Orange Juice

Cathy Stancil 2/28/2006 8:28:39 AM

The clarity here is outstanding, the colors awesome, just a perfect image from you once again.... #400492

Meggi Raeder 2/28/2006 8:34:29 AM

Wow, this is just outstanding!! clarity and catching the moment!
Meggi #2479282

Gary Lange 2/28/2006 8:38:58 AM

Very clear image, I like this, Heather! #2479296

Duane Carter 2/28/2006 8:40:46 AM

Very nicely done, great image Heather! #2479302

Leanne M.E. Boyd 2/28/2006 8:44:11 AM

That looks so good, super shot Heather! #2479312

Margot Petrowski 2/28/2006 8:48:17 AM

Great image, Heather!!!! #2479326

Tamera Phillips 2/28/2006 9:33:51 AM

Good job Heather. I love the blue background and the clarity is awesome. #2479493

Carolyn M. Fletcher 2/28/2006 11:12:01 AM

Outstanding, even for you! #2479793

Terry L. Ellis 2/28/2006 11:21:36 AM

Awesome, Heather! Excellent color and details! #2479837

Renee Doyle 2/28/2006 12:55:40 PM

Love this Heather!!!!! Amazing clarity and the blue bg sets it off! This is such a hard shot to do and you have nailed it!!!! Great work!

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Heather K. McFarland 2/28/2006 1:55:15 PM

Thanks for your kind comments folks. Yes Renee...this was much harder to do than I thought. Especially when your trying to do it yourself...without lights which I don't have.

I had to drop the orange and fire with the remote sync cord and try to time everything right. And the orange kept flipping to the back side so you didn't see the front...LOL...and I splashed water all over my table!! Took about 300 tries to get two good ones!! #2480283

Nadya Johnson 2/28/2006 2:26:23 PM

To borrow from the tv show, "Absolutely Fabulous!!!!" This is wonderful! What a shot! I can well imagine that it took 300 tries and I hate to think of the comments I might have made, had I tried it myself! But it was well worth the effort, for sure! Wonderful! #2480407

Melissa Gurdus 2/28/2006 4:17:28 PM

This is a really terrific shot. I know you must have worked hard to get it just right. I believe you had to take 300 photos to get it just right. I wonder...when you are working with water, how do you prevent your camera from getting wet? #2480741

j. douglas haycock 2/28/2006 4:20:52 PM

Good picture,really fun. I think I will try some! #2480759

Orsi 2/28/2006 5:27:38 PM

Awesome shot,Heather!!Beautiful!! #2481053

Ronald F. Fischer 2/28/2006 7:53:32 PM

Awesome capture! That is the beauty of digital photography. You can snap until you get just the right shot! #2481342

Janine Russell 2/28/2006 10:04:52 PM

Heather, awesome colors, clarity, detail, DOF and composition. #2481539

Michelle R. Kovach 3/22/2006 12:10:49 AM

Congrats on a wonderful POTD Heather! #2559780

Darryl Wilkinson 3/22/2006 12:17:41 AM

Beautiful image, Heather, love the color combo, great capture! Congratulations on your POTD!!! #2559791

3/22/2006 12:32:24 AM

Great job Heather! Love the clarity on this, well done!
Congratulations on your POTD!
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Siete Meeter 3/22/2006 1:29:29 AM

Very nicely done, great image Heather!
and Congratulations on your POTD!


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Joy Rector 3/22/2006 2:58:15 AM

congrats on the POTD #2560151

Joline Frazier 3/22/2006 3:10:32 AM

Wow those colors are incredible! This shot is pure genius, congratulations. #2560197

Ed Heaton 3/22/2006 3:17:42 AM

Good morning Heather,
Outstanding job on this! Congrats on your POTD!!! #2560221

Fiona M. Randle 3/22/2006 3:36:03 AM

Heather, This is the kind of shot that wants to make me run grab my camera and take a photo, fantastic...what a great way to start the day pure vitamin c! #2560287

Amanda Price 3/22/2006 3:53:14 AM

This is truly outstanding. Congrats on your POTD! #2560366

Wendy Stevenson 3/22/2006 4:07:37 AM

Big Congrats on such a well deserved POTD Heather!! Such a masterfully shot image!!! WTG! #2560419

Robert Mann 3/22/2006 4:14:00 AM

Gorgeous colors and motion, Heather! Big congrats on your POTD! #2560454

Anita Bower 3/22/2006 4:31:01 AM

Gorgeous detail, sharpness, color, composition! Fabulous vision on your part to conceive of this photo, and tremendous persistence to capture it!
Anita #2560559

