The Boys

Uploaded: December 26, 2010


Exif: F Number: 8, Exposure Bias Value: 1.00, ExposureTime: 1/250 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 1600, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 95.00 mm, Model: NIKON D3


Christian Rosito December 26, 2010

Just beautiful!!!! Great composition! #1338656

Bojan Bencic level-classic December 26, 2010

Beautiful photo, Phyllis. Great composition and treatment. #9125752

Linda L. Ruiz level-classic December 26, 2010

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Danny B. Head level-deluxe December 26, 2010

Nice view of the boys! I really like the processing and POV. #9125885

Gina Cormier level-classic December 26, 2010

Fantastic composition and tones!!! Beautiful!! #9126041

Michelle Alton December 26, 2010

Perfection. #9126121

JO ANN CLEVELAND December 26, 2010

Totally gorgeous Phyllis! Hope you had a wonderful Christmas darlin'

jo ann c. #9126275

Phyllis H. Burchett December 26, 2010

Thank you so much everyone....Happy day after Christmas! #9126375

Rona L. Schwarz December 26, 2010

Fabulous composition and treatment, Phyllis! Love the colors and tones - absolutely gorgeous! Hope you had a great Christmas - Happy Boxing Day! #9126444

Debra R. Harder December 29, 2010

Love, love, love this, Phyllis!! This is absolutely beautiful!!! A fav for me!! Deb #9130945

Kathy Salerni level-classic December 29, 2010

What a beautiful image, Phyllis! I love the POV, tones and treatment! Happy New Year! #9131246

Phyllis H. Burchett December 29, 2010

Thanks yall....Rona, I have a confession to make. I had to look up what Happy Boxing Day meant! #9131435

Irene Colling level-classic December 29, 2010

Fantastic POV and composition Phyllis. You skillfully captured a wonderful sceen and the tones/exposure is perfect. #9131865

Stan Kwasniowski December 29, 2010

Phyllis, wonderful, just love it #9131886

Carla Capra level-classic December 30, 2010

Hi Phyllis;
Great image!!
I like the way the trees and fence lead you straight to the horses. The conversion and treatment is perfection. Thanks for sharing this one, its great.
;) CC #9132928

Emile Abbott level-deluxe January 02, 2011

Love this one Phyllis. Nice lines and love the snow. #9139235

Phyllis H. Burchett January 02, 2011

Thank you Irene, Stan, Carla and Emile! #9139557

Karen Slagle January 03, 2011

What a fabulous horse capture, Phyllis. I love the b/w... #9140954

Karen Celella level-deluxe January 04, 2011

Fabulous composition and wonderful choice for B&W, Phyllis! The leading line of that fence really gives depth. #9141964

Phyllis H. Burchett January 05, 2011

Thanks Karen S. and Karen C.! #9145130

Fanie Heymans January 06, 2011

Fantastic capture. So adorable. Love the black and white. Looks like a winner to me. #9145674

Cheryl Schneider January 18, 2011

Wonderful image. Congratulations! #9171302

Linda L. Ruiz level-classic January 18, 2011


Nancy (Peaches) Harker January 18, 2011


HUGE CONGRATS on your finalist!
Best of luck in the next round!


Kathy Salerni level-classic January 18, 2011

A big congrats on your beautiful finalist and best of luck in the next round, Phyllis! #9172045

Bojan Bencic level-classic January 19, 2011

Congratulations on your finalist, Phyllis. #9172604

Stefania Barbier level-addict January 19, 2011

fantastic finalist, congratulations!!! #9172696

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict January 19, 2011

Wow, love this image, Phyllis! Congratulations on your finalist!

Debby #9172989

Fanie Heymans January 19, 2011

Excellent, Congrats on your finalist, Phyllis! #9173427

Karen Celella level-deluxe January 19, 2011

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Phyllis! #9173617

Danny B. Head level-deluxe January 19, 2011

I really liked this when I first saw it! Congrats! #9173999

Emile Abbott level-deluxe January 19, 2011

Congratulation on another outstanding finalist, Phyllis #9174352

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic January 19, 2011

Congrats on your beautiful Finalist Phyllis! You really have an eye for beautiful scenery and horses! #9174723

Allen Hughes January 19, 2011

Outstanding in all aspects. A winner as far as I'm concerned. #9175465

Songbird Cline level-classic January 19, 2011

LOVE IT!! beautiful image! #9175847

Patrick Rouzes level-classic January 19, 2011

CONGRATULATIONS on this incredible finalist, Phyllis! WTG! #9176666

Rona L. Schwarz January 19, 2011

Another spectacular Finalist, Phyllis! Love this composition and your treatment! CONGRATULATIONS and Good luck in the next round! #9176683

