Unlikely Friends

© Dianna Murphy

Unlikely Friends

Uploaded: February 13, 2010


Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/100 seconds, Flash: fired, auto mode, red-eye reduction mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 38.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 30D


Janice Mezzacappa February 13, 2010

Dianna what a fantastic moment and capture for the MT!! Awesome colors, timing and so adorable love it!! #1238292

Carol L. Fowler February 13, 2010

Wonderful interaction between the two! #8379032

Sue L. Cullumber February 13, 2010

Oh what a great photo! #8379035

kathy salerni level-deluxe February 13, 2010

Oh wow, a once in a lifetime shot, Dianna! I would make a poster for my home if I were you! #8379045

Steve Pinzon level-deluxe February 13, 2010

That is precious and cute beyond belief. Great capture on your part, what a momento! Hope there's a POTD in your future with this. #8379123

Robyn A. Terrell February 13, 2010

Dianna, I'll sum this up in one word...AWESOME! #8379364

Leslie McLain level-classic February 14, 2010

Amazing capture, Dianna. A winner for sure. Very cute. #8380684

Cindy Bendush level-classic February 14, 2010

What a fun entry for the MT Dianna! Wonderful capture! #8382460

Carrie M. Groseclose level-classic February 15, 2010

This is so sweet, Dianna! Perfect for the MT! #8384246

Nadia Paul February 15, 2010

This is precious - wonderful shot Dianna! #8385479

Heidi Knight February 16, 2010

LOL thia is really great, Dianna ;) #8387090

JudyAnn Rector level-deluxe February 17, 2010

Terrific timing and story teller, Dianna... you truly captured the mood. #8390089

Val Feldman level-deluxe February 19, 2010

Oh, I see a winner here...this is fabulous, Dianna - perfect timing, perfect color, great detail and unbelievably cute! What a shot!!! #8398063

Marilyn Cornwell level-deluxe February 20, 2010

I'm with Val on this fabulous image - it's beautifully done and heart-warming and touching! #8401884

Dennis Gay March 14, 2010


What a splendid moment!
The eye contact of the Manatee is amazing and the fearlessness and trust of the boy makes this magic time a real standout.

Dennis #8455743

Tammy Espino March 26, 2010

Congrats on an awesome finalist :) #8482973

Nadia Paul March 26, 2010

Congrats on your wonderful finalist Dianna! #8483712

Stefania Barbier level-addict March 26, 2010

congratulations on your gorgeous finalist! #8483812

Val Feldman level-deluxe March 26, 2010

I am not the least bit surprised, girlfriend - this is a stunning, heartwarming capture and a well-deserved Finalist!! WTG, Dianna - wishing you all the best in the upcoming rounds! ~Val #8483815

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict March 26, 2010

Wow, this is a favorite!

Congratulations on your finalist!
Debby #8484025

Valentin M. Armianu March 26, 2010

Congratulations on this wonderful Finalist Dianna! #8484361

Marilyn Cornwell level-deluxe March 26, 2010

Technically lovely, a moving and inspiring moment! Congratulations! #8484517

Amy M. Wilson March 26, 2010

Huge congratulations on this precious Finalist, Dianna!!! #8484719

kathy salerni level-deluxe March 26, 2010

Congrats on your well deserved finalist and good luck in the next round, Dianna! #8485079

Heidi Knight March 26, 2010

Congratulationson your fantastic finalist! #8485134

Anne M. Young level-addict March 26, 2010

Congratulations - super finalist! #8485535

Thomas E. Hinds March 27, 2010

Amazing capture! Just wonderful! Congratulations! #8486283

Debra R. Harder March 27, 2010

OMG, Dianna! This has to be GOLD all the way! This is such an amazing image. Huge congratulations on your OUTSTANDING finalist! A fav for me!! Deb #8487296

Courtenay Vanderbilt March 27, 2010

How cute is that! Congratulations, Dianna! #8487569

Leslie McLain level-classic March 27, 2010

Congrats on this wonderful finalist, Dianna. Deserves to go gold. #8488367

Renee Doyle March 28, 2010

How cute!!! Big congrats on this wonderful finalist Dianna!! #8489287

Kathy Cline March 28, 2010


glitter-graphics.com #8489610

Carol L. Fowler March 28, 2010

Congrats on this wonderful FInalist! #8490611

frank w. degenhardt March 28, 2010

Such a touching scene. Beautifully done. Congratulations on the Finalist my friend. #8491177

frank w. degenhardt March 28, 2010

Dianna- As I was going through the finalist and I saw this one and it just took me in. Forst of all the photography is of professional grade quality. I love the look of the water. But this touching scene is so powerful in the innocense of children and their curiosity as shown here and the love the walrus feels from the child. I to love the eyes of the walrus. A tender moment we adults can hope to follow by example.
Have a wonderful day girl, congrats. #8491845

