"Max"imum Focus


"Max"imum Focus

Uploaded: March 24, 2010


Our dear friend is caught in action, trying to get some candid shots at his son's birthday party!

Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: 0.33, ExposureTime: 1/80 seconds, Flash: fired, compulsory flash mode, return light detected, ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 135.00 mm, Model: NIKON D300


Patti Coblentz March 24, 2010

Hello to our Max!!! Great capture, Rolan!

Patti #1251838

Laura E. Swan level-classic March 24, 2010

HA! Brother Maxy busy at work and play! How fun! Love the light sepia treatment, too. Perfect for this one.

Wonderful image, Brolan!

-Sister Lulu #8478901

Barbara Waldoch March 24, 2010

Wonderful shot, Rolan! #8478975

Stefania Barbier level-addict March 25, 2010

was he shooting his son, or his son friend's moms??????? :0)
wonderful portrait of Max! #8479094

Ellen Hodges March 25, 2010

Both of you, "Masters at Work!!" Excellent image, Rolan!!! #8479169

Courtenay Vanderbilt March 25, 2010

Been wondering where that boy's been! He's been hanging out in your gallery!!! Excellent candid capture, Rolan! #8479290

Joanna Madloch March 25, 2010

great portrait, Rolan. Amazing tones. #8479341

Renata Gusciora March 25, 2010

Great capture with interesting tones,Rolan! #8479412

Jean-Pierre Ducondi March 25, 2010

Great portrait Rolan. Hope all is well.
JP #8479512

Bojan Bencic level-classic March 25, 2010

Fantastic portrait, Rolan. Love the tone. #8479573

Amy M. Wilson March 25, 2010

Fantastic capture, tones and MT image, Rolan!! #8479770

Tiia Vissak March 25, 2010

a great MT shot! #8479895

Jeana Clark March 25, 2010

Excellent theme shot Rolan!!!
Wonderful tones and light!!!
Well Done!!!

~J~ #8479969

Laurence Saliba level-classic March 25, 2010

Excellent capture of brother Max, Rolan!!! #8480248

Ann Coates level-classic March 25, 2010

Really wonderful shot Rolan. You certainly snuck up on Max here. Nice work. #8480510

Tammy Espino March 25, 2010

Well, I've seen two shots this month I would pick for winners on the MT ..one is Laurence and this one!! Awesome :) #8480620

Patrick Rouzes level-classic March 25, 2010

Super creative title, fantastic tones, detail, clarity, pose & candid shot here, Rolan! Fantastic work again! WTG!

Hope things are going ok for you,Rolan! I continue to keep you in my thoughts & prayers! #8480699

Laura E. Swan level-classic March 25, 2010

..................... Photobucket ................. #8481149

Max Aureli March 26, 2010

I just see it!!!! LOL LOL
I will comment ... LOL lOL lOL!!!!! #8485396

Laura L. Gonzales level-classic March 26, 2010

A Fantastic capture Rolan!!! Hi Max!! Well seen and presented!!! WTG! Laura:)) #8485972

Lorna Shutter March 27, 2010

Finally we get to see our long lost friend again! Awesome capture, Bolan! Clever title as well! I like Stef's comment! LOLOL! :D
Hope the meds are working and you're feeling well, Rolan! :)
Everyone ... BEWARE OF THE SHARK!!! Ha! Ha! :) #8486573

Max Aureli March 27, 2010

Hum.... ... hum... :-).... let me go look what I have in my hard disk Mr. Rolan.... hum... LOL.. :-)) #8486609

Lorna Shutter March 27, 2010

... and the Battle begins!!! LOL! :D #8486621

Valentin M. Armianu April 18, 2010

Congratulations on this wonderful Finalist, Rolan! #8543817

Laura E. Swan level-classic April 18, 2010

OH BOY!!!! BROTHER ROLAN!!! BROTHER MAXY!!! HA! This is wonderful!!!

Huge congrats on your wonderful finalist!


-Sister Laura Photobucket #8543978

Tammy Espino April 18, 2010

Whoooooooo another one Big congrats on your finalist!! :) #8544228

Max Aureli April 18, 2010

Hum... I forgot about this!! And I can't believe it!!! .... Rolan... You ask for war and, I will give you war!!! #8544300

ROLAN NARMAN April 18, 2010

You're Welcome Max! #8544341

Max Aureli April 18, 2010

Any way that I can kill you????... ??????
... I want to kill also the judges for this!!! ..... .... what is wrong with them...???? Everything is wrong on this picture!!! ....
... I will take care of you Rolan... Don't worry... ... !!! LOL LOL
Just wait..... #8544403

Laura E. Swan level-classic April 18, 2010

Boys! BOYS! NO FIGHTING! #8544430

Renee Doyle April 18, 2010

Excellent work Rolan!! Congratulations!!!

Ellen Hodges April 18, 2010

HUge congrats on this fabulous finalist, Rolan!!!! Very best luck!!! #8544522

Patti Coblentz April 18, 2010

Bravo!!! Congratulations, Rolan!!

