Tess L. Yee 10/30/2009 7:14:58 AM

Super cute critter capture, Ellen! #1198518

Bonnie C. Lackey 10/30/2009 7:23:04 AM

Wasn't that kind of him to pose with the red leaves! Adorable, Ellen! #8088256

Amy M. Wilson 10/30/2009 8:01:26 AM

Fantastic capture, fall foliage and clarity... nicely done, Ellen! #8088379

Anita Hogue 10/30/2009 8:10:28 AM

Fabulous colors and clarity Ellen! #8088411

Kathleen Brennan 10/30/2009 8:16:43 AM

Love the colorful setting and detail on this cute portrait! #8088443

Sam Britt 10/30/2009 8:27:01 AM

Very cute!! #8088465

ROLAN NARMAN 10/30/2009 9:07:53 AM

Adorable capture Ellen! Great composition and colors! #8088532

Tiia Vissak 10/30/2009 9:38:41 AM

a lovely image! #8088609

Stefania Barbier 10/30/2009 9:46:17 AM

sweeeettttt!!!!! #8088627

Ellen Hodges 10/30/2009 12:12:38 PM

Thanks so much for the kind comments, friends! #8088929

Tammy M. Anderson 10/30/2009 12:16:42 PM

What a perfect composition of this cute squirrel, Ellen. So great of him to pose with those beautiful leaves. Love it!!! #8088934

Linda D. Lester 10/30/2009 12:35:31 PM

Perfect colors....love it! #8088968

John Connolly 10/30/2009 12:42:21 PM

Why did I smile when I saw this one, Ellen! What a cute colorful capture! #8088980

Carol Sawyer 10/30/2009 2:06:42 PM

Beautiful capture of this little sweet heart and fall colors, Ellen!! #8089115

Janet Daniel 10/30/2009 3:17:45 PM

Awesome close up of this little cutie, Ellen!
The color & detail are spectacular! #8089235

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 10/30/2009 5:36:03 PM

What a wonderfully awesome shot, Ellen!!! :-) k #8089472

Ellen Hodges 10/30/2009 9:57:52 PM

Thanks for the kind comments, friends! #8089796

Mary K. Robison 10/31/2009 12:07:10 AM

How did you get this sweetie to stand behind those perfectly composed autumn leaves, Ellen? Beautiful capture! #8089920

frank w. degenhardt 10/31/2009 5:01:16 AM

Ellen- Well it looks like he was out enjoying all the fall colors of the leaves. They are such cute characters to watch, they come up with some pretty funny antics at times. Beautifully captured with all the wonderful colors, love the lighting, and you showed us his cute little face with defined details.
Gorgeous work my friend.
Have a wonderful day, do take care. #8090424

Patrick Rouzes 10/31/2009 6:53:06 AM

WOW, EXCEPTIONAL clarity, tones, detail, low lighting, colors & pose & expression captrued here! A fave for me! WTG!
Have a nice weekend,Ellen! #8090665

Jan M. Sarazen 10/31/2009 11:06:46 AM

Sooo cute Ellen, Love the clarity and colors #8091204

Eugenio Diaz 10/31/2009 12:30:10 PM

Fantastic work, Ellen!
Well done, my friend!
Lovely capture here!
Your work is always creative and beautifully taken with so much love and prefessionalism!
Keep up the good work!
Best Regards,
Euge #8091417

Ellen Hodges 10/31/2009 2:42:48 PM

Thanks for the kind comments, friends! #8091752

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer 11/1/2009 1:46:43 AM

OMG!!!! How adorable! What a cute and beatuiful capture, Ellen. #8092670

Kathleen Rinker 11/1/2009 5:33:03 AM

Fabulous capture Ellen, great work!! #8093133

Deb Koskovich 11/1/2009 5:47:47 AM

Aw, what a sweet face! Such an adorable capture, Ellen! #8093188

Sheryl A. Hudson 11/1/2009 11:32:58 AM

WOW!!!! So Charming...you even got the catch lights in this cute little fellows eyes! Another great photo, Ellen! #8093954

