Curly Dude

© M. S. White

Curly Dude

Uploaded: April 04, 2008


Taken at a petting farm in NC. I just love the curls in the fur.

Exif: F Number: 5, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/250 seconds, Flash: reserved, ISO: 200, FocalLength: 117.00 mm, Model: E-500


Philippe Vieux-Jeanton April 04, 2008

Wow!! Great B&W. Was a time when only Leica or Hasselblad could make photo like that! Excellent work M. #893292

Joan Kocak April 04, 2008

yes, wonderful tonal range, gorgeous! #5743865

Jennifer L. Alder April 09, 2008

~~OUTSTANDING!!!~~~ #5767521

Vladan D. Djordjevic April 30, 2008

Terrific photo taken with excellent tones, details, textures and comp. #5864474

Avril Young May 01, 2008

awesome photo...great detail, love the black and white...congrats! #5865560

Susie Peek-Swint May 01, 2008

Wonderful comp and detail ~ many congrats on your POTD ~ love it! #5865633

Denise Denomy May 01, 2008


Chris Ebben May 01, 2008

A rather handsome looking dude sporting this great curly 'do. Good work=^..^= #5865704

Toni Riggs May 01, 2008

Wonderful capture, congrats! #5865755

Jennifer L. Alder May 01, 2008

Still outstanding-- a favorite for me. Congrats on this wonderful POTD! :) #5865758

Anna Diederich May 01, 2008

Congrats on your POTD! This is adorable! #5866138

Josselyne Klecanda May 01, 2008

Beautiful. #5866315

Christie R. Bielss May 01, 2008

Great photo! Congrats on your POTD! #5866478

Dorothy Neumann May 01, 2008

Terrific photo! I love all those curls. Great detail in all the tonal ranges. congratulations! #5866767

Joan Kocak May 01, 2008

a favorite...congrats! #5866944

RC Fritz May 01, 2008

Terrific capture! Congrats on your POTD!! #5866987

Kathy L. Clark May 01, 2008

M.S. congrats on your really cool POTD. Way to go. #5867100

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic May 01, 2008

Wonderful POTD!
Love those locks!
~Lisa #5867155

Susan M. Smith level-classic May 01, 2008

Great subject and capture! Congrats on your POTD :) #5867329

M. S. White May 01, 2008

oh my - I had no idea that this was photo of the day! How cool is that? I'll have to send thank you notes to you guys now lol. #5867626

Jessica Jenney May 01, 2008

Congratulations, on your beautiful POTD!!! #5867635

Laurie Daily level-deluxe May 01, 2008

Fabulous POTD...Congratulations! Sure do love those curls, M! #5867638

Bunny Snow level-classic May 01, 2008

I love the curls, also. But I like even more the lower angle, which could be lowered even more for your subject, whom I believe is smiling for the portrait. The tonality is excellent, and I'll bet your histogram was right on target.

Bunny #5867642

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe May 01, 2008

Curly Dude is awesome, great curls and tones. Excellent potd M, congratulations!! #5867755

Jean E. Hildebrant May 01, 2008

Wonderful tones and textures! Love the curly dude! Beautiful B&W! Congrat's on the POTD! #5867802

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton May 01, 2008

CONGRATS!!! #5867803

Kathleen R. Struckle May 01, 2008

Totally awesome image. Congrats on POTD!! #5868522

May 01, 2008

PERFECT black and white image. Light and shadow are just right. WOW! A VERY deserved POTD> #5868669

M. S. White May 01, 2008

Thanks again everyone. This is quite an honor. :) #5869897

May 01, 2008

Congratulations, Darling POTD, cute #5870100

Yves Rubin May 01, 2008

This one is really SPECIAL ! The curls, the light, everything about it strikes the chord. May we know how you processed this picture, it looks beautifully 3-dimensional.

Big congratulations on your POTD!!! #5870231

Holly Hitchcock May 01, 2008

FABULOUS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! This is very impressive! The sharpness and contrast makes this pop! Congrats, M. #5870578

Holly J. Jackson May 01, 2008

CONGRATS on your CURLY DUDE POTD!! Great shot! ; ) #5870660

Kristy A. Keene May 01, 2008

Congrats on your POTD!!!! #5870860

Cheryl Meisel May 02, 2008

Ahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh I love this! I love the tones and just adore the subject. Really nice shot!
BIG CONGRATS on your wins with this sweet image!
Cherylm #5873796

Jeffrey Levy May 02, 2008

Congrats, Michelle! I skipped right past it because I know you on DPC as Michelle W, so M White just didn't register. ROFL. #5876173

Melissa G. Meiselman May 19, 2008

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Michelle!!! #5943372

Erica Murphy level-deluxe May 19, 2008

Congratulations! This is fabulous! #5944058

Jennifer L. Alder May 19, 2008

Big congrats and good luck in the next round!:) #5945895

Eugenio Diaz May 19, 2008

Congratulations on your Beautiful Winner!
Well done!!! #5946338

Holly J. Jackson May 20, 2008

YAY!! DOUBLE recognition!! You GO!! ; ) #5949257

Janet McNeil level-classic May 20, 2008

Congratulations on your win!! Wonderful capture!! #5950461

Elida Gutierrez May 20, 2008

The Weed Trophy
A Special Trophy for
"The March Winners" #5951048

Nadya Johnson May 20, 2008

Congratulations on your great winning photograph! #5952574

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic May 20, 2008

Don't ya just love that double-gold set of badges???
Wonderful winner here!
~Lisa #5952575

Colette M. Metcalf May 21, 2008

Congratulations!!!! #5955874

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict May 22, 2008

Congratulations on your Fabulous Win.

Dominick #5961321

Mitzie Loland May 22, 2008

Congratulations on your awesome winner - great work!! #5961585

December 05, 2008


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