Tammy M. Anderson Student 11/30/2012 4:45:02 PM

Love the colors and comp. Brian. #1501193

Tammy Espino 11/30/2012 6:57:59 PM

Hi Brian,
Good to see you back again!! An excellent capture!! :) #10443700

Shelly A. Van Camp 11/30/2012 9:22:56 PM

Hey Brian...nice to see you back. Thanks for the nice note. Nice image too!! #10443979

Ken Smith 12/1/2012 7:00:52 AM

Welcome back, Brian! Cool, and colors! #10444528

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 12/1/2012 12:56:13 PM

Excellent use of color and design. I agree, welcome back to BP and the world of photography. #10445359

Phyllis Burchett 12/3/2012 8:53:57 PM

Very cool image Brian, love the colors and design....glad to see you back! #10449445

Mary Dimitriw 12/4/2012 4:10:37 AM

Nice to meet you and welcome back! You have a wonderful gallery and looking forward to seeing many more!

Love the brilliant color and comp! #10449879

Millie A. Talarico 12/22/2012 8:44:21 AM

Excellent color, design & lighting Brian. another fave for me! #10474932

Alex T. Mizuno 12/27/2012 8:56:20 PM

Congratulations on your First Fantastic Finalist in your new gallery, Brian! It's a winning image!! Way to go!!! #10481403

Julianne Bradford 12/27/2012 9:24:04 PM

Congrats on this great finalist Brian! #10481465

Tamara K. Walker 12/27/2012 9:35:14 PM

Congratulations. #10481494

Brian M. Jones 12/27/2012 9:43:09 PM

This was my First Image I posted when I returned to BetterPhoto at the end of November.. I only had this one entry, but it means alot to me.. Than you everyone for all your kind words since I returned after being away for 2 years.. #10481528

Sherran Andersen 12/27/2012 10:21:27 PM

Congrats Brian. #10481631

Carol L. Fowler 12/27/2012 10:58:07 PM

Big Congrats on this FInalist! #10481787

Nadia Paul 12/27/2012 11:47:47 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Brian! #10481920

Ann Coates 12/28/2012 12:01:11 AM

Congratulations on your fantastic finalist Brian. #10481937

Jill Odice 12/28/2012 12:39:15 AM

Congrats on your very colorful finalist!!! #10481995

Reynaldo D. Reyes 12/28/2012 2:37:15 AM

So well deserved. A huge congrats on your finalist Brian. Hope you get the gold on this one! #10482102

Bobby Ray Goodman 12/28/2012 3:44:11 AM

Hi Brian,Congratulastions on this beautiful finalist!!!! #10482207

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 12/28/2012 4:45:22 AM

Congratulations on your very cool finalist Brian. WTG! #10482468

Marijana Fajgl 12/28/2012 4:57:21 AM

Big congratulations on your fantastic finalist, Brian! #10482519

Kay E. Mahoney 12/28/2012 5:22:07 AM

Congratulations on your finalist, Brian. Good luck in the next round. #10482611

Jeff W. Robinson 12/28/2012 5:43:16 AM

Congrats on the Finalist Brian! #10482670

Doug Pignet 12/28/2012 5:43:32 AM

WTG!!!! well done #10482671

JO ANN CLEVELAND 12/28/2012 6:17:30 AM

So glad to see this get recognition, I loved it!
Congrats on this great finalist don't leave us again, look what we have been missing... lol

jo ann c. #10482759

Ken Smith 12/28/2012 7:16:16 AM

Congrats, Brian!! #10483056

Susan Williams 12/28/2012 7:44:30 AM

Love this! Congratulations, Brian. #10483160

isabel C. Zepeda 12/28/2012 7:59:54 AM


Congratulation on your finalist

YSA... #10483203

Judy Foxworthy 12/28/2012 8:05:58 AM

Congratulations Brian on your finalist. Outstanding idea and photo!!! #10483223

Ellen Hodges 12/28/2012 8:09:47 AM

Huge congrats and very best luck, Brian, on a fabulous finalist!!! Sooooo to the point!!! Lol #10483248

Maria Coulson 12/28/2012 8:19:45 AM

Congratulations Brian, simple and colorful. Well done! #10483282

Brian M. Jones 12/28/2012 8:47:28 AM

Thank you all very much. Was not expecting A finalist Pick for this image. It was the only Image I submitted for November, as I rejoined Betterphoto after 2 years away.. Thanks to all my Betterphoto friends #10483387

Leslie McLain 12/28/2012 9:52:37 AM

Congrats on a terrific finalist, Brian. #10483657

Connie J. Bagot 12/28/2012 9:54:09 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist! #10483664

Linda A. Braddock 12/28/2012 9:59:22 AM

Brian, Congratulations on this outstanding finalist! #10483704

Tammy Espino 12/28/2012 12:09:01 PM

Congrats!! :) #10484450

Michele Peterson 12/28/2012 1:47:24 PM

Congratulations on this colorful finalist!! #10484817

Cindy Bendush 12/28/2012 2:19:35 PM

Beautiful array of color! Congratulations on this eye-catching finalist Brian! #10484894

