Mommy... Where are you?

© Lisa J. Boulden

Mommy... Where are you?

Monika Sapek level-classic 5/5/2009 7:17:45 AM

Wonderful capture, Lisa!
Monika #1123627

Sabrina Ryan 5/5/2009 7:20:23 AM

Precious photo, Lisa! Well done!
We just had 14 baby ducks born next to our home! I guess it's Spring. :-) #7487736

Shawn Jennings level-classic 5/5/2009 7:22:42 AM

Fantastic image, Lisa! So sweet! #7487744

Jeff Robinson level-classic 5/5/2009 7:31:25 AM

A very precious capture of the moment Lisa!! Jeff #7487772

Karacan Salkuci (Kalacay) 5/5/2009 7:34:29 AM

Beautiful,soft image of these great little ducklings. #7487785

Chua Wee Boo 5/5/2009 7:35:56 AM

Oh my! This is so cute,Lisa! #7487789

Melissa G. Meiselman 5/5/2009 7:47:01 AM

WOW this is a terrific find...they are so cute...beautifully taken with sharp detail, great lighting, vivid color and terrific title, Lisa!! #7487815

Vitor Dias 5/5/2009 8:03:34 AM

This is a stunning peace of art work, so well composed, nice work for sure. Congts Lisa.

rgds Vitor #7487859

Melissa Olsen level-classic 5/5/2009 9:09:33 AM

Perfect light, color and a winner all the way with me. Love it! #7488138

Gary Lange level-classic 5/5/2009 9:09:57 AM

Very nicely captured, Lisa! #7488140

Dominick M. Dimacale level-classic 5/5/2009 9:36:52 AM

Lovely animal image here, Lisa.

Dominick #7488243

Timothy Guay level-classic 5/5/2009 10:03:59 AM

Adorable image!
- Timothy #7488333

Gina Cormier level-classic 5/5/2009 10:46:16 AM

Gorgeous color, comp and detail!!! #7488458

Daniella Puente level-classic 5/5/2009 11:08:39 AM

Wonderful and so cute Lisa :)) #7488509

Walter H. Wiesbeck level-classic 5/5/2009 11:15:09 AM

Beautiful photo,of these cute chick,and still some not hatched yeat,A winner all the way,Lisa,beautiful work indeed,hope to see more of these chicks, #7488534

Carol Sawyer level-classic 5/5/2009 3:47:15 PM

Gorgeous capture color and detail, They are sooo cute, Lisa!! #7489204

Susan Weisensel level-classic 5/5/2009 4:50:26 PM

Such a cute capture Lisa, and fine crisp detail. #7489343

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic 5/5/2009 6:05:58 PM

Just too too sweet Lisa!!!! I love it! #7489513

Kelly S. Cavanaugh 5/5/2009 7:32:52 PM

Adorable capture, Lisa!! #7489746

Gerri R. Jones 5/5/2009 7:36:06 PM

I see you made it in time for the goslings at FL...soooo cute Lisa! #7489765

Tammy Espino 5/5/2009 8:07:03 PM

How'd I miss your chick series?! All so cute and adorable, badges on them all :) #7489877

Tammy Scott 5/6/2009 3:38:56 AM

Aaaaaaaawwwwwwwwwww! How adoralble! Great focus! #7490785

Ken Smith level-classic 5/6/2009 4:01:31 AM

THis is excellent...the expressions, focus,'s hard to pick a favorite in this series! #7490900

Leslie McLain level-classic 5/6/2009 4:53:10 AM

Adorable image. Wonderful light and comp. #7491160

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic 5/6/2009 6:05:23 AM

Awwwwwwww, this is so sweet! Great capture!! #7491521

Sherran Andersen level-classic 5/6/2009 7:36:29 AM

Am definitely loving this series. Precious! Sherran #7491865

JudyAnn Rector level-classic 5/6/2009 9:02:27 AM

Lovely comp, Lisa... great timing! #7492107

Debra R. Harder 5/6/2009 3:27:05 PM

I know I start my comments with OMGOSH a lot...but here I go again...OMGOSH!!! Lisa...this truly is precious. A fav for sure!!! Deb #7492949

Kathleen Rinker 5/7/2009 2:56:43 AM

This is fabulous Lisa, a winner for sure in my book!! #7494556

Anne McKinnell 5/7/2009 8:17:35 AM

Adorable!! Lovely soft lighting. I love the little one looking over the egg shell. #7495747