Karen Slagle January 19, 2011

Everything about this is fantastic. Big congrats, Phyllis. #9176858

Freddy Bland January 19, 2011

Congratulations, Phyllis!! A stunning image and Finalist!!! #9176990

Carla Capra level-classic January 19, 2011

Always great when one of my Fav's makes it as a Finalist....CONGRATULATIONS.
;) cc #9177138

Phyllis H. Burchett January 19, 2011

Thanks everyone and congrats to all December finalists! #9177590

Debra R. Harder January 19, 2011

Love this, Phyllis! Happy to see this gorgeous image again! Huge congratulations!!! Deb #9177855

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic January 19, 2011

superb pov and comp, Phyllis. CONGRATZ on this and your other three Finalists, and good luck up next!!

UB. #9178176

Stan Kwasniowski January 19, 2011

Phyllis, congratulations #9178178

Renee Doyle level-classic January 19, 2011

Awesome work and finalist Phyllis!! Congratulations! #9178396

Nadia Paul January 19, 2011

So beautiful - congrats Phyllis! #9178443

Steve M. Harrington January 19, 2011

A fine finalist, Phyllis. I like the feel of this image very much.
Steve #9178619

Merna L. Nobile January 19, 2011

I can only imagine how proud you must be feeling right now. What wonderful news! CONGRATULATIONS, Merna #9179057

Cindy Bendush level-classic January 19, 2011

Beautiful tones and line Phyllis! - Congratulations on this and all of your deserving finalists! #9179106

Nikki McDonald level-classic January 20, 2011

I love the composition and treatment here, Phyllis. Congratulations on your finalist and good luck in the next round. #9179504

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe January 20, 2011

Congrats on your Finalist Phyllis!! Jeff #9179549

Irene Colling level-classic January 21, 2011

Congratulations on your fine Finalist Phyllis. I had this one pegged for a winner. #9183339

Kim Andelkovic January 21, 2011

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist :-) #9184065

Phyllis H. Burchett January 22, 2011

Thank you so much for your wonderful comments everyone! #9184732

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe January 22, 2011

Congratulations on your incredible finalist Phyllis! #9185736

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe January 23, 2011

Huge congrats on a fab winner, Phyllis!!! #9187886

Karen Slagle January 23, 2011

One of my faves. I'm so happy to see this awesome image with the gold, Phyllis. Congrats..... #9187970

Cheryl Schneider January 23, 2011

Excellent, Phyllis. Congratulations!!! #9188115

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic January 23, 2011

on your very deserving
Second Place Winner! 8o) #9188132

Patti Coblentz January 23, 2011

I just love this image, Phyllis...big congratulations on your win! #9188232

Erica Murphy level-deluxe January 23, 2011

Absolutely gorgeous Phyllis!! Congratulations!! #9188473

Cathy Barrows January 23, 2011

Congrats on your win! #9188539

Phyllis H. Burchett January 23, 2011

Thanks so much you guys! #9188640

JO ANN CLEVELAND January 23, 2011

Big congratulations on this awesome 2nd Place Win Phyllis, this was one of my all time favorites!

jo ann c. #9188649

Kathy Cline level-classic January 23, 2011

You Go Girl! Hope to catch up with you in Georgia this spring.

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict January 23, 2011

Congrats again, Phyllis, a fabulous winner!!! #9188832

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic January 23, 2011

Congratulations on your 2nd place winner, Phyllis. #9188894

Renee Doyle level-classic January 23, 2011

Double Gold!!! HUGE congrats once again Phyllis!!! Fantastic! #9188901

Stan Kwasniowski January 23, 2011

Phyllis, congratulations #9188935

Patrick Rouzes level-classic January 23, 2011

Congratulations on another incredible winner, Phyllis! WTG! #9188999

Phyllis H. Burchett January 23, 2011

Thanks so much everyone, "The Boys" will be so proud! #9189061

Rona L. Schwarz January 23, 2011

WTG, Phyllis! A Double Winner!!! And a favorite of mine...HUGE CONGRATULATIONS ON ANOTHER GOLD WINNER! #9189087

