© Wende Trew


Nadine A. Lewis level-classic 7/30/2006 5:47:38 AM

Beautiful, beautiful portrait, Wende. Looks awesome in b&w and I love the sparkle in her eyes!

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Terri L. Scribner 7/30/2006 5:52:13 AM

Perfectly titled!! Beautiful job! #3101121

monique gresser 7/30/2006 6:02:27 AM

What a beautiful child you have - Excellent photo Wende! #3101142

Gail Vitikacs level-classic 7/30/2006 6:02:54 AM

She is a beauty and you seem to capture her "soul" in all of her portraits Wende! #3101143

Denise M. Snyder 7/30/2006 6:13:43 AM

What amazing eyes! Beautiful. #3101180

Trisha Moe 7/30/2006 6:21:20 AM

LOVE LOVE this! She is so beautiful- your clarity and comp is great as well! INTENSE - perfect title! #3101210

Brinn MacDougall 7/30/2006 6:50:44 AM

This one you'll treasure forever.. #3101340

Carolyn Foster Spano 7/30/2006 7:04:52 AM

Wende, she doesn't even look real. What a little beauty and your work is wonderful! #3101388

Candy Avera 7/30/2006 11:42:07 AM

This is stunning Wende. Her eyes are fabulous and the black and white is great. Well done. #3101976

Tiffani S. LaNeave 7/30/2006 11:54:11 AM

Beautiful! Love how you filled the frame with her beautiful face and hair only! Gorgeous eyes! #3102004

Kim McCloud 7/30/2006 3:41:08 PM

Wow! I actually said "WOW!" out loud when I saw this image! This is awesome work. Her beauty is striking and her eyes shine. Love it! #3102569

Dale Ann Cubbage 7/31/2006 9:15:29 AM

This is stunning!!! Lovely work!

da #3106110

Lavone Vannoy 8/1/2006 12:57:20 AM

Truely and COMPLETELY incredible Wende!!!!! W*O*W!! :) #3108337

Dawn Leslie 8/1/2006 8:23:08 AM

I love this ...love the b&w and those eyes are spectacular. What a little beauty you have! #3110177

Alice Lero 8/1/2006 10:53:14 AM

Oh Wendy...she is just beautiful! Really beautiful work on the whole series. :) #3110773

Wende Trew 8/1/2006 5:13:18 PM

thanks everyone for your wonderful comments!!! I really appreciate you taken the time to comment!!! #3111853

Datha Y. Thompson 8/2/2006 9:54:26 PM

WOW those EYES are breathtaking...She is BEAUTIFUL Wende... #3117253

Kenneth Mucke 8/8/2006 8:55:05 PM

Georgous portrait and THOSE EYES....WOW #3141117

Shannon K. Voss 8/13/2006 9:11:03 AM

Wow Wende What a beautiful little girl and photo is so Natural and perfect. #3158346

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic 8/26/2006 12:34:56 PM

Congratulations on your finalist. Good luck in the next round. #3218210

Lavone Vannoy 8/26/2006 12:43:22 PM


LAVONE' #3218266

Chastity Abbott 8/26/2006 12:51:02 PM

WOW!!!!!!!!!!!! YOU GO GIRL!!! I am SOOOO happy for you!!!!! #3218344

Lorri Shank 8/26/2006 12:57:33 PM

WEnde--what a great portrait in B&W!
Love the intensity--great title. Congratulations on your Finalist! #3218410

Tim L. Hansen 8/26/2006 1:04:14 PM

Congratulations Wendy! Nice shot!! #3218471

Megan p 8/26/2006 1:06:38 PM

Congratulations Wende, I totally missed this one before, it "intensely" beautiful!!! #3218493

Datha Y. Thompson 8/26/2006 1:21:00 PM

BIG CONGRATS WENDE!! Way to go!! :0) #3218633

Denise M. Snyder 8/26/2006 1:39:49 PM


jennifer B. short level-classic 8/26/2006 1:58:29 PM

The eyes on this just draw you in. This is beautiful. Congrats to an excellent photographer!!!!! #3218977

Jenny Bosmans 8/26/2006 2:07:06 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Wende! :) #3219104

Barbara Helgason 8/26/2006 2:13:56 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist! #3219186

Julie Robinson 8/26/2006 2:46:04 PM

Congrats on your wondeful finalist! #3219575

Suzy Betancourt 8/26/2006 3:17:13 PM

Wende, Congrats
You know how I love this little one in photos.