A P 5/7/2009 10:06:24 AM


Diane L. Thomas level-classic 5/7/2009 12:27:47 PM

So cute, looks like they are calling for Mom. Love it #7496650

Teresa Brooks 5/7/2009 1:10:45 PM

adorable #7496767

Karen Engelbreth 5/8/2009 4:40:29 PM

Wonderful capture, Lisa.... #7500941

Michael Lynch 5/9/2009 2:23:58 AM

Great shot; you got all the eyes, perfectly ! #7501712

Kate Jackson level-classic 5/9/2009 3:10:26 AM

Sooo cute! #7501760

anonymous 5/9/2009 6:54:59 AM

Oh such an adorable capture Lisa! Everything about this image is Perfect!
I love your entire series! This image is a real winner and is going into my favs! B- #7502286

Summer A. Kozisek 5/9/2009 6:38:10 PM

This is fantastic Lisa, I love this whole series!!! Soooo cute! #7504014

Linda D. Lester level-classic 5/10/2009 3:01:11 PM

AWESOME!!!!!!!!!!!!! #7506560

Jen M 5/16/2009 8:36:12 AM

Oh wow, these are adorable! #7526987

Dianna Murphy 5/17/2009 10:33:46 AM

Perfection! #7529971

Amy JACKSON level-classic 5/22/2009 7:51:17 AM

My favorite of them! Excellent shot, Lisa! #7547558

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic 5/22/2009 9:10:16 AM

Thank you!


Tammy J. Russotto 8/15/2009 6:28:50 PM

They are so adorable! Wonderful image. #7851212

Ann Coates level-classic 10/22/2009 5:03:46 PM

Huge congratulations Lisa on this well deserved finalist. #8059605

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 10/22/2009 5:57:19 PM

on your well deserving FINALIST!!! 8o) #8060032

Diane L. Thomas level-classic 10/22/2009 5:59:07 PM

Congrats for your winning shot. I just knew it would win. #8060048

Valentin M. Armianu level-classic 10/22/2009 6:50:14 PM

Congratulations on your gorgeous Finalist!!!

Sam Britt level-classic 10/22/2009 7:01:47 PM

Congratulations, Lisa! #8060621

anonymous 10/22/2009 7:12:48 PM

Congratulations Lisa on your fabulous finalist! B- #8060707

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic 10/22/2009 7:45:34 PM

Congrats Lisa! #8061021

Mariann Kovats level-classic 10/22/2009 7:59:01 PM

Congrats on your finalists, Lisa! Fabulous captures! #8061175

Laurence Saliba level-classic 10/22/2009 9:22:24 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Lisa!!! #8061806

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 10/22/2009 10:56:00 PM

CONGRATS on this beautiful image and Finalist Award, Lisa.

UB. #8062005

Kim Andelkovic level-classic 10/23/2009 5:35:53 AM

Congrats big time on your wonderful finalist Lisa.....WTG #8063671

Stefania Barbier level-classic 10/23/2009 7:17:56 AM

congratulations on your fabulous finalist!!! #8064256

Kelly S. Cavanaugh 10/23/2009 8:06:02 AM

Congratulations on your fantastic finalist, Lisa! Fave for me!! Adorable! #8064599

Shawn Jennings level-classic 10/23/2009 8:18:35 AM

Congratulations on this sweet finalist, Lisa! #8064685

Debra R. Harder 10/23/2009 10:15:45 AM

This is a GOLD winner in my eyes, Lisa! LOVE THIS! Congratulations on another SUPERB finalist!!! Deb #8065328

Bojan Bencic level-classic 10/23/2009 1:37:06 PM

Congratulations on your great finalist, Lisa. #8065960

Mitch Spence level-classic 10/23/2009 2:24:11 PM

Lovely, Lisa. Congratulations. #8066183

Ken Smith level-classic 10/23/2009 5:31:25 PM

Awesome Lisa. Congrats to you!! #8066752

Abdullah Al Hussayen 10/23/2009 9:25:32 PM

Beautiful image excellent

Anne M. Young level-classic 10/24/2009 5:10:31 AM

Congratulations what a super finalist! love the little guy hiding.. #8068095

Courtenay Vanderbilt level-classic 10/24/2009 5:53:15 AM

Fantastic capture, Lisa! Congratulations! #8068276

Max Aureli level-classic 10/24/2009 6:05:32 PM

Congratulations Lisa on this fantastic finalist!!!! #8069699

Laura E. Swan level-classic 10/24/2009 8:38:34 PM

Superb. No wonder at all of the finalist Lisa. You do such amazing work! This is FAN-TASTIC!

