Uploaded: September 29, 2007 19:37:38


just when I knew all of life's answers, they changed all the questions. - anonymous


Vikram Jamwal September 29, 2007

Lovely picture Nolax! The composition of the dog resting under a truck tyre - and the tones of the whole picture are superb! #750137

Robin R. September 29, 2007

Nice image. #4863119

Marta J. Baldwin September 29, 2007

Wonderful capture of the emotion in this dog's eyes Nolax! Beautiful lighting and clarity. Great shot! #4863182

Sinta D W Plock September 29, 2007

LOVE the tones,clarity,lighting and expression.
Well done Nolax ! #4863196

Marijana Fajgl September 30, 2007

What a lovely image! Wonderful composition and light. #4863409

Su Sana E. P level-classic September 30, 2007

Tones and expression are just great, Nolax!! Bet we see this again. #4863422

Bill Wyatt September 30, 2007

I like the light, shadows and effects, Nolax! #4863603

Sandra R. Alvey September 30, 2007

FANTASTIC Capture Nolax! This is just wonderful! The effects are just amazing!

Sandi #4864620

Patrick Rouzes September 30, 2007

Beautiful lighitng, detail, tones & comp !!! Outstanding work on this one, Nolax!!! #4866213

Christopher G. Jamison October 01, 2007

wow...this is FANTASTIC! amazing lighting and detail. AWESOME textures and b/w tones! I believe we will be seeing this one again! ;)

GREAT job! #4868431

"emmanuel ""nolax""" N. Montemar October 01, 2007

thanks so much VIKRAM, ROBIN, MARTA, SINTA, MARIJANA, SuSana, BILL, SANDI, PATRICK & CHRISTOPHER for your wonderful and encouraging comments, really made my day :)))) #4868772

Emily E. Bem October 01, 2007


Holy Crap, Nolax....talk about stepping it up a notch! :) #4871389

Avril Young October 02, 2007

wowsers excellent shot....love the lighting and your effects....
(love the quote too) #4871839

Jennifer L. Alder October 02, 2007

WINNER!!!!!!!!!!! :) #4872070

"emmanuel ""nolax""" N. Montemar October 02, 2007

really??? LOL!! thank you guys, your comments keep me going :)) #4872090

Cassie L. Woodlee October 02, 2007

I love this Nolax, the comp, tones and effects are outstanding!!!!!!! #4875418

October 02, 2007

Love the dappled light effect on this, brings out the texture of the dog to perfection.. winner I think as well... #4876034

October 02, 2007

Love the dappled light effect on this, brings out the texture of the dog to perfection.. winner I think as well... #4876035

Aljun Alba Gayo October 03, 2007

kuyawa gyud oi maayoha gyud..!!! dili ma bang2 hehehe... patudlo nya ko tol ha? #4877956

Lynne Morris level-classic October 03, 2007

Wow this is a fantastic image Nolax, the tones and details are excellent. #4877974

Cyn Valentine October 03, 2007

This is great image..awesome light and effects..very well done! #4877979

Ryann N. Garcia October 03, 2007

please show the answers too hehe , mabuhay hehe ayos #4878686

Debra R. Harder October 06, 2007

WOW, Nolax! This is AWESOME! Your tones, composition and lighting are EXCELLENT! Deb #4891748

Datha Y. Thompson October 06, 2007

Excellent work Nolax!! Beautiful light, shadows, tones, comp... I too believe this is a WINNER :0) Good Luck #4891816

Melissa McCabe October 06, 2007

This is fantastic!! -mm #4891929

Danielle Fuller October 07, 2007

Nolax...another great job. Love the use of light here! This guy looks like an old soul! #4894304

Karen Slagle October 07, 2007

This is a stunner, Nolax. Your work is over the top... #4895221

Melissa G. Meiselman October 08, 2007

This is an outstanding photograph, with fine detail and terrific conversion into the black and white sepia tones! Nolax, this subject in this image certainly brings up all sorts of questions! #4898249

"emmanuel ""nolax""" N. Montemar October 08, 2007

THANKS A LOT GUYS!! really appreciate your comments, brings smile for sure. #4898411

October 09, 2007

I think with Jannifer: winner! The dog expression is amazing. Bruno #4901272

Daniella Puente October 09, 2007

Absolutely wonderful in every sense...so much feeling about the dog, about the wonderful words going with the photo...technically the composition and the tone as the moment you capture coudnĀ“t been better...just AWESOME!!!! congrats :) #4905053

Evy Johansen level-classic October 11, 2007

Wow... I like this one, Nolax!! Beautiful image! And very dramatic!! #4914337

Cindy Bendush level-classic October 11, 2007

Hi Nolax - This has got to be a winner! The tones, expression and lighting capture a story that is pure magic -- Very well done! :-) #4914572

