Set in Stone

Troy Gallagher 12/30/2009 12:27:15 AM

Beautiful portrait Jennifer.

Troy #1221007

Barbara Waldoch 12/30/2009 12:30:39 AM

Beautiful as ever, Jen! #8255293

Kerry Hill 12/30/2009 12:38:18 AM

Absolutely beautiful, Jennifer!! #8255302

Lynne Morris 12/30/2009 1:51:23 AM

Wow what a beautiful portrait Jen. Hope you are well and had a great Christmas. #8255367

Mary K. Robison 12/30/2009 2:40:14 AM

Fantastic work on this somber portrait, Jen! Her expression, the light and shadows --- superb capture! Great title, too.
P.S. Happy New Year! #8255395

Stefania Barbier 12/30/2009 5:01:16 AM

spectacular... looks like a sculpture! #8255678

Michael G. Marshall 12/30/2009 7:19:57 AM

Outstanding portrait, Jennifer! Love it! Best wishes for a wonderful New Year! Michael #8256084

Robert Jensen 12/30/2009 7:29:25 AM

Outstanding portrait #8256115

Rod Partington 12/30/2009 1:42:10 PM

This is an Amazing image Jennifer! #8256910

Karacan Salkuci (Kalacay) 12/30/2009 4:34:42 PM

Beautiful image. #8257219

Laura L. Gonzales 12/30/2009 5:53:30 PM

Very striking Jen! What a beautiful model, and so captivating!! Awesome work! Laura :) #8257368

Fran J. Jagger 1/11/2010 4:10:20 PM

Love the intense look of the portrait, Jennifer! Strikingly Beautiful!! :) #8289731

Stefania Barbier 1/18/2010 2:31:04 PM

congratulations on your beautiful finalist! #8306317

Daniella Puente 1/18/2010 2:42:24 PM

Congratulations Jen :))) #8306401

Aimee C. Eisaman 1/18/2010 2:54:38 PM

Huge congrats girl on your MOODY finalist! :~) Lovin it! I hope to see it in gold! #8306532

Nancyj E. Hovey 1/18/2010 3:01:42 PM

on your wonderful FINALIST!!!

Photobucket #8306638

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 1/18/2010 3:56:07 PM

Congrats, Best of luck in the next round :) #8307162

Edgar A. Monzon 1/18/2010 3:56:59 PM

It is so intense!! the lighting is fantastic, and the eyes; the expression of the eyes is something reserved for the masterpieces. I really enjoy this image. #8307170

Fran J. Jagger 1/18/2010 4:04:04 PM

Congrats on your finalist, Jennifer! :) #8307244

Linda Blair 1/18/2010 4:37:51 PM

Awesome portrait.....congrats on finalist...I'm sure we'll see this again!!!!!!! #8307719

Renee Doyle 1/18/2010 5:18:12 PM

Incredible work!!!! Big congratulations on this excellent finalist Jen!! #8308075

Mark Dodge 1/18/2010 5:25:30 PM

Magnificent portrait! Congratualtions on your selection as finalist! #8308134

Renee C. Bynum 1/18/2010 5:37:01 PM

Congrats, Jennifer! Awesome work as always :) #8308224

Debra R. Harder 1/18/2010 5:41:42 PM

WOW, Jen! This is amazing!! Congratulations on your outstanding finalist!! Deb #8308267

Patrick Rouzes 1/18/2010 6:41:22 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this incredible finalist,Jen! WTG, my friend! #8308853

Timothy Guay 1/18/2010 7:25:35 PM

Great work, Congrats!!
- Timothy #8309257

Robert Jensen 1/18/2010 7:43:05 PM

Great to see this one again #8309334

Amy M. Wilson 1/18/2010 8:41:26 PM

Awesome portrait... congratulations on this excellent finalist, Jennifer! #8309572

Bojan Bencic 1/18/2010 10:33:44 PM

Congratulations on your finalist, Jennifer. #8309892

Mary K. Robison 1/18/2010 10:59:49 PM

Jen,it is no surprise to see this outstanding portrait among the finalists!
Congratulations, and fingers crossed for you in the next level up! #8309973

Lynne Morris 1/18/2010 11:06:06 PM

Huge Congratulations on this beautiful finalist Jen. #8310008

Usman M. Bajwa 1/18/2010 11:56:24 PM

Sterling effects, Jen! CONGRATZ on the Finalist Award. Expect to see this again!

