Posted by Céline Ruffino (New York, United States) on 11 July 2010 in Abstract & Conceptual and Portfolio.

Light diffraction on a soap bubble.
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Was among the winners for the challenge “macro #7” on Weekday Photos : )

Mici from Tg Mures, Romania

That is amazing, how many colours, well done

11 Jul 2010 6:11am

@Mici: Thank you : )

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Well captured !

11 Jul 2010 6:34am

@Hiro: Thank you : )

peter.K from blue mountains, Australia

very nice...

11 Jul 2010 8:16am

@peter.K: Thank you : )

Richard from Montferland, Netherlands

You went to Mars and saw Earth this way? Very creative shot Céline! 5* from me!

11 Jul 2010 8:28am

@Richard: Thank you : )

Vert Pomme from Montreuil Sous Bois, France

5***** c'est SUPERBE

11 Jul 2010 8:39am

@Vert Pomme: Merci beaucoup : )

Naigoran from Brugg, Switzerland

Bulle de savon ? très psychédélique et bigrement réussi !

11 Jul 2010 8:59am

@Naigoran: Merci : )

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

Une planète d'une autre galaxie, vraiment superbe ce cliché. Bon dimanche.

11 Jul 2010 9:16am

@Tede: Merci : )

Frank from Germany

Great colours, excellent!

11 Jul 2010 9:48am

@Frank: Thank you : )

PRASHANT from Mumbai, India


11 Jul 2010 10:47am

@PRASHANT: Thank you very much : )

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Like a luminous planet. lovely

11 Jul 2010 11:15am

@grouser: Thank you : )

Dave Q, UK from United Kingdom

you are really, really good at this.

11 Jul 2010 12:11pm

@Dave Q, UK: Thank you : )

antny from Cresskill, United States


11 Jul 2010 12:27pm

@antny: Thank you : )

Bettina from Los Angeles, United States

Wow! Excellent! Really gorgeous shot!

11 Jul 2010 1:24pm

@Bettina: Thank you : )

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

That is outstanding.

11 Jul 2010 3:23pm

@Michael Rawluk: Thank you : )

Tamara from Aarschot, Belgium

Wow... a soap bubble ??? This is fantastic ! 5***** Have a nice sunday Céline :)

11 Jul 2010 3:35pm

@Tamara: Thank you very much : )

JJ from Jersey City, United States

This is so cool love the colors and patterns

11 Jul 2010 4:08pm

@JJ: Thank you : )

Larry Elkins from Bisbee, United States

Astounding. I love it.

11 Jul 2010 4:16pm

@Larry Elkins: Thank you : )

Framed And Shot from Houston, United States

Wonderful, so many colors and light - reminds us of Google earth :)

11 Jul 2010 4:29pm

@Framed And Shot: Thank you : )

António Pires from Lisbon, Portugal

Well done.

11 Jul 2010 4:39pm

@António Pires: Thank you : )

jpla from St Barthélémy d, France

Une nouvelle planète ? Je te souhaite une agréable soirée

11 Jul 2010 5:08pm

@jpla: Merci : )

Phil David Alexander Morris from Canada

I like to think of it as a beautifully colored globe.

11 Jul 2010 5:48pm

@Phil David Alexander Morris: Thank you : )

Shawna from Regina, Canada


11 Jul 2010 6:54pm

@Shawna: Thank you : )

Double KK Photography from West Richland, United States

awesome photo the colors are amazing I love it

11 Jul 2010 7:32pm

@Double KK Photography: Thank you : )

LoulouPix from New York, United States

Amazing oily planet.
I like it a lot and the color scheme is very nice.
Great pic love.

11 Jul 2010 7:43pm

@LoulouPix: Thank you Love : )

David from Detroit, United States

Very cool macro. The contrast among the different colors is amazing. Very nice.

11 Jul 2010 7:50pm

@David: Thank you : )

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

An alien world from space! Superb work!

