The Thinker

© Ken Smith

The Thinker

Michelle Alton level-classic 1/27/2009 3:53:59 AM

Maybe not YOU, but I have seen this expression! (an old boss of mine--Ha!) #1074295

Deb Koskovich 1/27/2009 4:15:01 AM

Whatever he's thinking, he doesn't look too happy about it! Great close up and detail, Ken. #7093116

Claudia Kuhn level-classic 1/27/2009 4:18:32 AM

Wonderful close up Ken! #7093130

Tammy M. Anderson level-classic 1/27/2009 4:18:41 AM

Fantastic capture of his expression and details are great, Ken. #7093133

Agnes Fegan level-classic 1/27/2009 4:32:07 AM

Great capture...looks like he's doing some serious thinking! #7093223

William C. Raco level-classic 1/27/2009 4:46:19 AM

Fantastic detail and color in the eyes
Very nice close up look, Ken #7093304

Jeff W. Robinson level-classic 1/27/2009 5:11:19 AM

Terrific portrait Ken!! Jeff #7093374

Dominick M. Dimacale level-classic 1/27/2009 5:17:11 AM

Great animal image here, Jeff.


Dominick #7093396

Gina Cormier level-classic 1/27/2009 5:21:12 AM

Wonderful animal image. Great close-up!! #7093418

Cathy Barrows 1/27/2009 5:45:03 AM

i knew it wasn't you cuz your eyes are blue...lol...great portrait of Taz? #7093545

Cathy Barrows 1/27/2009 5:45:49 AM

well heck I thought this was linda's shot and i'm really not sure what color eyes you have...lol #7093549

Karen Celella level-classic 1/27/2009 5:57:28 AM

It looks like he's thinking about which hair conditioner to use. lol Nice shot Ken. #7093616

Jeana Clark 1/27/2009 7:23:41 AM


HA!!!
Aren't you witty!!!!
He's is magnificent looking!!!
Excellent capture Ken!!!

~J~ #7094120

Melissa Gurdus level-classic 1/27/2009 7:26:47 AM

Magnificent full frame portrait taken with ultra sharp detail, great expression and terrific lighting, Ken!!! #7094145

Linda D. Lester level-classic 1/27/2009 7:26:52 AM

Yep that would be Taz...just call his name and he will look at you! One of my favorite gorilla's at the zoo.
Great capture! #7094146

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna level-classic 1/27/2009 8:32:37 AM

The lighting on Taz is tops, Ken!!!!! Super shot!!!!! :-) k #7094359

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic 1/27/2009 10:11:32 AM

Awwww, he is so cute! Great capture....love his look and the eyes. #7094685

Renee Doyle level-classic 1/27/2009 11:42:31 AM

I'm thinking that this is a super portrait of Taz!!!! Love his eyes Ken! Excellent work! #7094891

Nadine A. Lewis level-classic 1/27/2009 1:37:03 PM

WOW!!! This is AWESOME!!! A WINNER in my book, Ken!!! <>< #7095129

Courtenay Vanderbilt level-classic 1/27/2009 4:13:32 PM

Fantastic capture Ken! There is an intensity in his eyes that you have really keyed in on! #7095605

Ronald F. Fischer level-classic 1/27/2009 4:32:00 PM

Ken, you should have told me is was SP week! LOL!!! In all seriousness, you need a shave (LOL)!! Great capture, my friend! #7095659

Gail Vitikacs level-classic 1/27/2009 4:47:49 PM

My my...love the expression...beautifully captured Ken! #7095732

A P 1/27/2009 6:40:59 PM

The intensity captured in those eyes is incredible, Ken. #7096069

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic 1/28/2009 7:07:26 AM

Don't you wish you could read his mind? Beautiful capture Ken! #7098077

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 1/28/2009 7:28:17 AM

Where does a 2 ton gorilla sit? ANYWHERE he wants to!

He sure looks bored, guess he's tired of all the photographers

Great portrait Ken

jo ann c. #7098149

Stefania Barbier level-classic 1/28/2009 11:53:31 AM

LOL@self portrait!!! but it's incredible the human resemblance... especially in the eyes... fantastic portrait Ken! (not SP!!!) #7098983

Bill Knaps level-classic 1/28/2009 3:09:05 PM

He He for what Michelle said Ken. Guess we all know someone like this. Great portrait. Bill #7099510

John Connolly level-classic 1/30/2009 1:57:30 AM

What an expressive face Ken, and you have captured it beautifully! The detail, tones and lighting are all exemplary! #7104939

Tammy J. Russotto level-classic 2/6/2009 1:33:38 PM

What an amazing portrait. Love how you captured his personality. He has such intense eyes. The detail is great! #7134912

A P level-classic 7/21/2009 4:09:45 PM

congratulations Pictures, Images and Photos

Awesome finalist,Ken!! Best of luck in the next round. #7763678

Jeff W. Robinson level-classic 7/21/2009 5:18:27 PM

Congrats Ken on your Excellent Finalist! Jeff #7764327

Deborah C. Lewinson level-classic 7/21/2009 5:23:58 PM

Superb finalist, Ken!

Congratulations!
Debby #7764398

Christie R. Bielss level-classic 7/21/2009 5:44:20 PM

Wonderful capture! Congratulations Ken! #7764564

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic 7/21/2009 6:10:02 PM

Congrats on your Finalist for this beauty Ken! #7764831

Jeana Clark 7/21/2009 6:26:51 PM


Outstanding finalist Ken!!!
Congratulations and best of luck in the next round!!!!

