real life at it's best

© Megan p

real life at it's best

Uploaded: July 27, 2007



Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: +0, Exposure Time: 1/60, Flash: flash did not fire, ISO: 250, White Balance: auto white balance, Focal Length: 50mm, Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D


Emily E. Bem July 27, 2007

Yes, best indeed! What a beautiful reminder your image is! EXCELLENT comp and beautiful faces! #700142

Kathy L. Clark July 27, 2007

Megan this is so..... adorable. The expressions on the children say it all. Well done on this fabulous shot. #4567030

Allison Gaulin July 27, 2007

Absolutely adorable, Megan!!! #4567034

Jennifer L. Alder July 27, 2007

Megan---- what a FANTASTIC image!!! LOVE this comp, and their expressions! Look at that little one how his head is resting on his fist, LOL!! LOVE it! :) #4567634

Megan p July 27, 2007

Thank You SO much!!! I love the expressions too, but I think the baby's face really says it all, LOL. #4567668

Lynn Crawford July 27, 2007

This is so cute Megan, I also like the baby's expression and the tiny fist, great capture :) #4568052

Denise M. Snyder July 27, 2007

The little one seems to be wondering what he's gotten himself into - lol!!! I LOVE this shot Megan - and I'll be Mom does too! #4568676

Cindy Harter July 27, 2007

A perfect sibling capture!! YEY!!! #4568927

Tonya Shackelford July 29, 2007

Very cute capture, Megan! Love all of their expressions! #4574480

Amanda Chapman July 29, 2007

I love how the little guy's thinking "What's so funny??"


July 29, 2007

Very great capture Megan! #4576330

Hayley J. Hamlin July 31, 2007

Love it :) #4584635

Wendy Bristol August 01, 2007

Love this! This is my favorite kind of capture showing, "real life" like you said. #4587005

Joan Kocak August 01, 2007

positively gorgeous Megan, I agree with the above~ SO VERY WELL DONE! #4588787

Candy Avera August 03, 2007

Oh gosh Megan. That you captured this moment is one thing, but that you captured it so skillfully is what makes you such a fantastic photographer. Wonderful clarity, composition and lighting. YGG! #4597698

Tressie Davis August 08, 2007

LOVE, love, LOVE this! I soooo need to do this with my four kiddos if I can get them to cooperate just for a second!! Shoot me an email and let me know if you were standing on something or how you positioned yourself above them and what lens you used - pretty please?!? #4619402

Megan p August 08, 2007

Thank you SO much everyone!!!! :):) #4621133

Jane M August 14, 2007

Just fantastic Megan! Great moment captured! #4645817

Michelle L. Frick August 27, 2007

Congratulations again Megan! Another beautiful shot! #4704989

Candy Avera August 27, 2007

Congratulations Megan! #4705312

Denise M. Snyder August 27, 2007

Congratulations Megan!!!! Love this! #4705460

Laura Stetser August 27, 2007

Megan, lovee this one! Congratulations!!! #4705634

Cindy Harter August 27, 2007

Congratulations!! I love this shot! So happy!! #4706385

Wende Trew August 27, 2007

Big Congrats!!!! What a GREAT capture!!! #4707798

Alison Greenwood August 27, 2007

Congrats on your finalist Megan!!! #4707841

Susan Fox August 27, 2007

Wonderful Megan! Love the overhead POV. Congratulations!!!!! #4707990

Jennifer L. Alder August 27, 2007

congrats Megan :) #4708541

Megan p August 28, 2007

THANK YOU all so much!!! #4710550

Lavone Vannoy August 28, 2007

Too cute! Awesome shot and emotion captured! Congratulations! :) #4711458

Tressie Davis August 28, 2007

Glad to see this one again, it's one of my favorites in your gallery. Super cute, congrats! #4711746

Tonya Shackelford August 28, 2007

This is one of my favorites! Congrats, Megan!!! #4711955

Julie Monacella August 28, 2007

This one just makes me smile! Congrats on your finalist!!! #4712422

Tarun Bose August 28, 2007

Big congrats on your excellent finalist, Megan. #4712817

Sharon King August 29, 2007

This brought a smile to my face! Congrats on this wonderful finalist! #4716757

Sherry Stricklin Boles level-classic August 29, 2007

Congrats on your finalist with this happy smiling group! :) #4721650

Allison Gaulin August 30, 2007

Congrats Megan on this precious shot! #4724769

Wendy Bristol September 01, 2007

HOORAY! This one makes me smile! #4733289

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic September 12, 2007


Makes me smile!
Love all the expressions, especially the baby's!

Great job, Megan!
--Lisa #4782262

Evy Johansen level-classic October 28, 2007

Big congratulations on your wonderful POTD, Megan!! #4993316

Karen Engelbreth October 28, 2007

Fantastic capture - big congrats on your POTD, Megan! #4993341

Ron Roberts October 28, 2007


Joy Rector October 28, 2007

congrats on the POTD #4993500

William C. Raco level-classic October 28, 2007

What a great fun photo, Megan
Congratulations on the finalist and the POTD!

