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Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 3/2/2011 3:20:17 AM

Superbly timed and it posed for you (specially like the tail part) with great-looking dof, Anita. I think we will see it with a Gold badge soon, good luck!

UB. #1357352

Tammy M. Anderson level-classic 3/2/2011 3:28:55 AM

Outstanding details, dof and comp. Anita. Love it!! #9269234

Claudia Kuhn level-classic 3/2/2011 4:19:39 AM

Wonderful capture and pose Anita, love the curving tail over the post #9269308

Courtenay Vanderbilt level-classic 3/2/2011 4:38:19 AM

What a moment, Anita! Beautifully composed, great details and a wonderful bg. I agree with Usman, we'll see this again! #9269345

Liz blahh level-classic 3/2/2011 4:44:55 AM

Beautifully captured! #9269373

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 3/2/2011 9:20:24 AM

Great capture! Perfect timing Anita!

jo ann c. #9269742

Anita Hogue 3/2/2011 11:18:11 AM

Thanks everyone. I was on my way out to get some bird shots and this little guy was on the gate post. So he was my catch of the day. The green is the lawn. #9269855

Robert R. Goodman level-classic 3/2/2011 11:22:24 AM

Hi Anita,Great eye on this my friend.Beautiful color and detail!!!! #9269864

Dianna Murphy 3/2/2011 12:10:58 PM

Wow, great timing for a great image. #9269928

Douglas Pignet 3/2/2011 12:45:25 PM

simply a lovely capture with wonderful lighting and colors...well done #9269989

Mike Clime 3/2/2011 12:49:58 PM

Great capture and he's a cute little guy, Anita! #9270007

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 3/2/2011 5:07:29 PM

Cute shot, Anita! I love how his tail enhanses the post he's on! :-) k #9270300

R. J. Laudenbacher level-classic 3/2/2011 5:59:49 PM

Anita...I am betting we see this one again. Fabulous shot and I think it will look even better with the gold it deserves. #9270359

Carol Eade level-classic 3/2/2011 7:36:19 PM

Great shot and timing, Anita! #9270521

Terry Cervi level-classic 3/2/2011 9:49:19 PM

Composition is excellent, detail is excellent and the colors are....excellent! So I guess that makes this shot pretty excellent! LOL! Seriously, an awesome capture, Anita! #9270634

Amanda J. Tanner level-classic 3/3/2011 2:49:59 AM

A great capture with nice detail and dof. I love the pose he is giving. Nice work Anita! #9270806

Carla Capra level-classic 3/3/2011 7:29:13 AM

And what a wonderful catch he is, Anita.
Lov'n this.
;) CC #9271454

Sherran Andersen level-classic 3/4/2011 10:02:40 PM

I just LOVE the pov Anita... what a cool catch. #9274237

Bojan Bencic level-classic 3/5/2011 5:25:05 AM

Fantastic pose and composition, Anita. Great background, too. #9274513

Sabrina Ryan 3/6/2011 8:30:20 AM

Nice timing and wonderful capture, Anita! #9276133

Candice C. Calhoun level-classic 3/18/2011 7:36:12 AM

Sensational photo, love your comp and dof! A winner!

ccc #9297566

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic 3/18/2011 10:28:04 AM

~♥~lisa #9297785

Deborah C. Lewinson level-classic 4/26/2011 7:54:42 PM

Marvelous image, Anita!

Congrats on your finalist award!
Debby #9371267

Renee Doyle level-classic 4/27/2011 12:15:40 AM

AWESOME!! Congratulations on this outstanding capture and finalist Anita! #9371963

Bojan Bencic level-classic 4/27/2011 12:20:52 AM

Very nice, Anita. Congratulations on your finalists! #9371978

Christine Czernin level-classic 4/27/2011 1:41:40 AM

Fine timing and display, Anita. And beautifully soft bg.
Many congratulations. #9372109

Tammy M. Anderson level-classic 4/27/2011 3:54:59 AM

Congrats on your great finalist, Anita. #9372289

Amy M. Wilson level-classic 4/27/2011 5:22:19 AM

Awesome Finalist, Anita... congratulations!!! #9372536

Carla Capra level-classic 4/27/2011 6:04:04 AM

Hi Anita;
So glad to see this rec'd a Finalist Award. Just awesome and congratulations.
;) CC #9372694

Karen Celella level-classic 4/27/2011 7:26:39 AM

Congratulations on your terrific finalist, Anita. #9373072

Robert R. Goodman level-classic 4/27/2011 7:37:00 AM

A big Congratulations,Anita.WTG My Friend!!!! #9373119

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 4/27/2011 8:11:34 AM

on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o) #9373291

Carol Eade level-classic 4/27/2011 2:25:41 PM

Terrific finalist, congrats again, Anita! #9374284

Courtenay Vanderbilt level-classic 4/27/2011 3:57:44 PM

Oh yeah! I think we'll see gold! Congrats, Anita! #9374639

Phyllis H. Burchett level-classic 4/27/2011 5:17:49 PM

FABulous....congrats on your finalist! #9374920

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 4/27/2011 8:44:23 PM

WTG Anita, a wonderful image and finalist! Congrats! #9375418

Bojan Bencic level-classic 4/27/2011 11:00:02 PM

Well done, Anita. Congratulations on your win! #9375568

Anne M. Young 4/27/2011 11:20:19 PM

Wow -superb capture. Congratulations

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 4/27/2011 11:21:28 PM

Yeah ... Huge CONGRATZ on the First Place, Anita!

