Just A Drop

© Sam Britt

Just A Drop

Colette M. Metcalf level-classic 10/5/2009 3:17:15 AM

BEAUTIFUL, Sam!!!!! #1188201

Tammy M. Anderson level-classic 10/5/2009 3:21:59 AM

Gorgeous Sf, details and colors, Sam. #8008813

Jeff Robinson level-classic 10/5/2009 3:24:51 AM

Great color and lighting for this macro Sam!! Jeff #8008835

Douglas Pignet level-classic 10/5/2009 3:26:59 AM

Beautiful colors and capture, love your pov & comp,well done. #8008857

Dominick M. Dimacale level-classic 10/5/2009 3:29:38 AM

Outstanding image and details, Sam.

Dominick #8008885

Hayden Cannon level-classic 10/5/2009 3:30:40 AM

Beautiful shot Sam I love the warm colors with that water drop and reflection in it and its composition superb shot! #8008894

Tess L. Yee level-classic 10/5/2009 3:52:15 AM

Phenomenal color, light, and SF, Sam! #8009067

Carol Sawyer level-classic 10/5/2009 4:21:22 AM

Beautiful image, color, detail and work, Sam!! #8009180

Leslie McLain level-classic 10/5/2009 4:42:54 AM

Terrific macro and colors, Sam. #8009244

Amy M. Wilson level-classic 10/5/2009 4:56:30 AM

Gorgeous color, light, sf and details, Sam! #8009336

Joy Rector level-classic 10/5/2009 4:59:30 AM

gorgeous #8009353

Anita Hogue 10/5/2009 5:13:49 AM

Fantastic capture Sam! Love that color too! #8009416

Linda Blair 10/5/2009 5:33:13 AM

Gorgeous macro floral....perfection!!!!! #8009481

Julie Burnett 10/5/2009 6:00:00 AM

Gorgeous color and light, perfectly composed, with incredible detail in that water drop, Sam! #8009580

Monnie Ryan 10/5/2009 6:09:42 AM

Stunning, Sam! #8009625

Val Feldman level-classic 10/5/2009 6:37:39 AM

Oh, Sam...what a beautiful and amazing capture...This is just remarkably done...the colors are gorgeous - the water reflection - perfect! Excellent work, my friend!!!!! #8009729

Sabrina Ryan level-classic 10/5/2009 6:59:45 AM

Beautiful, Sam! #8009776

Melissa G. Meiselman level-classic 10/5/2009 8:48:38 AM

Wonderful focus on just that single droplet taken with sharp detail and dazzling color, Sam!! #8010037

Robert R. Goodman level-classic 10/5/2009 9:54:27 AM

Hi Sam,Beautiful macro.Awesome detail on that water drop!!!!! #8010205

Janet Daniel level-classic 10/5/2009 11:08:44 AM

Incredible macro, Sam! The color & detail are spectacular! #8010324

Judy A. Lawhon level-classic 10/5/2009 12:55:52 PM

A magical capture, Sam!! #8010612

Karen Engelbreth level-classic 10/5/2009 1:04:30 PM

Cool macro shot, Sam... #8010637

Nancy L. Green level-classic 10/5/2009 3:08:17 PM

This beauty ROCKS Sam, it is so beautifully done, WTG!! <>< #8010798

Carol L. Fowler 10/5/2009 3:44:24 PM

Beautiful fall colors #8010891

Jessica Jenney level-classic 10/5/2009 4:02:47 PM

Beautiful warm color, incredible detail and DOF, Sam! #8010914

Sam Britt 10/5/2009 5:26:35 PM

Thank you Colette, Tammy, Jeff, Doug, Dominick, Hayden, Tess, Carol S, Leslie, Amy, Joy, Anita, Linda, Julie, Monnie, Valarie, Sabrina, Melissa, Bobby, Janet, Judy, Karen, Nancy, Carol F & Jessica! #8011097

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 10/5/2009 5:34:16 PM

Spectacular capture, Sam!!! This is just GORGEOUS!!! :-) k #8011123

Eugenio Diaz 10/5/2009 5:49:47 PM

and I can so see why... amazing!
well done, Sam! #8011193

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 10/5/2009 5:59:41 PM

Incredible colors, SF, detail, clarity, b/g & presentation here!!! Exceptional & ultra beautiful work here, Sam!!! #8011237

