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Heartfelt Joy

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist
 
Heartfelt Joy
Heartfelt Joy
Dear friends have an adorable new addition to the family! Have a great day, friends!
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Tiia Vissak
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    a wonderful scene!


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11/19/2012 8:57:49 AM

 
Tammy M. Anderson
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Wonderful comp. and light. Ellen. I bet they love this picture.


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11/19/2012 9:36:16 AM

 
Lindley Johnson
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Beautiful black and white tones, and wonderful facial expressions, Ellen.


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11/19/2012 9:47:24 AM

 
Leslie McLain
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Beautiful capature and use of B&W, Ellen. Very well done.


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11/19/2012 10:13:33 AM

 
John Connolly
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A beautiful portrait of this tender moment Ellen! This one works so well in B&W!


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11/19/2012 12:20:58 PM

 
Ann Lyssenko
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Mugging for the camera already! What a cutie. You have captured an intimate moment to treasure. Ann


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11/19/2012 3:27:23 PM

 
Carol Flisak
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What a beautiful moment you captured, Ellen... precious, perfect light and excellent use of black and white! Well done!


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11/19/2012 3:32:14 PM

 
Mary Dimitriw
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What a gorgeous portrait Ellen. Really does convey such "heartfelt joy"!

Hope your week is not too busy, the countdown begins.


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11/19/2012 6:34:13 PM

 
Connie J. Bagot
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So sweet and very beautiful---your b/w skin tones are to die for!


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11/19/2012 7:17:48 PM

 
Mary K. Robison
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Such a lovely and love-filled portrait, Ellen! The lighting and b&w are marvelous together.


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11/19/2012 11:30:39 PM

 
Reynaldo D. Reyes
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Love this tender moment captured in this intimate portrait. It gives a heart warming feeling indeed.


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11/20/2012 3:36:57 PM

 
Ellen Hodges
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Super pillow with beautiful design and color, Tiia!!!


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11/20/2012 4:24:20 PM

 
Rona L. Schwarz
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A most special moment you've captured here, Ellen and so beautifully! Your B&W skin tones are wonderful!


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11/20/2012 10:48:44 PM

 
Avril Young
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wow, stunning and outstanding portrait Ellen..and just so cute too..


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11/20/2012 11:17:14 PM

 
Lynne Morris
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Beautiful work Ellen.


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11/21/2012 12:11:00 AM

 
Robert R. Goodman
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Hi Ellen,Beautiful capture and a big congratulations to you and your family!!!!


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11/21/2012 9:37:52 AM

 
Linda S. Smith
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Congrats on your new arrival Ellen! This is such a beautiful moment in time that you and the family will treasure for years! Love the b&w processing!


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11/26/2012 7:41:51 AM

 
Ann Coates
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Congratulations on your gorgeous finalist Ellen.


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12/28/2012 12:35:38 AM

 
Robert R. Goodman
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Hi Ellen,Congratulations on this beautiful finalist!!!


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12/28/2012 4:10:06 AM

 
Ellen Hodges
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Thanks so much BP for choosing this image and thanks so much for the kind comments, friends!!


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12/28/2012 4:15:36 AM

 
Leslie McLain
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Congrats on your portrait finalist, Ellen. Way to go.


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12/28/2012 4:27:30 AM

 
Marilyn Cornwell
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What a striking image! So full of Joy! Congratulations, Ellen! It's a wonderful Finalist!


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12/28/2012 4:31:56 AM

 
Tammy M. Anderson
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Congrats on a beautiful finalist.


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12/28/2012 4:34:35 AM

 
Carol Flisak
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Huge congrats on your wonderful finalist, Ellen! Good luck in the next round!


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12/28/2012 5:24:03 AM

 
Kirsten Kiki Kjaer
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What a wonderful and special moment so beautifully captured, Ellen.
Huuge congratulations on all of your finalists this month. I hope to see gold on each.


