The Veil

Denise M. Snyder 3/11/2007 8:14:17 AM

What a compelling portrait... so well done! #619024

Jill Schreiner 3/11/2007 8:17:08 AM

This is a stunning photograph with wonderful detail! Definitely a winner! #4043543

Clare F. Craig 3/11/2007 9:19:16 AM

Beautiful image Alec. Everything about this picture is stunning. #4043722

Rahmadiyanto Ngardjo 3/11/2007 10:33:22 AM

I like the color so much...nice captured Alec #4043906

Roger Fry 3/11/2007 11:20:38 AM

This is a masterpiece Alec ! Brilliant!

Roger #4044024

Joan Powell 3/11/2007 1:40:42 PM

Wonderful !! Love the golden tones , well done . #4044278

Robert Baer 3/11/2007 1:59:40 PM

alec
really nice portrait, those eyes are amazing!!!
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Susana Heide 3/11/2007 2:45:04 PM

STELLAR!!!!! The lighting is gorgeous! I think I see a WINNER!!! #4044433

Melissa Gurdus 3/11/2007 2:49:42 PM

Awesome portrait very well framed by the yellow veil with piercing eyes and fantastic detail, Alec!! #4044448

Chastity Abbott 3/11/2007 3:21:03 PM

I love this!!! Brilliant capture! #4044524

Janine Russell 3/11/2007 8:22:31 PM

Alec, great portrait; excellent tones, clarity and lighting. #4045210

Marta Azevedo 3/21/2007 8:37:49 AM

well done #4077496

ronda chatelle 3/26/2007 12:17:22 AM

Congratulations Alec! Beautiful detail, composition and informative presentation! #4097410

Susie Peek-Swint 3/26/2007 12:30:09 AM

Many congrats on POTD Alec ~ stunning capture! #4097424

Janine Russell 3/26/2007 1:01:34 AM

Alec, congratulations on your POTD. #4097439

Helen N. McHugh 3/26/2007 3:46:21 AM

Stunning portrait, Alec! Congratulations on your POTD!! #4097648

Bill Houghton 3/26/2007 4:01:30 AM

Great portrait Alec. You did a very nice job on this. Congratulations. Bill

Bill Houghton Photography #4097702

Joy Rector 3/26/2007 4:39:42 AM

congrats on the POTD #4097880

Hurk (Steve) Hurkett 3/26/2007 4:44:50 AM

Nice work, Alec ... CONGRATS on your POTD!! ... STEVE #4097906

Milan Banik 3/26/2007 5:05:04 AM

wonderful potrait ,love to see again and again. #4097968

Marcia L. Getto 3/26/2007 6:02:59 AM

Nicely done, Alec. It reminds me of Steve McCurry's famous portrait -- http://www.vpphotogallery.com/mccurrypeshawar.htm #4098176

Jennie A. Dillman 3/26/2007 6:08:48 AM

YOU CERTINALY CAPTURED THIS LITTLE GUY'S SOUL.. YOU CAN READ IT IN HIS EYES.. I GUESS THAT IS WHY THE EYES ARE SAID TO BE THE MIRROR TO THE SOUL.. LOVE YOUR GALLERY.. JENNIE. #4098215

JO ANN CLEVELAND 3/26/2007 6:11:05 AM

Stunning POTD! Well deserved!

Your gallery is outstanding and shows emotion in your portraits, congratulations on POTD!

