Little Boy By The Sea

© Kristi A. Howson

Little Boy By The Sea

Kara Hendricks Student 1/7/2005 11:59:56 AM

This is just a precious shot Kristi. Love the horizon colors and the tiny form in front... Awesome capture. One to cherish.. #202953

Colette M. Metcalf 1/7/2005 12:26:36 PM

Adorable, Kristi!!! #1020795

Kristy E. Lane 1/7/2005 12:52:13 PM

How cute! The thumbnail of this one just doesn't do it justice. Great capture. #1020845

Diane Addonizio 1/7/2005 2:20:21 PM

Wonderful image, Kristi! #1020959

Terry R. Hatfield 1/7/2005 4:15:19 PM

This Is Real Pretty Kristi, Love The Colors And The Childs Silouette And Shadow:-) #1021097

Judy S. Fung 1/7/2005 4:54:13 PM

Beautiful capture, Kristi! Love the silhouette. #1021162

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 1/7/2005 5:32:45 PM

This is so very cute. It put a smile on my face!! Have a great weekend and keep up the awesome work!! #1021269

Kristi A. Howson 1/7/2005 8:44:53 PM

Thanks so much Kara, Colette, Kristy, Diane, Terry Judy & Donna for your very wonderful comments. I really appreciate it. This is one of those shots where my camera settings were all wrong but the moment would only last for a few seconds...as the boys father walked toward him. Thanks to PSP9 I was finally able to remove the noise as a result of shooting at 800 ISO. It's a "special" shot for me so I have always been willing to try new things with it. Thanks again. #1021507

Steve Mescha 2/18/2005 8:06:50 PM

Great to see this in the finals, Kristi. Congradulations! #1114136

Elizabeth J. Bernier 2/18/2005 8:30:12 PM

Really beautiful Kristi!!!What impacts me most is the smallness of the child to the vast surroundings,very good photographic work!!!Well deserved of being in the finals..I wish you the best of luck!!! #1114328

Judy S. Fung 2/18/2005 8:51:11 PM

Congrats, Kristi! #1114469

Judy S. Fung 2/18/2005 8:51:13 PM

Congrats, Kristi! #1114470

Judy S. Fung 2/18/2005 8:51:15 PM

Congrats, Kristi! #1114471

Terry R. Hatfield 2/18/2005 10:01:31 PM

Congratulations To You Kristi:-) #1114881

Anette Linnea Rasmussen 2/18/2005 10:39:51 PM

Beautiful shot Kristi!
Congrats on your finalist!

Best wishes Linnea #1115014

Jonna Bergström 2/18/2005 11:58:04 PM

I love this shot!
Congratulations on your finalist!! #1115315

Dan J. Holm 2/19/2005 1:28:21 AM

Woo Hoo!!! Congratulations on this awesome FINALIST, Kristi!! #1115470

Cathy Gregor 2/19/2005 5:27:07 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Kristi!
-cathy #1115946

Claudia Kuhn 2/19/2005 5:48:47 AM

Congrats Kristi!! #1116059

Kara Hendricks 2/19/2005 6:55:02 AM

I had a feeling about this one!! Way to go Kristi!! Good luck! #1116449

Jennifer Rennison 2/19/2005 11:42:33 AM

Beautiful colors and the little boy silhouette! Congratulations, Kristi, on your finalist!! #1117460

Jessica McCollam 2/19/2005 2:29:18 PM

Congrats, Kristi!:) #1117962

Jane Summa 2/19/2005 5:19:17 PM

Congratulations, Kristi!!! :-) #1118451

Jim Kinnunen 2/19/2005 6:21:37 PM

Wonderful image Kristi! Congrats!! #1118681

Kristy E. Lane 2/19/2005 8:15:10 PM

Congratulations, Kristi! #1118922

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 2/19/2005 11:15:08 PM

Well deserved finalist, I love the image!! Congrats!! #1119109

Karen J. McDowell 2/20/2005 7:33:34 AM

Beautiful capture, Kristi. I love the colors and the child's silhouette with the reflection. Big congrats on your finalist and good luck in the next round! #1120075

Donna W. Neal 2/20/2005 8:15:44 AM

Congratulations on a well deserved finalist Kristi #1120179

Nick Lagos 2/20/2005 2:46:37 PM

Heyyy Matey..... big congrats to you on another Finalist...... good luck with it too.... Nick #1120749

Kristi A. Howson 2/20/2005 7:17:09 PM

Thinks so very much everyone for your wonderful comments...if only you knew how much each and every word means to me. I couldn't ask for a better finalist than this one...for me it is a very special image for the reasons I took it and what it means. It has always reminded me of "The Circle Game" as the little boy looks in awe of Sunset with a whole life in front of him...filled with so many things...not all good...not all bad...but a life of experiencing many of the things the world has to offer -Kristi #1121212

