Bonnie C. Lackey 5/30/2011 6:16:13 PM

Gorgeous work, Erica. The face grabs all the attention but the bg deserves praise, too. Awesome... #1381360

Erica Murphy 5/30/2011 6:50:59 PM

Thanks so much Bonnie!! So glad you noticed the BG!! I was very happy with it too and am so happy for your praise. #9436180

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 6/4/2011 7:27:27 PM

Almost 16, outstanding portrait Erica. Very unique! #9444281

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 6/22/2011 1:45:43 PM

YEAH!!! Congratulations on your handsome portrait! What a great finalist Erica! #9473860

Erica Murphy 6/22/2011 2:03:10 PM

Thank you sooooo much Donna!! #9473973

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 6/22/2011 2:03:48 PM


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


Deborah C. Lewinson 6/22/2011 2:13:44 PM

Congratulations on your finalist, Erica, for this excellent portrait!

Debby #9474057

Renee Doyle 6/22/2011 4:04:49 PM

Outstanding portrait Erica!! Congratulations!! #9474757

Bonnie C. Lackey 6/22/2011 4:32:37 PM

No surprise here! Big Congrats! #9474982

Anna Diederich 6/22/2011 6:12:42 PM

Congrats! #9475615

R. J. Laudenbacher 6/23/2011 9:51:46 AM

Erica..I have sat back and watch your son grow up through your captures and I have enjoyed all of your shots of him over the years. I can't imagine what his Senior scrapbook is going to be like as all of your work is phenomenal. Congrats on this excellent Finalist! #9478804

Erica Murphy 6/23/2011 10:20:35 AM

Thanks everyone!!! I sure hope I get to making him a book for his graduation. I started one for my oldest and haven't finished it yet.....he's 20 now. #9478845

Rolando Rosito 6/23/2011 4:52:46 PM

Fantastic finalist Erica, congratulations! #9480386

Debra R. Harder 6/26/2011 10:43:32 AM

I love this portrait, Erica! Huge congratulations on your OUTSTANDING finalist! Deb #9487333

Erica Murphy 6/26/2011 10:47:22 AM

Thank you Rolando and Deb! I appreciate it. #9487342

Lydia Williams 6/27/2011 7:24:42 AM

Wow, Erica...this isn't the same little football guy is it?? Fantastic portrait. congratulations on your finalist award! #9489467

Erica Murphy 6/27/2011 7:32:20 AM

The same one Lydia! Thanks!!! #9489484

Merna L. Nobile 7/1/2011 11:14:02 AM

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


Sky Pate 7/23/2011 7:31:27 PM

This is AWESOME, Erica! His eyes are just captivating and "15" is the PERFECT title! Very nice portrait! #9550193

Erica Murphy 7/24/2011 6:29:03 AM

Thanks Merna! Thanks Sky! #9550988

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Exif: F Number: 11, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/125 seconds, Flash: fired, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 50, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 50.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS-1D Mark IV

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