Still Standing

© Jennifer L. Alder

Still Standing

MELODIE C. ROBERTS Student 1/12/2010 1:54:13 AM

Oh My Goodness!!
Is THAT Little Mel??

This is Excellent Jen!
Great eye contact!!
Love the black and white #1226041

Avril Mrs Young 1/12/2010 2:05:15 AM

have to love those eyes...stunning! #8290472

Michael G. Marshall 1/12/2010 2:36:56 AM

Terrific portrait, Jennifer! Penetrating! Michael #8290510

Dominick M. Dimacale 1/12/2010 3:44:38 AM

Alluringly beautiful, Jennifer.


Dominick #8290643

Jeff W. Robinson 1/12/2010 3:54:54 AM

Outstanding in every way Jen! Jeff #8290710

Stefania Barbier 1/12/2010 4:12:40 AM

this is Mel? somehow she doesn't have the little girl's expression anymore... GORGEOUS! #8290836

Terri L. Scribner 1/12/2010 5:21:43 AM

LOVE, LOVE this!! #8291056

Bojan Bencic 1/12/2010 5:58:55 AM

Amazing portrait, Jennifer. Beautiful. #8291171

Vickie J. Jenkins 1/12/2010 7:39:25 AM

Beautiful. Very dramatic. And those eyes! #8291385

Margaret R. Barry 1/12/2010 9:23:16 AM

Beautiful portrait, Jennifer. She's growing up fast! #8291603

Nadine A. Lewis 1/12/2010 10:05:16 AM

GREAT lighting, shadow, mood, & portrait, Jennifer! <>< #8291721

Joannie M. Bertucci 1/12/2010 5:22:33 PM

"Still Standing" and your still taking amazing portraits! Love the grunge look! #8292701

Jennifer L. Alder 1/13/2010 12:15:53 AM

Thank you so much everyone. :)))) #8293330

Shari Kelly 1/13/2010 6:29:15 AM

My Gosh---she is growing up! You know I love this!!! Such a bold, "bring it on" image Jennifer...Love it! #8294035

Emily E. Bem 1/13/2010 7:10:06 AM

HOW OLD IS SHE???? Last I looked she was just a little girl....what happened? :) Beautiful Bw and mood. #8294129

Jennifer L. Alder 1/13/2010 10:24:30 AM

Melanie is 9 (10 in June). Grade 4 and the MOST dramatic child around. She can turn it on and off like something I have never seen before. ;) #8294420

Brett Dolsen 1/13/2010 12:27:40 PM

The eyes say it all!!Deep Thinking and Penetrating!!Awesome capture Jennifer. Brett #8294688

Mark Dodge 1/21/2010 9:18:39 AM

Wow! So so excellent and impressive. You're really good! Love this in black and white. Awesome work, Jennifer. Truly! #8318961

Julie Burnett 1/22/2010 6:24:21 AM

Dramatic, moody, excellent lighting and composition, and those eyes look like they're penetrating right through to the viewer!! Your portraits are incredible, Jennifer!! #8321095

Randy D. Dinkins 2/4/2010 5:54:09 PM

Great portrait comps you have in your gallery. Wonderful work!!! The B&W treatment is terrific. #8357047

Nancyj Hovey 10/15/2010 10:35:45 AM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o) #8968489

Stefania Barbier 10/15/2010 10:47:58 AM

a work of art Jen... hope to see the gold soon, and congratulations! #8968613

Jennifer L. Alder 10/15/2010 11:10:01 AM

Thanks all :) #8968837

Tammy L. Newcomb 10/15/2010 11:16:32 AM

Well, for the third time congratulations on a job well done. #8968904

Tammy Espino 10/15/2010 12:03:00 PM

Congrats on another awesome finalist :) #8969359

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 10/15/2010 1:17:40 PM

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WOOOOOOOOOOOO HOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO
HUGE CONGRATS on your finalist!
Best of luck in the next round!

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Sherry L. Davis 10/15/2010 1:34:20 PM

Congratulations, Jennifer! Awesome work! #8969993

anonymous 10/15/2010 5:07:30 PM

Congratulations Jenn! Very intense capture! #8971375

maria I. Warren 10/15/2010 8:07:58 PM

congrats Jenn great job!! good luck on the next round:) #8972035

Mukesh Srivastava 10/16/2010 8:40:03 AM

Great portrait!!!Huge congratulations on another fantastic Finalist Win,Jen!!! #8973576

Linda Blair 10/16/2010 11:38:23 AM

Great moody portrait...congratulations!!! #8974256

Debra R. Harder 10/16/2010 12:42:32 PM

A WINNER in my book all the way! Brilliant work, Jen! Congratulations again! Deb #8974448

