Saint Nickey

© Lavone Vannoy

Saint Nickey

Uploaded: November 30, 2006


Our Baby Nickey was tickled to be "Santa". Seeing a childs face a Christmas just warms your can't help but smile too :) Happy Holidays everyone!

Used studio 3 light set-up, softened skin post process.

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Sherri Gorman December 01, 2006

This is beautiful Lavone!!!! AWESOME job!!!! Happy Holidays to you too!! #565353

Candy Avera December 01, 2006

Precious! #3653836

Lavone Vannoy December 01, 2006

Thanks Sherri and Candy!!! :) #3654066

Shannon K. Voss December 01, 2006

This is sooooo cute. Great comp and color. Very nice. #3654186

Bill Wyatt December 01, 2006

Oh she is just a doll! Love the lighting and colors. Terrific portrait, Lavone! #3654266

Datha Y. Thompson December 01, 2006

Perfect Saint Nickey!!! Sure made me smile :0) He is just Beautiful and soooo sweet.. Love his eyes and smile :0) Wonderful Portrait Joy :0) #3654417

Chastity Abbott December 01, 2006

Oh my goodness!!! Boy, has he been growing! :o)
I adore the red, white and those darling baby blues in this "Beautiful" portrait!!!! You did one amazing job capturing the sweetness in him! the ringlets too! :o)
I hope to see this beauty again!!!!!! So professional looking!!!!!!!!!! #3654418

Donna La Mattino Pagakis December 01, 2006

Darling image, what a sweet expression!! #3654666

Cyn Valentine December 01, 2006

So adorable!! WOnderful clarity and color! Love the title! #3654673

Megan p December 01, 2006

How CUTE!!!! I love her expression!

Amy JACKSON December 01, 2006

Wonderful portrait, Lavone!! VERY cute and well done! #3654766

Lavone Vannoy December 01, 2006

Hello everyone! I appreciate your wonderful comments!

The photo is of our son Nicholas "Nickey"...
He gets mistaken for a girl ALL the time :) hehehe... He is just a sweet beautiful boy! :) When the girls and I are playing dress-up and Nickey is playing with hubby dares me to put a bow in his pretty locks of curls...not even for play...hahahaha (I am tempted to take a "pretty" photo though--hehehe). He IS "ALL" boy, and I am happy to keep him that way :) #3654819

Melissa G. Meiselman December 01, 2006

This is an awesome portrait, Lavone and your son is really handsome. I love the photo quality and his skin tones. His expression is adorable and fitting for the holiday season!!! #3655501

Denise M. Snyder December 01, 2006

Lavone, this is just about the sweetest portrait I've ever seen!!! The lighting is amazing, and I cant get over the clarity and smooth skin tones! But those eyes and his little grin are beyond priceless! I'd love to know how you get the skintones so smooth... #3655948

Lavone Vannoy December 01, 2006

Thanks Melissa!
It was SO fun taking these "Santa" photos. He's two, so you have a short amount of time to get the shot you want. :)

Hello there Denise!
Thanks for the compliments. Photoshop 7.0 is my favorite for most all of my post-process. I used an airbrush to smooth the skin (by hand or "mouse" rather--hehehe).

Have a WONDERFUL Holiday! :) #3656062

Hayley J. Hamlin December 04, 2006

WOW!! Awesome holiday portrait!! Great lighting...great clarity!! Awesome Awesome!!! #3665123

Sherry Stricklin Boles level-classic December 04, 2006

What a cute "Santa" portrait! :)
I like the lighting and composition, Lavone! #3665958

Julie Monacella December 04, 2006

This is awesome! I love the clarity and the comp!! Great job! #3666737

Lavone Vannoy December 05, 2006

Thank you Hayley, Sherry, and Julie!!! :)

Happy Holidays!!! :) #3671373

Susi Lawson December 05, 2006

Your gallery is so cheerful and Christmasy! Love this one and well, all of em! :)
Happy Holidays Lavone!! #3671559

Lavone Vannoy December 05, 2006

Thanks my friend!!! I've got Christmas spirit big-time :) I LOVE it!!!

Happy Holidays to you too :)!!!! #3671565

Tressie Davis December 06, 2006

FANTASTIC Christmas image Lavone, love the white BG, and her expression is priceless! #3672362

Cindy Wong December 19, 2006

Oh wow! What a great Christmas picture! The lighting and details are amazing! Beautiful Beautiful work, Lavone!!!! :)

Lavone Vannoy December 19, 2006

Thank you Tressie and Cindy! :)
Happy Holidays! #3718164

Wende Trew December 20, 2006

WOWZERS!!!! This is fantastic Lavone!!! I see a WINNER!!!! Great lighting and clarity my friend!!! #3722842

Lavone Vannoy December 20, 2006

Thank you SO much Wende :)!!!! #3723609

Janine Russell level-deluxe December 31, 2006

Lavone, sweet Christmas portrait; excellent clarity, color and lighting. #3765525

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