UB. #9375645

Mary K. Robison 4/27/2011 11:31:08 PM

Outstanding capture, Anita ~
A well deserved First Place Win!

Mukesh Srivastava 4/27/2011 11:40:13 PM

Huge congrats on First place win, Anita!!! #9375711

Laura E. Swan level-classic 4/28/2011 12:16:47 AM


!!!!!!!!!!! YOU WON !!!!!!!!!!!!!



-Laura :)


Renee Doyle level-classic 4/28/2011 1:10:54 AM

WTG Anita!!! BIG congratulations to you on this excellent winner! #9375833

Tammy M. Anderson level-classic 4/28/2011 2:51:31 AM

Congrats on your beautiful winner, Anita. #9375882

Michelle Alton level-classic 4/28/2011 3:13:27 AM

What a wonderful FIRST PLACE winner, Anita. Huge congratulations! #9375910

Amy M. Wilson level-classic 4/28/2011 3:54:06 AM

Big congratulations on your fantastic First Place winnner, Anita!!! #9376015

Ellen Hodges level-classic 4/28/2011 3:58:00 AM

Huge congrats on a fantastic winner, Anita!!! #9376026

Katarina Mansson 4/28/2011 4:24:05 AM

Congratulations Anita on your outstanding winner! #9376172

Agnes Fegan level-classic 4/28/2011 4:43:47 AM

Congratulations Anita on your Win!!! #9376296

Courtenay Vanderbilt level-classic 4/28/2011 4:49:36 AM

Yea! I knew it! Congrats, Anita! #9376333

R. J. Laudenbacher level-classic 4/28/2011 5:17:12 AM

No surprise here at all Antia. I knew this was special from the first time I saw it! Big congrats to you! #9376460

Anita Hogue 4/28/2011 5:29:27 AM

Thank you all. This is my first ever First Place. I am thrilled. I've been sick for several days and haven't had a chance to congratulate everyone on their Finalist and winners. Hope today I start feeling better. Thanks again for all your congratulations. #9376497

Boyd L. Alexander 4/28/2011 5:40:21 AM

A big congratulations on your awesome First Place Gold Winner Anita! (Its about time your talent is recognized!) #9376533

Linda D. Lester level-classic 4/28/2011 5:42:31 AM

I hope you get to feeling better now!!
I'm so excited for you this is awesome!
Congratulations on your awesome 1st place winner girl! We have to hit the gardens don't forget!!! #9376542

Terry Cervi level-classic 4/28/2011 5:54:12 AM

Congrats on your awesome First Place win, Anita! Hope you feel better! #9376582

Carla Capra level-classic 4/28/2011 5:56:21 AM

Hi Anita;
Love this image! Congratulations on your Win.
;) CC #9376588

Gail Sullivan level-classic 4/28/2011 6:01:04 AM

Anita...big congrats on a wonderful First Pplace winner! #9376607

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 4/28/2011 7:08:23 AM

on your FIRST PLACE WINNER!!!! 8o) #9376787

Jessica Jenney level-classic 4/28/2011 7:24:15 AM

Congratulations, Anita on your fabulous First Place Win! #9376844

Kim Andelkovic level-classic 4/28/2011 7:29:52 AM

Outstanding Win Anita.....CONGRATULATIONS :-)

Debra R. Harder 4/28/2011 7:34:06 AM

This is a GREAT image, Anita!! LOVE THIS!! Huge congratulations on your SUPERB FIRST PLACE WINNER!! Deb #9376895

Christine Czernin level-classic 4/28/2011 7:56:47 AM

Fantastic, Anita. Are you floating??????
Huge congrats again. #9376961

Stefania Barbier level-classic 4/28/2011 8:11:37 AM

huge congrats on your wonderful winner!!! #9376994

Bill Houghton 4/28/2011 8:38:45 AM

Anita, congratulations on your beautiful win. Have a great day, Bill

If you have time, check out my website:
Bill Houghton Photography


Robert R. Goodman level-classic 4/28/2011 10:02:34 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful win,Anita.Awesome capture my friend!!!! #9377278

Irene Colling level-classic 4/28/2011 10:19:52 AM

Incredable timing on this wonderful image Anita. Your DOF, composition and subject are all outstanding.

