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Joel M. Hanger 5/5/2005 7:30:32 AM

Wow!!! This is a really great shot! I Love it! Amazing timing and very clear. I hope it does well in the contest :) #245214

Fax Sinclair 5/5/2005 8:28:09 AM

Whoa! Is this a mountain lion or a "little kitty?" What a moment! #1322209

Fax Sinclair 5/5/2005 8:30:23 AM

OK, duh, I can tell it is a BIG CAT! So I will ask where were you to get this magnificent shot? #1322214

Lori Ditlefsen 5/5/2005 9:13:49 AM

Awesome campture, Robert! Nice clarity, color and lighting. Wonderful timing on this shot. Well done! #1322329

Brinn MacDougall 5/5/2005 9:18:34 AM

Great capture, Robert..a once in a life-time shot! #1322338

Jessica L. Richard 5/5/2005 9:21:09 AM

great shot, I love it! #1322345

Robert D. Heath Jr 5/5/2005 9:35:06 AM

Thank you very much, it is my favorite shot from my trip with BetterPhoto's Jim Miotke. The class for me was a great learning experience. The trip was near Zion National Park in Utha. I recommend looking for any trips BetterPhoto sponsors! #1322373

William G. Moore 5/5/2005 10:01:42 AM

Wow absolutely stunning!! #1322464

Kathy Shogren 5/5/2005 11:44:28 AM

Congrats on this great capture Robert. I love it! #1322759

Colette M. Metcalf 5/5/2005 12:23:00 PM

Amazing capture!!! #1322840

Donna W. Neal 5/5/2005 2:21:17 PM

Talk about timing! Wow!!! #1323149

Rick Ricozzi 5/5/2005 3:29:33 PM


Rick #1323338

Noel Baebler 5/5/2005 5:56:50 PM

OMG!!! #1323682

Sean P. Long 5/22/2005 7:33:56 PM

Fantastic shot!!!! #1383035

Betty A. Wisse 6/21/2005 6:49:19 PM

Hi Bob,

Congratulations on getting finalist, you deserved it for this shot.

Betty #1500747

KHAWLA Haddad 6/22/2005 12:51:49 PM

Congratulations on your finalist!!! #1506581

Susana Ms Heide 6/22/2005 1:19:03 PM

I couldn''t help but ask myself "Can this be real?" (as opposed to PS work). I read the thread and realized it is "real". WOW!!!!! This should be in the National Geographic!! I hope to see this win some gold!! CONGRATS and good luck! #1506694

Kay E. Mahoney 6/22/2005 1:30:25 PM

WOW!!!!!!!!!!! Beautiful picture. Congratulations on your win. Hope to see it in the next round. Good luck #1506749

Noel Baebler 6/22/2005 1:50:25 PM

I'm still amazed whenever I look at this shot! Congratulations, Robert! #1506856

Kerby Pfrangle 6/23/2005 1:31:08 AM

Robert congratulations on your second place win.

Job well done.

Kerby #1508843

Sherri L. Regalbuto 6/23/2005 7:06:57 AM

Robert, this is an amazing shot. Congratulations on your win. #1510195

Kay E. Mahoney 6/23/2005 11:34:01 AM

CONGRATULATIOHS!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Good job Robert. Amazing picture. #1511392

Piotr M. Organa 6/23/2005 8:37:41 PM

Great shot, Robert!
Congratulations!!! #1513148

Susana Ms Heide 6/23/2005 10:23:01 PM

I knew this should win when I first saw it!!! It's just one of those compelling images that take your breath away!! CONGRATS!! #1513386

Cathy Barrows 6/24/2005 6:55:29 AM

Congrats on your win!...this is a postcard for Jim's class #1514831

Cathy Barrows 6/24/2005 6:55:29 AM

Congrats on your win!...this is a postcard for Jim's class..now we all want to take it #1514832

Colette M. Metcalf 6/25/2005 7:00:07 PM

Congratulations on this fantastic image!!!! #1520286

Terry R. Hatfield 6/26/2005 4:57:31 AM

Congratulations On A Superb Capture And Your Win Robert,This Is a Once In a Lifetime Capture Very Well Done!! #1520939

Sonia Solis 6/30/2005 3:09:21 PM

Great shot! Congratulations on your win! #1540407

Luigi Di Serio 7/13/2005 6:59:44 AM

This is a winner and a half!!!! Congrats.... so did he make it?! #1587748

augustus gillian 7/18/2005 9:35:40 PM

great catch #1608713

Lori Carlson 7/22/2005 8:50:19 AM

Robert, this is such an incredible capture! So sharp and colorful!! Congratulations to you!!! What a moment. It is beautiful, yet brings back memories of a movie I saw as a kid where the mate didn't make it across and I bawled and bawled and could again just looking at this!!! And I'm not taking anything away from your photo with my sad memory ok!!?! :0) Well deserved win!! :0) #1621053

Steve L. Miller 7/22/2005 1:10:29 PM


This is very nice. How close were you and how did you get that close? Is this a wild lion or was it in a captive setting? #1621812

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