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The Big Surprise
The Big Surprise

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Susana Ms Heide

 
 
 
- Carrie M. Groseclose

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Absolutely adorable expression! Love the red hat
and lighting! Carrie


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February 07, 2009

 

Michelle Alton
  Babies in adult hats can be magnificent...like this one, Susana. Great lighting!


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February 07, 2009

 
divinelovephotography.com - Donna La Mattino Pagakis

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  Too cute and funny Susana, those eyes~!


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February 07, 2009

 

Dale Hardin
  Stunning image Susana. Love the composition, the color, tones and of course the eyes and expression. Couldn't be better.


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February 07, 2009

 
- Linda L. Ruiz

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  I just love the lighting. You caught this on perfectly.


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February 07, 2009

 
- Kay E. Mahoney

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  Nice capture, Susana. She is adorable. Love that hat.


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February 07, 2009

 

Melissa Olsen
  Outstanding clarity, color and light. Your composition is wonderful!


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February 07, 2009

 

Susana Ms Heide
  Thank you Carrie, Michelle, Donna, Dale, Linda, Kay and Melissa! She had so many cute expressions but also lots of smiles :o)


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February 07, 2009

 
- Ron Jones

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  Nicely composed, Susana. The expression and color are outstanding but it is the framing that makes this image exceptional.


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February 07, 2009

 

Joy Rector
  how precious


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February 07, 2009

 

Lynne Morris
  Haha, this is so adorable Susana, great light, tones and comp.


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February 07, 2009

 

Melissa G. Meiselman
  OHHH that red hat is really something, Susana!!! Her expression is simply priceless and your photo is terrific!!!


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February 07, 2009

 
- Mitch Spence

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  Great, Susana. She'll either love this when she's grown or hate it and hide it from perspective suitors. :)


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February 07, 2009

 

Dianna Murphy
  Well I think you have a winner. Wonderful!


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February 07, 2009

 

Susana Ms Heide
  Many THANKS to each one of you (Ron, Joy, Lynne, Melissa, Mitch and Dianna) for responding with such positive comments! Mitch, lol on your comment... no kidding :o)


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February 07, 2009

 

Sheila D. Robertson
  Too Cute! Your timing, pov, light and comp are beautiful


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February 07, 2009

 

Jane Holestine
  Gorgeous! Adorable expression, great comp, lighting and color.


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February 08, 2009

 
- Nikki McDonald

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  Terrific expression you caught here, Susana, and the angle of presentation is just right. Great lighting and color.


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February 08, 2009

 

Susana Ms Heide
  Sheila, Jane and Nikki: Thanks for the wonderful messages!!


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February 08, 2009

 

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  A adorable and cut expression on this one,Susana beautiful work


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February 08, 2009

 
- Eva Pastor

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  I love it! Great expression on the little girl's face ... and the red hat ... perfect!


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February 08, 2009

 

Susana Ms Heide
  I'm glad you liked it Walter and Eva! THANK YOU!


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February 08, 2009

 

Nancy J. Locke
  How precious and adorable. This will be one happy baby when she grows up and has this pic to treasure. :D

Cheers! Nancy L


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February 09, 2009

 

Gena L. Talbot
  So adorable and with perfect lighting! Love this image Susana :) Great work!!!


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February 10, 2009

 

Susana Ms Heide
  Thank you very much Nancy and Gena!!


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February 11, 2009

 

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  What a fun portrait! And you really achieved clarity in those eyes!


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February 14, 2009

 

Susana Ms Heide
  Thank you very much, Deborah!!


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February 15, 2009

 

Corinne M. Thompson
  Her expression is pricelss, fabulous portrait!


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February 27, 2009

 
chuckbrutonphotography.com

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  Beautiful,
Inspires me to want mine better
Well done


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February 28, 2009

 

Datha Y. Thompson
  P E R F E C T ! ! ! !


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March 01, 2009

 

Susana Ms Heide
  Corinne, Chuck and Datha: It means a lot to get your positive reviews! THANKS!


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March 09, 2009

 

Howard B. Cheek
  This is wonderful Susana..
And that's an understatement :)
Very well done!
Howard


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March 10, 2009

 

Susana Ms Heide
  Thank you Howard for your compliments!


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March 11, 2009

 

Max Aureli
  he he ... It just make me laugh this portrait!!! :-))
What expression and what hat on this gorgeous baby!!! Great lights and the moment was captured very well, Susana!!
Hope to see this one gorgeous portrait ... in a few days by now!!!
Fantastic work and you do a great portraits photography, my friend!!


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March 23, 2009

 

Susana Ms Heide
  Max, I really appreciate your generous compliments on my work! Thank you for taking the time to look!


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March 23, 2009

 
- Mary Beth Aiello

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  It doeosn't get any cuter than this. Huge congrats on this beautiful finalist Susana.


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March 25, 2009

 

David M. Montero
  Beautiful!!! Congratulations Susana!!!


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March 25, 2009

 

Elida Gutierrez
  Cute, cute, cute, CONGRATULATIONS!!!


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March 25, 2009

 

Susan Fox
  Congratulations Susana!


