Visions of Sugarplums??

© Michelle Alton

Visions of Sugarplums??

Nadine A. Lewis level-classic 12/22/2008 6:01:13 AM

Such a sweet capture, Michelle!!! GREAT lighting, conversion, tones, & image!!! <>< #1055401

William C. Raco level-classic 12/22/2008 6:02:35 AM

Sweet expression and photo, Michelle
May all her dreams come true #6925431

Renata Gusciora level-classic 12/22/2008 6:12:20 AM

Fabulous,Michelle!Super portrait and tones!! #6925524

Linda D. Lester level-classic 12/22/2008 6:21:04 AM

Too the expression and BW! #6925606

Agnes Fegan level-classic 12/22/2008 6:32:54 AM

Really sweet shot Michelle! #6925739

Jeff Robinson level-classic 12/22/2008 6:43:20 AM

Excellent comp, title and use of B&W! Jeff #6925835

Kumiko Parkinson level-classic 12/22/2008 7:06:25 AM

Precious, sweet and lovely capture, Michelle!! #6926091

Howard B. Cheek level-classic 12/22/2008 7:32:39 AM

Very nice look in B&W Michelle, and most appropriate for the season. Very good exposure control & tonal range :)
Merry Christmas!!
Howard #6926336

Tammy M. Anderson level-classic 12/22/2008 8:30:34 AM

Terrific capture and nicely done in B&W. Great job, Michelle. #6926768

Alan L. Borror 12/22/2008 8:51:56 AM

Wonderful portrait, Michelle! Really like the B&W conversion and tones! #6926903

Mike Clime 12/22/2008 9:23:46 AM

Boys, yes, sugarplums I doubt. Really nice capture and excellent in b/w! #6927273

KARU WIJESUNDARA. A.N.P.A.S. 12/22/2008 9:32:08 AM


KARU. #6927380

Ron McEwan 12/22/2008 10:27:47 AM

Probably so lest we forget when we were that age.

Nice work here Michelle, the effects are just wonderful here. #6927926

April Riggs 12/22/2008 10:31:09 AM

A precious shot! #6927960

Brett Dolsen 12/22/2008 10:50:26 AM

Wonderfull tones,details,light and candid capture Michelle!!Busy time of year with Christmas gatherings and works to be completed.Great to see someone at peace!Brett #6928120

Bill Wyatt 12/22/2008 2:06:39 PM

Wonderful tones and light! Super portrait work!! Love it! #6929284

Barbara Waldoch 12/22/2008 2:23:26 PM

Terrific job, Michelle! #6929389

Claudia Kuhn level-classic 12/22/2008 3:00:49 PM

Wonderful capture Michelle, lovely tones and light. #6929594

Joseph N. DiGilio 12/22/2008 3:29:49 PM

Beautiful capture and presentation, Michelle. She looks like an angel. Sugarplums, perhaps. Maybe a shopping spree with a blank check. #6929698

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic 12/22/2008 7:46:37 PM

Outstanding work,Michelle!! #6931148

ROLAN NARMAN 12/22/2008 8:03:15 PM

Very sweet capture Michelle! Nice lighting and great B & W treatment! #6931239

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic 12/23/2008 12:06:57 AM

This is SUCH a sweet capture - and title, Michelle. A lovely young woman and even more lovely smile. With that smile I also suspect that she is dreaming of something else - LOL! #6932284

Stefania Barbier level-classic 12/23/2008 2:30:55 AM

how beautiful... and tones are spectacular!!!!! #6932632

Deb Koskovich 12/23/2008 4:41:28 AM

Well, if her dreams are anything like mine were at that age....ahem! Those were the days, LOL. Great shot, Michelle...and a wonderful way to present it! #6933206

Michael Khoury 12/23/2008 10:28:50 AM

superb image and title Michelle...
mk #6934460

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 12/23/2008 1:41:47 PM

Cooooool shot, Michelle!!!!! :-) k #6935021

A P 12/23/2008 8:13:29 PM

wonderfully composed, awesome tones, and just the perfect title, Michelle #6936124

Jim Britt 12/25/2008 7:54:37 AM

Neat capture. Great in B/W. #6940382

Beverley Scott 12/26/2008 8:25:04 PM

A really beautiful portrait, Michelle! The composition, tones and lighting are fantastic! Well done. #6945482

Max Aureli 12/27/2008 11:07:49 PM

Beautiful portrait of your daughter, Michelle!!! Great tones on this BW!!! #6948883

Bill Knaps 12/30/2008 2:15:34 PM

Great B & W candid capture Michelle. Bill #6958473

ALLEN O. HOWARD 1/2/2009 8:27:49 AM

My girls have both gone on to thier own families. It's probably as you suspect. A wonderful image, Michellle! #6971507

Gail Vitikacs level-classic 1/21/2009 5:23:04 PM

Well deserved! Congratulations! #7062920

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 1/21/2009 5:28:11 PM

on your FINALIST... 8o) #7062986

Ken Smith level-classic 1/21/2009 6:09:03 PM

Very sweet, Michelle. Congrats again! #7063445

Kristi A. Howson 1/21/2009 8:15:51 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful Finalist and best of luck in the next round! Very sweet Michelle! #7064778

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 1/21/2009 8:40:39 PM


HUGE CONGRATS on your finalist!
Best of luck in the next round! #7064942

Dave Ombrello 1/21/2009 8:53:14 PM

Great job Michelle and CONGRATS!!!!!! #7065050

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 1/21/2009 8:56:58 PM

Wonderful portrait. Congrats on this beautiful Finalist.