Ellen Hodges 11/1/2009 1:54:37 PM

Thanks so much for the very kind comments, friends!! #8094264

Daniella Puente 11/1/2009 3:56:37 PM

What a WONDERFUL cute capture Ellen :))) #8094494

Walter H. Wiesbeck 11/2/2009 7:43:44 AM

Very cute capture,love this one,Ellen!!!!!! #8096609

Ellen Hodges 11/2/2009 10:24:21 AM

Thanks for the kind comments friends!! #8097082

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 11/3/2009 12:46:29 PM

Awsome and ever so cute Ellen, a winner for me!

I have been ok, I have to have surgery on my jaw a second time Jan 8th, so medical not over with yet.
Shoulder is doing a lot better since the surgery also, so thats a plus, not 100% but I can deal with it better than before! (thanks for asking) #8100907

Ellen Hodges 11/3/2009 5:54:13 PM

Thanks, Peaches! #8101491

Dianna Murphy 11/9/2009 2:31:06 PM

Oh so cute! #8117486

Ellen Hodges 11/23/2009 6:13:31 AM

Thanks, BP, for choosing this image! Very much appreciated. Congrats to all the finalists! #8154955

Amy M. Wilson 11/23/2009 6:23:56 AM

Big congratulations on your fabulous FINALIST, Ellen!!! Good luck in the next round! #8155009

Shawn Jennings 11/23/2009 6:57:08 AM

Fantastic capture, Ellen! Congratulations on your finalist! #8155257

Shawn Jennings 11/23/2009 7:53:22 AM

Congratulations on this finalist award. Well Deserved. Good Luck in the next round. #8155675

Julie Burnett 11/23/2009 7:58:57 AM

Don't know how I missed this one, Ellen!! Congrats on a wonderful, wonderful finalist!! Good luck in the next round!! #8155731

Sabrina Ryan 11/23/2009 7:59:05 AM

Congratulations on this Wonderful Finalist photo, Ellen! #8155734

Ellen Hodges 11/23/2009 8:21:26 AM

Thanks for the kind comments, you wonderful photographers! #8155888

Tiia Vissak 11/23/2009 8:38:43 AM

Congratulations! #8156023

Ann Coates 11/23/2009 8:57:01 AM

Huge congratulations Ellen on your well deserved finalist. #8156142

Tammy M. Anderson 11/23/2009 9:10:40 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Ellen. #8156254

Ellen Hodges 11/23/2009 10:37:53 AM

Thanks so much, you kind people! Much appreciated!! #8156819

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer 11/23/2009 10:49:23 AM

Hard NOT to adore this lovely image, Ellen. Huge congrats on both your finalists!!! #8156869

Stefania Barbier 11/23/2009 11:18:52 AM

gorgeous finalist, congratulations!!!!! #8157015

Kerry Hill 11/23/2009 11:37:18 AM

Huge Congratulations on your finalists Ellen, well deserved!! #8157137

Terry Cervi 11/23/2009 11:52:46 AM

What a cutie, Ellen! Congrats on your Finalist! #8157236

Kathy Coombs 11/23/2009 2:56:29 PM

Wonderful Colo! Congrats on your win!!! #8158383

ROLAN NARMAN 11/23/2009 3:00:50 PM

Congratulations on this gorgeous finalist Ellen! #8158435

Carol Sawyer 11/23/2009 3:21:30 PM

Congratulations on your finalists, Ellen!! #8158553

Mary K. Robison 11/23/2009 3:21:37 PM

He's such a sweetie, Ellen, and he looks wonderful in the middle of that autumn foliage!
Congratulations on his selection as a finalist, and best of luck next level! #8158554

frank w. degenhardt 11/23/2009 3:57:13 PM

Such a cute little fella nnd did you ever show off your amazing talent with the stunningly beautiful presentation. A big Congratulations on the Finalist my friend. #8158741

