I want to be big!

© Stefania Barbier

I want to be big!

Barbara Waldoch level-classic 6/19/2008 12:03:20 AM

:-) Terrific timing, Stefania! #944781

Laurence Saliba level-classic 6/19/2008 12:04:10 AM

What a beautiful candid Stefania!!! This is a perfect B/W. Fantastic details!!! #6076644

Evy Johansen level-classic 6/19/2008 12:05:35 AM

Wonderful and happy image, Stefania!! Great capture! #6076648

Mukesh Srivastava 6/19/2008 12:05:37 AM

Excellent candid shot with lovely happy mood, Stef!!! I like the composition with curve pathway! #6076649

Teresa A. Burnett level-classic 6/19/2008 12:11:59 AM

Wonderful candid capture Stefania!! I think I see mischief going on here!! Love the b&w!! #6076668

Robert K. Bemus level-classic 6/19/2008 12:16:26 AM

Great candid black and white photo, Stefania!! #6076678

Ray Clarke 6/19/2008 12:46:47 AM

I love this great candid portrait Stefania, wonderful and b & w suits it perfectly #6076721

Margaret R. Barry 6/19/2008 1:05:22 AM

Fantastic candid portrait, Stefania. Great composition, tones and lighting! #6076742

Brett Dolsen 6/19/2008 1:28:09 AM

Gorgeous Stefania!!She must have said something really funny here!!Brett #6076765

Raymond Pauly level-classic 6/19/2008 1:49:45 AM

Beautiful story-telling image, Stefania! Lovely presentation. #6076792

Mike Clime 6/19/2008 2:06:42 AM

Love this one, Stefania, as it really captures the moment! Great in b/w. #6076818

MELODIE C. ROBERTS 6/19/2008 2:19:03 AM

Oh My Goodness!!!
This is so adorable Stef ;0)
Wonderful Candid Capture
Love the Black and White and Her Little Skirt #6076846

Aimee S. McMaster 6/19/2008 2:43:27 AM

....excellent Stef...Aimee #6076921

William C. Raco level-classic 6/19/2008 3:05:10 AM

Wonderful poses, expressions and composition
Excellent, Stefania! #6077020

Bill Knaps level-classic 6/19/2008 3:07:14 AM

What a precious shot Stefania. Bill #6077029

Carol Sawyer level-classic 6/19/2008 3:29:46 AM

Beautiful B&W capture, Stefania!! #6077094

Vitor Dias level-classic 6/19/2008 3:48:55 AM

Perfect composition and tones. Captures the essence of the place and time, nice title too, well done Stefania. rgs Vitor #6077128

Susie Peek-Swint level-classic 6/19/2008 4:10:41 AM

Great capture and tones Stefania ~ love the title .. the image has a timeless feel to it :) #6077199

Joy Rector level-classic 6/19/2008 4:34:30 AM

love this shot #6077268

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic 6/19/2008 4:54:01 AM

Beautiful presentation,Stef! Very effective B&W presentation and an excellent candid image!! #6077325

Chastity Abbott 6/19/2008 5:05:36 AM

Very nice contrasts!!!! Love all of the expressions you captured too...wonderful! #6077398

Paul E. Earl 6/19/2008 5:20:24 AM

This image is PRICELESS, Stefania! #6077450

Lynn Haack 6/19/2008 5:20:27 AM

What a darling capture! I love photos with stories to tell. Excellent candid moment of childhood unfolding. Beautifully presented. Lynn #6077451

Claudia Kuhn level-classic 6/19/2008 5:39:53 AM

Terrific title for this cute capture Stefania! #6077527

Avril Young 6/19/2008 5:56:34 AM

ha ha, did you pose them like that. what a delightful photo Stefania...beautiful photo! #6077592

Kathy L. Clark 6/19/2008 6:13:32 AM

Stef this is wonderful. The perfect tones and the expressions are fabulous. #6077659

Jeff Robinson level-classic 6/19/2008 6:24:11 AM

Fantastic composition and use of B&W! Jeff #6077702

Lorraine A. Cook level-classic 6/19/2008 6:34:33 AM

I never had that 'problem'....by 8th grade I was the tallest in my class at 5 feet 7 inches...

