Beauty and The Bearded Dragon

© Melissa Olsen

Beauty and The Bearded Dragon

Julianna J. Collett 4/21/2009 2:02:39 PM

Absolutely STUNNING!!The side lighting is wonderful and I love the tension between the delicate hat , the tatoos, and the reptile!! #1116841

Daniella Puente 4/21/2009 2:29:43 PM

What a cool portrait composition Melissa! GREAT one :) and congrats!!! #7428392

Patricia Ronan 4/21/2009 2:32:56 PM

Fantastic image Melissa. Congratulations on having it published in National Geographic:) #7428403

Jeff Robinson 4/21/2009 2:54:47 PM

Excellent - Congrats on your upcoming NatGeo publication! Jeff #7428460

Laura Kalcheff 4/21/2009 3:45:34 PM

So creative, Melissa! Great photo and that cute little lizard is an added bonus! #7428569

Melissa G. Meiselman 4/21/2009 3:56:22 PM

Outstanding portrait with amazing side lighting, terrific clarity and wonderful expression, Melissa!! Congrats!! #7428603

Tamara K. Walker 5/26/2009 1:21:16 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on your finalist. #7559631

Tiia Vissak 5/26/2009 1:30:26 PM

Congratulations! #7559743

Stefania Barbier 5/26/2009 2:13:17 PM

congratulations on your wonderful finalist! #7560558

Jennifer L. Alder 5/26/2009 2:23:26 PM

You know I love this one....
Am SOOOO Proud of you, too, hun!
Congrats :) #7560693

Lynne Morris 5/26/2009 2:34:14 PM

Huge Congratulations on this beautiful finalist Melissa, fantastic work! #7560828

Val Feldman 5/26/2009 2:37:15 PM

Melissa! Congrats!! Congrats!! Best of luck in the next round! WTG!!! #7560862

ROLAN NARMAN 5/26/2009 2:47:07 PM

Huge Congratulations on your gorgeous finalist Melissa! #7560972

Nadya Johnson 5/26/2009 3:04:53 PM

FANTASTIC!! Congratulations on your stunning finalist, Melissa!!! #7561199

Patricia Seidler 5/26/2009 3:49:10 PM

Congratulations Melissa! #7561752

Sherran Andersen 5/26/2009 4:15:12 PM

Congrats Melissa. Sherran #7561985

frank w. degenhardt 5/26/2009 4:43:55 PM

Stunning work my dear friend. Congratulationsl on the Finalist. #7562225

Eugenio Diaz 5/26/2009 5:24:09 PM

AMAZING image and love it!!!!
Congratulations on your incredible Finalist…Well done!
Good Luck in the next Round!!!

Ken Smith 5/26/2009 5:50:11 PM

That's a great shot, Melissa..congrats on the magazine and the silver medal! #7562921

Glenn E. Traver 5/26/2009 6:07:03 PM

Congratulations Melissa, Wonderful, will be on the look out for NG in July ~ GT #7563109

Susan M. Campbell 5/26/2009 7:11:21 PM

Way to go Melissa!


Bojan Bencic 5/27/2009 1:10:58 AM

Congratulations on your finalist, Melissa. #7564846

Tarun Bose 5/27/2009 3:56:22 AM

Big congrats Melissa for your finalist. #7565441

Jeff Robinson 5/27/2009 4:52:04 AM

Congrats Melissa on your Finalist!! Jeff #7565713

Mitch Spence 5/27/2009 8:44:29 AM

What a shot! Congratulations. #7566763

Daniella Puente 5/27/2009 10:54:37 AM

BIG congrats Melissa, this is so cool!!! #7567426

Laurence Saliba 5/27/2009 11:42:52 AM

A BIG Congrats Melissa!!!!!!!! #7567635

Melissa Olsen 5/27/2009 11:47:21 AM

Congrats all the way around! #7567665

Melissa Olsen 5/27/2009 12:27:21 PM

Thanks everyone, I appreciate all the good wishes! #7567798

Sabrina Ryan 5/27/2009 1:42:41 PM

Congratulations, Melissa! #7567991

Kathy Cline 5/27/2009 6:02:24 PM

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GOD BLESS YOU #7569026

Sam Britt 5/27/2009 7:28:04 PM

Congratulations again, Melissa!! #7569408

Laurie Daily 5/28/2009 3:35:42 AM

So very cool, Melissa!!! And a Big Congratulations on your well as being published in National Geo!!! #7570408

Colleen Farrell 5/28/2009 10:10:39 AM

Nat Geo!! WOW!!! I love this image. Big congrats on your finalist! #7571792

Anita Hogue 5/30/2009 4:46:35 PM

Congratulations on this finalist and most of all being featured in National Geographic! WOW!! #7580283

Linda Blair 6/1/2009 9:52:51 AM

Stunning and beautiful....a big congrats on your finalist and national geographic....WTG!!!!!!!! #7585458

Kathy L. Clark 6/11/2009 1:43:46 PM


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Exif: F Number: 8, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/250 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 100, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 26.00 mm, Model: NIKON D300

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