Bill #4993576

Laurie Daily level-deluxe October 28, 2007

What a great shot, Megan...congrats on your POTD! #4993582

Betsy Labuschagne October 28, 2007

Excellent capture Megan!
Congratulations on POTD!!! #4993630

Laura Clay-Ballard October 28, 2007

fab picture! congrats! #4993674

Hayley J. Hamlin October 28, 2007

WOOOHOOO...happy dance for you my friend!! Huge Congrats on your POTD, what an honor :) #4993938

Casey A. Hanson October 28, 2007

What a wonderful, fun image, made me smile.
Congrats on all your awards for this awesome shot, I love it! :0) #4993974

Lorri Shane October 28, 2007

Very fun, Megan! Congrats on POTD. #4994029

Megan p October 28, 2007

WOW what a thrill and Honor!! Thank you ALL so much, I have a big smile on right now!! #4994030

Sharon King October 28, 2007

What a Fun image Megain! Congratulations on this wonderful Finalist and POTD! #4994046

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic October 28, 2007

Congrats, Megan, on this WONDERFUL POTD!
--Lisa #4994049

Nancy Ryan October 28, 2007

Wow, your image title is right on - doesn't get much better than this! Also, everything about this is brilliant - composition, angle, lighting! I am trying to learn more about portrait lighting - can you tell me what you did for your lighting? It looks so natural and perfect... just wonderful!! #4994179

Margie M. Heldt October 28, 2007

Sweet capture, Megan...Looks great!
Congratulations! #4994199

Cindy K. Bracken October 28, 2007

Congratulations on this wonderful image! What a treasure!

Join in the photo community fun! #4994289

Denise M. Snyder October 28, 2007

Congrats on your POTD Megan!!! This image just keeps racking up the honors - and deservedly so! #4994358

Megan p October 28, 2007

Thank you SO much!!!! Nancy this is all natural light, I had the kids lie down on a blanket in my garage with the door open, the older ones really got the giggles so I just kept snapping away. I was thrilled when I saw this one after I uploaded. #4994485

Donna La Mattino Pagakis October 28, 2007

Very nice, a great keepsake portrait Megan. Congratulations on your potd and finalist! #4994502

Lori Carlson October 28, 2007

Wow! What a treasure! And I love your title. A real meaningful piece of work, Megan. Congratulations! :0) #4994533

Daniella Puente October 28, 2007

Hi Megan!!! congrats on this SUPERB real life image on the PODT, is priceless :)))) #4994700

Michelle L. Frick October 28, 2007

Oh Megan - I was thrilled to open my POTD e-mail and see this beauty!!! Congratulations on your POTD - LOVE IT!! #4994737

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton October 28, 2007

Great image! Congrats Megan!! #4994776

Erica Murphy level-deluxe October 28, 2007

Congratualtions on this precious Finalist and POTD Megan!!!

Erica #4994822

Cesar J. La Rosa October 28, 2007

This beautiful photograph is a wonderful Poem and certainly an everlasting treasure for those kids to go back to it in the future and always remember that Life is Beautiful!!!
Congratulations on your well-deserved Finalist and POTD, Megan!!!
Cesar #4994895

October 28, 2007

Megan, what a wonderful picture. It's precious.

Mary #4995110

Kathleen K. Parker level-deluxe October 28, 2007

A wonderfully delightful photo! Congratulations on your awards, Megan.
kk #4995440

Joan Kocak October 28, 2007

oh Megan CONGRATS, I just LOVE this one, congrats on POTD!!!! #4995700

Donna R. Wageman October 28, 2007

So, so wonderful - God Bless You and Yours! #4995817

JO ANN CLEVELAND October 28, 2007

Congrats on BP POTD!

This is one of the cutest, sweetest images I have ever seen! I love it!

Again, congrats! #4996741

Juli Schatz October 28, 2007

Now THAT'S a family portrait! And a great reminder that the best images are always right under our noses.... #4996803

Sherry Stricklin Boles level-classic October 28, 2007

HUGE CONGRATS on this POTD, Megan...I'm SO happy for you!!! :) #4997314

Helen N. McHugh October 29, 2007

A really beautiful capture, Megan! Big congrats on your POTD! #4997787

Patricia Ronan October 29, 2007

Beautiful image, congrats on your POTD:) #4998259

Darryl Wilkinson October 29, 2007

Megan, This is indeed a wonderful portrait! Congratulations on your awards!! #5001400

Julie Monacella October 29, 2007

Congrats on your POTD!!! I do love this one. :) #5001754

Teresa Norris November 03, 2007

Megan, EXCITING!!!! Congratulations on this wonderful image! #5023339

Amanda Baker November 05, 2007

Congratulations on you win and photo of the day! I love the photo. #5032760

Tressie Davis December 30, 2007

Into my fav's! #5268202

Cynthia L. Deters March 24, 2008

Very candid! Love it! Congrats! #5690403

Megan p March 24, 2008

Thank you so much!! Each time I look at those faces I get such a kick out of it! #5690782

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic March 24, 2008

Congrats, Megan, on your honorable mention in the cash contest!!!
I love this shot!
Makes me smile each time I see it!
~Lisa♥ #5690955

Kristi A. Howson March 24, 2008

Congratulations Megan on this wonderful fun-loving image!!! #5692379

Donna La Mattino Pagakis March 24, 2008

Congratulations on your honorable mention award I really love this Megan! #5692515

Stefania Barbier level-addict March 25, 2008

CONGRATS MEGAN!!! #5699291

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