Sparkling Bubbles

Uploaded: January 20, 2008 00:01:31


Here's my set up. Inserted the drinking straw inside a glass tumbler filled with soda water. Used a multi colored glossy paper in the background and the rest you may imagine. LOL
Category: Details & Macro

Exif: F Number: 2.8, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 10/1000 seconds, Flash: did not fire., White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 105.00 mm, Model: NIKON D70


Mary K. Robison January 20, 2008

Another incredibly clear and detailed macro, SuSana! Wonderful colors and dof! #834520

Su Sana E. P level-classic January 20, 2008

What a creative mind you have. And I would like just a small sip of it. Then maybe... just maybe... I could win something around here... LOL

William F. Clair

Chua Wee Boo January 20, 2008

Simply AWESOME details & colors,SuSana! #5365499

Jennifer L. Alder January 20, 2008

Fabulous detail and light-- gorgeous color and presentation, SuSana!!
:) #5365503

Teresa Burnett level-deluxe January 20, 2008

Marvelous SuSana!! Incredible clarity and the colors are wonderful!! So creative!! #5365504

Margaret R. Barry level-classic January 20, 2008

Fantastic, SuSana. Beautiful colors, comp. and details! #5365507

"emmanuel ""nolax""" N. Montemar January 20, 2008

VERY CREATIVE!! beautiful mix of colors and details, SuSana!! #5365607

Barbara Waldoch level-classic January 20, 2008

Perfect clarity and great colours, Susana! #5365647

Paul E. Earl January 20, 2008

Just fantastic, SuSana! Very creative! #5365672

Laurence Saliba level-classic January 20, 2008

Pure excellence of a macro SuSana!!! Thanks for your comments :)) #5365678

Karen Engelbreth January 20, 2008

Super macro - WOW, SuSana!!! #5365683

Carolyn M. Fletcher level-deluxe January 20, 2008

I like this a lot! Great idea! #5365713

Carol Sawyer January 20, 2008

Excellent macro, great details and color, SuSana! #5365740

Aimee S. McMaster January 20, 2008

...wonderful job Susana...such fine detail and clarity...awesome...Aimee #5365763

Manuel Barrera January 20, 2008

I think odd, you think beauty, we will see this one again. #5365785

January 20, 2008

realy odd great creation once again #5365788

Lynne Morris level-classic January 20, 2008

Fantastic macro with wonderful clarity and details Susana. #5365922

Husain Akhtar January 20, 2008

Terrific set up and result, Susana! #5365935

Patrick Rouzes level-classic January 20, 2008

SuSana you are one of endless imagination & talent!!! Phenomenal work again here, my friend!!! #5365988

Claudia Kuhn level-classic January 20, 2008

Beautiful and creative macro SuSana! Great colors! #5366079

Linda D. Lester level-classic January 20, 2008

I love it!!! Great imagaination!!! #5366091

Su Sana E. P level-classic January 20, 2008

Thanks for all your sweet comments, dear friends. I can't say idea is mine. I saw something similar on Flickr but had no idea how it was done. Started with washing powder (you may laugh), made a mess in the kitchen, then used Sprite and finally did it with plain soda water. I've two more in this series. Will be posting soon after my Fract filter images. Yes, there are a few more with than one too! LoL #5366124

RC Fritz January 20, 2008

WOW!Great job, Susana! §:^D} #5366216

Rhonda Burger January 20, 2008

Cool image SuSana. Oh to have the time to expirment and take photos. Rhonda #5366258

Tiia Vissak January 20, 2008

a great capture! #5366356

Ray Thoms January 20, 2008

Wonderful capture and detail Susana...

Sam Britt January 20, 2008

Terrific macro, great composition, color, detail & clarity. #5366446

Ross Throndson January 20, 2008

Another Work of Art, Susana.....Fantastic!! #5366484

Nadya Johnson January 20, 2008

Another winner here, I think! Fantastic job, Susana! #5366522

Stefania Barbier level-addict January 20, 2008

spectacular Susana! #5366687

Melissa G. Meiselman January 20, 2008

Wonderful effects and looking great against the same color background with ultra sharp details and fantastic composition, Susana!! #5366749

Nadine A. Lewis level-classic January 20, 2008

FANTASTIC color, clarity, & detail, SuSana!!!! <>< #5367036

Reynaldo D. Reyes level-classic January 20, 2008

I know you explain how it is all done but there is a whole lot more than just the setup and has to do with all the technical details regarding exposure, lighting, focus that I'm sure you've spent a whole lot of time on. In all these details your skills and expertise are simply amazing Susana and I have not even mentioned post processing yet and this image is a very good example of your stunning work. Salute! #5367051

Jim Baines January 20, 2008

How ingenius! Such a sparkle of imagination! So beautifully done, SuSana!! #5367090

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic January 20, 2008

Dang, girl, you are one smart woman! This is very creative and beautiful.....I love it all!!! GO GB! #5367625

John Connolly January 20, 2008

Brilliant macro work here Susana, I really am impressed with your creativity, detail and colour! #5367835

Roxanne M. Bubar January 20, 2008

Yet another awesome creation.

