The New Born

© Max Aureli

The New Born

Laurence Saliba level-classic 12/23/2009 1:04:57 PM

This is such a wonderful image Max!! Merry Christmas to you and all the family! #1218994

Max Aureli 12/23/2009 1:17:37 PM

Thanks Bro Laurence and Marry Christmas to you and your family!! :-)) #8242268

ROLAN NARMAN 12/23/2009 1:46:05 PM

Oh Max this is so precious my friend! What a great image! Love it! WTG!!! We should see this again!


Tammy M. Anderson level-classic 12/23/2009 2:58:55 PM

This is perfect, Max. I totally agree with Rolan. This needs to be a winner. Merry Christmas to you and your Family. #8242422

Debra P. Chenault 12/23/2009 3:02:25 PM

Wonderful portrait! #8242428

Ellen Hodges level-classic 12/23/2009 4:26:35 PM

So very beautiful and outstanding image, Max! Everything about it is perfect! Merry Christmas to you and your family, too!!! #8242578

Carol L. Fowler 12/23/2009 4:37:04 PM

Wonderful joyous image! Merry Christmas to you and your family! #8242605

Ron McEwan 12/23/2009 5:01:04 PM

You sure have some wonderful images in your gallery Max, this one is no exception. Merry Christmas to you and yours. #8242681

Susana Ms Heide 12/23/2009 5:02:03 PM

Oh WOW!! The joyful expression of the mother is so beautiful and heartwarming! Your timing was perfect! The b&w makes this a classic!

Buon Natale Max!! #8242682

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 12/23/2009 5:09:32 PM

Totally ADORABLE, Max!!!
MERRY CHRISTMAS to you and your family!!! :-) k #8242697

Ann Coates level-classic 12/23/2009 5:37:44 PM

Such joy you have captured here Max. Very beautiful. Merry Christmas to you and your family. #8242749

Stefania Barbier level-classic 12/23/2009 5:43:57 PM

mamma mia che bella... foto fantastica e Buon Natale a te e la tua famiglia!!! #8242757

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic 12/23/2009 6:13:09 PM

Beautiful image in B&W!! Merry Christmas to you! #8242780

Jeana Clark 12/23/2009 6:49:48 PM

A beautiful, happy moment captured perfectly Max!!
Awesome shot!!!


~J~ #8242811

Gord MacEachern level-classic 12/23/2009 7:05:57 PM

Beautiful moment you captured Max!!
Hope you and yours have a Merry Christmas!! #8242844

Courtenay Vanderbilt level-classic 12/23/2009 7:07:18 PM

What a wonderful, joyous, precious image, Max!!!! Fabulous, my friend! Merry Christmas to you and your family! #8242850

Stefania Barbier level-classic 12/23/2009 7:52:34 PM

poi un giorno mi dici cosa vogliono dire quei simboli strani sulla tua firma nella foto... :0) #8242991

Sherran Andersen level-classic 12/23/2009 9:52:32 PM

Precious capture... Merry Christmas to you and yours Max. #8243123

Renata Gusciora level-classic 12/24/2009 3:12:30 AM

So sweet!Pricelss portrait with super tones,Max!Happy Christmas to you!:-) #8243413

Douglas Pignet level-classic 12/24/2009 6:14:32 AM

Beautiful work and great image, wishing you a Merry Christmas,Doug & Diane #8243715

Jean-Pierre Ducondi level-classic 12/24/2009 6:30:18 AM

Beautiful work (as usual)Max.
Joyeux NoŽl to you and your family.
JP #8243815

Robyn A. Terrell 12/24/2009 7:24:18 AM

Such a wonderful moment captured so beautifully.
I wish you and yours a Merry Christmas and may the coming year be filled with blessings.

