I'm Staying Right Here


I'm Staying Right Here

Uploaded: November 03, 2009



24-70 lens, f/5, ISO 400, 1/60s, SB-900 Speedlight

Category: Animals

Exif: F Number: 5, Exposure Bias Value: -0.33, ExposureTime: 125/10000 seconds, Flash: fired, compulsory flash mode, return light detected, ISO: 400, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 70.00 mm, Model: NIKON D700


Nancy (Peaches) Harker November 03, 2009

AWWWWWWW, So adorable, Beautiful kitty and capture! #1200143

Tess L. Yee November 03, 2009

Superb kitty capture, wonderful expression, and great BG colors, Brian! #8099489

Agnes Fegan level-deluxe November 03, 2009

I love the pose - no intention of moving! #8099620

Amy M. Wilson November 03, 2009

Love the pose and colors... outstanding capture, Brian! #8099788

Janet Daniel level-classic November 03, 2009

Your close up of this kitten is most precious, Brian!
Love everything about this one! #8100556

Sam Britt November 03, 2009

Very cute!! #8100600

Terry Cervi level-classic November 03, 2009

Cute as can be, Brian! #8100737

Carol L. Fowler November 03, 2009

Cute kitten- superbly captured #8101654

Jane Hirst November 04, 2009

Nicely done......love the expression. #8104390

JO ANN CLEVELAND November 08, 2009

This is adorable Brian, your work is wonderful..

jo ann c. #8114558

Jan Eklof November 09, 2009

Excellant color and lighting of this cute kitty #8116697

Teri Klinger November 10, 2009

adorable!!! nice lighting ... can I keep him?! #8120102

Amy JACKSON level-classic November 11, 2009

Adorable kitten & excellent portrait, Brian!! #8123172

Melissa McCabe November 12, 2009

so cute!! Nice job with the lighting and pose : ) -mm #8126093

Ann Myers November 13, 2009

Cute capture , lovely kitty portrait, Brian! #8128668

Toni Riggs November 14, 2009

Adorable!!! #8129914

Debra R. Harder November 14, 2009

OMG, Brian!! This is ADORABLE!! What a face and pose!! Going right into my favorites!!! Deb #8131310

Susan Weisensel November 15, 2009

Adorable kitty portrait. #8134052

Susana Ms Heide November 16, 2009

Awwww!! Gotta love the relaxed pose of that super cute kitten! Well captured Brian! #8135913

Renata Gusciora November 16, 2009

Just love it!Outstanding kitty portrait,Brian!Cant decide which one I like best!:-) #8136571

Graeme yew Chow November 17, 2009

Very nice shot and the detail is fantastic, Brian. I think that fulll flame give you more detail. #8140416

Christine Lobsinger level-classic November 18, 2009

WOW! I love this kitten, all the awesome colourings/relaxed pose..your caption and the bounce flash..
INTO MY FAV'S Brian...

Christine #8143663

Stephanie Laird level-classic November 19, 2009

Ok, OUTSTANDING!!! What a face!! #8144417

Datha Y. Thompson November 20, 2009

I want this kitty!!! Puuuurrrrfection Brian!!! LOVE it :0) #8147449

Sharon Sawyer November 20, 2009

Awwwdorable, Brian!!! One of my favs. #8148005

Colette M. Metcalf November 20, 2009

Love this:) SO sweet! #8148956

Bonnie C. Lackey November 22, 2009

Great lighting on this cooperative kitty! This is really nice, Brian. #8152710

Jenny D December 04, 2009

Very cute capture!! #8191480

Sarah Springer December 13, 2009

Brian, I cannot resist putting an awesomely cute kitty image into my favorites! ~ Sarah #8212895

Romeo M. Angeles December 15, 2009

Wow! I love this one, Brian... so cute! #8216940

Douglas Pignet December 15, 2009

Congrats on being a finalist, this is a beauty,Doug #8218176

Ann Myers December 15, 2009

Wow, Brian! I knew this was a winner! #8218212

December 15, 2009

Thank you very much everyone for all of your kind words and support for this Kitten photo. I am truly humbled and honored to be amongst the other finalists in this category.

Brian #8218471

Douglas Pignet level-addict December 15, 2009

Brian....congratulations on your finalist status on this picturre....I loved it the first time I saw it and just listed it as one of my favorite photos. Doug and I worship our two kitties so this touches us....great potrait.

Diane #8218552

Romeo M. Angeles December 15, 2009

Congrats Brian!!!

RoMie #8218594

Courtenay Vanderbilt December 15, 2009

Adorable, Brian! CONGRATULATIONS! #8218792

Claudine Grove December 15, 2009

Congrats on this awesome kitty image!! #8218809

Melissa G. Meiselman December 15, 2009

Fantastic portrait of this adorable kitten and congrats on this most deserving finalist, Brian!! #8218837

Carol L. Fowler December 15, 2009

Another great Finalist- I love this one! #8218903

Sharon Sawyer December 15, 2009

Not one, not two.. but three finalists!!!! WTG, Brian. This was my favorite out of the two kitten images and I hope to see gold under it. Not too shabby for a snapshot... see you didn't over think it you just went with your God given intuition. Congratulations!!! Merry Christmas. #8218930

Cindy Bendush level-classic December 15, 2009

Love this one Brian! Big congrats on your Finalist! #8218987

Jessica Jenney December 15, 2009

Congratulations again, Brian on your adorable and beautiful finalist! #8219006

Jean-Pierre Ducondi level-classic December 15, 2009

What a cute finalist! Congrats and good luck in the next round.
JP #8219102

Amy M. Wilson December 15, 2009

I KNEW we'd see this one again!!! HUGE congratulations on another wonderful and well-deserved Finalist, Brian!!! #8219255

Tammy L. Newcomb December 15, 2009

It's your time to shine and see you got three finalist this month. I have NEVER landed more than one at a time.

