Mother's Hand

© Kathy Salerni

Mother's Hand

Terry Cervi level-classic 10/2/2011 8:42:01 PM

Just adorable, Kathy!! #1412469

Phyllis H. Burchett 10/3/2011 10:01:24 AM

Wonderful and touching image Kathy. #9713480

Debra R. Harder 10/3/2011 11:01:48 AM

OMG, Kathy!! This series is phenomenal!! Winner, winner, winner, winner!!!! Deb #9713627

Val Feldman level-classic 10/3/2011 2:37:46 PM

Oh, a complete heartmelter! He's so very tiny against Mom's big hand! Have to agree with Deb - everything is perfect - a hands-down winner for certain! #9713967

Tammy Espino level-classic 10/3/2011 5:27:51 PM

How'd I miss so many awesome shots!!! :) Fantastic zoo series!!! #9714280

Jeffrey R. Bange level-classic 10/4/2011 11:37:48 AM

What a beautiful series Kathy of mother and child, a definite winner in my books and as far as I'm concerned they all deserve gold. #9716046

Rona L. Schwarz 10/7/2011 9:21:36 PM

WOW, Kathy! This is a phenomenal series and you hit a home run with this one! Have to agree that everything about it says Winner! Sorry I've been absent - had a very busy September. Were these all taken at SD zoo or WAP (or whatever th3e new name is)? They are truly wonderful! #9722852

Kathy Salerni level-classic 10/7/2011 9:30:26 PM

Thanks, Rona! They were taken at the (New Name) Safari Park!! #9722862

Leslie McLain level-classic 10/18/2011 7:25:53 PM

An amazing capture, Kathy. #9744854

Carol L. Fowler 10/20/2011 3:28:49 PM

Adorable capure #9751062

Jill Odice level-classic 10/26/2011 11:58:10 AM

Wow, that is fantastic! It would make a great Mother's Day card :-) #9764397

Ellen Hodges level-classic 10/29/2011 9:04:33 PM

Strictly fabulous, Kathy!!! #9771438

Robert R. Goodman level-classic 11/16/2011 3:05:47 PM

Hi Kathy.A big congratulations my friend!!!! #9808866

Susan D. Royce level-classic 11/16/2011 3:29:41 PM

Wow, so sweet and so much detail, Kathy. Congratulations on your Finalist! #9809082

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 11/16/2011 3:38:04 PM

A winner all the way. Just incredible mood, details and timing. Congratulations on your finalist award Kathy!!! #9809185

Carol L. Fowler 11/16/2011 3:50:38 PM

Wonderful FInalist- Congrats #9809285

Val Feldman level-classic 11/16/2011 3:56:02 PM

How could this miss? ?? A warm and tender moment captured perfectly technically and artistically...It still melts my heart each time I look at it...I predict Gold, Kathy! Congrats!! #9809334

Phyllis H. Burchett level-classic 11/16/2011 4:03:21 PM

So glad to see this back, big congrats Kathy! #9809418

The Judges at level-classic 11/16/2011 4:03:51 PM

Excellent! #9809427

Jeffrey R. Bange level-classic 11/16/2011 4:31:56 PM

Congratulations Kathy and best of luck in the next round, if this doesn't bring home the GOLD I will be the first to protest. #9809680

Courtenay Vanderbilt level-classic 11/16/2011 4:36:50 PM

Fantastic, Kathy! Congratulations! #9809727

R. J. Laudenbacher level-classic 11/16/2011 4:53:00 PM

This is wonderful Kathy. A big congrats to you on this outstanding finalist. I see GOLD in its future. #9809869

Terry Cervi level-classic 11/16/2011 5:15:02 PM

This is just the sweetest, Kathy! Congrts on your finalist! #9810049

Leslie McLain level-classic 11/16/2011 5:38:34 PM

Congrats on an awesome finalist, Kathy. #9810208

Cheryl Winn 11/16/2011 6:00:07 PM

Outstanding capture, Kathy. Congratulations on your finalist. #9810324

Cheryl Winn 11/16/2011 6:00:27 PM

Outstanding capture, Kathy. Congratulations on your finalist. #9810328

Deborah C. Lewinson level-classic 11/16/2011 6:43:02 PM

Superb finalist, Kathy! A fav!