Patrick Rouzes 11/23/2009 5:02:47 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this incredible finalist, Ellen! WTG! #8159363

Ellen Hodges 11/23/2009 5:40:13 PM

Thanks for taking the time to comment, friends! Much appreciated!! #8159680

Evy Johansen 11/23/2009 6:31:54 PM

Big congratulations on this wonderful finalist, Ellen! #8160036

Sam Britt 11/23/2009 6:38:32 PM

Congratulations on this adorable finalist, Ellen!! #8160090

Marcel J. Fernandez 11/23/2009 6:54:50 PM

As sweet as it gets!!! Congratulations, Ellen on your wonderful Finalist. #8160212

Ellen Hodges 11/23/2009 7:55:00 PM

Thanks for the kind comments, friends! Much appreciated! #8160665

Laura E. Swan 11/23/2009 8:07:18 PM


ON YOUR FINALIST! I hope your sweet little squirrel wins, Ellen!


-Laura :D #8160725

Ellen Hodges 11/24/2009 3:50:44 AM

Thanks, Laura! #8161815

Jeff Robinson 11/24/2009 4:15:30 AM

Excellent Congrats Ellen on your Finalist!! Jeff #8161935

Courtenay Vanderbilt 11/24/2009 4:32:58 AM

Congratulations, Ellen! This is such a precious capture! #8162018

a2o aini 11/24/2009 4:40:01 AM

huge Congratulations on your outstanding finalist, Ellen!! :) #8162051

Val Feldman 11/24/2009 4:55:16 AM

So happy for you - This little fella is about as sweet as he can be! Congratulations and best of luck in the upcoming round! #8162094

Karen Bacon 11/24/2009 5:19:06 AM

A big congrats on this adorable finalist! #8162215

Ellen Hodges 11/24/2009 7:14:14 AM

Thanks for the kind comment, friends!! #8162735

Carol L. Fowler 11/24/2009 10:39:53 AM

Cute! Congrats on this Finalist #8163492

Leslie McLain 11/24/2009 11:17:28 AM

Congrats on your adorable finalist. #8163576

Nancyj E. Hovey 11/24/2009 1:17:09 PM

on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o) #8163892

Ellen Hodges 11/24/2009 5:28:38 PM

Thanks for the kind comments, friends! #8164565

Cindy Bendush 11/24/2009 6:58:45 PM

Very cute finalist Ellen - congratulations! #8164818

Ellen Hodges 11/24/2009 7:31:24 PM

Thanks, Cindy! #8164906

Anne M. Young 11/25/2009 6:32:37 AM

Congratulations - a super finalist #8166485

Ellen Hodges 11/25/2009 3:09:56 PM

Thanks, Anne! #8168192

Barbara Waldoch 11/26/2009 2:08:15 AM

Congratulations on your Finalists, Ellen! #8169628

Dianna Murphy 11/30/2009 5:44:48 PM

Lovely color and light, and oh so cute. Congratulations!!! #8180425

Christine Lobsinger 2/7/2010 7:47:04 AM

Hi Ellen, what a cute little guy.. great expressive catch. Love your title..Buddy! Beautiful colours too..
COngrAtS to you on your lovely Finalist!!!

SMILING BIG #8363132

Ellen Hodges 2/7/2010 12:51:47 PM

Thanks for the kind comments, friends!! #8363825

john forrant 3/27/2010 4:55:15 PM

I just did a quick look at your gallery. Went thru first page till I got to him! Awesome shot! Great color and DOF as well as comp. One of my favs. #8488573

Janie S. Oliver 6/29/2010 9:28:37 AM

Your nature shots are wonderful!!!! Such a cute little guy and you did him so much justice showing off how he cute he is in this shot. #8723507

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Cute little squirrel in the forest. Have a great day!

Uploaded on 10/30/2009 7:09:16 AM

Keywords: #buddy #forest #looking #squirrel 

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