Suzy #3219955

Kimberly J. Whipps 8/26/2006 3:24:07 PM

Wonderful image Wende, looks like just about everyone thinks so. :) #3220030

Graham Jones 8/26/2006 4:17:57 PM

Beautiful picture Wende. The PP treatment suits it so well. Congratulations.

regards, Graham #3220530

Tressie Davis 8/26/2006 5:25:45 PM

Great job Wende - congrats!! #3220986

Serena Pierce level-classic 8/26/2006 5:35:34 PM

Beautiful! Congratulations!! #3221056

Tamera S. Phillips 8/26/2006 6:04:25 PM

Well deserved finalist Wende!! #3221321

Candy Avera 8/26/2006 6:19:52 PM

Yay Wende!(applause, applause) This is beautiful. Congratulations! #3221469

Sherry S. Boles 8/26/2006 6:39:16 PM

Congrats, Wende! :) #3221670

Lorraine A. Cook 8/26/2006 7:24:37 PM

Congratulations and Good Luck in the next round, Wende!<:)) #3222160

Jane M 8/26/2006 7:30:52 PM

Congrats to you Wende! #3222218

cj patterson 8/26/2006 7:32:29 PM

congrats wende! gorgeous!! glad to see so many of my friends in the finalists round this time! #3222236

Linda D. Lester level-classic 8/26/2006 9:04:27 PM

Congratulations on this beauty! #3223155

Alisha L. Ekstrom level-classic 8/26/2006 9:36:47 PM

Congrats Wende;) Beautiful & good luck in the next round:):) #3223311

Lynne Morris 8/27/2006 1:21:18 AM

Many congreatulations Wende. #3223882

Petra Roth 8/27/2006 1:41:23 AM

Congrats Wende on this gorgeous portrait!!!! So happy for you! #3223912

Paul Michko 8/27/2006 1:46:25 AM

Congratulation on a great finalist, Wende. #3223937

Darla C. Sammons 8/27/2006 3:21:58 AM

Beautiful image! #3224368

Alison Greenwood level-classic 8/27/2006 4:17:15 AM

Congratulations on your finalist Wende! WTG! #3224548

Breanna D. Manley 8/27/2006 5:04:08 AM

Congrats Wende!!! #3224808

Graeme yew Chow level-classic 8/27/2006 5:04:24 AM

Congratulation ! Wende. Super finalist. #3224809

Terri L. Scribner 8/27/2006 5:05:06 AM

Congrats on this finalist, Wende!! Good luck in the winners round! #3224812

Kimberly Peck 8/27/2006 7:35:48 AM

congrats wende! #3225663

Sandra Freyler 8/27/2006 8:18:51 AM

Congratulations, Wende! :) #3225883

Elizabeth Beaudoin 8/27/2006 9:23:17 AM

Congratulations Wende! Beautiful image! #3226246

Donna R. Moratelli 8/27/2006 9:35:46 AM

way to go!!!! I wish that I shot this one!!!! It's an EXCELLENT image and SHE is BEAUTIFUL!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Congratulations!! #3226298

Nicole Kessel 8/27/2006 11:39:54 AM

Way to go, Wende! Congratulations! #3226913

LENA U. FRIEDMAN 8/27/2006 1:48:13 PM


Alana Ibe 8/27/2006 4:14:31 PM

Once again, you have created a gorgeous portrait!!! Congratulations!!! #3228257

Ken Smith level-classic 8/27/2006 5:06:34 PM

Congratulations, Wende!! Well deserved!! #3228545

Dawn Leslie 8/28/2006 3:14:34 AM

Way to go...congrats on this! #3230426

Carolyn Foster Spano 8/28/2006 5:03:09 AM

Wende, I am so happy for you. This is an amazing photo and a well-deserved finalist! #3231217

Elysia C. Ayesh 8/28/2006 5:20:45 AM

Wow Wende she is stunning! And the shot is perfect! Congrats!

