Macho man

© Mata Patan

Macho man

Kerby Pfrangle level-classic 5/31/2005 9:39:27 AM

Mata love that muscle. WOW...

I think Sergio works out alot.

Are we going to see the rest of him?

Kerby #256269

Tammy Scott 5/31/2005 9:41:40 AM

Very cool composition on this, Mata! I definitely think we will be seeing this shot again!!!!! #1414891

S J 5/31/2005 9:42:57 AM

Terrific capture and neat framing, Mata!! I really would like to see the rest of #1414894

Mata Patan 5/31/2005 9:48:02 AM

Hi everybody and thanks!!!
If you want to see Sergio, just look at him at Betterphoto under the name Sergio La Spina. His mini pic is a peackok. #1414896

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas level-classic 5/31/2005 9:53:11 AM

Excellent image Mata! I like the way the arm forms an angle and the shadows inside it,
Amalia #1414907

Michelle Lea Guinn 5/31/2005 9:55:42 AM

wonderful image Mata!! love it in b&w!!! mlg #1414910

Joy Rector 5/31/2005 10:10:18 AM

Great image, love the b and w #1414932

Paul Michko 5/31/2005 10:26:04 AM

Great b&w composition, Mata. #1414972

Stephanie Lyons 5/31/2005 10:29:48 AM

Wow! First of all - wonderful composition - love the B&W Mata! Secondly, from all the women here on BP -> THANK YOU! #1414984

Amber N. Eddings 5/31/2005 10:33:07 AM

Very cool photo!! Nice arms!! lol Love the b&w #1414993

Danilo Piccioni level-classic 5/31/2005 10:37:28 AM

Sembra che stia per scoppiare!
bella foto e bel braccio!
L'avrei intitolata braccio di ferro.LOL #1415007

Tom Andersen 5/31/2005 11:01:30 AM

Looks like Sergio should be able to hold a camera steady with muscles like that, Mata! Great shot! #1415051

Ermanno Radice 5/31/2005 11:39:40 AM

Una altra gran bella foto, ottima scelta per il b/n , Mata! #1415156

Roxanne M. Bubar 5/31/2005 12:33:33 PM

Wonderful image. #1415362

Paul E. Earl 5/31/2005 1:05:35 PM

Hi Mata. Looks my arm. In my dreams. LOL! Excellent photo with a great use of black and white. Well done!! #1415463

Marsha S. Smith 5/31/2005 1:10:41 PM

Great bicep you have there Sergio! You have heard of 'leg men' - well I am an 'arm woman'. Love this.

Cool shot Mata and so neat in b&w! #1415478

Judy S. Fung 5/31/2005 1:12:03 PM

Wonderful composition and capture in b&w, Mata!!! #1415482

Goshka G. 5/31/2005 2:13:45 PM

The framing's just perfect, Mata!! #1415585

Mary L. Graham 5/31/2005 3:16:29 PM

Nice job Mata! #1415739

Dan Holm level-classic 5/31/2005 4:09:26 PM

Fantastic shot, Mata!! Love his this arm tells a story!! EXCELLENT choice in b&w! #1415922

KHAWLA Haddad 5/31/2005 4:30:31 PM

WOW Mata now you get all the ladys attention on this shot lol love it I think we be seeing this again , I Can see this image used for card really nice!!!!! #1416015

Mary K. Robison 5/31/2005 5:06:46 PM

Positively elegant, especially in b & w, Mata!! Beyond that, I second Stephanie's opinion! :)
REALLY looking forward to seeing this one again ~ LOL! #1416100

Claudia Kuhn level-classic 5/31/2005 5:09:07 PM

Great image Mata, cool shot! #1416111

Cathy Stancil 5/31/2005 5:18:14 PM

Great B&W image Mata !! Awesome composition... #1416148

Laurence Saliba level-classic 5/31/2005 9:00:23 PM

Good choice of B/W on this Mata. Cool shot!!! #1416779

Carol Brill 5/31/2005 10:11:52 PM

I like this image with the black and white toning, Mata, it really conveys a quiet sense of strength and power! #1416888

Donna Roberts 6/1/2005 3:48:53 AM

I have nothing unique to say......Sergio sure got all the ladies excited......LOL
Love the B&W presentation of this image.
Well done!
:-) dddu #1417317

Carla Metzler 6/1/2005 7:31:27 AM

Very nice arm, Mata! :) #1418479

Laura Clay-Ballard 6/1/2005 7:50:12 AM

oo la la!!!!! :>)
Great Shot!