Kara Hendricks 2/21/2005 3:27:45 PM

And this one went all the way!!! I knew it would!! Congratulations!! #1123482

Claudia Kuhn 2/21/2005 3:34:58 PM

Congratulations on your win Kristi!! Beautiful scene! #1123539

Steve Mescha 2/21/2005 3:36:43 PM

Way to go, Kristi! #1123555

Terry R. Hatfield 2/21/2005 4:59:26 PM

Hey Kristi!!Congratulations to You On An Awesome Image And Your Win!!! #1123914

Dan J. Holm 2/21/2005 5:26:38 PM

Alright, Kristi!! CONGRATULATIONS on your WIN!!!! #1124001

Cathy Gregor 2/21/2005 5:37:52 PM

Congratulations on your win, Kristi!!!!
-cathy #1124033

Julie Abston 2/21/2005 6:28:16 PM

A BIG congratulations on your win, Kristi!!!! This is such an awesome capture and very much deserving!!!!! #1124210

Evy Johansen 2/21/2005 7:17:58 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful win, Kristi! #1124414

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 2/21/2005 9:50:36 PM

I am so happy for you Kristi, I really like this image!! #1124678

Judy S. Fung 2/22/2005 1:42:48 AM

Congrats on your win, Kristi! #1124863

Wendy Stevenson 2/22/2005 7:46:06 AM

Congrats on your win with this great shot Kristi!! #1125704

Randy Kinney 2/22/2005 9:49:58 AM

Congratulations, Kristi!
Beautiful shot as usual. #1125956

Jennifer Rennison 2/22/2005 11:54:13 AM

Congratulations on your win, Kristi!! #1126174

Nancy Grace Chen 2/22/2005 5:14:47 PM

Hey Kristi!! I'm just now going through the winners... big congrats to you on your winner here!! Feeling inspired by Nick lately I see! :)

Nancy #1126778

Kristi A. Howson 2/22/2005 5:58:43 PM

Thanks so much everyone for the kind and generous comments. It's what makes a win like this so special. I took this over a year ago under conditions that weren't ideal. I was finally able to get rid of the noise/grain and I'm so happy that the judges found it worthy of a win here.

#1126879

Jonna Bergström 2/22/2005 11:06:47 PM

Congratulations on your win! Very WELL deserved! #1127373

Susana Matos 2/22/2005 11:38:48 PM

Congratulations on your win!
Cheers from Portugal, Su #1127409

Nick Lagos 2/24/2005 2:00:37 AM

Heyyyy Kristi..... a Wonderful win for an excellent image..... Big CONGRATS to you matey... #1129820

Susan T. Evans 2/25/2005 4:34:16 PM

Congrats on your win Kristi!!!! awesome image. #1133634

Donna J. Eaton 2/26/2005 7:05:29 AM

A wonderful image Kristi! Congratulations on your win!!! #1134788

Kristi A. Howson 2/26/2005 8:46:31 AM

Thanks so much Jonna, Susana, Nick, Susan & Donna for your wonderful comments..I truely appreciate your taking the time to make them!!!! #1135063

Carolyn J. Connolly 2/27/2005 7:31:53 AM

A REALLY beautiful and deserving Second Place winner, Kristi! Congratulations...and keep up the great work! :-) #1136767

Kristi A. Howson 2/27/2005 7:44:55 PM

Thanks so much Carolyn for your wonderful comment. I really appreicate it! #1137620

Anette Linnea Rasmussen 3/25/2005 9:50:27 AM

Beautiful shot Kristi - Love it !
Congrats on your win! Well deserved!

Best wishes, Linnea #1205899

Luigi Di Serio 7/18/2005 4:36:48 PM

AMAZING!!!! Where was this taken? Fort Myers Beach, Florida is my guess?! #1608042

Kristi A. Howson 7/18/2005 6:25:03 PM

Thanks Luigi. This was taken at a beach just north of Santa Barbara. It's called Haskell's Beach. #1608386

Bill Houghton 11/1/2005 8:42:17 AM

This is a beautiful shot Kristi. Well done. #2022804

Kristi A. Howson 11/2/2005 9:21:33 AM

Thanks so much Bill. I really appreciate it! #2026900

Allen O. Howard 3/2/2006 9:15:58 PM

I don't know where to start, Congratulations and wow! Everything is so beautiful and tale telling. I love your galley and skills. And thanks to you, What a compliment! #2490061

Kristi A. Howson 3/4/2006 9:40:34 AM

Thanks so much Alan! #2495617

Phil Cannon 8/23/2007 12:28:46 PM

Wonderful take - love the colors, lighting and the silhouette!!! #4689110

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**(2nd Place, Feb. 2005) F5.6, 1/2000, Focal 46mm, ISO 800

Uploaded on 1/7/2005 10:41:58 AM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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