© Jane Holestine


Uploaded: July 10, 2012


for the 101 "P" theme

Exif: F Number: 4.2, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/160 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 400, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 32.00 mm, Model: NIKON D2X


Nikki McDonald level-classic July 10, 2012

OMG, how cute is this??!! That pretty pout combined with the frilly dress and background and the pearls -- too much. Love it, Jane. #1474060

Gayle Johnson July 10, 2012

Great "P"icture and "P"ucker!! Too cute!

Dayna Cain level-classic July 10, 2012

Absolutely adorable! #10222839

Marcie A. Fowler July 10, 2012

This is fabulous and priceless. What an adorable little one. #10222941

Michele Peterson level-classic July 10, 2012

Made me smile! Too cute, perfect in every way!! #10223047

Bob Cournoyer level-classic July 10, 2012

Oh my! Cute or what? Great portrait... :-)

Happy Theme Day #10223103

David Phalen July 10, 2012

A 10-plus on the cute scale!! HTD!! #10223124

Melinda F. Schneider level-classic July 10, 2012

Awwww. Great set-up and such an adorable model! #10223165

Errick L. Cameron level-deluxe July 10, 2012

Over used but fits the portrait... Adorable! #10223245

Leslie McLain level-deluxe July 10, 2012

So adorable, Jane. Fantastic portrait. #10223263

Julianne Bradford July 10, 2012

So-o adorable..HTD Jane! #10223352

Joy Rector July 10, 2012

beautiful #10223445

Mitch Spence level-classic July 10, 2012

This has got to be a favorite of the parents, Jane. What a great combo of background, dress, expression, and light. #10223578

Richard B. Hallick level-classic July 10, 2012

What a totally adorable portrait. What personality you have captured. I think you have a winner here. HTD! #10223827

Jane Holestine July 10, 2012

Thank you so much for all of the encouraging comments. I loved this one right away, but never sure if others will. This was one expressive little girl. #10223956

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic July 11, 2012

What an absolute adorable image and great DD work too, Jane. Will be looking for this in the Golds next month, good luck!

UB. #10224900

Cathy A. Rose July 12, 2012

Oh Jane, this is just so adorable!!! #10226393

Bob Cournoyer level-classic July 12, 2012

Congrats, Jane, on a super cute pucker.... :-) #10226558

Michele Peterson level-classic July 12, 2012

Congratulations on your theme win, Jane, this is oh-so-cute!!! #10226576

Leslie McLain level-deluxe July 12, 2012

Congrats on your 101 theme win, Jane. I'm sure we will see this wonderful portrait again. #10226638

Katarina Mansson July 12, 2012

Congratulations Jane on your heartwarming, cool and excellent winner! I hope and think we will see this again... #10227304

Amanda D. Austwick level-classic July 14, 2012

Priceless! and congratulations on your win! #10228946

Jane Holestine July 14, 2012

Thanks, everyone! #10229176

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic August 15, 2012

CONGRATZ on the Theme win, Jane. This brings a smile every time I see it, I am sure it will have the same effect on judges too, hopefully on more than one!

UB. #10277766

Bob Cournoyer level-classic August 21, 2012

And, congrats, Jabe, on your July favs win, too.... :-) #10283942

Michele Peterson level-classic August 21, 2012

Congratulaions on the Favorites win, Jane!!! #10284298

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe August 29, 2012

Such a sweet image and finalist. Huge congrats Jane! #10294768

Chris Budny level-deluxe August 30, 2012

What a terrific image! Great timing, and the overall look and feel is charming. Congratulations! #10299023

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic August 30, 2012

Its on its way to stardom, IMHO. Nothing less than a First Place win, I hope. CONGRATZ on the Finalist and good good luck Jane!!!

UB. #10299519

Linda L. Ruiz level-classic August 30, 2012


Jane Holestine August 30, 2012

Thanks so much for your kind comments and encouragement. #10300523

Cathy A. Rose August 30, 2012

Congratulations Jane!!! Good luck in the gold round!! #10300671

To discuss, first log in or sign up (buttons are at top center of page).

Get Constructive Critiques

Sign up for an interactive online photography course to get critiques on your photos.


Did You Know?

BetterPhoto Websites: If you see an orange website link directly under the photographer's name, it's totally okay. It's not spam. The reason: BetterPhoto is the one that offers these personal photography websites. We are supporting our clients with those links.

Unavailable EXIF: If there is no other information but 'Unavailable' in the EXIF (meaning no EXIF data exists with the photo), the 'Unavailable' blurb is not displayed. If there is any info, it shows. Many photos have the EXIF stripped out when people modify the image and resave it, before uploading.


The following truth is one of the core philosophies of BetterPhoto:

I hear, I forget.
I see, I remember.
I do, I understand.

You learn by doing. Take your next online photography class.

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist

Copyright for this gallery photo belongs solely to Jane Holestine.
Images may not be copied, downloaded, or used in any way without the expressed, written permission of the photographer.
Log in to follow or message this photographer or report this photo.