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Salt and Pepper

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Rick from Toronto, Canada

This is a fantastic shot, Jason. The compo, the artistic presentation and beautiful abstract feel... bravo, man!

28 Dec 2011 5:11am

@Rick: Thank you, Rick. I was really happy with how this shot turned out and am glad you like it. :-)

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Fantastique cpatage, quel contraste et image superbe captage.
Bravo et belle journée

28 Dec 2011 7:35am

@Nicou: Merci beaucoup, Nicou!

Francisco Romero from Carbajal de la Legua, Spain

Oh, great! This is a wonderful image, from the use of light, to the framing, to the choosing of the elements.

28 Dec 2011 7:50am

@Francisco Romero: Thank you very much, Francisco - I really appreciate that. :-)

Isidro from Barcelona, Spain

excelente composición!

28 Dec 2011 7:53am

@Isidro: Gracias Isidro.

Doug from Burnham-on-Sea, United Kingdom

Wow Jason, terrific macro and great composition

28 Dec 2011 8:42am

@Doug: Thank you very much, Doug.

CElliottUK from Reading, United Kingdom

Loving your discovery of the microscopic world

28 Dec 2011 9:17am

@CElliottUK: Thanks Chris. I've always enjoyed shooting high magnification shots with my bellows, but it's a very time consuming process. Glad you've enjoyed the results.


very good+tasty*

28 Dec 2011 9:33am

@DIMITRIOS: Thank you very much.

Evelyne Dubos from Le Mans, France

Good & unusual idea of macro, well photographied, they looks like precious stones.

28 Dec 2011 10:07am

@Evelyne Dubos: Thank you very much, Evelyne. I hope you're doing well.

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

Quite superb, a nice series Jason.

28 Dec 2011 10:24am

@Curly: Thank you very much, Curly.

Mandar from Kudal, India

Unbelievable.....Great Details.....Unique Idea.....

28 Dec 2011 10:32am

@Mandar: Thank you very much, Mandar.

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Nice shot

28 Dec 2011 10:41am

@Nigel: Thank you, Nigel.

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Marvellous. the peppercorn looks like how I would imagine the perfect metorite

28 Dec 2011 11:05am

@grouser: My thoughts exactly as I was looking through the viewfinder, Grouser. Thanks!

tatar@y from France

ha ha ... j'adore le titre !...
Excellente capture.)

28 Dec 2011 11:17am

@tatar@y: Merci beaucoup, Raymonde.

Mariana M. from Waterloo, Canada

wonderful ! i thought a chocolate ball of pepper ;) very abstract !

28 Dec 2011 11:50am

@Mariana M.: Ha - I can see that. ;-) Thank you very much, Mariana.

Phil David Morris 2011 from Saskatoon, New York, Canada

Like boulders floating in space, superb !!~

28 Dec 2011 3:58pm

@Phil David Morris 2011: My first thought when seeing the peppercorn through the viewfinder was how much it looked like a meteorite or asteroid, so I can certainly see the analogy. Thanks Phil!

Roland Theys from Gerpinnes, Belgium

So beautiful, happy new year!

28 Dec 2011 4:38pm

@Roland Theys: Thank you, Roland!

Jocke from Nittorp, Sweden

A beatuiful picture, It took me some time to realize what it was in front of your lens. Perfect and interresting macro.


28 Dec 2011 6:13pm

@Jocke: Thank you very much, Jocke.

RBL from Oxford, United States

Fantastic close-up and lighting, nice composition and reflection as well!

28 Dec 2011 8:56pm

@RBL: Thank you, Ruthie.

Twojays from Montana, United States

Just wonderful Jason. I am in a big grin. Wordless.

28 Dec 2011 10:11pm

@Twojays: Thank you very much, Joyce. Glad you like it. :-)

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

The peppercorn seems like a boulder. Another superb macro.

28 Dec 2011 10:21pm

@Steve Rice: It does, doesn't it? Thank you very much, Steve.

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Wow! This is amazing. The pepper is so big! Great image!

28 Dec 2011 10:26pm

@Elaine Hancock: Thank you very much, Elaine - yep, it's pretty big compared to a grain of salt. :-))

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Wow! What a difference in size between the two spices! Beautiful magnification to show such great detail. I like the few semi-circular forms of salt spotted here.

28 Dec 2011 11:58pm

@Steven: Thank you very much, Steven.

franz from Baden, Austria

the mighty intruder ... the peppercorn looks like the death star almost ...
(what a creative mind hides there in arkansas ... ;-))

30 Dec 2011 4:12pm

janina from Melbourne, Australia

...It's interesting that salt is cube-like in shape...something I'd not considered before. Another excellent the salt reflections.

19 Feb 2012 4:54am