TS 11/13/2006 1:10:10 AM

Very strong portrait. #556043

Paul G Slate 11/13/2006 2:59:18 AM

yes very strong portrait! #3579738

Cindy Harter 11/13/2006 5:35:15 AM

I love his bone structure! Great close up of the face. With a face like this, it should take the whole frame! Great lighting... I love everything about this shot! #3580453

Natasha Overton 11/17/2006 12:28:37 PM

Very strong and intense #3598781

Francois Frenkiel 12/3/2006 3:12:34 PM

sorry to answer so late, I don't speak so well English and I feel a little bit lost with this site.
Thank you all for your nice words.
François. #3662374

Elizabeth Ruuska 12/29/2006 9:54:57 AM

This is bold and a stunning, classic portrait! Congratulations on your finalist! #3751910

Christopher Budny 12/29/2006 3:49:27 PM

Congratulations, Francois! #3755308

The Judges at BetterPhoto.com 12/29/2006 8:35:14 PM

I came back to this several times, a strong and striking portrait with a minimum of lighting. #3756961

Francois Frenkiel 12/30/2006 2:52:43 AM

so happy, it is a first time.
Thank you Elisabeth, Christopher and the Judges.
Merry christmas and happy new year to all of you. #3758103

Christopher Budny 12/30/2006 3:59:32 PM

Congratulations on making it really big for your first time, Francois! #3761240

Kay E. Mahoney 12/30/2006 5:24:33 PM

Congratulations on your second place winner. #3761595

Linda L. Ruiz 12/30/2006 7:43:28 PM

Congrats. This just stand out. Such a chiesled face. #3762116

Janine Russell 12/31/2006 5:04:57 PM

Francois, congratulations on your Second Place Win. #3764643

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 12/31/2006 6:24:51 PM

Congratulations on your win, well done!! #3764892

Francois Frenkiel 1/1/2007 1:34:42 AM

Happy new year for all of you!
Thank's to Christopher, Kay, Linda, Janine , Donna and of course The Judges...
2006 finish well. Thank you.

Remi Trepanier 1/11/2007 6:10:08 PM

What a wonderful portrait Francois, excellent lighting and B&W, effect!!! #3809182

Francois Frenkiel 1/12/2007 3:23:30 AM

thank youi Remi, have a nice day.
françois #3810258

Cassie L. Woodlee 1/13/2007 6:47:46 AM

AMAZING portrait work Francois!! very intense and love the close up. I love everything about this photo, Congratulations on your finalist!!!! #3814770

Francois Frenkiel 1/18/2007 3:30:28 PM

Thank you cassie for your nice word, and, I hope it is note to late, happy new year. #3835904

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F11, 1/125, Nikon FE2, Kodak plus x, light: flash Maxi-spot Hensel (Fresnel) in my studio

Uploaded on 11/13/2006 12:24:40 AM

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Camera: Nikon D70 Digital SLR Camera

BetterPhoto.com All Time Best Photo Contest Staff Favorite
BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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