Cat in a bowl

© Katarina Mansson

Cat in a bowl

Jeff W. Robinson level-deluxe 9/8/2009 3:21:57 AM

Great comp and capture Katarina! Jeff #1177902

Natasa Mikuz level-deluxe 9/8/2009 3:32:42 AM

Very nice! #7924410

Laurence Saliba level-deluxe 9/8/2009 3:39:34 AM

Oh I love this!!! Thanks so much Katarina!!! :) #7924436

Nikki McDonald level-deluxe 9/8/2009 4:21:37 AM

He has so obviously found the perfect spot -- just the right size and shape and in the sun, too. I assume he prefers a firm mattress :) Lovely capture, Katarina. #7924632

Tess L. Yee 9/8/2009 4:50:24 AM

What a delightful image, Katarina! Great composition! (and oh, what a face!) #7924705

Dr Silly level-deluxe 9/8/2009 5:17:48 AM

Hahaha, wonderful capture. Looks like he's thinking "are you done, I wish to go back to sleep". :O) #7924773

Marvin H. Gohlke Jr. 9/8/2009 6:06:21 AM

Great candid capture of this cat. I loved looking through your gallery, I see you love color, great work!! #7924956

Joy Rector level-deluxe 9/8/2009 6:38:23 AM

love this capture #7925137

Jane Holestine level-deluxe 9/8/2009 4:48:11 PM

Looks like he was just waiting for you! Great image. #7926620

Lauren P. Krajenta 9/11/2009 10:51:01 PM

Absolutely too cute! I can't believe he sat there while you shot photos! He's not spoiled by chance..lol #7936131

Susan Fox 10/6/2009 6:22:43 PM

This is so cute! Nicely captured Katarina #8014575

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-deluxe 10/8/2009 1:26:31 PM

Very sweet, great timing and pose Katarina! #8019935

Susan Fox 10/22/2009 5:39:50 PM

Congratulations Katarina! #8059896

Sam Britt level-deluxe 10/22/2009 6:52:54 PM

Congratulations, Katarina! Very cute!! #8060534

Cesar J. La Rosa 10/22/2009 8:31:08 PM

A WONDERFUL portrait of a beautifu cat!!! Congratulations on this well-deserved Finalist, Katarina!!!
Cesar #8061441

Nancyj Hovey level-deluxe 10/22/2009 8:45:03 PM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your deserving FINALIST!!! 8o) #8061561

Laurence Saliba level-deluxe 10/23/2009 12:22:11 AM

Oh yessss even my dedication!!! Love it even more now, CONGRATS!!! #8062345

Teri Klinger 10/23/2009 4:35:44 AM

awww! he looks like he WANTED his photograph taken! great shot and congrats!!! #8063349

Leslie McLain level-deluxe 10/23/2009 5:48:17 AM

So cute. Congrats on your wonderful finalist, Katarina. #8063742

Christine Czernin level-deluxe 10/23/2009 9:11:16 AM

Congratulations on your finalists, Katarina. This cat is posing just perfectly. #8065030

Tess L. Yee 10/23/2009 10:56:30 AM

Congrats on this fabulous finalist, Katarina! #8065471

Mitch Spence level-deluxe 10/24/2009 10:04:45 AM

Congratulations, Katarina. #8068826

Sabrina Ryan level-deluxe 10/28/2009 7:00:06 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful Finalist, Katarina #8083745

Susie Peek-Swint 12/2/2009 12:20:10 AM

Wonderful capture and composition Katarina ~ many congrats on your finalist and POTD!! #8183896

Ann Coates level-deluxe 12/2/2009 12:21:43 AM

Congrats on your POTD Katarina. #8183899

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-deluxe 12/2/2009 12:24:57 AM

Awesome cat portrait, finalist and POTD! Congratulations Katarina! #8183900

Avril Young level-deluxe 12/2/2009 12:29:04 AM

such a delightful capture....congratulations on your finalist and POTD .... #8183902

Dominick M. Dimacale level-deluxe 12/2/2009 12:33:29 AM

Congratulations Katarina on your POTD Win!


