Shelly L. Rauscher 12/29/2005 1:08:43 PM

Oh my goodness, that is beautiful! I'm in awe! Great job! #365955

Heather L. Jacks 12/29/2005 1:15:53 PM

So Sweet...I love the warm skin tones and the textures. Well done. #2233060

Fawn M. Schutt 12/29/2005 2:10:30 PM

Beautiftul. What a story it tells!


Http://TimeExposure.tripod.com #2233153

Dale Ann Cubbage 12/29/2005 3:44:04 PM

Incredibly moving, and beautiful Jessica!

da #2233301

Nicole Kessel 12/29/2005 3:45:58 PM

Beautiful shot, Jessica! #2233305

Amanda Price 12/29/2005 3:46:49 PM

OOOO! LOVE! I hope you win! #2233309

Kaye Burazin 12/29/2005 3:47:19 PM

so beautiful Jessica, a image that could bring one to tears it's that powerful!!!! #2233311

Lynn Crawford 12/29/2005 4:04:41 PM

Oh Jessica I just love this, such beautiful color tone, what a great keepsake for this little one :) #2233359

Marie Fields 12/30/2005 7:51:44 AM

WONDERFUL image, Jessica!!

Happy Holidays!!! #2235190

Michelle R. Johnson 1/7/2006 10:24:20 PM

Ok, we've all seen this done many, many times... BUT you've made this so unique and outstanding!! I absolutely love this shot! AWESOME!!! #2263800

Sandy Landon 1/20/2006 11:43:16 PM

Congrats Jessica!! Wonderful shot! #2312543

Amanda Price 1/20/2006 11:55:42 PM

Congrats, Jessica! ;) #2312597

Michelle R. Johnson 1/21/2006 12:44:23 AM

Jessica, I hope this wins the grand prize!! It is an amazing portrait! Congratulations and good luck in the next round!!! #2312855

Maria M 1/21/2006 1:03:50 AM

Congratulations Jessica! I see we know each other on DeviantArt =) This is EvilxElf.

Congrats again. I love this #2312916

Megan p 1/21/2006 6:20:34 AM

Amazing, Beautiful and Touching Jessica, Congratulations!! #2314271

Stephen Zacker 1/21/2006 7:20:56 AM

Wonderful. Congratulations #2314858

KHAWLA Haddad 1/21/2006 7:35:03 AM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist!!!!!!
Good luck in the next round! #2315009

Wendy Stevenson 1/21/2006 7:40:53 AM

Congratulations on this superb finalist Jessica. Very emotive and beautiful! #2315071

Damian Schlussel 1/21/2006 8:22:22 AM

awesome color and texture. I like how you framed the subjects. Well done!!! #2315464

Life Expressions 1/21/2006 9:07:58 AM

Congrats on your finalist! #2315884

Susana Ms Heide 1/21/2006 10:23:48 AM

WOW! I'm in AWE of the beauty in this image! Congrats and Good Luck!! #2316466

Pieter Van Zyl 1/21/2006 10:47:19 AM

I love this photo, Congrats.. #2316606

Roxanne M. Bubar 1/21/2006 10:50:39 AM

Congrats on this fantastic image. #2316633

Cathy M. Gromball 1/21/2006 4:32:08 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist, Jessica!

Cathy :) #2318902

Erica Murphy 1/21/2006 6:47:56 PM

Amazing Jessica!! A very moving and powerful image! Good luck in the contest.

Erica #2319446

Leonard Pierce 1/21/2006 7:41:32 PM

Congratulations on another finalist, Jessica!!! #2319858

Lori S. Aschbrenner 1/21/2006 8:27:32 PM

Congratulations, Jessica! I love the strength and character of the hands, contrasting with the newborn feet. Wonderful work. #2320061

Monika Sapek 1/22/2006 12:08:21 AM

Very touching image! Many congratulations on your finalist and good luck in the next round, Jessica!

