Eye Contact

© Anita Hogue

Eye Contact

Mary Timman 2/9/2012 5:04:04 AM

Fabulous shot Anita. Great detail and color. Love his little eyes. #1442216

Gary Enloe 2/9/2012 5:07:28 AM

Outstanding capture Anita. Color, detail and those eyes are fantastic #9973089

Tammy M. Anderson 2/9/2012 5:09:44 AM

So cute, Anita. Outstanding in every way. #9973093

Jeff Robinson 2/9/2012 5:18:41 AM

Wonderful expression and capture Anita! #9973109

Jack Gaskin 2/9/2012 6:03:45 AM

these little fellows are on the MENU for shooting when my brother gets down here.
Any tips on finding them & shooting would be most appreciated.

Happy Shooting
Jack #9973173

Robert R. Goodman 2/9/2012 6:48:49 AM

Hi Anita,Fantastic capture my friend.It's one of those WOW!!Shots!!!!! #9973238

Mary Beth Aiello 2/9/2012 7:56:14 AM

Let me congratulate you early, Anita, on this WINNER. Gorgeous in every way. #9973325

David Hurt 2/9/2012 10:50:24 AM

Right to my favorite photos. I agree with Mary, a winner for sure. #9973576

Mike Clime 2/9/2012 12:38:40 PM

What a cute capture and really like their eyes, Anita! #9973716

Anita Hogue 2/9/2012 4:07:58 PM

Thank you all so much! #9973966

Shelly A. Van Camp 2/9/2012 6:15:47 PM

Awwww, precious.....winner to me too! #9974157

Carol Eade 2/9/2012 6:22:32 PM

This is so cute, Anita! #9974173

Husain Akhtar 2/10/2012 4:06:40 AM

Wonderful capture and rework! #9974706

Terry Cervi 2/12/2012 12:45:19 PM

This is a wonderful find and shot, Anita! How lucky you were to spot this cutie!! #9979174

Linda D. Lester 2/16/2012 1:13:55 PM

What a cute baby!!! Love those eyes! #9985935

Ellen Hodges 2/28/2012 8:29:24 AM

Fabulous capture, Anita!! Dream shot!! #10011277

Kay E. Mahoney 3/25/2012 7:39:24 PM

Congratulations on your finalist. Good luck in the next round. #10054658

Robert R. Goodman 3/25/2012 7:48:57 PM

A big Congratulations on your beautiful finalist my friend!!!! #10054812

JO ANN CLEVELAND 3/25/2012 7:51:26 PM

Congratulations on this awesome finalist

jo ann c. #10054849

Ann Coates 3/25/2012 8:15:54 PM

Beautiful, congratulations on your finalist. #10055138

Usman M. Bajwa 3/25/2012 10:13:38 PM

Cool capture, Anita. CONGRATZ and good luck!

UB. #10055619

Deborah C. Lewinson 3/26/2012 4:23:03 AM

Gorgeous finalist, Anita!

Congrats and best wishes for the next round!
Debby #10056326

Stefania Barbier 3/26/2012 4:55:50 AM

congratulations on your wonderful finalist Anita!!! #10056488

Lynn M. Whitt 3/26/2012 5:28:04 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist... #10056630

The Judges at BetterPhoto.com 3/26/2012 11:05:19 AM

perfect background, sharpness and moment #10057876

Anita Hogue 3/26/2012 11:28:15 AM

Thanks so very much everyone! #10057941

Christopher Budny 3/26/2012 1:22:13 PM

Spectacular capture, Anita! Congratulations! #10058372

Emile Abbott 3/26/2012 1:59:51 PM

Congrats on another great finalist, Anita. #10058525

Merna L. Nobile 3/26/2012 3:07:55 PM

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Congratulations! Merna


Carol Eade 3/26/2012 5:20:01 PM

They are so cute, congratulations again Anita! #10059177

Renee Doyle 3/26/2012 6:02:55 PM

Excellent capture Anita!! Congratulations once again! #10059281

Phyllis H. Burchett 3/26/2012 7:06:30 PM

Congrats on this wonderful finalist! #10059561

Carol L. Fowler 3/26/2012 8:46:17 PM

Beautiful! Congrats #10059863

Patrick Rouzes 3/27/2012 9:10:21 AM

BIG Congratz, Anita! Good luck! #10061156

Patricia Seidler 3/27/2012 9:14:58 AM

Congratulations Anita on this wonderful finalist! #10061173

JO ANN CLEVELAND 3/28/2012 7:57:13 PM

Let me be the first to wish you Congratulations on your GOLD SECOND PLACE WIN Anita....

jo ann c. #10063968

Ellen Hodges 3/28/2012 7:59:19 PM

Huge congrats on a fab winner, Anita!!!! #10063972

Rona L. Schwarz 3/28/2012 8:43:18 PM

Fabulous, fabulous, Anita! You have many wonderful owl images, but this is a favorite for sure! Terrific rework - the eyes are so striking and the detail and clarity are marvelous! SUPER CONGRATULATIONS ON THIS OUTSTANDING SECOND PLACE WINNER! #10064110

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 3/28/2012 9:13:13 PM

This image makes me smile Anita, I love it. Congratulations on your super win! #10064170

Deborah C. Lewinson 3/28/2012 9:25:11 PM

Congrats on your win, Anita!

