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Liz blahh 12/6/2009 1:51:39 PM

Great image & capture! #1213319

Nancyj E. Hovey 12/6/2009 5:45:11 PM

Great timing, and wonderful action image...wow! 8o) #8196758

Nancyj E. Hovey 12/7/2009 6:34:22 AM

Great image from you Erica. Good details, color and clarity.


Erica Murphy 12/7/2009 7:24:32 AM

Thank you very much Liz, Nancy, and Brian!! #8198084

Anna Diederich 1/1/2010 6:04:10 AM

Love the new edit on this one Erica. It's one of my favorites of yours too. It makes me smile. :) #8260704

Erica Murphy 1/1/2010 12:30:04 PM

Thanks Anna!! #8261699

Erica Murphy 1/1/2010 12:30:04 PM

Thanks Anna!! #8261701

Michelle D. Allen 3/1/2010 5:42:05 PM

Awesome capture, Erica! Lola embodies the spirit of all young (and young at heart) dogs who would do anything to go for a swim or make a fetch. Nice composition, great colors, and superb capture of the action. Excellent work! #8425386

Erica Murphy 3/1/2010 6:56:09 PM

Thanks so much for the nice response Michelle!! Very much appreciated. #8425509

Resa V 3/3/2010 5:05:33 PM

Wow!!! What a beautiful photo. Stunning dog, I love how you captured Lola's spirit! #8430055

Erica Murphy 3/3/2010 5:58:41 PM

Thanks so much Theresa!! Glad you like it. She is a very happy and fun loving dog. #8430168

Nikki McDonald 4/4/2010 6:50:01 AM

Saw this in Editor's Picks, Erica -- was it a March resubmission? It would sure be perfect for the April theme. If it doesn't go anywhere in March, I'd pop it right back in! Terrific energy and expression here. #8509283

Erica Murphy 4/4/2010 8:15:05 AM

Thanks so much Nikki!! I was thinking the same thing. #8509440

Nikki McDonald 4/18/2010 7:09:22 PM

Well thank goodness there's no need for a resubmission on this terrific capture. Congratulations on the finalist badge and good luck in the next roundErica.

Renee Doyle 4/18/2010 7:39:57 PM

What a fantastic shot!!! Congratulations Erica!! #8545216

Erica Murphy 4/18/2010 7:41:37 PM

Thanks Nikki and Renee!! You know, I was thinking that too Nikki. If it doesn't win, I might resubmit. #8545231

Stefania Barbier 4/19/2010 6:45:53 AM

superb... congrats! #8548454

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 4/19/2010 8:26:04 AM

Whoooooooooo hoooooooooo Erica!!! Congratulations on your finalist! Wishing you the best of luck in the next round!! #8549052

Amy M. Wilson 4/19/2010 11:15:46 AM

Fabulous... big congrats, Erica!!! #8550065

Anna Diederich 4/19/2010 11:51:45 AM

LOVE the new edit! It's one of my favorites too! Hope to see it in the winner's circle! :) #8550269

Erica Murphy 4/19/2010 7:06:06 PM

Thank you VERRRRRY much Stefania, Donna, Amy and Anna!!! #8552204

Sam Britt 4/19/2010 8:02:44 PM

Big Congrats, Erica! #8552475

Erica Murphy 4/19/2010 8:31:17 PM

Thanks a lot Sam! #8552581

Ujjwal Mukherjee 4/20/2010 5:33:47 AM

Terrific capture! Congrats!! #8553558

Leland N. Saunders 4/20/2010 7:12:19 AM

Nice shot, Erica. Congratulations on the Finalist !!

Lee #8553928

Renee Doyle 4/20/2010 3:29:43 PM

WTG Erica!!! Big congratulations to you on this excellent winner!! #8555222

Phyllis H. Burchett 4/20/2010 3:41:55 PM

Big Congrats to you Erica!! #8555276

Deborah C. Lewinson 4/20/2010 4:09:06 PM

Congratulations on your win, Erica, for this most engaging image!

