Eeeeeeek! A Mouse!!

© Melinda F. Schneider

Eeeeeeek!  A Mouse!!

Datha Y. Thompson 9/20/2011 10:59:01 AM

EXCELLENT!!! Tooooo Funny and so darn cute!!! Love it FAVED!!! :) #1409577

Susan Fox 9/20/2011 11:15:50 AM

LOL! Perfection....love it #9681774

Melinda F. Schneider 9/20/2011 11:20:37 AM

Thank you soooo much, Datha and Susan!
The two of you have made my day!! #9681782

Amanda D. Austwick 9/20/2011 11:42:29 AM

Ohh this is soo funny, Makes my day:) #9681815

Nikki McDonald 9/20/2011 11:50:27 AM

Wonderfully conceived and executed, Melinda. This is adorable. I love his expression! and that the mouse is running away from him but he's still scared. LOL indeed -- great theme entry. #9681825

Mitch Spence 9/20/2011 11:52:45 AM

That is terrific, Melinda. The idea and the execution. You can't beat the perfect look of fright and astonishment. And it is inspired, I think, to give us just that look of Mr. Mouse's backside. #9681828

Melinda F. Schneider 9/20/2011 11:56:31 AM

Thank you, Amanda and Nikki!
Yes, it reminds me of the old joke about women and mice. That even if the mouse is skittering away, just its presence is enough to make a woman scream. And the sight of this mouse, no matter what direction it is heading, no matter that it is clearly more afraid of the dog and skeddaddling away just as fast as it can, has the dog in quite a TIZZY! #9681837

Joy Rector 9/20/2011 11:58:23 AM

love it #9681841

Mary Beth Aiello 9/20/2011 1:16:17 PM

Straight into my faves, Melinda. This is just priceless. So well done. #9681929

Melinda F. Schneider 9/20/2011 1:29:19 PM

Thank you, Mitch and Joy and Mary Beth.
I am thrilled that so many of you are loving it! #9681941

David Phalen 9/20/2011 2:03:32 PM

Hysterical capture and perfect entry for today's Theme!! #9681977

Michele Peterson 9/20/2011 2:36:52 PM

Lol, Melinda, you did a fabulous job with this!! Too funny, everything about it you got just right. Just the tail end of the mouse to give us a hint of what is going on. And that expression on the dog is great... priceless!! HTD!! #9682031

Melinda F. Schneider 9/20/2011 2:40:22 PM

Thank you, Dave and Michele!
I sure did have fun with this creation; and every day I have fun with this silly dog! #9682041

Usman M. Bajwa 9/20/2011 8:28:48 PM

Absolute perfection, Melinda. I am guessing this will be the run-away Winner at 101 and also at BP. Fingers crossed!!

UB. #9682515

Susan K. Snow 9/20/2011 8:42:45 PM

Absolutely terrific, Melinda. So creatively conceived and oh, so funny. Is this silly dog still in your life and making you laugh?

This has my vote, not even seeing the rest of the images for the theme. Hope it's a winner at 101 and BP. #9682524

Katarina Mansson 9/20/2011 10:51:01 PM

BRILLIANT! Excellent use of negative space and exptremely well fitted to the theme. Love it! HTD Melinda! #9682596

Melinda F. Schneider 9/20/2011 11:32:05 PM

Thank you UB, Bunny and Katta.
Thorry is just 2 years old and makes me laugh daily. He must be getting over his fears; yesterday he caught a rabbit. #9682646

Pat and Graham Robards 9/21/2011 12:00:52 AM

Oh my goodness Melinda this is the funniest thing I have ever seen.

Priceless, clever and I am sure the clear winner at 101 and BP too!

As UB says "let's hope so"! HDT!

~Pat
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Craig D. Minton 9/21/2011 12:32:08 AM

What a great shot, Melinda. Show the dog the photo. He'll laugh too! #9682693

Melinda F. Schneider 9/21/2011 2:19:58 AM

Thanks, Pat and Craig.

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Bob Cournoyer 9/22/2011 6:44:18 AM

Congrats on your theme win... :-) #9684991

Datha Y. Thompson 9/22/2011 6:47:56 AM

Congratulations!!!! #9685002

Pat and Graham Robards 9/22/2011 7:01:52 AM

LOL congratulations Melinda and Thorry!
~Pat #9685033

Nikki McDonald 9/22/2011 7:05:47 AM

We were none of us surprised :) Thanks so much for the laugh, Melinda, and congratulations! #9685037

Melinda F. Schneider 9/22/2011 7:21:32 AM

Thank you so very much, Bob, Dath, Pat and Nikki.
A theme win is always such a great honor! #9685058

Michele Peterson 9/22/2011 7:34:34 AM

Congratulations, Melinda on your theme win!! I sure hope we see this again at BP!!! #9685075

Melinda F. Schneider 9/22/2011 8:30:34 AM

Thank you very much, Michele! #9685135

Amanda D. Austwick 9/22/2011 8:41:53 AM

I'm not surprised that you won the theme; so Congratulations, and I hope to see this go places at BP! #9685144

