With Him At the Wall

© R. J. Laudenbacher

With Him At the Wall

Bobby Ray Goodman Student 9/18/2011 7:38:57 AM

Hi R.J.Beautiful capture my friend.One of these day I need to make it to the wall and visit some old friends.Outstanding image!!! #1409106

Mary Beth Aiello 9/18/2011 7:54:32 AM

A very touching tribute, Becky. You can feel the emotion in this. #9677609

Lisa J. Boulden 9/18/2011 8:24:43 AM

Beautifully, and tenderly captured, RJ!
~♥~ #9677655

Marilyn Cornwell 9/18/2011 8:55:21 AM

Beautifully portrayed, Becky! #9677683

Tammy M. Anderson 9/18/2011 10:23:32 AM

Outstanding, Becky. So well presented. #9677804

Stefania Barbier 9/18/2011 12:49:12 PM

fantastic tribute and capture #9677921

Dayna Cain 9/18/2011 1:46:47 PM

You captured the emotion perfectly. Great job. #9677984

Michelle Alton 9/18/2011 3:41:14 PM

I felt a tear well up as I looked at this image Becky. Now I can barely see. #9678116

Danny B. Head 9/18/2011 6:43:32 PM

Touching! #9678395

Terry Cervi 9/18/2011 6:55:01 PM

A very beautiful and emotive image, my friend. #9678406

Douglas Perry 9/19/2011 3:20:58 AM

No words. #9678783

Mary Timman 10/18/2011 5:25:57 PM

Wow..what an image ! Congratulations on your beautiful finalist! #9743916

Amy M. Wilson 10/18/2011 5:27:10 PM

Huge congratulations on your AWESOME Finalist, Becky!!! WTG #9743926

Chris Schofield 10/18/2011 5:33:31 PM

Huge congratulations on this finalist. Awesome capture and a site to remember... Good luck in the next round. #9743982

Tammy M. Anderson 10/18/2011 5:42:53 PM

Congrats on your beautiful finalist, Becky. #9744072

Ruth Grimm 10/18/2011 6:15:48 PM

Congrats on your finalist, Becky! This image brought me to tears. Teh silent emotion it evokes is astounding. WTG, girl!! #9744353

Terry Cervi 10/18/2011 6:17:40 PM

Congrats on this wonderful finalist, Doris! #9744369

Danny B. Head 10/18/2011 6:30:39 PM

Very touching. Congrats! #9744484

The Judges at BetterPhoto.com 10/18/2011 6:40:08 PM

Very evocative! #9744531

Bobby Ray Goodman 10/18/2011 7:09:12 PM

Hi R.J.A big congratulations on this beautiful finalist!!! #9744720

Patricia A. Coblentz 10/18/2011 7:55:12 PM

A sad, but beautiful image, Becky. Congratulations on your finalist! #9744981

JO ANN CLEVELAND 10/18/2011 8:16:46 PM

Big Congratulations R.J.! I love this!

jo ann c. #9745069

Nadia Paul 10/18/2011 8:19:10 PM

Congrats on your poignant finalist RJ! #9745080

Rona L. Schwarz 10/18/2011 8:39:45 PM

A very emotional image, Becky, and so skillfully presented. CONGRATULATIONS on your superb FINALIST and Good luck in the next round! #9745173

Lucille "Lucy" Abrao 10/18/2011 9:29:26 PM

Emotional image. Congratulations of this finalist. Lucy #9745314

Stefania Barbier 10/18/2011 11:12:27 PM

congratulations on your touching finalist!!! #9745606

Julie Burnett 10/19/2011 4:37:37 AM

A very emotional capture, Becky. Congratulations, and best of luck!! #9746173

Bill Johnson 10/19/2011 5:13:37 AM

Becky, Very touching indeed. Congrats on your finalist and good luck! #9746290

Renata Gusciora 10/19/2011 6:10:07 AM

Big congratulations on your fabulous finalist,R.J.!!!:-) #9746454

John Rivera 10/19/2011 6:37:19 AM

Congratulations Becky on your great finalist! #9746611

Carol Eade 10/19/2011 6:42:52 AM

Emotional and beautiful, Becky, congratulations on your finalist! #9746634

Carol Flisak 10/19/2011 6:50:49 AM

A beautiful moment beautifully captured, RJ... congratulations on your finalist! #9746683

Jack Ryan 10/19/2011 7:05:36 AM

Very deserving...congratulations. #9746802

Patricia Seidler 10/19/2011 7:07:25 AM

Well deserved finalist RJ! #9746818

Richard B. Hallick 10/19/2011 7:33:24 AM

Congratulations on this touching finalist, Becky. It is quite an emotional image. #9746958

Lisa J. Boulden 10/19/2011 9:26:03 AM

An outstanding finalist!
Fingers crossed for the next round.
~♥~Lisa #9747323

Karen Celella 10/19/2011 11:31:49 AM

Congratulations on your moving finalist, Becky. #9747813

R. J. Laudenbacher 10/19/2011 3:36:56 PM

Thank you all so much for all of your wonderful comments as they always mean so much to me. Also thank you to the judge for picking this image and for your comments. When I took this shot...not only did the Vet leave a piece of his heart at the wall with his brother, but I left a piece of my heart with this vet. It riped my heart out and by the time I was leaving...I could barely see where I was going. #9748659

Val Feldman 10/20/2011 8:26:38 AM

Ah, Becky...you caught this very sad and poignant moment with tears in your own eyes to match his. The Wall is full of such unbearably heart-wrenching moments. The pain and sadness is achingly palpable and so very easily transferred to sympathetic and sensitive bystanders. Despite the emotion of the moment on both your parts, you've captured a remarkable and touching image. Congratulations on a fine Finalist. #9750285

Debra R. Harder 10/20/2011 8:41:53 AM

This is a very powerful image, Becky! Huge congratulations on your OUTSTANDING finalist! Deb #9750326

Marilyn Cornwell 10/21/2011 4:40:20 AM

Congratulations, Becky! An amazing finalist! #9751939

Sabrina Ryan 10/21/2011 5:12:13 AM

Congratulations on this awesome Finalist, Becky! #9752020

Christopher J. Budny 10/21/2011 3:51:12 PM

Congratulations, RJ! #9753075

Shelly A. Van Camp 10/21/2011 4:18:50 PM

Very touching.....But beautiful. Congrats on the win!! #9753130

David M. Montero 10/23/2011 11:01:21 AM

Congratulations on your finalist selection on this touching moment R.J.!!! #9756873

Merna L. Nobile 10/31/2011 4:21:31 PM

May your heart catch the joy of the moment and soar!
I am so happy for you!
CONGRATULATIONS, Merna
#9775135

Gail Vitikacs 11/6/2011 8:59:42 AM

Indeed a heartfelt moment and beautifully captured.....
#9787229

Marilyn Cornwell 11/16/2011 2:50:04 PM

Congratulations on this poignant Finalist! #9808765

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Description

f/5, 1/60 sec., ISO-400, 35mm focal length, 18-200mm lens.
~Taken as a Vietnam Vet pays homage to his fallen brother at the Vietnam Memorial Traveling Wall.~

Uploaded on 9/18/2011 7:33:48 AM

Made With

Camera: Nikon D3s Digital SLR Camera

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist


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