A Gentle Nudge

© Carol L. Fowler

A Gentle Nudge

Ron McEwan 10/9/2010 3:41:58 PM

OMG Carol, the special moment captured perfectly, I feel winner here. #1316022

Patti Coblentz 10/9/2010 4:31:48 PM

So adorable...love her eye on you and her babies at once! A really heart warming image. #8957062

Kay E. Mahoney 10/9/2010 4:57:39 PM

very very cute. They are so adorable. #8957088

Tammy M. Anderson 10/9/2010 6:08:44 PM

This is just wonderful, Carol. Excellent details and timing. #8957144

Sam Britt 10/9/2010 6:44:00 PM

So sweet! Terrific capture, Carol. #8957170

Gord MacEachern 10/9/2010 7:13:38 PM

This is so fabulous in so many ways Carol!!
I am sure we will see this one again, and then again!!! #8957206

Monnie Ryan 10/9/2010 7:20:36 PM

So adorable -- perfect timing! #8957219

Ann Coates 10/9/2010 7:27:49 PM

Such a touching and beautiful moment you have captured here. #8957229

Susan Weisensel 10/9/2010 7:46:35 PM

Adorable!!! #8957249

Barbara Waldoch 10/9/2010 9:10:35 PM

Ahhhhh.... how cute, Carol! #8957302

Stefania Barbier 10/9/2010 11:46:41 PM

ahwwww adorable and beautiful capture! #8957350

Howard B. Cheek 10/10/2010 4:49:24 AM

Technically well done Carol..Cute too :)
Your timing is perfect and the image tells a story.
Very well done! #8957555

Jack Ryan 10/10/2010 6:31:19 AM

Well timed image with excellent clarity and color...great find. #8957707

Jean-Pierre Ducondi 10/10/2010 7:12:43 AM

So cute and such a great moment. Outstanding composition and details.
JP #8957784

Julianne Bradford 10/10/2010 8:13:19 AM

Oh wow..what adorable wonderful capture Carol. #8957923

Patrick Rouzes 10/10/2010 8:40:31 AM

An exceptionally endearing & masterful work here, Carol! Captivating...& hope you have a Winner here, my friend! #8957970

John Connolly 10/10/2010 1:00:35 PM

What a beautiful family scene you have captured here, Carol! This is a real feel good image!

Thanks for you thoughts on my bridge image, too cool for crocks in that river, but a haven for sand flies! #8958283

Nadia Paul 10/10/2010 2:30:02 PM

This is just sooo beautiful Carol - outstanding capture - hope to see this one again! #8958427

Carol L. Fowler 10/10/2010 4:06:07 PM

Thanks for all those comments! Much appreciated #8958541

Sabrina Ryan 10/10/2010 7:16:48 PM

Adorable! Nice timing and capture, Carol! #8958825

Rona L. Schwarz 10/10/2010 8:03:49 PM

So cute, and such a special moment captured perfectly! Wonderful details - love the fuzzy little ones and those teeth - a wonderful composition that I'm sure we'll see again. #8958885

Dianna Murphy 10/11/2010 2:30:27 PM

You certainly captured the moment. Awesome color, light and detail too. Another winner to me. #8960597

Carol L. Fowler 10/11/2010 4:35:27 PM

Thanks everyone! #8960790

Liz blahh 10/11/2010 7:33:54 PM

Wonderful capture! #8961231

Marty Straub 10/12/2010 8:12:49 AM

Wow, how did you train the mom to be your assistant, Carol? What an extraordinary capture of the moment, and such amazing detail. Love all of the eyes... #8962095

Carol L. Fowler 10/12/2010 1:39:32 PM

Thanks! #8962523

Renata Gusciora 10/12/2010 3:35:48 PM

Sweet capture,fantastic focus and great lighting,Carol! #8962690

Karen Celella 10/13/2010 10:40:49 AM

Fabulous detail and composition, Carol! #8964239

Maria A. Gonzalez 10/14/2010 4:38:05 AM

Sweet and adorable capture of this Mom and her babies..Beautiful moment.Well done,Carol. #8965753

Ann H. Belus 10/14/2010 9:05:41 AM

Perfect timing, Carol! This is sooo adorable! #8966399

Amanda J. Tanner 10/15/2010 4:56:48 PM

Wonderful capture! You did very well capturing these adorable chicks and mom! Nice Work Carol! #8971276

