I want a tractor when I grow up

© Usman M. Bajwa

I want a tractor when I grow up

Christopher J. Budny Student 12/4/2011 11:24:39 AM

I find this pretty striking, Usman; great job! #1427774

Melinda F. Schneider 12/4/2011 11:40:08 AM

This is really special! The expression on the child's face is priceless and the red tractor in the background is a real grabber. Going for the gold with this entry!! #9847306

Mitch Spence 12/4/2011 11:48:38 AM

This is a great combination of elements you found here, Usman. It's compelling and the story is open-ended. #9847315

Jeff W. Robinson 12/4/2011 11:59:53 AM

A powerful image Usman - Well seen and captured! #9847326

Joy Rector 12/4/2011 12:33:22 PM

great shot #9847366

Debbie Bray 12/4/2011 2:02:01 PM

What a fabulous story, Usman!! You live amongst a great culture!! #9847459

Nikki McDonald 12/4/2011 3:20:44 PM

A new personal favorite from among your many wonderful images, Usman. This is terrific and I predict great things for it. The subject, composition and treatment are all superb. #9847536

Michelle Alton 12/4/2011 4:38:17 PM

Doesn't every little guy? Great capture, Usman. #9847659

David M. Montero 12/5/2011 1:55:30 PM

The title say it all. The image says it all. Well done Usman! #9849253

Leslie McLain 12/16/2011 4:55:14 AM

Terrific capture and perspective, Usman. #9870834

Cynthia Bullard 1/24/2012 2:14:25 PM

Congrats on your Finalist! Well-deserved! #9939538

Deborah C. Lewinson 1/24/2012 2:26:35 PM

Congrats on this powerful and excellent finalist, Usman!

Debby #9939692

Carol Flisak 1/24/2012 2:27:25 PM

Wonderful image, Usman... terrific perspective and clarity! Congrats on your finalist! #9939698

Phyllis A. Houghton 1/24/2012 5:07:42 PM

What an expression! Congratulations on your finalist Usman! #9941157

Judy V. Kennamer 1/24/2012 5:17:24 PM

Congrats Usman! I love this capture! #9941271

Mitch Spence 1/24/2012 5:29:55 PM

Congratulations, Usman. It's my favorite, as you know. #9941401

Christopher J. Budny 1/24/2012 5:31:58 PM

Congratulations, Usman!! #9941417

Renee Doyle 1/24/2012 5:54:39 PM

Cool treatment Usman! Congratulations! #9941659

Phyllis Burchett 1/24/2012 6:32:05 PM

Congrats Usman on this terrific finalist! #9942065

JO ANN CLEVELAND 1/24/2012 6:51:49 PM

Congratulations on another fantastic fnalist Usman!

jo ann c. #9942259

Larry L. Redmon 1/24/2012 7:12:28 PM

Congratulations, Usman! #9942400

Mary Dimitriw 1/24/2012 7:25:15 PM

Congrats on another excellent Finalist Usman! #9942491

Ann Coates 1/24/2012 8:21:44 PM

Congratulations Usman, I hope we see this again. #9942768

Waleed Al Maamari 1/24/2012 8:48:55 PM

Congrats on your Finalist, Usman #9942895

Denny E. Barnes 1/24/2012 10:10:45 PM

Big Congratulations, Usman on your beautiful and well deserved finalist! #9943117

Joannie M. Bertucci 1/24/2012 10:56:25 PM

A winner in my book Usman! Congrats on your finalist! #9943226

Susana Heide 1/24/2012 11:01:34 PM

What a fantastic lifestyle image Usman!! Your title is great! I hope that sweet little guy gets his dream!! Congrats on this wonderful finalist! #9943244

Tiia Vissak 1/24/2012 11:20:56 PM

Congratulations! #9943295

Stefania Barbier 1/25/2012 12:35:21 AM

truly love this story telling finalist Usman, huge congrats!!! #9943388

Bojan Bencic 1/25/2012 4:13:47 AM

Great image, Usman. Congratulations on your finalists! #9943953

Janet McNeil 1/25/2012 4:47:40 AM

Great capture!! Congrats and good luck!! #9944129

Errick L. Cameron 1/25/2012 6:22:11 AM

Done right. Nice story telling appeal. #9944428

Kathy Cline 1/25/2012 8:22:18 AM

Congratulations Usman! I want that tractor to!

