Nice Hat

Allison Gaulin 8/1/2008 4:08:19 PM

This is absolutely so adorable! love your conversion on this one too! #971709

Denise M. Snyder 8/1/2008 4:12:03 PM

this is soooooo adorable. Love your comp! #6259255

Sheila D. Bottoms 8/1/2008 4:12:57 PM

So cute and fun. I love the look on her too! I hope this is a winner. #6259260

Vladan D. Djordjevic 8/1/2008 4:31:06 PM

A wonderful image! The details, tones and comp. are superb. #6259323

Sherran Andersen 8/1/2008 5:25:19 PM

Priceless capture. Well done. #6259471

Louise Kumpf 8/1/2008 5:38:35 PM

Fantastic capture of a priceless moment! Great work, Cand #6259505

Sherry S. Boles 8/1/2008 6:02:38 PM

How cute!! :) #6259542

jennifer B. short 8/1/2008 8:30:42 PM

What a fun shot. I love it. #6259908

Joan Kocak 8/1/2008 8:44:15 PM

great one Candy- #6259935

Cheryle J. Himes 8/1/2008 8:52:42 PM

Beautiful capture. #6259953

Renata Gusciora 8/1/2008 11:39:10 PM

Absolutely fantastic capture,Candy! #6260223

Alison Greenwood 8/2/2008 12:50:04 AM

WoW! Amazing shot Candy!!! #6260284

Megan p 8/2/2008 5:18:22 AM

this is Fabulous Candy, great conversion!!! #6260770

Judi Morrissey 8/2/2008 8:25:36 PM

what an awesome capture. great work, Candy! #6263527

Hayley J. Hamlin 8/4/2008 10:02:14 AM

Candy this has to be a winner!! I love this!! What a capture!! #6269454

Chastity Abbott 8/4/2008 5:42:08 PM

I love that sweet expression you captured from can almost hear the giggles!! :) WTG! excellent in b&w! #6271099

Amanda O. Cannon 8/6/2008 5:34:17 AM

LOVE it! WHat a great moment you captured.....she is full of giggles. great tones and framing #6278097

Erin Kirsten 8/11/2008 10:50:12 PM

Oh I love this!! A great memory that you have captured #6302214

Daniella Puente 8/20/2008 4:27:09 PM

Priceless and WINNER in my box Candy, this is going direct into my FAVS...I think the best photos ever are those who can make you feel and this is so warm for me, LOVE IT...

I missed a lot lately, (a little busy) but just want to tell you your work and gallery is wonderful and always are into my favorites :)))) #6338887

Susie Peek-Swint 9/21/2008 12:31:38 AM

Great capture Candy ~ many congrats on POTD! #6482754

Heather Thorsen 9/21/2008 12:49:43 AM

This is excellently captured Candy.
Gives one a smile to start the day.
Congratulations on your POTD. #6482781

Alison Greenwood 9/21/2008 2:43:30 AM

YEEHAW!!! Congratulations on your POTD Candy! It's an awesome shot! #6482880

Lisa J. Boulden 9/21/2008 2:52:57 AM

Big congrats on your POTD!
What a sweet and uplifting image.
Smiles, Lisa♥ #6482923

Katarina Mansson 9/21/2008 3:03:23 AM

Such a fun and perfect capture! Congratulations on your POTD! #6482949

Michelle B. Prince 9/21/2008 3:15:19 AM

Oh Candy, this is so cute, I haven't visited BP in a while but i'm so glad I came to look. we are leasing a beautiful horse right now and I am also dying to get some good shots of her #6482975

Joy Rector 9/21/2008 4:13:40 AM

congrats on the POTD #6483109

Jay M. Schulz 9/21/2008 4:30:13 AM

Every day I get the POTD and I usually open it and don't even scroll down to reveal the whole image before deleting the message from my inbox. I almost did the same to your image, but the title said 'nice hat' so I wanted to see where the hat was! I am SO glad I scrolled down. This has to be the best image I have seen as POTD in over a month (at the very least). It's not that the others aren't technically good, its just that yours tells a story. It stirs something up in me that makes me want to study every detail. Absolutely wonderful. Thanks for sharing and inspiring. #6483163

Virginia L. Allison 9/21/2008 5:06:19 AM

Beautiful..Jay says it best; it tells a great story. Well done! #6483298

JO ANN CLEVELAND 9/21/2008 5:09:01 AM

Congrats on this great POTD, I expect it to be a winner!

