Intense

Terry Cervi level-classic 4/10/2012 6:06:51 AM

Wonderful detail and tones in this beautiful capture, Ms.V! #1455642

Don Christiana level-classic 4/10/2012 7:22:39 AM

WOW...perfect title for this great capture. The details are perfect. I hope you have a great day. #10083966

Julianne Bradford level-classic 4/10/2012 7:49:30 AM

Wonderful pov and lighting on this magnificent hawk Valarie..this would be great for PG101,s H theme today..winner in my book. #10084020

Debbie Bray level-classic 4/10/2012 7:44:58 PM

Wow, what a wonderful capture of this fabulous hawk, lots of close up detail, Val!! Great to see you back!! #10084912

Heather Loewenhardt level-classic 4/10/2012 9:23:12 PM

Incredible detail in this beautifully framed portrait. #10085087

Emile Abbott level-classic 4/11/2012 11:55:27 AM

Outstanding and in your face Hawk, Val. #10085941

Tammy Espino level-classic 4/11/2012 2:42:12 PM

Duck!! :) Awesome close up! What was he after? #10086139

Stephen Zacker level-classic 4/13/2012 3:34:16 PM

Wow.. very intense and dramatic. #10089395

Mary Dimitriw level-classic 4/14/2012 6:00:50 AM

Wow, winner in my book Val. Outstanding capture! #10090161

Karen Bacon level-classic 4/14/2012 10:27:57 AM

Another outstanding capture Val!Love this!Have a great weekend! #10090533

Thomas E. Hinds level-classic 4/15/2012 6:56:56 PM

Beautifu1 work, Val! #10092412

Julie Burnett level-classic 4/17/2012 6:16:13 AM

What a beauty, Val! Love the tones, light and incredible detail!! #10095192

Terry Cervi level-classic 5/1/2012 8:11:18 PM

Congrats on your beautiful finalist, Ms.V! #10116880

Ellen Hodges level-classic 5/1/2012 8:17:11 PM

Huge congrats and very best luck, Val!!! Regards to Mom, too!! #10116913

Tammy Espino level-classic 5/1/2012 8:18:51 PM

Congrats on your awesome finalist, Val!:) woot,woot! #10116929

Phyllis A. Houghton level-classic 5/1/2012 8:21:36 PM

wow, intense is right.Congrats on your terrific finalist, Val! #10116950

Ann Coates level-classic 5/1/2012 8:24:46 PM

Congratulations on your fabulous finalist Valarie. #10116978

Thomas E. Hinds level-classic 5/1/2012 8:52:02 PM

Beautiful Finalist, Val! Big Congratulations! #10117172

Tammy M. Anderson level-classic 5/2/2012 3:26:40 AM

Congrats on your beautiful finalist, Val. #10117649

Bobby Ray Goodman level-classic 5/2/2012 5:11:08 AM

A big Congratulations on this beautiful finalist,Valarie!!!! #10117988

Heather Loewenhardt level-classic 5/2/2012 5:43:07 AM

Congratulations on this gorgeous finalist Val. Good luck. #10118064

Don Christiana level-classic 5/2/2012 5:45:08 AM

Val, this has Gold written all over it. Congrats on being a Finalist. Hope you have a great day. #10118077

Lorna Shutter level-classic 5/2/2012 6:52:07 AM

Wow!!! CONGRATULATIONS on this INTENSE Finalist, Ms. America!!!!! WTG!!! Hope to see this one again!!! :)
Photobucket #10118350

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 5/2/2012 7:11:28 AM

What an amazing Finalist Val, big congrats!

jo ann c. #10118434

Emile Abbott level-classic 5/2/2012 7:27:10 AM

Congrats Val on a well deserved finalist. WTG #10118499

Bojan Bencic level-classic 5/2/2012 8:10:25 AM

Fantastic. Congratulations on your finalist, Val. #10118668

Gina Cormier level-classic 5/2/2012 10:03:21 AM

Congrats on this fabulous image!! #10118990

Phyllis Burchett level-classic 5/2/2012 3:44:09 PM

Congrats on this awesome finalist Val! #10119578

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 5/2/2012 4:03:56 PM

CONGRATULATIONS once again, Val! #10119595

Carol L. Fowler level-classic 5/2/2012 4:21:02 PM

Really striking image- Congrats! #10119621

Carol Eade level-classic 5/2/2012 5:36:02 PM

Just beautiful, Val, congratulations on your finalist! #10119786

R. J. Laudenbacher level-classic 5/2/2012 7:33:03 PM

Wow Val....congrats on this fabulous finalist. #10120029

Rona L. Schwarz level-classic 5/2/2012 8:21:35 PM

Somehow I missed this one earlier, Val, but what a marvelous capture of this hawk! Your title is perfect - he is really intense, and with wonderful detail and clarity. Great portrait and very well-deserved Finalist. Double Congratulations!! #10120161

