On Guard

Shawn Jennings Student 3/25/2008 5:22:16 AM

What a beauty! You have the best bird shots! I especially love the Cardinals. #885293

Cathy Barrows 3/25/2008 5:44:55 AM

such a beauty...did they come back #5694360

Judy V. Kennamer 3/25/2008 5:59:05 AM

Thanks Shawn and Cathy! Yes - they are back - we have about 10 to 15 in the yard regularly. Maybe they'll stick around until you get here in April Cathy! #5694435

Linda D. Lester 3/25/2008 6:02:23 AM

I don't think Cardinals ever leave as long as you feed them. I had one for a year that kept banging into my glass door. Now that was a bit annoying!
Beautiful shot!!! #5694461

JO ANN CLEVELAND 3/25/2008 6:11:55 AM

Fantastic Judy!

jo ann c. #5694508

Nina Shields 3/25/2008 6:29:46 AM

Great shot and presentation of one of my favorite subjects; keep 'em coming, Judy, love seeing them! #5694592

Tiia Vissak 3/25/2008 6:53:08 AM

a beautiful image! #5694713

Carla Metzler 3/25/2008 6:55:48 AM

Beautiful shot, Judy! #5694733

Kathy L. Clark 3/25/2008 7:38:22 AM

What a beauty Judy. Wonderful color, perfect detail and great composition. I love these little coneheads. #5694928

Dominick M. Dimacale 3/25/2008 9:10:45 AM

Great image and colours here, Judy.

Dominick #5695335

David Phalen 3/25/2008 11:32:55 AM

Very well seen, captured and presented!! Love the colors and details. #5696160

David Phalen 3/25/2008 11:33:45 AM

Very well seen, captured and presented!! Love the colors and details. #5696166

Kay E. Mahoney 3/25/2008 12:20:50 PM

Nice capture, Judy. He is beautiful. #5696365

Rajeev Kashyap 3/25/2008 12:25:04 PM

Fantastic Judy! Rajeev #5696394

Rajeev Kashyap 3/25/2008 12:25:10 PM

Fantastic Judy! Rajeev #5696395

Ellen L. Zaslaw 3/25/2008 3:53:00 PM

Good title for this pretty little guy ! #5697429

Sandra R. Alvey 3/25/2008 8:50:59 PM

Judy this is just a gorgeous image! I'm so envious of your wonderful little bird blind set up! #5698873

Colleen Farrell 3/25/2008 11:32:38 PM

Absolutely stunning! #5699272

Joy Rector 3/26/2008 6:02:14 AM

simply gorgeous #5700239

Ken Smith 3/26/2008 7:55:31 AM

You have such a ready source for photo ops..another beauty, Judy! #5700759

Nikki McDonald 3/27/2008 5:03:45 AM

What a beautiful shot, Judy. Love the composition on this one. #5704836

Amy Jackson 3/27/2008 1:15:16 PM

Beautiful shot, Judy!! Yes I hope they stay too at least for a couple of weeks!! Hopefully I won't scare your birds away!! :) #5706751

Lisa J. Boulden 3/30/2008 6:58:03 PM

WOW!!!
A stunning cardinal, captured in the most beautiful light!
~Lisa #5721076

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 4/1/2008 8:28:33 PM

So excellent Judy, great exposure and clarity! #5731051

Kathy L. Clark 4/21/2008 1:14:09 PM

Wowzzaaa Wowzzaa Judy, You keep bringing on the heat. Congrats on another fab finalist. #5817197

Linda D. Lester 4/21/2008 3:46:14 PM

Congratulations on this beauty! These cardinals have been beautiful! #5818275

JO ANN CLEVELAND 4/21/2008 4:03:18 PM

LUV, LUV, LUV IT!

Congratulations on all 5 fabulous finalist! Go for the gold!

jo ann c. #5818535

Nikki McDonald 4/21/2008 4:13:54 PM

We knew the composition was just perfect on this one, Judy. Congratulations and best of luck in the next round. #5818716

Elida Gutierrez 4/21/2008 4:15:50 PM

Congratulations on your finalist!!! #5818747

Judy V. Kennamer 4/21/2008 5:15:58 PM

Thanks everyone! #5819624

Anna Diederich 4/21/2008 5:30:59 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Judy! #5819857

Susan Fox 4/21/2008 5:36:30 PM

Congratulations on your fantastic finalist! #5819955

Renee Doyle 4/21/2008 5:45:26 PM

Congratulations Judy on this wonderful capture and finalist!!! #5820081

Sam Britt 4/21/2008 5:52:18 PM

Congratulations again, Judy! #5820171

Debra R. Harder 4/21/2008 6:13:26 PM

Oh my...this is PERFECTION, Judy!! Congratulations on this well-deserved finalist! Deb #5820417

Ken Smith 4/21/2008 6:42:12 PM

Super shot, Judy. Congrats yet again!! #5820725

Melissa Gurdus 4/21/2008 6:58:48 PM

Congratulations Judy on this beautiful finalist!! #5820914

Carla Metzler 4/21/2008 7:03:19 PM

Congratulations on your finalist, Judy! #5820968

Cathy Barrows 4/21/2008 7:13:33 PM

Congrats on your finalist...handsome guy #5821085

Datha Y. Thompson 4/21/2008 8:32:27 PM

Congratulations Again Judy!! Beautiful!! #5821692

Lisa J. Boulden 4/21/2008 9:08:12 PM

WTG, Judy!
~Lisa #5821864

Nadya Johnson 4/21/2008 11:43:48 PM

Congratulations on your outstanding finalist, Judy! #5822186

Jeff W. Robinson 4/22/2008 4:22:04 AM

What a beautiful boy! Congrats Judy on your Finalist! Jeff #5823012

Amy Jackson 4/22/2008 5:54:14 AM

Congratulations, Judy!!! #5823653

Shawn Jennings 4/22/2008 8:20:05 AM

Congratulations again, Judy! #5824463

Dr Silly 4/22/2008 10:16:45 AM

WOW, congratulations on this super finalist, Judy. :O)
#5824944

Tiia Vissak 4/22/2008 10:31:46 AM

Congratulations! #5824990

Judy V. Kennamer 4/22/2008 12:51:29 PM

Thanks everyone! #5825740

Laurie Daily 4/22/2008 1:57:23 PM

Your bird images are outstanding...Congratulations on another fantastic finalist, Judy! #5825961

Patrick Rouzes 4/23/2008 6:27:12 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this incredible finalist,Judy!!! #5831937

Gary Lange 4/24/2008 7:49:41 AM

Once again, MANY congrats, Judy, I love Cardinals!! #5835133

Michael G. Marshall 4/26/2008 7:01:43 AM

Congratulations on your finalist Judy! Michael #5844041

Linda Blair 4/29/2008 10:16:07 AM

Another perfect bird image...congratulations!!!!! ☺ #5858078

Cheryl E. Molennor 5/4/2008 7:50:53 AM

Please accept my late congratulations. Mycomputer has been down. #5881817

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Beautiful male Cardinal in my yard -

Exif: F Number: 7.1, Exposure Bias Value: 0.33, ExposureTime: 1/60 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 320, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 280.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 30D

Uploaded on 3/25/2008 5:20:14 AM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist


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