Cathy Barrows 6/1/2005 12:00:01 PM

from the girls of us more...hopefully his stomach looks just as good #1419361

cj patterson 6/1/2005 12:06:30 PM

great b/w! #1419395

Kara L. Hendricks 6/1/2005 6:57:50 PM

Great shot Mata!! #1420746

Jessica McCollam 6/2/2005 7:49:58 AM

Great shot, Mata! I love the B&W for this and your crop is great!:) #1422519

Jill Flynn level-classic 6/6/2005 10:43:25 AM

WOW Mata. This looks great! Perfect crop and perfect in B&W! Super job!! #1437109

The Judges at 6/20/2005 10:16:33 PM

That must be the arm he uses to click the shutter. I like this one. #1495242

Steve Mescha 6/21/2005 5:44:25 AM

I think you have the judges attention, Mata. First a POTD, and now this! Best of luck in the contest this month :-) #1496119

Karen Engelbreth 6/21/2005 2:52:36 PM

Big congrats, Mata :0)! #1498167

Jill Flynn level-classic 6/21/2005 3:30:15 PM

Congratulations Mata! Way to go! #1498410

Stephanie Lyons 6/21/2005 3:36:27 PM

Awesome Mata! I knew we'd see this one again! Woo-hoo! #1498461

Sandy Landon 6/21/2005 3:36:46 PM

Congratulations. #1498462

Ermanno Radice 6/21/2005 3:39:26 PM

Congratulazioni, Mata!!!
Sono contento di poter commentare questa bellissima foto e spero a breve di ritornare a farlo! #1498482

Mary K. Robison 6/21/2005 3:48:53 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this fine specimen of a finalist, Mata! #1498566

KHAWLA Haddad 6/21/2005 4:00:45 PM

Congratulations Mata what awesome job!!! #1498701

Tom Andersen 6/21/2005 4:03:26 PM

Congratulations on this fantastic finalist, Mata! #1498742

Donald K. Cherry level-classic 6/21/2005 4:04:02 PM

Congrats on this well deserved finalist, Mata!! #1498750

Cathy Barrows 6/21/2005 5:08:03 PM

Congrats!...and the girl judges #1499616

Tammy Scott 6/21/2005 5:08:37 PM

Congratulations, Mata! I told you we would see this one again! #1499626

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas level-classic 6/21/2005 5:10:18 PM

Congratulations Mata!,
Amalia #1499648

Jessica McCollam 6/21/2005 6:13:53 PM

CONGRATS, Mata! I LOVED this, so I am so happy that this made finalist!!! Lots of luck to you in the next round!:) #1500352

Terry L. Ellis level-classic 6/21/2005 6:31:59 PM

Congrats, Mata, on this fabulous image!! #1500536

Jennifer Rennison 6/21/2005 8:03:20 PM

Wonderful lighting and B&W, beautiful image, Mata! Congratulations on your finalist! #1501302

Kara L. Hendricks 6/21/2005 8:14:52 PM

WTG Mata!!! Good luck on the next round!! #1501362

Melissa L. Zavadil 6/21/2005 10:19:47 PM

Great job!!!! Congrats to you on this cool shot!! #1501962

Patty Razonable 6/21/2005 10:44:41 PM

Congratulations on your finalist, Mata!! Good luck in the next round!! #1502096

Jordi Delgado 6/22/2005 12:33:12 AM

Congrats, Mata!!!