Melinda F. Schneider 9/22/2011 8:45:27 AM

Thank you so much, Amanda.
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Kara Hendricks 9/22/2011 8:46:19 AM

I love it... Congrats!! #9685148

Melinda F. Schneider 9/22/2011 9:02:33 AM

Thank you, Kara! With all that white space, I could have guessed you might, lol! #9685163

Dr Silly 9/22/2011 9:10:55 AM

Congratulations Melinda, on your LOL theme win. :O) #9685178

Patricia A. Coblentz 9/22/2011 9:56:21 AM

Congratulations on this great theme win, Melinda! I love him mid air with his ears flapping and the look on his face...what a great image!! #9685216

Kara Hendricks 9/22/2011 10:07:42 AM

LOL... Maybe that IS a factor I like...:) #9685228

Melinda F. Schneider 9/22/2011 10:56:03 AM

Thank you, Doc and Patti! #9685275

Christopher J. Budny 9/22/2011 1:01:19 PM

Congratulations on your great theme win, Melinda! #9685477

Daniella Puente 9/22/2011 1:38:02 PM

Congrats Melinda! great image :))) #9685516

Melinda F. Schneider 9/22/2011 2:08:53 PM

Thank you, Chris and Daniella! #9685572

Susan K. Snow 10/15/2011 12:04:04 AM

Congratulations, Melinda, terrific image!!! I'm thrilled that you won the PG 101 theme. #9735949

Melinda F. Schneider 10/15/2011 2:14:59 AM

Thank you, Bunny. #9736021

Richard B. Hallick 10/18/2011 6:48:44 PM

Congratulations again for the finalist nod on this very special image. #9744578

Patricia A. Coblentz 10/18/2011 7:05:27 PM

Yea, Melinda...congratulations on another great finalist!! This was a given and I hope we'll see it next round!! :) #9744684

Melinda F. Schneider 10/18/2011 10:51:21 PM

Woohoo! Thanks so much Richard and Patti! #9745506

Katarina Mansson 10/18/2011 11:09:03 PM

So happy to see this getting a finalist button! Congratulations Melinda (on your 2 finalists this month)! #9745585

Melinda F. Schneider 10/19/2011 4:12:43 AM

Thanks very much, Katta. #9746119

Pat and Graham Robards 10/19/2011 4:52:16 AM

Well there you go Melinda, two out of three have come true so let's make it three out of three!

Go Gold!

Congratulations!

~Pat #9746221

Usman M. Bajwa 10/19/2011 5:33:42 AM

Hehehe....no surprise here, Melinda. CONGRATZ and expect seeing this with a Gold badge soon, good luck :)

UB. #9746353

Monnie Ryan 10/19/2011 6:09:39 AM

YAY! You know how much I love this one, Melinda -- a winner in my book! #9746450

Melinda F. Schneider 10/19/2011 6:35:16 AM

Thank you, Pat, UB and Monnie for believing in this image! #9746601

Anne M. Young 10/19/2011 7:01:24 AM

Congratulations funny clever and stunning!
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Melinda F. Schneider 10/19/2011 8:55:40 AM

Thank you, Amy! #9747191

The Judges at BetterPhoto.com 10/19/2011 9:03:30 AM

Amazing reaction, and you captured it at just the right time! #9747223

Melinda F. Schneider 10/19/2011 9:59:33 AM

Thank you, kind judges! #9747458

Susan Fox 10/19/2011 12:02:09 PM

Congratulations on your finalist! #9747945

Melinda F. Schneider 10/19/2011 12:12:12 PM

Thank you, Susan! #9748018

Susan K. Snow 10/19/2011 2:05:43 PM

Yippee! Congratulations, Melinda, on your perfect timing and well deserved finalist and on the judges comments. That honor has got to be a good thing!
I'm so proud of the well done job you did!

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Michele Peterson 10/19/2011 2:58:58 PM

I am not surprised by this award, but very happy for you! Sure hope to see it get gold!! Congratulations!! #9748542

Amanda D. Austwick 10/19/2011 4:00:33 PM

Just LOVE this Melinda! Congratulations on this well deserved Finalist, and I expect a gold badge soon!!! #9748731

Melinda F. Schneider 10/19/2011 4:23:30 PM

Thank you Bunny, Michele, and Amanda! #9748785

Christopher J. Budny 10/21/2011 3:46:52 PM

And congratulations once again, on making Finalist! #9753063

Melinda F. Schneider 10/22/2011 5:01:44 AM

Thank you, Chris! #9754023

Merna L. Nobile 10/22/2011 2:56:14 PM

May your heart catch the joy of the moment and soar!
I am so happy for you!
CONGRATULATIONS, Merna
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Melinda F. Schneider 10/23/2011 6:48:30 AM

