Charlee

Dale Hardin May 07, 2012

The contrast of the lovely acrobat against the grunge surroundings matches the beautiful contrast of the light. Superb. #1461577

Jeff E Jensen May 07, 2012

Thanks, Dale! #10128567

Zita A. Strother level-deluxe May 08, 2012

WOW factor. Definitly goes beyond mere protrait photography into high art. Really nice! #10129958

Jeff E Jensen May 08, 2012

Thank you, Zita! #10129981

Cynthia M. Wiles level-deluxe May 13, 2012

This industrial shot really shows the model's strength & flexibility...perfectly captured!
Cindy #10135623

Jeff E Jensen May 13, 2012

Thank you, Cindy! #10135628

Katarina Mansson May 27, 2012

Congratulations on your cool and excellent POTD Jeff! #10154866

Karen Engelbreth May 27, 2012

COOL....
Congratulations... #10154868

Esther R. Tinz May 27, 2012

Awesome Jeff! Congratz on the POTD! #10154877

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict May 27, 2012

Beautiful and thought provoking image, Jeff, with powerful lighting!

Congrats on your POTD!
Debby #10154887

Marilyn Cornwell level-deluxe May 27, 2012

Congratulations on POTD! #10154893

Nikki McDonald level-classic May 27, 2012

Unusual and eye-catching, Jeff. Congratulations on the POTD. #10154897

Joy Rector May 27, 2012

congrats on the POTD #10154934

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic May 27, 2012

This is VERY Cool, Jeff. Huge congrats. #10154953

Tiia Vissak May 27, 2012

Well done! Congratulations! #10155025

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic May 27, 2012

Outstanding!

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your very deserving POTD! 8o) #10155044

Anthony L. Mancuso May 27, 2012

Awesome shot Jeff!!! Congrats on your POTD! #10155054

Terry Cervi level-classic May 27, 2012

Fantastic work, Jeff! Congrats on your POTD! #10155085

Aimee C. Eisaman May 27, 2012

Whooohooo Congrats Jeff on your POTD...awesome image! :~) #10155116

Vincent J. DeSanto May 27, 2012

Very well done Jeff. Great color, clarity and love the composition. Nice work. #10155161

Linda L. Ruiz level-classic May 27, 2012

I love this shot. Huge congrats!!! #10155232

Amanda D. Austwick level-classic May 27, 2012

Wow what a creative shot! Love it! Congratulations on your well deserved POTD! #10155299

Maria Coulson May 27, 2012

What an interesting shot! The contrast between her graceful beautiful lines and her surroundings is striking. Congratulations on you POTD. #10155334

Dale Hardin May 27, 2012

Congratulations Jeff! #10155360

Sally Keenan May 27, 2012

Wow! Wow! Wow!

Congratulations! #10155362

Martha R. Mazon level-classic May 27, 2012

Incredible lighting and depth in this striking composition, Jeff! Congratulations on your POTD! #10155393

Nancy Marie Ricketts May 27, 2012

Wow, Jeff! This photo has great emotional value for me. My daughter was a professional dancer who worked very hard at her craft. Your model reminds me reminds me of that strength you have captured.The surroundings compound this strength, and the strategic placement of the word "LOVE" ties every emotion together. Superb composition! #10155409

Heather Loewenhardt level-deluxe May 27, 2012

Such an eye catching image Jeff. The pose and lighting are phenomenal. Congrats on POTD! #10155417

Cesar J. La Rosa May 27, 2012

Wonderful photograph, Jeff!!! I think they've said it all with words, so there's nothing much I could say now, but this portrait certainly goes beyond words. Your excellent composition and choice of background (Yes, Nancy Marie, the word "LOVE" included), enhance the strength and outstanding performance of the Artist.
Congratulations on your very well-deserved POTD, Jeff!!!
Cesar #10155446

Phyllis H. Burchett May 27, 2012

Very cool, congrats on your POTD!
#10155466

Rita K. Connell level-classic May 27, 2012

congrats on your POTD its a great shot #10155667

Rita K. Connell level-classic May 27, 2012

congrats on your POTD its a great shot #10155668

Roger S. Moore May 27, 2012

The lines created by your model are beautiful. I also love the contrast of the lighting against the background. #10155815

Jeff E Jensen May 27, 2012

Thanks, everyone! I appreciate your kind comments. #10155830

Jeff E Jensen May 27, 2012

Thanks, everyone! I appreciate your kind comments. #10155831

Mary K. Robison May 27, 2012

What an amazingly creative way to pose someone, Jeff!
Congratulations on your POTD!
Well deserved, obviously, but it's only one of the many awards this image will win. (It depends on however many contests you enter it in!) #10156108

Carla Capra level-classic May 27, 2012

Ah Jeff, this is Phantastic!!
Congratulations! #10156123

Sue C. Cole May 27, 2012

Love it!! Congrats
#10156204

Beth Spencer May 27, 2012

Way to go Jeff!!! Congratulations!!! #10156220

Ellen H. Robertson level-classic May 28, 2012

The way you create outside of the 9 dots is truly a gift to the world of photography.

