Amanda Chapman 7/29/2007 8:45:41 AM

The colors are so rich and the clarity is razor sharp!! My favorite things about this image are the perspective & her adorable little face! #701544

Louise Kumpf 7/29/2007 1:09:47 PM

A stunning portrait of this beautiful child! Excellent work, Tyron! #4575220

Vacareanu Cristina 7/29/2007 1:22:12 PM

beautiful #4575249

Tyron Cruz 7/29/2007 6:24:19 PM

Amanda, Louise, Cristina

Thank you all for your kind and inspiring words.

She was left alone on the road by her mother but she's enjoying the attention given to her :) #4576030

Susan M. Hembree 7/29/2007 7:34:06 PM

What a beautiful capture, Tyron! Very emotionally charged! Fantastic perspective, colors, and clarity! #4576210

Marta Azevedo 7/30/2007 1:08:40 PM

love it #4579162

Heather 7/30/2007 1:10:10 PM

Such a Beautiful Photo!!! #4579166

Christopher G. Jamison 8/15/2007 5:37:54 AM

oh my! this is just mindblowing. almost brought me to tears just looking at it. unbelievable image! #4650967

Amanda Chapman 8/27/2007 12:32:13 PM


I KNEW it would be chosen :) #4705077

Beth Broadaway 8/27/2007 4:51:39 PM

Great image; love the color and composition; I see a winner; good luck #4707461

Susan M. Hembree 8/27/2007 6:55:48 PM

Yes, I knew this would do well and I am thinking it is going to do even better. Congratulations on the finalist, Tyron! You definitely deserved it! #4708601

Denise M. Snyder 8/27/2007 7:21:42 PM

Wow - this is so beautiful... a truly wonderful and deserving finalist! congratulations. #4708874

Megan p 8/28/2007 5:17:44 AM

Incredible color and depth! I hope we see this one go further!! Congratulations! #4710548

Debra R. Harder 8/28/2007 2:47:51 PM

Beautiful, beautiful image Tryon! Congratulations on your fantastic finalist! Deb #4713567

Skyy McKendry 8/28/2007 8:25:35 PM

An absolute work of art, Tyron! I can feel this little girls heart & soul in your photograph. Stunning! #4714992

Jenna Strubhar 8/29/2007 1:13:22 PM

Absolutely beautiful! I love her sweet expression. Great capture! I would love to take photos like this some day. Thank you for the inspiration. #4719587

Emily E. Bem 10/16/2007 7:00:14 AM

I added this to my favs a couple months ago...it's SUPERB photography. #4933427

Gavin C. Davies 10/26/2007 7:37:35 AM

A stunning and memorable portrait, Tyron. Great perspective - I love everything about this photograph! Well done! #4985318

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1/1250s f3.5 @ 17mm, Nikon D80. Taken at a tribal village of the Bagobo tribe in Kapatagan, Davao del Sur, Philippines.

Uploaded on 7/29/2007 6:52:08 AM

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Camera: Nikon D80 Digital SLR Camera

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist

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