I'll Be Home for Christmas

© R. J. Laudenbacher

I'll Be Home for Christmas

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe 12/24/2010 6:52:17 AM

Gorgeous capture, Becky. Love the falling snow. Merry Christmas. #1338246

Jack Ryan 12/24/2010 7:04:00 AM

Beautiful photo...and Merry Christmas!!! #9123093

Jean-Pierre Ducondi level-deluxe 12/24/2010 7:07:21 AM

Beautiful capture Becky.
JP #9123100

Freddy Bland 12/24/2010 7:28:11 AM

What a wonderful holiday scene you've captured, Becky!! Love those glowing lights! Merry Christmas!! #9123150

Bojan Bencic level-deluxe 12/24/2010 7:34:06 AM

Fantastic seasonal image, R.J. Merry Christmas. #9123169

Melissa G. Meiselman 12/24/2010 7:44:16 AM

Fantastic winter scene with wonderful falling snow, Becky!! I hope you and your family have a wonderful Christmas holiday!!

Melissa #9123184

Danny B. Head level-deluxe 12/24/2010 7:48:58 AM

Outstanding winter scene.... love the glow of the evening lights and the tracks in the snow..... have a great Christmas! #9123191

Robert R. Goodman level-deluxe 12/24/2010 8:14:20 AM

Hi R.J.,beautiful winter capture my friend.This is sure to a winner,you should really put this into print as Christmas cards.Gorgeous capture,I hope you and your family have a Merry Christmas!!!! #9123238

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe 12/24/2010 9:13:16 AM

Amazingly Beautiful - Wonderful in every way! Merry Christmas!! Jeff #9123364

Agnes Fegan level-deluxe 12/24/2010 9:36:42 AM

Your HDR images are always amazing...this is beautiful for Christmas! Merry Christmas to you and your family! #9123401

Mary Timman level-deluxe 12/24/2010 10:38:21 AM

You have a lovely home and fantastic lighting. Love the snow. Very dramatic and stunning!
Merry Christmas to you and your Family! #9123506

Ron McEwan level-deluxe 12/24/2010 10:44:00 AM

This is tremendous RJ. Perfectly captured and presented. Love it. #9123519

Claudia Kuhn level-deluxe 12/24/2010 12:23:16 PM

Merry Christmas Becky, lovely! #9123622

Maria A. Gonzalez level-deluxe 12/24/2010 1:38:29 PM

Beautiful,R.J...The perfect mood and presentation..Merry Christmas to you,Becky and Doris..LOL..Have fun. #9123763

Rona L. Schwarz 12/24/2010 7:52:38 PM

This is really magical and special, Becky! A true winter wonderland scene with marvelous lighting...Merry Christmas to you and yours! May the New Year bring you peace, health, and joy! #9124082

Marilyn Cornwell level-deluxe 12/25/2010 3:54:56 AM

Beautiful Christmas image, Becky! Have a wonderful holiday! #9124344

Terry Cervi level-deluxe 12/25/2010 9:07:54 PM

I love this one Doris! It's just beautiful! Love your title too! #9125172

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe 12/26/2010 6:55:53 AM

Absolutely gorgeous, Becky! Hope that you had a wonderful Christmas!!! #9125594

R. J. Laudenbacher level-deluxe 12/26/2010 7:28:01 AM

Thank you all so much. Just so you know...this is not my home but just a neighbors. It is one of my favorite homes in the neighborhood though. #9125676

Karen Celella level-deluxe 12/30/2010 10:15:52 AM

You already know how much I love this scene, Becky. I hope your Christmas was as wonderful as this image! #9133039

Agnes Fegan level-deluxe 1/18/2011 8:04:11 PM

Congrats on your beautiful Christmas finalist! #9171309

Lucy Abrao level-deluxe 1/18/2011 8:50:49 PM

Love this winter scene. Congrats on a beautiful finalist.
Lucy #9171692

Usman M. Bajwa level-deluxe 1/18/2011 10:19:36 PM

Great capture, Becky. CONGRATZ on the Silver Medal and good luck up next!