By the time I graduated from high school I was close to 5 feet 10 inches.<:))

Brought a smile to my face...Thank You, Stefania!<:))


Eugenio Diaz level-classic 6/19/2008 7:24:58 AM

Wow, superb capture! The lighting through the whole photo is stunning, great tones and a fantastic composition! Did I already say 'wow'?!! #6077881

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 6/19/2008 8:23:23 AM

This is just too cute Steph, and love the title

jo ann c. #6078125

Ken Slade level-classic 6/19/2008 8:24:35 AM

I really like the feel the black & white gives to this photo and the smiles are priceless. #6078129

Chua Wee Boo level-classic 6/19/2008 8:28:38 AM

Very lovely capture & tones,Stef! #6078144

Stephen Zacker level-classic 6/19/2008 9:36:32 AM

This is TOO cute.. Made me smile :-) #6078772

Joerg Schlagheck level-classic 6/19/2008 9:46:02 AM

I can see a whole story in this excellent capture, Stefania! It reminds me of my own childhood. I bet most of us can relate... Great work! #6078908

April Riggs level-classic 6/19/2008 10:04:16 AM

Oh my- This is WONDERFUL! #6079139

Tiia Vissak level-classic 6/19/2008 10:05:26 AM

very cute! #6079153

maria Warren 6/19/2008 10:30:43 AM

this is a beautiful capture I love it and the b/w is very nice too :) #6079463

Marisol Pastor 6/19/2008 11:07:17 AM

Stefania, you have such an eye for catching those special moments that are so characteristic of childhood. Great job here! #6079856

Rajeev 270293 Kashyap 6/19/2008 12:29:49 PM

Awesome image Capture Stefania! #6080455

Daiana Kelly 6/19/2008 1:34:42 PM

Beautiful and cute ! You know I love it! #6080735

John Connolly 6/19/2008 2:22:48 PM

What a happy group you have captured here Stefania! Wonderful work! #6080909

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton 6/19/2008 4:01:51 PM

Sweet and happy capture.. Wonderful, Stefania! #6081305

Roxanne M. Bubar 6/19/2008 4:39:44 PM

Stefania, this is just precious and adorable.
Awesome work #6081481

Dan Holm level-classic 6/19/2008 5:10:59 PM

What a great catch, Stefania! A wonderful moment BEAUTIFULLY captured! Excellent, as usual! #6081657

Nancy L. Green level-classic 6/19/2008 6:23:45 PM

Wonderful candid dear friend!! <>< #6081931

Melissa G. Meiselman 6/19/2008 8:31:03 PM

Wonderful story telling image, Stefania, taken with sharp detail and beautifully presented in the crisp black and white!!! #6082546

Amber J. Skene 6/19/2008 8:46:47 PM

Great capture! What perfect timing! Gorgeous tones and clarity. The title fits your awesome capture! #6082633

Nikki McDonald level-classic 6/19/2008 9:06:39 PM

Adorable and perfect in black and white. I love her wistful stance. #6082699

Vladan D. Djordjevic 6/19/2008 10:53:19 PM

Terrific photo taken with superb composition and tones. I love their pose and faces. #6082950

Joseph N. DiGilio 6/20/2008 2:37:54 AM

How cool is this. Great capture, Stefania. The title is a perfect for the mood this gorgeous B&W image paints.
We can all remember those wishes. Then time passed and we got our wish. Now we want to be small again:) #6083406

Yulianto Soeroso 6/20/2008 3:18:26 AM

wow nice foto with good contrast and real black and white #6083518

Jennifer L. Taranto 6/20/2008 7:15:46 AM

how sweet!! perfect timing!! excellent tones, & great light!! I love how this tells a story!! #6084559

Anita Hogue 6/20/2008 7:22:52 AM

Love your color tones and story book image!!! #6084595

David Phalen 6/20/2008 10:22:54 AM

Excellent contrast and tones!! Love the smiles!! #6085393

Reynaldo D. Reyes level-classic 6/20/2008 3:53:25 PM

Great fun shot showing a precious moment. We all go through this when we feel different and don't quite belong and portrayed so well here in a lovely vintage look. #6086879

Erin Appelbaum level-classic 6/20/2008 6:09:39 PM

Great capture Stefania. Wonderful clarity and B&W tones. Peter. #6087351

Angela Pound 6/20/2008 6:27:05 PM

Lovely sweet photo Stefania. #6087399

Jennifer L. Alder 6/21/2008 12:22:32 AM

Fantastic capture of this adorable group, Stef! Wonderful pov and conversion :) #6088341

Candice C. Calhoun level-classic 6/21/2008 5:58:27 AM

Incredibly charming, true vision of childhood...hope that little one does not really grow up too quickly :) I would like to be small again...

ccc #6089356

Connie J. Bagot 6/22/2008 2:16:49 PM

Totally excellent----a winner for sure. Beautifully done Stefania. #6093866

Stefania Barbier level-classic 6/22/2008 11:29:25 PM

thank you so much everyone!!! #6095166

Christian Rosito level-classic 6/24/2008 9:58:55 AM

Excellent capture Stefania, it tells a story, perfect timing. Great shot. #6101348