Anita Hogue 11/15/2010 1:51:56 PM

So happy to see this adorable capture again! Congratulations! #9036394

Terry Cervi 11/15/2010 1:58:08 PM

Congrats on this sweet Finalist, Carol! #9036487

Jack Ryan 11/15/2010 4:36:48 PM

Another congratulations!!! #9038176

Kathleen Rinker 11/15/2010 4:38:47 PM

Very sweet capture Carol, huge congrats on your finalist!! #9038195

Merna L. Nobile 11/15/2010 5:03:43 PM

I would personally like to congratulate you on your winning photograph for October, 2010 and wish you a Happy Thanksgiving. Merna Nobile #9038422

Kathy Salerni 11/15/2010 5:35:43 PM

Congratulations on this endearing Finalist and good luck in the next round! #9038707

Randy D. Dinkins 11/15/2010 6:15:22 PM

Another big congrats! #9038986

Laura E. Swan 11/15/2010 7:38:18 PM


What a wonderful Image, Carol! WOW!

-Laura #9039510

Sam Britt 11/15/2010 7:39:49 PM

Congratulations on all your terrific finalists, Carol!! #9039520

Phyllis H. Burchett 11/15/2010 8:04:05 PM

Congrats on this awesome finalist! #9039682

frank w. degenhardt 11/15/2010 10:02:46 PM

So cute and so well done my friend. Congratulations on the Finalist. #9040023

Freddy Bland 11/16/2010 1:03:25 AM

Beyond cute!! This is such a super capture, Carol!! Congrats on another wonderful finalist!!! #9040290

Jeff Robinson 11/16/2010 5:07:25 AM

Congrats Carol on this Wonderful and well deserved Finalist!! Jeff #9040820

Debra R. Harder 11/16/2010 8:55:44 AM

LOVE THIS, Carol!! The lighting, details and timing are perfect!! Huge congratulations on your BEAUTIFUL finalist!! Deb #9041585

Carol Eade 11/16/2010 11:32:37 AM

So sweet, Carol, congratulations on your finalist! #9042136

Carol L. Fowler 11/16/2010 11:34:41 AM

Thanks everyone #9042144

Rona L. Schwarz 11/16/2010 1:42:46 PM

Oh I loved this one, Carol! So special and I'm so happy to see it again, although not surprised. CONGRATULATIONS on another outstanding Finalist, and good luck in the next round! #9042542

Patrick Rouzes 11/16/2010 3:36:43 PM

Hope to see this inthe next round, Carol! CONGRATULATIONS & good luck! WTG! #9042944

Patti Coblentz 11/16/2010 3:41:19 PM

Congratulations on this adorable finalist, Carol...hope it goes on to the next round!! #9042956

Nadia Paul 11/17/2010 2:15:48 AM

Congrats on your adorable finalist Carol! #9044057

Dianna Murphy 11/17/2010 7:59:29 AM

No congratulations yet, I'm waiting for the Gold. #9044962

Terry Cervi 11/17/2010 10:57:14 AM

Congrats on your well deserved win, Carol! #9045350

Stefania Barbier 11/17/2010 11:00:17 AM

huge congrats on your gorgeous winner! #9045360

Monnie Ryan 11/17/2010 11:17:56 AM

YAY! This one just HAD to be a winner, Carol -- congratulations! #9045439

Jean-Pierre Ducondi 11/17/2010 11:30:15 AM

Big congrats Carol. Wonderful win.
JP #9045506

Patrick Rouzes 11/17/2010 11:56:12 AM

Thought so! CONGRATULATIONS on this Incredible Winner, Carol! WTG! #9045581

anonymous 11/17/2010 12:11:59 PM

Congratulations Carol on your precious winning image! #9045652

Lisa J. Boulden 11/17/2010 12:20:25 PM

Outstanding winner, Carol!
~♥~lisa #9045677

Joannie Bertucci 11/17/2010 12:51:39 PM

Congratulations Carol on this beautiful win! #9045812

Kathy Salerni 11/17/2010 1:16:26 PM

Big congrats on winning the Gold, Carol! #9045933

Freddy Bland 11/17/2010 1:29:23 PM

Congratulations, Carol, on your beautiful gold win!!! #9045963

Anita Hogue 11/17/2010 1:54:23 PM

A big congratulations, Carol! #9046026

Monica Mermoz 11/17/2010 2:10:21 PM

Huge congrats on your well deserved win! #9046109

Sam Britt 11/17/2010 2:34:32 PM

Big Congrats on your terrific win, Carol! #9046184

Rona L. Schwarz 11/17/2010 2:42:53 PM

Yea Carol! I knew it and I'm so happy for you! MANY CONGRATULATIONS on this outstanding Gold Winner! #9046218