Robyn #8243995

Bojan Bencic level-classic 12/24/2009 8:00:43 AM

Fantastic B/W portrait, Max. Beautiful photo. Merry Christmas. #8244039

Betsy Labuschagne 12/24/2009 11:02:59 AM

Precious capture Max!! You always capture the most wonderful expressions!! Merry Christmas to you and your family!! #8244399

Kerry Hill 12/24/2009 11:13:19 AM

Gorgeous shot, Max!! Merry Christmas to you!! #8244413

Amy M. Wilson 12/24/2009 11:18:17 AM

Adorable.... wishing you and your family a very Merry Christmas, Max!! #8244422

Tiia Vissak 12/24/2009 11:54:27 AM

a wonderful scene! #8244485

John Connolly 12/24/2009 12:16:07 PM

What a beautiful warm family scene Max! I think we will see this one again!
Merry Christmas to you and all your family! #8244512

Lorna Shutter 12/24/2009 5:10:07 PM

At first I thought you were keeping secrets from us, Max, ... but then I realized this wasn't YOUR newborn! Fantastic B&W Portrait of mother and child ... very original and touching, as usual! Hope you and your family have a wonderful Christmas and a very Happy 2010! :) #8244918

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 12/24/2009 6:20:34 PM

The lighting, tones, & display of love are very beautiful here, Max! Merry Christmas,my friend! #8244981

ROLAN NARMAN 12/24/2009 9:26:25 PM

GesŽende Kersfees Max! #8245149

Mary K. Robison 12/25/2009 1:31:31 AM

Lovely mother and child portrait, Max. You caught such joy on her face!
Wishing you and those you love a Merry Christmas (and, what the heck, Happy New Year, too)! :-D #8245338

Dominick M. Dimacale level-classic 12/25/2009 6:56:20 AM

This is beautiful, Max!
Merry Christmas to you and your Family!

Dominick #8245771

Rony Sagy 12/25/2009 9:44:52 AM

Terrific image Max. Have a wonderful holiday and a great 2010. #8245946

Marijana Fajgl level-classic 12/25/2009 12:07:48 PM

Fantastic and happy capture, Max!
Best wishes to you and your family! #8246141

Anita Hogue 12/25/2009 2:57:59 PM

A priceless moment you've captured Max!


Stephen Zacker 12/25/2009 5:48:24 PM

Fantastic. Hope you are having a Great Christmas #8246516

Laura E. Swan level-classic 12/25/2009 7:53:14 PM

What a wonderful Christmas present for them! This is so beautiful!

Great job Brother Max!

Merry Christmas to you and yours today!

-Sister Laura NEVADA/CANADA Branch. #8246653

ROLAN NARMAN 12/26/2009 2:50:59 AM

Hope you had a wonderful Christmas Max! Happy Holidays!

P.S. Did you go to church???!!! #8246863

Max Aureli 12/26/2009 3:07:18 AM

ops.... I forgot!! ..... #8246879

Candice C. Calhoun level-classic 12/26/2009 5:55:38 AM

Sensational portrait, filled with love and joy! Marvelous bw tones and superb composition!

Hope you had a very Merry Christmas and wishing you and your family a safe, prosperous and Happy New Year!

ccc #8247142

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic 12/26/2009 1:22:34 PM

Merry Christmas, Max. What a beautiful and wonderful portrait. #8247717

Gail Vitikacs level-classic 12/26/2009 2:30:08 PM

Splendid capture Max!!! Terrific! #8247806

Evy Johansen level-classic 12/26/2009 8:19:37 PM

This is adorable, Max!! Happy New Year to you and yours! #8248278

Sam Britt 12/26/2009 8:33:48 PM

Sweet portrait, Max. Congrats on this EFP! I hope you had a great Christmas. #8248316

Nadine A. Lewis level-classic 12/27/2009 5:45:07 AM

PERFECT in EVERYWAY, Max!!!! <>< #8248770

Maria A. Gonzalez 12/27/2009 6:14:50 AM

Just a beautiful portrait,Max..Adorable expressions and excellent lighting and B&W image...Love the interaction between them...Beautifully captured,Max. #8248823

Patti Coblentz level-classic 12/27/2009 10:12:20 AM

What a beautiful and joyous image, Max!

