The Simple Things

© Amanda Price

The Simple Things

Dan Holm level-classic 8/2/2005 1:26:02 AM

Wow! Such a powerful and memorable shot, Amanda!! Absolutely awesome b&w! #287509

robert burks 8/2/2005 1:38:03 AM

...well said, well captured Amanda #1665450

Kerby Pfrangle level-classic 8/2/2005 1:55:50 AM


So tender a moment. Lovely.

Kerby #1665465

Rakesh Syal level-classic 8/2/2005 2:07:02 AM

How tender, so cute hands, nice crop Amanda!! #1665484

Donna Roberts 8/2/2005 2:08:59 AM

Aw, this is beautiful Amanda. The B&W presentation is perfect for such a special image like this - well done!
:-) from 'downunder' #1665489

S J 8/2/2005 2:22:48 AM

I must thank you for sharing this image today, Amanda!!! Very very cute!! I really love this one!! #1665510

Donald K. Cherry level-classic 8/2/2005 2:43:50 AM

Very moving image, Amanda!! #1665529

Mary Timman 8/2/2005 3:00:12 AM

Beautiful. Love the b&w and it says alot although so simple. #1665574

Stephanie Lyons 8/2/2005 3:19:22 AM

Precious! #1665606

Tammy Scott 8/2/2005 3:48:55 AM

What a great entry for this month's theme, Amanda! #1665729

Bobbie Davis 8/2/2005 3:57:43 AM

Adorable! What a great narrative! #1665786

Joy Rector 8/2/2005 4:21:51 AM

beautiful shot #1665946

Colette M. Metcalf 8/2/2005 4:31:21 AM

Beautiful, Amanda!! #1665994

Amanda Price 8/2/2005 5:24:30 AM

Oh, thanks so much everybody! Here are some more comments from those of you who were kind enough to view this as a test shot in my gallery:
Roger Bernabo

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member since: 7/13/2004 Wonderful capture and love the B/W selection for this

7/17/2005 5:53:49 AM

Ermanno Radice

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member since: 11/7/2004 Excellent capture, sweet image, wonderful shot, Amanda!
Love it!

7/17/2005 7:59:46 AM

Kerby Pfrangle

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member since: 4/19/2005 Amanda

Sweet capture.

Excellent in black and white.

LOve this. Kerby

7/17/2005 8:06:06 AM

Jenny Bosmans

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member since: 5/24/2005 Beautiful this is, Amanda! Very sweet shot indeed! Love it!

7/17/2005 8:36:31 AM

Lynn Crawford

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member since: 1/27/2005 Beautiful detail on the hands, great B&W, wonderful keepsake :)

7/18/2005 3:31:18 PM

cj patterson

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member since: 6/8/2004 so sweet and beautiful!

7/18/2005 3:31:48 PM

Judy G. Larson
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member since: 6/28/2005 I just commented on your other hands photo and then saw this one. I like this even more as the close up captured the personality of the hands. Great photo.

7/24/2005 5:32:05 AM


Deb Holmes-Hatfield 8/2/2005 5:41:30 AM

Such a sweet image, Amanda, well done! #1666357

Alisha L. Ekstrom 8/2/2005 8:21:22 AM

You come up with some of the coolest sayings to your images!!! I really like this in b&w & it's just ADORABLE. FAB capture:) #1667045

Sandy Landon 8/2/2005 9:03:58 AM

Beautiful capture!! A very sweet image and I love it in b/w! #1667217

Michelle Lea Guinn 8/2/2005 9:09:19 AM

this is Simply Beautiful Amanda!!! Well done!!! mlg #1667243

Terry L. Ellis level-classic 8/2/2005 11:25:33 AM

Of course, totally precious, Amanda! #1667722

Lynn Crawford 8/2/2005 11:38:23 AM

So beautiful and wonderful detail on the babies hand, I just love baby hand shots :) #1667793

Goshka G. 8/2/2005 12:01:36 PM

Awesome capture, Amanda, so perfect in B&W!! #1667964

Connie J. Turner 8/2/2005 9:57:43 PM

Amanda, this is just beautiful!!!! Love the black and white! #1669995

Jay Patel 8/4/2005 10:08:16 AM

Very good representation of the theme...Great creativity. #1676624

Amanda Price 8/9/2005 1:18:51 PM

Thank you all! I had so much fun with this newborn shoot! #1697871

Karen Walzer 8/12/2005 4:32:33 PM

Just perfect! #1710768

Amanda Price 8/13/2005 11:24:45 AM

Thank-you very much, Karen! #1713235

Patrick Perron 8/14/2005 7:07:11 AM

That's a beautiful shot Amanda ! It will make a beautiful souvenir ! #1715344

Alisha L. Ekstrom 9/23/2005 10:00:54 PM

Definitely simple...Wonderful!!! Congrats on it making finalist...SUPERB job!!! #1872687

Melissa L. Zavadil 9/23/2005 11:05:14 PM

Beautiful!!! Wonderfully done!! Congrats!! #1873076

Sylvia Rossler 9/24/2005 1:44:10 AM

Congratulations Amanda !!!! #1873580

Mary Timman 9/24/2005 4:57:54 AM

I loved this one. Congratulations and Good Luck Amanda! #1874441

Roxanne M. Bubar 9/24/2005 6:13:47 AM

Congrats. What a precious image. #1875067

Kelly S. Michaud 9/24/2005 6:56:33 AM

Congratulations! Such a moving photograph. You can really feel the emotion in this.