Girl! This is perfect timing, I love it

jo ann c. #6483316

Sharon King 9/21/2008 5:13:47 AM

What a Fantastic capture!! LOVE it! Congrats on your POTD! #6483333

DiAnna F. Paulk 9/21/2008 5:21:34 AM

What a great feeling to open up the email this morning and see your name only to be followed by a great capture!! Way to have that camera ready, Candy. Congratulations!

I plan to be over your way this week to catch the raptor show. #6483370

Hayley J. Hamlin 9/21/2008 5:31:19 AM

Candy I loved this shot from the moment I saw it!! Huge Congrats on your POTD my friend!! #6483423

Cindy Harter 9/21/2008 5:35:57 AM

Candy this is an awesome honor !! Wow, enjoy this chickie !!! #6483452

Shirley A. Kinney 9/21/2008 5:36:19 AM

Candy, what an adorable capture. This is priceless. Congrats on your well deserved POTD. #6483455

Diane Dupuis 9/21/2008 5:38:23 AM

Awesome capture! Congrats!! #6483461

Cyn Valentine 9/21/2008 6:01:22 AM

Congratulations Candy..wonderful POTD!!! #6483527

Christine A. 9/21/2008 6:17:40 AM

Love this! So adorable! Very nice black & white. Fantastic capture! #6483585

Carole L. Parker 9/21/2008 6:22:50 AM

What a great shot. So very cute. #6483618

Christian Rosito 9/21/2008 6:46:50 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful POTD, perfect timing! #6483725

Deborah A. Ciullo 9/21/2008 6:48:56 AM

Beautiful shot Candy! Congratulations on your POTD! It was a wonderful capture!!! #6483733

Candy Avera 9/21/2008 6:52:05 AM

Thank you all so much and thank you to the BP judges for choosing this image as POTD. What an honor! #6483744

Carolyn Foster Spano 9/21/2008 7:07:01 AM

Candy, this is priceless and PERFECT!!!! Congrats! #6483799

Lori Carlson 9/21/2008 8:15:07 AM

Love this black n white shot, Candy!! I has such candid character!! Congratulations on your big day!! :0) #6483988

Laura E. OConnor 9/21/2008 8:23:17 AM

ADORABLE SHOT!!! Congrats Candy!!! :) #6483998

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 9/21/2008 9:01:04 AM

A very sweet POTD Candy, great timing! Nice tones too! Congratulations! #6484148

Denise M. Snyder 9/21/2008 9:01:21 AM

Yay Candy!!! Congratulations on this POTD!!! Its a fabulous capture! #6484149

Michelle L. Frick 9/21/2008 9:31:33 AM

Tee hee - guessing that horsie liked the straw hat! LOVE this Candy - brilliant timing and POV! Congratulations on your POTD!! #6484269

Daniella Puente 9/21/2008 10:17:38 AM

BIG Congrats :o)))))) #6484428

Daniella Puente 9/21/2008 10:29:17 AM

Love this!!! Congrats on your POTD! #6484490

Sheila D. Bottoms 9/21/2008 11:21:48 AM

Awesome chica!!! It was great to see a familiar name and you know I loved this image the first time I saw it. #6484679

Sherry S. Boles 9/21/2008 11:35:41 AM

I had to smile when I saw the title because I remembered the image. :)
Congratulations on your POTD, Candy!!! #6484726

