The Artist

David Phalen Student 10/26/2012 5:47:26 PM

Great portrait!! You've done great job in capturing his zest for life!! #1494691

Tiia Vissak 10/27/2012 12:10:15 AM

a wonderful capture! #10385993

Joy Rector 10/27/2012 6:16:46 AM

love this shot, well done #10386260

Mitch Spence 10/27/2012 8:33:21 AM

This is such a delightful character and character study, JudyAnn. He looks like someone we'd want to stay and talk with for a long time. His painting as background is just excellent here. #10386465

JudyAnn Rector 10/27/2012 10:08:13 AM

Thank you very much, David, Tiia, Joy & Mitch... your support and comments are always appreciated! *:)) JudyAnn #10386595

John Connolly 10/27/2012 1:57:25 PM

A superb portrait JudyAnn! It is great to see some of his work in the background, he appears to have a style similar to Jackson Pollock! #10386873

JO ANN CLEVELAND 10/27/2012 2:59:28 PM

I love this, he has to be a "character"...great find JudyAnn..

jo ann c. #10386951

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer 10/28/2012 4:32:27 AM

What a wonderful smile and portrait, JudyAnn! #10387621

Douglas Perry 10/28/2012 10:38:07 AM

Wonderful job! #10388017

JudyAnn Rector 10/28/2012 11:28:04 AM

Thank you very much, John, Jo Ann, Kirsten & Douglas... I truly appreciate your comments and support! *:)) JudyAnn #10388069

Avril Mrs Young 10/28/2012 8:25:24 PM

wonderful portrait, he has such a beautiful smile and expressive face.. #10388789

Carol L. Fowler 10/29/2012 11:33:10 AM

Wonderful portrait! #10391423

JudyAnn Rector 10/29/2012 12:02:51 PM

Thank you very much, Avril & Carol!
*:)) JudyAnn #10391585

Nadia Paul 11/29/2012 9:06:47 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist JudyAnn! #10439264

Stefania Barbier 11/29/2012 10:28:28 PM

congratulations for your beautiful finalist! #10439526

Ujjwal Mukherjee 11/29/2012 11:52:11 PM

Congratulations on your excellent Finalist!!

Bojan Bencic 11/30/2012 7:52:25 AM

Congratulations on your amazing finalist, JudyAnn. Love it. #10441018

Emile Abbott 11/30/2012 9:29:50 AM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist, JudyAnn. #10441601

Mary Beth Aiello 11/30/2012 10:36:57 AM

A beautiful capture, JudyAnn. Huge congrats on this outstanding finalist. #10441878

JudyAnn Rector 11/30/2012 11:17:07 AM

Huge THANKS to each of you for your comments and support... they are SO appreciated!! *:)) JudyAnn #10442039

Mitch Spence 11/30/2012 12:17:54 PM

I love this portrait, JudyAnn. Congratulations on the finalist. #10442224

Neal D. Hatcher 12/1/2012 7:23:17 AM


JudyAnn Rector 12/1/2012 2:44:08 PM

Thank you very much Mitch & Neal... sure appreciate your support! *:))
JudyAnn #10445473

Merna L. Nobile 12/8/2012 11:06:06 AM

To my photo friend:
Look back with pride,
Look forward with excitement,
Enjoy the success of the day.
CONGRATULATIONS! Merna #10456073

JudyAnn Rector 12/8/2012 1:38:26 PM

Thank you very much, Merna! *:)) JudyAnn #10456289

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I took this photo at an art show in Bonita, California. He was such a wonderful gentleman and eager to discuss his art. The piece he is standing in front of is indeed one of his.

Exif: F Number: 4, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 10/200 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 30.20 mm, Model: DSC-R1

Uploaded on 10/26/2012 3:48:19 PM Photo Contest Finalist

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