UB. #8310141

Laura L. Gonzales 1/19/2010 12:21:14 AM

Congratulations on this spectacular Finalist! My fav!! WTG Girl!!!! Laura #8310202

Robert K. Bemus 1/19/2010 2:33:09 AM

Congratulations on your Finalists, Jennifer!! #8310472

LENA U. FRIEDMAN 1/19/2010 4:32:46 AM

Very dramatic and deep!Congrats to you~ #8310818

Terri L. Scribner 1/19/2010 5:04:41 AM

Congrats, Jennifer!! A WINNER!!! #8310951

Liz blahh 1/19/2010 5:40:04 AM

Beautiful! Congrats! #8311066

Laurence Saliba 1/19/2010 6:08:13 AM

This is awesome!!! Congrats Jennifer!!! #8311198

Ujjwal Mukherjee 1/19/2010 6:43:43 AM

Captivating!! BIG congratulations,Jen!! #8311322

James N. Carpenter 1/19/2010 9:16:55 AM

Big congrats Jen. James #8311825

Susan Fox 1/19/2010 1:46:49 PM

Congratulations Jennifer! #8312550

JO ANN CLEVELAND 1/19/2010 3:25:38 PM

Congrats on this excellent finalist Jen!

jo ann c. #8312787

Claudia Kuhn 1/19/2010 4:35:41 PM

Wooo Hoo Jen!
BIG CONGRATS ON YOUR GRAND PRIZE WINNER!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #8312979

Amanda Cass 1/19/2010 4:37:40 PM

WOOOOOWWWWWW WEEEEEEEEEE you won the big one Jennifer !!! i'm so happy for you this is a beautiful image ! you so derserve it ! congratulations! #8312983

Barbara Waldoch 1/19/2010 4:41:13 PM

Congratulations Jen, fantastic win! #8313002

Amy M. Wilson 1/19/2010 4:47:33 PM


Cathy Stancil 1/19/2010 4:53:32 PM

WOW! Absolutely gorgeous!! Congrats! #8313036

Tammy Espino 1/19/2010 4:55:48 PM

You go Jenn, Awesome!! Congrats! #8313044

Tammy Espino 1/19/2010 5:03:44 PM

Beautiful shot Jennifer- I was one of the judges this month, and it was my #1 for that category- congrats! #8313089

Linda D. Lester 1/19/2010 5:07:21 PM

Congratulations on your big win!!!!!!!! #8313110

Sam Britt 1/19/2010 5:15:05 PM

Congratulations on your Grand Prize winner, Jennifer! #8313137

Lisa J. Boulden 1/19/2010 5:17:20 PM

Absolutely gorgeous!
Congratulations on your GRAND PRIZE winner, Jennifer!
~♥~Lisa #8313150

Phyllis H. Burchett 1/19/2010 5:21:39 PM

Congrats on your GRAND PRIZE WIN, stunning portrait! #8313173

Joan E. Hoffman 1/19/2010 5:22:17 PM

There is no way this could NOT win!! Just stunning Jennifer #8313178

Debra R. Harder 1/19/2010 5:35:54 PM


Amy JACKSON 1/19/2010 5:36:45 PM

Congratulations Jennifer on your Grand Prize win!! :) #8313263

Graeme yew Chow 1/19/2010 5:37:16 PM

Superb grand prize winner ! You must be delighted and high now, Jennifer. Big Congratulations ! #8313268

Renata Gusciora 1/19/2010 6:01:27 PM

Incredible WINNER,Jennifer!!!Huge congratulations!!!:-) #8313404

Mary K. Robison 1/19/2010 6:06:12 PM

So very happy to see that your hauntingly beautiful portrait made the "top of the heap", because it is most definitely the "cream of the crop"!! #8313427

Usman M. Bajwa 1/19/2010 6:06:27 PM

So glad to see this win the GP Award, Jen. The image is a memorable one, for you of course but also for many of us too. As I said earlier, sterling effects!

