Uploaded: November 10, 2006


f1.4, 1/80th, iso 400, 50mm lens

Buddy, looking out the north window in the morning, natural light.


TS November 10, 2006

Stunning dog portrait. Beautiful Connie. #554581

John W. Flynn November 10, 2006

Buddy looks like a every heathy dog. The colors are so warm, great shot. #3569890

Margie Hurwich November 10, 2006

What a simply fantastic portrait of Buddy! Definetly one for your wall...and winner in my book! #3569912

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe November 10, 2006

Great portrait Connie! Nice use of available light! Jeff #3570364

November 10, 2006

Very nice. Great lighting, excellen DOF. #3570443

Milan Banik November 10, 2006

wonderful portrait #3570584

November 10, 2006

Perfect lighting, Connie and beautiful portrait! Buddy is quite the "looker!" #3570618

Donna M. Whipkey November 10, 2006

Fantastic photo. Beautiful dog. #3570916

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic November 10, 2006

What a gorgeous portrait of your beautiful dog, Connie. Those soulfull eyes will stay with me! #3570933

Connie J. Bagot November 10, 2006

Thanks Tami, John, Margie, Jeff, Bruce, Milan, Joyce, Donna, Kirsten. #3571409

Teresa Norris November 10, 2006

What a beautiful portrait of your handsome Buddy...lovely light and color! #3571798

Janine Russell level-deluxe November 10, 2006

Connie, excellent color, detail, clarity, exposure and lighting. #3571817

Melissa G. Meiselman November 10, 2006

I really like how you got him facing forward and looking back..with wonderful details and lighting...really fantastic, Connie!!! #3571828

Claudia Kuhn level-classic November 10, 2006

What a sweet capture Connie! Beautiful portrait! #3571866

Connie J. Bagot November 10, 2006

Thank you Teresa, Janine, Melissa, and Claudia. #3571989

Joannie Bertucci level-classic November 10, 2006

Buddy is soooo handsome Connie! The lighting captured him beautifully! Great, strong details!
Do you realize that if Buddy stood against the wall behind him and turned his face to the wall you wouldn't be able to find him! :-) #3572166

David Pratt November 11, 2006

Connie, What a beautiful shot of Buddy! Terrific portrait! What kind of dog is he? He looks like a Lab? #3573236

Connie J. Bagot November 11, 2006

Thanks Joannie and David----yes, he's a yellow lab. #3573794

Cary Rogers November 11, 2006

Lighting, expression, detail, textures...ALL MARVELOUS! An outstanding portrait, Connie! #3574521

Carol Sawyer November 11, 2006

Wonderful capture of Buddy, Beautiful dog!! Connie! #3574766

Ross Throndson November 14, 2006

Your Focus is dead on here...Super Lighting...Beautiful Shot, Connie!! :^) #3584185

Mary Timman November 26, 2006

What a beautiful portrait. Love the color and softness about it with your great DOF. #3634180

Sam Britt November 26, 2006

Terrific dog portrait. Excellent lighting & color. Beautiful dog! #3635200

Rebecca K. Lefferts November 27, 2006

Wonderful photo Connie! Such a cute puppy with such a wonderful scerene expression. I love it :) #3639453

Daniella Puente December 20, 2006

Connie this wonderful dogĀ“s portrait no needs words to talk, is a priceless image I just love it!!! well done...

Have a wonderful holidays and all the best for you on the 2007
Daniella #3723559

Shawn Jennings December 29, 2006

Congratulations on your finalist, Connie! #3750923

Janine Russell level-deluxe December 29, 2006

Connie, congratulations on your finalist. #3751004

Joannie Bertucci level-classic December 29, 2006

Buddy is a gorgeous finalist Connie, good luck! #3751492

Teresa Norris December 29, 2006

This is one of my favorites! Congratulations on a wonderful finalist, Connie! #3752353

David Pratt December 29, 2006

Congratulation Connie! Well done! #3752392

Jenny Bosmans December 29, 2006

Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist, Connie! :) #3753677

Deborah Sandidge December 29, 2006

Very expressive capture Connie - congratulations! #3754084

December 29, 2006

beautiful light, a very simple yet elegant portrait of Buddy #3756532

Kristi A. Howson December 29, 2006

Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist and best of luck in the next round Connie. Darling capture and beautiful lighting! #3756832

Cindy Cone December 29, 2006

Wonderful capture, Connie! Congrats on a well-deserved finalist! #3756907

MARLON IGNACIO level-classic December 30, 2006

A perfect capture! Congratulations, Connie! #3758143

Paul G Slate December 30, 2006

Congratulations on your Finalist! what a wonderful photo! #3758373

Ross Throndson December 30, 2006

Congratulations on this Beautiful Finalist, Connie....Happy New Year!! #3758741

RC Fritz December 30, 2006

Congratulations on your Finalist, Connie. Beautiful Portrait! #3761328

Vladan D. Djordjevic January 25, 2007

fantastic portrait! love the lighting, pov, color, composition! #3868191

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