Happy New Year!

Heidi Knight level-classic 12/27/2009 1:29:09 PM

Beautiful, Max
Happy Holidays! #8249710

Debra R. Harder 12/27/2009 5:58:04 PM

This is such a beautiful portrait of mother and child, Max. Amazing!!! Love the black and white...and the lighting is superb. Happy Holidays to you and your family!! Deb #8250251

Mitch Spence level-classic 12/28/2009 9:23:05 AM

Nothing could express the joy of the season better than this joyful portrait, Max. Happy New Year to you! #8251456

ROLAN NARMAN 12/30/2009 10:41:32 PM

I wish you and your family a happy, healthy and prosperous New Year my dear friend!

P.S. Churches are open New Year's eve! #8257741

Janice Mezzacappa 12/30/2009 11:27:17 PM

Special moment in life you captured here Max....bravo! #8257770

Stefania Barbier level-classic 12/31/2009 4:18:51 AM

happy New Year, Max :0) #8258138

Max Aureli level-classic 12/31/2009 2:46:39 PM

Thank you to all my friend at BP for your great 2009 support!! :-)) Hope to everybody a great new year with a lot of EFP !! :-)) LOL LOL

Happy New Year my friends!!

Max the Shark!!

Patti Coblentz level-classic 12/31/2009 2:48:29 PM

Happy New Year to you, too, Max!!

Patti #8259699

Laura E. Swan level-classic 12/31/2009 3:04:44 PM



With hugs! Photobucket

- Sister Laura #8259716

Renata Gusciora level-classic 12/31/2009 4:23:09 PM

Happy New Year,Max!:-)Super image! #8259847

Tommy E. Burgess 12/31/2009 5:30:14 PM

Very beautiful portrait with outstanding tones and a terrific composition Max!! I hope you and all your loved ones have a safe and happy 2010! #8260018

Courtenay Vanderbilt 12/31/2009 6:44:07 PM

Happy New Year, my friend! #8260144

Melissa G. Meiselman 1/2/2010 7:32:40 AM

Fantastic newborn shot and a very Happy New Year, Max!! #8263816

JO ANN CLEVELAND 1/2/2010 4:57:15 PM

Ohhhh how adorable Max, a real family treasure, I'm sure

jo ann c. #8264846

Reynaldo D. Reyes level-classic 1/4/2010 9:13:23 PM

Yes, beautful shot to commemorate this blessed day. Happy New Year Max! #8270750

Beverley Scott 1/6/2010 3:11:50 AM

An outstanding portrait, Max! The emotion, pose and tones are perfect!!! #8273964

Datha Y. Thompson 1/7/2010 9:20:41 AM

OH MY this is PERFECT Max!! Such wonderful joy and love captured here!!!
L O V E it my friend :)
Hope you had a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to you and yours :) #8278218

Stefania Barbier level-classic 1/18/2010 2:37:56 PM

congratulations on your beautiful finalist! #8306367

Patti Coblentz level-classic 1/18/2010 2:38:54 PM

Congratulations, Max!!
Patti #8306373

Courtenay Vanderbilt level-classic 1/18/2010 2:42:11 PM

BIG CONGRATS, Max!!! :-) #8306399

Daniella Puente level-classic 1/18/2010 2:53:47 PM

Congratulations Max! :)) #8306521

Amy M. Wilson level-classic 1/18/2010 3:08:49 PM

Big congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Max!! #8306726

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 1/18/2010 3:33:41 PM

on your wonderful FINALIST!!!