-Laura #8069966

R. J. Laudenbacher level-classic 10/25/2009 7:36:06 AM

I love these series of shots Lisa as they are just precious. A big Congratulations to you on all your outstanding Finalist. Each deserves the Gold! #8071042

Jean-Pierre Ducondi level-classic 10/25/2009 9:00:26 AM

Congratulations Lisa. Your series of the birds is so amazing. Good luck.
JP #8071342

Erica Murphy level-classic 10/25/2009 11:46:11 AM

Congratulations on your verrrry sweeet finalist Lisa!! #8071572

Marilyn K. Lincecum level-classic 10/25/2009 12:03:36 PM

Not sure how I missed these cute little chicks, they are "sooooo" sweet. Congratulations on a well deserved finalist!! #8071638

Maria Morrow level-classic 10/25/2009 2:13:19 PM

Such a cute and cuddly image, Lisa.. congratulations on your finalist! #8071892

Ellen Hodges level-classic 10/26/2009 6:48:14 AM

Congrats on your awesome finalists, Lisa! Best luck!! #8074064

David A. Simons 10/26/2009 9:06:10 AM

Fantastic capture, Lisa #8074523

Leslie McLain level-classic 10/26/2009 11:03:11 AM

Congrats on this adorable finalist, Lisa. #8074896

Karen Celella level-classic 10/26/2009 11:56:46 AM

Congratulations on your touching finalist Lisa. I enjoy your entire series. Good luck in the next round. #8075028

Stefania Barbier level-classic 10/26/2009 12:06:58 PM

congrats on your gorgeous first prize winner!!! #8075050

Christian Rosito level-classic 10/26/2009 12:14:25 PM

Big congrats on this fantastic first pize, beautiful work! #8075087

Amy M. Wilson level-classic 10/26/2009 12:21:00 PM

Congratulations on your outstanding First Place win, Lisa!!! #8075143

Mariann Kovats level-classic 10/26/2009 12:27:20 PM

Congratulations on your First Place Win, Lisa! Fantastic capture!!! #8075185

Laurence Saliba level-classic 10/26/2009 12:30:49 PM

Congratulations Lisa!!!! #8075214

Ellen Hodges level-classic 10/26/2009 12:46:30 PM

Huge congrats, Lisa!! #8075329

Agnes Fegan level-classic 10/26/2009 1:06:41 PM

Congratulations Lisa on this adorable winning image! #8075454

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 10/26/2009 1:15:49 PM

on your 1st Place Winner! 8o) #8075508

Debra R. Harder 10/26/2009 1:16:36 PM

WHOOOO-HOOOO!! WTG, Lisa! Congratulations on your outstandding FIRST PLACE WINNER!! Deb #8075515

Jeana Clark level-classic 10/26/2009 1:38:14 PM

Congratulations Lisa on this FABULOUS FIRST PLACE WINNER!!!!!

~J~ #8075680

Bojan Bencic level-classic 10/26/2009 2:10:36 PM

Congratulations, Lisa. Fantastic winner. #8075844

Dianna Murphy 10/26/2009 2:23:29 PM

on your Gold!!! It's outstanding.
All the best, Dianna #8075881

Sam Britt 10/26/2009 2:36:50 PM

Congratulations on this adorble winnner, Lisa!! #8075922

anonymous 10/26/2009 2:37:20 PM

Congratulations Lisa on your amazing FP WIN! B- #8075923

Claudia Kuhn level-classic 10/26/2009 2:47:15 PM

Wonderful Lisa, congratulations on your first place winner! #8075962

Michelle Alton 10/26/2009 2:51:13 PM

Terrific winner for you, Lisa. I totally approve!