Congratulations on this very deserving gold winner. #9377333

Phyllis H. Burchett level-classic 4/28/2011 10:47:43 AM

Congrats on this awesome First Place Winner Anita!!! #9377435

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 4/28/2011 10:48:20 AM

WOW, Congratulations on this incredible Gold Medal Winner, Anita! WTG, indeed! #9377439

Jeana Clark level-classic 4/28/2011 11:14:25 AM

Congratulations Anita for this well deserved First Place Winner!!!!

~J~ #9377495

Karen Celella level-classic 4/28/2011 11:17:32 AM

Congratulations on your amazing first place winner, Anita! #9377509

Sabrina Ryan level-classic 4/28/2011 11:53:50 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on your Awesome Winning image, Anita! #9377609

Mike Clime level-classic 4/28/2011 12:12:51 PM

Congratulations on your winner, Anita! #9377677

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 4/28/2011 12:41:11 PM

First place!!!! WTG my friend!!! I am so happy to see this as a big winner! Congratulations Anita!!!!! #9377749

Clyde P. Smith 4/28/2011 1:20:43 PM

Congratulations on your first place win Anita. #9377814

Carmody Baker 4/28/2011 2:21:53 PM

I love this Anita. congratulations. #9377909

Anita Hogue 4/28/2011 2:49:04 PM

Thank you all so much for taking the time to send me congratulations. I am delighted with my win. #9377967

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic 4/28/2011 2:55:12 PM

So perfectly timed, Anita. Huge congrats. Love it. #9377984

Cathy Barrows 4/28/2011 4:03:27 PM

Congrats on your winner!!! #9378117

Jeff Robinson level-classic 4/28/2011 4:20:09 PM

Congrats Anita on this Outstanding 1st Place Win!! #9378148

Kara L. Hendricks level-classic 4/28/2011 4:55:58 PM

Congratulations Pictures, Images and Photos #9378242

Deborah C. Lewinson level-classic 4/28/2011 5:05:11 PM

Congrats, Anita, on your wonderful first place winner! #9378291

Ken Smith level-classic 4/28/2011 5:25:27 PM

Awesome, Anita. Huge congrats on your win! #9378362

Claudia Kuhn level-classic 4/28/2011 5:35:31 PM

Wonderful winner Anita!! Congratulations #9378406

Kathy Cline level-classic 4/28/2011 5:41:58 PM

I loved this little anole. SO CUTE
Super shot and a wel deserved award Anita.

Rona L. Schwarz 4/28/2011 8:57:08 PM

HUGE CONGRATULATIONS ON THIS FIRST PLACE GOLD WINNER,ANITA! Sorry I missed him first-time around...marvelous composition - just love his curved tail and his bright red chest and fabulous green BG...excellent, excellent, excellent, and I'm so happy for you! #9378676

Merna L. Nobile 4/28/2011 10:39:55 PM

Take photo, Sleep
Edit photo, Sleep
Received award, stop sleeping

Joannie Bertucci level-classic 4/28/2011 10:56:48 PM

Exceptional timing on this image Anita and congratulations of your so very well deserved First Place win! #9378814

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 4/29/2011 12:48:26 PM

Congratulation on this fantastic win, Anita! :-) k #9379867

Patti Coblentz level-classic 4/29/2011 7:50:40 PM

What a great image, Anita...congratulations on your 1st place win! #9380560

Emile Abbott level-classic 4/30/2011 11:43:07 AM

Congratulations on your first place win Anita. #9381442

Carol Eade level-classic 5/2/2011 7:20:12 PM

Warm congratulations, Anita, this is a beautiful winner! #9385558

Danny B. Head level-classic 5/3/2011 5:20:34 AM

Congrats on a great winner, Anita! #9386310

Guy D. Biechele level-classic 5/4/2011 10:59:43 AM

What a wonderful shot! Congrats on your winner, Anita! #9388911

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 5/4/2011 12:16:26 PM

Congratulations on this fantastic 1st place winner Anita!

Have been unable to comment due to all the tornado's to the area here in north Alabama..but thankfully we are safe and we now have power again...

jo ann c. #9389028

Lana Arcemont level-classic 5/7/2011 6:31:44 AM

Congratulations, Anita! #9393099

David M. Montero 5/11/2011 1:13:49 PM

Cool capture. Congratulations on your winning selection Anita! #9399979

Dr Silly 5/17/2011 6:25:02 PM

Anita, congratulations on your wonderful first place win. :O) #9409485

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic 5/19/2011 1:34:02 PM

Congrats on the win, Anita! #9414733

Robert Jensen level-classic 7/4/2011 2:40:20 PM

This isn't just a good contest photo, it is also a great image for stock. #9506294

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