UB. #9172318

Merna L. Nobile 1/18/2011 11:11:28 PM

I can only imagine how proud you must be feeling right now. What wonderful news! CONGRATULATIONS, Merna #9172493

Bojan Bencic level-deluxe 1/19/2011 12:17:44 AM

Congratulations on your finalists, R.J. #9172610

Patricia Seidler 1/19/2011 3:06:01 AM

What a beauty! Congratulations on this finalist Becky. #9173006

Robert R. Goodman level-deluxe 1/19/2011 4:03:21 AM

A big Congratulations,R.J.,WTG My Friend!!! #9173202

Nancyj E. Hovey level-deluxe 1/19/2011 4:30:36 AM

on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o) #9173397

Karen Celella level-deluxe 1/19/2011 5:03:53 AM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Becky! I'm thrilled to see this here. #9173642

Jessica Jenney level-deluxe 1/19/2011 5:19:57 AM

Congratulations, Becky on all your fabulous finalists! #9173752

Mary Timman level-deluxe 1/19/2011 5:42:41 AM

Your neighbor has a showcase here! Congratulations RJ on this stunning image. Good Luck on this one also! #9173898

Carol Eade level-deluxe 1/19/2011 5:49:05 AM

Gorgeous finalist, Becky, congratulations! #9173971

Danny B. Head level-deluxe 1/19/2011 5:52:43 AM

Another beauty...congrats, Becky! #9174005

Terry Cervi level-deluxe 1/19/2011 5:55:10 AM

This is just so pretty, Doris!! Congrats on your beautiful finalist! #9174020

Anita Hogue 1/19/2011 7:00:18 AM

I'm sure glad we got to see this beautiful image again! Congratulations on your finalist!

(I didn't think they picked editors picks for Dec. 31st so on Jan. 5th I re-entered. Well, I got a finalist for the 31st. I can't delete the entry for January because it will delete for December. I wished I hadn't reentered so soon. Wonder what I should do?) #9174615

Judy V. Kennamer level-deluxe 1/19/2011 7:16:31 AM

Congrats on your beautiful Finalist Becky! Amazing night shot! #9174735

Melissa G. Meiselman 1/19/2011 7:27:44 AM

This is a stunning night shot!! Congratulations, Becky!! #9174796

Gina Cormier level-deluxe 1/19/2011 7:49:54 AM


Rona L. Schwarz 1/19/2011 9:55:16 AM

My favorite of your Finalists this month, Becky! It's superb in every way and definitely has my vote for GOLD! CONGRATULATIONS on another outstanding Finalist, and good luck in the next round! #9175637

Peggy Kahan 1/19/2011 10:20:47 AM

I always loved this beautiful, nostalgic image - I'm sure your neighbor does too. Contrats and good luck. #9175688

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe 1/19/2011 11:11:21 AM

Congrats on your beautiful finalist, Becky. #9175933

Marilyn Cornwell level-deluxe 1/19/2011 12:40:09 PM

What a beauty, Becky! Congratulations on this finalist! #9176311

Kim Andelkovic level-deluxe 1/19/2011 3:06:18 PM

Super Congrats on this wonderful image Becky....Love it :-) #9176774

Ken Smith level-deluxe 1/19/2011 6:51:26 PM

You're Ms Finalist this month, Becky. All very well deserved and congrats again! #9178051

Nadia Paul level-deluxe 1/19/2011 8:41:48 PM

So beautiful RJ - congrats on all your wonderful finalists! #9178579

John Rivera level-deluxe 1/20/2011 6:06:39 AM

Congrats on this beautiful finalist! #9179742

Debra R. Harder 1/20/2011 7:57:44 AM

This is the perfect Christmas image, Becky! Huge congratulations on your beautiful finalist! Deb #9180025

JO ANN CLEVELAND 1/20/2011 8:39:15 AM

Congratulations on this marvelous Finalist R.J.!

jo ann c. #9180206

Mary Beth Aiello level-deluxe 1/20/2011 12:20:23 PM

Such a magical capture. Gorgeous. You're on a roll, girl. Keep these winners coming. #9180820

Thomas E. Hinds 1/20/2011 4:43:46 PM

Fantastic image, R. J.! Congratulations! #9181631

Joannie Bertucci level-deluxe 1/21/2011 4:06:18 PM

Definitly next years Christmas card Becky! This is really a stunning composition and presentation! Congrats on your very fine finalist! #9184060

Linda M. Walker 1/22/2011 4:16:10 AM

Beautiful...congratulations, RJ #9184606

Marilyn Cornwell level-deluxe 1/22/2011 10:23:38 AM

Great finalist! What an image! Congratulations! #9185186

Amanda D. Austwick level-deluxe 1/23/2011 2:01:50 PM

I love this image with the nostalgia of the season! Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist!!! #9187516

Claudia Kuhn level-deluxe 1/23/2011 2:12:00 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful first place winner! #9187530

Terry Cervi level-deluxe 1/23/2011 2:22:23 PM

Congratulations on your First Place win, my friend!! It's just beautiful and so well deserved! #9187548

