Mandrill 7

Uploaded: August 02, 2010


Exif: F Number: 1.8, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/50 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 2000, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 85.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II


Carolyn Keiser August 02, 2010

Beautiful Shot!! #1294190

Carol Eade level-addict August 02, 2010

Beautiful mandrill portrait! #8802313

Steve Miller August 02, 2010

Great clarity. Well done! #8802396

Sharon C. Hinze August 02, 2010

Incredible clarity, color, image!
Sharon #8802523

Freddy Bland August 03, 2010

Outstanding and gorgeous, Christopher!! Remarkable image!! #8803585

Robin R. August 03, 2010

Wonderful portrait. Detail and lighting are beautiful. #8803882

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic August 21, 2010

I see a winner in the making, Chris! Good luck.

UB. #8853424

Donna La Mattino Pagakis September 15, 2010

I agree, a winner! Outstanding details, beautiful colors and tonal quality. What a remarkable image Christopher! Congratulations! #8903472

Sherran Andersen level-classic September 15, 2010

Congrats. #8906078

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic September 15, 2010

Glad seeing this again on its way to the top, Chris! HUGE CONGRATZ on this fabulous Finalist and good luck in the next round.



Christopher M. Grant September 16, 2010

Thanks everyone for your kind comments. #8908312

Sharon C. Hinze September 16, 2010

I too believe this will go on to the next round! It really is a winner!
Sharon #8908393

Merna L. Nobile September 16, 2010

Congratulations on your Finalist Award! Merna #8911407

Phyllis H. Burchett September 17, 2010

Congrats on this fantastic first place winner! #8912848

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic September 17, 2010

Yes.... Huge CONGRATZ on the First Place Gold, Chris!!!!

UB. #8912894

Kerry Penn level-classic September 17, 2010

Congratulations on your First Place! This is awesome--such beautiful color and detail. :) #8912913

Rona L. Schwarz September 17, 2010

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S on the First Place GOLD WINNER, Chris!!!
Simply marvelous in every way! #8913026

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic September 17, 2010


Freddy Bland September 17, 2010

Many, many congratulations, Christopher! So well-deserved and it's beautiful!! #8913285

Nancy S. Kruskop September 17, 2010

Congratulations on your win - this truly is a stunning image!

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic September 17, 2010

On your First Place WINNER! 8o) #8913365

Gina Cormier level-classic September 17, 2010

That is one spectacular image!!!!!!!

Congrats!!!!!!!!!! #8913587

Liz blahh September 17, 2010

Congratulations on your awesome first place winner! #8913626

Gerri R. Jones September 17, 2010

Congratulations Chris! Really outstanding and emotive animal capture!!! #8913687

R. J. Laudenbacher level-classic September 17, 2010

This is sensational Chris...Congratulations on your fabulous first place win. #8913887

Jean-Pierre Ducondi September 17, 2010

JP #8913937

Patti Coblentz September 17, 2010

Outstanding, Chris!! Congratulations on this very well deserved 1st place win!!! #8914129

Anita Hogue September 17, 2010

Absolutely awesome Chris! CONGRATULATIONS! #8914146

Steve Miller September 17, 2010


Do you do Senior Portraits too? #8914387

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict September 17, 2010

It's hard to follow Steve's comment, LOL!

This is an amazing and very beautiful capture, Christopher! Hardy congrats on your first place win! #8914420

Jeana Clark September 18, 2010

A huge Congrats Chistopher for your outstanding 1st place Winner!!!
It's truly Stunning!!!!!

~J~ #8915470

Sharon Sawyer September 18, 2010

Christopher,HUGE congratulations on your outstanding First Place Win!!! #8916129

Tarun Bose September 18, 2010

Big congrats Christopher for your winner. #8916222

Kim Andelkovic September 18, 2010

Congrats on your wonderful win.....awesome image :-) #8916308

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic September 20, 2010

Congratulations on your beautiful 1st Place Winner Christopher! #8919759

Donna La Mattino Pagakis September 20, 2010

I'm pleased to see this among the top winning images! So well deserved Christopher! Congratulations on your First Place win!!!! #8919767

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic September 20, 2010

Just gorgeous, Christopher. Huge congrats. #8920111

Carol Eade level-addict September 21, 2010

Glad to see this again, congratulations Christopher! #8922353

Bill Houghton September 22, 2010

Christopher, Congratulations on your fantastic win. A truly magical shot. Have a great day, Bill

If you have time, check out my website:
Bill Houghton Photography


David M. Montero September 28, 2010

Outstanding clarity. Congratulations on your win Christopher! #8934461

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict November 09, 2010

Christopher, belated congratulations on your Win!!!

Dominick #9022458

Ana Hanley level-deluxe September 04, 2011

Outstanding! Congratulations on your win!

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