Blues and the Bat Boy

© Michelle Alton

Blues and the Bat Boy

Agnes Fegan Student 6/26/2012 5:42:27 AM

"The agony of defeat" ... a wonderful candid capture showing his feelings! #1471353

Marlon Ignacio 6/26/2012 5:46:48 AM

I could tell from his face that it wasn't good news. Well done, Michelle. #10200924

Mary Beth Aiello 6/26/2012 5:48:43 AM

You can feel his disappointment, Michelle. A very well timed capture. #10200927

Tiia Vissak 6/26/2012 7:55:23 AM

a great portrait! #10201161

Jill Odice 6/26/2012 9:21:45 AM

YOu caught all his feelings in this shot! #10201240

Leslie McLain 6/26/2012 10:25:50 AM

Terrific capture, Michelle. You really caught the emotions and the moment. #10201280

Neal D. Hatcher 6/26/2012 11:52:21 AM

Awesome emotion filled capture-WELL DONE #10201337

rony sagy 6/26/2012 12:48:06 PM

Wonderful capture, Michelle. #10201389

Katherine Kuhn 6/26/2012 2:11:16 PM

Great capture -- you've told his story! #10201466

Anthony G. Comella 6/26/2012 6:42:28 PM

SUPERB!!!!!!!!!! #10201759

Ujjwal Mukherjee 6/27/2012 1:18:23 AM

Great expression,skin tone,colours and capture,Michelle!! #10202051

Lorraine A. Cook 6/27/2012 4:30:12 AM

His face is a story 'map', Michelle!!

Excellent color and detail, My Friend!!!<:)) #10202197

Ellen Hodges 6/27/2012 7:20:40 PM

Fabulous capture in my book, Michelle!! His expression says it all!!! #10203487

Rona L. Schwarz 6/27/2012 10:24:33 PM

I am loving all your Carpenter baseball series' captures, Michelle, but this one is a real treat! A story-telling image if I ever saw one - the expression on his face - filled with emotion, absolutely terrific! #10203660

JO ANN CLEVELAND 6/28/2012 7:51:54 AM

That expression tells it well!

Great portrait Michelle!

jo ann c. #10204222

Deborah C. Lewinson 6/28/2012 8:18:22 PM

Outstanding image, Michelle, great expression, colors, tones, comp, and story!

Debby #10205217

Anita N. Hogue 6/29/2012 2:59:49 PM

Oh, just absolutely perfection Michelle! #10206481

Thomas E. Hinds 6/30/2012 6:15:18 PM

Fabulous image, Michelle! #10208157

Lindley Johnson 7/3/2012 7:38:06 PM

The expression tells the story! A terrific capture, Michelle. #10213216

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Description


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This was shot in the 9th inning of the championship game of the 2012 Carpenter Cup Classic, in the Phillies' Stadium.
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This boy's team had just left three men on base in the 8th inning, pretty much killing their chances to tie the game.
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There would be no Championship joy, as the Team, which had been STELLAR went down one-two-three in the Ninth.
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The boy is gazing up at the scoreboard here.

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Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/640 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 365.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 7D

Uploaded on 6/26/2012 5:20:21 AM

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