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© Debra R. Harder

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James N. Carpenter level-deluxe 3/26/2008 6:28:29 PM

This is great Deb. Super detail, clarity and composition. Cute, cute. Really great work. James #886606

Gretchen J. Gilkey 3/26/2008 6:29:39 PM

Love the funny, whimisical quality you catured with this photo Debra! Great work!!!!
gretchen :0) #5703122

Mary Spade 3/26/2008 6:42:13 PM

Ohhh this is so cute and funny, Debra. Petey Beans looks like such a cooperative little guy. #5703138

Anna M. Halasz level-deluxe 3/26/2008 6:50:02 PM

Brilliant!!!! Anna
#5703156

Ellen L. Zaslaw 3/26/2008 6:51:55 PM

Cute. Funny. #5703160

Reginald Chatman 3/26/2008 6:58:39 PM

Awwwwwwww! I like it! #5703178

Renee Doyle level-deluxe 3/26/2008 7:08:01 PM

LOVE this Deb!!! Winner in my book!!!!! #5703208

Kay E. Mahoney level-deluxe 3/26/2008 7:40:21 PM

Nice capture, Deb. Adorable dog. #5703351

Amber J. Skene 3/26/2008 7:43:55 PM

Wonderful!! So cute!! #5703372

Bill Knaps 3/26/2008 7:53:05 PM

A beautiful portrait Deb. Bill #5703410

Joan Powell 3/26/2008 8:05:16 PM

Love it , my dog would have knocked it over and started chewing on the camera . #5703471

Jennifer L. Alder 3/26/2008 8:14:50 PM

Winner.
Frame it and hang it-- please! LOL! #5703532

Patrick Rouzes level-deluxe 3/26/2008 8:16:10 PM

PHENOMENAL everything!!! Absolutely incredible-this will be back!!! #5703542

Janet Daniel 3/27/2008 6:39:38 AM

Outstanding, Debra! Simply precious! #5705375

Beth McHenry 3/27/2008 6:59:11 AM

brilliant! love everything about it!! #5705456

Debra R. Harder level-deluxe 3/27/2008 8:07:26 AM

Thanks so much James, Gretchen, Mary, Anna, Ellen, Reginald, Renee, Kay, Amber, Bill, Joan, Jen, Patrick, Janet and Beth for your wonderful comments! They are so appreciated! Deb #5705696

Theresa Marie Jones level-deluxe 3/27/2008 9:46:51 AM

Fantastic close-up! #5706018

Kathleen M. Rinker level-deluxe 3/27/2008 4:12:30 PM

Om my gosh this is way to cute!! Fantastic image, great clarity, light and very creative!! #5707325

Susan Fox level-deluxe 3/27/2008 5:34:14 PM

This HAS to win!!!!! If it doesn't then I will storm the BP office ;-)

Love it! Adding it to favs. #5707571

Dianna Murphy level-deluxe 3/27/2008 9:27:22 PM

We've got a WINNER! #5708417

Colette M. Metcalf level-deluxe 3/28/2008 4:54:23 AM

Oh my gosh, is this ever adorable!!!! #5709412

paola A. Jofre level-deluxe 3/30/2008 4:29:12 PM

lol very creative!!!! to cute, this is a adorable Love it!!!! #5720405

Melissa McCabe 3/30/2008 6:33:31 PM

LOVE THIS!! Great comp and style, wonderful pose - and Petey is just so darn cute too!! : ) -mm #5720937

Erica Murphy level-deluxe 3/31/2008 10:10:12 AM

Darling!!! #5724028

Roger D. Meador 4/1/2008 4:49:18 PM

I knew Bostons could do anything. Delightful. #5730288

Susan M. Campbell level-deluxe 4/6/2008 8:27:41 PM

Too cute! Excellent exposure. #5753667

Angie Sidles level-deluxe 4/10/2008 7:14:46 AM

OMG, I predict a winner here! This is SO CUTE!!! Beautiful work Debra! What a cooperative little guy! :) #5770187

Lisa J. Boulden level-deluxe 4/15/2008 11:53:01 AM

Spectacular, and oh-so-cute!!!
I agree with the others: I see a gold badge beneath this one pretty soon!
Blessings, Lisa #5792186

Joan Kocak 4/17/2008 7:56:04 PM

my my my I LOVE this so much Debra. I really see a Petey Beans book in his future. He's a STAR! #5801755