Susan T. Evans October 12, 2007

Awesome shot Nolax, I think we will see this one again, it is awesome!!! #4918577

Chastity Abbott October 14, 2007

I agree with everyone....top knotch work!! Love it! Hope we see it again! #4924553

Judy A. Lawhon October 15, 2007

This is fantastic, Nolax....I'm sure we will see this one in the finals. The dog's expression is wonderful...well done!! #4928293

Emily E. Bem October 16, 2007

I just wanted to say congrats ahead of time on this baby!!! PHENOMINAL! I'm rooting for first place!!!!! #4935686

Imar De Waard October 17, 2007

Hi Nolax,

This is GREAT!! This is :) a winner!!
Imar #4938142

"emmanuel ""nolax""" N. Montemar October 17, 2007

thanks a ton guys for the wonderful and encouraging comments! i'm so happy you appreciate this image. :) #4938175

Judith G. Secco October 19, 2007

This is wonderful!!Good luck with it. #4948307

Sherry S. Boles October 22, 2007

Outstanding image! Great treatment and clarity! #4964424

Michelle Alton October 24, 2007

As a lover of fine photography and of all dogs, this photo really grabs me( and lots of others, from all the great comments). Thanks for your compliment on my "Fat Geese" pic. Also love the quote.
Michelle #4972479

cheryl m. phillips October 24, 2007

Congrats Nolax!
This is just amazing all the way around!
~cheryl #4974259

Jennifer L. Alder October 24, 2007

THIS IS a winner my friend-- congrats on finalist!! :) #4974309

Laurence Saliba level-classic October 24, 2007

CONGRATULATIONS on this fantastic finalist Nolax!!!! #4974321

Emily E. Bem October 24, 2007

Good luck in the next round!!!! The judges were SMART to pick this! :))))

CONGRATS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #4974569

Joan Powell October 24, 2007

Congrats !! #4975231

Hector Contreras October 24, 2007

Congratulations on this stunning finalist Nolax
Heco #4975349

Cindy Bendush level-classic October 24, 2007

No questions here! Terrific finalist Nolax - congratulations! #4975383

Colleen Farrell October 24, 2007

Absolutely beautiful, Nolax--just perfect in every way! Big congratulations on a most well-deserved finalist!! #4975439

Su Sana E. P level-classic October 24, 2007

Nolax, Congratulations on this outstanding Finalist!! Now go find this dog and treat him well. #4975823

Carlos Malvas October 24, 2007

Congrats, Nolax. For me this is the winner. #4976016

Aljun Alba Gayo October 24, 2007

grand master!!!! dili na ma bang2 oi congrats tol.! #4976025

Debra R. Harder October 24, 2007

WTG, Nolax! BIG CONGRATS on this well-deserved finalist! I see this one going all the way! Deb #4976028

Marijana Fajgl October 25, 2007

Big congratulations, Nolax on your wonderful finalist! So glad to see it again! #4976177

"emmanuel ""nolax""" N. Montemar October 25, 2007

WOW! thanks so much my dear friends, I really appreciate your comments! this image is extra special to me since this is my first finalist! LOL!! feels great!! :) congrats to all finalist as well! God bless us all on the next round! :) #4976186

October 25, 2007

Super Nolax...Congratulations!!! **B** #4976207

Laurie Daily level-deluxe October 25, 2007

What a great image! Congratulations Nolax on this fantastic finalist!!! #4976746

Susie Peek-Swint October 25, 2007

Love this shot Nolax ~ great capture in the eyes and excellent tones .. congrats on your finalist! #4976967

Shannon D. Miller October 25, 2007

WOW!!! This is Gorgeous! Congrats Nolax! Shannon~ #4976982

Joan Kocak October 25, 2007

Nolax i'm so happy to see this one here....it deserves the gold, it's such a touching image.... #4977014

Cyn Valentine October 25, 2007

Awesome..big congratulations Nolax!! #4977140

Anna Diederich October 25, 2007

Congratulations on your fabulous finalist, Nolax! #4977615

Kathy L. Clark October 25, 2007

Nolax this is so wonderful, congrats on a well deserved finalist. #4977657

Danielle Fuller October 25, 2007

YAAAAYYYY!!! Nice job Nolax. Congrats. Good Luck in the next round! #4977669

Erin Appelbaum October 25, 2007

Awesome shot Nolax. Congratulatios. Peter #4977858

Daniella Puente October 25, 2007

GREAT finalist...I like it so much :))) #4979642

Gail Vitikacs level-classic October 25, 2007

I sooooo love this...BIG Congratulations! #4979644

Erica Murphy level-deluxe October 25, 2007

WOW, this is really gorgeous. The lighting and conversion add to the mood of this excellent finalist.