glitter-graphics.com #9944817

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 1/25/2012 10:47:46 AM

Incredible work Usman, congratulations! #9945149

Julianne Bradford 1/25/2012 11:55:26 AM

Poignant and perfect finalist Usman! Congratulations! #9945338

Kimber Wallwork-Heineman 1/25/2012 12:02:16 PM

Powerful! Congratulations! #9945364

Jayne Martin 1/25/2012 12:22:37 PM

Price expression on this boy!! Congrats on this capture! #9945407

Jolynne Woodcock 1/25/2012 12:45:04 PM

Just incredible! Congratulations. #9945446

Renee Doyle 1/25/2012 3:00:21 PM

WTG Usman!! Congratulations!! #9945860

Kathy Salerni 1/25/2012 3:02:47 PM

Big congrats on your Gold Winning image, Usman! #9945874

PATRICIA A. CASEY 1/25/2012 3:10:27 PM

Congratulations on the win, Usman....very striking image....Cheers =^..^= #9945913

Marijana Fajgl 1/25/2012 3:14:12 PM

Big congratulations on your fantastic winner, Usman! #9945930

Nikki McDonald 1/25/2012 3:17:28 PM

As you know, I think this is wonderful, Usman, and I am so very glad to be congratulating you on a win. WTG! #9945944

Joannie M. Bertucci 1/25/2012 3:20:30 PM

I told you this was a winner Usman! :-) Congrats on your wonderful gold badge win! #9945966

Bob Cournoyer 1/25/2012 3:24:29 PM

Congrats, Usman... :-) #9945983

Christopher J. Budny 1/25/2012 3:38:21 PM

Woohoo! Congratulations once more, Usman! #9946043

Terry Cervi 1/25/2012 3:41:27 PM

Congrats on your wonderful win, Usman! #9946058

Val Feldman 1/25/2012 4:10:43 PM

I can't take my eyes off it. One of those photos that will stay with you for a long, long time. Warmest congratulations on this very compelling and wonderfully executed and processed Gold Winner, Usman! #9946141

Glenn E. Traver 1/25/2012 4:22:34 PM

Congratulations on this real life Winner Usman ~ GT #9946182

Jeffrey M. Smith 1/25/2012 4:25:44 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on a very well deserved winner! The DoF on this is so exceptional.....it's the best I have seen
Jeff #9946193

Amy M. Wilson 1/25/2012 4:29:25 PM

Congratulations on your outstanding Gold winner, Usman!! #9946210

Monnie Ryan 1/25/2012 5:04:52 PM

Wonderful image, Usman - congratulations! #9946328

Diane E. Deming 1/25/2012 5:58:18 PM

Congratulations, Usman. Great image! #9946465

Kim Andelkovic (Kovic) 1/25/2012 6:02:58 PM

Congratulations on this awesome win.......beautiful capture :-)

Phyllis Burchett 1/25/2012 6:31:24 PM

BIG congrats Usman!!! #9946570

Carol Flisak 1/25/2012 6:52:43 PM

Huge congrats on your wonderful winner, Usman! #9946622

Daniella Puente 1/25/2012 7:46:54 PM

Congratulations Usman!!! #9946729

Ellen Hodges 1/25/2012 9:03:31 PM

Huge congrats on an awesome winner, Usman!!! #9946885

Rona L. Schwarz 1/25/2012 9:35:30 PM

WOW! What a marvelous story-telling image, Usman! Wonderful work, very compelling! HUGE CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR GOLD MEDAL WIN! #9946932

Alex T. Mizuno 1/25/2012 11:48:18 PM

This is a very strong image Usman. Well deserves the gold. Congratulations on your win!! #9947053

Tiia Vissak 1/25/2012 11:57:07 PM

Congratulations on your Winner! #9947070

Barbara Waldoch 1/26/2012 12:28:29 AM

Congratulations Usman!