Erica Murphy level-deluxe March 28, 2010

Congratulations on your wonderful FIRST PLACE WINNER Dianna!! What a great shot! #8491878

Renee Doyle March 28, 2010

WTG Dianna!!! Big congrats on this excellent First Place Winner!! #8491880

Mariann Kovats level-classic March 28, 2010

Congratulations on your awesome First Place Win! Excellent capture with gorgeous colors! #8491907

Donna La Mattino Pagakis March 28, 2010

A huge congratulations on your BIG win! This is so sweet Dianna! #8491924

kathy salerni level-deluxe March 28, 2010

Congratulations on your win, Dianna! #8491934

Graham Robards March 28, 2010

WONDERFUL Dianna, congratulations on your First Place win. WTG!Pat #8491983

Lynne S. Fried March 28, 2010

Congrualtion s Dianna on your wonderful win This is an awesome photo LOVE IT! #8492035

Janice Mezzacappa March 28, 2010

Huge Congrats Dianna on your amazing win!! #8492107

Mary K. Robison March 29, 2010

SO sweet!
CONGRATULATIONS on your well earned First Place Winner, Dianna! #8492177

Michelle Alton March 29, 2010

This is brilliant, Dianna. Missed it at every juncture somehow. Congratulations! #8492401

Leslie McLain level-classic March 29, 2010

Knew this was a winner. Big congrats, Dianna. #8492620

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic March 29, 2010

HUGE congratulations,Dianna!!! #8492673

Amy M. Wilson March 29, 2010

HUGE CONGRATULATIONS on your excellent and well-earned First Place Win, Dianna!!! #8492694

Thomas E. Hinds March 29, 2010

Wonderful First Place Winner! #8492845

Patti Coblentz March 29, 2010

Big congratulations on your beautiful first place win, Dianna!!!

Patti #8492909

Julie Burnett March 29, 2010

Somehow I missed this also, Dianna!! What a wonderful, touching image. CONGRATULATIONS on this fantastic First Place Win!! #8492912

Freddy Bland March 29, 2010

Congratulations on yur FIRST PLACE WIN, Dianna!!! Adorable image!!! WTG!!! #8492954

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic March 29, 2010

Congrats on this beautiful winner Dianna!!! What a wonderful story this beauty tells!!! #8492965

Courtenay Vanderbilt March 29, 2010

Big Congratulations, Dianna! #8493065

Linda D. Lester level-classic March 29, 2010

The eye contact makes this....Congratulations on your awesome win!!!! #8493097

Vickie J. Jenkins March 29, 2010

Congratulations, Dianna! A beautiful image! #8493199

Marilyn Cornwell level-deluxe March 29, 2010

Congratulations on such a beautiful first place image! #8493216

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic March 29, 2010

Simply delightful!
Big congratulations on your First Place Winner!!!
Smiles, Lisa♥ #8493231

Val Feldman level-deluxe March 29, 2010

WTG!!! One huge smile on my face when I saw this as a First Place Winner, Girlfriend!! It's an extraordinary, heartwarming, touching and perfectly executed capture...sooo very happy for you! BIG CONGRATS! #8493238

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic March 29, 2010

Absolutely priceless, Dianna. What a moment. Huge congrats on this fantastic First Place Gold. #8493315

Margaret R. Barry March 29, 2010

Congratulations on your fantastic winner, Dianna! #8493417

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic March 29, 2010

Congrats!!! #8493568

Debra R. Harder March 29, 2010

I am soooooo happy to see this amazing image with GOLD!! WTG, Dianna! HUGE CONGRATULATIONS on your BRILLIANT FIRST PLACE WINNER!! Deb #8493639

Daniella Puente March 29, 2010

CONGRATS Dianna this is a treasure!!! #8493670

Dianna Murphy March 29, 2010

This is one of my all time favs. Funny thing is I had to resubmit it three times to get it noticed. Thanks for all the support. #8493679

Jessica Jenney March 29, 2010

Congratulations, Dianna on your fabulous First Place Win! #8493882

JO ANN CLEVELAND March 29, 2010

Congratulations on this awesome, well deserved 1st Place win Dianna!

jo ann c.

