Where there's light, there's hope.

© Lester A. Garcia

Where there's light, there's hope.

Liz blahh 11/1/2009 12:37:43 AM

Great image! #1199183

Ritajane Smith 11/1/2009 1:20:48 AM

Cool capture, Lester! #8092719

Usman M. Bajwa 11/1/2009 1:48:44 AM

Wonderful thinking behind the capture, Lester. Perfect for the MT!!

UB. #8092733

Tess L. Yee 11/1/2009 2:58:22 AM

Super MT entry, Lester. Wonderful image! #8092782

Melissa Olsen 11/1/2009 11:29:56 AM

Fabulous image, a winner with me. #8093949

JudyAnn Rector 11/1/2009 1:06:07 PM

What a beautiful story teller, Lester... the effects are simply stunning! #8094172

Ivan Chacon 11/2/2009 6:13:37 AM

Great image.Love the effects! :) #8096224

Lester A. Garcia 11/2/2009 4:32:29 PM

Liz, Rita Jane, Usman, Tess, Melissa, JudyAnn & Ivan,

What inspiring comments. Took me a while to think of a nice monthly theme image. Glad you liked it. Best regards!

Lester #8097989

Lisa J. Boulden 11/6/2009 4:31:37 AM

Gorgeous work, Lester!
Looks like a winner to me!
~♥~Lisa #8108266

Lester A. Garcia 11/6/2009 1:43:49 PM

Thanks, Liza. I hope it does. Regards!

Lester #8109752

Joan E. Gerring 11/10/2009 3:44:27 PM

Excellent shot...I simply love it!!! #8120904

Lester A. Garcia 11/10/2009 3:55:23 PM

Thanks Joan,

Your child and people photography are just awesome.
Best regards.

Lester #8120923

Glenn E. Traver 11/20/2009 8:35:41 PM

Way to Go ! Very Cool Image LESTER ~ GT #8149118

Rolando Rosito 12/15/2009 5:46:24 PM

Very cool finalist Lester, congratulations!!! #8219712

Usman M. Bajwa 12/15/2009 10:45:19 PM

Glad to see it again, Lester. Congratulations on the Finalist Award!!!

UB. #8221265

M.Christine Duncan 12/16/2009 6:50:30 PM

This would look stunning awash in golden tones too!!! CONGRATS on this remarkable image Lester! Fantastic! #8224954

Debra R. Harder 12/17/2009 9:39:46 AM

This is truly BRILLIANT, Lester!! GOLD ALL THE WAY!! Congratulations on your superb finalist. A favorite for me!! Deb #8226684

Lester A. Garcia 12/17/2009 12:05:34 PM

Glenn, Rolando, Usman, M. Christine, & Debra,

Thanks for your comments. I really hope it goes all the way! Merry Christmas!

Lester #8227005

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 12/17/2009 3:20:13 PM

So creative and beautiful Lester! Congratulations on your finalist!! #8227424

Lester A. Garcia 12/17/2009 4:44:18 PM

Thanks Donna and Merry Christmas to you! #8227625

Debra R. Harder 12/17/2009 10:35:03 PM

Well...can I call it or what? WHOOO-HOOOO!! WTG, Lester!! Congratulations on your SUPERB GOLD WINNER!! Merry Christmas to you too!! Deb #8228621

Usman M. Bajwa 12/17/2009 10:47:07 PM

JUST AS EXPECTED. CONGRATZ. Lester on your outstanding Second Place GOLD Win. Seasons Greetings too!

UB. #8228654

Dominick M. Dimacale 12/18/2009 1:41:05 AM

Congratulations Lester on your Win!!!!

Dominick #8228934

Michelle Alton 12/18/2009 2:18:19 AM

Wow...this one REALLY moves me. Congratulations on this fabulous winner, Lester! #8229050

Patrick Rouzes 12/18/2009 1:17:46 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this amazing WINNER, LESTER! #8230916

Patrick Rouzes 12/18/2009 4:49:11 PM

Congratulations on your 2nd Place Gold Award Lester. A very well deserving win for this Photo. Iím so very happy for you. Great job.

Merry Christmas to You

Nancyj E. Hovey 12/18/2009 5:48:43 PM

on your 2nd Place WINNER! 8o)

Photobucket #8231563

Mary Beth Aiello 12/19/2009 7:41:52 AM

Simply spectacular, Lester. Huge congrats on this outstanding winner. #8233053

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For the Monthly Theme
For this image, a radial blur applied, children shadows created in layers and brightness/contrast adjusted all in CS3. Enjoy!

Exif: F Number: 8, Exposure Bias Value: 0.33, ExposureTime: 1/60 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 200, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 38.00 mm, Model: NIKON D80

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BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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