David Phalen 3/22/2006 4:37:48 AM

One of your best. Love the colors and clarity. Three hundred attempts! I would never have that kind of patience. Congratulations on your POTD! #2560596

Cindy K. Bracken 3/22/2006 4:52:15 AM

Heather,
This is perfection! Your hard work paid off. GREAT job and congratulations on your well-deserved POTD!
Cindy Bracken
the shuttermom community #2560660

Tracy Reehal 3/22/2006 5:10:08 AM

One word...Awesome!! #2560726

Kay Beausoleil 3/22/2006 5:42:00 AM

Truly impressive process and results -- congratulations on your well-deserved POTD, Heather! #2560888

Lynne Hough 3/22/2006 5:47:05 AM

Very, very cool. Love the color, the clarity, the creativity. Absolutely perfect! You inspire me. #2560905

Terry L. Ellis 3/22/2006 5:52:12 AM

Beautiful and fascinating image, Heather! Congratulations on your POTD!!! #2560940

Karen Engelbreth 3/22/2006 5:56:20 AM

Big congrats on your POTD, Heather! #2560964

Perry K.Y. Lee 3/22/2006 6:40:58 AM

OMG, What a wonderful catch it is? Really awesome, Heather!!! #2561199

Leanne M.E. Boyd 3/22/2006 6:51:50 AM

Congrats Heather on your POTD! #2561275

Amy Jackson 3/22/2006 6:52:05 AM

Congratulations on POTD, Heather!!! Great shot!! #2561276

Nadya Johnson 3/22/2006 6:54:51 AM

Big Congratulations, Heather!! When I first saw this awesome shot, I somehow knew it would end up being Photo of the Day. Glad it did! It's wonderful! #2561287

Evy Johansen 3/22/2006 7:19:23 AM

Awesome image, Heather!! Big congratulations on your beautiful POTD!! #2561424

Nan Fischer 3/22/2006 7:44:38 AM

Awesome shot! Captures like this show us everyday things we never see. I love that! Congratulations on POTD! #2561538

Nancy Donnell 3/22/2006 7:57:52 AM

Wow Heather~ that is one knock out shot!
Congratulations. #2561601

Corinne M. Thompson 3/22/2006 8:01:39 AM

Congrats on your POTD....amazing color, detail and clarity. #2561611

Mary N C. Taitt 3/22/2006 8:06:11 AM

Delicious, refreshing, beautiful and clear! COngratulations on your POTD! Mary :-) #2561628

Cathy Stancil 3/22/2006 8:10:42 AM

Congrats on POTD ! Well deserved ! #2561658

Ian Cheung 3/22/2006 8:47:24 AM

Wow. i'm really impressed. Beautiful. :) #2561880

Jenny Bosmans 3/22/2006 11:24:48 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful POTD, Heather!! #2562365

Jenny Bosmans 3/22/2006 1:06:54 PM

And on this beautiful finalist as well, Heather!! :) #2562524

Mary Clarke 3/22/2006 1:16:35 PM

Many congratulations on POTD and Finalist Heather, wonderful image. #2562550

Carla Hazzam 3/22/2006 1:44:02 PM

this is awsome,congrats on the picture of the day,you deserve it. #2562761

Kathleen R. Struckle 3/22/2006 1:45:58 PM

Awesome image Heather!! Congrats on POT!! #2562788

Pu Chen 3/22/2006 2:03:33 PM

This is so beautiful, Heather! Really worth all your hard work! Congratulations! #2562909

Anna Diederich 3/22/2006 2:44:26 PM

Fabulous shot and awesome lighting.

Anna #2563252

PiperAnne L. Worcester 3/22/2006 3:09:36 PM

Great Patience to get the shot. it is awesome! #2563497

Viveca Venegas 3/22/2006 3:18:45 PM

Hather it was worth the try of 300 times. This is a superb shot. Good enough for grand! #2563545

Anita Taylor 3/22/2006 3:55:23 PM

Wow, this is awesome, Heather! So sharp and colorful! Congratulations :) #2563708

Renee Doyle 3/22/2006 4:42:45 PM

Glad to see this one again!!! Congratulations on a wonderful finalist Heather!!!
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Gustavo Márquez 3/22/2006 5:09:41 PM

Stunning! Congratulations! #2564032

F 3/22/2006 5:21:12 PM

Very nice clean-cut image! Great Job, Heather. #2564080

Lori Carlson 3/22/2006 5:43:25 PM

Pretty and colorful and love the wave action! Congrats on all your recognition Heather!! :0) #2564175