11 Jul 2010 8:03pm

@Steve Rice: Thank you : )

The MaJor from TM HooD, Iran

hahaha..looks like a new pants..so special

11 Jul 2010 8:20pm

@The MaJor: : )

Calusarus from St Sorlin en Valloire, France

Une photo magique…

11 Jul 2010 8:22pm

@Calusarus: Merci : )

Johan Dierckx from Wijnegem, Belgium

I did see some pictures on this subject before, but very rare such a nice one ! Colors and structures are just so well-balanced. Super!

11 Jul 2010 10:33pm

@Johan Dierckx: Thank you : )

Mohsen from Tehran, Iran

Coooool idea :)

11 Jul 2010 11:01pm

@Mohsen: Thank you : )

Akarui from Kagoshima, Japan

Wow, what a great shot. Beautiful colors for this macro.

12 Jul 2010 12:22am

@Akarui: Thank you : )

iPhotoShot from Khon Kaen, Thailand

I think it's a picture of the stars or the sun. But when reading the captions .... It's wonderful.

5 * for great pictures.

And Thanks for adding me to your friend.

12 Jul 2010 12:44am

@iPhotoShot: Thank you very much : ) You're welcome !

Scene by Sharon Photography from Kingston, Ontario, Canada

this is really a facinating shot - A+

12 Jul 2010 1:13am

@Scene by Sharon Photography: Thank you : )

Terral from Ponoka, Alberta, Canada

Cool colors. Very nice.

12 Jul 2010 1:20am

@Terral: Thank you : )

Michael from Chester, United Kingdom

Verrrry nice, you did a great job here !

12 Jul 2010 1:54am

@Michael: Thank you : )

Wild Mustang Photography from Carlisle, United States

No way! This is incredible! Beautiful, cleaver, artistic shot! Superb! 5*****!

12 Jul 2010 2:12am

@Wild Mustang Photography: Thank you : )

Zoltan from Toronto, Canada

whooaaa! so cool.

12 Jul 2010 2:39am

@Zoltan: Thank you : )

Ralph Jones from Detroit, United States


12 Jul 2010 3:56am

@Ralph Jones: Thank you : )

Becky from los angeles, United States

so so so cool! I feel like I just entered the 60's.! Great shot.

12 Jul 2010 3:57am

@Becky: Thank you : )

Alun from cheshire, United Kingdom

Just fantastic, love it

12 Jul 2010 5:04am

@Alun: Thank you : )

Valérie from Donges, France

Joli, étrange, graphique et esthétique. Une réussite cette bulle. A+ VAL

12 Jul 2010 5:15am

@Valérie: Merci : )

Marie LC from France

Une terre multicolore et gaie, comme on voudrait que soit la vraie.

12 Jul 2010 5:39am

@Marie LC: Merci : )

Yvon from Orleans, France

superbe et très originale vue abstraite

12 Jul 2010 5:48am

@Yvon: Merci : )

Dulcie from Danville, CA, United States

So cool ! I can't imagine how you captured this beauty...
so I will just relax and enjoy the swirling colors and textures !!

12 Jul 2010 5:50am

@Dulcie: Thank you : )

PhotOpus from France

Un véritable OVNI cette Céline !

12 Jul 2010 6:19am

@PhotOpus: : )

Mistral from Alsace, France

Quel plaisir de voir cette planète multicolore!

12 Jul 2010 6:20am

@Mistral: Merci : )

Jacques from Nantes, France

Superbe et surtout très belle réalisation

12 Jul 2010 6:44am

@Jacques: Merci : )

Christine from Duns, United Kingdom

Just amazing

12 Jul 2010 6:52am

@Christine: Thank you : )

kate from lincolnshire, United Kingdom


12 Jul 2010 7:04am

@kate: Thank you : )

✿ Anina ✿ from Auckland, New Zealand

WOW! I would never have guessed it to be a soap bubble! Amazing. You have captured it superbly!
5 stars for sure

12 Jul 2010 7:07am

@✿ Anina ✿: Thank you very much : )

Mamyni from Argenteau-Visé, Belgium

Une planète fragile...