Linda M. Walker level-classic 10/5/2009 6:50:08 PM

Excellent details and colors! #8011331

Renata Gusciora level-classic 10/5/2009 7:08:38 PM

Marvelous,Sam! #8011362

Tammy Espino level-classic 10/5/2009 7:31:53 PM

Love these type of reflection shots!! Stunning! :) #8011421

Sam Britt level-classic 10/5/2009 8:52:44 PM

Thank you Patrick, Linda, Renata & Tammy! #8011525

Stefania Barbier level-classic 10/6/2009 12:26:59 AM

breathtakingly beautiful.... #8011788

Tommy E. Burgess 10/6/2009 2:06:43 AM

Stunning macro Sam!! #8012003

frank w. degenhardt level-classic 10/6/2009 5:27:38 AM

Sam- Fantastic macro work here girl. Just love the brilliant colors you captured and that drop of water with the reflection is gorgeous. Beatiful lighting and amazing clarity.
What an eye to see this and your presentation is spectacular.
Impressive work my friend.
Have a wonderful day and do take care. #8012735

Sam Britt 10/6/2009 8:08:58 AM

Thank you Stefania, Tommy & Frank! #8013269

Dianna Murphy 10/6/2009 8:25:55 AM

Gorgeous work Sam! #8013309

Lois Adomite level-classic 10/6/2009 3:27:37 PM

lovely details and great color, nice selective DOF #8014194

Selena C. Metts 10/6/2009 7:52:40 PM

fantastic macro and DOF, beautiful color #8014819

Mitch Spence level-classic 10/7/2009 10:48:31 AM

That's nice, Sam, the isolation of just the drop and its reflection. #8016644

Sam Britt 10/7/2009 5:13:00 PM

Thanks Dianna, Lois, Selena & Mitch! #8017296

Gina Cormier 10/8/2009 5:38:00 AM

A beauty!!! #8018789

Lauren P. Krajenta 10/9/2009 11:01:24 PM

Gorgeous shot....fantastic colors..dew drop w/reflection. Great detail and macro! #8023639

Sam Britt 10/11/2009 6:49:01 PM

Thanks Gina & Lauren! #8028350

Susan Fox 10/28/2009 10:02:19 AM

Fabulous macro! #8082620

Mary K. Robison level-classic 11/20/2009 6:49:24 PM

Sam, this macro is mind-boggling! Gorgeous color, and that floral reflection in the drop is amazing.
We should be seeing it again very soon! #8148988

Deborah C. Lewinson level-classic 11/23/2009 6:07:04 AM

Wow, jaw dropping beauty! Congrats, Sam, on this awesome finalist!

