Country Girl

© Merna L. Nobile

Country Girl

Derek D. Dafoe 9/27/2010 6:22:17 PM

Nice work Merna!! Strong lighting and you still managed not to blow out the white shirt!! Nice job! #1312258

Merna L. Nobile 9/27/2010 6:24:50 PM

Thanks Derek: I have always wanted to be able to do portraits, so I am just learning about lighting for this subject.
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Carol Eade 9/28/2010 3:13:32 PM

Very nicely done, Merna! #8935448

Merna L. Nobile 9/28/2010 3:23:35 PM

Thank you very much, and it is so nice to hear from you. It means a lot to me. Merna #8935477

Rita Hill 10/15/2010 10:09:42 AM

Congrats on the Finalist award Merna!!!
Love this so much.
How exciting for you my dear friend. #8968321

Merna L. Nobile 10/15/2010 11:11:01 AM

Hi Rita: Thank you for making a believer out of me, the rewards are worth waiting for. Your support and patience are very much appreciated. My best, Merna #8968846

Carol Eade 10/15/2010 11:15:24 AM

Wonderful finalist, Merna, congratulations! #8968890

Merna L. Nobile 10/15/2010 11:19:40 AM

Thank you Carol: Congratulations to you for all the beautiful work you do each month. Merna #8968934

Merna L. Nobile 10/15/2010 11:20:48 AM

Thank you Carol: Congratulations to you for all the beautiful work you do each month. Merna #8968953

Stefania Barbier 10/15/2010 11:36:32 AM

congratulations on your gorgeous finalist!!! #8969115

Merna L. Nobile 10/15/2010 11:48:08 AM

Thank you for your support, it is very important to me. Merna #8969237

Tammy Espino 10/15/2010 12:00:31 PM

Congrats on another awesome finalist :) #8969339

Merna L. Nobile 10/15/2010 12:10:00 PM

Thank you Tammy, and I also want to congratulate you on all your fine work. Merna #8969425

Sherry L. Davis 10/15/2010 3:18:11 PM

Congratulations on your finalist! Beautiful! #8970530

Stan Kwasniowski 10/15/2010 4:41:41 PM

Merna, congratulations #8971130

Paul E. Earl 10/15/2010 5:13:23 PM

Thank you for your lovely words on my finalists and congratulations on your well deserved winners too. Good luck in the next round. #8971411

Randy D. Dinkins 10/15/2010 6:05:16 PM

Beautiful portrait, great job, congrats!!! #8971604

Patricia A. Coblentz 10/15/2010 6:19:56 PM

A wonderful portrait, Merna! Congratulations on your finalist! #8971658

Debbie Hartley 10/15/2010 6:28:22 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist Merna! #8971687

Ian M. Hill 10/15/2010 7:29:44 PM

Congrats Merna,a lovely portrait,best of luck! #8971848

Nikki McDonald 10/15/2010 7:47:14 PM

Congratulations on the finalist, Merna, and good luck in the next round. #8971913

Merna L. Nobile 10/15/2010 8:16:44 PM

Hi Sherry, Stan, Paul, Randy, Patricia, Debbie, Ian and Nikki: Thank you for the very supportive and useful comments. I am so grateful to be a winner this month and to be able to share it all with you. Merna #8972073

Ellen Hodges 10/15/2010 9:44:32 PM

Congrats on your awesome finalist, Merna!! Very best luck in the next round!! #8972355

Merna L. Nobile 10/15/2010 9:48:43 PM

Thank you for your support and kind comment. Merna #8972359

Barbara Waldoch 10/15/2010 10:19:59 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful Finalist, Merna! #8972402

Tiia Vissak 10/15/2010 11:26:45 PM

Congratulations! #8972547

Joannie M. Bertucci 10/15/2010 11:31:27 PM

Merna, this is a fantastic outdoor, natural light portrait! Beautiful use of the lighting, your model's skin tones are lovely and the setting is wonderful! Congrats on your Finalist! #8972559

Marilyn Cornwell 10/16/2010 4:31:17 AM

Congratulations on your finalist, Merna! #8972812

Merna L. Nobile 10/16/2010 8:01:59 AM

Hi Barbara, Tiia, Joannie and Marilyn: Thank you for the very supportive and useful comments. I am so grateful to be a winner this month and to be able to share it all with you. #8973500

Bobby Ray Goodman 10/16/2010 9:32:52 AM

Hi Merna,A very late congratulations to you on all beautiful finalist!!!! #8973728

Merna L. Nobile 10/16/2010 9:56:16 AM

Hi Bobby: You could never be too late. Thanks, for the kind comment. Merna #8973818

Debra R. Harder 10/16/2010 10:18:49 AM

This is such a fabulous portrait, Merna! Wonderful lighting, colors, background and pose. Huge congratulations on your beautiful finalist! Deb #8973886

