Always Watching

© Stacey A. Bates

Always Watching

Carol Teal 12/6/2010 1:10:48 AM

I love this portait of Santa! He looks so real that I believe! #1333162

Nikki McDonald 12/6/2010 4:15:06 AM

Terrific Santa portrait, Stacey. Great pose, expression and framing. #9082891

Gina Cormier 12/6/2010 3:42:53 PM

Stunning portrait of the man in red!!! #9084097

Karen K. Givens 12/6/2010 4:50:54 PM

Wonderful portrait of Santa, Stacey. Great work! #9084212

Sharon F. Morris 12/7/2010 1:11:55 PM

Love this portrait of Santa Stacey!! #9085864

Carolyn M. DAlessandro 12/10/2010 4:22:16 AM

Everything about this says...Yes,there is a Santa and what a capture you did here...simply beautiful. #9090588

Mary Timman 12/23/2010 3:39:14 AM

Just Awesome! Congratulations on POTD!
Merry Christmas! #9120929

Katarina Mansson 12/23/2010 3:52:09 AM

Congratulations on your excellent P-ho-ho-OTD! #9120946

Usman M. Bajwa 12/23/2010 3:54:54 AM

Wonderful portrait and so appropriate for the season, Stacey. CONGRATZ on the POTD!

UB. #9120951

Joy Rector 12/23/2010 4:02:58 AM

congrats on the POTD #9120969

Janet McNeil 12/23/2010 4:09:50 AM

Great capture!! Congrats!! #9120993

Kathryn Wesserling 12/23/2010 4:46:30 AM

Nice! #9121105

Kathy Cline 12/23/2010 4:51:55 AM

What a wonderful award for this special Santa.
Just beautiful Stacey!
Congratulations and MERRY CHRISTMAS!!! #9121116

Nancyj E. Hovey 12/23/2010 4:53:44 AM

on your very deserving POTD! 8o) #9121122

Nikki McDonald 12/23/2010 5:01:18 AM

Wonderful in every way. Congratulations on the POTD, Stacey #9121144

Karen K. Givens 12/23/2010 5:06:53 AM

Congrats on your potd. Love it!!! #9121162

Carolyn M. DAlessandro 12/23/2010 5:27:25 AM

Congratulations Stacey on your POTD!!! I hope you've been good...Merry Christmas!!! #9121211

Jeff Robinson 12/23/2010 5:31:54 AM

Congrats Stacey on your Outstanding POTD!! Jeff #9121227

Anthony L. Mancuso 12/23/2010 5:35:04 AM

Congrats on your festive POTD Stacey! #9121236

Sharon F. Morris 12/23/2010 5:42:07 AM

Congratulation Stacey on your POTD!!!
Wonderful portrait of Santa love the pose and

Phyllis H. Burchett 12/23/2010 5:50:33 AM

Congrats on this wonderful POTD!!! Merry Christmas to you! #9121256

Mary K. Robison 12/23/2010 5:55:33 AM

Outstanding portrait, Stacey!
Congratulation on your well-earned POTD! #9121267

Jean E. Hildebrant 12/23/2010 6:10:27 AM

Beautifully costumed, composed and shot! A great Santa portrait! Merry Christmas and congrat's! #9121287

Carolyn Morgan 12/23/2010 6:16:59 AM

So wonderfully rendered - I can nearly believe in Santa :)
Congratulations on your delightful shot! #9121296

Carol Teal 12/23/2010 6:41:09 AM

I love this and so I am happy to see it as POTD! Congrats! #9121317

JO ANN CLEVELAND 12/23/2010 6:49:20 AM

This has to be the REAL Santa! Hope we see this again...congrats on the POTD Stacey!

jo ann c. #9121330

Chris Henning 12/23/2010 8:12:59 AM

Congrats on your potd, Stacey! That is one of the best Santa pics I've ever seen. Have to show my daughter today, she'll love it!! #9121523

Lydia Williams 12/23/2010 8:19:07 AM

Congratulations on your
POTD Stacey! Fantastic portrait of the Jolly ole man! Love it! #9121542

Dianna Murphy 12/23/2010 8:31:49 AM

Awesome portrait. Congratulations on the POTD! #9121576

Jen F. Petritz 12/23/2010 8:52:50 AM

Awesome capture! Congratulations on the POTD!!! #9121624

Anne McKinnell 12/23/2010 9:06:09 AM

Excellent portrait of Santa, the best I think I have seen. Congratulations on your fantastic POTD! #9121642

Kathleen R. Struckle 12/23/2010 9:22:16 AM

Awesome portrait of Santa. Congrats. on you POTD!! #9121656

Shirley A. Kinney 12/23/2010 1:21:20 PM

Stacey, this is awesome. Makes me believe in Santa :) Congrats on your POTD. #9121949

Jeffrey R. Bange 12/23/2010 2:30:35 PM

Congratulations on a well deserved and most outstanding POTD, a definite winner in my books. What a magnificent photo of the Jolly Old Man in red, it would definitely make a beautiful Christmas card. #9122037

Cathy Barrows 12/23/2010 6:25:31 PM

Congrats on your potd...fab shot of the jolly fellow #9122256

Evy Johansen 12/23/2010 7:21:35 PM

Love this image! Big congratulations on your POTD, Stacey! #9122275

Karen Seargeant 12/23/2010 9:32:22 PM

Awesome! #9122454

Laura E. Swan 12/24/2010 1:23:15 AM

What a GREAT IMAGE! So glad it got POTD!

Love it Stacey :D #9122582

Laura E. Swan 12/25/2010 1:33:00 AM

There he goes into the night! Santa's Sleigh Pictures, Images and Photos #9124265

Richard D. Love 12/25/2010 6:28:44 AM

Congratulations, Stacey. Just a striking image. It looks like it is ready for a Coca Cola commercial!

Rick #9124532

Bunny Snow 12/29/2010 4:35:44 PM

Beautiful, Stacey. Santa's face has not aged at all, just his hair. How does he keep his skin so smooth and young looking? This makes me believe that Santa is for the very, very young.

Hope you had a very Happy Christmas, and will have a healthful and prosperous new year...and congratulations on your POTD, Stacey! #9131547

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 1/8/2011 12:25:38 PM

An incredible POTD Stacey, a huge congratulations!!! #9150375

Nikki McDonald 1/18/2011 8:36:33 PM

Not at all surprised to see this again, Stacey, but so glad to do so. Congratulations on the Finalist and good luck in the next round. #9171575

Merna L. Nobile 1/18/2011 10:22:40 PM

I can only imagine how proud you must be feeling right now. What wonderful news! CONGRATULATIONS, Merna #9172339

Karen K. Givens 1/19/2011 4:06:01 AM

Congratulations Stacey on your finalist. Good luck in next round. #9173222

Lydia Williams 1/19/2011 4:41:38 AM

Congratulations Stacey on this fantastic finalist. This is the best Santa pic I have seen in a while...Best to you in the next round. #9173493

Karen Celella 1/19/2011 6:13:31 AM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Stacey. #9174147

Sharon F. Morris 1/19/2011 6:57:39 AM

Congrats Stacey on your wonderful Finalist. #9174593

Nancyj E. Hovey 1/20/2011 4:28:10 PM

on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o) #9181580

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Exif: F Number: 11, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/200 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 85.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 40D

Uploaded on 12/5/2010 7:41:02 PM

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Camera: Canon EOS 40D Digital SLR Photo Contest Finalist Photo of the Day

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