Michelle #8075985

Carla Metzler 10/26/2009 2:51:25 PM

Congratulations! #8075986

Kathleen Rinker 10/26/2009 3:02:42 PM

Huge congrats Lisa!! #8076059

Gerri R. Jones 10/26/2009 3:31:19 PM

Big Congratulations Lisa, on your first place winner!!! These little ones are so adorable :) I hope we can meet up to shoot next years crew at FL! #8076159

cheryl m. phillips 10/26/2009 3:48:26 PM

Well deserved win, Lisa!!!!!
~cheryl #8076190

Ken Smith level-classic 10/26/2009 4:06:39 PM

Excellent, Lisa. Congrats to you on your win!! #8076223

Karen Celella level-classic 10/26/2009 4:10:17 PM

Congratulations on your first place win Lisa! #8076227

Carol L. Fowler 10/26/2009 4:31:23 PM

Congrats on the win! #8076293

Lorna Shutter 10/26/2009 4:32:12 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on your First Place Win for this adorable capture, Lisa!!!!! :) Photobucket #8076295

Valentin M. Armianu 10/26/2009 5:08:54 PM

Congratulations on your outstanding win, Lisa!! #8076370

Karen Rosenblum level-classic 10/26/2009 5:51:12 PM

So I finally get a chance to sit down tonight and look at all the other winners, and what do I see? Your adorable ducklings that I couldn't stop staring at when you got your Finalist badge. I was playing a game with myself to see who I was really up against, and your image was in the top 5 in my opinion - and sure enough! Congratulations, Lisa!! MUCH deserved and well done!!!! :) #8076578

Anne M. Young level-classic 10/26/2009 5:53:07 PM

Congratulations another stunning win... #8076586

Leslie McLain level-classic 10/26/2009 5:56:14 PM

Congrats on a terrific winner, Lisa. #8076601

Colleen Farrell level-classic 10/26/2009 6:02:22 PM

This is so sweet, especially with your title, Lisa. Big congratulations on a well-deserved first place win!! #8076629

R. J. Laudenbacher level-classic 10/26/2009 6:31:14 PM

Congratulations Lisa on this adorable winner. So well deserved and I can't wait to see you shots from FL next year. #8076715

Terry Cervi level-classic 10/26/2009 7:07:17 PM

There's nothing cuter than our FL goslings, is there Lisa!!! Congratulations on this outstanding shot of the babies! #8076772

Mary K. Robison 10/26/2009 7:09:52 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on your sweet and well earned win, Lisa! #8076777

Maria Coulson 10/26/2009 7:18:30 PM

Lisa, what a beautiful photo. Congrats!!! #8076790

Evy Johansen level-classic 10/26/2009 7:22:19 PM

So adorable!! Big congratulations on your win, Lisa!! #8076802

Anita Hogue 10/26/2009 7:45:38 PM

S W E E T win Lisa!


Eugenio Diaz 10/26/2009 8:33:39 PM

Congrats on your 1st place Gold, WTG, AWESOME work!

Abdullah Al Hussayen 10/26/2009 10:26:46 PM

Congratulations #8077238

Naufal MQ 10/26/2009 10:42:41 PM

Congratulations! Its a stunning image!! #8077254

Laurie Daily level-classic 10/27/2009 3:36:19 AM

I always loved this sweet little series of yours! Congratulations on your first place win, Lisa! #8077728

Katarina Mansson 10/27/2009 4:28:23 AM

Congratulations on your outstanding winner Lisa! #8078008

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic 10/27/2009 4:30:00 AM

HUGE Congratulations!! #8078027

Cathy Barrows 10/27/2009 7:13:51 AM

Congrats on your 1st place win #8078688

Smita Pawar 10/27/2009 7:21:09 AM

Congrats on this marvelous winner. #8078715

Shawn Jennings level-classic 10/27/2009 8:16:23 AM

WTG Lisa! Congratulations on your 1st place win! #8078979

frank w. degenhardt level-classic 10/27/2009 8:25:01 AM

So cute, so well done my friend. Congratulations on being a Finalist and a Winner my friend. #8079038

Kathleen Brennan 10/27/2009 8:43:57 AM

Well deserved winner!!! Kudos to you, Lisa! #8079114

Erica Murphy level-classic 10/27/2009 10:09:43 AM

BIG CONGRATS to you Lisa!! I love this WINNING photo!! #8079423

Tarun Bose 10/27/2009 10:35:07 AM

Big congrats for your winner, Lisa. #8079480

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic 10/27/2009 11:56:27 AM

I'm really thrilled that this was chosen as a winner... Thanks, judges! And thank you ALL so much for your sweet support! I REALLY appreciate each comment!
(I also feel compelled to thank these little goslings for being such cute and cooperative little models!)
Many blessings, Lisa♥ #8079598

Linda D. Lester level-classic 10/27/2009 2:35:26 PM

Way to go Lisa!!! Love this glad to see it get first!
Congratulations! #8079874

Elida Gutierrez level-classic 10/27/2009 2:49:11 PM

This pic made me cry.