Debby #10064208

Mariann Kovats 3/28/2012 9:42:33 PM

Congratulations Anita on your gold win! Fantastic capture! #10064250

Kathy Salerni 3/28/2012 10:10:07 PM

Congrats on winning the Gold, Anita! #10064307

Stefania Barbier 3/28/2012 10:43:25 PM

congratulations on your beautiful winner!!! #10064353

Tiia Vissak 3/29/2012 2:54:15 AM

Congratulations on your Winner! #10064601

Renee Doyle 3/29/2012 3:18:10 AM

Well deserved!! Congratulations Anita!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #10064686

Tammy M. Anderson 3/29/2012 3:35:43 AM

Congrats on a great winner, Anita. #10064742

Agnes Fegan 3/29/2012 4:27:37 AM

Terrific image Anita...congratulations!!! #10064867

Mary Timman 3/29/2012 4:50:42 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful winner. #10064920

Jessica Jenney 3/29/2012 5:13:21 AM

Congratulations, Anita on your fabulous winner! #10064964

Linda D. Lester 3/29/2012 5:52:03 AM

WTG!!! Congratulations Anita! #10065062

Anita Hogue 3/29/2012 8:27:58 AM

Thank you all so much........ #10065384

Memoriee G. Sconce 3/29/2012 9:57:38 AM

Love the eyes. Great comp congrats
Memoriee #10065469

Irene Colling 3/29/2012 10:02:53 AM

How exciting to see and photograph this bird. Great photography Anita.

Congratulations on your worthy Gold award. #10065479

Terry Cervi 3/29/2012 12:40:15 PM

Congrats on your fantastic win, Anita! #10065689

Robert R. Goodman 3/29/2012 12:55:27 PM

Big Congratulations Anita!!!! #10065718

Mike Clime 3/29/2012 1:36:05 PM

Congratulations, Anita! #10065785

Phyllis H. Burchett 3/29/2012 4:22:21 PM

Congrats on this fabulous winner! #10066092

Carol Eade 3/29/2012 6:00:01 PM

Warm congratulations, Anita! #10066258

R. J. Laudenbacher 3/29/2012 6:44:30 PM

Fabulous capture, Anita. Congrats on your win. #10066354

Amanda D. Austwick 3/30/2012 5:25:29 AM

Anita, what a fabulous capture, and so well deserving of a Gold Badge!!! #10066892

Amanda J. Tanner 3/30/2012 5:55:38 AM

Congratulations Anita on this wonderful Gold Winner! #10066925

Tarun Bose 3/30/2012 10:00:45 AM

Big congrats Anita for your winner. #10067198

Anita Hogue 3/30/2012 5:57:44 PM

Thank you, thank you so much.........Anita #10067943

Karen Celella 3/31/2012 5:17:32 AM

Congratulations on your fabulous winner, Anita! #10068449

Lorna Shutter 3/31/2012 8:54:50 AM

Wow!!! What an incredible capture, Anita!!! CONGRATULATIONS on your well-deserved 1st Place Win!!!!! :)
Photobucket #10068748

Lorna Shutter 3/31/2012 8:55:52 AM

Whoops! Just noticed it was a 2nd Place Win! ... Should have been a 1st! Ha! Ha! :) #10068750

Emile Abbott 4/1/2012 11:03:14 AM

Congrats Anita on well deserved gold winner. #10070408

Merna L. Nobile 4/2/2012 11:36:39 PM

Winning The Gold, The Photo of the Day and also the “Grand Prize” is such an honor after days of taking photographs and doing your best to present them in a professional way, you realize that it is well worth it, and to graciously share them with us.
Thank you and Congratulations. Merna #10072973

Usman M. Bajwa 4/4/2012 3:37:51 AM

C O N G R A T Z ......Anita!!!

UB. #10074461

David M. Montero 4/4/2012 4:41:08 PM

This is such a great capture of this little guy. Congratulations on a well deserved win Anita! #10075369

Bojan Bencic 4/7/2012 6:21:11 AM

Love the colors in the eyes, Anita. Congratulations on your win! #10079495

Linda D. Lester 4/25/2012 5:19:58 AM

So cool seeing this on Snap shot! Way to go! #10108607

Debra R. Harder 4/25/2012 8:35:31 AM

Love, love, love this image, Anita!! Amazing!!!!! Congrats on being featured in Snapshot!! Deb #10108792

Nancy Marie Ricketts 4/25/2012 8:42:38 AM

Such a great shot, Anita. It is no wonder why they picked your image for this week's Snapshot gallery. WTG! #10108809

Amanda D. Austwick 4/25/2012 10:36:58 AM

Congratulations Anita for being the primary photo featured in SnapShot!!! #10108942

Kim Andelkovic 4/25/2012 1:42:24 PM

Congrats Anita on your Snapshot feature and on your wonder win. totally awesome image :-) #10109098

Cindy Bendush 4/25/2012 8:36:34 PM

What a cutie!!! Congratulations on your win and Snapshot feature! #10109508

Stefania Barbier 5/7/2012 3:49:37 AM

GORGEOUS!!! #10127204

Linda D. Lester 5/10/2012 7:45:33 AM

Awesome work! I would love to see these owls one day! Congratulations on your gold! #10132289

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Little baby burowing owl shot in Key Colon Beach, Florida. An image from a few months back that I reworked.

Exif: F Number: 7.1, Exposure Bias Value: 0.33, ExposureTime: 1/800 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 400.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Uploaded on 2/9/2012 4:52:29 AM

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