Mates for Life

© Linda D. Lester

Mates for Life

Anne M. Young level-deluxe 2/27/2009 6:34:19 AM

Beautiful capture! #1090037

Jim Huffield 2/27/2009 6:43:54 AM

Awesome clarity and detail, Linda. Jim #7221907

Carolyn M. Fletcher level-deluxe 2/27/2009 6:50:24 AM

Great catch here, Linda! I really like this a lot! #7221946

Agnes Fegan level-deluxe 2/27/2009 6:50:25 AM

Beautiful capture Linda! #7221947

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe 2/27/2009 6:55:15 AM

Beautifully captured, Linda. #7221988

Jeana Clark level-deluxe 2/27/2009 7:00:15 AM

Are those a few scratches on his nose??
Fantastic composition Linda!!
The certainly look happy!!!!
Excellent work!!!

~J~ #7222027

Ron McEwan 2/27/2009 7:05:52 AM

I have said this befor, if you can capture the invisiable the rest of the shot takes care of itself. You have done that here vary well Linda, the emotion captured here speacks volumes, very well done. #7222057

Ron McEwan 2/27/2009 7:06:22 AM

I have said this before, if you can capture the invisible the rest of the shot takes care of itself. You have done that here vary well Linda, the emotion captured here speaks volumes, very well done. #7222058

Nadya Johnson 2/27/2009 7:22:51 AM

Outstanding capture, Linda! Perfect timing, and your composition (and the lighting) are superb! #7222119

Judy A. Lawhon 2/27/2009 7:36:31 AM

Its nice to know that they are forgiving. This is a fantastic capture with sharp detail and good lighting, Linda!! #7222149

Ken Smith level-deluxe 2/27/2009 7:36:42 AM

Maybe next time I visit the ATL zoo, these guys will be outside....super photo of these two..excellent! #7222151

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe 2/27/2009 7:37:33 AM

Outstanding capture of this beautiful couple Linda!! Jeff #7222154

Melissa Olsen level-deluxe 2/27/2009 7:59:04 AM

Oh Linda, this is fabulous..those colors are spot on! #7222195

Darren K. Fisher level-deluxe 2/27/2009 8:36:58 AM

Beautiful tones and capture of detail Linda. #7222303

Cathy Barrows 2/27/2009 8:54:33 AM

this is sooo this is the new mom anddad #7222386

Dominick M. Dimacale level-deluxe 2/27/2009 9:07:10 AM

Lovely and sweet image here, Linda.

Dominick #7222451

Amy JACKSON level-deluxe 2/27/2009 9:32:12 AM

Excellent capture, Linda!!! #7222531

Michelle Alton 2/27/2009 9:44:30 AM

Linda, this is at the top of the pile... #7222567

Randy A. Myers level-deluxe 2/27/2009 10:05:00 AM

Nicely done. Is this from last week? #7222638

JO ANN CLEVELAND 2/27/2009 11:41:19 AM

Awww, how sweet this is Linda, gotta get back to that zoo!
Looks like a winner to me...

jo ann c. #7222940

Mike Clime 2/27/2009 1:00:32 PM

Terrific capture! #7223131

Anita Hogue 2/27/2009 1:30:36 PM

So beautiful and loving, Linda! #7223210

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 2/27/2009 1:45:24 PM

And one awesome shot, Linda!!!!! :-) k #7223274

Karen Engelbreth 2/27/2009 1:56:00 PM

Wonderful capture, Linda.... #7223308

Murry Grigsby 2/27/2009 2:31:20 PM

Grrrrreat Linda! Wonderful moment and timing on this majestic couple!! #7223397

Lynne Morris 2/27/2009 3:01:24 PM

Wow this is awesome Linda, amazing clarity and details. #7223470

Claudia Kuhn level-deluxe 2/27/2009 3:19:22 PM

So sweet Linda, beautiful capture! #7223534

William C. Raco level-deluxe 2/27/2009 3:43:56 PM

and this is one awesome photo!
Fabulous detail, light and moment
Beautiful, Linda #7223617

Barbara Waldoch level-deluxe 2/27/2009 3:44:42 PM

Excellent shot, Linda! #7223618

David Phalen level-deluxe 2/27/2009 5:11:17 PM

Awww Making up is a good thing. Excellent color and details here Linda!! #7223887

Debra Booth 2/27/2009 6:23:47 PM

That's one sweeeeet shot, Linda!! Well done! #7224072

Walter H. Wiesbeck 2/27/2009 7:48:06 PM

Excellent capture of these two cat,Linda! #7224167

Shelly A. Van Camp level-deluxe 2/27/2009 10:12:56 PM

Beautiful capture, Linda! #7224341

Kathy L. Clark 2/28/2009 5:39:39 AM

This is just beautiful Linda. I see a winner in your future. #7225082

Kathy Cline level-deluxe 2/28/2009 6:17:33 AM

Good Morning Linda, "WOW" You lucky ducky!! I never can capture lions or tigers. They are always behind glass or an ugly fence. What an amazing capture. Im calling National Wildlife magazine. :-) GOD BLESS Kathy #7225278