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12/28/2012 6:26:44 AM

 
Lynne Morris
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Huge Congratulations on your finalist Ellen, this is beautiful.


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12/28/2012 6:35:53 AM

 
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Beautiful.


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12/28/2012 8:26:34 AM

 
Kathy Salerni
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Huge congrats and good luck in the next round, Ellen!


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12/28/2012 9:22:13 AM

 
Connie J. Bagot
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Congratulations Ellen---wonderful finalist!


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12/28/2012 9:48:31 AM

 
Tiia Vissak
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Congratulations!


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12/28/2012 10:59:58 AM

 
frank w. degenhardt
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So touching Ellen. Love the black and white. Annie and I congratulate you on another beautiful Finalist dear friend.


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12/28/2012 11:26:36 AM

 
Emile Abbott
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Another fantastic and touching finalist, Congrats again Ellen.


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12/28/2012 12:07:42 PM

 
John Connolly
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Congratulations on this beautiful finalist Ellen! Well done!


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12/28/2012 12:54:00 PM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
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Congratulations on this awesome finalist Ellen, it is soo sweet!

jo ann c.


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12/28/2012 12:55:19 PM

 
Tammy Espino
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Congrats on this adorable finalist!


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12/28/2012 2:38:21 PM

 
Debra R. Harder
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All your finalists are GOLD winners in my book, Ellen! Huge congratulations!!


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12/28/2012 3:00:32 PM

 
R. J. Laudenbacher
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Such a wonderful portrait, Ellen. Congrats on this touching finalist!


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12/28/2012 3:01:42 PM

 
Kay E. Mahoney
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Congratulations on your adorable finalist, Ellen.


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12/28/2012 3:55:06 PM

 
Linda S. Smith
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Huge Congrats on this beautiful finalist Ellen!!!


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12/28/2012 5:17:58 PM

 
Deborah C. Lewinson
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Congratulations on your addition and gorgeous finalist, Ellen!

Debby


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12/28/2012 8:02:05 PM

 
a2o aini
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Huge congratulations on this lovely finalist Ellen! Very well presented!


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12/29/2012 3:08:37 AM

 
Marcel J. Fernandez
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Congratulations, Ellen on your three Beautiful Finalist.


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12/29/2012 7:17:30 AM

 
Ann Lyssenko
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Congratulations Ellen on this beautiful images capturing a loving moment being a finalist! Ann


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12/29/2012 7:28:26 AM

 
Nancy L. Green
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CONGRATULATIONS Ellen on your wonderful finalist, WTG my friend!!! <><


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12/29/2012 9:22:37 AM

 
Sabrina Ryan  

Congratulations on all your fantastic Finalists, Ellen!


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12/29/2012 11:49:37 AM

 
Mary Dimitriw
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Congratulations on this special portrait! A beautiful finalist!


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12/30/2012 5:03:41 AM

 
Phyllis H. Burchett
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Congrats on this wonderful finalist Ellen!


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12/30/2012 9:47:57 AM

 
Lindley Johnson
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Congratulations on your sweet finalist, Ellen.


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12/30/2012 2:33:17 PM

 
Mary K. Robison
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Congratulations on this lovely portrait becoming a Finalist, Ellen!


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12/31/2012 3:17:20 AM

 
Phyllis A. Houghton
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They will treasure this always. Congratulations Ellen!


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1/2/2013 11:14:16 AM

 
Amanda J. Tanner
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Congratulations Ellen! A beautiful portrait!


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1/2/2013 5:12:31 PM

 
Rona L. Schwarz
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I knew we would see this again, Ellen! It is such a special image! Congrats on the Finalist and sorry I am so behind in commenting!


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1/3/2013 9:38:38 PM

 
Merna L. Nobile
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January is a month of reflection for me, I remember how privileged I was to observe all the outstanding work and beautiful photographs of the past year. For the last time this year, I would be honored to congratulate you for your spectacular work and willingness to share with all of us, Happy New Year, Merna Nobile


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1/20/2013 12:24:35 PM

 
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