:-) #1502493

Dominique Declerck 6/22/2005 12:34:53 AM

Congratulations, Mata!!! #1502496

Paul E. Earl 6/22/2005 2:08:08 AM

Congratulations on a well desrved finalist!! #1502675

Daniel Diaz 6/22/2005 2:13:14 AM

Great photo Mata, I missed it the first time around, because your Self Portrait distracted me,HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!!!
Congratulations!!!! #1502687

Danilo Piccioni level-classic 6/22/2005 2:18:35 AM

Sergio, Congratulazioni!!!! MAcho Man!
bel colpo Mata! #1502706

Judy S. Fung 6/22/2005 2:29:50 AM

Congrats, Mata! #1502734

Brian Cassar 6/22/2005 3:49:07 AM

Wonderful Mata. Congratulations for this image. Hope we will see it with the winners. Well done! #1503082

cj patterson 6/22/2005 6:09:02 AM

Congratulations on this well deserved finalist!!! #1503973

Bryan Yates 6/22/2005 6:20:28 AM

Congrats!!! I love the lighting here, especially the background light! #1504098

S J 6/22/2005 6:30:56 AM

Congratulations on this outstanding Finalist, Mata!! WTG!! #1504203

Olivia Navarro 6/22/2005 6:35:33 AM

Congrats on this awesome finalist, Mata!!!! #1504243

Laurence Saliba level-classic 6/22/2005 7:07:00 AM

A big congrats to my super niece!!!! :) #1504510

Deb Holmes-Hatfield 6/22/2005 8:00:34 AM

Congratulations on this stunning finalist Mata! #1504804

Pedro Borges Alves 6/22/2005 11:59:10 AM

Congrats. Great photo. #1506275

Walter Graziano 6/22/2005 12:46:31 PM

Congratulations Mata, good luck in the finals! #1506549

Carla Metzler 6/22/2005 1:31:09 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist image, Mata! :D #1506752

Stanley J. Contrades 6/22/2005 2:37:32 PM

CONGRATULATIONS and the very best of luck in the next judging with this Finalist, Mata!!
Much Aloha,

Linda D. Lester level-classic 6/22/2005 6:25:07 PM

The ladies judges must of got a hold of this one! Great shot and Congratulations! #1507845

Martin Witt level-classic 6/22/2005 8:31:29 PM

Superb capture! Congrats! #1508333

Opal Cross level-classic 6/23/2005 8:11:57 AM

Congradulations. This is one of those times when it "pays to know someone" great shot. #1510470

Amanda Price level-classic 6/24/2005 10:27:21 AM

haha Great shot, Mata! Congrats on this and your other finalists!! #1515707

Jane Summa level-classic 6/27/2005 5:38:28 PM

of course I have to put my 2 cents in..LOL! Congratulations on this excellent finalist!! I see the bp judges had an eye on this one...I like this image...simple but strong and the colortone is great! #1528408

Tammy Scott level-classic 8/20/2005 3:10:14 PM

Congratulations on your finalist! I knew we would see it again! #1740799

Linda D. Lester level-classic 8/20/2005 4:21:25 PM

Congratulations on your finalist! #1741697

Jenny Bosmans level-classic 8/20/2005 4:33:46 PM

Yes...another one...Congratulations again, Mata! #1741799

Kay Beausoleil level-classic 8/20/2005 7:38:26 PM

Congratulatins on your finalist and on your model, Mata! #1743182

Melissa L. Zavadil level-classic 8/20/2005 8:26:30 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist!! #1743505

Patty Razonable level-classic 8/21/2005 9:03:19 AM

Congratulations once again!! Good luck!! #1746054

Jill Flynn level-classic 8/21/2005 9:04:04 AM

Congratulations on your hunky finalist
Mata! #1746058

Anne D. Eigen 8/21/2005 1:39:23 PM

Congratulations on this really cool finalist, Mata!!! #1747214

S J 8/21/2005 9:17:46 PM

Congratulations on this terrific finalist, Mata!! #1748743

Jill M. Flusemann 8/22/2005 10:38:16 AM

Macho macro! Great job! Congratulations on the finalist! #1751346

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This is the arm of my friend Sergio...he is a macho man but also a good photographer, sometimes he sends some photos at BP too!

Uploaded on 5/31/2005 9:33:57 AM Photo Contest Finalist

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