Uploaded: February 27, 2004 00:25:28


Working on DOF here with a 20/80 zoom lens at close distance. Taken in Naperville, Illinois.


Leanne M.E. Boyd February 27, 2004

Excellent shot Gunther! #101404

Kristen McKain February 27, 2004

great image!! #398468

Murry Grigsby February 27, 2004

A FUN well done image Gunther! YO!! #398989

Darren K. Fisher February 27, 2004

Looks like you are doing a fine job. Keep up the good work. #398994

Jean Papo March 19, 2004

Congratulations, Gunther!!! Love the dof on this one...this guy could audition for a role on the Sopranos - he's got the attitude!!! Yo, way to go!!! #431150

Eric Highfield level-deluxe March 19, 2004

Congratulations, Gunther! Excellent work! #431287

Leanne M.E. Boyd March 19, 2004

Congratulations Gunther! #431583

Susan T. Parady March 19, 2004

Congratulations, Gunther! #431980

Robin L. Wehrman March 19, 2004

Hi Gunther, Excellent shot Congratulations!!! #432106

Murry Grigsby March 19, 2004

Congrats on this creative finalist Gunther! Terrific use of DOF!! #432375

James R. Jackson March 19, 2004

Congratulations, Gunther! Keep shooting! Jay

Evy Johansen level-classic March 19, 2004

Many congratulations, Gunther! Wonderful image! #433495

Gunther Allen March 19, 2004

Thank you Evy, James, Murry, Robin, Susan, Leanne, Eric, Jean, Darren, and Kristine. This one surprised me to make the finals. It was one of those spontaneous shots that we were just goofing around with. I though it looked kind of fun, so I entered it. Sometimes the ones we least expect will be appreciated turn out to be our best shots. It made me take a closer look and re-evaluate. Best of luck to everyone who made it to the finals- I will try to comment on each of the photos when I get a little more time! #433638

Barbara K. Breitsameter March 19, 2004

You da man Gunther! Great photo.

No I am not surprised it made the finals. I wish I had seen it when it was originally posted. Congrats! #434127

Paula Showen March 19, 2004

Great image, Gunther, but then so are ALL of your portraits! Congratulations and good luck! #434365

Roseann E. Dreasher March 19, 2004

Yo! Fab! #434711

Karen Engelbreth March 20, 2004

Congratulations Gunther! #435658

Chris Budny level-deluxe January 17, 2006

I'm late to the party on this one... fantastic control of depth of field! Congrats on this win, and all your others; your gallery is one fantastic image after another. #2297128

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