Kathy Salerni level-classic January 23, 2011

WTG!! Two Golds, Phyllis! I'm very happy for you! #9189201

Fanie Heymans January 24, 2011

Congratulations on your beautiful winning picture Phyllis! Well deserved win, well done! #9189382

Michelle Alton January 24, 2011

Wonderful artistic winning image, Phyllis. Congratulations! #9189446

Shirley A. Kinney January 24, 2011

Sooooo beautiful, Phyllis. Congrats on your win. #9189687

Gina Cormier level-classic January 24, 2011

Congrats on this gorgeous winner!!!! #9190062

Carla Capra level-classic January 24, 2011

Ah Phyllis I'm so happy for you, I'm over here do'n my best Happy Dance!!
Love this image sending you congratulations on this win!!!
;) CC #9190139

Val Feldman level-deluxe January 24, 2011

Heart-stoppingly beautiful, Phyllis...I marvel at your fine photo skills, as well as, your keen photo eye for the beautiful...Congratulations - a fine month for you - two Golds!! - both so well-deserved! WTG! #9190279

Debra R. Harder January 24, 2011

You know I love this, Phyllis! Huge congratulations on another BEAUTIFUL GOLD WINNER!! Deb #9190512

Karen Celella level-deluxe January 24, 2011

Congratulations on another wonderful Gold winner, Phyllis. B&W is difficult and you really found the key for this gorgeous image. #9190530

Linda Blair January 24, 2011

Great win Phyllis...congrats!!!!!!! #9190675

Phyllis H. Burchett January 24, 2011

Thanks so much to all my BP friends, your comments are very, very much appreciated! #9191268

Nadia Paul January 24, 2011

A wonderful winner Phyllis - congrats! #9191907

Danny B. Head level-deluxe January 25, 2011

Phyliss, congrats on both of your winners! I love them both! #9192767

Monika Sapek level-classic January 25, 2011

I like this unique composition, perspective and lovely tones in this one! Huge congratulations on your Winner, Phyllis! #9193256

Wanda Judd level-addict January 25, 2011

Congratulations...what beautiful work
on both your great shots... #9193422

Mary Timman January 25, 2011

This is just beautiful. Congratulations! #9193786

Phyllis H. Burchett January 25, 2011

Thank you Nadia, Danny, Monika, Wanda and Mary! #9193931

Stephanie Frey January 25, 2011

A favorite! Congratulations on a beautiful win! #9194049

Mark Dodge January 25, 2011

Brilliant composition. Awesome in b&w. Congratulations on your gold! #9194107

Sam Britt January 25, 2011

Congratulations on your Second Place Winner, Phyllis!! #9194190

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic January 27, 2011


UB. #9197121

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe January 27, 2011

Congratulations on your win Phyllis, incredible and beautiful! #9198038

Pranay Koka January 28, 2011

perfect composition. Congratulations on you well deserved win!! #9199037

lynn carter January 30, 2011

beautiful, well deserved winner #9202199

Michael M. Petrizzo January 31, 2011

Just great Phyllis. Big congrats. Love it. #9204295

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic February 01, 2011

on your FEATURED photo, and
2nd Place WINNER! 8o) #9205444

Kim Andelkovic February 01, 2011

Congrats on getting the featured photo :-) #9205501

Rosemary Sampson level-classic February 01, 2011

Great leading limes. Love the placement of the tree so big. Effects are well done!


Loan Tran level-deluxe February 01, 2011

WOW, agree with the previous comment, great image with leading lines, tree placement and lovely treatment. #9205922

Nancy (Peaches) Harker February 01, 2011

Congratulations on being the featured gallery on BP snapshots
BEAUTIFUL! #9206200

Mary K. Robison February 02, 2011

Wonderful capture, Phyllis.
Congratulations on your well earned win, and Congrats also for this being a featured photo in the Snapshot newsletter. #9207201

Phyllis H. Burchett February 02, 2011

Thanks so much everyone...just got back from California to see the news! #9207541

Leslie McLain level-deluxe February 02, 2011

Congrats on your beautiful winner and featured photo, Phyllis. #9207785

Phyllis H. Burchett February 02, 2011

Thanks Leslie! #9207948

Rona L. Schwarz February 02, 2011

Congrats in being featured in SnapShot, Phyllis! One of my favorites and very deserving. #9209275

cari martin level-deluxe March 16, 2011

This capture is absolutely wonderful! I love everything about it! Well done! #9294375

Richard D. Love July 12, 2011

Wow! Beautiful monotone image, Phyllis. Absolutely gorgeous.

Rick #9525187

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