Uploaded: November 23, 2007


For the DD... thanks for looking everyone :)

Exif: Exposure Time: 1/200, Flash: 0, ISO: 400, Camera Model: NIKON D200


Jennifer L. Taranto November 24, 2007

Love the clarity & texture!!! Great light & expression! Fantastic! #793876

Jennifer L. Alder November 24, 2007

Very COOL, Mel!
Awesome colors, framing and light here
:) #5117214

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic November 24, 2007

Gorgeous, Melissa!
--Lisa #5117227

Emily E. Bem November 24, 2007

VERY, VERY unique!!! This is your friend, right? Beautiful feaures!! GREAT colouring and I love the EXOTIC feel! #5117229

Lynne Morris November 24, 2007

Awesome Melissa, this is fantastic work, I love it! #5117231

Amanda Chapman November 24, 2007

H O L Y $@#% !!!!!!!!!

Melissa!!! You've outdone yourself here!!!

GORGEOUS!!!!!!!!!!! #5117241

Melissa Olsen November 24, 2007

Thanks ladies!! Yep, Em this is my friend... she happens to be deathly afraid of snakes, which is why I added the snake skin ;) #5117246

Melissa Olsen November 24, 2007

LOL Amanda, thanks :) #5117257

Laurence Saliba level-classic November 24, 2007

OMG!!!!!!!! I agree with Amanda!!! wowwwwwwwwww this is GORGEOUSSSSSSS!!!! #5117385

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic November 24, 2007

Beautiful. We'll be seeing this one again. Love the full frame and the colors. #5117891

Tamera S. Phillips November 24, 2007

Gorgeous portrait Melissa. I love her eyes and perfect title. I hope we see this one again. #5118337

Amy JACKSON November 24, 2007

Beautiful portrait, Melissa! #5118367

Donna La Mattino Pagakis November 24, 2007

A moving portrait, beautiful work! Gorgeous details and colors, impressive! #5119563

Jennifer L. Alder November 27, 2007

:) #5133459

Steven E. Ray November 27, 2007

This one is off the charts Melissa. The end results are visually staggering. Portraiture is not my mojo, so when I see something like this, it cranks me up. Great work on this photo! #5135205

Melissa Olsen November 27, 2007

Thanks so much everyone!! LOL Jen! #5135231

Susan M. Campbell December 19, 2007

Way to go Melissa...great shot! #5228592

Jennifer L. Alder December 19, 2007

YOU rock, Mel
Big congrats and GOOD luck with this gem in the next round my dear
:) #5228759

Rakesh Syal level-classic December 19, 2007

My heartiest congratulations on this fabulous work and finalist, my friend!Warm regards! #5229475

Jessica Jenney December 19, 2007

Congratulations, Melissa on this gorgeous finalist! #5229486

Angie Sidles level-classic December 19, 2007

AMAZING work here Melissa! Big Congrats to you! :) #5230702

Marina Moore December 19, 2007

Congratulations Melissa!!! This is so amazing, beautiful work. :) #5230993

Donna La Mattino Pagakis December 19, 2007

Gorgeous work Melissa, a big congratulations! #5231007

Joan Powell December 19, 2007

Congrats on this outstanding portrait !!! #5231358

Kathy L. Clark December 19, 2007

WTG Melissa, congrats. #5231967

Eugenio Diaz December 19, 2007

Congratulations on your finalist!!!!Good luck in the next round. #5232212

Sandra Schlesinger December 21, 2007

Congratulations, Melissa! Perfect title and amazing detail. #5241160

cheryl m. phillips January 09, 2008

How in the world did I miss this one???
This is beautiful!
~cheryl #5314553

Jim Britt February 17, 2008

Really beautiful. Very exotic looking. Love the model here...eyes are fantastic. #5509664

Erika Haight January 09, 2009


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