Elysia #3231350

Tonya Shackelford 8/28/2006 6:12:57 AM

Congratulations Wende!!! Love her eyes in this one!!! :) #3231710

Ronald F. Fischer 8/28/2006 7:52:50 AM

Wende, congratulations on this awesome finalist! #3232299

Terry L. Ellis level-classic 8/28/2006 10:00:21 AM

What a gorgeous child! Congratulations on your amazing finalist, Wende! #3233188

Melissa G. Meiselman 8/28/2006 12:05:05 PM

Stunning finalist...congratulations, Wendy!!! #3233953

Donna W. Neal 8/28/2006 12:14:12 PM

Congratulations on a well deserved finalist Wende #3234012

Wende Trew 8/28/2006 12:24:38 PM

Thank you, Thank you everyone for your wonderful comments!!! I appreciate it sooo much!!! You all are such an inspiration to me!!!! #3234066

Tiffani S. LaNeave 8/28/2006 12:51:58 PM

Many congrats Wende! Love this!! #3234186

Jill Flynn level-classic 8/28/2006 1:12:59 PM

GORGEOUS B&W portrait Wende! I can't get over those eyes. Congratulations on your finalist. I hope to see this yet again! #3234317

Tressie Davis 8/28/2006 2:06:34 PM

So happy for you Wende - congrats on this second place winner!!! Go Wende!! #3234677

Chastity Abbott 8/28/2006 2:09:37 PM

Congrats to you!!!!! SOOOO happy for you!!!!! :o) #3234703

Alana Ibe 8/28/2006 2:18:57 PM

Awesome win, Wende!!!! Congratulations! #3234781

Denise M. Snyder 8/28/2006 2:29:21 PM

Congrats Wende! #3234861

Theresa Marie Jones level-classic 8/28/2006 2:33:45 PM

Fantastic! Way to go! #3234900

Serena Pierce level-classic 8/28/2006 2:48:33 PM

Congratulations on your win!! #3235023

Lavone Vannoy level-classic 8/28/2006 2:52:48 PM

YAY! YAY! YAY!!!!!!!!

Jenny Bosmans level-classic 8/28/2006 3:17:58 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful winner, Wende! :) #3235211

Tiffani S. LaNeave level-classic 8/28/2006 3:20:10 PM

Congrats AGAIN Wende!!!! How exiciting!!! YAY! #3235223

Linda D. Lester level-classic 8/28/2006 3:49:01 PM

Awesome...congratulations! #3235416

Megan p level-classic 8/28/2006 4:36:28 PM

YA HOO Wende, Congratulations!!!!! #3235592

Elizabeth Beaudoin level-classic 8/28/2006 4:50:38 PM

BIG Congrats to you Wende! YAY! :O) #3235658

Kimberly Peck level-classic 8/28/2006 5:27:37 PM

Congrats Wende!!! A very stunning portrait!! I am so happy to be next to you on the winners page :) #3235849

Carolyn Foster Spano level-classic 8/28/2006 6:08:26 PM

Congrats on your win Wende. #3236103

Brianne Norgaard level-classic 8/28/2006 6:11:46 PM

Gorgeous Wende! Congrats on your win!! #3236122

Judyann Plante 8/28/2006 6:13:30 PM

Congratulations, Wende, on this well-deserved win!!!

Judyann ><> #3236134

Janine Russell level-classic 8/28/2006 6:42:24 PM

Wende, great lighting and clarity; congratulations on your Second Place Win. #3236324

Lynn Crawford level-classic 8/28/2006 7:02:04 PM

Wende this is so beautiful, those eyes are a winner everytime, congrats on the Second Place Win, way to go girlfriend :) #3236427

Brenda Sides level-classic 8/28/2006 7:09:08 PM

CONGRATULATIONS, Wende, on your 2nd place win! #3236484

William C. Raco level-classic 8/28/2006 7:17:41 PM

Very striking image, Wende

Bill #3236558

Candy Avera level-classic 8/28/2006 7:26:38 PM

Oh yay Wende! Congratulations again! I'm sooooo proud of you! #3236605

Ronald F. Fischer level-classic 8/28/2006 7:35:00 PM

Congratulations on this awesome winner, Wende!! #3236645

Wende Trew level-classic 8/28/2006 7:46:08 PM

Wow!! THANK YOU All so much!!! I am still in shock over this all!!! #3236696

LENA U. FRIEDMAN level-classic 8/28/2006 9:56:53 PM

Congratulations on your win, girl! I am very happy for you! Well deserved! #3237060