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe 1/23/2011 2:50:10 PM

Huge congrats on your fabulous win, Becky!!! #9187647

Jessica Jenney level-deluxe 1/23/2011 3:01:22 PM

Congratulations, Becky on your fabulous First Place Win! #9187706

Robert R. Goodman level-deluxe 1/23/2011 3:20:41 PM

Congratulations J.R.beautiful win!!!! #9187813

Anita Hogue 1/23/2011 3:29:30 PM

A big congratulations, Becky! #9187861

Thomas E. Hinds 1/23/2011 3:30:41 PM

Congratulations, R.J.! #9187875

Phyllis H. Burchett 1/23/2011 3:33:15 PM

Congrats on this beautiful first place win!!! #9187892

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe 1/23/2011 3:40:32 PM

Congrats on your beautiful winner, Becky. #9187923

Jean-Pierre Ducondi level-deluxe 1/23/2011 3:45:16 PM

Big Congrats Becky. Wonderful Win.
JP #9187947

Kim Andelkovic level-deluxe 1/23/2011 3:50:55 PM

Congratulations on a wonderful win :-) #9187965

Patrick Rouzes level-deluxe 1/23/2011 3:56:56 PM

Congratulations on this incredible First Place Winner, RJ! WTG! #9187995

Nancyj E. Hovey level-deluxe 1/23/2011 4:14:28 PM

on your very deserving
First Place Winner! 8o) #9188055

Patti Coblentz level-deluxe 1/23/2011 5:11:43 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful 1st place winner, Becky! #9188257

Kay E. Mahoney level-deluxe 1/23/2011 5:14:56 PM

Congratulations on your 1st place winner, RJ. Beautiful photo. #9188274

Christopher Budny level-deluxe 1/23/2011 5:21:58 PM

Congratulations, RJ, on your win! #9188307

Sabrina Ryan level-deluxe 1/23/2011 5:30:34 PM

CONGRATULATIONS Becky, on your Winning image! #9188343

Bill Houghton 1/23/2011 5:52:34 PM

R.J. Congratulations on this beautiful winner. #9188451

JO ANN CLEVELAND 1/23/2011 6:03:05 PM

Big congratulations on this well deserved 1st Place Win!

jo ann c. #9188499

Renee Doyle level-deluxe 1/23/2011 6:46:00 PM

Fantastic work RJ!!!! Congratulations on this excellent First Place Winner!! #9188756

Mary Beth Aiello level-deluxe 1/23/2011 7:30:27 PM

You know I just LOVE this, Becky. Huge congrats on this wonderful First Place GOLD. #9188969

Rona L. Schwarz 1/23/2011 7:44:18 PM

I loved this the first time I saw it Becky! HUGE CONGRATULATIONS on this outstanding First Place Gold winner! #9188996

Usman M. Bajwa level-deluxe 1/24/2011 12:40:20 AM

Good to see this again and in the Top spot too, Becky. CONGRATZ!!!

UB. #9189310

Michelle Alton 1/24/2011 2:16:05 AM

Becky, your work is extraordinary, and keeps getting even better. This is brilliant, and so deserving of its gleaming gold! Congratulations! #9189372

Alan L. Borror 1/24/2011 3:00:45 AM

Big congratulations on this wonderful first place image, RJ! Terrific work! #9189466

Julie Burnett 1/24/2011 3:48:06 AM

Stunning, Becky, congratulations on this well deserved First Place win!! #9189610

R. J. Laudenbacher level-deluxe 1/24/2011 4:28:22 AM

Thank you all so much for all of your kind word. They always serve to inspire me so much and I can not ever thank all of you enough. I have been having trouble with my internet connection as well as being extremely busy so I am really behind on my commenting. Hopefully things will smooth out and I will be able to get back to it. #9189757

Ruth Grimm level-deluxe 1/24/2011 5:09:29 AM

Congratulations Becky!! WTG!! #9189863

Lorna Shutter level-deluxe 1/24/2011 5:28:53 AM

Wow! This is simply gorgeous! Love the beautiful Christmasy mood you've created here! CONGRATULATIONS on your First Place Win, Becky!!!!! :) Photobucket #9189901

Carol Eade level-deluxe 1/24/2011 6:06:59 AM

Congratulations, Becky, on this beautiful first place winner! #9189994

Gina Cormier level-deluxe 1/24/2011 6:11:29 AM

Congrats on this spectacular winner!!!!!!!!!!!! WOOHOOO!! #9190005

Val Feldman level-deluxe 1/24/2011 6:48:06 AM

Gorgeous, gorgeous, gorgeous! Huge congrats to you, RJ, for a spectacular First Place Gold Win!! #9190111

