Happy Leap Day !

© Mary K. Robison

Happy Leap Day !

Uploaded: February 29, 2012 16:30:00


"Sure, you can leap...but can you do THIS??"
(A favorite from the archives, re-worked and re-submitted.)

Exif: F Number: 3.1, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 10/2400 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 29.00 mm, Model: FinePix S7000


Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe February 29, 2012

How cute, Mary. Love this little show off. #1446533

Orsi February 29, 2012

Very cute!! :) #10014449

Robert R. Goodman level-addict February 29, 2012

LOL!!I can't even do that.Hi Mary,Absolutely beautiful my friend.Excellent color and detail!!! #10014452

Lori Carlson February 29, 2012

I love this, Mary!! Great color coordinating too! ;) Well done on capturing all this cuteness!! #10014468

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe February 29, 2012

What an expression, Mary!! Had to laugh!! Wow colors and details, too!!! #10014597

Mary K. Robison February 29, 2012

Thanks very much for commenting, Tammy, Orsi, Bobby, Lori, and Ellen. I appreciate your supportive words! #10014615

Reynaldo D. Reyes level-classic February 29, 2012

It made me look sideways too Mary. Love the colors here, so elegant with the colors and details. I can understand the quizzical look with the Leap year as it is difficult to explain the extra part of the day we have to account for during the last three years. Great capture! #10014745

Ann Coates level-classic February 29, 2012

I can see why this is a favourite, it is absolutely adorable. #10014767

Mary K. Robison March 01, 2012

Glad you like this, Rey and Ann. Thanks for your friendly response! #10014945

Laura E. Swan level-classic March 01, 2012

HeeHee...Gotta love it, Mare! :))) This is so darn precious! When Pookey was young he used to do this same thing! Except h';d keep going and roll over! It was part of his cute little begging "act" for food an treats. He GOT them too. He was clever! lol...

Happy Leap Day To You, Too! :)))
Pom :) #10014969

Heather Loewenhardt level-deluxe March 01, 2012

This sure brightened my day Mary. Gave me quite a laugh. #10014974

Mary K. Robison March 01, 2012

Thanks very much for taking the time to comment, Pom and Heather.
Pom, if Pookey did this whenever he was hungry, I can believe he ALWAYS got something nice to munch on from you. Irresistible maneuver! #10015080

Laura E. Swan level-classic March 01, 2012

Oh yah!!! He was a rascal! :))) So darned cute, too. I miss him so much Mare. xo

Thanks for the big smiles before bed time for me. Night night! (Or is that morning morning?)

-Laura :D #10015099

Mary K. Robison March 01, 2012

Pom/Laura, I hope that soon you'll think of Pookey with more smiles than sorrow...if photos like this help, I'm glad.
Get plenty of beauty sleep! :-D
Mare #10015158

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic March 03, 2012

Naww Haww - He's got me spellbound!
What a sweet, fun and totally adorable kitty portrait, Mary. Beautifully captured too!!! #10019928

Mary K. Robison March 03, 2012

Thanks for your friendly response, Kiki. It's always nice to hear from you! #10020384

Barbara Waldoch level-classic March 04, 2012

Wonderful pose, Mary! #10021838

Phillip R. Connolly March 04, 2012

As soon as I saw this one, Mary, I burst out laughing! I just thought, 'What a clown of a cat'!! A great capture, you were on the spot for this!

Phil #10021945

Mary K. Robison March 05, 2012

I'm glad you like this, Barbara and Phil. Thanks for commenting on Darby, a neighborhood cat, showing off his flexible spine several years ago. #10023731

Jill Odice level-classic March 13, 2012

This is priceless!LOve the expression and the colors! #10036418

Mary K. Robison March 14, 2012

Thanks for commenting on this, Jill ~ glad you like it. #10037540

Cindy Bendush level-classic March 25, 2012

Big congrats on your finalist Mary - this little calico (my favorites) is so cute and expressive! #10054107

Heather Loewenhardt level-deluxe March 25, 2012

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Mary. Good luck. #10054134

Robert R. Goodman level-addict March 25, 2012

A big Congratulations on your beautiful finalist my friend!!!! #10054239

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe March 25, 2012

Huge congrats and very best luck with this adorable finalist, Mary!!! #10054439

Tiia Vissak March 25, 2012

Congratulations! #10054461

JO ANN CLEVELAND March 25, 2012

Congratulations on this awesome finalist

jo ann c. #10054504

Graham Robards level-classic March 25, 2012

Hey Mary, congratulations on your finalist! Best of luck in the next round!

