Lord Give Me Strength

© Tammy L. Newcomb

Lord Give Me Strength

Peter Appelbaum Student 4/29/2009 7:06:29 AM

Fantastic capture Tammy. Love the composition, colors and clarity. Peter #1120603

Debbie Ann Price 4/29/2009 7:42:33 AM

Nice capture. Love it. I just love frogs anyways...lol Great shot...Glad he sat there for you...lol dp #7464320

Sam Britt 4/29/2009 8:01:50 AM

Fantastic capture, Tammy. #7464409

Christina N. Seuser 4/29/2009 10:48:59 AM

Clarity, composition, detail and color are all superb Tammy! A beautiful capture of this little guy! #7464991

Dawn M. Schneider 4/29/2009 12:02:17 PM

THIS IS SOOO FANTASTIC. your lighting, color, clarity pose composition is so great, what an inspiration to all of us to keep shooting!!!! Tammy this is a winner in my book!! wow! #7465182

Pat Gamwell 4/29/2009 12:22:53 PM

Well done, Tammy! Actually...this would make a fabulous spiritual card, especially with that title. I've seen ones like this in Bible stores. You might give it a try! #7465260

Tammy L. Newcomb 4/29/2009 4:55:36 PM

Thanks so much to all the new faces commenting on my photos.... Your support is truly appreciated.

Dawn: I can tell you really like this one and I'm always thrilled when you like my photos.

Pat: Thank you for the kind comment and I have no idea how to turn my photos into profits so I will just continue to enjoy this as s passion and hobby. Thank you so much for the suggestion. #7466007

Leslie McLain 4/30/2009 11:01:18 AM

Terrific image, wonderful colors. #7469218

Lisa J. Boulden 4/30/2009 11:05:57 AM

Outstanding, Tammy!
Great color, light, and Cute, too!
Bet we see it again!
~♥~Lisa #7469228

Dawn Schwack 4/30/2009 11:10:36 AM

Congratulations on the EP Tammy! Well deserved, this is a fantastic capture! Great job! :) #7469246

Tammy L. Newcomb 4/30/2009 11:16:58 AM

Leslie, Lisa and Dawn S.

Thank you so much for your support and kind comments. As you all know, I appreciate the time you took to look and make your comments.

As for seeing this again, well, it would be nice but I have learned not to get my hopes up. I still stick by what I have said all along; I get just as much enjoyment out of the comments from the BP members. You all are the true judges. #7469267

Cary Rogers 4/30/2009 11:34:11 AM

Magnificent lighting and vivid colors, wonderful detail and image composition, Tammy! (by any chance, do you know what the pixel dimensions are of the photo you uploaded? this is one of the biggest "displayed" images I've seen on the site) #7469317

Sharon F. Morris 4/30/2009 11:40:37 AM

Wonderful timing and capture Tammy. Congrats on your EFP. #7469351

Tammy L. Newcomb 4/30/2009 11:44:11 AM

Carry: You have raised an interesting question and you are right it is the largest I've seen too. Okay, give me some time and I will go back through the steps of what I did to get this size and also get the pixel information. I do know that I enlarged the photo, then I croped the photo how I wanted it to look then I set the width at 800 or 833 pixels per a post I read on one of the BP threads. I also learned that uploading as a Tiff is better. I know if you upload as the orginal size BP automatically resizes the photo. A person who is excellent on this subject is Ken Smith. #7469363

Tammy L. Newcomb 4/30/2009 11:46:27 AM

Thank you Sharon for stopping by and thinking enough of my image to give it a wonderful comment. #7469370

Tammy L. Newcomb 4/30/2009 12:10:01 PM

Cary... check your BP mail center, I've sent you some answers to your question. #7469420

Dawn M. Schneider 4/30/2009 12:52:56 PM

TOLD YA, NOW FOR ROUND 2!! #7469512

Tammy L. Newcomb 4/30/2009 1:14:00 PM

Round Two takes to long..... #7469547

Leslie J. Morris 4/30/2009 7:51:40 PM

Tammy, you are sooo funny, this photo is sooooo wonderful that it deserves to be posted three times! :) I am glad to see this one here and hope to see it in the next round! #7470597

Elida Gutierrez 4/30/2009 8:54:32 PM

Yes Tammy, how you did it?

And by the way, maybe is your second for the month but I can easily see it as a FINALIST, love it!!!! #7470757

Tammy L. Newcomb 5/1/2009 7:35:42 AM

Leslie M....

Thank you so much and you are so sweet... I really did not mean for that to post three times. I was excited about getting my whoppen 2nd EP for the month!!!