This is powerful and beautiful,CONGRATS. #10158046

Guy D. Biechele level-classic May 29, 2012

Amazing pose! Fine work by all. Congratulations. #10159241

Carmen GUTIERREZ level-classic May 29, 2012

This photo is amazing ... for me it is more than a picture, it is ART. Congratulations, Carmen. #10159274

Jeff E Jensen May 29, 2012

Thanks, all! I appreciate you taking the time to comment. #10159296

Michael Kelly level-deluxe June 03, 2012

Such an amazing and innovative image Jeff. I have to agree this one's potential is only limited by the places you enter it. Congratulations on POD - the first of many times and awards I expect to see for this wonderful shot. #10166864

Richard D. Love June 17, 2012

Congratulations, Jeff. Wonderful light and textures!

Rick #10183733

Patricia A. Casey level-deluxe June 18, 2012

Congratulations on Finalist & belated on the POTD....just catching up after traveling. ..... All the very best in the next round...this is wonderful! Cheers =^..^= #10185845

Ellen H. Robertson level-classic June 18, 2012

congrats, think we will see more of this one!!!!!!! #10185906

Dale Hardin June 18, 2012

Congratulations Jeff. With the POTD it was inviable that it would turn finalist, and maybe more! #10186059

Vincent J. DeSanto June 18, 2012

Great job Jeff and congratulations on the Finalist. Well deserved, I see WINNER here though Jeff. Watch and see. #10186324

Nancy Marie Ricketts June 18, 2012

BIG CONGRATULATIONS, Jeff. IMO, this deserves the Grand Prize. Good luck! #10186473

Stefania Barbier level-addict June 18, 2012

amazing pose... congratulations on your beautiful finalist!!! #10187664

JO ANN CLEVELAND June 19, 2012

Wowza, what a wonderful capture! Congratulations on this awesome finalist Jeff!

jo ann c. #10188603

Chris Budny level-deluxe June 20, 2012

Right you were, Jeff, about having a good chance ;) Congratulations! #10191336

Vincent J. DeSanto June 20, 2012

I told you Jeff. This is a great image that is a well deserved WINNER. Great job Jeff. #10191369

JO ANN CLEVELAND June 20, 2012

Big congratulations on this awesome 2nd Place Gold Winner Jeff!

jo ann c. #10191539

Dale Hardin June 20, 2012

Congratulations on the gold Jeff. Super image. #10191679

Alexandra Hankova June 20, 2012

Wow! Some fitness! :-) Congratulations on the winner! :-) #10191912

Aimee C. Eisaman June 20, 2012

Congrats on gettin some gold....def. well deserved...awesome work Jeff! :~) #10192383

Guy D. Biechele level-classic June 20, 2012

Great shot! Congratulations on your winner, Jeff. #10192588

Carmody Baker June 20, 2012

I knew this was a winner. Great job Jeff! #10193070

Merna L. Nobile June 20, 2012


Do what you love, and it will make your soul rich. CONGRATULATIONS, for being an award winner for the month of May, 2012. Merna
#10193174

Mary K. Robison June 21, 2012

Loved it as a POTD, love it with its latest gold for Second Place Winner.
Congratulations, Jeff! #10193577

Amanda D. Austwick level-classic June 21, 2012

Congratulations Jeff on your Gold Win! #10193755

Jeff E Jensen June 21, 2012

Thanks, everyone! I appreciate all of the kind words. #10193827

Carol Eade level-addict June 21, 2012

Congratulations on your beautiful winner, Jeff! #10194914

Patrick Rouzes level-classic June 21, 2012

CONGRATS on this incredible WINNER, Jeff! WTG!
#10194915

David M. Montero June 23, 2012

Congratulations on your Gold medal Jeff!!! #10196794

Joan E. Hoffman June 23, 2012

WOW Fantastic Jeff congratz #10197185

Elaine Hessler June 28, 2012

Wow Jeff-I remember this photo! It is fantastic! #10204594

Jeff E Jensen June 28, 2012

Thanks, everyone! #10204821

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1/80 Sec - f/7.1 - ISO 320 - 32mm
Canon 1D Mk IV - Canon 24-105mm f/4.0L IS


Exif: F Number: 7.1, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/80 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 320, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 32.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS-1D Mark IV

Uploaded on May 07, 2012


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