Stephen Zacker 2/28/2009 6:46:47 AM

Fun capture. Like those teeth #7225418

ROLAN NARMAN 2/28/2009 1:51:41 PM

Excellent capture Linda! #7226784

Brett Dolsen 2/28/2009 9:14:28 PM

Awesome clarity,composition and timing Linda!!Brett #7227501

Nancy L. Green level-deluxe 2/28/2009 9:18:02 PM

FANTASTIC image Linda!! These cats are so fun to watch, and even more fun to shoot, and you did a superb job!!! <>< #7227511

Eugenio Diaz 2/28/2009 10:05:57 PM

Fabulous image Linda!
Well done...great timing and very well composed! #7227594

Deb Koskovich 3/1/2009 6:46:09 AM

And also one awesome capture of them! This is just amazing, Linda. #7228445

Debra R. Harder 3/1/2009 9:17:37 AM

This is such a fantastic image, Linda! Outstanding light, details, colors, composition, and, of course, timing. WOW!! Deb #7228782

Sabrina Ryan 3/1/2009 9:38:22 AM

Awwwww. Beautiful portrait and capture of affection, Melissa! #7228856

Erin Appelbaum level-deluxe 3/1/2009 1:30:06 PM

Fantastic portrait, awesome details and lighting. Peter #7229764

Renee Doyle level-deluxe 3/2/2009 1:14:39 AM

Oh ... how sweeet!!! You have captured this moment so beautifully Linda!!! Love your title too :-)


Val Feldman level-deluxe 3/4/2009 9:04:07 AM

Exquisite portrait captured at the perfect moment, perfectly executed - What's not to like with this one??? Bravo! #7242416

Stefania Barbier level-deluxe 3/25/2009 10:04:08 AM

another huge congrats Linda!!! #7327432

Mukesh Srivastava level-deluxe 3/25/2009 10:09:26 AM

Congrats for Finalist and wish good luck for next round.... #7327469

Erin Appelbaum level-deluxe 3/25/2009 10:16:55 AM

Fabulous finalist Linda. Congrats. Peter #7327530

Lisa J. Boulden level-deluxe 3/25/2009 10:22:47 AM

Love this, Linda!
Huge congratulations!!!
~♥~ #7327603

Courtenay Vanderbilt level-deluxe 3/25/2009 10:28:07 AM

CONGRATULATIONS, Linda! #7327679

A P level-deluxe 3/25/2009 10:42:14 AM

Congratulations on your ALL outstanding Finalist Linda!!


Laurence Saliba level-deluxe 3/25/2009 11:12:36 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Linda!!!!!!!! #7328217

Lynne Morris 3/25/2009 11:44:53 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist Linda. #7328552

Mary Beth Aiello level-deluxe 3/25/2009 11:57:54 AM

Congrats again, Linda, on this beautiful finalist. #7328663

Elida Gutierrez 3/25/2009 1:54:05 PM

Beautifuly captured, CONGRATULATIONS!!! #7329616

Patrick Rouzes level-deluxe 3/25/2009 2:19:13 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on another amazing finalist, Linda!!! #7329833

Deborah C. Lewinson level-deluxe 3/25/2009 3:01:03 PM

Marvfelous image, Linda, congrats on your finalists! #7330111

Nadya Johnson level-deluxe 3/25/2009 3:24:51 PM

Congratulations on your outstanding finalist! #7330261

Leland N. Saunders level-deluxe 3/25/2009 4:06:35 PM

Congratulations, again, Linda ... really nice photo ... !!

Lee #7330554

Judy V. Kennamer level-deluxe 3/25/2009 4:17:24 PM

Beautiful Linda! Congrats! #7330627

Debra R. Harder 3/25/2009 4:26:57 PM

I knew we'd see this precious image again, Linda! Congratulations on another SUPERB finalist! Deb #7330730

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe 3/25/2009 4:42:37 PM

Congrats Linda on your wonderful Finalist! Jeff #7330874

Sabrina Ryan level-deluxe 3/25/2009 6:03:10 PM

Congratulations on all your well deserved Finalists, Linda! WTG! #7331377

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-deluxe 3/25/2009 7:58:58 PM

Congrats Linda, bet this gets a GOLD!

jo ann c. #7332177

Laurie Daily level-deluxe 3/26/2009 3:46:39 AM

Sweet!!! Congratulations, Linda, on this wonderful finalist! #7333297

Nancyj E. Hovey level-deluxe 3/26/2009 5:42:40 AM

on your FINALIST... 8o) #7333861

Anne M. Young level-deluxe 3/26/2009 6:21:53 AM

Congratulations - great capture #7333964

Cheryl E. Molennor level-deluxe 3/26/2009 7:22:39 AM

Congratulations on this awesome finalist! #7334315

Gary Lange level-deluxe 3/26/2009 8:38:34 AM

Many Congrats!! #7334650

Jeana Clark level-deluxe 3/26/2009 10:02:54 AM

Great to see this again!!!!!
Outstaning Finalist Linda!!!!