Debby #8154926

Jessica Jenney level-classic 11/23/2009 6:10:06 AM

Congratulations, Sam on your gorgeous macro finalist! #8154940

Susan Fox level-classic 11/23/2009 7:07:04 AM

Congratulations Sam #8155312

Gina Cormier level-classic 11/23/2009 7:53:04 AM


Linda D. Lester level-classic 11/23/2009 8:45:38 AM

Congratulations on your finalist....good luck in the next round!!! #8156082

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 11/23/2009 9:43:11 AM

CONGRATZ #8156474

Carrie M. Groseclose level-classic 11/23/2009 10:06:10 AM

Congratulations Sam on your beautiful Finalist! #8156598

Amy M. Wilson level-classic 11/23/2009 10:16:14 AM

Congratulations on your excellent Finalist, Sam!!! #8156682

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 11/23/2009 11:18:12 AM

Congratulations on your finalist!! Awesome Sam! #8157009

Stefania Barbier level-classic 11/23/2009 12:12:31 PM

WTG, congratulations! #8157354

Sam Britt level-classic 11/23/2009 1:59:01 PM

Thanks everybody!! #8157803

Susie Peek-Swint level-classic 11/23/2009 2:03:36 PM

Congrats again Sam ~ just beautiful! #8157846

Linda M. Walker level-classic 11/23/2009 2:16:19 PM

A big congrats,Sam! #8157981

Ellen Hodges level-classic 11/23/2009 2:27:30 PM

Congrats on an awesome finalist, Sam! Best luck!! #8158116

Renee Doyle level-classic 11/23/2009 2:35:11 PM

Congratulations on this excellent finalist Sam!! #8158203

Tammy Espino level-classic 11/23/2009 2:40:44 PM

Congratulations on a great capture! :) #8158242

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 11/23/2009 3:43:12 PM

on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o) #8158667

Marcel J. Fernandez level-classic 11/23/2009 3:46:30 PM

WOW! This one looks like a Winner also. Congratulations Sam!!! #8158686

Cathy Barrows 11/23/2009 4:22:13 PM

Congrats on your finalist #8158990

Randy D. Dinkins level-classic 11/23/2009 4:34:45 PM

Beautiful close up. Congratulations on your finalist. #8159096

Carol L. Fowler 11/23/2009 4:37:16 PM

Congrats! #8159121

Courtenay Vanderbilt 11/23/2009 4:43:12 PM

Wonderful, Sam! CONGRATULATIONS!! #8159175

Fran J. Jagger level-classic 11/23/2009 5:18:50 PM

Oooh La La!! This is an absolutely beautiful image! Congrats on your Finalist, Sam!! :) #8159493

Sabrina Ryan 11/23/2009 7:23:03 PM

Congratulations on this Awesome Finalist photo, Sam! One of my favs of yours! #8160447

Christine Lobsinger level-classic 11/23/2009 9:17:17 PM



Tammy L. Newcomb 11/23/2009 10:11:18 PM

BP sure is going to spoil everyone rotten with all the finalist...LOL...

Everyone that I have commented on that I can recall has more than one finalist...

I am lucky to get one...LOL

Nevertheless, your finalist is excellent and keep up the awesome work. #8161200

Renata Gusciora 11/23/2009 10:22:46 PM

Big congratulations on yet another fabulous finalist,Sam!!!:-) #8161229

frank w. degenhardt level-classic 11/24/2009 2:00:32 AM

Gorgeous colors and the focus on the drop amazing. Congratulations on the Finalist my friend. #8161535

Karen Celella level-classic 11/24/2009 5:21:16 AM

Congratualtions on your stunning finalist Sam. #8162227

Freddy Bland 11/24/2009 5:41:34 AM

Congratulations, Sam, on a spectacular finalist! #8162346

Val Feldman level-classic 11/24/2009 7:11:18 AM

Knew this was going to be a winner the first time I saw it...Huge congrats, Sam - much-deserved and best of luck in the upcoming rounds! ~Val #8162722

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 11/24/2009 7:16:51 AM

Congrats Sam, bet we see this again!

jo ann c. #8162741

Karen Bacon level-classic 11/24/2009 10:02:09 AM

Congratulations again Sam! #8163329

Sam Britt level-classic 11/24/2009 6:07:05 PM

Thanks everyone! #8164701

Mary K. Robison level-classic 11/24/2009 6:31:14 PM

Congratulations, Sam!
I hope we see the silver turn to gold! #8164758

Kristi A. Howson level-classic 11/24/2009 8:27:12 PM

Congratulations on your Finalist and best of luck in the next round! Excellent with the DOF Sam! #8165045

Renata Gusciora level-classic 11/25/2009 8:21:03 AM

Big congratulations on this awesome winner,Sam!!!:-) #8166852

Debra R. Harder 11/25/2009 8:32:50 AM


Jessica Jenney level-classic 11/25/2009 8:43:56 AM

Congratulations, Sam on your gorgeous win! #8166979

Anita Hogue 11/25/2009 8:45:16 AM

WOW, such a beautiful winner! CONGRATULATIONS SAM!! #8166994

Amy Jackson 11/25/2009 8:46:13 AM

Congratulations on your second place win, Sam! :) #8167002

Diane E. Deming 11/25/2009 8:57:22 AM

Congratulations Sam. A beautiful winning image once again. #8167046

Nikki McDonald level-classic 11/25/2009 9:07:33 AM

Oh, I hadn't seen this one, Sam. Stunning! Congratulations on your 2nd place win. #8167128

Tiia Vissak 11/25/2009 9:10:55 AM

Congratulations! #8167154

Val Feldman level-classic 11/25/2009 9:11:45 AM

Perfection recognized!! A huge congrats on this magnificent Gold Win, Sam!! #8167162