Nancy Donnell 9/21/2008 11:36:12 AM

Great Photo! Congrats on your POTD! #6484728

Joan Kocak 9/21/2008 4:32:44 PM

Candy this is so great! CONGRATS, just love this- #6485544

Holly Hitchcock 9/21/2008 5:23:22 PM

AWESOME shot! Full of fun!!!! Congrats on your POTD! Well deserved, Candy. #6485697

She-She Killough 9/21/2008 6:43:38 PM

This drew me out of hibernation to make a comment. OMGOODNESS this is FAR TOO CUTE! Such a sweet image Candy! lol I LOVE the little girls expression too. :) This is a Winner to me! Great capture! #6485920

Kathy L. Clark 9/21/2008 8:29:47 PM

Congratulations Candy on your wonderful POTD. Great in black and white. #6486195

Mary K. Robison 9/22/2008 12:41:50 AM

Belated Congratulations on your well-deserved POTD, Candy! #6486790

Jennifer L. Alder 9/22/2008 1:20:50 AM

YAY! HUGE congrats on your POTD, Candy. Well deserved. This rocks :) #6486909

Megan p 9/22/2008 10:59:44 AM

YAYAYAY Candy, Congratulations on this FABULOUS POTD and FINALIST!!! I hope I congratulate you one more time too!! ;) #6489803

Jennifer L. Taranto 9/22/2008 11:26:05 AM

Finalist & POTD ... I can why - fantastic photo!! #6490195

Denise M. Snyder 9/22/2008 12:41:08 PM

I also want to see this go gold! Much deserved chickie - congratulations! #6491056

Judi Morrissey 9/22/2008 3:14:30 PM

yippee! congrats Candy! #6492218

Shannon D. Miller 9/22/2008 4:31:10 PM

Congratulations on this BEAUTIFUL POD Candy! LOVE IT! Shannon~ #6492863

Shawn Jennings 9/23/2008 11:28:13 AM

Excellent capture, Candy! Congratulations on your finalist! #6499393

Denise M. Snyder 9/23/2008 4:06:40 PM

WOOOOOOOOOO HOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!! I get to be first to congratulate you on this AWESOME WINNER!!!! Go Candy! Go Candy!!! So happy to see this in the winners circle! #6500644

Daniella Puente 9/23/2008 4:07:36 PM

SO WELL DESERVED CANDY BIG CONGRATS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #6500653

Cindy Harter 9/23/2008 4:30:20 PM

Wow, congratulations Candy !!! #6500912

JO ANN CLEVELAND 9/23/2008 5:54:41 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful 2nd place win candy, very deserving it is!

jo ann c. #6501537

Chastity Abbott 9/23/2008 7:14:20 PM

I still love this image!!!!! Huge congrats deserve it! #6501900

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 9/23/2008 7:39:58 PM

Congratulations Candy, sweet! #6502035

Michelle L. Frick 9/23/2008 8:17:15 PM

Congratulations on your WINNER Candy! It's beautiful!! #6502220

Mary K. Robison 9/23/2008 11:42:41 PM

Congratulations on your win! #6503118

Alison Greenwood 9/24/2008 12:12:54 AM

Bet your glad you never let this one continue to sit in your archives now! lol. Congratulations on your win Candy! WTG! #6503219

Sheila D. Bottoms 9/24/2008 5:21:21 AM

Wooo YOOOOOO!!!!! What a flippen hat Candy! Awesome! Boy did you rock this photo. #6504374

Hayley J. Hamlin 9/24/2008 6:17:49 AM

I told ya this one would be a winner :)
HUGE Congrats my friend!! LOVE this one!! #6504656

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Jennifer L. Alder 9/24/2008 9:17:39 AM

yay! Big congrats, Candy, on this beautiful winning image :) #6505651

jennifer B. short 9/25/2008 4:27:00 PM

I love this image Candy!!!! Congrats! #6512353

Candy Avera 9/25/2008 5:03:48 PM

Thank you so much everyone and thank you judges. I am honored to be awarded second place in the company of such great talent here. #6512513

Dominick M. Dimacale 9/27/2008 5:45:04 PM

Congratulations Candy on your Win.

Dominick #6521500

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