~J~ #7335032

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe 3/26/2009 2:38:15 PM

I love this moving image Linda! Congratulations on your finalist! #7335978

Sue Marshall 3/26/2009 6:14:54 PM

Congrats Linda on your wonderful finalist! :-) #7337235

frank w. degenhardt level-deluxe 3/26/2009 8:48:52 PM

Congratulations on this wonderfully done scene. So touching. Way to to with the Finalist. #7337806

frank w. degenhardt level-deluxe 3/26/2009 8:50:50 PM

Congratulations on this wonderfully done scene. So touching. Way to to with the Finalist. #7337814

Kathy L. Clark 3/27/2009 6:01:49 AM

This is such a wonderful image Linda. A well deserved congratulation to you. #7339415

Linda Blair 3/27/2009 3:32:31 PM

So incredibly sweet...awesome capture Linda....congratulations!!!!!!! #7341621

Kristi A. Howson 5/27/2009 9:06:27 AM

Congratulations and best of luck in the next round Linda. This is especially sweet to me. It's Kiki and her mate? Kiki was born here in the SB zoo and is still a very popular topic around here still. A great success story as her mother wouldn't nurse so she was bottle fed by the staff. Sweet to see how content she looks! #7566899

Tammy Scott 8/17/2009 2:57:51 PM

Adorable capture! Congratulations! #7857529

JO ANN CLEVELAND 8/17/2009 3:40:46 PM

Big Congratulations on your wonderful finalist Linda!

jo ann c. #7857799

Courtenay Vanderbilt 8/17/2009 3:44:39 PM

BIG Congrats, Linda!!! #7857827

Nancyj E. Hovey level-deluxe 8/17/2009 5:06:29 PM

on your well deserving FINALIST. 8o) #7858478

Ron McEwan 8/17/2009 5:59:30 PM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S ~~ WTG #7858883

Susan M. Hembree level-deluxe 8/17/2009 6:21:14 PM

Wow! Congratulations again, Linda! #7859104

Smita Pawar level-deluxe 8/17/2009 6:33:24 PM

Congratulations again for this well deserved finalist. #7859247

ROLAN NARMAN 8/17/2009 6:33:56 PM

Huge Congrats on this gorgeous finalist Linda! #7859254

Ken Smith level-deluxe 8/17/2009 6:42:47 PM

Congrats again, Linda...very well deserved!! #7859334

Amy M. Wilson 8/17/2009 6:55:04 PM

Congratulations on this well-deserved Finalist, Linda! #7859436

Debra R. Harder 8/17/2009 7:15:18 PM

An amazing image, Linda!!!! Everything about it is perfect. Congratulations on another stunning finalist!!! Deb #7859602

Michael G. Marshall 8/17/2009 7:24:17 PM

Beautiful finalist, Linda! Congratulations! Michael #7859676

Judy V. Kennamer level-deluxe 8/17/2009 7:29:58 PM

Congrats again Linda!!! Gorgeous! #7859728

Linda D. Lester level-deluxe 8/17/2009 7:56:02 PM

Thank you all so much! #7859943

Sabrina Ryan level-deluxe 8/17/2009 8:16:35 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this Awesome Finalist photo, Linda! #7860127

Evy Johansen level-deluxe 8/17/2009 8:49:37 PM

And again.... :) Congratulations and good luck, Linda!! #7860309

Karen Engelbreth 8/17/2009 10:57:02 PM

Congratulations again again, Linda... #7860588

Stefania Barbier level-deluxe 8/18/2009 1:26:59 AM

huge congrats again Linda! #7860965

Anita Hogue 8/18/2009 5:15:20 AM

WOW, you had a fabulous month! Congratulations again on an outstanding image! #7861687

Nick Lagos 8/18/2009 7:05:02 AM

Very apt image for the monthly theme Linda....big congrats.. #7862353

Jeana Clark level-deluxe 8/18/2009 10:16:33 AM

.....AND AGAIN!!!!

~J~ #7863215

Gary Lange 8/18/2009 10:20:09 AM

Congrats! #7863239

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe 8/18/2009 11:30:11 AM

Beautiful Linda, great timing! Congratulations on your finalist! #7863585

Renee Doyle level-deluxe 8/18/2009 2:44:17 PM

So beautiful!! Congratulations Linda!! #7864029

Denny E. Barnes level-deluxe 8/18/2009 2:45:26 PM

Excellent!! Big Congratulations again, Linda on your excellent and well deserved finalist!! #7864037

Linda Blair level-deluxe 8/18/2009 3:57:57 PM

Congrats on this sweet finalist!!!!!!! #7864426

Usman M. Bajwa level-deluxe 8/18/2009 11:57:45 PM

CONGRATULATIONS.....!!! #7865754

Shawn Jennings level-deluxe 8/19/2009 6:58:45 AM

Congratulations on this fantastic finalist, Linda! #7867215

Cyn Valentine level-deluxe 8/19/2009 7:12:33 AM

Congratulations Linda!! #7867269

Anne M. Young level-deluxe 8/21/2009 10:30:12 PM

Congratulations! Loved this when I first saw it!! #7876568

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