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March 25, 2009

 

Michelle Alton
  Brilliant finalist, Susana. I have loved this from the start!


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March 25, 2009

 
lesliesphotographs.com - Leslie McLain

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  Congrats on your beautiful finalist.


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March 25, 2009

 

Pat Gamwell
  I can see a 'gold' coming! SUPERB finalist!


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March 25, 2009

 
- Terry L. Ellis

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  An exquisite finalist, Susana! A joy to view! Congratulations!


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March 25, 2009

 

Debra R. Harder
  OMGOSH, Susana! This put a huge smile on my face. Absolutely PRECIOUS!! Congratulations on another brilliant finalist! Deb


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March 25, 2009

 

Michelle L. Frick
  Tee hee - I knew we'd see this again! Congratulations Susana!


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March 25, 2009

 
- Sherran Andersen

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  Congrats on your finalist. Sherran


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March 25, 2009

 
- Laurence Saliba

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  ADORABLE!!!!!!! Congrats again Susana!!!!


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March 25, 2009

 

Gena L. Talbot
  Congratulations on this WONDERFUL finalist Susana! Huge Favorite of mine for sure :) Great Work!!!


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March 25, 2009

 

Susana Ms Heide
  All of your messages have been so encouraging! THANKS so much, everyone!!!


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March 25, 2009

 

Nick Lagos
  One can't help but smile when you see this..perfect timing..well done Susana.. good luck with it


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March 25, 2009

 

Susie Peek-Swint
  This is so adorable Susana ~ congrats on a well-deserved finalist!


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March 26, 2009

 
- Angie Sidles

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  Absolutely ADORABLE!! So well deserved Susana. Congrats! Hope to see it again! :)


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March 26, 2009

 
divinelovephotography.com - Donna La Mattino Pagakis

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  You already know I love this Susana! Congratulations on your finalist!


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March 26, 2009

 

Susan Fox
  Congratulations on your win Susana!


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March 26, 2009

 

Max Aureli
  Congratulations Susana for this fantastic Winner!!!!! :-))))


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March 26, 2009

 
- Larry L. Redmon

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  Fantastic portrait, Susana! Congratulations!


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March 26, 2009

 

Erin Kirsten
  Congratulations on your finish!! This is so phenomenally done and so amazingly cute!!


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March 26, 2009

 

A P
  So cute
CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR OUTSTANDING WINNER!!


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March 26, 2009

 
- Evy Johansen

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  Love it, Susana!! Big congratulations on this wonderful and well deserved win!!


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March 26, 2009

 

Wendy Moghadam
  This is priceless!! Congratulations on your win!


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March 26, 2009

 

Pat Gamwell
  A perfect GOLD WINNER, Susana! Not at all surprised! Big congrats!


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March 26, 2009

 

Kate Baumgartner
  Innocence and simplicity. Congratulations. Looking forward to seeing more of your work.


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March 26, 2009

 

Susana Ms Heide
  Many THANKS to each one of you for the kind messages (Nick, Susie, Angie, Donna, Susan, Max, Larry, Erin, Ann, Evy, Wendy, Pat and Kate)!! I truly appreciate all the support! :o)))


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March 26, 2009

 

Tiia Vissak
  Congratulations!


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March 27, 2009

 

Max Aureli
  he he he :-))) I was not wrong, Susana!!! :-)))


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March 27, 2009

 
- Laurence Saliba

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  A BIG Congratulations!!!!


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March 27, 2009

 

JO ANN CLEVELAND
  This is adorable!
Congratulations on this awesome gold winner Susana!

jo ann c.


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March 27, 2009

 

Judi Morrissey
  Congrats! What a wonderful expression!


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March 27, 2009

 
- Mitch Spence

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  No surprise here, Susana. A great portrait.


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March 27, 2009

 

Rhonda Burger
  C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S !!!
Rhonda


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March 27, 2009

 
- Mary Beth Aiello

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  Huge congrats on bringing home the Gold, Susana.


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March 27, 2009

 
heartsongphotography.com - Cora Miller

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  Simply delightful. You can't help but smile looking at this cute expression and the hat frames it perfectly. Congratulations on your win, Susana.


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March 27, 2009

 

Walter Graziano
  Wonderful capture of a fabulous expression!!! Congratulations on your WIN!


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March 28, 2009

 

Susana Ms Heide
  WOW!! I'm in AWE of all the support!! THANK YOU so very much everyone!!!


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March 28, 2009

 
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  Susana, congratulations...I love the bight red hat and clarity in this shot...


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March 28, 2009

 

Candy Avera
  Quite adorable! Congrats!


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March 28, 2009

 
- Renee Doyle

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  This really is simply superb!!! Big congrats to you Susana!!!


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March 28, 2009

 

Michael Umbreit
  Susana - Congratulations on your win! Wow, what a shot! - Mike


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March 28, 2009

 
- Terry L. Ellis

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  Brings a huge smile to my face everytime I see it. Congratulations, Susana! A sensational win!


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March 28, 2009

 
divinelovephotography.com - Donna La Mattino Pagakis

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  Congratulations on your win Susana, so cute!