Photobucket #8306977

Carol L. Fowler 1/18/2010 3:54:02 PM

Congrats! #8307140

Tammy Espino 1/18/2010 4:02:38 PM

Congrats Max, Best of luck in the next round :) #8307230

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 1/18/2010 4:02:40 PM

Congrats, Best of luck in the next round :) #8307231

Renee Doyle level-classic 1/18/2010 4:38:51 PM

Big congrats Max on this very sweet portrait and excellent finalist!! #8307729

JO ANN CLEVELAND 1/18/2010 4:49:12 PM

Congratulations on this well deserved finalist Max!

Hope we see it again!

jo ann c. #8307852

Tammy M. Anderson level-classic 1/18/2010 4:52:25 PM

Congratulations, Max on this beautiful finalist. #8307879

Ellen Hodges level-classic 1/18/2010 5:18:53 PM

Congrats on an awesome finalist, Max! Best luck!!!! #8308079

Lorna Shutter level-classic 1/18/2010 5:20:12 PM

Wow Max! Even when you're not around, you're still getting Finalist Awards!!! Awesome work!!! CONGRATULATIONS!!!!! ... and Good luck in the next round!!! :)
TJ dancing Pictures, Images and Photos

Debra R. Harder 1/18/2010 5:49:16 PM

WTG, Max!! Congratulations on your beautiful finalist. I predict GOLD on this fabulous image!! Deb #8308339

Chris Henning 1/18/2010 6:29:01 PM

Great interaction between Mom and newborn captured, Max! Congrats on your finalist!! #8308715

ROLAN NARMAN 1/18/2010 7:43:38 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist Max! #8309337

Sherran Andersen level-classic 1/18/2010 8:52:42 PM

Congrats Max. #8309625

Bojan Bencic level-classic 1/18/2010 10:46:10 PM

Congratulations on your finalist, Max. #8309920

Betsy Labuschagne 1/18/2010 10:48:49 PM

Congratulations on your outstanding Finalist Max!!! #8309928

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 1/18/2010 10:54:08 PM

Awesome portrait work, Max. CONGRATZ on the Finalist Award!

UB. #8309946

Beverley Scott 1/19/2010 12:31:22 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist, Max!! #8310228

Jeff Robinson level-classic 1/19/2010 3:50:58 AM

Outstanding Ė Congrats Max on your Finalist!! Jeff #8310714

Leslie McLain level-classic 1/19/2010 4:47:54 AM

Congrats on your beautiful finalist, Max. #8310870

Max Aureli 1/19/2010 9:36:19 AM

Thank you my friends for your wonderful support!! :-)) #8311887

Anita Hogue 1/19/2010 10:07:09 AM

A delightful image, Max! Congratulations! #8311959

Laura E. Swan level-classic 1/19/2010 10:36:59 AM

Okay! Now you MUST go to Church with Rolan and Kiki and Lorna and I. To say THANK YOU for your WONDERFUL FINALIST!!!

HUGE: Photobucket

-Sister Laura #8312042

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 1/19/2010 1:16:12 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this incredible finalist, Max! WTG, my friend! #8312466

Ellen Hodges level-classic 1/19/2010 2:04:27 PM

Had to comment twice, it's so fabulous an image!!! #8312601

Marijana Fajgl level-classic 1/19/2010 2:20:19 PM

Huge congratulations on your fantastic finalist, Max! #8312636

Barbara Waldoch level-classic 1/19/2010 4:50:20 PM

Huge congratulations on your fantastic Win! #8313024

Tammy Espino 1/19/2010 5:00:08 PM

Huge Congrats , Max!! :) Woot, woot! #8313075

Amy M. Wilson 1/19/2010 5:01:34 PM

Big congratulations on your beautiful Win, Max!!! #8313079

Sam Britt 1/19/2010 5:24:23 PM

Congratulations on this second place win, Max! #8313188

Debra R. Harder 1/19/2010 5:45:51 PM

WTG, Max!! I knew this was a GOLD WINNER all the way!! HUGE CONGRATULATIONS!! Deb #8313312