Janet Fikar March 29, 2010

What perfect timing. This is an awesome shot and deserves to be in the winner circle! Congratulations. #8494162

Robyn A. Terrell March 29, 2010

First Place! Whooot Whooot! I'm not surprised to see this amazing image get the first place badge. This is an adorable moment you have captured here. So happy for you Dianna. Huge congrats! #8494282

Carol L. Fowler March 29, 2010

WTG! Congrats! #8494623

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna March 29, 2010

WTG on this wonderful winn, Dianna!!! :-) k #8494737

Tammy Espino March 29, 2010

Congrats on your win :) #8494782

Mark Dodge March 29, 2010

Ha! Way to go, Dianne! Congratulations on this wonderful 1st place winner :o) #8494828

frank w. degenhardt March 29, 2010

Dianna- I had no doughts that this would be in the Winners Circle and am so happy for you getting a First Place Win for this touching image. Congratulations my friend. Way to go. #8494987

Sam Britt March 29, 2010

Big Congrats on your First Place Win, Dianna! #8495098

Michael Umbreit March 29, 2010

Dianna - Congratulations!! - Mike #8495179

Patrick Rouzes March 29, 2010

HEY, Dianna, CONGRATULATIONS on your well-deserved GOLD MEDAL! WTG! #8495354

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict March 29, 2010

So glad to see this as a first Place Winner, Dianna!

Debby #8495737

Rona L. Schwarz March 29, 2010

Wonderful, Absolutely Wonderful! What a priceless moment - CONGRATULATIONS ON A SUPERB GOLD MEDAL WINNER!! #8495843

Ellen Hodges March 29, 2010

Huge congrats on your awesome win, Dianna!! #8495905

Stefania Barbier level-addict March 29, 2010

huge congrats on you amazing win! #8496216

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic March 29, 2010

WTG Dianna. Huge CONGRATZ. on fetching the top Gold in this Category!

UB. #8496262

Leland N. Saunders level-deluxe March 30, 2010

Great job, Dianna ... what an emotional response !!

Lee #8496491

Daniel Ruf March 30, 2010

Congrats on one of my favorites. #8496989

Lydia Williams level-deluxe March 30, 2010

Wow, What a great catch...Fantastic and Congratulations! #8498034

Nadia Paul March 30, 2010

Congrats on this wonderful winner Dianna! #8498154

Linda A. Braddock March 30, 2010

Dianna, Congratulations on this 1st place Winner!! #8498600

Cindy Bendush level-classic March 30, 2010

Terrific first place winner Dianna -- Huge congratulations!!! #8499128

David M. Montero March 31, 2010

This is so endearing. Wonderful capture. Well deserved. Congratulations Dianna!!! #8500587

Anne McKinnell April 01, 2010

Endearing is the perfect word. Soooo cute :) Congratulations on your first place win!! #8503522

Lana Arcemont April 03, 2010

Congratulations on this well deserved 1st place win, Dianna! #8508406

Julie Christiansen April 06, 2010

Wow, just awesome and congrats. #8514030

Paula Showen April 07, 2010

This is just too cute!!! What a great capture. Congrats! #8518413

Kathleen Brennan April 08, 2010

Congratulations, Diana on this fabulous image! A deserving winner! #8520483

Karen Bacon May 03, 2010

A big congratulations on your first place win for this magical photograph,Diana! I can't believe I missed this! #8587049

Ivan Chacon June 02, 2010

Very beautiful and 'learning from' image, Dianna!!! Big Congrats !!! :) #8660678

Georgeina M. Mckinney June 05, 2010

This is one of my all time favs!! My 9 year ould daughter always wants to go back and look at it. It's such a fun shot. =) #8666702

Christine Lobsinger level-classic October 05, 2010

Hi Dianna, this is the most adorable shot I ever seen!!!! My God, truly a beautiful capture and your technique in colouring/detailing and pov as you capture these two is Oustanding!!!
A big CONGRATULATIONS TO YOU in your First Place WIN!!!!
Into my fav's now! I am thrilled I at to check your spectacular work out before I had to leave for my 'boring job' tonight!
Smiling with You #8949672

Kaye Burazin October 05, 2010

Perfection Plus!!!!! #8950196

Wm Nosal February 23, 2011

What a Wonderful Shot!
Congratulations #9258346

Chris Schlosser December 10, 2011

What an amazing capture Dianna! Belated congratulations on a well deserved win! #9857027

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