Pat #10054628

Laura E. Swan level-classic March 25, 2012


On Your Well Deserved Finalist!!! :D This is such an original image Dear Lady.


-Pommy :D #10054996

Patrick Rouzes level-classic March 25, 2012

Congratulations & good luck, Mary! Lovely finalist, my friend! #10055010

Merna L. Nobile March 25, 2012

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Congratulations! Merna

Stefania Barbier level-addict March 25, 2012

adorable finalist Mary, congratulations! #10055688

Reynaldo D. Reyes level-classic March 25, 2012

It's such a wonderful finalist Mary. Congratulations and good luck for the win. #10055759

Marijana Fajgl level-classic March 25, 2012

She is so beautiful, Mary! Big congratulations! #10055776

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic March 26, 2012

Great capture,Mary! Congratulations!!

Mary K. Robison March 26, 2012

Cindy, Heather, Bobby, Ellen, Tiia, Jo Ann, Pat, Pom, Patrick, Merna, Stef, Rey, Marijana, and Ujjwal ~ thanks so much for your kind words and Congratulations.
I appreciate them! #10056015

Ann Coates level-classic March 26, 2012

Congratulations on your gorgeous finalist Mary. #10056026

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe March 26, 2012

Congrats on this fun finalist, Mary. #10056123

Mariann Kovats level-classic March 26, 2012

What a cute and funny capture, Mary! Congratulations on your awesome finalists! #10056859

Lydia Williams level-deluxe March 26, 2012

What a gorgeous animal...congratulations on this fun image... #10056929

Inge Linden March 26, 2012

Congratulations! #10056964

Nancy L. Green level-classic March 26, 2012

CONGRATULATIONS Mary this is ADORABLE!!! <>< #10057452

Liz blahh March 26, 2012

Congratulations! #10057527

Mary K. Robison March 26, 2012

I'm grateful for your Congratulations and good wishes, Ann, Tammy, Mariann, Lydia, Inge, and Nancy. I appreciate them! #10057536

Julianne Bradford March 26, 2012

Great pose adorable finalist :-)Congrats! #10057826

Linda L. Ruiz level-classic March 26, 2012


Jeff Robinson level-deluxe March 26, 2012

Congrats Mary on this Fantastic Finalist! #10058712

Phyllis H. Burchett March 26, 2012

Congrats on this adorable finalist! #10059210

Mary K. Robison March 27, 2012

Thank you very much for your Congrats, Julianne, Linda, Jeff, and Phyllis. I appreciate them! #10060245

frank w. degenhardt level-classic March 27, 2012

LOL! So funny and so well done girl. Congratulations on the Finalist dear friend. #10061592

Mary K. Robison March 28, 2012

Thanks very much for your kind words and Congrats, Frank! #10062558

Katrina McMeans March 28, 2012

Adorable cat, and I love the colors. Congratulations! #10062627

Mary K. Robison March 28, 2012

Thanks for commenting, and for the Congrats, Katrina! #10062652

Lindley Johnson level-classic March 29, 2012

Love the pose! Congratulations on your adorable finalist, Mary. #10065540

Lori Carlson March 29, 2012

Congrats on your recognition, Mary!! This is still so fun to look upon! =) #10066322

Laura E. Swan level-classic March 29, 2012

Any time I need a big smile I know where I can come. :) Happens every time a person comments and I come back here to see it. (I stayed attached!) #10066352

Mary K. Robison March 29, 2012

Thank you, Lindley, Lori, and Pom, for your kind words and Congrats. You've made my night! #10066467

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic March 30, 2012

Congratulations on this most adorable finalist, Mary. #10067552

Mary K. Robison March 31, 2012

Thanks, Kiki! #10068318

Chris Ebben March 31, 2012

I'm copying Kiki's comment "Congratulations on this most adorable finalist, Mary." How could you go wrong with such a great looking model=^..^= #10069168

Mary K. Robison April 01, 2012

Thanks for taking the time to comment on this, Chris. It's not like you're sitting around twiddling your thumbs. Remember to slip in some naps while you help Tony during his recovery.
Get well soon, Tony! #10069766

Wanda-Lynn Searles level-classic April 10, 2012

Congratulations on your finalist! Beautiful cat and capture!! Going into my favorites! #10084907

Mary K. Robison April 11, 2012

Glad you like this so much, Wanda-Lynn! Thanks for your Congrats and comments. #10085272

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