Ann Coates level-classic 1/19/2010 5:46:04 PM

Huge congratulations Max on your outstanding win. Well done, my friend. #8313314

Claudia Kuhn level-classic 1/19/2010 5:58:03 PM

Congrats on your fine winner Max! #8313381

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic 1/19/2010 6:28:19 PM

Such a joyful winner!
Congratulations, Max!
~♥~Lisa #8313547

Ellen Hodges level-classic 1/19/2010 6:35:49 PM

Huge congrats on a fabulous win, Max! Yeah!!!! #8313590

Lorna Shutter level-classic 1/19/2010 6:43:22 PM

Woo Hoo!!! CONGRATULATIONS on your well-deserved 2nd Place Win, my friend!!!!! :)
(What's with your signature though? LOL!)
Photobucket #8313632

Janice Mezzacappa level-classic 1/19/2010 6:45:57 PM

Yeahhhhh huge congrats Max on the gold!! #8313653

Mary K. Robison level-classic 1/19/2010 6:48:05 PM

A huge CONGRATULATIONS to you, Max!
A wonderful and well-earned winner! #8313672

Reynaldo D. Reyes level-classic 1/19/2010 7:08:57 PM

Way to go! Congratulations Max #8313771

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna level-classic 1/19/2010 7:13:23 PM

WTG on this awesome win, Max!!! :-)♫♪♫ k #8313802

ROLAN NARMAN 1/19/2010 7:24:37 PM

Huge, huge, huge Congratulations Max on your first gold winner! I am very happy for you my friend!!! After all you deserved this a long time ago!
I'm very tired 'cause I worked late tonite so I'll chat with you tomorrow! Salut!!!...and hope to see many more!!! #8313849

Evy Johansen level-classic 1/19/2010 8:29:14 PM

Big congratulations on this adorable win, Max!! #8314011

Laurence Saliba level-classic 1/19/2010 9:44:50 PM

CONGRATS Bro!!!! WTG!!!!!!!!!!! #8314131

Patti Coblentz level-classic 1/19/2010 9:50:46 PM

Way top go Max...I'm thrilled for you...congratulations...superb image..well done!!! Cheers :)
Patti #8314139

Betsy Labuschagne level-classic 1/19/2010 10:16:24 PM

HUGE Congratulations Max on your well-deserved Winner!!! The first of many, I'm sure :) #8314217

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 1/19/2010 10:22:40 PM

WTG Max, a beautiful image to get Golden!!

UB. #8314232

Steve M. Harrington level-classic 1/19/2010 10:45:28 PM

Good on you, Max! A richly deserved winner!
Steve #8314313

Bojan Bencic level-classic 1/19/2010 10:48:00 PM

Congratulations on your win, Max. Well done! #8314321

Tommy E. Burgess 1/19/2010 11:01:17 PM

Huge congratulations on your fantastic winner Max!!! #8314373

Stefania Barbier level-classic 1/19/2010 11:50:27 PM

bellissima, congratulazioni!!!! #8314481

Ann Coates level-classic 1/20/2010 12:12:49 AM

Congratulations again Max on POTD. This is your day. Absolutely thrilled for you. #8314534

Renee Doyle level-classic 1/20/2010 12:15:14 AM

As Stef said .... Bellissima!! Huge congrats to you Max on this absolutely wonderful winner!! #8314538

Brett Dolsen 1/20/2010 12:31:30 AM

Huge Congratulations!!Great work Max!! #8314572

Tiia Vissak 1/20/2010 1:41:35 AM

Congratulations! #8314674

Tammy M. Anderson level-classic 1/20/2010 3:22:37 AM

Congratulations Max on your beautiful winner. #8314791

Stephen Zacker level-classic 1/20/2010 4:02:10 AM

Wonderful moment. Congratulations #8314943

Anita Hogue 1/20/2010 4:19:59 AM

So very tender and beautiful! Congratulations, Max! #8314992

Leslie McLain level-classic 1/20/2010 4:28:41 AM

Congrats on your terrific winner, Max. #8315007

Susana Ms Heide 1/20/2010 7:38:47 AM

WOW Max, a big CONGRATS to YOU!! Seeing this go GOLD made my day!!!! Couldn't have been more deserved! Felicidades amigo! #8315587