Reynaldo D. Reyes level-classic 5/2/2012 10:37:07 PM

Woohoo! Congratulations on this outstanding finalist Val. Hope to see Gold on this one. #10120265

Debbie Bray level-classic 5/3/2012 12:15:11 AM

WoW Val! When you come back, you sure know how to wow us! Big congratulations on a wonderful capture, and I hope it goes gold gold gold!!!!! #10120315

Mary Dimitriw level-classic 5/3/2012 3:00:32 AM

I told you this would be a winner!! I'm hoping to see gold later today! Congratulations again Val!! #10120409

Nancy (Peaches) Harker level-classic 5/3/2012 9:16:13 AM

Congratulations on your awesome finalist, best of luck in the next round!!! #10120969

Val Feldman level-classic 5/3/2012 9:43:05 AM

Thanks all...appreciate the stop-by and wonderful comments!!! ~Val #10121040

Laura E. Swan level-classic 5/4/2012 12:08:17 AM

Congratulations. Pictures, Images and Photos
On this super capture making Finalist! I love the tight crop. His intense eyes become our focus and we can feel his fierce nature.

Great Job, Dear Lady!!!

LOTW :D #10121922

Nancyj Hovey level-classic 5/4/2012 10:40:10 AM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o) #10122562

Tammy Espino level-classic 5/4/2012 8:06:54 PM

Congrats on your awesome win! :) #10123421

Heather Loewenhardt level-classic 5/4/2012 8:27:16 PM

Congrats on another wonderful gold medal win Val. #10123494

Ann Coates level-classic 5/4/2012 8:36:31 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful Gold Valarie. #10123514

Joannie M. Bertucci level-classic 5/4/2012 9:50:07 PM

Amazing image Val and I'm totally intimidated by this bird! Congrats on your "intense" gold badge! #10123596

Bobby Ray Goodman level-classic 5/4/2012 10:04:37 PM

Hi Valarie,Big congratulations my friend!!! #10123608

Stefania Barbier level-classic 5/4/2012 10:50:11 PM

magnificent winner Val... congratulations! #10123673

Renee Doyle level-classic 5/5/2012 12:02:51 AM

Wonderful work Val! Congratulations!! #10123777

Ellen Hodges level-classic 5/5/2012 12:05:24 AM

Huge congrats on a fabulous winner AND DOUBLE GOLD, Val!!! Soooo happy to see these winners!! #10123786

Debbie Bray level-classic 5/5/2012 12:11:20 AM

Holey moley, Val - TWO WONDERFUL WINNERS!! Congratulations, you make it look easy!! :)) #10123801

Mary Dimitriw level-classic 5/5/2012 2:09:11 AM

Wow Val!! Awesome winner, I knew it would!! #10123884

Julie Burnett level-classic 5/5/2012 4:13:28 AM

Congratulations on this amazing winner, Val!! #10123995

Hayden Cannon level-classic 5/5/2012 4:35:06 AM

Two winners! How do you do it Val, I need to get some lessons from you someday : ) #10124019

Danny B. Head level-classic 5/5/2012 5:01:27 AM

Such a regal bird! Congrats on both your wins! #10124056

Thomas E. Hinds level-classic 5/5/2012 5:09:48 AM

Wonderful Winner! Congratulations, Val! #10124079

Lorna Shutter level-classic 5/5/2012 5:26:31 AM

Wow!!! Two Gold Awards in one month!!! How wonderful!!! CONGRATULATIONS on both of your 2nd Place Wins, Ms. U.S. of A.!!!!! Awesome work, my friend!!! Let's Dance!!! :)
Photobucket #10124103

Terry Cervi level-classic 5/5/2012 6:05:19 AM

Congrats on your fantastic win, Ms.V!! It's a beauty and so well deserved! #10124179

Orsi level-classic 5/5/2012 6:47:19 AM

Congratulations Val!Amazing capture!!! #10124247

Monnie Ryan level-classic 5/5/2012 6:47:47 AM

Woo hoo! Congratulations, Val! #10124249

Don Christiana level-classic 5/5/2012 6:48:59 AM

What an impressive day...two GOLDS. A HUGE CONGRATS on a awesome and amazing photo. I hope you have a great day. #10124254

Patricia A. Coblentz level-classic 5/5/2012 6:53:02 AM

Such a striking image, Val....huge congratulations on your gold win for it!!!! #10124276