Patricia Ronan January 20, 2008

Amazing clarity in this gorgeous macro SuSana. Terrific image:) #5368132

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna January 20, 2008

Coooooooool, SuSana!!!!! Super details!!!!! ♫ k #5368143

Bill Wyatt January 20, 2008

Awesome details and colors! Very creative! #5368697

Judy A. Lawhon January 20, 2008

This is awesome, SuSana!! Sharp detail and beautiful color on this macro shot!! #5368823

Elida Gutierrez January 20, 2008

Cool Macro!!! #5368969

Nancy (Peaches) Harker January 20, 2008

Fantastic colors and macro, super detail! #5368970

Ronald F. Fischer January 20, 2008

Spectacular macro, SuSana! Thank you for sharing the technique! #5369219

Sandra R. Alvey January 20, 2008

Stunning detail and clarity SuSana! I love how creative you are! #5369661

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic January 20, 2008

Hats off to your imagination and it's wonderful execution in reality! Thanks for the info. I would like to try it some day! Love it!! #5369762

Evy Johansen level-classic January 20, 2008

This is awesome, SuSana!! Simply beautiful!!! #5369862

Hector Contreras January 21, 2008

LOL.... Very beautiful image, SuSana!! Wonderful colors!!
Heco #5370071

Carol Teal January 21, 2008

Superb macro, wonderful color and such great detail and clarity! You are just too clever SuSana! :) #5370096

Renee Doyle level-classic January 21, 2008

Fantastic colours and wonderful detail SuSana!!! #5370812

Laurie Daily level-deluxe January 21, 2008

Very, very cool! Thanks for sharing, Susana! #5372979

Vladan D. Djordjevic January 21, 2008

Wow, I love the color and the detail! Fantastic image! #5373612

Graeme yew Chow January 21, 2008

Susana. Fabulous macro. I like the bubbles detail and colors too. #5373733

Nancy L. Green level-classic January 21, 2008

What a cool idea Susana, beautifully done!! <>< #5374571

Cathy Stancil January 22, 2008

Fun, fun, fun!!! Great abstract !! #5378109

Colleen Farrell January 22, 2008

Terrific detail and clarity in this macro, SuSana! #5379215

Alexis Yobbagy January 22, 2008

SIMPLY SUPERB!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #5379663

Sherry Karr Adkins level-deluxe January 23, 2008

Super macro, SuSana. Great detail and background color. Good job! #5384906

Judi Morrissey January 27, 2008

I love this image. The colors and clarity are superb! #5402807

Cheryl E. Molennor February 02, 2008

Very well done. Love working with the soda! #5434283

Madhu Ramaswamy level-classic February 08, 2008

I am speechless... #5462509

Su Sana E. P level-classic March 14, 2008

. #5644288

Melinda F. Schneider level-classic June 19, 2008

Congrats, SuSana, on your stunning Finalist! #6078944

Christian Rosito June 19, 2008

Congratulations! Great finalist!! #6079360

Mukesh Srivastava June 19, 2008

A BIG CONGRATS for this GREAT INNOVATIVE capture being the finalist, Susana!!!! #6079423

Linda D. Lester level-classic June 19, 2008

Congratulations on your awesome finalist......good luck in the next round! #6079621

Margaret R. Barry level-classic June 19, 2008

Congratulations (again) on your fantastic finalist, SuSana! #6079756

Nadya Johnson June 19, 2008

Congrats again Susana, on another SUPERB finalist! #6080016

Elida Gutierrez June 19, 2008

Congratulations for your Finalist!!! #6080205

Colleen Farrell June 19, 2008

Congratulations again, SuSana! #6082041

Sam Britt June 19, 2008

Congratulations again, Susana! #6082199

Stefania Barbier level-addict June 19, 2008

congratulations again Susana! #6083055

Stefania Barbier level-addict June 19, 2008

huge congrats Susana! #6083056

Stephanie Frey June 20, 2008

Congrats on your finalist! #6083639

Alex T. Mizuno June 20, 2008

I admire your talent to create most eye-opening images from simple elements in our daily life. Big Congratulations on your win, SuSana!! #6085873

