© Pat Abbott


Uploaded: August 06, 2011 18:20:12


Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/640 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 200, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 111.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 40D


Michelle Alton August 07, 2011

I never understood why people whittle, but this unique image makes it all worthwhile. Lovely treatment, with terrific detail. #1399113

Kathryn Wesserling August 20, 2011

Pat, all of your portraits of people and of animals are exquisite! Your post-treatment is this one is perfect for the subject (it's believable that the picture could have been taken way-back-when.) #9616007

Robert Jensen September 25, 2011

Another superb work of art. You definitely have this mastered! #9693286

Nadia Paul September 26, 2011

Congrats on your wonderful finalist Pat! #9693805

Jessica Jenney September 26, 2011

Congratulations, Pat on your beautiful finalist! #9695125

Kathryn Wesserling September 27, 2011

Pat, this whole series is special. I could see a gift shop at a historical place having Pat Abbott prints, books, and calendars for sale. Just wonderful! Congratulations for the Finalist badge. #9699766

Merna L. Nobile October 02, 2011

You’re the kind of person who makes the world a better, brighter place…You worked hard for this, you made it happen, and you have a right to be proud. So enjoy these satisfying moments; you deserve every one! Merna

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