Erica #4979660

Donna La Mattino Pagakis October 25, 2007

Great timing, expression and tones. Congratulations on a great finalist! #4980242

Stefania Barbier level-addict October 25, 2007

congrats Nolax on this spectacular finalist!!!!!!! #4981329

Michelle L. Frick October 25, 2007

Congratulations Nolax - this is exceptional!!! Good luck in the next round!! #4981890

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe October 25, 2007

Congrats Nolax on your Excellent Finalist! Jeff #4982177

Sherry S. Boles October 25, 2007

I'm so happy to see this as a finalist...Congrats, Nolax! #4983240

Wes Gubitz October 26, 2007

I can only add my name to the list of those that admire this piece... Everything else has been said.
GREAT piece of art.
Congrats! #4984382

Karen Slagle October 26, 2007

I'm not surprised at this making the finalist list, Nolax. Big congrats and good luck... #4984641

Kathy Reeves October 26, 2007

Outstanding finalist!! Congratulations Nolax!! #4984802

Jeana Clark October 26, 2007

Congratulations on this AWESOME and FANTASTIC finalist!!



~J~ #4985288

Angie Sidles level-classic October 26, 2007

Oh I missed this gorgeous finalist Nolax! I LOVE this image and your description makes it even better! I would love to see this one go all the way! GL!! Nice work! #4985511

Jennifer L. Taranto October 26, 2007

Congrats on this magnificent Finalist!!! #4985650

Sherry Sturgis October 26, 2007

Many Congratulations on this marvelous finalist, Nolax!!! #4986141

Emily E. Bem October 26, 2007

I told ya!


Wes Gubitz October 26, 2007

Congrats! #4986807

Sandra R. Alvey October 26, 2007

NOLAX MY FRIEND CONGRATULATIONS!!! I knew we'd be seeing this again. I'm so happy for you!! *hugs*


Michelle L. Frick October 26, 2007

Congratulations on this WINNER Nolax! It belongs on a wall for SURE! #4986896

Cyn Valentine October 26, 2007

Congratulations Nolax!!! #4986959

Jennifer L. Alder October 26, 2007

NOLAX!! Woooooooo hooooooooooo
I knew I would see this with GOLD
Wonderful work, my friend!
:) #4987054

Gail Vitikacs level-classic October 26, 2007

It could have easily been first place in my book!!! CONGRATULATIONS ON THIS BEAUTY! #4987068

John Connolly October 26, 2007

Congratulations, Nolax! A well deserved winner! #4987164

Margaret R. Barry level-classic October 26, 2007

Congratulations on your beautiful win, Nolax! #4987254

Joan Powell October 26, 2007

Congrats on your win !!!! #4987361

Erin Appelbaum October 26, 2007

I knew this was a winner, Nolax. Congratulations. Peter #4987402

Jeana Clark October 26, 2007

Not suprised at all by this wonderful WIN!!

~J~ #4987483

Lorri Shane October 26, 2007

Congratulations, Nolax! A great image which such mystery!

Debra R. Harder October 26, 2007


Jessica Jenney October 26, 2007

Congratulations, Nolax on your beautiful winner! #4987753

Su Sana E. P level-classic October 26, 2007

Woo Hoo!!!!!!! Huge Congratulations on this outstanding Winner, Nolax!!! WTG Pinoy!! #4987931

Angie Sidles level-classic October 26, 2007

Definately deserved that win! Congrats and beautiful work! #4988137

Joan Kocak October 26, 2007

I am thrilled to see this here, I absolutely love this image Nolax, it has HEART and SOUL!!!! CONGRATS my friend! #4988201

Colleen Farrell October 26, 2007

Big congratulations on your win, Nolax! #4988213

Hector Contreras October 26, 2007

Hey amigo you did it , WTG Congrats
Heco #4988249

Karen Slagle October 26, 2007

You did it. Big congrats on this winning image, Nolax. #4988304

Melissa McCabe October 26, 2007

Congratulations, very well deserved!!! I love this image so much I had added it as a favorite twice by mistake! You're a talented artist!! -mm #4988332

Anna Diederich October 26, 2007

Congrats, Nolax! #4988424

Carlos Malvas October 26, 2007

Congratulations, Nolax. As I said before, for me is the absolute winner. #4988456

Ryann N. Garcia October 26, 2007

buntangi congrats , first prize nalang tol ug grand prize heheh congrats #4988616

Aljun Alba Gayo October 26, 2007

congrats tol!!!! grand master na gyud ka.. hehehe.. beliba na gyud nako oi. #4988619

Laurence Saliba level-classic October 26, 2007

CONGRATULATIONS Nolax!!!! #4988710

October 26, 2007

Very big Congratulations on your win with this beautiful work Nolax. I love all your work.. shows heart and soul in each and every one... .. Laney #4988753