Vicki Hunt 12/28/2012 4:07:23 PM

Way to go!!! #10485093

Claudia Kuhn 12/28/2012 4:44:06 PM

Wonderful finalist Brian, congrats and good luck #10485202

Nancy L. Green 12/28/2012 6:31:57 PM

CONGRATULATIONS Brian on this wonderful finalist, WTG!!! <>< #10485617

Carol Flisak 12/28/2012 8:13:30 PM

Congratulations on your colorful and terrific finalist, Brian! #10485891

Deborah C. Lewinson 12/28/2012 8:14:45 PM

So glad you came back to Better Photo, Brian!

Congrats on your awesome finalist!
Debby #10485894

Jeana Clark 12/28/2012 8:46:31 PM

What a way to Welcome you back too!!
Congrats on this fabulous Finalist!
Hope to see in the final round!!

~J~ #10485949

PATRICIA A. CASEY 12/29/2012 9:15:02 AM

Congratulations, Brian!!!! all the best in the next round.... #10486875

Patrick Rouzes 12/29/2012 10:13:21 AM

Congrats on this perfect finalist, Brian!!! #10486961

Sabrina Ryan 12/29/2012 11:29:37 AM

Congratulations on your finalist, Brian! #10487153

Amanda J. Tanner 12/29/2012 11:58:36 AM

Congratulations Brian! Your talents shine! A great Finalist! #10487279

Mary Dimitriw 12/29/2012 3:57:35 PM

Excellent Brian! Congrats on your well deserved finalist! I'm sure it will be the first of many. #10488060

Phyllis Burchett 12/30/2012 9:20:50 AM

Congrats on this wonderful finalist Brian! #10489372

Lindley Johnson 12/30/2012 4:26:32 PM

Congratulations on your terrific finalist, Brian! #10490139

Nina Shields 12/30/2012 5:36:02 PM

Brian, what a joy it is to discover your gallery; your talent is very evident; congrats on this award winning photo; it is truly outstanding and worthy of great recognition; best of luck and keep up the inspiring work! #10490235

Mariann Kovats 12/30/2012 6:10:19 PM

Welcome back Brian!!! Huge congrats on this excellent finalist! I am looking forward to see your images, I always enjoyed seeing your work! #10490279

Linda S. Smith 12/30/2012 7:24:07 PM

Congrats Brian on a very colorful finalist win! Excellent detail and pov! #10490382

Debra R. Harder 12/31/2012 12:27:00 PM

This is excellent, Brian! Huge congratulations on your SUPERB finalist!! #10492409

Janice Mezzacappa 12/31/2012 3:15:06 PM

Fantastic capture Brian Huge Congrats on your amazing winner!!! Welcome back we are all fortunate to view your outstanding work!! Happy New Year! #10492707

Mary K. Robison 12/31/2012 8:35:23 PM

Beautiful macro with excellent details, Brian ~
Congratulastions on your well earned Finalist! #10493124

Jane Hirst 1/1/2013 5:25:38 AM

Very the colors and your arrangement. congratulations on being a finalist!! #10493544

Lisa J. Chorny 1/1/2013 9:49:58 AM

Congratulations on your finalist, Brian! Great shot! I'm loving your gallery too. Good eye! Can't wait to see more from you :) #10494014

Renata Gusciora 1/2/2013 7:25:38 AM

Big congratulations on this fabulous finalist,Brian!!! Happy New Year and welcome back!!!:-) #10495419

Susan M. Campbell 1/2/2013 11:38:05 AM

Congrats on this awesome finalist. #10495812

Antonio Amen 1/3/2013 11:56:57 AM

Love this, congratulations. #10497597

Brian M. Jones 1/10/2013 12:38:37 PM

Thank you all for your very thoughtful comments on My Finalist Pick Pencils image. It really means alot to me to be back and here your kind words #10508540

Merna L. Nobile 1/20/2013 10:04:23 AM

January is a month of reflection for me, I remember how privileged I was to observe all the outstanding work and beautiful photographs of the past year. For the last time this year, I would be honored to congratulate you for your spectacular work and willingness to share with all of us, Happy New Year, Merna Nobile

Linda M. Solari 5/20/2013 8:46:15 AM

Brian this is so inventive, great colors and comp!! Congrats on your finalist!! #10700480

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Colored Pencils.

17-55mm f/2.8 Lens, ISO 160, f/10, 1/125s, SB-700 Speedlight

Basic Adjustments Done In PS CS6

Category: Catch All

Exif: F Number: 7.1, Exposure Bias Value: 0.67, ExposureTime: 1/80 seconds, Flash: fired, compulsory flash mode, return light detected, ISO: 160, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 55.00 mm, Model: NIKON D7000

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