Kelly #1875399

KHAWLA Haddad 9/24/2005 9:41:28 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalists!!!! #1876414

Connie J. Turner 9/24/2005 10:06:28 AM

Congrats on your finalist!!!!!!
Thanks for the congrats on mine! #1876566

Terry L. Ellis level-classic 9/24/2005 10:20:14 AM

Congratulations, Amanda, on this heart-warming finalist! #1876685

Terry R. Hatfield 9/24/2005 10:28:59 AM

Thats A Precious Image Amanda:-)Love The Subdued Lighting And Comp!
Congratulations On Your Finalist!! #1876783

Amanda Price 9/24/2005 10:39:17 AM

Thanks so much you guys! This is one of my all time favorites so I was *thrilled* to see it make the finals! I'm hoping against hope for a 2nd place win so I can keep my gallery! #1876911

Sandy Landon 9/24/2005 12:07:42 PM

I love this amanda. I have always loved your work and this is no exception!! Good luck and congrats!!! #1877602

Deb Holmes-Hatfield 9/24/2005 1:29:10 PM

Congratulations Amanda! Awesome finalist! #1878019

Jenny Bosmans 9/24/2005 2:12:47 PM

Congratulations on this super finalist, Amanda!! #1878299

Donna Roberts 9/24/2005 9:08:37 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful image - so well deserved Amanda. Good luck in the next round!
:-) ddu #1879875

ADILSON F. FERREIRA 9/25/2005 9:05:24 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Amanda!!! #1881592

Serena Pierce level-classic 9/25/2005 6:06:35 PM

Priceless!! Congratulations!! #1883524

Ken Grooms level-classic 9/26/2005 8:49:16 PM

Modonna and Child! Does'nt get more simple...or more beautiful! Congratulations on this fine finalist! #1888578

Dan Holm level-classic 9/26/2005 10:10:10 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on your First Place WIN, Amanda!!! #1888837

Kerby Pfrangle level-classic 9/26/2005 10:11:10 PM

Congratulations on your first place win. WEll deserved. #1888844

Amanda Price 9/26/2005 10:15:32 PM

Thank you all for your kind words of support and encouragement and thank-you BP judges! Wow! I can't tell you how many times I've checked my email today! I'm so excited because I think Heather will let me keep my member gallery for another year! Woohoo! It was about to expire. *GASP* #1888865

Melissa L. Zavadil 9/26/2005 10:16:24 PM

CONGRATULATIONS!! Awesome and touching shot! #1888870

Sylvia Rossler 9/26/2005 10:23:01 PM

Congratulations Amanda !!!!! #1888922

Jill Flynn level-classic 9/26/2005 10:31:09 PM

Congratulations on your 1st Place Win Amanda! Way to go! #1888983

Photographer 9/26/2005 10:59:12 PM

Congratulations on your first place win Amanda! #1889125

Tina L. Baker 9/26/2005 11:29:59 PM

Congrats on your win!!!!!!!!! Beautiful!!! #1889250

Colette M. Metcalf 9/27/2005 3:24:55 AM

CONGRATULATIONS to you Amanda!!!! #1889674

ADILSON F. FERREIRA 9/27/2005 3:36:19 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful image and well deserved winn Amanda!!! #1889721

Kathleen Clemons 9/27/2005 3:48:28 AM

Yea for you, Amanda! Congrats! :) #1889801

Mary Timman 9/27/2005 4:39:25 AM

Told you I loved this one and so did the judges, well deserved and Congratulations! #1890152

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic 9/27/2005 5:15:01 AM

Congratulations on a wonderful win Amanda. #1890340

Kimberly Peck 9/27/2005 5:54:48 AM

Congrats on a BEAUTIFUL winner!! :-) #1890479

Megan p 9/27/2005 6:08:07 AM

Yeah!! Congratulations!!! #1890531

Casey A. Hanson 9/27/2005 6:28:35 AM

Way to go Amanda!!! Yaayyyy! Awesome first place win, and very deserving! :0) #1890689

Esra Belgin 9/27/2005 6:29:44 AM

Fantastic shot, Amanda. Congratulations on your win. #1890697

Kay Beausoleil level-classic 9/27/2005 6:33:35 AM

Wonderfully touching -- congratulations on your first place win, Amanda! #1890726

Terry L. Ellis level-classic 9/27/2005 6:42:37 AM

Congratulations, Amanda, on this perfect first place win! Yeah!!!!!!!! #1890782

Joyce ONeil 9/27/2005 6:45:42 AM

Congratulations Amanda! #1890805

Alisha L. Ekstrom 9/27/2005 6:48:01 AM

WOOHOO!! YIPPEEE...CONGRATS on this fabulous first place win!!!! LOVE IT!! #1890817