~J~ #7765021

Tammy Scott 7/21/2009 6:31:25 PM

Terrfic expression capture! Congratulations! #7765077

Gail Vitikacs level-classic 7/21/2009 6:56:33 PM

This rocks Ken...CONGRATULATIONS! Best of luck! #7765299

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic 7/21/2009 7:23:58 PM

How did I miss this fella, Ken!
He's wonderful!
Big congrats on your finalist!
~♥~Lisa #7765476

Kathy Wesserling level-classic 7/21/2009 7:40:38 PM

Human or Primate - this would be a wonderful portrait, regardless of the species! #7765657

Debra R. Harder level-classic 7/21/2009 8:40:42 PM

How in the heck did I miss this brilliant image, Ken! WOW! Congratulations on your EXCELLENT finalist!! Deb #7766050

Susan Fox level-classic 7/21/2009 9:50:17 PM

Congratulations Ken! #7766396

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 7/22/2009 7:43:45 AM

Many Congratulations on another awesome Finalist, Ken.

UB. #7768534

Colleen Farrell level-classic 7/22/2009 9:21:29 AM

It's 3-D! FANTASTIC, Ken! Big congrats on your finalist! #7769134

Mitch Spence level-classic 7/22/2009 9:48:59 AM

Congratulations to you, Ken, on your finalist for this great animal image. #7769313

Linda Blair 7/22/2009 10:23:59 AM

Congratulations on your fantastic finalist!!!!!!!! #7769449

A P 7/22/2009 11:15:07 AM

CONGRATULATIONS KEN ON YOUR OUTSTANDING WINNER!!! #7769727

Gail Vitikacs level-classic 7/22/2009 11:32:02 AM

You are de man!!! Way to go Ken! Congratulations! #7769835

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-classic 7/22/2009 11:39:49 AM

Very cool portrait Ken! Congratulations on your win!!! #7769897

Tarun Bose 7/22/2009 12:55:20 PM

Congrats for your Gold, Ken. #7770299

Renee Doyle level-classic 7/22/2009 1:03:15 PM

I still laugh about the portrait comment :-)
Big congrats to you Ken on this awesome winner!! #7770341

Karen Celella level-classic 7/22/2009 2:15:04 PM

WOW! Second Place Winner!! Huge congratulations Ken! #7770646

Nadya Johnson level-classic 7/22/2009 3:13:48 PM

Congratulations on your outstanding winner, Ken! #7770907

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic 7/22/2009 4:43:22 PM

Congrats on this wonderful winner Ken!!! #7771220

Susan Fox 7/22/2009 5:32:24 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful winning photo! #7771400

Colleen Farrell level-classic 7/22/2009 5:36:40 PM

WTG, Ken! Big congrats on a most well-deserved win! #7771432

David Phalen level-classic 7/22/2009 6:31:59 PM

BIG Congrats on a terrific Winner!! #7771804

Debra R. Harder level-classic 7/22/2009 7:16:40 PM

No surprise here!! This is magnificent, Ken! Congratulations on your OUTSTANDING GOLD WINNER!! Deb #7772057

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 7/23/2009 1:25:43 AM

WTG, Ken. CONGRATULATIONS on this stunning GOLD Winner!

UB. #7772902

Jessica Jenney level-classic 7/23/2009 4:21:14 AM

Congratulations, Ken on your terrifc win! #7773427

Linda D. Lester level-classic 7/23/2009 6:19:44 AM

Awesome full frame....Congratulations! #7773853

Hendrik Storme level-classic 7/23/2009 6:44:10 AM

Wonderful close up,congratulations Ken!!! #7773986

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 7/23/2009 8:45:00 AM

Man they look a lot like humans, only we are better looking! lol

Wonderful, well deserved win Ken

jo ann c. #7774479

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna level-classic 7/23/2009 9:13:35 AM

Wonderful winning image, Ken!!! WTG!!! :-) k #7774609

Mike Clime level-classic 7/23/2009 12:18:59 PM

Congratulations on this great winner! #7775182

Alex T. Mizuno level-classic 7/23/2009 1:33:30 PM

Another great winning photo Ken! Love your caption :)
Congratulations!!! #7775330

Courtenay Vanderbilt level-classic 7/23/2009 3:25:47 PM

BIG Congrats Ken!!! #7775616

Shawn Jennings level-classic 7/24/2009 8:42:25 AM

WTG Ken! Congratulations on your win!!! #7777977

Monika Sapek level-classic 7/24/2009 10:28:50 PM

What an expression! Congratulations on your Second Place Win, Ken!
Monika
#7779423

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 7/25/2009 5:47:53 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on your incredible WINNER here, Ken!!! WTG!!! #7780062

Gina Cormier 7/25/2009 6:40:19 AM

WOOHOOOOOO!!!!! WTG!!!!! #7780180

Nick Lagos level-classic 7/29/2009 6:27:15 AM

Congratulations on a wonderful image and well deserved win Ken #7793481

Dominick M. Dimacale level-classic 11/15/2009 2:35:22 AM

Congratulations Ken on your Win!!!


Dominick #8132162

Kathy Wesserling level-classic 11/15/2009 9:47:07 AM

Glad that you and the Big Guy won! You're a good team! #8133121

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From the Atlanta zoo on Oct 31st...and no...it's not a self portrait of me on Halloween! :-)

F2.8, 1/200th sec, ISO 400, 300mm focal length

Exif: F Number: 2.8, Exposure Bias Value: -0.67, ExposureTime: 1/200 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 300.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 30D

Uploaded on 1/27/2009 3:48:04 AM


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