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Are You Talking To Me?
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Are You Talking To Me?
Are You Talking To Me?
Giraffe at the Little Rock Zoo. Rotated, cropped, cloned adjusted curves, enhanced colors in levels. Sharpened and Noise removed with PowerRetouch in PS CS3. 8/27/08
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Bill Knaps
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    Beautiful capture Karen. Bill

8/27/2008 7:04:24 PM

 
Stacey A. Bates
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OMG...I love the expression, great capture Mom!!! Love it!!!

8/27/2008 7:05:19 PM

 
Linda Proctor
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Priceless Karen!!!

8/27/2008 7:13:05 PM

 
Sharon F. Morris
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Great capture Karen and love your angle adds to his expression. Great DOF too.

8/27/2008 7:13:35 PM

 
Tammy D. Ferren
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Wonderful work! Love the angle....he's just too cute!

8/27/2008 9:35:31 PM

 
Jean B. Hall
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Great shot! The angle on this really makes it something special!

8/27/2008 10:03:50 PM

 
Jennifer A. Meighan
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Awesome, made me smile.

8/27/2008 10:31:40 PM

 
Christina N. Seuser
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Excellent work Karen!! The DOF, composition, detail, color and of course expression are all wonderful! I believe we will be seeing this one again :)

8/27/2008 11:25:23 PM

 
Irene Colling
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Outstanding image Karen. I love the tilt and the blurred background.The color/clarity is excellent.

Exceptional photography, love it.

9/7/2008 5:58:14 PM

 
Karen Engelbreth
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Fantastic photo - big congrats on your POTD, Karen!

9/22/2008 12:22:09 AM

 
Les Rhoades
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Congrats on your POTD selection!

9/22/2008 12:25:42 AM

 
Chris Ebben
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Great shot, great effects, well done=^..^=

9/22/2008 12:31:36 AM

 
Mary K. Robison
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Sweet capture, Karen ~
Congratulations on your well-deserved POTD!

9/22/2008 12:39:36 AM

 
Susie Peek-Swint
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Many congrats on this sweet POTD Karen ~ brings a smile to my monday morning :)

9/22/2008 12:47:50 AM

 
Evy Johansen
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BIG congratulations on your wonderful POTD, Karen!! Love it!! :)

9/22/2008 1:58:30 AM

 
Katarina Mansson
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Such a fun and excellent picture. COngratulations on your POTD!

9/22/2008 2:37:05 AM

 
Nikki McDonald
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Great angle and expression here, Karen. Congratulations on the POTD.

9/22/2008 3:35:48 AM

 
Josselyne Klecanda
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Great shot! Wonderful expression. Congrats.

9/22/2008 3:45:09 AM

 
Usman Bajwa
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Lovely close-up of this graceful animal,Karen. Congrats on POTD.

9/22/2008 3:53:50 AM

 
Sharon F. Morris
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Love this Karen Congrats on your POTD.
:)

9/22/2008 4:03:18 AM

 
Bunny Snow
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What and where is PowerRetouch in CS3? I searched the Help menu in CS3, but nothing came up. Did you use this for a class? If so, which one?

Interesting angle and expression on this lovely animal. I like the tonality and sharpness.

Thanks for sharing.

9/22/2008 4:09:30 AM

 
Stephanie Frey
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Congrats Karen on your wonderful POTD!

9/22/2008 4:13:48 AM

 
Lisa J. Boulden
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Congrats on your wonderful POTD!
Smiles, Lisa♥

9/22/2008 4:20:55 AM

 
Stacey A. Bates
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Congrats Mom on your POTD, I just love this image, it makes me smile

9/22/2008 4:52:55 AM

 
Jessica Jenney
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Congratulations, Karen on your terrific POTD!

9/22/2008 5:11:42 AM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
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LOL, LOL! What a face! I love this, this guy looks like he posed that question to you ~ lol

Great image, colors, sharpness,

Congrats on POTD

jo ann c.

9/22/2008 6:25:14 AM

 
Kathy L. Clark
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Congrats Karen on this awesome POTD. What a great capture with awesome expression.

9/22/2008 6:59:39 AM

 
Tammy M. Richards
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Awesome photo, Karen! I love the expression on the giraffe's face (lol)! Congratulations on POTD! :)

9/22/2008 7:11:04 AM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Cute image Karen, great presentation. Congratulations on your POTD!

9/22/2008 7:44:36 AM

 
Vicki L. Filippin
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I ADORE this image, Karen!
Mega congrats on your well deserved POTD!!!
:-)

9/22/2008 8:15:41 AM

 
Sharon F. Morris
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Congrats Karen on your finalist on this awesome image. LOVE IT!!

9/22/2008 9:36:49 AM

 
Tiia Vissak
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Congratulations!

9/22/2008 9:46:13 AM

 
Stacey A. Bates
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My favorite image Mom, but you already know that Congrats on your finalist :-)

9/22/2008 10:01:13 AM

 
Joy Rector
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congrats on the POTD

9/22/2008 10:39:43 AM

 
Colleen Farrell
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Great capture, Karen! Congratulations on both your POTD and finalist!

9/22/2008 11:34:54 AM

 
Corinne M. Thompson
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Great image, Congrats on both the Finalist and POTD!

9/22/2008 11:43:58 AM

 
Stephanie Frey
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Congrats on your beautiful Finalist, Karen!

9/22/2008 12:25:01 PM

 
Jeff W. Robinson
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Congrats Karen on your Excellent POTD!! Jeff

9/22/2008 1:58:27 PM

 
Diane Dupuis-Kallos
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Totally awesome! Congrats!

9/22/2008 2:14:42 PM

 
Laurie Daily
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Congratulations on your finalist and POTD, Karen!

9/22/2008 2:24:15 PM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
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congrats on this awesome finalist Karen, it is sure to be a winner

jo ann c.

9/22/2008 4:48:46 PM

 
Shawn Jennings
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What a great capture, Karen! Congratulations on your finalist!

9/22/2008 5:30:20 PM

 
Bill Knaps
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Congrats on this well deserved Finalist Karen. Bill

9/22/2008 7:26:33 PM

 
Cary Rogers
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CONGRATS on this great FINALIST and POTD, Karen!! great image comp and BG bokeh!

9/22/2008 7:40:16 PM

 
Larry L. Redmon
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Congratulations, Karen! I've been to the Little Rock zoo many times. This is a great shot!

9/22/2008 7:57:07 PM

 
Cyn D Valentine
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Congratulations Karen!!

9/22/2008 7:57:43 PM

 
Datha Y. Thompson
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Congratulations!! Perfect capture and title!! Love it :0)

9/22/2008 8:16:36 PM

 
Sharon 
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Karen, congratulations on your awesome POTD & FINALIST !!!!!!

9/22/2008 9:01:44 PM

 
Carol Teal
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So cute! Congrats on your finalist and POTD!

9/23/2008 5:46:33 AM

 
Karen K. Givens
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Thank you everyone for all your wonderful comments.

9/23/2008 12:18:55 PM

 
Linda L. Soderfelt
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Congratulations on your finalist/POD. Fantastic photo. I was just at the zoo yesterday and I know none of my giraffe photos will look the good The title is perfect. Nicely done.

9/23/2008 2:19:24 PM

 
Cheryl Meisel
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Ahhhhhhhh to cute!
Big CONGRATS on your wins with this!
Cherylm

9/23/2008 9:16:01 PM

 
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