Karen Engelbreth 10/17/2010 4:16:50 PM

A big congrats on your wonderful win, Jennifer... #8977701

Claudia Kuhn 10/17/2010 5:12:01 PM

Congratulations Jennifer! #8978000

Derek D. Dafoe 10/17/2010 5:18:53 PM

Congrats on a great second place winner Jenn!! #8978031

Teresa H. Hunt 10/17/2010 5:32:45 PM

Congratulations Jennifer! #8978132

Steve M. Harrington 10/17/2010 5:37:24 PM

Good on you, Jennifer! Wonderful tones.
Steve #8978182

Nancyj Hovey 10/17/2010 6:24:01 PM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your 2nd Place WINNER! 8o) #8978479

Sabrina Ryan 10/17/2010 6:31:15 PM

Congratulations on this Excellent Winning Image, Jennifer! #8978522

Jennifer L. Alder 10/17/2010 6:40:50 PM

It is really an honor! thanks to the judges and to all who stop by. I appreciate it. :) #8978573

Fran J. Jagger 10/17/2010 6:51:09 PM

This is absolutely Amazing!!!
I am a fan of your work, Jennifer! Congrats on your Gold Winner!! :) #8978616

Mukesh Srivastava 10/17/2010 7:30:42 PM

Huge congrats for the GOLD, Jen!!!!!! #8978753

Sam Britt 10/17/2010 8:25:39 PM

Big Congratulations on this winner, Jennifer! #8978927

Debra R. Harder 10/17/2010 8:29:58 PM

WTG, Jen!! Huge congratulations on your well-deserved GOLD. You know I love this!!! Deb #8978939

Renee Doyle 10/17/2010 11:18:42 PM

Awesome Jen!!!! Big congratulations to you!! #8979150

Usman M. Bajwa 10/17/2010 11:49:16 PM

Jen, huge CONGRATZ on this beautiful winner!!

UB. #8979220

Ujjwal Mukherjee 10/17/2010 11:50:50 PM

HUGE congratulations,Jen!! #8979226

Paul E. Earl 10/17/2010 11:54:03 PM

HUGE congratulations!!!! #8979237

Stefania Barbier 10/18/2010 2:33:13 AM

gorgeous winner Jen, congratulations!!! #8979327

Tiia Vissak 10/18/2010 3:22:38 AM

Congratulations on your winner! #8979418

anonymous 10/18/2010 5:56:04 AM

Congratulations Jenn! #8979964

Linda Blair 10/18/2010 6:10:53 AM

Congratulations on your win!!!!!! #8980024

Bojan Bencic 10/18/2010 6:36:29 AM

Congratulations, Jennifer. Love this one. #8980142

Margaret R. Barry 10/18/2010 8:06:05 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful winner, Jennifer! #8980400

Carla Capra 10/18/2010 8:16:07 AM

Congratulations on your winning image.
;) CC #8980447

Joseph M. Muench 10/18/2010 9:00:54 AM

Awesome image, Jennifer. Well-deserved winner!
-Joe #8980554

Neil R. Shapiro 10/18/2010 9:12:46 AM

Congratulations Jennifer! Very striking portrait. Still surprised your finalist last month (http://www.betterphoto.com/gallery/dynoGallDetail.asp?cat=&photoID=10649792) did not win...hope you are still submitting it... #8980590

Jennifer L. Alder 10/18/2010 11:09:18 AM

I almost never keep submitting finalists, Neil, BUT I'll give it another try. thank you! thanks everyone! #8980822

Jessica Jenney 10/18/2010 12:53:09 PM

Congratulations, Jen with your gorgeous Mel! #8981097

Susan M. Hembree 10/18/2010 2:02:05 PM

Lovely, Jennifer! Congratulations! #8981189

Tammy Espino 10/18/2010 2:47:22 PM

Way to go!! :) #8981266

Robert K. Bemus 10/18/2010 8:56:52 PM

Congratulations on a wonderful Win, Jennifer!! #8982048

Mary K. Robison 10/19/2010 1:17:34 AM

Beautifully done, Jen!
Congratulations on your winner!

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Datha Y. Thompson 10/19/2010 9:19:04 PM

GORGEOUS!!!
C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S ! ! ! :) #8984711

Merna L. Nobile 10/21/2010 10:55:36 AM

Every month, with our camera in hand, we go out and find what we hope will be the “winning photo.”
Those of us that don’t get recognized, just continue to search for that special image, until one day the Congratulations come pouring in from some of the best artist and friends anyone could image.
So to the Better Photo winners for the month of September, I congratulate you on a job so well done.
My very best to all of you, Merna Nobile
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Tarun Bose 10/23/2010 10:14:03 AM

Big congrats for your winner, Jennifer. #8991432

Cindy Bendush 10/24/2010 11:23:45 PM

Big congratulations on another outstanding portrait Jen! Looked through your gallery and am blown away by your talent! #8993720

anonymous 8/7/2011 7:56:02 AM

Great portrait! A job well done. :) #9587621

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Exif: F Number: 2, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/1250 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 50.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 50D

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BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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