Phyllis Burchett level-classic 5/5/2012 7:00:09 AM

BIG congrats on your win Val! #10124301

Bojan Bencic level-classic 5/5/2012 7:05:39 AM

Fantastic photo, Val. Congratulations on your win. #10124328

Bob Cournoyer level-classic 5/5/2012 7:47:44 AM

Congrats on your Gold, Val... :-) #10124433

Leslie McLain level-classic 5/5/2012 8:08:22 AM

Congrats on another terrific winner, Val. #10124477

Gina Cormier 5/5/2012 8:29:59 AM

Congrats on this spectacular image Val!!!!!!!!! You rock girl!!!! #10124533

Michele Peterson level-classic 5/5/2012 9:03:22 AM

Wow, this is incredible, Val! Intense is perfect for the title. The light and details are perfect! BIG Congratulations on this winning photo!! #10124606

Carol Flisak level-classic 5/5/2012 9:57:37 AM

Terrific image, Val... wonderful details, tones, and light! Huge congratulations on your winner! #10124761

Karen Bacon level-classic 5/5/2012 10:31:19 AM

A big congrats Val! #10124812

Carla Capra level-classic 5/5/2012 10:57:17 AM

Wow, Wow, Wow, what a stunning winner! Congratulations! #10124855

Emile Abbott level-classic 5/5/2012 11:19:50 AM

Huge Texas CONGRATULATIONS on this excellent and well deserved gold winner Val. #10124922

Lydia Williams level-classic 5/5/2012 12:51:22 PM

Congratulations, Val...Well done and well deserved! #10124997

Merna L. Nobile level-classic 5/5/2012 2:02:20 PM

Well here we are, through thick and thin. It is a joy to be able to be supportive and to congratulate each other for another month of magnificent photographs during May, 2012. I send all of you my very best, Merna Nobile #10125097

Anita Hogue level-classic 5/5/2012 3:10:30 PM

Stunning! Congratulations Val! #10125175

Rona L. Schwarz level-classic 5/5/2012 3:18:12 PM

DOUBLE GOLD, GIRL!!! Birds, squirrels, flowers, macros...you can do it all, Val! I know I join with many others in saying I am in awe of your talent! Super congratulations to you!! #10125186

Carol L. Fowler level-classic 5/5/2012 4:48:04 PM

This is so wonderful, Sis! Our clan certainly is showing talent, isn't it! Say HI to Mom!! #10125253

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna level-classic 5/5/2012 5:56:23 PM

WTG on this fantastic winner! :-) k #10125319

Laura E. Swan level-classic 5/5/2012 6:19:45 PM

Congratulations Pictures, Images and Photos
!!! On Your Outstanding Gold Winner!!! #10125364

Deborah C. Lewinson level-classic 5/5/2012 6:55:27 PM

Congrats on your win, Val, for this terrific image!

Debby #10125396

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 5/5/2012 7:15:44 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on your Winner, Val! #10125419

R. J. Laudenbacher level-classic 5/5/2012 7:33:07 PM

No surprise here Val. Congrats on your fabulous winner! #10125453

Debra R. Harder level-classic 5/5/2012 7:41:00 PM

WOW...this is AWESOME, Val! Huge congratulations on your OUTSTANDING GOLD WINNER!! Deb #10125467

Carol Eade level-classic 5/6/2012 7:01:37 AM

Big congratulations, Val! #10125921

Christopher J. Budny level-classic 5/6/2012 8:03:08 AM

What a beauty, and what a terrific capture; the lighting, the "glow" off the feathers and beak... congratulations! #10126037

Patricia Seidler level-classic 5/6/2012 8:42:03 AM

Congratulations to you too Val! This is awesome! #10126100

Amanda J. Tanner level-classic 5/6/2012 1:30:47 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful Winner Val! #10126416

Stephen Zacker level-classic 5/6/2012 5:25:52 PM

Fantastic capture. Congratulations, Val #10126739

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 5/6/2012 10:31:00 PM

Great capture, Val. CONGRATZ on another Gold Win!

UB. #10127015

Kathy Cline level-classic 5/8/2012 1:22:11 PM

Super shot Val and a BIG congratulations all the way from the south of France. I arrive home wed. night.
Have a blessed day. #10129548

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic 5/10/2012 2:13:51 PM

Beautiful capture and beautiful treatment, Val. Huge congrats. #10132644

David M. Montero level-classic 5/11/2012 7:14:13 PM

Congratulations on scoring gold with this splendid capture Val! #10134374

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Exif: F Number: 7.1, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/800 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 400, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 72.00 mm, Model: NIKON D300

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BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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