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March 28, 2009

 

Christian Rosito
  Congratulations on your win Susana!


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March 29, 2009

 

Anna Diederich
  How adorable! Congratulations, Susana!!


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March 29, 2009

 

Susana Ms Heide
  I apprecite each one of your messages!!! THANKS guys!!!


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March 30, 2009

 

Katarina Mansson
  YEAH lovely to see this with a yellow badge - congratulations Susana!


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March 31, 2009

 
- Les Rhoades

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  Congrats on your selection for the BP SNAP-SHOT newsletter #414


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March 31, 2009

 
- Dr Silly

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  WOW, Awesome portrait. Congrats on the Gold and the selection for the BP Snap-Shot news letter. :O)


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March 31, 2009

 

Datha Y. Thompson
  OMG I love this soooo much!!! Everything about it is just PERFECT!!!
A belated Congrats on the GOLD!!! (no suprise) and another CONGRATULATIONS for being Featured in Snap-Shot!!! YGG :)


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March 31, 2009

 
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  Love the baby's expression and the red hat, so precious, so adorable.


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March 31, 2009

 

Corinne M. Thompson
  Congrats on both, the win and your SnapShot feature!


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March 31, 2009

 

Susie Peek-Swint
  Many congrats Susana ~ both the gold and snap-shot feature .. adorable capture!


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March 31, 2009

 
- Mitch Spence

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  You bet, big congratulations on both!


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March 31, 2009

 
divinelovephotography.com - Donna La Mattino Pagakis

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  Congratulations on your SNAPSHOT gallery feature Susana!!!! This image makes me smile every time!!


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March 31, 2009

 

Colleen Farrell
  This is SO cute--great title. She's saying, "But I'm too young for the Red Hat Society!" lol Big congrats on a most well-deserved WIN and feature in Snapshot!


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March 31, 2009

 

Susana Ms Heide
  Now I'm the one who got a "Big Surprise" by having BP choose this for the SNAP SHOT newsletter! Thank you so much for the honor, BP!! And a BIG THANK YOU to all of you, my wonderful friends here at BP, for the congrats!! You better believe that I'm smiling today :o)


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March 31, 2009

 

Cesar J. La Rosa
  Big Congratulations on your SnapShot Gallery Feature, Susana!!! I was so happy to see those familiar eyes when I opened my inbox this morning. You're an excellent photographer and this recognition is very well-deserved.
Congratulations, my friend!!!
Cesar


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March 31, 2009

 

Max Aureli
  he he he :-))))
Yahooooo Susanaaaaaa!!!!! :-))))
Where is the snap-shot feature??? Where I can find it??? :-))


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March 31, 2009

 

Susana Ms Heide
  http://www.betterphoto.com/snapshots/archive.asp?snapNumber=414


I believe that link should work, Max! You can subscribe to receive BP's newsletters and mailings. Thanks for the enthusiastic cheer Max and thank you Cesar for your constant support!


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March 31, 2009

 

Max Aureli
  Thank you Susana. Yes, your image of the surprised red hat baby girl is in that link!!! LOL!!! :-))
Really happy for you... great shot and great achievements!!!! Brava :-)))


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March 31, 2009

 

Susana Ms Heide
  Glad you found the newsletter, Max and thanks agan for your kind words!!


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March 31, 2009

 
- Usman M. Bajwa

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  CONGRATS. on getting Golden

Usman.


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April 01, 2009

 
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  Congratulations Susana on your 2nd Win!!!


Dominick


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April 02, 2009

 

Elida Gutierrez
 




CONGRATULATIONS!!!

"Cup Full of Daisies"


A Special Trophy for

"February Winners"


 


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April 02, 2009

 

Kathy L. Clark   Susana congrats on our absolutely fabulous winner and snap shot of the day. What a beautiful baby and wonderful portrait.


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April 02, 2009

 

Susana Ms Heide   Thank you very much Usman, Dominick, Elida and Kathy! And a special THANK YOU to Elida for that special gesture of creating these beautiful trophies every month! :o))


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April 02, 2009

 
- Susan Jane Allen

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Susan Jane Allen's Gallery   SO AMAZINGLY SWEET! Congratulations!


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April 04, 2009

 

Thomas E. Hinds   This is simply a stunning, precious image! What a beautiful little one and what an expression captured! I have so enjoyed my visit to your gallery! Awesome stuff everywhere!


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September 10, 2009

 

Susana Ms Heide   Thank you so much Susan!! Thomas, I truly appreciate the time you took to check out my gallery! Thank you for the generous compliments :o)


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September 11, 2009

 
- Christine Lobsinger

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Christine Lobsinger's Gallery   Outstanding baby portrait and HAT and LIGHTING!!!
WOWO...
I can't seem to get out of your gallery Susana!
SMILING WITH YOU,
Chris


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November 26, 2010

 

Susana Ms Heide   Christina, it has been an honor to have you stop in my gallery and shower me with such wonderful compliments!!! You've been very encouraging! THANKS a mil!!


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December 14, 2010

 

Cynthia j. Lesley   Wonderful photo and what a great job taking this photo.


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