Alex T. Mizuno level-deluxe 4/21/2008 3:21:01 PM

Yaay, Deb, congratulations on this lovely Finalist!!! #5817918

Erin Tyler 4/21/2008 3:21:05 PM

Congratulations on your finalist! #5817919

Jennifer L. Alder 4/21/2008 3:25:27 PM

See my previous comment!!!
YAY! Good luck in the next round, Deb. :) #5817969

Susan Heath 4/21/2008 3:48:40 PM

Congrats on this wonderful shot! #5818319

Susan Fox 4/21/2008 3:52:31 PM

Congratulations Deb! Now I want to see it get gold!!! #5818381

Marina Moore 4/21/2008 4:44:15 PM

Congratulations Deb!!!! :) #5819195

Cyn D Valentine level-deluxe 4/21/2008 5:10:28 PM

Congratulations Debra!! #5819557

Renee Doyle level-deluxe 4/21/2008 5:40:17 PM

No surprise here Deb!!! Big congrats on this wonderful finalist!! #5820010

Mike Perez level-deluxe 4/21/2008 5:47:27 PM

Congratulations on your very creative, Finalist, Debra! Looks like a Winner! #5820113

Barbara Waldoch level-deluxe 4/21/2008 5:53:16 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalists, Deb! #5820185

Cindy Bendush level-deluxe 4/21/2008 6:45:06 PM

Absolutely adorable Deb! Congrats on this well-deserved finalist!!! #5820748

Nadya Johnson 4/21/2008 7:14:11 PM

How whimsical and wonderful this is! Congratulations on your outstanding finalist, Debra! #5821093

Robert Baer level-deluxe 4/21/2008 8:16:54 PM

debra
what a darling image. amazing that he held still, must have had a cookie in the camera. congrats on this finalist! #5821588

Linda D. Lester level-deluxe 4/21/2008 8:18:25 PM

LOVE THIS...Congratulations! #5821598

Janet Daniel level-deluxe 4/21/2008 8:45:51 PM

Hi Debra - A huge congrats on this awesome finalist! :-)) #5821766

Jeff W. Robinson level-deluxe 4/22/2008 3:45:55 AM

Great job with this Deb - Congrats on your well deserved Finalist!! Jeff #5822785

Laurie Daily level-deluxe 4/22/2008 4:02:53 AM

I love it!!! Congratulations on your great finalist, Debra! #5822893

Sam Britt level-deluxe 4/22/2008 7:16:27 AM

Congratulations! Terrific finalist. #5824075

HuHu Lin level-deluxe 4/22/2008 7:53:58 AM

really cute one,congrats on your finalist! #5824300

paola A. Jofre level-deluxe 4/22/2008 8:01:37 AM

Congratulations Debra!!! Well deserved!!!:) #5824348

Debra R. Harder level-deluxe 4/22/2008 8:57:46 AM

Thanks everyone!!! I really appreciate your congratulations and support! Deb #5824634

Tiia Vissak level-deluxe 4/22/2008 10:20:51 AM

Congratulations! #5824955

Susan M. Campbell level-deluxe 4/22/2008 11:37:21 AM

Way to go Debra...congrats! #5825350

Teresa A. Burnett level-deluxe 4/22/2008 11:37:22 AM

Wonderful Debra!! Congratulations on this marvelous finalist!! Best of luck in the next round!! BTW, Petey Beans is a very handsome and distinquished looking fellow!! #5825351

Mike Umbreit level-deluxe 4/22/2008 3:03:38 PM

Debra - Congratulations on your finalist! - Mike #5826227

Angie Sidles level-deluxe 4/23/2008 7:00:01 AM

Big congrats on this beautiful Finalist Debra! So happy to this one again! :) #5829616

Alex T. Mizuno level-deluxe 4/23/2008 9:04:59 PM

I'm honored to give the first congratulation on your Second Place Winning!! Big Congratulations, Deb!!! #5832499

Evy Johansen level-deluxe 4/23/2008 9:22:36 PM

Big congratulations on this lovely and fun win, Debra!! #5832602

Jennifer L. Alder level-deluxe 4/23/2008 9:47:33 PM

YIPPIE!!! I knew this was GOLD material. BIG congrats my friend-- a well deserved winner! :) #5832737

Debra R. Harder level-deluxe 4/23/2008 10:08:21 PM

Thank you Alex, Evy and Jen! You guys are always so sweet! Deb #5832894

Deborah C. Lewinson level-deluxe 4/23/2008 10:16:36 PM

What a great image, Deb, hearty congrats on your win!!!