Katherine Kuhn 3/22/2006 7:27:40 PM

Congratulations on a wonderfully imaginative, fun & beautifully shot (as usual) image, Heather! #2564568

Corinne M. Thompson 3/22/2006 8:28:34 PM

Congrats on your Finalist! #2564792

Dawn Leslie 3/22/2006 9:24:22 PM

Congrats on your finalist, very creative and crisp image! #2564935

Kenny Chu 3/23/2006 6:55:21 AM

Heather, congratulation on your finalist. It is a nice shot and you do have a lovely gallery. #2566338

Mick Burkey 3/23/2006 9:03:46 AM

Congrats on the finals, Heather. Great shot! Good luck. #2566780

Terry L. Ellis 3/23/2006 9:56:48 AM

Congratulations, Heather! Wonderful finalist! #2566977

Donna W. Neal 3/23/2006 4:08:46 PM

A wonderful well deserved finalist, Congratulations Heather #2568123

Pat Gamwell 3/23/2006 5:46:45 PM

CONGRATS!!! No suprise on this one! WOW! #2568472

Kristian L. Stricklin 3/25/2006 10:04:18 AM

Awesome! CONGRATS! #2574329

Zoe j. Cocker 3/25/2006 2:21:47 PM

Amazing movement! How did you do it? #2574882

Joline Frazier 3/26/2006 4:12:45 AM

This is a stand-out image! I really admire it very much. Congratulations and good luck. #2576192

Cindy Umpleby 3/26/2006 3:18:26 PM

WOW! #2577572

Janine Russell 3/26/2006 9:29:36 PM

Heather, congratulations on your First Place win. #2578337

Katherine Kuhn 3/26/2006 9:54:49 PM

Congratulations Heather on your well-deserved First Place Win! #2578450

Jill Flynn 3/26/2006 10:03:09 PM

Congratulations on your First Place win Heather!! #2578475

Pat Gamwell 3/26/2006 10:13:36 PM

WELL DESERVED, Heather!!! CONGRATS!!! #2578499

Renee Doyle 3/26/2006 10:23:00 PM

Congratulations Heather!!! #2578521

Digvijay P 3/26/2006 11:56:38 PM

Congrats ..

..Jay #2578707

Nadya Johnson 3/27/2006 12:45:21 AM

Congratulations, Heather! Much deserved, this is an outstanding photo!! #2578770

Jenny Bosmans 3/27/2006 2:16:36 AM

Big Congratulations on your First Place Winner, Heather!! #2578955

Joline Frazier 3/27/2006 3:05:44 AM

Hearty congratulations, Heather on this unique shot. #2579118

KHAWLA Haddad 3/27/2006 4:03:07 AM

Congratulations on your First Place win!!!. #2579315

Kay E. Mahoney 3/27/2006 4:37:25 AM

Congratulations on your first place winner Heather. Neat photo. #2579542

Patricia (Pat) C. Exum 3/27/2006 4:44:12 AM

Heather,

Congratulations! Colors are great and amazing sharpness! Just beautiful!

Pat #2579570

Patricia (Pat) C. Exum 3/27/2006 4:45:26 AM

Heather,

Congratulations! Colors are great and amazing sharpness! Just beautiful!

Pat #2579576

Claudia Kuhn 3/27/2006 4:53:54 AM

Terrific Heather, knew this would be a winner! Congrats! #2579626

Gail P. Sullivan 3/27/2006 5:31:50 AM

Heather...such a fantastic shot...congratulations on a well-deserved first place finish! #2579752

Andrea W. Hedgepeth 3/27/2006 5:46:04 AM

Wonderful, image! Congrats on your win. #2579794

Barbara Helgason 3/27/2006 6:15:13 AM

Congratulations on this fantastic win! #2579892

David Phalen 3/27/2006 6:35:46 AM

Why am I not surprised by your win? Congratulations--Well earned! #2579976

Anne D. Eigen 3/27/2006 7:06:32 AM

Congratulations on this well-deserved first place win, Heather!!! #2580074

Lisa C. Harness 3/27/2006 7:25:06 AM

Heather, congratulations - your persistence paid off!. Wonderful image! #2580132

Donna W. Neal 3/27/2006 7:38:38 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful winning image Heather! #2580191

Mick Burkey 3/27/2006 10:03:57 AM

Big congrats, Heather!! Great job and a well deserved win. #2580584

Cathy M. Gromball 3/27/2006 10:10:36 AM

Congratulations on your First Place win, Heather!