Laurence Saliba level-classic 9/27/2005 7:03:00 AM

This is BIG!!!!!!!!!! Congrats Amanda!!!!!!!!!!! WTG!!!!! #1890898

Olivia Navarro 9/27/2005 7:15:38 AM

What a wonderful shot, Amanda! Congrats on your first place win!!!!! #1890986

Marie Fields level-classic 9/27/2005 7:15:47 AM

Congratulations, Amanda!!! Wonderful image!!! #1890988

Wendy Stevenson 9/27/2005 7:52:40 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful FIRST PLACE WIN theme entry!! Aren't the simplist things the best!! You've certainly captured that here!! Well done Amanda!! #1891136

KHAWLA Haddad 9/27/2005 8:33:43 AM

Congratulations on your FIRST PLACE WIN Amanda such great image WTG!!!!!! #1891270

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic 9/27/2005 9:35:52 AM

WOW, CONGRATS!!!! WEll done!! #1891642

Candice C. Calhoun level-classic 9/27/2005 9:37:53 AM


ccc #1891656

Guy D. Biechele level-classic 9/27/2005 10:17:02 AM

Simply beautiful. Congratulations Amanda! #1891856

Susan T. Evans level-classic 9/27/2005 10:17:50 AM

Congrats Amanda on this awesome first place winner #1891862

Jennifer Rennison 9/27/2005 10:48:00 AM

Big Congratulations on this First Place Win, Amanda! #1891955

Sandy Landon 9/27/2005 11:18:19 AM

Congratulations Amanda!!! WTG!!!! Now how am I supposed to compete against this! :) #1892065

Terrill Province 9/27/2005 12:02:44 PM

Oh Amanda, I'm SO HAPPY FOR YOU!!!

Of course this image is a winner ~ it's just PERFECT! Every new parent should have a picture like this to treasure... Congratulations, my friend. Well done :) #1892186

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 9/27/2005 12:25:05 PM

Superb image, a true winning sentiment as well. Congratulations!!! #1892269

Jenny Bosmans 9/27/2005 12:47:28 PM

CONGRATULATIONS, Amanda!! GREAT!! #1892356

Claudette Foote 9/27/2005 12:54:23 PM



Amanda Price 9/27/2005 12:57:14 PM

Wow, you guys are so nice! Many thanks to every one you who have taken the time to comment. Heather says I get to keep my gallery! Yipee! :D #1892405

Cathy Barrows 9/27/2005 1:39:09 PM

congrats on your sweet #1892658

Goshka G. 9/27/2005 4:18:04 PM

BIG congrats on this lovely win, Amanda!! #1893028

Donna Roberts 9/27/2005 8:03:31 PM

WTG Amanda, I am so thrilled for you.
A well deserved win.......congrats!!
:-) ddu #1893600

Cora Miller level-classic 9/27/2005 9:18:04 PM

This touching image has found its rightful place! Congratulations on your big win, Amanda! #1893715

Monika Sapek level-classic 9/27/2005 9:19:19 PM

A very simple and very touching photo, Amanda! Many congratulations on your Big Win!

Deb Holmes-Hatfield level-classic 9/28/2005 8:22:37 AM

Congratulations on this awesome winner Amanda! #1895212

Donna J. Taff level-classic 9/28/2005 11:26:09 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful First Place win, Amanda!!!! #1895818

Hendrik Storme level-classic 9/28/2005 12:39:09 PM

Congratulations!!! #1896059

Terry R. Hatfield level-classic 9/28/2005 3:38:24 PM

Hi Amanda!!A Big Congratulations On Your 1st Place Win!!Awesome Job:-) #1896625

Ken Grooms level-classic 9/28/2005 7:13:26 PM

The judges showed great taste! Congratulations!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #1897167

Serena Pierce level-classic 9/28/2005 7:44:51 PM

Very sweet image. Congratulations!! #1897280

Luhut Napitupulu level-classic 9/28/2005 11:21:54 PM

So sweet, Amanda! Simple but so meaningful. Congratulations on your win! #1897697

Nadia W. Smith level-classic 9/29/2005 5:21:20 AM

Wonderful and WELL DESERVED WIN!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #1898461

Mary Clarke level-classic 9/29/2005 2:16:48 PM

Congratulations on a fantastic Winner. #1900250

S P Mukherji 9/30/2005 6:50:54 AM

Congratulations Amanda. What a powerful yet subtle image! And your treatment in BW has elevated the picture into a deserving winner! #1902270

Jim Kinnunen level-classic 10/1/2005 8:48:36 AM

Congratulations on this very well done winning image, Amanda!!! #1905912

Johnny Santoso level-classic 11/20/2005 8:33:07 AM

Big Congratulations for Winning Amanda.! this photo awaken memories in my soul. My nerves bounce from tranquility to
tremors as The picture show UP. Thanks for sharing... regards, #2098060

Robyn Gwilt 1/23/2006 12:27:34 AM

This is so touching - lovely in BW! Congrats on your win as well! #2324679

William88 8/16/2006 4:11:37 PM

Priceless simple things; the world become more beautiful through your viewfinder.

Congratulations! #3173279

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