Merna L. Nobile 10/16/2010 10:38:43 AM

Thanks again, Debra. You are very kind. Merna #8973952

Karen Bacon 10/16/2010 10:58:08 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist Merna! Well Done! #8974046

Lydia Williams 10/16/2010 11:19:27 AM

VERY nice, Merna...Well captured. Congratulations on your beauty! #8974151

Linda Blair 10/16/2010 11:32:11 AM

Beautiful finalist....congratulations!!! #8974218

Merna L. Nobile 10/16/2010 12:21:42 PM

Hi Karen, Linda and Lydia: Thank you for the very supportive and useful comments. I am so grateful to be a winner this month and to be able to share it all with you. Merna

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Brett Dolsen 10/16/2010 2:18:40 PM

Congratulations on your great finalists Merna! #8974741

Merna L. Nobile 10/16/2010 2:51:48 PM

Hi Brett: Thank you for the very supportive and useful comments. I am so grateful to be a winner this month and to be able to share it all with you. Merna


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Kathy Coombs 10/16/2010 3:50:28 PM

Conratulations! #8974937

Marcel J. Fernandez 10/16/2010 3:59:14 PM

Congratulations, Merna on your two beautiful Finalist. #8974958

Lynn M. Whitt 10/16/2010 4:13:08 PM

CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR FINALISTS... #8975013

Tamara K. Walker 10/16/2010 4:57:42 PM

CONGRATULATIONS! #8975094

Nadia Paul 10/16/2010 5:13:33 PM

Congrats on your beautiful finalist Merna! #8975131

JO ANN CLEVELAND 10/16/2010 5:40:11 PM

How adorable Merna! Great composition and lovely model!

Big congrats on your finalist!

jo ann c. #8975178

Robyn A. Terrell 10/16/2010 7:56:16 PM

Fantastic work, Merna. Huge congrats to you on this gorgeous finalist!!! #8975521

Merna L. Nobile 10/16/2010 9:00:45 PM

Hi Marcel and Lynn: Thank you for the very supportive and useful comments. I am so grateful to be a winner this month and to be able to share it all with you. Merna

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Merna L. Nobile 10/16/2010 9:03:35 PM

Hi Tamara, Nadia, Jo Ann and Kathy:
Thank you for the very supportive and useful comments. I am so grateful to be a winner this month and to be able to share it all with you. Merna

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Sabrina Ryan 10/17/2010 4:30:13 AM

Congratulations on this Wonderful Finalist, Merna! #8975947

Randy L. Quast 10/17/2010 5:46:18 AM

Merna Congrats on the EP and Finalist job well done. #8976136

Merna L. Nobile 10/17/2010 10:32:43 AM

Hi Sabrina and Randy: Thank you for the very supportive and useful comments. I am so grateful to be a winner this month and to be able to share it all with you. Merna #8976934

Patricia A. Stalter 10/17/2010 12:36:19 PM

You totally deserve to win! #8977150

Valentin M. Armianu 10/17/2010 2:58:35 PM

Amazing portrait!!!!Congratulations on your gorgeous Finalist!!! #8977429

Maria Coulson 10/17/2010 8:07:08 PM

Very nicely done. Congratulations! #8978859

Mary K. Robison 10/18/2010 2:00:11 AM

A beautiful outdoor portrait, Merna!
Congratulations on its selection as a Finalist! #8979271

Merna L. Nobile 10/18/2010 7:59:44 AM

Hi Patricia, Valentin, Maria and Mary:
Thank you for the very supportive and useful comments. I am so grateful to be a winner this month and to be able to share it all with you. Merna

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Robert K. Bemus 10/18/2010 9:04:02 PM

Congratulations on a great Finalist, Merna!! #8982061

Merna L. Nobile 10/19/2010 1:11:32 PM

Hi Robert: Thank you very much for taking the time to let me know that you liked my image. Merna #8983801

Christine R. Lobsinger 10/19/2010 7:19:26 PM

Glad I popped in your gallery Merna, almost missed this beautiful capture of your model! Congrats to you on your lovely Finalist!!!!
Smiling Chris #8984557

Merna L. Nobile 10/20/2010 5:35:59 PM

Thank you, I don't know if you knew that this wonderful young women is Rita's daughter. #8986329

Stephanie Frey 12/14/2010 4:41:05 PM

Beautiful model! Congratulations! #9103438

Merna L. Nobile 12/14/2010 11:28:14 PM

Hi Stephanie: I would like to do more portaits, but never seem to have the right setting or a model. (that is willing) Thank you for your very nice comment. Merna #9104353

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Description

Model, Angelina Valdivia once again strikes a pose for the beauty of photography. D-700 Nikon camera, used the 105mm Nikkor lens. Natural lighting.

Exif: F Number: 4, Exposure Bias Value: 3.00, ExposureTime: 625/100000 seconds, Flash: fired, compulsory flash mode, return light detected, ISO: 200, FocalLength: 105.00 mm, Model: NIKON D700

Uploaded on 9/27/2010 1:26:06 PM

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