Uploaded: February 26, 2013


Hand held, ISO @ 400. Contrast adjusted during RAW conversion. I've been away from BP these past couple of months so please be patient with me as I try to catch up with my correspondences. Congratulations to all the award winners I've missed. Can't wait to see them. It's good to be back.


Patricia White level-classic February 26, 2013

Love the title on this. Great capture of a beautiful lady. #1516651

Robert R. Goodman level-addict February 26, 2013

Hi Dave,Sure has some beautiful eyes my friend.Great capture!!! #10587213

Renee Doyle level-classic February 27, 2013

Classic lines and classy capture Dave!!! #10587669

Don Christiana March 02, 2013

Dave, I agree with everyone, great title and perfect capture. #10593090

JO ANN CLEVELAND March 04, 2013

Hey Dave, glad you are back..no need to apologise, life gets complicated sometimes!

Love this, the comp, colors and light is great!

jo ann c. #10596106

Dayna Cain level-classic March 05, 2013

Glad you are back and with this image! I bet we see this one again. AWESOME! #10597605

Terry Cervi level-classic March 07, 2013

This is just spectacular, Monte! It's great to see you back! #10600547

Stephen Zacker March 19, 2013

Awesome and great simplicity. #10615443

Colette M. Metcalf March 19, 2013

Awesome!!!! #10615746

Debra R. Harder March 20, 2013

I love this, Dave! Excellent details, tones, color and comp. We have a "cruiser" show every year...and I just love photographing all the cars. After seeing this beautiful image, I can't wait for June (that's when the show is). Superb as always, Dave!! #10616897

Carol Flisak level-addict March 21, 2013

Beautiful image, Dave... wonderful rich brown tones, clean lines and an elegant feel! Welcome back! #10618317

Leslie McLain level-deluxe March 21, 2013

Beautiful capture and design elements, Dave. #10619006

Carla Capra level-classic March 22, 2013

This is just wonderful. I love the classic's color, smooth lines and details. Great light. #10620322

Lester A. Garcia March 23, 2013

A witty title for this well composed and very detailed image, Dave. I'll bet on this one for a Gold. #10621307

Rudi Reiner level-classic March 23, 2013

Excellent auto-art pic, like the pov, colors and finish! #10621530

Lindley Johnson level-classic March 24, 2013

I'm glad you're back, Dave! A very well-composed image, with wonderful lines and a great title. #10622263

Robert R. Goodman level-addict March 27, 2013

A big congratulations on this beautiful finalist my friend!!!! #10626119

Liz blahh March 27, 2013

This is sexy, congrats on your finalist! #10626124

Linda S. Smith level-classic March 27, 2013

Huge Congrats on your well deserved Finalist Dave! #10626747

Joannie Bertucci level-classic March 27, 2013

As always Dave you've presented a master piece! Wonderful composition, exposure, details and oh how I love that "chocolate" brown! :-) Congrats on a "flavorful" finalist! #10627556

Joannie Bertucci level-classic March 27, 2013

By the way Dave, did you notice that you created an optical allusion with the head light? #10627565

Carol Eade level-addict March 27, 2013

Beautiful finalist, congratulations! #10627665

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe March 27, 2013

Huge congrats on a fab finalist, Dave!! Best luck!! #10627899

Renee Doyle level-classic March 27, 2013

And eye candy!!!!! Big congratulations on this excellent finalist Dave!!! #10628081

Peggy Pfister level-classic March 27, 2013

Terrific, love this beautiful lustrous color! Congrats, Dave! #10628170

Don Christiana March 27, 2013

Dave...A HUGH CONGRATS on your stunning Finalist. #10628387

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe March 28, 2013

Beautiful finalist. Congrats, Dave. #10628994

Debra R. Harder March 28, 2013

No surprise here...I knew we'd see this classic beauty again, Dave! Huge congratulations on ALL your outstanding finalists!! #10629332

Nancy Marie Ricketts March 28, 2013

Congratulations, Dave, on your gorgeous Finalist!-Love everything about it! #10629454

Jodi Zimmer March 28, 2013

Very awesome image..Congrats! #10629535

Patrick Rouzes level-classic March 28, 2013

Good eye. CONGRATS, Dave.

Lindley Johnson level-classic March 28, 2013

Happy to see this as a finalist! Congratulations, Dave. #10630472

Nadia Paul March 28, 2013

This is wonderful Dave - congrats on your beautiful finalist! #10631261

Robert K. Bemus level-classic March 28, 2013

Great shot and Finalist, Dave!! Congratulations and welcome back. #10631672

JO ANN CLEVELAND April 02, 2013

Congratulations on this awesome finalist Dave!

jo ann c. #10638889

Rudi Reiner level-classic April 07, 2013

Congratulations, nice Finalist work! #10645083

Merna L. Nobile April 14, 2013

Dear Photo Friend: I feel that something has changed at Better Photo but cannot tell you just what has happened. I have been here since 2003 and most every month I have written to all the winners telling them how their work touches me. I have witnessed photographs that bring tears to my eyes and colors that are unbelievable, now I am worried that like all good things that it will not be here the next time I look.
But the feeling of not being able to congratulate all the winners for the hard work, and sharing their talent with all of us makes me so sad.
However it turns out and even if this is the last time I have this privilege, to let you know how exceptional your work has been, please know that I will never forget.
CONGRATULATIONS to all of you for the month of February, 2013, I send my very best to you always, Merna Nobile

Sharon Sawyer April 17, 2013

Very Kool Kapture, Dave. HUGE congratulations on your outstanding and well deserved finalist!!! #10657360

LeAnn Wood April 23, 2013

Classy and classic! #10665057

Sylvia Rourke level-classic May 02, 2013

Welcome back and with a finalist to boot...congrats. Fantastic angle and stunning image. #10679667

Karen Celella level-deluxe July 02, 2013

Congratulations on your terrific finalist, Dave! #10754141

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