Glamour Shot

© Susan M. Smith

Glamour Shot

Marta J. Baldwin 8/31/2007 10:01:44 AM

Wonderful shot Susan! I have two shepherds and have seen this look before! Lola is absolutely beautiful and this photo shows it. Great job! #727266

Susan M. Smith 8/31/2007 11:31:39 AM

Hi Marta! I've seen your gallery and your dogs are gorgeous. I love the breed. Thanks for the great compliment! #4728717

Sam Britt 9/21/2007 7:44:54 PM

Congratulations on this adorable finalist, Susan. #4824797

Melissa Malisia 9/22/2007 7:30:53 AM

I agree, she's adorable. Congrats on your Finalist, Susan!! #4827080

Susan M. Smith 9/24/2007 5:20:05 AM

Sam and Melissa, thank you for your kind words! Susan #4836487

Steven E. Ray 10/8/2007 8:08:30 PM

This is a super photo Susan! I love the composition overall... how the perspectives are in alignment, e.g. the dog's nose runs parallel to the deck planks. Great capture! #4900589

Susan M. Smith 10/9/2007 6:08:45 AM

Steven, thank you so much! I worried that without the DOF it has, the lines would look like they were coming out of her head and nose! Luckily, that wasn't the case. It was a thrill for this photo to get a finalist, because our Lola girl, at age 13, is slowing down :( That I have a great photo like this of her is the sweetest for me!!!! Thanks again! #4902482

Susan M. Smith 10/9/2007 6:10:58 AM

ps - your capture of that puppy is perfect, he's the cutest!!! #4902499

Jill Odice 9/12/2012 2:19:45 PM

This must be the nosy GSD :-) LOve the look she is giving you! #10320074

Susan M. Smith 9/12/2012 3:06:28 PM

Hi Jill, this is Lola who passed a few years ago. We had an awesome connection but it's my current GSD, Sarge, who is so dang nosy! And I'm just realizing I don't have any shots of him in my gallery! I will have to fix that and hope that I get a capture as amazing as yours! Thanks for looking :) #10320136

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Lovely Lola and her over the shoulder soulful look. The background is the deck that I edited with a little clone repair (paint) and softened for more DOF effect. F5.6, 1/60 shutter, natural evening light at 7pm.

BP Finalist - August 2007

Exif: Exposure Time: 1/60, Flash: 0, Camera Model: NIKON D50

Uploaded on 8/20/2007 6:47:00 AM

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Camera: Nikon D50 Digital SLR Camera Photo Contest Finalist

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