© Patricia Ronan


Uploaded: April 28, 2008 14:17:46


aperture,f8; shutter,1/60; EV +0.3.
Crayons in sparkling water.
Thanks Agnes for the clever title
Inspired by SuSana's "Ready to Burst" straw image.

Exif: F Number: 8, Exposure Bias Value: 0.30, ExposureTime: 1/60 seconds, Flash: reserved, ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 35.00 mm, Model: E-500


Dr Silly level-classic April 28, 2008

Love the colors and the title. :O)

maria Warren April 28, 2008

this is very cool I love it great job #5854351

Melissa G. Meiselman April 28, 2008

Terrific title for this bubbly crayon image with fine details and great colors, Patricia!! #5854353

Sam Britt April 28, 2008

Terrific macro, Patricia. Great color, composition & details. #5854426

Liz blahh April 28, 2008

Clever! Nicely done! #5854453

Dianna Murphy April 28, 2008

Very cool, great color #5854516

Linda Blair April 28, 2008

Soooo clever...awesome creativity and image!!!!!! ☺ #5854578

Joan Powell April 28, 2008

BRILLIANT !!!! I love it , you have a winner here !! #5854870

Joseph N. DiGilio April 28, 2008

Very nice work, Patricia. I'm inspired. #5855307

Tamara K. Walker level-classic April 28, 2008

Very cool comp, fantastic color and details. #5855382

Colette M. Metcalf April 28, 2008

Cool!!!! #5855448

Stefania Barbier level-addict April 28, 2008

WOW how original, love it! #5856031

Tiia Vissak April 29, 2008

great colors, light & clarity! #5856203

Agnes Fegan level-deluxe April 29, 2008

Hi Patricia...this one looks even better than the first! #5856640

Daniella Puente April 29, 2008

Excellent Patricia +++
Great focus and clarity on this cool photo, high impact and clever title :))) #5857922

John Connolly April 29, 2008

A fabulous title for this well presented shot, Patrick! #5858713

John Connolly April 29, 2008

OOPS! Sorry Patricia, it must be too early in the morning for me! #5858717

Patricia Ronan April 29, 2008

Thanks so much everyone:)
LOL John I suppose this type of image does look similar to Patrick's work! #5859037

Patrick Rouzes level-classic April 29, 2008

Another outstanding job here,Patricia!!! I love them both!!! #5859602

Laura E. Swan level-classic April 29, 2008

What a neat idea and I love your clever title! -Laura Swan #5860404

Patricia Ronan April 30, 2008

Thank you Patrick and Laura:) #5863957

Robert R. Goodman level-addict May 01, 2008

Hi Patricia,That is such a great idea.Beautiful effects and what a wonderful title.Excellent captures!!!!! #5868746

Patricia Ronan May 01, 2008

Thank you Bobby:) #5869599

Melissa G. Meiselman May 19, 2008

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Patricia!! #5942275

Stefania Barbier level-addict May 19, 2008

congrats on your finalist!!!!! #5942460

Dr Silly level-classic May 19, 2008

Congratulation Patrick on your finalist. :O)

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe May 19, 2008

Congratulations on your finalist Patricia!! #5944617

Daniella Puente May 19, 2008

Wonderful finalist Patricia!!! #5944685

Patrick Rouzes level-classic May 19, 2008

CONGRATULATIONS on this fabulous finalist,Patricia!!! VERY well deserved!!! #5944993

Melissa McCabe May 19, 2008

Congrats Patricia!!! Wonderful job with this one!! : ) -mm #5945011

Eugenio Diaz May 19, 2008

Congratulations on your Beautiful Winner!
Well done!!! #5946527

Agnes Fegan level-deluxe May 19, 2008

Congratulations Patricia !!! :) #5946548

Robert R. Goodman level-addict May 19, 2008

A true winner my friend.A big congratulations,Patricia!!!!!! #5946662

Sam Britt May 19, 2008

Congratulations, terrific winner, Patricia! #5947227

Laura E. Swan level-classic May 19, 2008

Yeeee-whoooooooo! How exciting for you Patricia. This really is such a creative and vibrant image. Not at all surprised for the win! COOL! -Laura #5947519

Mike D. Perez May 19, 2008

Congratulations on your very creative and beautiful Winner, Patricia! #5947724

Mary K. Robison May 19, 2008

Patricia, what can I say? This totally deserves its Winner status! CONGRATULATIONS, my friend! So happy for you! #5948213

Tiia Vissak May 19, 2008

Congratulations! #5948913

Stefania Barbier level-addict May 20, 2008


Lisa J. Boulden level-classic May 20, 2008

Such a spectacular and creative winning image!
(Inspires me to experiment with something like this!)
Congratulations, Patircia, on your wonderful WINNER!!!
Blessings, Lisa♥ #5950847

Elida Gutierrez May 20, 2008

The Weed Trophy
A Special Trophy for
"The April Winners" #5951221

Patricia Ronan May 20, 2008

Thank you all so much for your lovely comments:) #5952805

John Connolly May 20, 2008

Huge congratulations on this winner, Patricia! Very creative work! #5952859

Colette M. Metcalf May 21, 2008


Renata Gusciora May 21, 2008

My congratulations ,Patricia!!! #5957874

Patricia Ronan May 21, 2008

Thank you John, Colette and Renata:) #5958468

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict May 22, 2008

Congratulations Patricia on your Fabulous Win.

Dominick #5960825

Patricia Ronan May 22, 2008

Thank you Dominick:) #5963943

Joseph N. DiGilio May 27, 2008

Terrific! Congratulations, Patricia. #5985483

Patricia Ronan May 28, 2008

Thank you Joseph:) #5990057

Amanda Chapman June 04, 2008

The detail is top notch!
excellent #6020448

Vladan D. Djordjevic July 09, 2008

Congratulations on your fantastic Winner!

Love the colors, details, clarity. You made a terrific eye catching photo. I used to see this image at home page at betterphoto. #6160556

Patricia Ronan July 10, 2008

Thank you Amanda and Vladan:) #6164113

Debbra Bailey July 16, 2008

VERY COOL image here Patricia! I teach Elementary Art, so I love crayons! This was a very creative way to photograph them! #6188992

Patricia Ronan July 17, 2008

Thanks Debbra, I painted a sheet of paper a nice blue colour to place around the jar of sparkling water:) #6192674

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