"Tickle Me"

© Emile Abbott

"Tickle Me"

Marijana Fajgl level-classic 2/24/2012 9:38:36 AM

This is such a beautiful capture, Emile! Seems like she is really enjoying! Fantastic pose and details! #1445307

Jeff Robinson level-classic 2/24/2012 10:07:11 AM

A wonderful capture of her Emile!! #9999653

Ann Coates level-classic 2/24/2012 10:07:39 AM

You are so lucky to have seen this, I bet it was fascinating. He does look like a big kid there rolling around, enjoying himself, great to see. An amazing capture here. #9999654

Robert R. Goodman level-classic 2/24/2012 12:41:35 PM

LOL!!You First.Hi Emile,I bet he could give one heck of a bear hug.Fantastic capture my friend!!! #9999894

Tiia Vissak level-classic 2/24/2012 1:34:10 PM

a cool pose! #9999983

John Connolly level-classic 2/24/2012 1:35:26 PM

A great title for this wonderful capture Emile! This bear sure looks like it is having fun! #9999987

Joy Rector level-classic 2/24/2012 1:41:48 PM

love this shot #10000002

Karen Slagle level-classic 2/24/2012 2:10:57 PM

This is a fantastic capture of this beautiful bear, Emile, something most of us never see. Love how he's playing and throwing the snow around. #10000044

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 2/24/2012 2:14:27 PM

Fannnnn....tastic Emile..looks like a winner to me! Puts a smile on my face..


jo ann c. #10000052

Joannie Bertucci level-classic 2/24/2012 2:54:35 PM

I think she maybe giving you a "come-hither" look Emile! :-) Put a coke bottle in her hand and you have the perfect coca-cola add!

Thank you so much for all your supportive comments on my flower images, truly appreciated! #10000082

Mary Timman 2/24/2012 4:03:07 PM

Fantastic capture. He's so cute. And the snow is neat with it flying around and so white...fabulous shot! #10000171

Emile Abbott level-classic 2/24/2012 4:08:47 PM

Thank you all Marijana, Jeff, Ann, Bobby, Tiia, John, Joy, Karen, JO ANN, Joannie and Mary T. #10000194

Jill Odice level-classic 2/24/2012 5:38:21 PM

THis is going right into my favs! What a beautiful wonderful shot...I think this one will make it to the next round! #10000309

Stan Kwasniowski level-classic 2/24/2012 7:01:31 PM

Emile, what a gorgeous image #10000398

Carol Eade level-classic 2/24/2012 7:42:58 PM

What an awesome capture, Emile! #10000465

Ellen Hodges level-classic 2/25/2012 6:23:31 AM

Strictly fabulous in every way, Emile!!! Wow wee!! #10001051

Emile Abbott level-classic 2/25/2012 8:29:13 AM

Thanks Jill, Stan, Carol and Ellen #10001236

Deborah C. Lewinson level-classic 2/26/2012 2:08:28 PM

Wow, a fav for me and a winner for you!

Awesome image, Emile!
Debby #10003113

Emile Abbott level-classic 2/26/2012 4:17:25 PM

Thanks Debby #10003436

Phyllis A. Houghton level-classic 2/27/2012 9:28:54 AM

Love seeing polar bears and this one is special. He's having fun, fills the frame, has flying snow - love it! #10007491

Emile Abbott level-classic 2/27/2012 11:01:45 AM

Thanks Phyllis #10007986

Heather Loewenhardt level-classic 2/29/2012 5:04:08 PM

Wow what an expressive capture! Totally love the pose and title. #10014398

Emile Abbott level-classic 3/1/2012 7:29:58 AM

Thanks Heather #10015572

Heather Loewenhardt level-classic 3/25/2012 6:48:48 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful image becoming a finalist Emile. Good luck. #10054147

Tammy Espino level-classic 3/25/2012 7:09:34 PM

Congrats on this awesome finalist!! :) #10054278

Robert R. Goodman level-classic 3/25/2012 7:22:26 PM

A big Congratulations on your beautiful finalist my friend!!!! #10054418

Carla Capra level-classic 3/25/2012 7:32:04 PM

Awesome image, Emile.
Congrats. #10054552

Tiia Vissak 3/25/2012 7:32:20 PM

Congratulations! #10054558

JO ANN CLEVELAND 3/25/2012 7:35:12 PM

Congratulations on this awesome finalist

jo ann c. #10054590

Patti Coblentz level-classic 3/25/2012 8:34:31 PM

Oh, I love this one, Emile!!! Congratulations on your finalist!! #10055256

Stan Kwasniowski level-classic 3/25/2012 9:14:54 PM

Emile, congratulations #10055472

Merna L. Nobile 3/25/2012 9:28:52 PM

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Congratulations! Merna

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 3/25/2012 9:34:48 PM

What great timing and expression capture, Emile. CONGRATZ on this stunning Finalist and Good luck up next!

UB. #10055558

Marijana Fajgl level-classic 3/25/2012 11:26:06 PM

Big congratulations on your outstanding finalist, Emile! #10055779

Stefania Barbier level-classic 3/26/2012 2:32:01 AM

too fun... this will soon have gold on it... huge congrats!!! #10056035

Ellen Hodges level-classic 3/26/2012 3:38:10 AM

Huge congrats on a fabulous finalist, Emile!! Very best luck in the next round!! #10056175

Deborah C. Lewinson level-classic 3/26/2012 5:32:19 AM

This gets my photo of the year award, Emile!

Congrats and best wishes for the next round!
Debby #10056641

Carol Eade level-classic 3/26/2012 5:58:23 AM

Congratulations on your fabulous finalist, Emile! #10056716

Inge Linden level-classic 3/26/2012 8:50:44 AM

Congratulations! #10057316

Emile Abbott level-classic 3/26/2012 1:31:11 PM

Thank you all Heather, Tammy, Bobby, Carla, Tiia, JOANN, Patricia C, Stakn, Merna,Usman, Marijana, Stefenia, Ellen, Debby, Carol and Inge. #10058419

Jeff Robinson level-classic 3/26/2012 3:55:31 PM

Congrats Doc on this Fantastic Finalist!! #10058870

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 3/26/2012 4:23:19 PM

WTG, my friend! Congratz & good luck! #10058980

Anita Hogue 3/26/2012 4:28:40 PM

Love this, Emile! Such a fun and wonderful capture! Congratulations on your finalist! #10059000

Nancy L. Green level-classic 3/26/2012 4:35:55 PM

CONGRATULATIONS Emile on this WONDERFUL!!! <>< #10059021

Phyllis H. Burchett 3/26/2012 6:31:00 PM

WOW Emile, L O V E this....big congrats on your finalist and good luck! #10059369

ALLEN O. HOWARD 3/26/2012 10:21:24 PM

HUGE Congratulations Emile. Another awesome image you got of the Polar Bears! #10059982

Emile Abbott level-classic 3/27/2012 6:56:18 AM

Thanks Jeff, Patrick, Anita, Nancy, Phyllis and Allen. #10060897

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This beautiful female polar bear was having so much fun rolling and playing in the tundra snow at Cape Churchill on the Hudson Bay. Captured at 105mm, ISO1000, F/8, 1/400 sec, +1 ev and WB set to cloudy handheld from a tundra buggy with open window.

Exif: F Number: 8, Exposure Bias Value: 1.00, ExposureTime: 1/400 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 1000, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 105.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D

Uploaded on 2/24/2012 9:20:44 AM

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