Congrats #8219400

Phyllis H. Burchett December 15, 2009

Congrats on this adorable capture! #8219420

Susan Weisensel December 15, 2009

Congrats Brian, this is such a cute cat portrait. #8219684

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict December 15, 2009

Congratulations, Brian, on this adorable and excellent finalist!

Debby #8219920

Wanda B. Anderson December 15, 2009

What an adorable capture, Brian!!! #8219923

Tammy Espino December 15, 2009

Congrats on ALL your finalists :) #8220024

Zsuzsanna M. Szugyi level-classic December 15, 2009

Big Congratulation to you Brian! Excellent finalists! #8220825

Kelly S. Cavanaugh December 15, 2009

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Brian! #8221046

Stefania Barbier level-addict December 15, 2009

cuteeeee!!!! congrats again!!! #8221369

Brenda Sides level-classic December 16, 2009

Congratulations on this sweet kitty pose:) #8221517

Patricia A. Casey level-deluxe December 16, 2009

Brian, Congratulations on the three finalists.....a big accomplishment to say the least.....this one will continue to tug at my heartstrings....Cheers!!!! #8221758

Christine Lobsinger level-classic December 16, 2009

Right on Brian... Another awesome Finalist image you made!!! CONGRATS TO YOU MY FRIEND!!!!

SMILING #8222001

Ken Smith level-classic December 16, 2009

Excellent work, Brian. Congrats to you!! #8222245

Renata Gusciora December 16, 2009

HUge congratulations on this adorable finalist,Brian!!!:-) #8222365

Gina Cormier level-classic December 16, 2009

Congrats on another outstanding image Brian!!! #8222544

Holly Therrien level-classic December 16, 2009

Congratulations on another well deserved finalist!!
I love this picture every detail is perfect. Great job!!

Robin Bailey December 16, 2009

A well deserved win for this beautifully detailed image! #8223364

Nadine A. Lewis level-classic December 16, 2009

Three finalist!!! You ROCK!!! CONGRATULATIONS, Brian!!! <>< #8223770

Anita Hogue December 16, 2009

Ahhhhhhh so sweet Brian! Congratulations! #8224489

Mark Dodge December 16, 2009

And yet another finalist! Way to go, Brian! Congratulations. #8224721

Angie M. Davis December 16, 2009

Congratulations! A trifecta of finalists! :) #8225193

Tiia Vissak December 16, 2009

Congrats again! #8225503

Debra R. Harder December 17, 2009

No surprise here, Brian!! Huge congratulations on another SUPERB finalist!! Deb #8226661

Jan M. Sarazen December 17, 2009

congrats on your finalist Brian !! what a sweet pussycat. you deserve it ~ Jan #8227328

anonymous December 17, 2009

Congrats Brian on your very cute finalist! #8227795

Patrick Rouzes level-classic December 17, 2009

CONGRATULATIONS once again, Brian! WTG! #8227855

Renee Doyle level-classic December 17, 2009

Very sweet kitty portrait!! Congratulations Brian!! #8228098

Maria Coulson December 17, 2009

This is so adorable Brian -- Congratulations again!! #8228106

Barbara Helgason December 18, 2009

Love the attitude you've captured here. Great shot. #8231602

Leslie McLain level-deluxe December 20, 2009

Congrats on another wonderful finalist. So cute. #8234715

Dianna Murphy December 21, 2009

Sooooooooooo cute. Your gallery is looking quite amazing! #8237430

Ann Coates level-classic June 07, 2010

Congratulations on your gorgeous Finalist Brian. #8671986

Sharon Sawyer June 07, 2010

Brian, congratulations once again on your outstanding & well deserved finalist! All the best in the next round!!! I hope it receives gold this time, my friend!!! #8672280

Jeana Clark June 07, 2010

Fantastic work and a well deserved finalist!!! CONGRATULATIONS!!!!
Best of luck in the next round!!!

~J~ #8674593

Courtenay Vanderbilt June 07, 2010

Big congrats on this QT, Brian! #8675155

Stefania Barbier level-addict June 08, 2010

huge congrats Brian! #8676991

Kathleen Brennan June 08, 2010

Congrats again, Brian! #8678906

Virginia Leone level-classic June 08, 2010

Could there be more gold coming your way? Hope so ;-)

Ginny #8679876

Marilyn Cornwell level-deluxe June 09, 2010

Congratulations, Brian! #8681674

Linda Blair June 13, 2010

Another great finalist....congratulations!!!! #8692030

Angie M. Davis January 25, 2011

This is completely adorable! I see that it's been posted for a while, but it caught my eye as we have two new kittens in the family who are currently frequent subjects. Love everything about this one...such a cute pose! #9193958

Cindy Bendush level-classic February 02, 2013

I remember this little one! He/she must be all grown up by now! #10551303

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