jo ann c. #4098226

Colleen Farrell 3/26/2007 8:24:16 AM

Beautiful portrait! Congratulations on your POTD! #4098766

Allan L. Dy 3/26/2007 10:24:49 AM

Congartulations Alec! #4099149

Guy D. Biechele 3/26/2007 11:40:51 AM

Captivating portrait! Congratulations on your POTD! #4099327

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 3/26/2007 12:41:23 PM

Awesome potd portrait, congrats! #4099515

Mary Clarke 3/26/2007 1:05:06 PM

Congratulations on POTD Alec, wonderful portrait #4099584

Patricia Ronan 3/26/2007 2:44:43 PM

Great image! Congrats on your POTD:) #4099851

RC Fritz 3/26/2007 3:20:20 PM

Congratulations, Alec. Beautiful POTD! #4099935

Karen Engelbreth 3/26/2007 9:33:34 PM

Beautiful portrait - big congrats on your POTD, Alec! #4100940

Chastity Abbott 4/24/2007 3:22:14 PM

AWESOME....so happy to say congrats to you!!!!!!!!!!!!! LOVE it! #4205182

Robert Baer 4/25/2007 5:50:00 AM

congratulations on this beautiful portrait! #4210267

Hurk (Steve) Hurkett 4/25/2007 8:38:57 AM

Congrats on this wonderful finalist, Alec #4211506

Janine Russell 4/25/2007 9:11:25 PM

Alec, congratulations on your First Place Win! #4214354

Mykl Mabalay 4/25/2007 10:12:24 PM

congrats on your 1st place win sir! truly deserving. mabuhay! #4214583

Helen N. McHugh 4/26/2007 3:14:29 AM

Great to see this as a winner, Alec!! Congratulations!! Awesome!! #4215098

Suchitro Banerjee 4/26/2007 3:15:31 AM

Congrats on your first place winner.

#4215107

Alec M. Tempongko 4/26/2007 3:43:41 AM

Many thanks to all for your comments. #4215233

Joan Kocak 4/26/2007 4:36:34 AM

LOVE LOVE LOVE this!!!!CONGRATULATIONS! #4215495

Patrick R. McMullen 4/26/2007 4:46:05 AM

Congratulations on it! Great shot! Great editing too.
Pat #4215536

Chastity Abbott 4/26/2007 6:21:48 AM

HUGE CONGRATS on the GOLD!!!!!!!!!! #4216149

RC Fritz 4/26/2007 8:33:09 AM

Congratulations on your 1st Place! #4216771

Hurk (Steve) Hurkett 4/26/2007 9:51:00 AM

Alec, Congratulations on this Well Deserved 1st Place WINNER, ... Hurk #4217069

Vishal Sharma 4/26/2007 10:51:04 AM

A master piece in itself. Excellent capture. #4217320

sharon K. King 4/26/2007 3:25:11 PM

This is stunning! Congratulations!! #4218121

Kay E. Mahoney 4/26/2007 5:50:43 PM

Alec, Congratulations on your wonderful first place winner. #4218580

Dominick M. Dimacale 4/28/2007 2:51:04 AM

Congratulations Alec on your Win...Dominick #4223532

Hurk (Steve) Hurkett 4/28/2007 4:48:48 PM

Congratulations on This wonderful first place winner, Alec. #4225351

Sue L. Cullumber 4/29/2007 4:11:05 PM

Alec - gorgeous portrait - wonderful expression and colors! Congrats! #4228545

Sue L. Cullumber 4/29/2007 4:23:49 PM

Alec - gorgeous portrait - wonderful expression and colors! Congrats!
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Terrill Province 5/3/2007 8:51:16 AM

Of course this is this month's winner ~ AMAZING IMAGE!!! Big Congratulations ~ very well deserved. I love it that a portrait took the big one. #4242956

Sameer Vyavaharkar 10/26/2007 7:11:14 AM

Congrats to you on a stunning capture...Reminds me of a Photo by Steve Mccurry of a Aghanistan refugee girl...Keep up the good work.. #4985180

Louise Souchereau 12/13/2011 2:51:46 PM

Stunning portrait, bravo Alec c'est magnifique #9863449

Linda B. Parker 8/2/2014 8:14:00 AM 1

captivating #11099388

Linda B. Parker 8/2/2014 8:24:20 AM

captivating #11099389

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I took this photo of this young boy in Payatas, a poor community in Manila. His veil was in fact an old curtain hanging by the main entrance to their simple home.

Uploaded on 3/11/2007 8:05:33 AM

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