A Mother's Joy

© Chris N. Kyger

A Mother

Uploaded: October 30, 2005


What blessings little children are, they bring their Mother's such joy! f8 1/250 200ISO Shady W/B

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Amy JACKSON January 25, 2006

Very nice shot, Chris!!! And you are so right!!! #380575

Lynn Crawford February 22, 2006

Beautiful portrait Chris, love the DOF and the wonderful skin tones in contrast to the dark background, great job :) Hope you get that hit counter figures out :) #2453056

Lori S. Aschbrenner March 02, 2006

This is a beautiful portrait, Chris. Great capture of a Mom & child. I really like your post-processing as well in this image. Well done. #2487896

Chris N. Kyger March 02, 2006

Thanks Lori, this is actually one of my all time favorite shots. The kido was so happy and active it made everyone laugh and have fun. #2488578

Nancy Grace Chen June 15, 2006

Adorable shot... great expressions! And good lighting, too. #2901595

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