Stefania Barbier level-classic 6/24/2008 10:05:33 AM

thank you Christian! #6101390

Toni Riggs level-classic 6/24/2008 11:24:39 AM

Beautiful tones, expressions, and title! #6101716

Stefania Barbier level-classic 6/24/2008 1:27:31 PM

thank you Toni! #6102117

Cindy Bendush level-classic 6/24/2008 10:13:32 PM

Cute Stef - lovely tones and effects work! #6103634

Stefania Barbier level-classic 6/24/2008 10:24:35 PM

thank you Cindy! #6103645

Ross Throndson 6/25/2008 3:15:31 AM

What a Wonderful Candid shot, Stef......Beautiful Work!! :-) #6104217

Stefania Barbier level-classic 6/25/2008 3:31:53 AM

thank you Ross! #6104269

Katarina Mansson 6/27/2008 6:01:08 AM

Adorable and so well presented! I love the expressions, B/W, composition, title....everything! #6112931

Stefania Barbier level-classic 6/27/2008 6:06:17 AM

thank you Katarina! #6112956

Cassie L. Woodlee level-classic 6/29/2008 8:34:37 AM

Stefania this is so adorable!!!! #6120454

Stefania Barbier level-classic 6/29/2008 11:12:57 AM

thank you Cassie! #6120898

Nikki McDonald level-classic 7/21/2008 11:30:24 AM

This has been a favorite since the moment I saw it, Stef. Congratulations on the finalist and best of luck in the next round! #6205755

Hendrik Storme level-classic 7/21/2008 12:36:18 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist,Stefania!!! #6206499

Jennifer L. Alder level-classic 7/21/2008 12:53:58 PM

Such a cute capture! Congrats on your finalist, Stef :) #6206719

Tiia Vissak level-classic 7/21/2008 12:54:02 PM

Congratulations! #6206720

Nadya Johnson level-classic 7/21/2008 1:06:47 PM

This is such a happy photo, Stef! Congratulations on your outstanding finalist! #6206889

Teresa Norris level-classic 7/21/2008 1:11:30 PM

WONDERFUL!!! Congratulations on this outstanding finalist, Stefania!! #6206956

Daniella Puente level-classic 7/21/2008 1:32:47 PM

FELICITACIONES Stef!!! preciosa finalista :)))))) #6207300

Bobbie L. Slayton level-classic 7/21/2008 1:57:09 PM

Big congrats on this one also. :) #6207669

Michelle L. Frick 7/21/2008 2:29:59 PM

Ahhhh - gorgeous Stefania!! Congratulations! #6208000

Erin Appelbaum level-classic 7/21/2008 3:45:01 PM

Congrats on this finalist Stefania. Peter #6208480

Deborah C. Lewinson level-classic 7/21/2008 4:37:13 PM

A great storytelling image, Stefania! Hardy congrats on your finalist!