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 8/28/2006 10:48:30 PM

She is gorgeous, great portrait, congratulations!!! #3237150

Petra Roth 8/28/2006 10:51:00 PM

Way to go Wende!!! Congratulations on this gorgeous winner! #3237155

Rakesh Syal level-classic 8/29/2006 3:12:11 AM

Great win, congrats, Wendy!! #3237568

Diane Dupuis 8/29/2006 3:25:57 AM

YAY!!!! Congrats to you Wende!!!!!!!!!!!!! #3237642

Colette M. Metcalf 8/29/2006 4:31:03 AM

Congratulations, Wendy!!! #3238087

Lorraine A. Cook 8/29/2006 6:13:02 AM

YES!!!!! Congratulations on this awesome winner, Wende#3238729

Barbara Helgason 8/29/2006 6:37:00 AM

Congratulations Wendy! #3238853

Jeff Robinson level-classic 8/29/2006 6:44:15 AM

Congrats Wende on your wonderful winning portrait! Jeff #3238886

Crossroad Photography level-classic 8/29/2006 7:42:14 AM

Congratulations on your wonderful winning image! #3239138

Ronald F. Fischer level-classic 8/29/2006 10:10:30 AM

Congratulations on this awesome winner!! #3239719

Datha Y. Thompson level-classic 8/29/2006 10:27:54 AM

BIG CONGRATS on the Beautiful Winner!! :0) #3239825

Katja Z level-classic 8/29/2006 11:40:10 AM

wende, your portraits are breathtaking - this one is absolutely amazing... big congrats!! #3240222

Trisha Moe level-classic 8/29/2006 11:45:36 AM

LOVE THIS!!! You go girl!! Great win!!! Very well deserved!! #3240253

Melissa A. Mannon level-classic 8/29/2006 1:23:10 PM

congratulations Wende! #3240603

Dale Ann Cubbage level-classic 8/29/2006 1:25:50 PM

Fantastic, Wende!!! so happpy for you, I love this!! she's so beautiful and this is a well deserved win!!! Yay you!!

da #3240615

Claudia Kuhn level-classic 8/29/2006 6:50:39 PM

Wonderful portrait Wende, congratulations on your win! #3241848

Jane M level-classic 8/29/2006 9:01:10 PM

Congrats from me Wende! #3242152

cj patterson 8/30/2006 6:55:41 AM

Big congrats on this GORGEOUS portrait Wende!!!! WTG on 2nd place!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #3244071

Jessica L. Blackburn 8/30/2006 9:58:51 AM

Your photography is amazing!!! How do you obtain the white glow/sparkle effect with the eyes? It's beautiful.

-Jessica* #3244958

Laura Stetser 8/31/2006 10:00:34 AM

Wende, this is gorgeous!!! I've been a bit out of it lately so I missed this but I just wanted to congratulate you on your win! Absolutely stunning! Always look forward to seeing your work! :) #3250022

Sharon King 8/31/2006 1:39:36 PM

Well deserved win, Congratulations Wende! #3251039

Milan Banik 9/1/2006 10:34:06 AM

great portrait and great win.Congratulations ..... #3254819

Victoria Gonzalez 9/1/2006 5:33:40 PM

Her eyes just pierced through my heart. they are gorgeous. congratulations ! #3255975

jennifer B. short level-classic 9/2/2006 11:17:03 PM

I just got home and swa this won! I am so happy for you. You are a talented photographer and this deserves to have a gold medal. Great job Wende. Jennifer #3259847

Sherrye Nozaki 9/3/2006 1:08:40 AM

Intense in an understatment! Awesome!!! #3260036

Abhijit Nandi 9/3/2006 10:36:46 AM

beautiful portrait, congratulations Wende! #3261360

Kim McCloud 9/3/2006 8:05:44 PM

Congratulations Wende!...on this much-deserving image. Great job! #3262950

Darryl Wilkinson 9/7/2006 9:11:56 PM

GREAT portrait, Wende! Congratulations! #3281590

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic 9/10/2006 7:31:48 AM

Beautiful little girl and I love her eyes.....also the B&W is perfect for this! Congrats on this picture! #3290964

Karen Walzer 9/24/2006 10:36:22 AM

This is stunning!! Did you use Corel? I love how all your portraits look. I've downloaded a free version and am totally lost! COngrats on this beautiful image! K #3354408

Lynn Crawford 9/28/2006 7:28:36 AM

OH Wende, congrats on this beautiful 2nd place win, fantastic job :) #3379482

Joyce ONeil 1/7/2008 12:28:25 PM

Superb! #5305440

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Lens 50mm f1.4, Speedlite 420ex bounced off white wall to the right seems to make the eyes sparkle more. My youngest daughter. How fast they grow up.

Uploaded on 7/30/2006 5:44:42 AM

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