Amy M. Wilson 4/24/2010 2:14:40 PM

Love this version with color and treatment... such a cutie; beautifully done, Becky!! #1262199

R. J. Laudenbacher 4/24/2010 9:44:43 PM

Thank you Amy! Can you tell I was having trouble making up my mind today! LOL. I really appreciate you commenting on both of them! LOL #8567548

Jean-Pierre Ducondi 4/26/2010 6:03:55 AM

Great treatment and wonderful pose and expression. Great work.
JP #8570331

Karen Celella 4/26/2010 7:52:57 AM

The texture gives it a warmer, more personal feel. Great shot Becky! #8570554

Courtenay Vanderbilt 4/26/2010 3:48:22 PM

Holy Cow, now that's a 'joyous' bear! Great capture of a wonderful expression, Becky! #8571360

Kim Andelkovic 4/26/2010 5:18:45 PM

awwwwwwwwww so cute this is priceless......love it. Great effects. #8571606

R. J. Laudenbacher 4/26/2010 5:29:59 PM

Thank you so much JP, Karen, Courtenay and Kim. I really appreciate your comments. #8571625

Dianna Murphy 4/28/2010 10:02:56 AM

Awesome tones, timing, light... perfection. A winner. #8576029

Terry Cervi 4/28/2010 8:50:01 PM

NICE ONE, DORIS!!! Super work and a great shot!! #8577293

R. J. Laudenbacher 4/30/2010 4:50:47 AM

Thank you so much Dianna and Carol! #8580061

Patricia Seidler 5/24/2010 1:42:02 PM

Congratulations Becky on this wonderful finalist! #8633023

Carol Eade 5/24/2010 2:51:02 PM

Warm congratulations on your finalist, RJ! #8633870

Courtenay Vanderbilt 5/24/2010 3:03:44 PM

Hey, Big Congrats, Becky! #8633983

Danny B. Head 5/24/2010 4:04:55 PM

Beautiful finalist. ( he looks like me at meal time). lol #8634626

Amy M. Wilson 5/24/2010 6:27:51 PM

Awww..... SO glad to see this again... BIG congratulations on your fantastic Finalist, Becky!!! #8636004

Jean-Pierre Ducondi 5/24/2010 6:31:30 PM

Fantastic finalist Becky - Big congrats.
JP #8636039

Val Feldman 5/24/2010 7:59:15 PM

Beautiful, RJ! A wonderful capture...congrats and kudos and wishing you all the best in the upcoming round! ~Val #8636810

Rona L. Schwarz 5/24/2010 8:35:23 PM

Terrific capture of this little guy, Becky! Great expression on his face and wonderful treatment! CONGRATULATIONS on your superb FINALIST and Good luck in the next round! #8637103

Dawn M. Schneider 5/24/2010 8:58:15 PM

I so love bears, this is such a fantastic image, congrats on your finalist #8637292

Karen Celella 5/25/2010 3:57:49 AM

And another congratulations Becky on your third wonderful finalist. #8638858

Nadia Paul 5/25/2010 5:51:43 AM

Congrats on this wonderful finalist RJ! #8639642

Amanda D. Austwick 5/25/2010 8:47:03 AM

I'm such a Bear Lover! Love this image, and Congratulations on this Finalist award!!! #8640477

Kim Andelkovic 6/3/2010 3:48:47 PM

Belated congrats again Becky, so happy it got finalist but sad it didn't win......this is an amazing shot. #8663435

R. J. Laudenbacher 6/5/2010 7:51:21 PM

I was so surprised to when I returned from a two week trip to find this as one of the finalist. Thank you all so very much for all your kind comments and wishes of congratulations. #8668203

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F/8, 1/80sec., ISO-200, 290mm focal length, 150-500mm lens, textures add in PS

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