12 Jul 2010 7:07am

@Mamyni: Merci : )

Nazzareno from Rome, Italy

Your photos are so cool...I love it

12 Jul 2010 7:09am

@Nazzareno: Thank you : )

tataray from france, France

Belle façon de "buller" !.... ))) Lol...

12 Jul 2010 7:28am

@tataray: : )

Evelyne Dubos from Le Mans, France

Jolie vue sur une planète aux couleurs et formes psychédéliques... on se prend à rêver à ce que pourrait être ce monde...

12 Jul 2010 7:39am

@Evelyne Dubos: Merci : )

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

SUPERB.. excellent work.. 5*.

12 Jul 2010 8:23am

@Sarito: Thank you very much : )

Lougris from Toulouse, France

beautiful planet !!:)
very good picture !!! :)
lovely colors !

12 Jul 2010 10:52am

@Lougris: Thank you : )

Boas from Helsinki, Finland

Amazing how a little soap bubble can become so beatiful

Congratulation to a n exellent photo
Have a nice day Ce'line

12 Jul 2010 10:54am

@Boas: Thank you : )

♏arleen from Doesburg, Netherlands

Excellent capture, Céline!
Tried it once and I found it was very difficult to capture the colors this way..., so 5* for your result!

12 Jul 2010 11:13am

@♏arleen: Thank you very much : )

ripple from Nottingham, United Kingdom

this is so twerly and amazingly colourful.

12 Jul 2010 12:19pm

@ripple: Thank you : )

Ddo from Verdun, France

Un monde magique... j'aime beaucoup

12 Jul 2010 3:50pm

@Ddo: Merci : )

Cai - weekdayphotos.com from Sunshine Coast, Australia

Awesome photo! The first thing that came into my mind that it resembles is that it could be a photo a planet and the colors is the atmospher :).

12 Jul 2010 6:03pm

@Cai - weekdayphotos.com: Thank you : )

Klaus from Germany

like your color experiments

12 Jul 2010 6:21pm

@Klaus: Thank you : )

Ma.links from Solna, Sweden


12 Jul 2010 9:20pm

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Elora from Genoa, Italy

Super cool Celine!

13 Jul 2010 2:30pm

@Elora: Thank you : )

Fusao from Tokyo, Japan

it looks like earth. beautiful shot.

13 Jul 2010 3:39pm

@Fusao: Thank you : )

Marilla from Turku, Finland

Stunning! 5 stars.

13 Jul 2010 4:09pm

@Marilla: Thank you very much : )

amey fischer from United States

fantastic work!!! Your images always amazing and very creative!!!

13 Jul 2010 9:26pm

@amey fischer: Thank you : )

Christian from Leeds, United Kingdom

What did you use to capture this? It's brilliant.

15 Jul 2010 12:21pm

@Christian: Thank you : ) I used dish soap and a macro lens ; )

jj_mom from Albany, Oregon, United States

Amazing photo! I can't even imagine how to do a set up for this type of shot! well done!

16 Jul 2010 4:51am

@jj_mom: Thank you : )

Laurent from Lyon, France

très jolies couleurs et très bien présenté

16 Jul 2010 8:31pm

@Laurent: Merci : )

ad fontes from Langley, Canada

Love this one! Very well captured and a nice black background. Great work!

17 Jul 2010 4:26am

@ad fontes: Thank you : )


Magnifique couleurs!!
Amitiés de France:CLAIRE

17 Jul 2010 12:31pm


Luca from Genova, Italy

Simply amazing!!

4 Aug 2010 2:11pm

@Luca: Thank you : )

Stu from Scotland | Living in 京都 Kyoto, Japan

wonderful. macro lens? i'm a geek and dying to see your exif data....

2 Sep 2010 6:54pm

@Stu: Thank you : ) Yes, I used a 100mm macro lens, ISO 500, 1/100s at f/2.8 ; )


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