Dominick #8183905

Stefania Barbier level-deluxe 12/2/2009 12:37:19 AM

huge congrats on your "comfy" gorgeous POTD!!! #8183908

Siete Meeter level-deluxe 12/2/2009 12:38:59 AM

Very nice! Congratulations Katarina on your POTD Win!

#8183910

Karen Engelbreth level-deluxe 12/2/2009 1:39:21 AM

Big congrats on your wonderful POTD, Katarina... #8183959

Teri Klinger 12/2/2009 2:33:48 AM

i LOVE this image - the cat looks SO relaxed and willing to have his picture taken!!! congrats on your POTD!!! #8184011

Usman M. Bajwa level-deluxe 12/2/2009 2:55:07 AM

Wow... cute capture and details, Katarina! Congrats on the Finalist and POTD Awards!

UB. #8184035

Carolyn Morgan level-deluxe 12/2/2009 3:27:22 AM

Congratulations!
Great Shot! - Your cat and ours could be twins :) #8184085

Joy Rector level-deluxe 12/2/2009 3:29:04 AM

congrats on the POTD #8184089

Nikki McDonald level-deluxe 12/2/2009 3:55:10 AM

Great to see further recognition for this fun cat portrait, Katarina. Congratulations on the finalist and POTD. #8184159

Renee Doyle level-deluxe 12/2/2009 4:07:01 AM

Such a cute capture and well deserved POTD!! Congratulations Katarina!! #8184204

Leslie McLain level-deluxe 12/2/2009 4:33:52 AM

Congrats on your wonderful POTD. #8184298

Mary K. Robison level-deluxe 12/2/2009 4:35:28 AM

Congratulations on your POTD, Katarina! #8184303

Cesar J. La Rosa 12/2/2009 4:47:10 AM

Congratulations on this BEAUTIFUL POTD, Katarina!!!
Cesar #8184351

Melinda F. Schneider level-deluxe 12/2/2009 4:55:23 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful POTD win! I LOVE IT!! #8184387

Sabrina Ryan level-deluxe 12/2/2009 5:01:50 AM

So cute! Congratulations on this wonderful POTD, Katarina! #8184408

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-deluxe 12/2/2009 5:02:32 AM

Look at that tail! Wow....great capture Katarina and congrats on both the finalist and POTD!

jo ann c. #8184411

Daniella Puente level-deluxe 12/2/2009 5:35:31 AM

Congrats Katarina this is a wonderful capture :)))

PD: Today come out the PhotoFlash # 81 and your photo "no food no drink" is also the featured photo on it! double congrats :))))))) #8184489

Cathy Barrows 12/2/2009 5:39:51 AM

congrats on your potd...good way to keep the birds away #8184511

Bob Cournoyer level-deluxe 12/2/2009 6:07:52 AM

Congrats on POTD!! #8184609

Linda D. Lester level-deluxe 12/2/2009 6:13:27 AM

So cute.....Congratulations on your POTD!!! #8184653

Marcel J. Fernandez level-deluxe 12/2/2009 6:26:01 AM

A delightful POTD that brings a smile to the sadest face. Congratulations, Katarina!!! #8184753

Mitch Spence level-deluxe 12/2/2009 6:28:15 AM

Congratulations again, Katarina, on another honor for this appealing cat. #8184774

Jessica Jenney level-deluxe 12/2/2009 6:30:38 AM

Congratulations, Katarina on your beautiful POTD! #8184789

Les Rhoades level-deluxe 12/2/2009 6:33:31 AM

Congrats on your POTD selection! #8184810

Sheri Camarda level-deluxe 12/2/2009 7:07:21 AM

Fantastic! Lovin' this one! Congratulations! #8184951

Nancy de Flon level-deluxe 12/2/2009 7:19:10 AM

What a splendid picture of this lovely cat. Am amazed that he sat still long enough for you to ensure the high quality of your composition, lighting, and DOF. Thank you for sharing it! #8184984

