Tough Times

© Elida Gutierrez

Tough Times

Uploaded: March 18, 2009


March 18, 2009



Exif: F Number: 9, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 8/10 seconds, Flash: reserved, ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 27.00 mm, Model: E-410


Melinda F. Schneider level-classic March 18, 2009

Poor piggy! The teardrop is the crowning touch! PERFECT! #1100370

A P March 18, 2009

I totally agree Melinda. The teardrop speaks volumes. #7300511

Susana Ms Heide March 18, 2009

I'm loving this series, Elida! You've got quite an imagination! Perfect in every detail! #7301322

Sharon Sawyer March 31, 2009

Brilliant & creative image, Elida!!! Congratulations on your well deserved EFP! #7357497

A P March 31, 2009

glad to see some of your outstanding series got the EfP Elida #7358323

Susan M. Smith level-classic April 01, 2009

I agree! Oh that teardrop just made me sooo sad :) Good work Elida! #7360783

April 22, 2009

This is so creative - I love the tear. #7432036

Tiia Vissak April 22, 2009

Congratulations again! #7432336

Susie Peek-Swint April 22, 2009

Many congrats Elida ~ very well done! #7432408

Elida Gutierrez April 22, 2009

Thank you for all the wonderful comments, and thank you Judges!!! #7432988

Teri Klinger April 22, 2009

congrats on your finalist - sooo creative! wtg! #7432992

Daniella Puente April 22, 2009

Congrats Elida :))) #7433590

Tammy Espino April 22, 2009

Congrats on this fantastic finalist! :) #7434473

Michelle L. Frick April 22, 2009

Congratulations Elida! The piggy is going to make me cry! Very well done! #7434551

Nikki McDonald level-classic April 22, 2009

Great job, Elida. The tear is, indeed, the touch of a master -- or would that be mistress? Whatever! Congratulations on the finalist and best of luck in the next round.

Alex T. Mizuno April 22, 2009

Perfectly symbolic image of the tough time. The tear is indeed a very nice touch. Congratulations on your Finalist Elida!! #7435277

Courtenay Vanderbilt April 22, 2009

Fantastic Elida! Congratulations! #7435433

Cesar J. La Rosa April 22, 2009

A very beautiful and well-deserved Finalist!!!
Congratulations, Elida!!!
Cesar #7436780

Renee Doyle April 23, 2009

Excellent and creative Elida!!! Congratulations on another wonderful finalist!! #7437669

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic April 23, 2009

Congratulations on yet another beautiful Finalist, Elida.

Usman. #7438149

Mitch Spence level-classic April 23, 2009

Congratulations again, Elida. #7440081

Datha Y. Thompson April 23, 2009

CONGRATULATIONS Elida!! :0) #7440143

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic April 23, 2009

Outstanding creativity, Elida!!!
Big congratulations on this winning image!!!
Smiles, Lisa♥ #7440156

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton April 23, 2009

Sweet, sweet work.. Congratulations on your Finalist, Elida !! #7441901

Susan M. Hembree April 23, 2009

Great work and so creative, Elida! Congratulations! #7442044

Sharon Sawyer April 23, 2009

Elida, congratulations on your well deserved finalist!!! All the best in the next round. #7442129

Patrick Rouzes April 23, 2009

CONGRATULATIONS on this brilliant finalist,Elida!!! #7442213

Leland N. Saunders level-deluxe April 24, 2009

Congratulations, Elida ... fantastic concept well executed ... !!

Lee #7444707

Donna La Mattino Pagakis April 26, 2009

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist Elida, a winner.


Tiia Vissak April 27, 2009

Congratulations! #7456761

Jessica Jenney April 27, 2009

Congratulations, Elida on your terrific win! #7456835

Alex T. Mizuno April 27, 2009

Congratulation on your win Elida!!! #7456845

Datha Y. Thompson April 27, 2009

CONGRATULATIONS on the GOLD Elida!!! WTG :0) #7456864

Stefania Barbier level-addict April 27, 2009

congratulations on your spectacular winner Elida! #7457050

Mitch Spence level-classic April 27, 2009

Congratulations, Elida! #7457063

Kim Kleinschmidt April 27, 2009

Congratulations on this awesome win, Elida! #7457136

Tammy Espino April 27, 2009

Congrats on this great win! :) #7457296

Michael Umbreit April 27, 2009

Elida - Congratulations!! - Mike #7457692

Leslie McLain level-deluxe April 27, 2009

Congrats on your adorble winner. So creative! #7457761

Colleen Farrell April 27, 2009

WTG, Elida! Congrats on your WIN!! #7457819

Courtenay Vanderbilt April 27, 2009

CONGRATULATIONS, Elida!!! #7457945

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic April 27, 2009

This is just SOOOOO well done, Elida. Huge congrats on this spectacular GOLD. I love it. #7458081

Claudia Kuhn level-classic April 27, 2009

Congrats on your terrific winner Elida! #7458131

Sam Britt April 27, 2009

Big Congratulations on your second place winner, Elida! #7458295

Gerri R. Jones April 27, 2009

Congratulations Elida...a very clever and deserving winner! #7458647

A P April 27, 2009

Picture perfect Elida CONGRATULATIONS on your win!! Loved the entire series. #7458830

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic April 27, 2009

WTG, Elida!!
Fantastic! #7458877

Teresa Burnett level-deluxe April 27, 2009

AWESOME!!!! Huge congratulations on this fantastic winner Elida!!! #7458933

Katarina Mansson April 27, 2009

Yeah Elida! Big congrats on this cool win! #7459106

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna April 28, 2009

WHOOOOOOO HOOOOOOOOO!!!! WTG on your winning image, Elida!!! :-) ♫ k #7460729

Elida Gutierrez April 28, 2009


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Dale Hardin April 28, 2009

this is such a wonderful statement and rendition Elida. So very deserving of the win. Super well done. #7460981

Vitor Dias April 28, 2009

Congrats on your amazing winner. just lovely.

rgds Vitor #7461230

Stephanie Frey April 28, 2009

Congrats on you wonderful win, Elida! #7461263

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic April 28, 2009

Wonderful winner, Elida!
This seems like quite a marketable image.
~Lisa #7461340

Betsy Labuschagne April 28, 2009

Congratulations on your fantastic winner Elida!! #7461897

Jennifer L. Alder April 28, 2009

Big congrats, Elida, on this terrific winner. #7462461

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe April 28, 2009

Excellent - Congrats Elida on your 2nd Place Win!! Jeff #7462653

Sharon Sawyer April 28, 2009

Elida, huge congratulations on your outstanding winner!!! #7462968

Donna La Mattino Pagakis April 28, 2009

Congratulations Elida! #7463053

Nick Lagos April 29, 2009

Congratulations on winning the Gold Elida... #7464139

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic April 29, 2009

Congratulations on this very well deserving WINNER, Elida.

Usman. #7464308

Ken Smith level-classic April 29, 2009

I just now noticed the tear on the little pig...a cool concept and congrats, Elida! #7464971

Tammy L. Newcomb April 29, 2009

Congrats on your win....greatly deserved and your vision is extremely creative. #7465486

Cathy Barrows April 29, 2009

Congrats on your 2nd place win...very the tear #7466112

Cindy Bendush level-classic April 30, 2009

Big congratulations on your creative and well-presented winner Elida!!! #7467068

Wally Orlowsky May 04, 2009

Congratulations on this well conceived and captured winner, Elida!!! #7483524

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict May 20, 2009

Congratulations Elida on your Win!!!

Dominick #7539028

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