UB. #8313429

Mary Beth Aiello 1/19/2010 6:18:44 PM

Jennifer -- I am so very happy for you and your outstanding GRAND PRIZE WINNER. Truly deserving... and so well done. Huge congrats on this wonderful win. #8313491

Jessica Jenney 1/19/2010 6:21:26 PM

Congratulations, Jennifer on your amazing Grand Prize Win! #8313503

Kelly S. Cavanaugh 1/19/2010 6:37:18 PM

A fabulous grand prize win, Jennifer! Congratulations!!!! #8313602

Agnes Fegan 1/19/2010 6:38:15 PM

Congratulations on your Grand Prize win! #8313606

Melissa McCabe 1/19/2010 6:47:41 PM

Wow Jen, congrats on this big win!!! : ) -mm #8313665

Janice Mezzacappa 1/19/2010 6:50:31 PM

Jennifer such a spectacular winner the big GRAND PRIZE!! What an honor so happy for you! CONGRATS!! #8313684

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 1/19/2010 7:02:34 PM

Incredibly beautiful grand prize winn, Jennifer!!! :-)♫♪♫ k #8313734

Fran J. Jagger 1/19/2010 7:12:06 PM

CONGRATS on your GRAND PRIZE WIN, Jennifer!!! #8313790

Emily E. Bem 1/19/2010 7:30:24 PM

Jen, what can I say? I'm speechless for! Congrats on this GREAT honour!!!! :)))))))) Oh, and...

WOOOOOOHOOOOO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #8313861

ROLAN NARMAN 1/19/2010 7:51:52 PM

Huge Congratulations on your fantastic Grand Prize Winner Jennifer! Awesome work! #8313902

Erica Murphy 1/19/2010 8:06:51 PM

BIG CONGRATS on your lovely GRAND PRIZE WINNER Jennifer!!!! WTG! #8313929

Evy Johansen 1/19/2010 8:18:28 PM

Huge congratulations on your well deserved Grand Prize Win, Jennifer!! #8313964

Angie Sidles 1/19/2010 8:52:23 PM

You are SO deserving and overdue for this Jen! BIG congrats to you!!! :) #8314063

Nichon L. Thorstrom Smith 1/19/2010 9:04:12 PM

Hauntingly beautiful, congratulations . . . love it! #8314082

Laurence Saliba 1/19/2010 9:47:00 PM

OH WOWWWWWWWW Jennifer!!!!! I am so happy for you, CONGRATULATIONS!!!! So well deserved!!!! #8314134

Carol Teal 1/19/2010 9:50:46 PM

A stunning portrait Jennifer and so happy for your big win! Congrats!!! #8314138

Cindy Bendush 1/19/2010 9:52:02 PM

Gorgeous as always Jen! Those eyes are amazing -- big congrats on your exceptional GPW! #8314142

Lynne S. Fried 1/19/2010 10:09:43 PM

WOW! Love it and so very happy for you! You deserve this win!

Lynne Morris 1/19/2010 10:30:01 PM

WTG girl, HUGE CONGRATULATIONS Jen, I am so excited for you on this Grand Prize Win, so well deserved my friend. #8314256

Bojan Bencic 1/19/2010 10:30:56 PM

Congratulations, Jennifer! Fantastic winner. #8314259

Liz blahh 1/19/2010 10:31:45 PM

Congrats on your Grand Prize Win! #8314260

Tommy E. Burgess 1/19/2010 10:45:54 PM

Huge congratulations on your stunning and well deserved Grand Prize Jennifer!!! #8314314