As the old saying goes, it only takes one to win.

Tammy #7472562

Tammy L. Newcomb 5/1/2009 7:40:27 AM

Elida:

I have noticed your commenting pattern and I have to say that you seem reserved with your comments, so with that being said, I feel honored to get your comment and thrilled that you love this photo. Thank you so much for your comment for it means the world to me.

Tammy #7472580

Sharon 5/2/2009 11:53:57 AM

Tammy, congratulations on your wonderful & well deserved EFPs this month... it was a tough one. :) I read on the EFP thread that this little guy is missing so I will be praying that he will be found quickly and in good health. I'm sure he has become a much loved member of your family and a fun subject to photograph. Have a great weekend!!!! #7476914

Tammy L. Newcomb 5/4/2009 5:48:31 AM

Sharon, that you so much. I have yet to find my frog model..... #7482639

Sharon 5/6/2009 3:19:04 AM

WOW!! What a great shot!! #7490688

Christina N. Seuser 5/26/2009 1:11:14 PM

Congratulations! So glad to see this one as a Finalist! #7559575

Dawn M. Schneider 5/26/2009 1:21:17 PM

NO SURPRISE!!! THIS BETTER GO ALL THE WAY!! Everything about this is WINNER!! CONGRATS MY FRIEND!(even if you are against me this round, I have NO chance against you!) #7559632

Dawn Schwack 5/26/2009 1:21:22 PM

Congratulations Tammy on your well deserved finalist! :) #7559634

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 5/26/2009 1:34:10 PM

This is an AWESOME finalist Tammy, congratulations! #7559806

Lisa J. Boulden 5/26/2009 1:45:36 PM

WTG, Tammy!!!
Big congratz!!!
~Lisa #7559989

Sharon F. Morris 5/26/2009 2:03:03 PM

Congrats Tammy :) #7560362

Sharon 5/26/2009 2:07:43 PM

WTGG!!! HUGE congratulations on your outstanding finalist, Tammy! All the best in the next round!. #7560459

Patricia Seidler 5/26/2009 3:45:24 PM

Congratulations Tammy! #7561716

Eugenio Diaz 5/26/2009 4:44:31 PM

Congratulations on your AMAZING Finalist…Well done!
#7562231

Ken Smith 5/26/2009 5:31:21 PM

Way to go, TAmmy...very cool to see this get finalist! #7562726

Usman M. Bajwa 5/26/2009 8:30:25 PM

Great animal capture, Tammy. Congrats.

Usman. #7564073

Tammy L. Newcomb 5/26/2009 8:56:41 PM

Thank you Usman I really appreciate your comment.... #7564205

Betsy Labuschagne 5/27/2009 1:58:03 AM

Outstanding finalist, Congratulations Tammy!!! #7565061

Laurie Daily 5/27/2009 3:40:36 AM

What a fantastic capture so perfectly posed! Congratulations on this great finalist, Tammy!!!
#7565372

Jeff W. Robinson 5/27/2009 3:56:59 AM

Congrats Tammy on your excellent Finalist!! Jeff #7565448

Anne M. Young 5/27/2009 7:51:37 AM

Congratulations on a super finalist - good luck - hope its a winner! #7566414

Rosemary Sampson 5/27/2009 1:48:39 PM

What a fun image. Well done! #7568005

Stan Kwasniowski 5/27/2009 2:03:56 PM

Tammy, congratulations, you earned it #7568039

Colleen Farrell 5/27/2009 6:32:51 PM

ROFL at your title--it's so perfect for his expression! Great capture, Tammy! Big congrats on your finalist! #7569146

Sam Britt 5/27/2009 6:42:25 PM

I thought we would see this again. Big congratulations, Tammy!! #7569185

Paula Showen 5/27/2009 8:38:56 PM

Awesome finalist...congratulations! #7569644

Sherry McClead 5/28/2009 6:23:58 AM

Congratulations on your finalist... awesome image... WTG!!

Sherrybear #7570944

Tammy L. Newcomb 5/28/2009 11:58:22 AM

Thanks... #7572149

Kim Andelkovic (Kovic) 2/1/2010 1:59:29 PM

wow a fab image and congrats on finalist. #8347933

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Description

Finalist-April 2009


This was an experiment with added light and a very cooperative Tree Frog. The captured expression looks as if this little guy is praying to GOD that I will hurry up and end his very first photo shoot...LOL.

I actually did not really do anything fancy in terms of photo editing other than the usual.

Uploaded on 4/29/2009 5:01:24 AM

Made With

Camera: Nikon D40x Digital SLR Camera

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist


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