UB. #7065089

Bojan Bencic level-classic 1/21/2009 10:55:31 PM

Congratulations on your finalist, Michelle. Beautiful. #7065706

Barbara Waldoch 1/21/2009 11:57:56 PM

Congratulations on ALL your Finalists, Michelle! #7066096

Vitor Dias 1/22/2009 2:15:28 AM

Congrats, Michelle! Good luck!

rgs Vitor #7066553

Douglas Pignet 1/22/2009 3:27:11 AM

Congrats Michelle,Doug #7066829

Dawn M. Schneider 1/22/2009 5:17:47 AM

congrats on this special image!! #7067309

Max Aureli 1/22/2009 5:36:50 AM

Congratulations on this great Finalist, Michelle!! :-)) #7067395

Anita Hogue 1/22/2009 7:27:54 AM

A very lovely image, Michelle! Congratulations! #7067873

Deb Koskovich 1/22/2009 7:30:54 AM

Big congrats on this great portrait, Michelle...the expression is wonderful! #7067888

Nadya Johnson 1/22/2009 8:33:43 AM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Michelle! #7068181

ALLEN O. HOWARD 1/22/2009 9:05:02 AM

As it should be. Congratulations! #7068301

Colleen Farrell level-classic 1/22/2009 9:07:05 AM

Wow, I love this, Michelle! Congratulations on an awesome finalist! #7068315

Courtenay Vanderbilt 1/22/2009 9:10:09 AM

CONGRATULATIONS again Michelle!! #7068332

MELODIE C. ROBERTS level-classic 1/22/2009 10:19:17 AM

Yes Again!!!
Congratulations Michelle!! #7068545

Agnes Fegan level-classic 1/22/2009 10:28:01 AM

Congrats on this wonderful Finalist! #7068585

Tiia Vissak level-classic 1/22/2009 11:08:57 AM

Congratulations! #7068766

Stefania Barbier level-classic 1/22/2009 11:23:23 AM


Patrick Rouzes level-classic 1/22/2009 2:23:20 PM

I remember this very well, Michelle!!! CONGRATULATIONS again,my friend!!! #7069709

Laurie Daily level-classic 1/22/2009 2:25:37 PM

Another congratulations to you, Michelle! #7069723

Terri L. Scribner 1/22/2009 2:42:47 PM

Congratulations on all your finalists!! #7069833

Patricia Ronan 1/22/2009 3:36:05 PM

Congrats on your 3 great finalists Michelle:) #7070124

Teresa A. Burnett level-classic 1/22/2009 3:58:59 PM

And another huge congratulations on this wonderful finalist, Michelle!! #7070197

Renee Doyle level-classic 1/22/2009 4:21:50 PM

Beautiful work once again Michelle!!! Congratulations! #7070313

Sam Britt level-classic 1/22/2009 4:39:26 PM

Congratulations, Michelle! #7070400

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton 1/22/2009 6:13:02 PM

Splendid work.. Congratulations again, Michelle!! #7070924

Debra R. Harder 1/23/2009 6:16:19 AM

How in the heck did I miss this one!! This is SUPERB, Michelle! Congratulations on your BEAUTIFUL finalist! Deb #7072784

Marijana Fajgl level-classic 1/23/2009 9:29:57 AM

Fantastic capture and treatment, Michelle! Congratulations! #7073485

Sue Marshall 1/23/2009 3:58:42 PM

Congrats Michelle on this beautiful finalist!! :-) #7075442

Stephanie Frey 1/24/2009 3:57:17 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Michelle! #7078298

Jeana Clark level-classic 1/24/2009 8:12:31 PM

Excellent Finalist!!!!

~J~ #7081835

frank w. degenhardt level-classic 1/25/2009 7:10:42 AM

Michelle- WTG on another wonderful and well deserved Finalist. Congratulations. #7083545

Marilyn K. Lincecum level-classic 1/25/2009 11:41:21 PM

Adorable..Congratulations on your fianlist. #7087300

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The expression on the face of a sleeping teenage woman...Sugarplums? I suspect something more special is playing on those inner eyelids!
Low light indoor night shot with no flash. ISO:1600, F4, 1/60s, 97mm. Raw, shutter priority.


Exif: F Number: 4, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/60 seconds, Flash: fired, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 1600, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 97.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D

Uploaded on 12/22/2008 5:54:19 AM Photo Contest Finalist

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