Cathy :) #2580602

Donna J. Eaton 3/27/2006 10:29:33 AM

Congratulations on a great win Heather! #2580672

Mary Clarke 3/27/2006 12:23:46 PM

Many congratulations on First Place for this super image #2580995

Wendy Stevenson 3/27/2006 12:50:55 PM

Big Congrats on your FIRST place win with this GREAT shot!! WTG Heather!! #2581087

Dee A. Crider 3/27/2006 1:10:31 PM

Congratulations, I love Macro and what a fun shot this is! The clarity is so good you can almost taste it. #2581154

Martin Witt 3/27/2006 2:41:50 PM

Congrats Heather! Excellent photo w/super details. #2581483

Corinne M. Thompson 3/27/2006 3:53:51 PM

Congrats on your First Place! #2581695

Sherri Conley 3/27/2006 4:20:26 PM

Congrats on your First Place winner, Heather! #2581742

Barbara J. Eads 3/27/2006 8:55:41 PM

Heather, I just love the complimentary colors, so sharp and vivid, great idea! Congratulations on this one! #2582377

Evy Johansen 3/27/2006 11:26:20 PM

Congratulations on your first place win, Heather!! #2582563

Jessica Jenney 3/28/2006 6:23:23 AM

Congratulations on a superb capture Heather! #2583632

Keith L. Clayton 3/28/2006 6:02:59 PM

Awesome capture - Congrats on your well deserved win!!! #2585499

Graham D. Sher 3/28/2006 6:20:57 PM

heather I will simply join the list of congratulators - superb image #2585547

Thomas S. Pipia 3/28/2006 9:15:19 PM

Congrats on a beautiful shot and the win. #2585900

3/29/2006 8:36:35 AM

Congratulations on your first place win, Heather! #2587410

Gary Lange 3/30/2006 7:10:30 AM

Congrats on your win and one outstanding image! #2590624

Krunoslav Cestar 3/30/2006 11:53:42 AM

Great photo. Absolutely deserved first place. #2591506

Shawn Jennings 4/3/2006 9:27:19 AM

Great shot! You always have great shots!!! #2603631

Terry L. Ellis 4/3/2006 9:31:28 AM

Heather, congratulations on your awesome first place win! Amazing! #2603644

Allen O. Howard 4/8/2006 9:32:10 PM

Congrats. Awesome image! #2623745

Abdusalam A. Al-Tuwijri 4/9/2006 11:04:14 AM

great image wonderful contrast and colors / details Congratulations #2625220

Jim Stringer 4/20/2006 8:08:09 PM

This is such a great photography Cathy, absolutely beautiful!!! #2667761

Nandu Menon 4/25/2006 2:45:58 PM

Great Heather ! Awesome photo.
Wondering whether yo have used any PS work on this? I can't belive this pic being taken as it is. #2687676

Allen O. Howard 4/25/2006 3:01:05 PM

And the massive congratulations to you!!! #2687898

Julie Robinson 7/21/2006 1:48:40 AM

What a stunning image! For 300 times, it's worth it! #3057214

Maricris Macabeo 5/15/2007 10:42:58 AM

VERY COOL! Congratulations! #4285801

April McPherson 6/19/2007 6:43:27 AM

Cool picture! Underwater camera? #4412482

JO ANN CLEVELAND 8/31/2007 1:27:35 PM

Fannnnnntastic!

that is quite a shot there!

jo ann c. #4729010

Meggi Raeder 8/31/2007 5:00:09 PM

Well deserved - fantastic image!!Meggi

www.pbase.com/mraeder #4729578

Norm Edmond 10/6/2007 11:22:09 AM

Heather, so much has been said about the greatness of your photo.. I agree. What a fantastic job of capturing action, color, detail and interest.

I love it! Bravo Heather. #4890182

Mary B. McGrath 7/11/2008 2:39:41 PM

Heather, I haven't been on this site much, but wanted to check out your outstanding work. This shot is amazing, and really belongs in a top notch ad campaign.

Great job, and hope all is well.
mary #6168679

Sheryl Branovan 12/27/2008 8:14:46 AM

Awesome photo.
Very great capture and timing! #6946992

Dana D. Wiggins Chamma 5/7/2010 2:37:27 AM

Did you use a reflector under your container of water?
Great shot... I have tried it myself with strawberries... I took many to get a couple of good ones!
Congratulations!!!! #8594287

Heather K. McFarland 5/7/2010 6:38:16 AM

No reflector used Dana! #8594736

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60mm Micro Nikkor, 640ISO, 1/1250 sec at F4.5, EV-1.0, Manual focus, Natural window light.

Uploaded on 2/28/2006 8:25:45 AM

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