Debby #5832932

Tiia Vissak level-deluxe 4/23/2008 11:00:49 PM

Congratulations! #5833066

Mike Perez level-deluxe 4/24/2008 2:05:41 AM

Congratulations on your multiple Winners, Debra! Well deserved! #5833421

Ross Throndson level-deluxe 4/24/2008 2:20:42 AM

LOL...This is Great.....Congratulations!! :-) #5833458

Colette M. Metcalf level-deluxe 4/24/2008 2:41:53 AM

Congratulations on your WIN!!!! #5833529

Renee Doyle level-deluxe 4/24/2008 6:02:46 AM

Like I keep saying .... no surprise to see this here!!! Fantastic to see gold on this awesome image Deb! Congratulations!! #5834463

Sam Britt level-deluxe 4/24/2008 6:15:09 AM

Big congratulations on your winner, Debra. #5834533

Elida Gutierrez level-deluxe 4/24/2008 6:19:24 AM

CONGRATULATIONS!!!!
Crystal Rosse Trophy
A Special Trophy for
"The March Winners" #5834579

Kimi A. Phillips level-deluxe 4/24/2008 7:04:19 AM

CONGRATS!!!!! :) #5834908

Angie Sidles level-deluxe 4/24/2008 8:15:11 AM

CONGRATULATIONS Debra!!! #5835252

Jessica Jenney level-deluxe 4/24/2008 8:15:45 AM

Congratulations, Debra on this wonderful win! #5835254

Megan p level-deluxe 4/24/2008 9:44:29 AM

I totally totally LOVE this, what a great winner! Congratulations!! #5835610

Nadine A. Lewis level-deluxe 4/24/2008 10:03:32 AM

I LOVE THIS TOO!!!! EXCELLENT!!!! CONGRATULATONS!!! <>< #5835704

Susan Heath level-deluxe 4/24/2008 10:25:59 AM

You must be very proud, Debra. Congratulations on this magnificent winner! #5835824

Debra R. Harder level-deluxe 4/24/2008 12:49:09 PM

Thanks everyone for all the wonderful congratulations!! Your support and kindness means a lot!! Deb #5836592

Susan Fox level-deluxe 4/24/2008 3:35:53 PM

Thank goodness I don't have to storm the BP offices :-)

Congratulations on your super wonderful fantastic WINNER!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #5837324

Joan Kocak level-deluxe 4/24/2008 9:04:08 PM

I told you he was a STAR!!!!! LOVE THIS so much, CONGRATS Debra~ #5838549

Lydia Martin level-deluxe 4/25/2008 1:52:43 PM

Adorable photo! I like Bostons more and more. Congratulations! #5841354

Melissa McCabe 4/25/2008 4:10:25 PM

SO glad this one is recognized Deb - it's truly fantastic!! Congrats on your multi-win month!! : ) -mm #5841863

Nick Lagos level-deluxe 4/25/2008 6:45:49 PM

Congratulations on winning the Gold Debra...very well deserved wins... #5842434

Jill Flynn level-deluxe 4/25/2008 7:00:05 PM

Great setup and just a fantastic shot Debra! Congratulations on your win! #5842523

Linda Blair 4/26/2008 3:28:58 PM

Congratulations on your win.....awesome portrait....going into my favs!!!!! ☺ #5845480

Charlene Taylor 4/27/2008 5:01:43 AM

Hi Debra,
Congratulations on winning! This is so perfect in every way. #5847189

Debra R. Harder level-deluxe 4/27/2008 7:19:18 AM

Thanks again for all your congratulations!! I feel so privileged to have support from so many fabulous photographers!! Deb #5847710

"emmanuel ""nolax""" N. Montemar level-deluxe 4/27/2008 7:04:39 PM

BIG CONGRATULATIONS, Deb!!! one of my favs! #5850126

A A. H level-deluxe 4/27/2008 9:54:23 PM

cute 'camera dog'!! #5850620

Hitomi Akiba level-deluxe 4/27/2008 10:19:13 PM

Congratuations Debra!
I love this photo.
Cute and interesting. #5850687

Susan M. Smith level-deluxe 4/28/2008 12:16:20 PM

Superb concept and execution! Plus it's just dang cute! Congrats on your win! #5853806

Anna M. Halasz level-deluxe 4/30/2008 8:07:48 AM

Congratulations on your finalist,Debra!
Bravo !!! Anna #5862580

Mitzie Loland level-deluxe 5/6/2008 11:52:08 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful photo - great work Debra!! #5893495

Toni Hopper level-deluxe 5/17/2008 9:52:35 AM

Oh this is just grand! What a great way to begin the day! #5934859

Muriel Jackson level-deluxe 6/16/2008 11:32:16 AM

This is utterly adorable Debra - belated congratulations not just with this but all the wonderful shots in your gallery. I find it amazing that you have done so well after only owning a digital SLR since 2006. I am truly jealous! #6066719

Dawn M. Schneider level-deluxe 7/5/2008 2:17:32 PM

congrats on your win here, but your new one should take all, great job!! #6143297

Shawn Jennings level-deluxe 3/5/2009 9:17:07 AM

This is a great series! Very well done! #7247092

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Description

Petey Beans behind the camera...
f/8, 1/40, -1, ISO 400, 55mm, window light
Applied PS dry brush filter

Exif: F Number: 8, Exposure Bias Value: -1.00, ExposureTime: 1/40 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 400, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 55.00 mm, Model: NIKON D300

Uploaded on 3/26/2008 6:19:57 PM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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