Lucy Lu

Uploaded: April 29, 2010


In memory of my wonderful, loving Lucy who passed away yesterday.

This image was a finalist a while back. But I reworked it and am presenting it this time with a vertical crop.

Exif: F Number: 3.5, Exposure Bias Value: -0.50, ExposureTime: 1/250 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 250, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 200.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 30D


Lisa R. Buffington level-deluxe April 29, 2010

Beautiful portrait of Lucy. She posed beautifully. So sorry to hear about her passing away. #1263833

Sherran Andersen level-classic April 29, 2010

So sorry for your loss... such a beautiful dog. #8578230

Daniella Puente April 29, 2010

BEAUTIFUL... #8578321

April 29, 2010

What a beautiful looking Dog Lucy Lu is. What a great capture you have of her.. Right into my favorites..

Brian #8578353

Carrie M. Groseclose level-classic April 29, 2010

What a beautiful portrait of Lucy. I'm so sorry to hear about her passing away. Sending you a great big hug
Dianna! #8578358

Leslie McLain level-deluxe April 29, 2010

So sorry to hear about Lucy. This is a terrific portrait to remember her by. #8578390

Kathy Cline level-classic April 29, 2010

Iv been there just like you. What a wonderful portrait you have to last forever! SO BEAUTIFUL!!!

Robin R. April 29, 2010

Sorry for your loss. I liked this portrait the first time I saw it. #8578476

Linda D. Lester level-classic April 29, 2010

So sorry for your loss....are you not so happy that you love taking pictures and have all these kind of wonderful memories. You will smile when you look at them thinking about what you did together at that time. So sorry!:( #8578506

Kerry Hill April 29, 2010

Such a beautiful dog and portrait Dianna, wonderful work! So very sorry for your loss. #8578541

Joannie Bertucci level-classic April 29, 2010

Dianna, she was positively gorgeous! What a beautiful portrait giving you so many memories! I'm very, very sorry for your loss. I've learned that pets are priceless! #8578657

Dianna Murphy April 29, 2010

Thanks to all of you for your kindness and warmth. Right now I just cry every time I look at her portraits but I know that will pass. I"m so glad I have them. Dianna #8578768

Val Feldman level-deluxe April 29, 2010

What a beautiful portrait of Lucy Lu...a very difficult time for you my friend - saying goodbye and letting go is never easy...but with passing time, as hard as it is to conceive of right now, your tears will be replaced with a special little smile...remembering certain times. My heart goes out to you... #8578952

Kaye Burazin April 29, 2010

So sorry, wish there were words to make your loss not so difficult. What a bitter sweet remembrence. #8579017

Nancy (Peaches) Harker April 29, 2010

Oh hun I am sooooo sorry I just lost Barney the end of Feb and do know how you are feeling
I miss him so much and he will always be a part of my heart.
Remember the good times, they NEVER go away

A AWSOME portrait of her, really a beautiful dog! #8579259

Daniel Ruf April 30, 2010

This is still a beautiful piece. I can tell you from recent experience, this beautiful soul will never be far from home. #8579998

Margaret R. Barry April 30, 2010

I'm so sorry for your loss, Dianna. This is a beautiful portrait of her. #8580207

Dianna Murphy April 30, 2010

Lucy sure had some fans on BP, thanks my friends for all the support and friendship. It is truly appreciate and your comments taken to heart. #8580621

Joanna Madloch April 30, 2010

It's a beautiful portrait of a beautiful creature. I am sorry for you loss, Dianna. I know how it feels :( I am sure she had a wonderful life. #8580706

Rony Sagy April 30, 2010

What a beautiful portrait of a heart warming dog. Sorry for you loss, Dianna. What a graceful way to commemorate her. #8580742

John Connolly April 30, 2010

How Sad! A wonderful capture of this beautiful dog, I am so sad to hear of your loss! #8581057

Anita Hogue April 30, 2010

He is absolutely beautiful! Your images are very gorgeous! Sorry for your loss


Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe April 30, 2010

Awe, Lucy Lu is amazingly beautiful. I'm sorry Dianna!! #8581211

Barbara Waldoch level-classic May 01, 2010

Oh, I am so sad for you...
She looks very special.
Each dog is wonderful, but some are extra special in our lives. #8581730

Nadia Paul May 01, 2010

Beautiful portrait - sorry for your loss Dianna. #8583391

Sandra K. StJohn level-deluxe May 02, 2010

This is a very beautiful portrait Dianna - I was just viewing your gallery and this one just popped out and knew I had to comment; I was very sorry to see that you have lost this precious soul. I am sure she was very special. #8583845

Patti Coblentz May 03, 2010

It really hurts not having her right by your side...I know it must!! She was a beautiful girl,'s so sad to say goodbye. I have my Coco who is on her last little legs, struggling around...she's absolutely my best friend and photo shoot partner...follows me all over the farm...even when she can barely keep up anymore. It's so sad...they're such wonderful friends. My heart is with you.

