winners!! Way to go!!!!
kk #2476561

lyn winans level-classic 2/27/2006 6:19:12 PM

Big congratulations Ron, wonderful image. I'm behind on everything too;>( #2476673

Ronald F. Fischer level-classic 2/27/2006 6:38:26 PM

Thank you very much Kathleen and Lyn!! #2476726

Shirley Pearce 2/28/2006 11:25:12 AM

I like the way your imagination runs, Ron!! Great capture. Congratulations! #2479850

Milan Banik 2/28/2006 11:28:08 AM

many congrates on this creative finalist ,superb creativity Ronald .good experience to me. #2479858

Ronald F. Fischer 2/28/2006 11:33:11 AM

Thank you very much Shirley and Milan!! #2479869

Anita Taylor 3/1/2006 5:30:47 PM

Congratulations on your win! Great timing on your capture and I love the tiny crystal clear reflection! #2485523

Vanessa Alves 3/1/2006 6:15:02 PM

CONGRATULATIONS! This is an awesome shot, your artwork is breathtaking.

Vanessa Alves #2485585

Ronald F. Fischer 3/1/2006 7:19:56 PM

Thank you very much Anita and Vanessa! #2485766

Bianca B. Steinfeldt 3/9/2006 3:32:44 PM

Congratulation!!! This is WOW, breathtaking - Love it, the colors and the whole idea! #2515516

Ronald F. Fischer 3/9/2006 3:50:39 PM

Thank you very much Bianca! #2515581

Cathy M. Gromball 3/18/2006 12:59:22 PM

Congratulations on your First Place win, Ronald!

Cathy :) #2546947

Ronald F. Fischer 3/18/2006 1:23:46 PM

Thank you so much Cathy! #2546981

Mary N C. Taitt 3/22/2006 1:54:03 PM

Congratulations!!! Cool capture. #2562867

Ronald F. Fischer 3/22/2006 1:58:55 PM

Thank you very much Mary! #2562888

Corinne M. Thompson level-classic 3/22/2006 9:32:40 PM

Congrats on your Finalist! #2564974

Andree Lerat 3/28/2006 1:58:53 PM

Fantastic shot. I have been wondering how some of the images get selected and I must say that in your case it is well deserved. #2584961

Ronald F. Fischer 3/28/2006 2:03:12 PM

Thank you very much Corinne and Andree! #2584970

Paulette Plakidas 5/8/2006 8:35:57 AM

What an amazing shot! #2737991

Ronald F. Fischer 5/8/2006 9:54:03 AM

Thank you very much Paulette! #2738362

Jodi Zimmer 4/28/2009 9:45:03 PM

How the heck did you get this perfect shot?!! Amazing!! Was this hand held or tripod and was it luck to get this huge drop? How many practice shots? Just curious? I LOVE this! Awesome and unique background also. #7463150

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Picture taken with Sigma 50mm f2.8 EX DG lens. f8; 1/125; ISO 100; Canon 580EX Speedlight flash. The only processing done to the picture was slight brightness, contrast, and sharpening.

Uploaded on 1/6/2006 6:39:28 AM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest FIRST PLACE Winner


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