Nadya Johnson October 26, 2007

How did I miss this, earlier?? Congratulations on your OUTSTANDING winner, Nolax!! #4988883

Stefania Barbier level-addict October 26, 2007


Chua Wee Boo October 27, 2007

A BIG Congrats on this beautiful winner,Nolax! #4989011

Mary K. Robison October 27, 2007

Superb capture!
CONGRATULATIONS on your win, Nolax! #4989069

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe October 27, 2007

Congrats Nolax on your wonderful Win! Jeff #4989398

Laurie Daily level-deluxe October 27, 2007

Congratulations to you, Nolax. What a great winner! #4989412

Kathy L. Clark October 27, 2007

Nolax I just knew this beauty would win. Congratulations and well deserved. #4989991

Donna W. Neal October 27, 2007

Congratulations on a well deserved Winner Nolax #4989995

Cassie L. Woodlee October 27, 2007

A HUGE CONGRATS my friend!!!!!!!!!!! #4990165

October 27, 2007

Congratulations dear Nolax! A perfect winner shot. **B** #4990175

Marijana Fajgl October 27, 2007

Big congratulations, Nolax! #4991496

Linda Blair October 27, 2007

Congratulations...Nolax..I knew this was a winner!!!!!! ☺ #4991960

Shannon D. Miller October 27, 2007

Congratulations on your win Nolax, this is a winner for sure!! Shannon~ #4992402

Erica Murphy level-deluxe October 27, 2007

BIG CONGRATS on this photo that I LOVE!! So glad the to see it honored.


Susan T. Evans October 27, 2007

Congrats Nolax on this awesome winner!!! #4993008

Heather L. Haderly October 28, 2007

Perfection Nolax!!! #4994683

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict October 28, 2007

Nolax, congratulation on your win!!!

Dominick #4994706

Jill Odice level-classic October 28, 2007

Good job! Congrats on your wonderful winner! #4996185

Bill Wyatt October 28, 2007

Congratulations My friend on your winner!! #4996329

Ken Smith level-classic October 28, 2007

A belated congrats to you...and the words for the description are right on! #4996476

Danielle Fuller October 28, 2007

WoooHoooo! Nice job Nolax...Congrats on your Gold!!! Well deserved! #4996506

Wes Gubitz October 28, 2007

Once again... Great work! #4996540

Marta J. Baldwin October 28, 2007

Nice job Nolax!!! Congratulations on this wonderful winner!!! #4996671

Donna La Mattino Pagakis October 28, 2007

Congratulations on your win!!! I'm happy to see this here Nolax!! #4997311

"emmanuel ""nolax""" N. Montemar October 30, 2007

thanks so much my BP family! one of the best communities i've ever meet! :) #5004031

Vikram Jamwal October 30, 2007

WoW Wonderful Nolax!!!!

I am very happy to see this one as the winner! Beautiful capture, and beautiful thought behind it!

Huge congratulations on this :-))) -vikram #5004520

Cynthia L. Deters October 30, 2007

Congrats on the well deserved win! #5004803

Amanda Baker November 03, 2007

Great photo! I love the composition and the lighting. Congratulations. #5024387

Judith G. Secco November 09, 2007

congratulations! This is just a wonderful image!! Well deserved win, Nolax.
Judy #5048566

Erika Haight November 13, 2007

Congrats Nolax ~ this is a great image!!! Well captured my friend! ~ erika #5069867

Stephen Zacker November 15, 2007

Like the lighting and toning. Congratulations #5077201

Peggy J. Maguire November 19, 2007

You have a fantastic gallery Nolax,I could have picked any of them!!! #5094588

Lena Lee November 23, 2007

WOW, I think I lost all my words, GREAT Congrats (Little late)Just love your photos Nolax. #5115494

November 29, 2007

Simply magnificent...the dog's eyes really conveys so much emotion. #5147768

Michelle Alton November 29, 2007

There just is no better pet portrait anywhere! NO wonder this was a winner, Nolax. Just superb.
Michelle #5148035

Joerg Schlagheck January 26, 2008

Wow, Nolax! Just discovered this now, but what an amazing capture!! I agree with Michelle, but my head hurts just looking at this...:? #5400052

Brandi-Lee Cester January 30, 2008

I just added this one to my favourites, I don't usually like animal shots but this one is so much more! The emotion in the dogs eyes added with your stunning treatment.....just wonderful!! Do you mind me asking what lens and settings you used for this shot? #5416618

Martie Last May 09, 2008

This is an awesome dog portrait. The dog's expression. the b&w treatment, and your title would have been A, but you took it to A+ with the piece of the tire. That puts it over the top. #5905144

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