Dale Ann Cubbage 1/22/2006 8:15:23 PM

I knew this one was a winner, Jessica! Good luck with it and congrats!

da #2324313

Deb Holmes-Hatfield 1/23/2006 3:59:19 PM

Congratulations on this precious finalist! #2328010

Mellanie 1/24/2006 7:09:53 AM

congrats on this precious 2nd place win, Jessica! #2330715

Sandy Landon 1/24/2006 7:11:38 AM

Wonderful!!! Congrats!!! #2330728

Life Expressions 1/24/2006 7:16:51 AM

Congratulations on your second place winner Jessica!!!! #2330774

Barbara Helgason 1/24/2006 7:52:56 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful winner Jessica! #2330986

Marie Fields 1/24/2006 8:06:53 AM

CONGRATULATIONS, Jessica!!! #2331040

Michelle R. Johnson 1/24/2006 8:25:25 AM

Congratulations on a well deserved win!! This is a gorgeous, straight to the heart portrait!!! #2331096

Susana Ms Heide 1/24/2006 8:27:34 AM

Many CONGRATS Jessica on a timeless capture! What a treasure! #2331108

Alison Greenwood 1/24/2006 8:39:35 AM

Fantastic!!! Well done Jessica!!! :o) #2331179

Nicole Kessel 1/24/2006 8:48:32 AM

Congratulations Jessica, on this outstanding win!! #2331237

Amanda Price 1/24/2006 9:08:23 AM

:D:D:D:D I'm thrilled to see this again! A big congrats on your win! #2331339

Megan p 1/24/2006 9:34:58 AM

So gorgeous Jessica!!! Congratulations! #2331419

Terry L. Ellis 1/24/2006 10:41:34 AM

Congratulations, Jessica, on this marvelous win! #2331746

Kay E. Mahoney 1/24/2006 12:16:40 PM

Congratulations on your second place winner Jessica. Love the colors. #2332180

Deborah Sandidge 1/24/2006 12:44:22 PM

Dramatic and expressive, Jessica - well deserved win - congratulations! #2332340

Laura Clay-Ballard 1/24/2006 5:38:22 PM

congrats on this awesome winning image! #2333617

Stephen Zacker 1/24/2006 6:41:08 PM

I liked this a lot when I first saw it :-) Congratulations #2333837

Maria M 1/24/2006 11:14:45 PM

Congratulations! #2334690

Donna W. Neal 1/25/2006 5:34:55 AM

Congratulations on this fine winner Jessica #2335805

Laurence Saliba 1/25/2006 6:06:38 AM

Congratulations on this outstanding Winner, Jessica!! #2335940

Kimberly Peck 1/25/2006 1:24:49 PM

Congrats on 2nd place! So exciting!!!! #2337661

Cathy M. Gromball 1/25/2006 3:42:04 PM

Congratulations on your Second Place win, Jessica!

Cathy :) #2338181

Jessica Hughes 1/25/2006 6:53:44 PM

Thank you all for your support with this photo. I appreciate it. :) THANK YOU!!! #2339072

KHAWLA Haddad 1/25/2006 7:49:01 PM

Congratulations on your Wonderful winner!!! #2339283

KHAWLA Haddad 1/25/2006 7:50:14 PM

Congratulations on your Wonderful winner!!! #2339289

She-She Killough 1/26/2006 1:22:09 AM

WONDERFUL Image! Huge Congrats to you on your win Jessica!! #2339795

Monika Sapek 1/28/2006 8:15:40 AM

Big congratulations on your Second Place Win, Jessica!

Jessica Hughes 1/30/2006 9:55:37 AM

Thanks everyone!! :) #2356224

Simon Effendi 1/30/2006 11:18:01 PM

so classic... so wonderful! #2358418

Dawn Leslie 2/21/2006 11:59:46 PM

Hello Jessica I am new to better photo . I love this photo's warm effects and antique tones. This appears different than sepia what effects did you use If I may ask? #2451332

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Newborn with grandfather. I uploaded this a few days ago but I've made some changes so...here it is again. :)

Uploaded on 12/29/2005 12:54:09 PM

BetterPhoto.com All Time Best Photo Contest Editor's Pick
BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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