Uploaded: June 16, 2004 20:45:04


Lens: 90mm, 1/500 sec, F/5.6


Adam Bolt June 16, 2004

Another beautiful capture Monika! Would have probably cropped a little more on the right but that is just personal taste. Others will love it as it is because it gives her room to look out into!
Cheers Adam #138593

Leanne M.E. Boyd June 17, 2004

I love her curls. Sweet shot, Monika! #600537

Karen Lewis-Gunn June 17, 2004

so wonderful!!! love the expression, composition and those curls!!! #600622

Dorothy Neumann June 17, 2004

Adorable. I wouldn't crop any more on the right. #600933

Jessica Hughes June 17, 2004

Monika, this is a wonderful! #601142

Kristen McKain June 17, 2004

awe.. cute! #601995

William C. Raco level-classic June 17, 2004

WOW, she's absolutely beautiful!
I love that curly hair.
She has that pouty look that the young Shirley Temple made so famous.
Fabulous photo, Monika

bill #602336

Monika Sapek level-classic June 17, 2004

Leanne, Karen, Dorothy, Jessica, Kristen, and Bill – A hearty thank you for your wonderful comments on this photo! I appreciate them all greatly!

Adam – I was considering the tidier cropping from the right side (the photo was cropped a bit from the top and left for the best composition), but I wasn’t very happy seeing that there is no extra space to look for her. Usually when I take photos I try to keep my eye on the composition, but sometimes those special moments are too short and I can’t concentrat on everything like I should ;-). I am really glad you took time to look at this image and write to me! Thank you!


Terry R. Hatfield June 29, 2004

Hi Monika! She Is A Doll Even When She Is Bored Very Good Capture Of Kate:-) #622866

Monika Sapek level-classic June 29, 2004

Oh, Terry, you are so sweet! Thanks so much for your time and your wonderful comment! Kate was bored just for a short moment. She was sitting like that because I was taking a photo of a flower, which took forever for her ;-). I love her sweet look here and that’s why I submitted this photo. Glad you like it!

Casey A. Hanson July 02, 2004

Wonderful image of this cutie!
I love her expression and her adorable curls!
Nice capture Monika :O) #628908

Monika Sapek level-classic July 02, 2004

Thank you so much, Casey!

Dominique Declerck July 17, 2004

Adorable .. great portrait, Monika!!!

2x congratulations!!! #651466

Terry R. Hatfield July 17, 2004

Congrats Monika Excellent Image:-) #652236

William C. Raco level-classic July 17, 2004

Congratulations, Monika!

bill #652241

Kasia Elser July 17, 2004

Great shot - congrats! #652952

Jennifer Rennison July 17, 2004

Wonderful image, Congratulations, Monika! #653120

Kathleen Clemons July 17, 2004

Congratulations to you, Monika! #653570

Murry Grigsby July 17, 2004

Congrats again Monika! Just terrific! #653773

Karen Engelbreth July 17, 2004

Congratulations, Monika! #654082

Leonard Pierce July 17, 2004

Congratulations Monika!!! #654332

Lisa Pittman July 17, 2004

You have the most adorable child! This is one of my favorites of her. Congrats Monika! #654500

Ellen L. Zaslaw July 17, 2004

Stunning portrait of a gorgeous child ! Glad it placed for you ! #654600

Debra Booth July 17, 2004

Wonderful portrait!! Congratulations, onika!! #654695

Colette M. Metcalf July 17, 2004

Congratulations again Monika!!! #654989

Michael Brown July 17, 2004

It simply does not get much better than this!
Love it, .................... and congrats!! #655222

Dolores Neilson July 18, 2004

One of the very best portraits I've ever seen! In fact, I'm guessing this will make at least 1st place! It's sweet expression. So well done, Monika! #655945

Mette Vendelboe Allison level-classic July 18, 2004

I agree this is a pic of very high technical quality! She is such a photogenic girl your daughter! Great shot and congrats, Monika! #656064

Monika Sapek level-classic July 19, 2004

I want to thank you all for your wonderful and kind notes, everyone! Thank you so much!

Mette Vendelboe Allison level-classic July 20, 2004

To me this was a definite winner, and I'm sure quite a few others think the same, Monika! #660689

July 30, 2005

such a cute little girl! absolutly loved your gallery! couldnt decide which to comment on! you do great work! no wonder all your photos are winners! congrats! #1655997

Beth F. November 12, 2005

This is a beautiful image, I love it. Great work!!! #2068427

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