Nancyj E. Hovey 11/17/2010 3:11:32 PM

Congratulations on your WINNER! 8o) #9046330

Randy D. Dinkins 11/17/2010 4:16:02 PM

As always, great job Carol, congratulations! #9046628

Patti Coblentz 11/17/2010 4:49:41 PM

WTG, Carol! Congratulations on this wonderful winner!!! #9046728

Claudia Kuhn 11/17/2010 5:03:20 PM

So sweet! congratulations! #9046796

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 11/17/2010 5:05:00 PM

This is just the cutest Carol. Love it, a huge congratulations on your golden win! #9046801

Val Feldman 11/17/2010 5:20:37 PM

Excellence with huge doses of "CM" always gets its just rewards - CONGRATULATIONS, Carol, on this sweet Gold Win! WTG! #9046843

Ellen Hodges 11/17/2010 5:49:12 PM

Huge congrats on your awesome and adorable winner, Carol!!! #9046946

Renata Gusciora 11/17/2010 6:23:11 PM

Big congratulations on your wonderful winner,Carol!!!:-) #9047016

Lana Arcemont 11/17/2010 7:01:21 PM

Congratulations!!!!! #9047096

Carol L. Fowler 11/17/2010 7:50:53 PM

Thank you for all those wonderful comments! #9047195

Carol L. Fowler 11/17/2010 8:14:44 PM

A very big congrats to you Carol on your outstanding 2nd Place Finish. A very deserving win for a really great image..

Brian #9047254

Steve M. Harrington 11/17/2010 9:52:02 PM

A sweet winner indeed. Good on you, Carol! :)
Steve #9047395

Debra R. Harder 11/17/2010 10:19:18 PM

Huge congratulations, Carol, on your BEAUTIFUL GOLD WINNER!! Deb #9047425

frank w. degenhardt 11/18/2010 4:50:05 AM

So adorable and beautifully captured. Congratulations on the Second Place Win my friend. WTG! #9047887

Sabrina Ryan 11/18/2010 6:02:36 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on your Winning image, Carol! #9048061

R. J. Laudenbacher 11/18/2010 9:10:43 AM

Big congrats Carol. Adorable shot. #9048624

Daniella Puente 11/18/2010 6:47:18 PM

Congratulations! #9049656

Carol Eade 11/18/2010 7:39:34 PM

Congratulations, Carol! #9049834

Evy Johansen 11/18/2010 8:06:51 PM

Adorable!!! Big congratulations on your win, Carol!! #9049934

Nadia Paul 11/19/2010 3:50:34 AM

Congrats on this adorable winner Carol! #9050520

Karen Celella 11/19/2010 9:48:05 AM

Huge congratulations on your outstanding winner, Carol. It's very touching! #9051440

Ann Coates 11/19/2010 6:08:47 PM

Congratulations on your fantastic win Carol. #9052206

Cindy Bendush 11/19/2010 10:51:16 PM

SO SWEET!!! Congratulations on your win! #9052546

Carol L. Fowler 11/20/2010 4:38:38 PM

Thanks everyone! #9054077

Monika Sapek 11/20/2010 9:56:35 PM

Big congratulations on your Second Place Win with this sweet capture, Carol! #9054391

Usman M. Bajwa 11/21/2010 2:48:53 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on your terrific Winner!!

UB. #9054543

Phyllis H. Burchett 11/22/2010 10:05:51 AM

Congrats on this awesome winner Carol! #9057543

Ann H. Belus 11/22/2010 3:17:55 PM

Congratulations, Carol! #9058098

Gerri R. Jones 11/27/2010 5:49:16 PM

Congratulations Carol...heartwarming image!!! #9066750

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10/9/10, animals. Another capture of the mother urging her chicks into the pond.

Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: 0.33, ExposureTime: 1/1600 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 370.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Uploaded on 10/9/2010 3:36:55 PM

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