Debby #8555380

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 4/20/2010 4:09:53 PM

I am SO HAPPY for you Erica!!!! WTG!!! Congratulations! #8555385

Anna Diederich 4/20/2010 4:19:19 PM

CONGRATULATIONS Erica! So happy to see this win! #8555440

Gerri R. Jones 4/20/2010 4:58:06 PM

Congratulations Erica, this is a JOY to view!!!!! #8555654

Hosey M. Harrell III 4/20/2010 5:18:13 PM

Congratulations Erica, this is what I'd call a "Happy Shot" and you captured it perfectly! #8555782

Amy M. Wilson 4/20/2010 5:29:15 PM

Big congratulations on your outstanding win, Erica!!! #8555845

Erica Murphy 4/20/2010 5:32:09 PM

Ujjwal, Lee, Renee, Phyllis, Debby, Donna, Anna, Gerri, Achie and Amy~Thank you all so much for the kind words. It means so much to me! #8555857

Sam Britt 4/20/2010 7:59:15 PM

Big Congrats on your win, Erica! #8556379

Erica Murphy 4/20/2010 9:40:24 PM

Thanks a bunch Sam!! #8556603

Stefania Barbier 4/20/2010 11:02:41 PM

congratulations on your gorgeous win, Erica! #8556719

Usman M. Bajwa 4/20/2010 11:36:38 PM

Huge CONGRATZ. on getting Golden, Erica.

UB. #8556832

Mary K. Robison 4/21/2010 12:18:02 AM

Such a terrific capture, Erica ~
CONGRATULATIONS on your well earned win! #8556887

Bojan Bencic 4/21/2010 12:54:41 AM

Congratulations on your win, Erica. Amazing action shot. #8556951

Katarina Mansson 4/21/2010 3:57:40 AM

Stunning action picture! Congratulations on your winner Erica! #8557258

Renata Gusciora 4/21/2010 6:34:36 AM

Huge congratulations on this amazing winner,Erica!!!:-) #8557723

Tiia Vissak 4/21/2010 8:28:25 AM

Congratulations! #8558059

Patrick Rouzes 4/21/2010 8:33:47 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on this incredible Winner, Erica! WTG! #8558096

Erica Murphy 4/21/2010 9:43:41 AM

THANK YOU VERRRRY MUCH Stefania, Usman, Mary, Bojan, Katarina, Renata, Tiia and Patrick!! #8558500

Debra R. Harder 4/21/2010 11:55:12 AM

WHOOOOO-HOOOOO!! WTG, Erica! I just LOVE this image! Congratulations on your fabulous GOLD WINNER! Deb #8558944

Lydia Williams 4/21/2010 3:10:18 PM

PERFECT catch, Erica....
Yay, Congratulations!

Best, Lydia #8559442

Linda D. Lester 4/21/2010 3:56:20 PM

Awesome.....Congrats on your win! #8559593

Debra K. Johnson 4/22/2010 1:05:58 PM

WOWee... Fantastic! #8562153

Erica Murphy 4/22/2010 4:47:36 PM

Thanks so much Deb, Lydia, Linda, and Debra!! #8562594

Lisa J. Boulden 4/22/2010 8:26:56 PM

Fantastic, Erica!
~♥~lisa #8563085

Anne M. Young 4/23/2010 6:46:19 PM

Wow - superb processing! love this capture #8565461

Erica Murphy 4/23/2010 7:51:37 PM

Thanks a bunch Lisa and Anne! #8565524

Linda L. Ruiz 4/24/2010 10:13:31 AM

glitter-graphics.com #8566700

Sharon King 4/24/2010 2:24:21 PM

Fantastic capture! #8567030

Carmody Baker 4/28/2010 7:13:55 PM

Great Job again Erica! Carmody #8577091

Leslie McLain 6/9/2010 4:38:39 AM

Amazing capture. Belated congrats on your beautiful winner. #8681534

Summer A. Kozisek 1/31/2011 11:23:42 PM

Absolutely adorable capture!!! #9204990

Jill Odice 4/28/2011 1:43:50 AM

It was nice meeting you today! This is such a great shot, Lola looks like one happy doggie! #9375848

Erica Murphy 4/28/2011 6:17:33 AM

Thanks Nancy! #9376657

Erica Murphy 4/28/2011 7:17:03 AM

Thank you all for the wonderful comments!! #9376819

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A new edit of a favorite photo of my dog Lola.

Exif: F Number: 2.5, Exposure Bias Value: 0.33, ExposureTime: 1/5000 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 200, FocalLength: 135.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS-1D Mark III

Uploaded on 12/6/2009 12:49:50 PM

BetterPhoto.com All Time Best Photo Contest Editor's Pick
BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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