Debby #6208795

Margaret R. Barry level-classic 7/21/2008 4:46:16 PM

Congratulations on this fantastic finalist, Stefania! #6208875

Anita Hogue 7/21/2008 5:07:41 PM

Stefania, congratulations on this wonderful image!! #6209049

Agnes Fegan level-classic 7/21/2008 5:22:53 PM

Congratulations Stefania ! #6209158

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton 7/21/2008 5:31:21 PM

Really happy to see this one on final! Congrats Stefania!! #6209217

Claudia Kuhn level-classic 7/21/2008 5:45:10 PM

Wonderful finalist Stefania, congrats! #6209338

Colleen Farrell level-classic 7/21/2008 6:33:21 PM

This is SOOO darling, Stefania! Big congratulations on your finalist! #6209727

Sam Britt 7/21/2008 6:38:54 PM

Congratulations, Stefania!! #6209781

Stephen Zacker 7/21/2008 6:51:38 PM

Love this moment :-) Congratulations #6209899

Raymond Pauly level-classic 7/21/2008 7:11:06 PM

Big congrats, Stefania! #6210075

Ken Smith level-classic 7/21/2008 8:24:05 PM

Now that's cute..makes me smile. Congrats, Stefania! #6210452

Avril Young 7/21/2008 8:32:01 PM

Congrats Stefania...just love it! #6210502

Kathy L. Clark 7/21/2008 8:40:03 PM

Congratulations Stef! This is just too cute. #6210551

Reynaldo D. Reyes level-classic 7/21/2008 9:11:31 PM

Congrats Stefania on this impressive entry and wonderful finalist! #6210743

Amber J. Skene 7/21/2008 9:17:36 PM

Congrats on your finalist!! #6210763

Arnie Horwitz level-classic 7/21/2008 9:57:49 PM

Great candid capture, Stefania! Congratulations on this finalist! #6210924

Mike Clime level-classic 7/22/2008 2:36:57 AM

Congratulations, Stefania! #6211590

Kristy A. Keene level-classic 7/22/2008 3:37:29 AM

Congrats on your Gorgeous Finalist!! #6211932

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic 7/22/2008 4:37:57 AM

Congratulaions,Stef on your wonderful finalist! #6212396

Laurence Saliba level-classic 7/22/2008 7:32:21 AM

BIG Congrats Stefania!!!! :) love it!!! #6213535

Elida Gutierrez level-classic 7/22/2008 8:02:48 AM

Congratulations, on your finalist! #6213773

Jean E. Hildebrant level-classic 7/22/2008 8:14:29 AM

Wonderful, Stefania! Congrat's to you!!! #6213890

Jeff Robinson level-classic 7/22/2008 8:45:39 AM

Congrats Stefania on your Terrific Finalist!! Jeff #6214152

MELODIE C. ROBERTS level-classic 7/22/2008 9:26:00 AM

Congrats Stef!!
This was one of My Favorites!!!! #6214494

Daiana Kelly level-classic 7/22/2008 9:28:14 AM

Congratulation on this gorgeous and lovely capture ! #6214517

Nadine A. Lewis level-classic 7/22/2008 9:52:18 AM

AWESOME image!!! CONGRATS!!!! <>< #6214708

Marisol Pastor level-classic 7/22/2008 10:03:04 AM

Congratulations Stefania! #6214757

Laurie Daily level-classic 7/22/2008 10:35:49 AM

Such a cute capture, Stefania...Congratulations! #6214925

Teresa A. Burnett level-classic 7/22/2008 11:04:12 AM

Huge congratulations on this wonderful finalist Stefania!! best of luck in the next round!! #6215073

Eugenio Diaz level-classic 7/22/2008 11:45:55 AM

Congrats on this finalist Stefania. AWESOME image....Good work! #6215252

Debra R. Harder 7/22/2008 11:59:09 AM

This is soooooo BRILLIANT, Stefania!! BIG CONGRATULATIONS on yet another SUPERB FINALIST!! LOVE THIS!! Deb #6215298

Pat Gamwell 7/22/2008 12:44:42 PM

No surprise here, girl! FABULOUS FINALIST! #6215473

Sylvia Rossler 7/22/2008 2:01:17 PM

Awesome finalist !!! Congrats :O) #6215821

Corinne M. Thompson 7/22/2008 3:33:34 PM

Congrats on your Finalist for this wonderful capture! #6216315

Joseph N. DiGilio 7/22/2008 6:12:37 PM

Congratulations, Stefania. I liked this the first moment I saw it. #6217539

Toni Riggs 7/23/2008 12:14:57 AM

Congrats! I loved this one! #6219216

Georgeina M. Mckinney 7/23/2008 3:58:32 AM

So Cute!! congrats on your finalist! :) #6219898

Vladan D. Djordjevic 7/23/2008 3:41:24 PM

Big congratulations on your finalist! #6222693

Martha N. Church 7/24/2008 6:29:31 AM

Congrats, Stef, on this wonderful capture! #6224966

Barbara Kehoe 7/24/2008 1:55:02 PM

Wonderful shot, congratulations #6226483

Mary K. Robison 7/25/2008 2:27:37 AM

No wonder this made finalist, Stefania ~ it's delightful! A terrific b&w capture with perfect composition!
Congratulations! #6228160

Anne D. Eigen 7/25/2008 4:51:26 AM

Big congratulations on this well-deserved finalist, Stefania!!! One example out of many of your outstanding work! #6228564

Donna C. Arnold 7/25/2008 6:37:26 PM

Congratulations Stefania!! This is such a great shot!!! Wonderful black and white. Gorgeous lighting!! #6231516

Arnie Horwitz level-classic 7/27/2008 7:29:06 AM

Ccongratulations on this great finalist, Stefania! #6235852

Chris Henning level-classic 7/28/2008 11:00:57 PM

Congrats, Stefania! I love this image! Great lighting and b&w tones! #6243098

Nancy (Peaches) Harker level-classic 7/29/2008 2:57:03 PM

Whoooooooooo Hoooooooooooo
Huge Congrat's!!! #6246391

Chua Wee Boo level-classic 7/31/2008 7:33:06 AM

Big congratulations on this great finalist,Stef! #6253477

Patricia Ronan level-classic 8/12/2008 4:04:50 PM

Congrats on your finalist with this great image:) #6305410

Dianna Murphy 8/14/2008 1:27:15 PM

Terrific b/w Stef. I have trouble converting to B/W I have trouble getting the tones right. You sure nailed this! #6313508

Max Aureli 9/6/2008 12:12:07 AM

There is a lot of motion in this image. Your ability to froze it is impressive. This BW scene is one of my BP images favorite. Congratulations Stefania!!! #6417973

Stefania Barbier level-classic 9/26/2008 11:25:39 PM

thank you so much everyone! #6518500

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Exif: F Number: 6.3, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/125 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 135.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS-1Ds Mark II

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