CONGRATS!!! #8079919

Tammy Espino level-classic 10/27/2009 3:27:32 PM

Congrats!! :))) #8080013

Kelly S. Cavanaugh 10/27/2009 3:47:53 PM

Congratulations on your fantastic win, Lisa! #8080061

Michael G. Marshall 10/27/2009 4:57:07 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful winning image, Lisa! Terrific! Michael #8080281

Sue Marshall 10/27/2009 5:14:35 PM

Big congrats on your 1st place win, Lisa ...this is adorable!! :-) #8080324

Sabrina Ryan 10/27/2009 7:07:48 PM

Congratulations Lisa on this cute 1st place winning photo! #8080541

Sharon Sawyer level-classic 10/27/2009 7:52:38 PM

WTG, Lisa!!! HUGE congratulations on your outstanding and well deserved first place win!!! #8080650

Ann Coates level-classic 10/27/2009 8:33:31 PM

Congratulations Lisa on this outstanding winner. #8080715

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic 10/28/2009 5:07:16 AM

It doesn't get any cuter than this. Huge congrats, Lisa, on this wonderful Gold. #8081637

Courtenay Vanderbilt 10/28/2009 3:14:14 PM

Yea, Lisa! Big congrats!!! #8083255

Anne McKinnell 10/28/2009 5:44:06 PM

I love all your little gosling shots and am sooo happy for you on your gorgeous first place win!! Way to go Lisa!!! #8083575

Jessica Jenney level-classic 10/29/2009 6:16:50 AM

Congratulations, Lisa on your fabulous First Place Win! #8085109

Guy D. Biechele level-classic 10/29/2009 10:13:46 AM

Congratulations, Lisa! Wonderful shot! #8085851

Karen Kessler 10/29/2009 10:47:09 AM

Wonderful DOF, colors, & SUBJECT! :) Congrats on your well-deserved First Place Award! #8085965

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 10/29/2009 1:23:21 PM

Whooooooooo hooooooooooo Lisa!!! Awesome capture, so cute!!! Congratulations on your first place win #8086245

JO ANN CLEVELAND 10/29/2009 6:32:18 PM

Fantastic 1st Place Win Lisa! All of thos shots were winners in my book!

Just trying to catch up after being gone on a 6 day shoot!

jo ann c. #8086915

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 10/29/2009 9:11:33 PM

WTG Lisa. CONGRATS. on striking the FIRST PLACE GOLD!!!

UB. #8087243

Tommy E. Burgess 10/29/2009 9:38:05 PM

Juge congratulations on your beautiful and well deserved winner Lisa!! #8087263

Hannah J. Ellis 10/31/2009 5:41:38 PM

Excellent Work! I also have the D80 and am looking into buying a portrait lens, any suggestions? #8092102

Graeme yew Chow level-classic 11/6/2009 3:44:58 AM

Big congratulations ! wonderful it is!, Lisa. I am travelling right now in China, Huangshan and few other places. Back on the 12th Nov. #8108044

Kristi A. Howson 11/6/2009 9:01:10 AM

Congratulations on your First Place Winner Lisa. This is precious! #8109269

Joseph M. Muench level-classic 11/7/2009 7:25:59 AM

Beautiful image Lisa...good for you!
-Joe #8111162

Max Aureli 11/16/2009 12:47:30 PM

Congratulations Lisa on this wonderful Winner!!! #8136543

Monika Sapek level-classic 11/16/2009 9:15:07 PM

Congratulations on your Winner, Lisa!
Monika #8137575

Cyndy Doty 11/19/2009 2:39:53 AM

A great image! Congratulations on a well deserved win! #8143927

Laura E. Swan level-classic 4/27/2010 9:00:10 PM

More than fantastic! What an amazing capture. Your whole series here is just as darling as it could be, Lisa!



-Laura :) !!!


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Exif: F Number: 13, Exposure Bias Value: -0.50, ExposureTime: 10/2500 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 800, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 500.00 mm, Model: NIKON D80

Uploaded on 5/5/2009 7:13:23 AM

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Camera: Nikon D80 Digital SLR Camera All Time Best Photo Contest Staff Favorite Photo Contest FIRST PLACE Winner

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