Kathy L. Clark 4/26/2007 1:31:48 PM

This is wonderful. I love faces with freckles and the pose is perfect as well. #644755

Peter R. Hammer 4/26/2007 2:46:50 PM

I like the very tight crop Erica. Leaving the face as it is with freckles and all adds immensely to the image. Great shot. #4217976

Erica Murphy 4/26/2007 3:01:15 PM

Big thanks for the nice replies Kathy and Peter.

Erica #4218048

Alexis Yobbagy 4/26/2007 3:57:09 PM

This is sensational!!! Really a wonderful portrait with a lot of depth and character!!! Great work!!! #4218218

Anna Diederich 4/26/2007 5:44:52 PM

WOW! What a portrait Erica! #4218557

Cyn Valentine 4/26/2007 6:11:00 PM

Beautiful!! Great portrait Erica..very well done!! #4218650

Erica Murphy 4/27/2007 7:39:41 AM

Thank you Alexis, Anna, and Cyn!

Erica #4220914

Renee Oakenfull 4/28/2007 1:46:26 AM

I'm loving the tones on this... just beautiful. #4223466

Erica Murphy 4/28/2007 8:24:32 AM

Thanks Renee!

Erica #4224453

Emily E. Bem 7/3/2007 11:12:19 AM

I love the pov and tones!!! STELLAR comp...TOP NOTCH work! #4469921

Erica Murphy 8/27/2007 12:31:03 PM

Thank you Emily!


Chastity Abbott 8/27/2007 12:50:23 PM

You know I love your work!!!!! :)
Beautiful congrats!!!! #4705287

Heidi Brand 8/27/2007 1:43:43 PM

Oh my gosh could you have any more detail in the photo. Great tones in the conversion too. Congrats on being a finalist. #4705810

Anna Diederich 8/27/2007 2:08:16 PM

OMG Erica! I knew this would make it! You should see the smile on my face right now! I love it! I seriously hope this makes the next round! :) #4706034

Erica Murphy 8/27/2007 2:39:10 PM

Thanks so much Chastity, Heidi and Anna!!

Erica #4706292

Peter R. Hammer 8/27/2007 2:53:07 PM

I always thought this would make the finals and I am glad to see that it did. Great shot Erica and good luck for the next round. #4706459

Karen L. Sorbello 8/27/2007 3:18:56 PM

Congrats Erica!
-Kaz #4706663

Erica Murphy 8/27/2007 4:56:49 PM

Thank you Peter and Kaz!

Erica #4707523

Regina L. Rickert 8/27/2007 5:14:57 PM

So much emotion in this image. Congratulations, Erica!! #4707710

Evy Johansen 8/27/2007 7:11:45 PM

Super image, Erica!! Big congratulations on your finalist! Good luck! #4708781

Terry L. Ellis 8/27/2007 8:05:40 PM

Congratulations, Erica! Beautiful finalist! #4709203

Erica Murphy 8/27/2007 8:28:01 PM

Thank you so much Lexi, Evy, and Terry!


Renee Lewis 8/27/2007 8:37:49 PM

Wow! I don't think I have ever seen this one. Your composition rocks! #4709447

Megan p 8/28/2007 5:34:14 AM

WOW the feeling in this is SO powerful! Fabulous Erica, Congratulations! #4710609

Erica Murphy 8/28/2007 7:22:03 AM

Thanks Renee and Megan!

Erica #4711496

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