Datha Y. Thompson level-deluxe 12/2/2009 7:48:11 AM

Congratulations again Katarina on this BEAUTIFUL POTD!! YGG!!! :0) #8185039

David Phalen level-deluxe 12/2/2009 8:07:22 AM

BIG Congrats on a wonderful POTD!! #8185054

Debra R. Harder level-deluxe 12/2/2009 8:08:11 AM

HUGE CONGRATULATIONS, Katarina, on this precious and adorable POTD!!! Deb #8185057

Erica Murphy level-deluxe 12/2/2009 8:15:05 AM

Beautiful POTD Katarina!! Congratulations! #8185066

Christine Czernin level-deluxe 12/2/2009 9:09:32 AM

Many congrats, Katarina.
So cute, a wonderful POTD. #8185279

Dianna Murphy level-deluxe 12/2/2009 9:38:04 AM

Congrats on your POTD! #8185401

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton 12/2/2009 9:52:55 AM

Sweet shot! Congrats Katarina!! #8185425

Anne McKinnell level-deluxe 12/2/2009 10:25:11 AM

Very cute! Congratulations on your POTD! #8185471

Christian Rosito level-deluxe 12/2/2009 10:31:29 AM

Great POTD, Congratulations Katarina!! #8185478

Laurence Saliba level-deluxe 12/2/2009 11:15:40 AM

Oh my cat is in the news again :) Congrats Katarina!!! #8185529

Ivan Chacon 12/2/2009 1:29:06 PM

Congrats on your POTD, great shot! :) #8185844

Tommy E. Burgess 12/2/2009 3:56:34 PM

Huge congratulations on your outstanding finalist and POTD Katarina!! #8186140

Janice Mezzacappa level-deluxe 12/2/2009 4:39:12 PM

Big Congrats Katarina on this wonderful finalist and POTD! #8186223

Cindy Bendush level-deluxe 12/2/2009 6:31:34 PM

Love this POTD Katarina - congratulations! #8186506

Richard D. Love level-deluxe 12/3/2009 7:54:38 AM

Congratulations, Katarina. Just a wonderful image with excellent comp. Well done.

Rick #8187860

Guy D. Biechele level-deluxe 12/4/2009 3:49:26 AM

Terrific pose! Congratulations on your POTD, Katarina. #8189998

Mike Umbreit level-deluxe 12/5/2009 8:47:18 AM

Katarina - Congratulations on your POTD! Great pose and shot!! - Mike #8193196

Fax Sinclair level-deluxe 12/6/2009 11:11:53 AM

I had no idea that my cat, Goszr had been to Malta!
Perfect capture. #8196101

Bunny Snow level-deluxe 4/19/2010 7:15:53 AM

Cats absolutely love the perfect shape and size nest for sunbathing and sleeping, as witnessed here.

The textures, lighting, composition, tonality, DOF is wonderfully captured by your lens, Katrina. Good eyes and POV, as always. I suspect another win is on the horizon! Congratulations on your BP POTD! #8548611

Amanda D. Austwick level-deluxe 7/18/2012 2:30:04 PM

Wonderful Cat Photo! #10235277

Emile Abbott level-deluxe 12/17/2012 10:26:34 AM

Precious and priceless capture Katrina. #10467876

Thomas E. Hinds level-deluxe 1/12/2013 6:48:51 PM

What a great capture and wonderful timing on your part! (Though he/she may have been there all day! LOL.) Beautiful work, Katarina! #10512343

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Description


POTD 2nd December 2009.
Finalist Animals September 2009.

This is a Maltese cat for Laurence Saliba! It was sitting in this bowl outside my hotel in Malta one morning.

Canon 24-105 mm f/4 L IS lens, handheld. Raw conversion and basic adjustments in Bridge and CS3.

Exif: F Number: 4.5, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/100 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 105.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 30D

Uploaded on 9/8/2009 2:26:50 AM

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