Yikes! Did someone say barbeque?

© Ann Coates

Yikes!  Did someone say barbeque?

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic 5/29/2011 2:05:25 AM

HAHAHA! The title is perfect for this shot, Ann. They all look so cute. What a terrific capture.
P.S. I'm very happy to be a vegetarian. #1380932

Gord MacEachern level-classic 5/29/2011 3:13:33 AM

Chicken on the grill mmmmm LOL....
Another outstanding image Ann, love em!! #9433360

Jeff Robinson level-classic 5/29/2011 3:20:23 AM

Wonderful capture and a real fun title!! #9433367

Michelle Alton level-classic 5/29/2011 4:25:07 AM

Didn't see Jack's comment, but I can only imagine, knowing his take on life!

This is great! How in the world did you get them to pose for so many shots? Wonderful. #9433447

Amy M. Wilson level-classic 5/29/2011 7:01:51 AM

Too funny!! Love the expressions and the pose is great... along with the title, Ann! #9433715

Tiia Vissak level-classic 5/29/2011 7:20:12 AM

a cool shot & title! #9433746

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna level-classic 5/29/2011 9:23:42 AM

Fabulous series you have going here, Ann! They are quite the group of hens! :-) k #9433884

Ellen Hodges level-classic 5/29/2011 8:17:24 PM

The expressions sooooo fit the title, Ann! Verrry funny! Excellent shot, too, in my humble opinion!! #9434590

Courtenay Vanderbilt level-classic 5/30/2011 6:27:44 AM

Perfect title for their humorous expressions! Beautifully captured, Ann! #9435276

Bill Houghton 5/30/2011 12:23:41 PM

Ann, this is a stunning shot. Good job capturing this one. Have a great day, Bill

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Laura E. Swan level-classic 5/30/2011 3:36:24 PM

I think they MIGHT have been singing "Barber Shop" ~just~ before they heard the "BBQ" word! HA!

This is so cute! You sure have a way with the animals, Ann. It's a gift!

The rich tones and clarity here are really beautiful, too!

-Laura :)


Steven W. Lepak 5/31/2011 6:08:48 PM

Bravo Ann! Love it this capture and your humor. Keep them coming. Best Regards, Steven #9437709

Phillip R. Connolly level-classic 5/31/2011 9:14:15 PM

What an excellent composition, Ann!! Maybe they can feel their feet warming up already :) This is a great image!

Phil #9437989

Laura E. Swan level-classic 6/1/2011 2:03:15 PM

(Snickering @ Phil's remark!)... #9439149

Robert K. Bemus level-classic 6/1/2011 7:11:17 PM

Great title and fantastic detail and expressions, Ann!! #9439596

Terry Cervi level-classic 6/1/2011 7:46:57 PM

Terrific color and detail, Ann! What a great shot! #9439648

Brett Dolsen 6/2/2011 2:34:49 AM

What a fantastic group of egg layers Ann!!Camera in one hand axe in the other!! #9439908

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic 6/2/2011 4:57:57 AM

Terrific catch,Ann !! #9440130

Ann Coates level-classic 6/2/2011 3:16:08 PM

LOL at Brett's comment. I can assure you that would never happen. #9441023

Tiia Vissak 6/22/2011 1:09:54 PM

Congratulations! #9473640

Marijana Fajgl level-classic 6/22/2011 1:27:23 PM

Big congratulations on your fantastic finalist, Ann! #9473740

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 6/22/2011 2:05:24 PM


HUGE CONGRATS on your finalist!
Best of luck in the next round!


Courtenay Vanderbilt 6/22/2011 2:23:40 PM

Congratulations, Ann! #9474126

Joannie Bertucci level-classic 6/22/2011 3:01:55 PM

What's with the chicken winners? :-) Congratulations Ann on your charming finalist! #9474315

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 6/22/2011 3:19:53 PM

on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o) #9474394

Amy M. Wilson 6/22/2011 3:22:23 PM

Big congratulations on your awesome Finalist, Ann!! #9474411

Renee Doyle level-classic 6/22/2011 3:58:22 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Ann! #9474699

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic 6/22/2011 4:30:21 PM

Congratulations on your finalist, Ann. Good luck in the next round.

Tammy Espino level-classic 6/22/2011 7:49:43 PM

Congrats on a fantastic finalist! :) #9476267

Rona L. Schwarz 6/22/2011 8:22:36 PM

Terrific capture, Anne, and marvelous title, even if it was based on Jack's comment! Seriously, CONGRATULATIONS on your superb FINALIST and Good luck in the next round! #9476539

Ellen Hodges level-classic 6/22/2011 10:07:56 PM

Huge congrats and very best luck in the next round with this adorable and awesome finalist, Ann!! #9476951

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 6/22/2011 10:25:36 PM

Nicely seen and captured, Ann. CONGRATZ and good luck up next!

UB. #9477001

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic 6/23/2011 12:36:12 AM

I'm so glad to see this as a finalist, Ann. So well deserved. Congratulations! #9477249

Mary K. Robison level-classic 6/23/2011 1:09:24 AM

Congratulations, Ann!
This Finalist's lineup is too darn cute (especially the one looking over his shoulder)! Best of luck in the next round! #9477293

Gord MacEachern level-classic 6/23/2011 2:57:17 AM

A big congratulations for this well deserved finalist Ann, good luck next round! #9477446

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 6/23/2011 11:41:44 AM

Congratulations, Ann! WTG! #9479065

Laura E. Swan level-classic 6/23/2011 12:58:39 PM


Val Feldman level-classic 6/23/2011 1:02:55 PM

Oh, you got me laughing, Ann - the more I look at those faces, the more I laugh! OK, I'm stuffing my fist in my mouth so I can type this.... :) :) What a wonderfully expressive capture and what a perfect title for it. I love it and hope to see it back one more time with Gold attached. Such wonderful work!! Oh, yes and - Congratulations!!!! #9479411

Tammy Espino level-classic 6/23/2011 5:22:06 PM

Congrats on this great finalist! Love the title! :) #9480535

Kate Jackson level-classic 6/24/2011 12:33:13 AM

Brilliant!!! Congratulations on your finalist Ann! #9481401

Stefania Barbier level-classic 6/24/2011 3:02:37 AM

fantastic finalist Ann, congratulations!!! #9481544

Sharon Sawyer level-classic 6/24/2011 8:19:36 PM

WTG, Ann!!! HUGE congratulations on your outstanding and well deserved finalist!!! #9483783

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic 6/25/2011 10:07:35 PM

Congratulations, Ann!! #9485962

Heather Loewenhardt level-classic 6/26/2011 3:45:32 PM

Ann this is just delightful and I am still laughing over the title. Congrats on being a well deserved finalist with this spectacular image. #9487911

Kathy Coombs level-classic 6/26/2011 7:08:05 PM

Ditto to all the above! Just wonderful in every way! #9488241

Merna L. Nobile 6/30/2011 3:01:14 PM

Congratulations to all of the Award Winners for May 2011. Merna


Anne M. Young 7/17/2011 4:41:30 AM

WOW - this is super!!! Love it #9535289

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic 7/21/2011 7:23:05 AM

Super capture and title!
~♥~Lisa #9544670

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Jack Gaskin's comment the other night was the inspiration for the title.

Exif: F Number: 5, Exposure Bias Value: -0.67, ExposureTime: 1/200 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 1000, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 150.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 40D

Uploaded on 5/29/2011 12:10:18 AM

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