Debby #9810505

Renee Doyle level-classic 11/16/2011 7:13:24 PM

WTG Kathy!! Congratulations! #9810723

Ellen Hodges level-classic 11/16/2011 7:17:56 PM

Huge congrats and verrrry best luck with this awesome finalist, Kathy!!! #9810770

Tammy Espino level-classic 11/16/2011 7:49:18 PM

Congrats on this awesome capture and finalist!! :) #9810948

Rona L. Schwarz 11/16/2011 8:31:41 PM

I knew we'd see this very special capture again, Kathy! And I'm sure we'll see it with GOLD next! One of my very favorites of yours. Super Congratulations on this amazing and marvelous Finalist! #9811087

Patti Coblentz level-classic 11/16/2011 10:49:40 PM

I am in constant awe of your talent, Kathy ...congratulations on this magnificent finalist! #9811462

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 11/17/2011 7:52:41 AM

Congratulations on your awesome finalist
Kathy, bet we do see gold on this one!

jo ann c. #9812979

Stefania Barbier level-classic 11/17/2011 1:02:44 PM

truly beautiful winner... congratulations!!! #9813987

Val Feldman level-classic 11/17/2011 1:09:45 PM

I'm smiling SOOOO BIG over here, Ms. Kathy!! So very happy to see GOLD attached to this wonderfully warm and tender-hearted moment! Excellent work - and HUGE well-deserved Kudos to you!!!!!! #9814008

Tammy Espino level-classic 11/17/2011 1:40:50 PM

Congrats on your gold win!! :) I'm glad you love the zoo and the animals there~ #9814161

Ellen Hodges level-classic 11/17/2011 1:50:01 PM

Huge congrats on a wonderful winner, Kathy!!!!! #9814214

Deborah C. Lewinson level-classic 11/17/2011 2:40:04 PM

Hardy congrats on your win, Kathy! #9814379

Anita Hogue 11/17/2011 2:46:59 PM

Congratulations on your stunning winner, Kathy! #9814409

R. J. Laudenbacher level-classic 11/17/2011 4:18:52 PM

Congratulations Kathy on this heart touching gold winner. #9814680

Lydia Williams level-classic 11/17/2011 4:30:19 PM

An amazing photo, Kathy. Congratulations on your gold! #9814727

Cindy Bendush level-classic 11/17/2011 4:43:43 PM

Wonderful moment and capture Kathy! Big congratulations! #9814815

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 11/17/2011 4:52:00 PM

Big Congratulations on this awesome Gold 2nd Place Winner Kathy ... fantastic!!!

jo ann c. #9814863

Leslie McLain level-classic 11/17/2011 5:51:05 PM

Congrats on an amazing winner, Kathy. #9815088

Patti Coblentz level-classic 11/17/2011 6:11:59 PM

I am thrilled by this amazing winner, Kathy...big congratulations to well deserved!!! :))) #9815137

Jeffrey R. Bange level-classic 11/17/2011 7:08:01 PM

Well I guess I won't have to do any protesting Kathy as I knew from the moment that I first saw this picture it was going to take home the gold. #9815296

Phyllis H. Burchett level-classic 11/17/2011 7:53:39 PM

BIG congrats Kathy on your win!!! #9815407

Renee Doyle level-classic 11/18/2011 12:28:37 AM

WTG Kathy!!!! Congratulations on this wonderful winner!! #9815690

Janet Fikar 11/18/2011 7:17:03 AM

Beautiful image - congratulations! #9816398

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 11/18/2011 10:48:09 AM

Belongs in the WINNER'S circle, Kathy! Congratulations, my friend! #9816741

David M. Montero 11/18/2011 12:41:28 PM

Incredible capture. Congratulations on scoring gold Kathy! #9816991

Gina Cormier level-classic 11/18/2011 6:49:58 PM

Congrats on the gold for this spectacular image!!! #9817723

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic 11/18/2011 8:46:33 PM

You KNOW I love this, Kathy!!!
Big congratulations on a well-deserved winner!!!
~♥~Lisa #9817943

Rona L. Schwarz 11/18/2011 9:37:49 PM

And me too, LOVE THIS, Kathy! I knew we'd see it with Gold! HUGE CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR GOLD MEDAL WIN, my friend! #9818082

Mitch Spence level-classic 11/19/2011 9:49:08 AM

Excellent work, Kathy. Congratulations to you. #9818863

Merna L. Nobile 11/19/2011 11:46:50 PM

You’re the kind of person who makes the world a better, brighter place…You worked hard for this, you made it happen, and you have a right to be proud. So enjoy these satisfying moments; you deserve every one! Merna

Karen Bacon level-classic 11/25/2011 7:11:52 PM

congratulations on this fantastic winner Kathy! #9830724

Daniel Ruf level-classic 1/24/2012 3:27:25 PM

A real beauty, Kathy. Congrats. #9940212

Wes Gubitz level-classic 1/28/2015 11:17:29 AM

A really great shot! Glad I checked out your gallery; you have a lot of amazing shots! Thanks for making them available to us all... #11233956

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Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: -1.00, ExposureTime: 10/2500 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 135.00 mm, Model: NIKON D300S

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