Wild Beauty

© Lavone Vannoy

Wild Beauty

Wende Trew 9/30/2006 5:15:41 PM

AWESOME, AWESOME this is soooo fantastic Lavone!!!! I think this is my favorite yet!!!!! A WINNER in my book!!! just to GORGEOUS for words. #532019

Michelle Black 9/30/2006 6:00:53 PM

Wow! These tones are perfect, and I love how you've composed the shot, just terrific! #3391708

Joan Powell 9/30/2006 8:32:50 PM

Lovely !! #3392205

Tiffani S. LaNeave 9/30/2006 9:51:29 PM

HOLY WINNER!!!!!!!!! WOW! This is soooo fantastic Lavone! Love your comp first of all. Your clarity is awesome and your conversion is beautiful! Love the zebra print that adds interest to the image but yet doesn't take away from it. Oh....and did I mention your perspective? Everything just works together so very well here Lavone! Awesome work! #3392316

Janine Russell 9/30/2006 9:58:54 PM

Lavone, beautiful portrait; great lighting and composition. #3392321

Sherry S. Boles 9/30/2006 11:11:57 PM

FANTASTIC portrait, Lavone! What a beautiful face...The tones and clarity are excellent!! #3392438

Lavone Vannoy 9/30/2006 11:28:23 PM

Thank you all tons and tons!!! :) #3392454

LENA U. FRIEDMAN 9/30/2006 11:45:51 PM

This has to be my favorite of all! This is absolutely stunning!!!! A winner! #3392480

LENA U. FRIEDMAN 9/30/2006 11:46:01 PM

This has to be my favorite of all! This is absolutely stunning!!!! A winner! #3392481

Lavone Vannoy 9/30/2006 11:57:19 PM

Thank you my sweet friend!!! :) #3392493

Lynn Crawford 10/1/2006 2:47:46 AM

Beautiful Lavone, I just love her eyes and lashes in this and the B&W tones are great, I also like the animal print background and the white fur hat,everything goes together so well, very creative :) #3392797

Sherri Gorman 10/1/2006 4:32:53 AM

Wow, this is breathtaking!!! Perfect in every way. Awesome job Lavone!!! #3393079

Kay E. Mahoney 10/1/2006 6:11:36 AM

Beautiful portrait. Love the colors. #3393418

Datha Y. Thompson 10/1/2006 7:24:12 AM

GORGEOUS!!!! I LOVE Everything about it... Looks like a Winner to me too!!!!!!!! WOW... Amazing work Girlie!!! :0) #3393694

Denise M. Snyder 10/1/2006 11:11:17 AM

Lavone, this is one of the most beautiful portraits I've seen... absolutely stunning and I agree with everyone else that this has WINNER written all over it! #3394451

Candy Avera 10/1/2006 7:59:07 PM

Beautiful beautiful beautiful. Reminds me of a beautiful snow princess. What a creative mind you have to come up with these Lavone'. Rock on! #3395997

Amy JACKSON 10/2/2006 7:02:52 AM

I really love both of these Lavone!!! Love the composition and her expression!! The tones are perfect for this one!! #3397815

Alisha L. Ekstrom 10/2/2006 9:28:44 AM

OMGOSH...HOLY COW!!!!!!!!!! This is SUPERB!!! MAN MERCY...I LOVE the b&w tones & all the contrast! Awesome comp & LOVE the zibra design beside her! THIS is a SPLENDID..BEAUTIFUL portrait Lavone!!!!!! #3398388

Michelle B. Prince 10/2/2006 11:23:56 AM

Awesome, she is so beautiful #3398739

Jessica McCollam 10/9/2006 6:52:50 AM

WO!WOW!WOW! BEAUTIFUL!!!!:) #3426053

Chastity Abbott 10/10/2006 11:43:03 AM

Canvas baby!!!!! HUGE too!!!
This to me is a winner also!!!!! I am just so VERY proud of you and where your talents are taking you.....keep up the awesome work!! You SOOOOOOO deserve to go far! :o) #3430980

Lavone Vannoy 10/15/2006 10:31:08 AM

I want to thank each and every one of you!!!
I REALLY appreciate your comments!
We are in the middle of trying to pack up for a big move to Florida (from VA)...Sorry I've not been on much. I'll get back in the swing of things as soon as the move is over...I promise! :)

I'll have TONS of catching-up to do with all of you! I have MISSED being on here and sharing with my BP family! :)


William88 10/26/2006 1:28:29 PM

Wow! Great picture. Congratulations on your beautiful finalist!! #3501468

Sharon King 10/26/2006 1:31:27 PM

This is Beautiful! Congratulations on your finalist! #3501478

Elizabeth Beaudoin 10/26/2006 1:33:55 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist! #3501487

Tamera S. Phillips 10/26/2006 1:33:56 PM

Congrats on this great finalist! I hope we see if go further. Good luck. #3501488

Megan p 10/26/2006 1:58:45 PM

Waaaaaa Hooooo!!! This is such a stunner Lavone!!! Congratulations! :) #3501657

Sherri Gorman 10/26/2006 1:59:10 PM

Congratulations!!!! I love this one!!! Good luck next round!!!! #3501661

Laura E. OConnor 10/26/2006 2:10:50 PM

CONGRATULATIONS, LAVONNE!!!!! Good luck on this one!!! #3501766

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 10/26/2006 2:35:02 PM

Congratulation, Lavonne!!!!! Great job!!!!!!! :-) ^.^ Kitty #3502079

Hayley J. Hamlin 10/26/2006 2:53:30 PM

Congrats Lavonne!! Awesome Finalist!! #3502287

Denise M. Snyder 10/26/2006 3:00:53 PM

I knew this was a winner!!! Congrats girlfriend!!!! #3502384

Kay E. Mahoney 10/26/2006 3:22:07 PM

Congratulations on your adorable finalist. Good luck in the next round. #3502633

Lavone Vannoy 10/26/2006 3:46:16 PM

Thanks you guys!!! :)
You all are AWESOME!!!!!! #3502843

Wende Trew 10/26/2006 3:46:18 PM

BIG CONGRATS Lavone!!! I new this was a winner!!!! AWESOME job my friend!!!! #3502844