Agnes Fegan level-classic 11/25/2009 9:12:54 AM

Congratulations Sam!!! #8167172

Bojan Bencic level-classic 11/25/2009 9:21:46 AM

Congratulations, Samantha! #8167232

Leslie McLain level-classic 11/25/2009 9:27:01 AM

Congrats on your beautiful winner, Sam. #8167256

ROLAN NARMAN 11/25/2009 9:27:28 AM

Huge congratulations on your terrific winner Sam! #8167257

Stefania Barbier level-classic 11/25/2009 9:47:59 AM

gorgeous winner Sam, congratulations!!! #8167365

Margaret R. Barry level-classic 11/25/2009 10:19:09 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful winner, Sam! #8167463

Alan L. Borror 11/25/2009 10:25:24 AM

Congratulations on your wonderful winner, Sam! #8167484

Mike Clime 11/25/2009 10:37:44 AM

Congratulations on your winner! #8167525

Amy M. Wilson 11/25/2009 10:43:30 AM

Big congratulations on your outstanding win, Sam!!! #8167547

Carla Metzler 11/25/2009 10:47:57 AM

Congratulations, Sam! #8167567

David Phalen level-classic 11/25/2009 11:06:45 AM

BIG Congrats on a terrific Winner!! #8167618

Christine Lobsinger level-classic 11/25/2009 11:09:06 AM

Sam, Congratulations on your Fabulous WINNER!!!!

SMILING #8167626

Kelly S. Cavanaugh 11/25/2009 11:09:27 AM

Absolutely gorgeous, Sam! Congratulations!! :) #8167627

Ann Myers 11/25/2009 11:38:23 AM

Beautiful winner, Sam! #8167672

Daniella Puente 11/25/2009 11:47:55 AM

CONGRATULATIONS Sam :)))) #8167696

Sam Britt 11/25/2009 12:10:53 PM

Thank you!! #8167736

Linda D. Lester level-classic 11/25/2009 12:23:58 PM

Congratulations on this awesome win!!! #8167760

Sabrina Ryan level-classic 11/25/2009 1:09:52 PM

CONGRATULATIONS, Sam!!!!! #8167852

Claudia Kuhn level-classic 11/25/2009 1:20:25 PM

Beautiful, congratulations Sam! #8167895

Carla Metzler level-classic 11/25/2009 2:13:36 PM

I know I said Congratulations but I wanted to tell you that this is beautiful, too! #8168060

Carla Metzler level-classic 11/25/2009 3:18:43 PM

Congratulations Sam on your 2nd place GOLD finish. Very Well Deserved. What an Awesome Photo. I'm so Happy For You #8168226

Susan Fox level-classic 11/25/2009 3:32:07 PM

Congratulations on your win! #8168294

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 11/25/2009 3:37:25 PM

on your very deserving GOLD 2nd Place WINNER! 8o) #8168308

anonymous 11/25/2009 4:04:16 PM

Congratulations Sam on your awesome SP win! #8168392

Renee Doyle level-classic 11/25/2009 4:34:23 PM

Big congrats to you Sam on this outstanding winner!!! #8168489

Karen Kessler level-classic 11/25/2009 4:52:05 PM

AWESOME photo, Sam! The colors & detail in that drop are spectacular! Great job & congrats on the awards! #8168538

Patricia Seidler level-classic 11/25/2009 5:45:36 PM

Congratulations Sam on this well deserved winner. #8168682

Mary K. Robison level-classic 11/25/2009 7:07:07 PM

So glad to see the silver turn to gold, Sam!
CONGRATULATIONS on your well-earned win! #8168878

Lorna Shutter level-classic 11/25/2009 7:28:46 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on your 2nd Place Win for this beautiful image, Sam!!!!! :)
Photobucket #8168985

Ann Coates level-classic 11/25/2009 7:33:59 PM

Congratulations Sam on your amazing Gold. #8169022

Terry L. Ellis level-classic 11/25/2009 8:01:35 PM

I was about to congratulate you on your finalist when it turned to gold! Congratulations on your excellent Second Place win, Sam! #8169114

Marcel J. Fernandez level-classic 11/25/2009 8:03:35 PM

Happy to see this one in the Winners Circle. Congratulations Sam on your Win. #8169117

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 11/25/2009 8:41:43 PM

CONGRATS on getting into the Winners' Circle, Sam!!