Jennifer L. Alder June 20, 2008

BIG CONGRATS !! #6085969

Tiia Vissak June 20, 2008

Congratulations! #6086025

Stefania Barbier level-addict June 20, 2008


Nadya Johnson June 20, 2008

Congratulations on your winner, Susana! #6086329

Linda D. Lester level-classic June 20, 2008

Awesome...Congratulations! #6086415

VISHVAJIT JUIKAR level-deluxe June 20, 2008

congrats on your amazing win Susana ! #6087015

Sam Britt June 20, 2008

Congratulations on this winner, Susana! #6087115

Claudia Kuhn level-classic June 20, 2008

Colorful macro, congratulations SuSana! #6087214

Mukesh Srivastava June 20, 2008

Huge congratulations on this sparkling win, Susana!!!!! #6087390

Jill Flynn level-classic June 20, 2008

Congratulations on your win Susana! #6087444

RC Fritz June 20, 2008

Beautiful creation Susana!! Congratulations on your WIN!! #6087597

Elida Gutierrez June 20, 2008

The Golden Cup
A Special Trophy for
"The May Winners" #6087850

Evy Johansen level-classic June 20, 2008

Big congratulations on your beautiful win, SuSana!! #6088200

Nemil B. Chabebe June 21, 2008

Congratulations! it is nice to see you in the winning circle again. #6088347

Tarun Bose June 21, 2008

Big, big congrats my dear Susana for your excellent winner. We are missing your photos. Please submit more and more. #6088542

Les Rhoades level-classic June 21, 2008

Congratulations on your winning photo!

Colette M. Metcalf June 21, 2008


Colleen Farrell June 21, 2008

Congratulations on your win, SuSana! #6090589

Laura L. Gonzales June 21, 2008

A huge congrats Susana!! Fantastic presentation and macro!!!! Laura #6090658

Terry L. Ellis level-classic June 21, 2008

A spectacular win, SuSana! Congratulations and hope all is well with you and your family! #6090758

Margaret R. Barry level-classic June 21, 2008

Congratulations on your fantastic win, SuSana! #6091006

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe June 21, 2008

Congratulations on your BIG win SuSana!!

Very cool!!!

Miss you!

Donna #6091258

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic June 22, 2008

So very wonderful!
~lisa #6094875

Datha Y. Thompson June 22, 2008

CONGRATULATIONS!!! :0) #6095074

Royanto FX June 22, 2008

nice Bubbles... CONGRATULATIONS :) #6095136

Ross Throndson June 23, 2008

Congratulations, Susana.....Hope you're doing OK... #6097316

Su Sana E. P level-classic June 23, 2008’s so good to see a Gold button after so long. LOL LOL. Thanks so very much, dear friends for all your sweet words. I just can’t express I’ve missed each of you. I’ll catch up with you all later as the time permits... Oh btw, everything is fine with me and my family. #6099534

Dr. Harmeet Singh June 25, 2008

Congratulations, Susana...Nice .. #6107604

Raymond Pauly level-classic June 26, 2008

Congratulations, Susana! It's so good to know everything is fine with you and you are still living in planet Earth!LOL Great to hear from you! It's OK to take a break from time to time, after all! #6111818

Stanley J. Contrades June 27, 2008

CONGRATULATIONS, SuSana, on this sparkler of a winner! Great idea and execution!
PS Best regards to Sanjay! #6112147

Maria Zammit June 28, 2008

Congratulations on this beautiful winner SuSana! Welcome back! #6116412

Donna R. Wageman July 02, 2008

Love it, love it - Congratulations! #6133464

Reynaldo D. Reyes level-classic July 03, 2008

Glad to see you're back Susana. Congrats on this win! #6135800

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict July 05, 2008

Congratulations Susana on your Win.

Dominick #6143756

Robert Baer July 09, 2008

thanks for sharing your technique and congrats on this wonderful win. #6158302

Patricia Ronan July 13, 2008

Congratulations on your win with this gorgeous image SuSana:) #6175356

Rosemary Sampson level-classic July 21, 2008

SuSana, You take simple and make it extraordinary. What an amazing gallery. I will return often for inspiration. #6204410

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic July 21, 2008

Super!!!! Congrats, my friend! I miss you too! ♥ #6208300

Madhu Ramaswamy level-classic August 05, 2008

I am left with no words as usual. Missed out from this forum for a long time teacher. Congrats on this master peice. :)

Hardcore Fan/Student :) #6274277

Rahul Sharma February 12, 2013

Brilliant thought and amazing shot.... #10564590

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