Pati #8544535

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic April 18, 2010

on your fantastic FINALIST
of this outstanding MAX image! 8o) #8544540

Graham Robards April 18, 2010

Congratulations Rolan on this wonderful shot and hope to see it again! ~Pat #8544555

Amy M. Wilson April 18, 2010

HUGE CONGRATULATIONS on your fantastic Finalist, Rolan!!! WTG ;o) #8544559

Max Aureli April 18, 2010

What Bravo??? There is nothing Bravo in here...!!!
I strongly discourage to look at this image!!!!
... everything it's wrong.... wrong....!!!

Lorna Shutter April 18, 2010

Woo Hoo!!!! CONGRATULATIONS Rolan, on being such a fabulous photographer to get such a great shot! ... and CONGRATULATIONS Max, on being the perfect UNSUSPECTING subject!!! LOL! I don't see anything wrong with it, Max ... To me, it's very very right! Ha! Ha! Oh, ... and I see a slight resemblance between you and the owl in the background! :)
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Laura E. Swan level-classic April 18, 2010

Sis, how come one of us looks smaller? #8544869

Sherran Andersen level-classic April 18, 2010

Congrats Rolan and Max! #8545845

Renata Gusciora April 18, 2010

Big congratualtions on this fantastic finalist,Rolan!!!:-) #8545852

Ann Coates level-classic April 18, 2010

Max the model now is it. Way to go Rolan. This is so cool and anything that makes Max bark or bite is really worth it. Congratulations on your fantastic finalist, Rolan. #8546118

Bojan Bencic level-classic April 18, 2010

Congratulations on your finalist, Rolan. :o) #8546504

Stefania Barbier level-addict April 18, 2010

fantastic finalist, ROla... huge congrats! #8546619

Laura L. Gonzales level-classic April 18, 2010

Congratulations Rolan on another fantastic Finalist!!!! Laura #8546711

Betsy Labuschagne April 19, 2010

Excellent capture, with a perfect title!! Congratulations Rolan!! #8546880

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic April 19, 2010

CONGRATZ. on another beautiful capture and Finalist Award, Rolan! Good luck in the next round!

UB. #8546919

Brett Dolsen April 19, 2010

Wonderfull Finalist image and congratulations Rolan!! #8547047

Laurence Saliba level-classic April 19, 2010

Brother in the news again!!! hehe Congrats Rolan!!!! #8547597

Beverley Scott April 19, 2010

Congratulations on this great finalist, Rolan! Great job of capturing an unsuspecting Max! #8547651

Boyd L. Alexander April 19, 2010

CONGRATULATIONS...on your wonderful Finalist Rolan! Good luck in the next round!! #8547749

Courtenay Vanderbilt April 19, 2010

Big Congratulations, my friend, on this wonderful Finalist! #8547752

Max Aureli April 19, 2010

LOL .... LOL.... You should check my gallery first... Rolan!! LOL LOL #8547831

Margaret R. Barry April 19, 2010

Congratulations on a fantastic finalist, Rolan! #8548544

isabel C. Zepeda level-classic April 19, 2010


CONGRATULATIONS on this great photo of your good friend Max, it`s nice to see him too.

Ysa... #8548985

Tiia Vissak April 19, 2010

Congratulations! #8549466

Rony Sagy April 19, 2010

Congratulations Roalan. This is a wonderful Finalist. #8550357

Daniella Puente April 19, 2010

Congratulations! #8550590

Patrick Rouzes level-classic April 19, 2010

Super capture of "The Max" here, Rolan! Congratulations on this amazing finalist! WTG! #8550995

Lydia Williams level-classic April 19, 2010

I am sure he did well, but you did outstanding catching him! Congratulations Rolan!

Best, Lydia #8551403

Sam Britt April 19, 2010

Congratulations, terrific finalist, Rolan! #8552037

Robyn A. Terrell April 20, 2010

Huge congrats on this fantastic finalist, Rolan! #8552899

Jeana Clark April 20, 2010

Outstanding Work AND MT Entry Rolan!!!
Congratulations on this fantastic Finalist!!!

~J~ #8553627

Susana Ms Heide April 20, 2010

Looks who's in the spotlight now!!! Max, you should be thankful to Rolan for getting your GOOD side!! LOL... But seriously, a wonderful capture of Max doing what he does best! CONGRATS Rolan on this finalsit!! #8554245

Nancy J. Locke April 20, 2010

You have great friends, Rolan!!! What a fine shot!!! SUPER CONGRATS!!!

How are you doing?

Blessings, Nancy J Locke #8554574

Debra R. Harder April 21, 2010

Hey Rolan...this is fabulous!!!! Fantastic details, lighting and comp. Huge congratulations on your outstanding finalist. How are you????? Wishing you all the best!! Deb #8558477

ROLAN NARMAN May 05, 2010

Thank you so much my dear friends! #8591375

Max Aureli May 05, 2010

Hum... yap... thank you so much my dear friend at BP... (Except Rolan) LOL #8591406

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