Thank you, Merna! #9756373

Agnes Fegan 10/24/2011 8:15:43 PM

Congratulations on your winning image Melinda! #9759990

Bob Cournoyer 10/24/2011 8:17:44 PM

Woot Woot!!.. :-) #9759994

Melinda F. Schneider 10/24/2011 8:36:25 PM

Thank you, Agnes and (lol) Bob! #9760042

Patricia A. Coblentz 10/24/2011 8:36:53 PM

Here here!! Big congratulations on your fabulous winner, Melinda!! #9760044

Nikki McDonald 10/24/2011 8:57:53 PM

Tickled pink we are -- go Thorry! Oh, and congratulations, Melinda. A very nice win. #9760092

Pat and Graham Robards 10/24/2011 9:06:08 PM

Oh well done Thorry and Melinda, I
I just knew it!

~Pat #9760102

Melinda F. Schneider 10/24/2011 9:08:31 PM

Thank you, Patti, Nikki, and Pat!
Thorry takes a bow! #9760105

Usman M. Bajwa 10/24/2011 9:59:31 PM

All my predictions for the image proved right, doesn't happen often. Glad it did, Melinda. Big CONGRATZ on the well deserved Winner!

UB. #9760201

Katarina Mansson 10/24/2011 10:45:15 PM

YEAH! Congratulations on your superb winner Melinda! #9760260

Datha Y. Thompson 10/24/2011 10:47:01 PM

LOVE IT LOVE IT LOVE IT!!!
No suprise here melinda!!!
C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S #9760274

Mary K. Robison 10/25/2011 3:14:29 AM

Congratulations on your well deserved gold winner, Melinda! Cute to the max! #9760642

Christopher J. Budny 10/25/2011 4:03:37 AM

Congratulations once more, Melinda! Give Thorry a treat! ;) #9760742

Melinda F. Schneider 10/25/2011 4:21:10 AM

Thank you, UB, Katta, Datha, Mary, and Chris!
Lots of treats for Thorry! #9760801

Christine Czernin 10/25/2011 7:54:38 AM

Huge congratulations on this awsome win, Melinda.
Too cute. #9761442

Melinda F. Schneider 10/25/2011 9:26:45 AM

Thank you, Christine. #9761677

Bunny Snow 10/25/2011 9:45:04 AM

YES! Congratulations on your superb winner, Melinda!!!
I am sooo happy for you. #9761726

Amanda D. Austwick 10/25/2011 5:54:01 PM

YAHOO!!! I knew this would get GOLD! Big CONGRATULATIONS!!! #9762721

Carmody Baker 10/25/2011 7:04:39 PM

I love this. It's perfect and fun. Congratulations!!! #9762877

Melinda F. Schneider 10/25/2011 8:21:29 PM

Thank you, Bunny, Amanda, and Carmody! #9763004

Merna L. Nobile 10/25/2011 8:44:28 PM

From my gallery to your gallery, congratulations on your GOLD award. Merna #9763063

Melinda F. Schneider 10/26/2011 4:53:04 AM

Thank you, Merna. #9763683

Mitch Spence 10/26/2011 10:54:07 AM

Lots of smiles from me, both for this terrific concept, image, and presentation and for the win. #9764275

Patrick Rouzes 10/26/2011 3:53:22 PM

Congratulations on this incredible WINNER, Melinda! WTG! #9764788

Allen O. Howard 10/26/2011 9:49:52 PM

Excellent Melinda! Congratulations!!! #9765404

Melinda F. Schneider 10/27/2011 4:03:05 AM

Thanks so much, Mitch, Patrick, and Allen! #9765822

JO ANN CLEVELAND 10/27/2011 7:22:03 AM

Cutest capture I have ever seen! lol

Congratulations on this outstanding Gold 2nd Place Winner Melinda!

jo ann c. #9766166

Melinda F. Schneider 10/27/2011 7:45:42 AM

LOL, thank you very much, Jo Ann! #9766203

Rona L. Schwarz 10/27/2011 1:10:53 PM

WOW! A terrific creation, Melinda, in so many ways! Easy to see why it was the PG 101 Theme winner and the Gold Winner at BP! Many many congrats! #9766885

Melinda F. Schneider 10/27/2011 2:09:10 PM

Thank you, Rona! So glad you like it! #9766960

Mary Beth Aiello 10/28/2011 12:08:28 PM

No surprise here, Melinda. Loved this from the moment you posted it. Huge congrats. #9768680

Melinda F. Schneider 10/28/2011 1:00:06 PM

Thank you, Mary Beth! #9768782

Dr Silly 11/2/2011 5:15:09 PM

Melinda, congratulations on your Gold. :O)
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Melinda F. Schneider 11/3/2011 10:09:35 AM

Thanks so much, Doc! #9781312

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Scaredy Dog gives us a laugh for the PG101 LOL (Laugh Out Loud) Theme.

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Uploaded on 9/20/2011 10:09:09 AM

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Camera: Nikon D40x Digital SLR Camera

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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