Well, If You Have To Ask...

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Well, If You Have To Ask...

Marcie A. Fowler 8/30/2010 6:58:58 AM

Cute image Dave. #1303256

Shelly A. Van Camp 8/30/2010 7:23:58 AM

Very cute! Looks like they are wearing a tux! :) #8870766

Susie Peek-Swint 8/30/2010 7:42:33 AM

Fun capture and title Dave ~ great theme entry ~ HTD :) #8870827

Joy Rector 8/30/2010 7:43:29 AM

love this shot #8870833

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas 8/30/2010 8:37:38 AM

Cute image David!,
Amalia #8870992

Patrick Rouzes 8/30/2010 8:51:29 AM

LOL at your caption! Outstanding clarity, tones, textures, detail,poses & capture of a penguin snob! That's a first for me, Dave, lol! WTG! #8871020

Monnie Ryan 8/30/2010 9:18:11 AM

TOO funny, David! Super theme entry! #8871076

Tammy M. Anderson 8/30/2010 11:00:47 AM

Excellent clarity and cute capture, David. #8871185

Douglas Pignet 8/30/2010 11:08:51 AM

What a kewl find and capture...Well done #8871194

Mike Clime 8/30/2010 11:47:49 AM

Really cute capture! Maybe he is courting. #8871288

Susana Ms Heide 8/30/2010 11:54:41 AM

One can tell his tux is a designer brand name and the other two are imitations... LOL... Love this theme entry David! #8871313

Melinda F. Schneider 8/30/2010 12:21:04 PM

Penguin Personality!! I love it!!! #8871366

David Phalen 8/30/2010 2:09:18 PM

Thank you Marcie, Shelly, Susie, Joy, Amalia, Patrick, Monnie, Tammy, Doug, Mike, Susanna and Melinda!! #8871522

Errick L. Cameron 8/30/2010 4:10:15 PM

HTD DAVID Love this take! #8871736

Mary Timman 8/30/2010 4:27:36 PM

So cute and fabulous detail. #8871765

Tammy Espino 8/30/2010 4:28:28 PM

Awwwwwwwwwww too cute!!! #8871767

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 8/30/2010 5:12:14 PM

LOLOL...It looks like somebody is a little miffed at somebody, Davey Pooh! Fantastic capture! :-) k #8871856

Amanda D. Austwick 8/30/2010 5:32:40 PM

It really looks that way David!!!
I actually saw a Discovery Channel special on Penguins and I think that the head movement is part of a mating action:) #8871909

Randy D. Dinkins 8/30/2010 5:42:57 PM

Great capture of these guys. #8871947

David Phalen 8/30/2010 5:45:31 PM

Thank you Errick, Mary, Tammy, Kitty and Randy!!

Don't know about the mating thing but the next move was into the pool. #8871960

Renata Gusciora 8/30/2010 5:46:36 PM

Wonderful capture,David!Great lighting and clarity! #8871963

William C. Raco 8/30/2010 5:46:36 PM

LOL.... very cute photo and description, Dave

Michelle Alton 8/30/2010 6:02:38 PM

Well, there no arguing that his nose is in the air. Fun shot! #8872029

Gail Vitikacs 8/30/2010 6:42:39 PM

I adore this! Such a wonderful capture!!! #8872132

Lorna Shutter 8/30/2010 7:52:46 PM

LOL! Love your title and interpretation of this image! Doesn't he know that money isn't everything ... especially in the Penguin World! Ha! Ha! They're all so cute, David! Those rocks make a beautiful setting too! Fantastic colour, comp, lighting and detail! Nicely captured! :) #8872188

Ron McEwan 8/30/2010 8:04:20 PM

Dave you sure caught this one just right and to have a title to fit makes it perfect. Well done indeed. #8872193

Emile Abbott 8/31/2010 6:43:06 AM

Too Cute and great timing. Excellent Dave. #8872799

David Phalen 8/31/2010 7:29:54 AM

Thank you Renata, Bill, Michelle, Gail, Lorna, Ron and Emile!! #8872909

Maria A. Gonzalez 8/31/2010 7:36:05 AM

Very cute capture of these Three amigos.Wellcaptured,David.Like the poses. #8872937