Margaret R. Barry 1/20/2010 8:25:09 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful winner, Max! #8315729

Mike Clime 1/20/2010 12:18:12 PM

Congratulations on your winner! #8316190

John Connolly 1/20/2010 12:21:39 PM

Huge Congratulations on your win here Max, I loved this one from the first time I saw it! #8316199

Marijana Fajgl level-classic 1/20/2010 12:31:27 PM

Huge congratulations, Max on your fantastic winner! #8316213

ROLAN NARMAN 1/20/2010 3:00:05 PM

Congratuations again and again Max! #8316557

Lorna Shutter 1/20/2010 3:02:39 PM

... and again and again, Max!!! :D #8316569

Dominick M. Dimacale level-classic 1/20/2010 3:23:22 PM

Congratulations Max on your Wonderful Winner!!!

Dominick #8316665

Dianna Murphy 1/20/2010 3:58:46 PM

A big warm hearted congratulations to you on your fantastic winner!!! I wish you continued success in the future.
Dianna #8316769

JO ANN CLEVELAND 1/20/2010 4:50:46 PM

So glad this was a winner and very well deserved Max!

jo ann c. #8316999

Michael Umbreit 1/20/2010 6:10:57 PM

Max - Congratulations!! - Mike #8317299

Max Aureli 1/20/2010 7:06:40 PM

LOL :-))
Thank you my friends for all your wonderful support and for your nice comments!! :-)) And thanks to the judges for this first gold!! :-))

LOL :-))

Renata Gusciora 1/21/2010 5:52:55 AM

Big congratulations on this wonderful winner,Max!!!:-) #8318530

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 1/21/2010 3:52:05 PM

An incredible keepsake Max! Congratulations!!! #8319586

Jean-Pierre Ducondi level-classic 1/22/2010 6:23:04 AM

Big congrats on this amazing winner. Great work Max.
JP #8321087

Linda D. Lester level-classic 1/22/2010 8:12:43 AM

WOW!!! What a beauty!!! #8321312

Alex T. Mizuno level-classic 1/23/2010 11:03:29 PM

Extraordinary image Max! Congratulations on your win!!! #8325114

Robert R. Goodman level-classic 1/24/2010 4:11:33 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist,Max!!!!! #8326789

Kara L. Hendricks level-classic 1/25/2010 4:09:48 AM

Congratulations Pictures, Images and Photos #8327698

Nancy (Peaches) Harker level-classic 1/26/2010 1:55:12 PM

HUGE Congrats on your win max! #8332304

Laura L. Gonzales level-classic 1/26/2010 6:00:06 PM

A very sweet and precious capture Max!! C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S on this fantastic WINNER!!!! Laura #8332834

Max Aureli level-classic 1/29/2010 7:24:22 AM

Thank you Renata, Donna, Sabrina, JP, Linda, Alex, Bobby, Kara, Nancy and Laura for your great support!! :-))) #8339610

Tommy E. Burgess 2/22/2010 12:22:35 AM

Congratulations on your very beautiful winner Max!!! #8405786

JO ANN CLEVELAND 5/29/2010 11:43:37 AM

Well deserved win it..congratulations...

jo ann c. #8651564

Nancy L. Green level-classic 6/18/2010 7:52:03 PM


Vincent J. DeSanto 7/31/2012 7:07:29 PM

A very well deserved WINNER Max, great capture. #10256564

Ellen Hodges level-classic 3/26/2016 5:04:53 PM

Huge Congrats on Double Gold!!! #11452242

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