Danny B. Head level-deluxe 1/24/2011 7:16:56 AM

Contests, Becky! This is a beauty. Nice to see it get first prize! #9190180

Bojan Bencic level-deluxe 1/24/2011 7:23:49 AM

Congratulations on your winner, R.J. Great one. #9190189

Melissa G. Meiselman 1/24/2011 7:41:55 AM

Congratulations, Becky on this gorgeous first place winner!! #9190256

Debra R. Harder 1/24/2011 8:10:22 AM

WTG, Becky!! I LOVE THIS IMAGE!! Huge congratulations on your BEAUTIFUL FIRST PLACE WINNER!! Deb #9190363

Karen Celella level-deluxe 1/24/2011 9:07:22 AM

Oh Becky, I am so thrilled to see this holding a FIRST PLACE GOLD!! Huge congratulations to you! #9190508

Agnes Fegan level-deluxe 1/24/2011 9:32:14 AM

CONGRATULATIONS Becky on your beautiful first place win!!! #9190550

Amanda D. Austwick level-deluxe 1/24/2011 1:06:36 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on your well deserved FIRST PLACE WIN! #9191041

Joseph T. Pilonero level-deluxe 1/24/2011 1:13:06 PM

Loved this when I saw it in the Club posting and not surprised that it is a winner with BP. Congratulations! Stunning! TED #9191059

Lisa J. Boulden level-deluxe 1/24/2011 2:31:56 PM

Such a beautiful first place WINNER!
~♥~Lisa #9191198

Nadia Paul level-deluxe 1/24/2011 9:51:39 PM

Just stunning RJ - congrats on your wonderful winner! #9191890

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-deluxe 1/25/2011 6:57:52 AM

Congrats on this !st Place Winner RJ!

jo ann c. #9192668

Linda Blair level-deluxe 1/25/2011 9:17:36 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful win!!!! #9192979

Freddy Bland 1/25/2011 9:47:05 AM

BIG congratulations, Becky, on this fantastic FIRST PLACE WINNER!!! #9193077

Jack Ryan 1/25/2011 9:47:28 AM

Congratulations, RJ...a most deserving win!!! #9193079

Susan M. Hembree level-deluxe 1/25/2011 10:27:15 AM

Great night shot, RJ! So warm with the comforts of home! Love it! Congratulations! #9193180

Joannie Bertucci level-deluxe 1/25/2011 4:18:31 PM

Now this image has to beome more than a Christmas card...a museum piece! Congrats on your outstanding win Becky! #9193715

Mary Timman 1/25/2011 4:40:18 PM

Again...Congratulations on this beauty! Well deserved !!! #9193752

Gerri R. Jones 1/25/2011 5:13:05 PM

Congratulations on your first place winner, Becky! A beautiful warm image with such pretty lighting! #9193842

Angie M. Davis 1/25/2011 6:06:26 PM

Congratulations Becky! This is just spectacular! #9193961

Sam Britt 1/25/2011 8:21:23 PM

Big Congrats on your First Place Winner, Becky!! #9194123

R. J. Laudenbacher level-deluxe 1/26/2011 6:44:27 AM

Thank you all so much for all of your comments. I appreciate each and everyone of them so very much. #9194919

Patricia Seidler level-deluxe 1/27/2011 4:08:45 AM

Congratulations on this fabulous winner Becky. This would make such a beautiful Christmas card. #9196619

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe 1/27/2011 9:53:47 AM

Moody and beautiful, a stunning FIRST PLACE WINNER, congratulations Becky!!! #9197306

Sandra Anderson 1/27/2011 3:42:08 PM

This is so beautiful Becky. A big congratulations on your first place winner.
Sandy #9197735

Paula Showen 1/27/2011 7:36:05 PM

This should be a Holiday card! It's beautiful.

Congratulations! #9198044

Cathy M. Britcliffe 1/31/2011 9:42:15 AM

Congratulations, R.J.! Wonderful photo!

Cathy :) #9203945

Rolando Rosito 2/1/2011 6:37:32 PM

Fantastic winner Becky, Congratulations! #9206996

Maria Coulson 2/4/2011 8:07:27 PM

Becky, this is gorgeous, congratulations!!! #9213647

Dianna Murphy 3/3/2011 2:13:11 PM

RJ... you really are amazing and your gallery is certainly looking grand. Hope your making some money off these amazing HDRs. You should be if not. #9272084

Mary K. Robison 11/2/2012 6:48:26 AM

Becky, my eyes locked on this scene a second ago...
VERY belated Congratulations on such a lovely and well earned First Place winner! #10400707

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5 image HDR, f/5.6, ISO-6400, 27mm focal length, 18-200mm lens.
~Merry Christmas to All~

Exif: F Number: 5.6, ExposureTime: 1001001/10000000 seconds, ISO: 6400, FocalLength: 27.00 mm, Model: NIKON D3S

Uploaded on 12/24/2010 6:40:27 AM

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BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest FIRST PLACE Winner

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