Tiia Vissak 8/31/2010 8:47:53 AM

a cool scene! #8873146

David Phalen 9/1/2010 8:18:18 AM

Thanks Maria and Tiia!! #8875022

Sam Britt 9/4/2010 8:22:12 AM

Very cute! #8881557

Jill Odice 9/5/2010 1:36:13 PM

The 3 Amigoes :-) They remind me of the penguins in Happy Feet :-) #8883405

David Phalen 9/7/2010 7:38:29 AM

Thanks Sam and Jill!! #8886534

Ken Smith 9/7/2010 6:35:02 PM

Could be the new singing penguin trio...cool shot, David! #8887726

David Phalen 9/8/2010 6:56:25 AM

Thanks ken!! They are great fun to watch. #8888608

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 9/15/2010 2:00:45 PM


HUGE CONGRATS on your AWESOME finalist!
Best of luck in the next round! #8902449

Tammy Espino 9/15/2010 2:04:12 PM

Such an anwesome finalist, David! Congrats :) #8902491

Ron McEwan 9/15/2010 3:48:39 PM

Congrats Dave on this and any others that you may have received, a great finalist #8903298

Douglas Pignet 9/15/2010 4:05:50 PM

HUGE CONGRATS on your AWESOME finalists!
Best of luck in the next round! #8903444

Linda D. Lester 9/15/2010 4:24:32 PM

Awesome....Congratulations!!!!! #8903646

Amanda D. Austwick 9/15/2010 4:25:08 PM

Oh David, I've always loved this image. Congratulations!!! #8903653

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 9/15/2010 4:56:34 PM

WTG on your wonderful August finalists Davey Pooh!! :-) Mommy Pooh #8903958

Patrick Rouzes 9/15/2010 4:56:36 PM

Hey, Hey, Dave, CONGRATULATIONS on this incredible finalist & good luck, my friend! W T G! #8903960

Nancyj E. Hovey 9/15/2010 5:29:23 PM

on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o) #8904269

Lorna Shutter 9/15/2010 10:07:06 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on your Finalist Award for this fabulous image, King Davey Pooh!!!!! :) Photobucket #8906437

Stefania Barbier 9/15/2010 11:36:25 PM

lol@ title! congratulations!!! #8906791

Tammy M. Anderson 9/16/2010 3:55:42 AM

Congrats David on your great finalist. #8907782

Linda Blair 9/16/2010 5:30:58 AM

Wonderful finalist...congratulations!!! #8908171

Brad Harding 9/16/2010 6:15:16 AM

Congrats on your finalist David. #8908325

Jeana Clark 9/16/2010 9:26:13 AM

Outstanding Davey!!!!!!
Fantastic Finalist!!!!

~J~ #8908983

Emile Abbott 9/16/2010 9:33:26 AM

Congrats David #8909008

Marijana Fajgl 9/16/2010 11:36:40 AM

Fantastic finalist, David! Big congratulations! #8909328

Nikki McDonald 9/16/2010 2:11:07 PM

Excellent detail, Dave, and he does indeed look as if he is putting on airs. Congratulations on the finalist and good luck in the next round. #8909709

Patti Coblentz 9/16/2010 3:43:12 PM

Just love this one, David!! Congratulations on your finalist! #8910058

John Connolly 9/16/2010 4:06:52 PM

Congratulations on your finalist David! I hope you do well in the next round! #8910163

Tamara K. Walker 9/16/2010 4:49:47 PM


Merna L. Nobile 9/16/2010 6:55:26 PM

Congratulations on your Finalist Award! Merna #8910900

Judy V. Kennamer 9/20/2010 11:53:06 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful Finalist Dave! #8919949

Mitch Spence 9/20/2010 12:41:11 PM

Belated but big congrats on your finalist, Dave. #8920029

David Phalen 9/26/2010 6:52:39 AM

Thank you all very much!! #8930555

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You can't afford it. I see this penguin being snobbish.

Taken at the National Aviary in Pittsburgh.

101 Them: Personality HTD!!

Exif: F Number: 8, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/200 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 250, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 95.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 50D

Uploaded on 8/30/2010 6:49:40 AM

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