Lavone Vannoy 10/26/2006 4:19:06 PM

Thanks my friend!!!! :) #3503186

Chastity Abbott 10/26/2006 4:38:08 PM

Wish I could be there to give you a big hug!!!!! Congrats to you and her!!!!! :o) #3503331

RC Fritz 10/26/2006 4:42:49 PM

Big congrats Lavone! #3503363

Datha Y. Thompson 10/26/2006 5:38:22 PM


Kenneth Mucke 10/26/2006 5:53:01 PM

Congrats on this superb finalist #3503886

Sherry S. Boles 10/26/2006 5:56:12 PM

Congratulations, Lavone! This is a real beauty and a well deserved finalist!! #3503904

Lavone Vannoy 10/26/2006 6:43:51 PM

Thanks everyone!! I appreciate ALL of your wonderful comments and support!!!! :) #3504411

Laura Stetser 10/26/2006 7:14:55 PM

Congratulations Lavone!!!! #3504709

Nancy L. Green 10/26/2006 7:25:36 PM

Way to go Lavone!! Beautiful work, congratulations!! <>< #3504807

Judy Williams 10/26/2006 7:37:33 PM

Amazing composition and overall post editing. Those false eyelashes realy send it over the top. Congrats!! #3504964

Judy Williams 10/26/2006 7:37:40 PM

Amazing composition and overall post editing. Those false eyelashes realy send it over the top. Congrats!! #3504967

Erica Murphy 10/26/2006 8:29:34 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist Lavone!!

Erica #3505549

Erica Murphy 10/26/2006 9:12:15 PM

Congrats! The tones here are really pretty! #3505832

Tonya R. Boles 10/27/2006 4:35:21 AM

Congrats... #3507266

Baqer Mohd Jawad 10/27/2006 6:53:13 AM

i love this shot wonderful shot capture and lovely cute girl all the best ! #3508040

Crossroad Photography 10/27/2006 7:34:49 AM

Congratulations on this marvelous finalist and best of luck in the next round. #3508284

Photographer 10/27/2006 7:55:36 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist Lavone ! #3508421

Cliff & Patti Smith 10/27/2006 8:09:25 AM

Awesome portrait! Congratulations and good luck in the next round Lavone! #3508525

Janine Russell 10/27/2006 8:51:51 AM

Lavone, congratulations on your finalist. #3508819

Lynn Crawford 10/27/2006 9:31:04 AM

Congrats Lavone on being a Finalist with this wonderful portrait :) #3509193

Candy Avera 10/27/2006 9:37:11 AM

Congratulations my friend! Good luck in the next round. #3509257

Emile Abbott 10/27/2006 9:48:03 AM

Congratulation on great capture and finalist, Lavone. #3509363

John V. Roscich 10/27/2006 10:29:44 AM

JOHN #3509591

Cristina Navarro 10/27/2006 10:52:40 AM

Wonderful! Wonderful! Wonderful! #3509695

Lavone Vannoy 10/27/2006 11:04:19 AM

A big "Thank You" to everyone for your generous comments and support! :) #3509742

Nadya Johnson 10/27/2006 11:51:44 AM

Absolutely, totally SUPERB, Lavonne! Congratulations on your OUTSTANDING, gorgeous finalists! #3509917

Lavone Vannoy 10/27/2006 1:52:16 PM

Thank you Nadya!!!! :) #3510432

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 10/27/2006 4:38:51 PM

Sweet expression on this lovely image!! Congratulations!!! #3511064

Sam Britt 10/27/2006 4:46:36 PM

Congratulations, Lavone! #3511094

Lavone Vannoy 10/27/2006 6:31:46 PM

Thank you Donna & S.B.!!!
I appreciate it so much! :) #3511464

Tiffani S. LaNeave 10/27/2006 9:22:28 PM

Yay!!!!! I called this one! I'm not one bit suprised to see this again! Congrats to you!!!!! Love this gorgeous image! #3512170

jennifer B. short 10/27/2006 10:34:46 PM

A HUGE congrats to you my friend!!!!! #3512363

Lavone Vannoy 10/28/2006 6:28:07 AM

Thank you tons, Tiff & Jennifer!!!!! :)
You BOTH are big inspirations to me, my friends!!!!

Heading out to Florida today!


Johannes Kornelius 10/28/2006 7:06:44 AM

Congratulations on your finalist. Beautiful composition and portrait. She is beautiful. #3513532

Trisha Moe 10/28/2006 10:20:20 AM

Lavonne- absolutely my favorite image of yours! LOVE this! Congrats #3514335

She-She Killough 10/28/2006 3:47:35 PM

Such a Beauty!! And such a beautiful capture Lavonne!! Many Congrats!!! #3515279

Debbie Fleri 10/29/2006 7:50:11 AM

Congratulations,,,To Beautiful...: ) #3518298

Julie Monacella 11/5/2006 7:15:32 PM

Congratulations! This is absolutely STUNNING! Yay! I'm so happy for you! #3550140

Daniella Puente 11/21/2006 4:14:08 PM

A very pro and amazing portrait!
Congrats :o) #3613422

Laura Stetser 11/26/2006 11:14:07 AM

Another gorgeous image! Congratulations!!! #3633573

Lavone Vannoy 12/28/2006 11:25:20 AM

Thank you ALL very MUCH!!! :) #3748192

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BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist

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