Laura L. Gonzales 1/19/2010 11:00:10 PM

WTG Jen!!! I am jumping up and down!!! So excited for you on this spectacular GRAND PRIZE WIN!!!!! I really love this portriat, and hope to see more with this beautiful model!!! Excellent!! :) Laura #8314366

Robert K. Bemus 1/19/2010 11:33:43 PM

Congratulations on your stunning and well deserved Grand Prize Winner, Jennifer!! #8314446

Rolando Rosito 1/19/2010 11:43:59 PM

Awesome winner Jennifer, big Congratulations!! #8314460

Stefania Barbier 1/19/2010 11:45:46 PM

WOOOOHOOOO Jen Grand Prize!!!!! WTG girl, I am so happy for you!!! CONGRATULATIONS!!!! #8314462

Renee Doyle 1/19/2010 11:58:45 PM

Best news I have heard all day!!!!!!!!!!!!!
WTG Jen!!!! Huge congratulations on this awesome and well deserved Grand Prize Win!!!!!!!!!!!! #8314509

Jennifer L. Alder 1/20/2010 12:07:28 AM

Wow! Well this is really a huge and wonderful surprise! Thanks to the members and judges for selecting this image today. Joan is a terrific model to work with and I am thrilled you all enjoy this one. I am inspired by so many of you.... thank you! :) #8314523

Brett Dolsen 1/20/2010 12:20:19 AM

A big congratulations on a fantastic result Jennifer!! #8314546

Tiia Vissak 1/20/2010 1:46:07 AM

Congratulations! #8314684

Derek D. Dafoe 1/20/2010 2:12:53 AM

Congrats on taking the top prize Jennifer!! Awesome image!! Well done! #8314699

Leland N. Saunders 1/20/2010 3:04:18 AM

What a great photo ... many congratulations !! #8314765

Katarina Mansson 1/20/2010 3:31:14 AM

Outstanding play with light and shapes. Excellent portrait. Congratulations on your Grand Prize! #8314824

Bill Houghton 1/20/2010 3:31:19 AM

Jennifer, congratulations on your beautiful win. Have a great day, Bill #8314825

Ujjwal Mukherjee 1/20/2010 3:41:46 AM

WOW,Jen!!! HUGE congratulations on your GRAND Winner !!! Super !!!!! #8314875

Aimee S. McMaster 1/20/2010 4:02:59 AM

....congratulations on your grand prize for this stunning portrait Jen.... #8314945

Anita Hogue 1/20/2010 4:09:31 AM

WOW, a big Congratulations, Jennifer! #8314967

Tammy L. Newcomb 1/20/2010 4:11:45 AM

OMG girl this is awesome and I am sure you are so excited... WTG.


Anne M. Young 1/20/2010 4:33:49 AM

Super congratulations #8315019

Janet McNeil 1/20/2010 4:35:36 AM

Congratulations on your Grand Prize win!! #8315027

Karen Celella 1/20/2010 4:37:21 AM

Congratulations on your wonderful Grand Prize winning image Jennifer! #8315031

Edgar A. Monzon 1/20/2010 4:49:56 AM

Of course the winner, no doubts. Congratulations!!!! #8315076

Carol Eade 1/20/2010 5:01:33 AM

Congratulations on your stunning Grand Prize, Jennifer! #8315122

Terri L. Scribner 1/20/2010 5:30:25 AM

Congratulations, Jennifer!!!! ;) told you it was a "WINNER!" #8315201

Julie Burnett 1/20/2010 5:34:52 AM

WOW, Jennifer, opening up the thumbnail, the eyes are treated to such a powerful and compelling photo!! Easy to see how it made Grand Prize winner!! Congratulations on this well deserved win!! #8315214

Kara L. Hendricks 1/20/2010 5:51:16 AM


Congratulations my friend on the coveted GP!!! #8315285

Mary L. Graham 1/20/2010 6:05:28 AM

Congratulations Jennifer on your GP!! =) #8315328

Judi Morrissey 1/20/2010 6:11:20 AM

so awesome. congrats! #8315348

Linda Blair 1/20/2010 6:55:59 AM

Congratulations on this well deserved Grand Prize winner....totally awesome image!!!!!!!!!!! #8315475