Patti #8585718

Emile Abbott level-deluxe May 03, 2010

My thoughts and prays go out to you Dianna she was a beautiful dog and I know you will miss her very much. I have 5 buried in my back yard that I visit frequently.
Lovely portrait of Lucy Lu. #8586195

Julie Burnett May 03, 2010

Dianna, my heart goes out to you. It's obvious in her expression that she adored you as much as you adored her. An exquisite portrait, I'm sure one that you'll cherish - always. #8586435

Summer A. Kozisek May 03, 2010

I remember this beautiful portrait, and I am so sorry for your loss. Our dogs are our children, so I know how much it hurts to lose them. #8587470

Debra R. Harder May 04, 2010

I have tears in my eyes, Dianna...I know how this feels. My children are my dogs. Losing a pet is the worst feeling in the world. My heart goes out to you. Take care my friend...Deb #8588556

Mitch Spence level-classic May 05, 2010

That is so very difficult, Dianna. My sympathy and understanding are with you. This is a beautiful portrait--the wonderful, alert expression, the detail, and the background. #8591060

Mark Dodge May 06, 2010

This is such a wonderful portrait, Dianna. She was truly a magnificent looking dog. Sorry to hear about your loss. Beautiful work :o) #8593460

Melanie D. Fuelling May 07, 2010

Lucy Lu does have a kind gray face Dianna. I've loved every photo of her that you've posted in your gallery. May you be blessed with many happy memories of Lucy, and I am so, so sorry for your loss of your special friend and companion. May the shamrocks fall softly for Lucy Lu.... I believe we will see them again one day...... #8595841

Nancy (Peaches) Harker May 24, 2010

HUGE CONGRATS on your AWSOME finalist best of luck in the next round!!! #8632716

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic May 24, 2010

Congrats on your beautiful Finalist Dianna!!!! #8632726

Lorri Shane May 24, 2010

Congratulations---second one, even!
Sorry about your loss. #8632849

Mark Dodge May 24, 2010

Congratulations, Dianna! :o) #8632905

Val Feldman level-deluxe May 24, 2010

Oh, Lucy Lu...I'm so happy to see this with a Finalist Badge underneath it, my friend...I wish you all the best in the next round. Congratulations, Dianna. #8632926

Mike D. Perez May 24, 2010

Beautiful tribute to Lucy with this portrait, Dianna. Congratulations. #8634037

Robyn A. Terrell May 24, 2010

So sorry for your loss, Dianna. Losing a dear pet is so difficult. This is a fine trubute to Lucy. Congrats to you. #8634216

Amy M. Wilson May 24, 2010

Beautiful portrait and tribute... big congratulations, Dianna!! #8634458

Teri Klinger May 24, 2010

ADORABLE portrait of Lucy. what a great friend i'm sure she was! congrats on your finalist! #8635446

Patti Coblentz May 24, 2010

Oh...sweet Lucy Lu...I'm so happy for your finalist on this image, Dianna!! :) Patti #8635502

Leslie McLain level-deluxe May 24, 2010

Congrats on your beautiful finalist, Dianna. #8636231

May 24, 2010

Lucy is beautiful! So sorry for your loss. #8636940

Anne M. Young level-addict May 24, 2010

Congratulations - superb portrait to remember her by #8637437

Sherran Andersen level-classic May 24, 2010

Congrats. #8637584

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic May 24, 2010

Lucy was so wonderful. Sorry to hear about your loss. The capture does justice to her beauty! CONGRATZ Dianna on the Finalist.

UB. #8637601

Stefania Barbier level-addict May 24, 2010

congratulations on your wonderful finalist! #8637829

Graham Robards level-classic May 24, 2010

Oh I am so sorry to read that you lost your dear Luci Lu.

I remember the other version well too, such a grand old dame!

Congratulations on your second finalist with her and best of luck for the next round. It would be a lovely tribute that is went onto Gold. ~Pat #8637864

Barbara Waldoch level-classic May 25, 2010

Congratulations on all your Finalists, Dianna! #8638513

Julie Burnett May 25, 2010

Congratulations Dianna, on this gorgeous, and touching finalist!! #8639081

Linda D. Lester level-classic May 25, 2010

Congrats on your awesome win...good luck in the next round! :)
Love that face!!! #8639662

Freddy Bland May 25, 2010

Congratulations on a spectacular image and Finalist!! Outstanding image!! #8640956


Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Dianna!

jo ann c. #8641032

Renee Doyle level-classic May 25, 2010

Love that face ... love that background!!! Congratulations on this beautiful finalist Dianna!! #8641603

Kathleen Brennan May 25, 2010

Congrats on this and all of your finalists, Diana! #8641704

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic May 25, 2010

Such a beautiful portrait of Lucy!
So sorry for your loss.
~♥~ #8641939

Lydia Williams level-deluxe May 26, 2010

Beautiful portrait of a gorgous dog. She will be missed, Congratulations on your finalist..I wish for a gold for her.

Best, Lydia #8643613

Daniel Ruf May 26, 2010

Congrats on the cupboard full of medals. #8644839

Sam Britt May 30, 2010

Big congrats on this finalist, Dianna!! #8653780

Debra R. Harder May 31, 2010

This is such a beautiful portrait of Lucy Lu, Dianna. Huge congratulations on your most adorable and precious finalist. Deb #8654922

Teresa Moore June 02, 2010

Beautiful pet portrait Dianna. Congratulations on your finalist award! #8661164

Fran J. Jagger June 07, 2010

Congrats on your Finalist, Dianna!!
Hope this time around, it will win the GOLD!! :) #8674653

Melissa G. Meiselman June 07, 2010

Congratulations on this extraordinary Finalist and best of luck in the next round!! #8676029

Kathleen Brennan June 07, 2010

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist, Diana! #8676693

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