UB. #8169190

Jennifer L. Alder level-classic 11/25/2009 9:05:29 PM

Yay, Sam! Big congrats to you :) #8169271

Tommy E. Burgess 11/26/2009 12:35:12 AM

Huge congratulations on your gorgeous winner Sam!!! Outstanding as always!! #8169461

Barbara Waldoch level-classic 11/26/2009 2:33:02 AM

Huge congratulations, Sam! #8169660

frank w. degenhardt level-classic 11/26/2009 6:31:50 AM

Sam- I loved this work of art the first time I saw it and was amazed at the focus on the drop and the beautiful outcome. Congratulations my friend on the Second Place Win. Way to go.
Happy Thanksgiving. #8170125

Stephen Zacker 11/26/2009 6:59:35 AM

Congratulations Sam #8170206

Jeana Clark level-classic 11/26/2009 7:49:14 AM

Awesome Winner!!!!

~J~ #8170333

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 11/26/2009 5:48:51 PM

WTG on this AWESOME win, Sam...fantastic image!!! :-) k #8171144

Sam Britt 11/26/2009 5:49:42 PM

Thank you all! #8171147

Gord MacEachern level-classic 11/26/2009 6:49:52 PM

So very well deserved Sam WTG !!! #8171232

Cindy Bendush level-classic 11/26/2009 9:51:00 PM

Big congratulations on this beautiuful winner Sam!!! #8171402

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic 11/26/2009 11:17:14 PM

HUGE congratulations on your excellent Winner,Sam!!! #8171513

Dominick M. Dimacale level-classic 11/27/2009 3:16:45 AM

Congratulations Sam on your Win!!!

Dominick #8171922

Karen Bacon level-classic 11/27/2009 3:36:10 AM

A huge congratulations Sam on this beautiful winner! #8171957

Courtenay Vanderbilt level-classic 11/27/2009 5:11:22 AM

Big Congratulations, Sam! A beautiful Winner! #8172127

Graham Robards level-classic 11/27/2009 5:40:17 AM

Congratulations Samantha, well done! ~Pat #8172204

Freddy Bland 11/27/2009 4:39:31 PM

Congratulations, Sam! A beautiful win! #8173480

Arlene Krassner 11/27/2009 4:48:41 PM

Congratulations Sam #8173506

Deborah C. Lewinson level-classic 11/27/2009 5:18:46 PM

So glad to see this again as a winner, Sam!

Debby #8173581

Maria Coulson 11/27/2009 8:38:55 PM

I love these type of shots and this one is beautiful! Congratulations. #8173871

Tammy Espino 11/28/2009 3:41:49 PM

Congrats it this win. It so deserved it! :) #8175879

Sharon Sawyer level-classic 11/28/2009 7:34:05 PM

WTG, Sam!!! HUGE congratulations on your outstanding and well deserved win!!! #8176281

Susan M. Campbell level-classic 11/29/2009 7:01:41 AM

Congrats Sam on this well deserved winner. #8177018

Anne McKinnell 12/1/2009 10:12:29 PM

Beautiful shot Sam! Love the soft colours. Congratulations on your win. #8183818

Dianna Murphy 12/4/2009 6:32:04 PM

Yay Sam Congratulations on your very fine winning image. #8191814

Lauren P. Krajenta 12/17/2009 10:36:58 AM

Gorgeous, beautiful, magnificent shot! The macro is incredible along with the colors! Congratulations! #8226853

Bill Houghton 4/9/2010 8:41:48 AM

Sam, this is a beautiful photo. You did a great job capturing it. You have some beautiful work. Thanks for your comments. Have a great day, Bill

If you have time, check out my website:

Bill Houghton Photography


Laura E. Swan level-classic 4/19/2010 8:18:42 PM

Beautifully executed, Sam! Huge congrats a little late! So very pretty!

-Laura :) #8552534

anonymous 5/2/2010 8:14:12 PM

Great shot! This is harder to capture than one might think. I can appreciate this a lot. Way to go and congratulations! #8584970

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Details & Macro

Photographed with 60mm macro lens at f/3.5

Exif: F Number: 3.5, Exposure Bias Value: -0.33, ExposureTime: 5/10 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 60.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XSi

Uploaded on 10/5/2009 3:05:44 AM

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