Cathy Barrows 1/20/2010 7:04:54 AM

Congrats on your Grand Prize win #8315489

Connie L. Carpenter 1/20/2010 7:24:06 AM

I don't see how it could be any more beautiful. #8315567

Darryl Wilkinson 1/20/2010 7:30:39 AM

Sweet! Glad to see that you've (finally) received the recognition you deserve, Jennifer! Congratulations!! #8315581

Margaret R. Barry 1/20/2010 8:18:52 AM

Congratulations on your stunning Grand Prize, Jennifer. So well deserved! #8315709

Susan M. Reynolds 1/20/2010 10:00:07 AM

Ultra Mega-Dittos Congratulations on a STUNNING portrait...Well-Deserved and absolutely BEAUTIFUL! #8315904

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton 1/20/2010 10:25:27 AM

Wonderful Winner! Big Congrats, Jennifer!!!! #8315945

Christian Rosito 1/20/2010 11:43:11 AM

YAyyy!!! Wonderful winner Jennifer!! Congratulations on a well deserved first prize!!!! #8316112

Mark Dodge 1/20/2010 11:57:39 AM

Right on! Wonderful GRAND PRIZE winner here, Jennifer! Excellent work! Congratulations :o) #8316137

Jean E. Hildebrant 1/20/2010 12:06:26 PM

OH Wow! Huge Congrat's to you, Jennifer!!! #8316156

Esther R. Tinz 1/20/2010 1:15:20 PM

AWESOME - Congratulations! #8316330

jennifer B. short 1/20/2010 2:11:41 PM

I am so happy for you Jennifer...that is AWESOME!!!!! #8316463

Dominick M. Dimacale 1/20/2010 3:03:59 PM

Congratulations Jennifer on your awesome Grand Prize Winner!!!

Dominick #8316576

Laurie Daily 1/20/2010 3:08:06 PM

A HUGE congrats to you, Jennifer, a fabulous portrait and so well deserving of the grand prize!!! #8316589

Alan L. Borror 1/20/2010 3:33:03 PM

Congratulations on this awesome grand prize winner, Jennifer! #8316699

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

A big warm hearted congratulations to you on your fantastic winner!!! I wish you continued success in the future.
Dianna #8316729

Alex T. Mizuno 1/20/2010 4:21:07 PM

Very strong portrait Jennifer. Love the mysterious quality. Huge congratulations on your Grand Prize!!! #8316866

JO ANN CLEVELAND 1/20/2010 4:36:46 PM

Congratulations Jen on the Grand Prize..this was such an outstanding image and well deserves the Grand Prize

jo ann c. #8316941

Monika Sapek 1/20/2010 5:46:45 PM

Wonderful image! Big congratulations on your Grand Prize Winner, Jennifer!

Michael Umbreit 1/20/2010 5:51:47 PM

Jen - Congratulations my friend!! That is a wonderful image!! - Mike #8317226

Jill E. Snyder 1/20/2010 5:59:40 PM

Congratulations! The photo is stunning! #8317257

Garth D. Beatty 1/20/2010 7:02:13 PM

Congratulations!! #8317409

Gail Sullivan 1/21/2010 3:49:48 AM

Jennifer...big congrats on this stunning Gramd prize winner! #8318200

Becky J. Parkinson 1/21/2010 7:22:31 AM

Absolutely stunning image!! Congratulations!! #8318705

Martin J. Preslar 1/21/2010 7:56:05 AM

Absolutely fantastic image!!! Huge congrats on the Grand Prize!!!! Bravo!!!!! #8318750

Ross Throndson 1/21/2010 8:28:37 AM

You're doing great with this model, Jen...Once again, Huge Congratulations, Jen !! Very well deserved Grand Prize Winner....WTG !! :-) #8318873

