Uploaded: April 24, 2010 09:50:01


F/8, 1/80sec., ISO-200, 290mm focal length, 150-500mm lens, textures add in PS


Amy M. Wilson April 24, 2010

Love this version with color and treatment... such a cutie; beautifully done, Becky!! #1262199

R. J. Laudenbacher level-deluxe April 24, 2010

Thank you Amy! Can you tell I was having trouble making up my mind today! LOL. I really appreciate you commenting on both of them! LOL #8567548

Jean-Pierre Ducondi level-classic April 26, 2010

Great treatment and wonderful pose and expression. Great work.
JP #8570331

Karen Celella level-deluxe April 26, 2010

The texture gives it a warmer, more personal feel. Great shot Becky! #8570554

Courtenay Vanderbilt April 26, 2010

Holy Cow, now that's a 'joyous' bear! Great capture of a wonderful expression, Becky! #8571360

Kim Andelkovic April 26, 2010

awwwwwwwwww so cute this is priceless......love it. Great effects. #8571606

R. J. Laudenbacher level-deluxe April 26, 2010

Thank you so much JP, Karen, Courtenay and Kim. I really appreciate your comments. #8571625

Dianna Murphy April 28, 2010

Awesome tones, timing, light... perfection. A winner. #8576029

Terry Cervi level-classic April 28, 2010

NICE ONE, DORIS!!! Super work and a great shot!! #8577293

R. J. Laudenbacher level-deluxe April 30, 2010

Thank you so much Dianna and Carol! #8580061

Patricia Seidler May 24, 2010

Congratulations Becky on this wonderful finalist! #8633023

Carol Eade level-addict May 24, 2010

Warm congratulations on your finalist, RJ! #8633870

Courtenay Vanderbilt May 24, 2010

Hey, Big Congrats, Becky! #8633983

Danny B. Head level-deluxe May 24, 2010

Beautiful finalist. ( he looks like me at meal time). lol #8634626

Amy M. Wilson May 24, 2010

Awww..... SO glad to see this again... BIG congratulations on your fantastic Finalist, Becky!!! #8636004

Jean-Pierre Ducondi level-classic May 24, 2010

Fantastic finalist Becky - Big congrats.
JP #8636039

Val Feldman level-deluxe May 24, 2010

Beautiful, RJ! A wonderful capture...congrats and kudos and wishing you all the best in the upcoming round! ~Val #8636810

Rona L. Schwarz May 24, 2010

Terrific capture of this little guy, Becky! Great expression on his face and wonderful treatment! CONGRATULATIONS on your superb FINALIST and Good luck in the next round! #8637103

Dawn M. Schneider May 24, 2010

I so love bears, this is such a fantastic image, congrats on your finalist #8637292

Karen Celella level-deluxe May 25, 2010

And another congratulations Becky on your third wonderful finalist. #8638858

Nadia Paul May 25, 2010

Congrats on this wonderful finalist RJ! #8639642

Amanda D. Austwick level-classic May 25, 2010

I'm such a Bear Lover! Love this image, and Congratulations on this Finalist award!!! #8640477

Kim Andelkovic June 03, 2010

Belated congrats again Becky, so happy it got finalist but sad it didn't win......this is an amazing shot. #8663435

R. J. Laudenbacher level-deluxe June 05, 2010

I was so surprised to when I returned from a two week trip to find this as one of the finalist. Thank you all so very much for all your kind comments and wishes of congratulations. #8668203

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