Stefania Barbier 1/26/2012 12:30:08 AM

congratulations on your gorgeous win Usman!!! #9947124

Bojan Bencic 1/26/2012 3:33:32 AM

Well done, Usman. Congratulations on your win! #9947348

Kathy Cline 1/26/2012 5:19:21 AM

Congratulations Usman.
I knew this was a winner! #9947593

Claudine Grove 1/26/2012 9:20:03 AM

Wow! This definatly has the WOW factor. It has great emotional appeal and great composition. Congrats on your Gold Win! #9948001

Boyd L. Alexander 1/26/2012 9:47:51 AM

Congrats on this amazing Winner, Usman! Awesome capture!


Carla Capra 1/26/2012 10:00:43 AM

Congratulations! #9948118

Michael G. Marshall 1/26/2012 10:02:26 AM

Terrific winning image, Usman! Congratulations! #9948128

Patrick Rouzes 1/26/2012 10:32:14 AM

Congratulations on this emotional & exceptionally well done Winner, Usman! WTG, my friend! #9948194

Don Holland 1/26/2012 11:27:49 AM

Congratulations on this poignant and powerful winning image, Usman!

Charles C. Berkeley 1/26/2012 12:29:52 PM

Great composition and story-telling image. Congratulations! Charles #9948379

Deborah C. Lewinson 1/26/2012 3:48:19 PM

Congratulations!!! #9948739

Bill Johnson 1/26/2012 4:47:51 PM

Big congrats on this wonderful winner!! #9948873

Sharon 1/26/2012 8:13:18 PM

WTG, Usman! HUGE congratulations on your outstanding and well deserved Second Place Win!!! #9949143

Michele Peterson 1/26/2012 9:01:20 PM

Make sure you are there to capture the moment when he gets his first tractor! Such a sweet face he has, and this image is wonderful in so many ways. Congratulations Usman!! #9949241

Michele Peterson 1/26/2012 9:04:53 PM

Make sure you are there to capture the moment when he gets his first tractor! Such a sweet face he has, and this image is wonderful in so many ways. Congratulations Usman!! #9949248

Debbie Bray 1/27/2012 3:14:07 AM

Such a fabulous image, Usman!! Congratulations on your wonderful win and it's well deserved too!! #9949501

Katarina Mansson 1/27/2012 3:39:50 AM

Love this sbeautiful and perfect storyteller; congratulations on the golden badge Usman! #9949561

Mike Umbreit 1/27/2012 5:47:43 AM

Usman - Congratulations on your winning image!! - Mike #9949948

Denny E. Barnes 1/27/2012 10:49:04 AM

Congratulations, Usman on your fabulous and well deserved win! Outstanding!! #9950483

Ann Coates 1/27/2012 12:24:11 PM

So pleased to see this here, congratulations on your Gold win Usman. #9950801

Rolando Rosito 1/27/2012 2:20:22 PM

Great winner Usman, Congratulations!! #9950978

Waleed Al Maamari 1/28/2012 12:39:04 AM

Big Congratulations, Usman #9951761

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 1/28/2012 4:29:07 PM

WTG on your wonderful winning photo! :-) k #9952786

Usman M. Bajwa 1/29/2012 10:40:52 AM

Thanks so much everyone for your time and kind comments, they keep me going. And thanks to the Judges for considering this image worthy of a win!

UB. #9953809

David M. Montero 2/2/2012 12:28:55 PM

A very strong message Usman. Congratulations on your win!!! #9961314

Merna L. Nobile 2/12/2012 12:42:03 PM

You can feel it in the air, the anticipation of waiting for the awards to arrive. The talent that is on display for all to see and share is amazing. Congratulations to all the January, 2012 winners. Merna #9979158

Carmody Baker 2/22/2012 7:12:42 PM

What a GREAT capture. Congratulations!!!! #9996879

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Son of a farmer in front of his house in a village near Lahore.

CATEGORY: Monthly Theme (December 4, 2011)

Exif: F Number: 9, ExposureTime: 200/100000 seconds, ISO: 200, FocalLength: 35.00 mm, Model: NIKON D40

Uploaded on 12/4/2011 11:05:21 AM

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Camera: Nikon D40 Digital SLR Camera

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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