Ellen Hodges 1/21/2010 10:54:17 AM

Huge congrats on your fabulous winner, Jen!! #8319168

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 1/21/2010 3:23:10 PM

I'm so happy for you Jen! A very beautiful portrait and GRAND PRIZE WINNER!!! WTG!!!! #8319560

Julianna J. Collett 1/21/2010 4:35:00 PM

Well two sites are unanimous on this one and well they should be . Congratulations! #8319652

Judy A. Lawhon 1/21/2010 6:33:39 PM

Jen, I knew this was a real winner I first saw it...congratulations....well deserved!!! #8319914

Patrick Rouzes 1/21/2010 6:51:52 PM

HEYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYY, Jennifer, forgive my tardiness but I am delighted for you! Well-deserved GRAND PRIZE WINNER! I always knew you were a WINNER! #8319976

Nadia Paul 1/23/2010 10:46:38 PM

What a wonderful portrait Jennifer! Congrats on your well deserved GP win. #8325102

Paula Showen 1/25/2010 9:13:22 PM

This is awesome! Congrats on your grand prize!!! #8330378

Lester A. Garcia 1/28/2010 1:07:38 AM

Jen, this is a very deserving Grand Prize. Well crafted and exquisite in composition and presentation.

isabel C. Zepeda 1/28/2010 3:12:15 PM



YSA... #8338050

MELODIE C. ROBERTS 2/6/2010 8:01:19 AM

Shame Shame Shame on Me for just Getting Here

Congratulations Jen for this Most Outstanding and Deserving grand Prize Winner

I LOVE Her Hand
It Teases us as Much as Her Eyes Entice!!
Gorgeous Work Jen #8360927

paul parent 2/18/2010 5:40:38 PM

Simply Outstanding #8392842

Melissa Olsen 2/20/2010 1:40:15 PM

A BIG CONGRATS! #8401736

Tommy E. Burgess 2/21/2010 11:48:17 PM

Huge congratulations on your stunning and well deserved Grand Prize Jennifer!!! #8405681

Sam Britt 2/22/2010 5:12:11 PM

Big Congrats on your Grand Prize winner, Jennifer! #8408049

Sam Britt 2/22/2010 5:50:31 PM

oops...I thought they had already posted January winners! #8408241

Evy Johansen 2/22/2010 6:21:08 PM

Huge congratulations on your beautiful Grand Prize Win, Jennifer!! #8408310

Donna R. Moratelli 2/23/2010 2:12:47 AM

Striking exposure! Congratulations jennifer! #8408722

Datha Y. Thompson 2/27/2010 8:39:22 PM

WOW!!!!!!!! A belated CONGRATULATIONS Jennifer!!!
Excellent GPW!!!!!
Im So Thrilled for you!!!! WTG ;) and yes I am sooo far behind LOL, like a couple of months worth!!

Henry Moultrie Jr. 6/6/2016 8:45:30 AM

Excellent work! This is a WOW image! #11482851

Vicki J. Mudd 6/6/2016 10:43:20 AM

Gorgeous image! Congratulations on your breathtaking POTD, All-Time Staff Favorite and Grand Prize Winner.

Patricia A. Casey 6/6/2016 12:07:06 PM

Congratulations on POTD & all the previously awarded Gold on this portrait! Cheers!!! =^..^= #11482889

Nancy L. Green 6/6/2016 12:46:54 PM

CONGRATULATIONS Jen, and a Grand prize to boot, WTG!! <>< #11482911

Lydia Williams 6/6/2016 1:38:04 PM

One word...Spectacular!! Congratulations on your golds...:) #11482957

Sylvia Rourke 6/7/2016 8:19:09 AM

An amazing and powerful capture! Congrats on your Gold wins and POTD! #11483159

Melvin Ness 6/11/2016 10:54:55 AM

What hides behind those eyes great tones and wonderful detail. #11484129

Pat Harry 7/9/2016 9:50:09 AM

Absolutely stunning! #11493772

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