Child with Cup

© Nikki McDonald

Child with Cup

Lynne Morris 8/12/2012 4:42:47 AM

Absolutely gorgeous work Nikki. #1480019

Michelle Alton 8/12/2012 5:00:58 AM

Yes it is. She already seemed a "throwback" to days gone by, but your brilliant treatment has "nailed" it! Beautiful tones, and the hair light from the the window is just inspired! #10272693

Joy Rector 8/12/2012 5:24:17 AM

awww, love this shot #10272720

R. J. Laudenbacher 8/12/2012 5:41:21 AM

Those eyes draw you right into this shot, Nikki. Fabulous portrait and perfect processing. #10272748

Richard B. Hallick 8/12/2012 7:23:33 AM

Beautiful portrait. I love the eyes and the backlighting on the hair. Her expression is wonderful. #10272914

Mariann Kovats 8/12/2012 11:28:06 AM

Gorgeous capture and work, Nikki. I don't blame you, I could not resist those gorgeous eyes either. #10273173

Mike Clime 8/12/2012 12:57:37 PM

Cute capture and wonderful treatment, Nikki! #10273225

Mitch Spence 8/12/2012 12:57:38 PM

Winsome, is that the word for the expression? Well, lots of words, I guess. Sweet, tentative, gentle . . . Just lovely, Nikki. #10273226

Connie J. Bagot 8/12/2012 1:32:57 PM

An amazing portrait---her eyes are mesmerizing and her expression so appealing (the way she is holding the cup adds so much). I love the way you handled the colors and tones---beautiful! #10273249

Anita Hogue 8/12/2012 2:57:47 PM

Fabulous eyes! She looks like a little porcelain doll! #10273334

Bob Cournoyer 8/12/2012 5:22:11 PM

THAT's the word I was looking for, Mitch!!
Well done, Nikki.. :-) #10273489

Larry A. Cameron 8/12/2012 9:19:49 PM

What a beautiful expression you captured! #10273650

Robert K. Bemus 8/12/2012 11:23:51 PM

She looks like a doll...wonderful portrait and textures, Nikki!! #10273706

Neal D. Hatcher 8/15/2012 7:31:16 PM

----------"BEAUTIFUL PORTRAIT"---------- #10277547

David M. Montero 8/17/2012 3:00:55 PM

Exceptionally beautiful Nikki! And yes, those eyes, and smile are an attention getter. #10280079

Carol Quina 8/22/2012 8:47:34 AM

Beautiful portrait of this sweet little girl! #10285555

a2o aini 12/29/2012 3:00:56 AM

Absolutely beautiful! Great capture Nikki. #10486304

Joseph T. Pilonero 12/29/2012 7:27:21 AM

This has such a wistful, old-time feel to it, Nikki. It is a wonderful shot with interest and emotion. The gold and brown tones really add a lot, too. Congratulations on Finalist and I suspect this might go beyond. TED #10486659

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I caught her just after lunch and had to clean her face a bit, but who could resist those eyes?! The "bracelet" she is wearing is actually a shaving from the cooper's shop; the kids call them "curlies".
2nd resubmission February 23, 2016
Category: People

Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 50000/1000000 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400,400, FocalLength: 28.00 mm, Model: DSLR-A350

Uploaded on 8/12/2012 4:30:14 AM
Entered into contest on 2/24/2016 6:18:26 AM Editor's Pick

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