Uploaded: February 21, 2005


Another self-portrait. As much as I love my Canon 10D, images like this remind me why I also love my Nikon Coolpix 4500. The Coolpix is so great for self portraits because it is so easy to rotate the twist body around 180 degrees so you can view yourself in the LCD while taking the shot. I also set the camera to macro mode and use the slow focusing time to my advantage by being able to get into position before the shutter clicks.


Kathleen K. Parker level-deluxe March 15, 2005

Congrats,David on a really fine finalist!
Kathleen #225424

Kay Beausoleil level-deluxe March 16, 2005

Congratulations, David -- this image is, um, eye-catching! #1179923

Ed Heaton March 17, 2005

Nice job David,
Congratulations on this winner! #1186128

Robert Mann level-classic March 17, 2005

Cool! Glad to see you again, David and big congrats on your win! RoB #1186499

Laura Clay-Ballard March 18, 2005

congrats! I can't wait until I buy my first digital slr! Nice shot! #1188073

Vince Warwick March 18, 2005

fantastic portriat image very well taken.

Congratulations on the award as well

Vince #1188485

Carla Metzler March 18, 2005

Congratulations, David! #1188488

Kay Beausoleil level-deluxe March 18, 2005

Congratulations on your win, David! #1188544

Leonard Pierce March 19, 2005

Congratulations on your Second Place win, David!!! #1191547

Wendy Stevenson March 21, 2005

Hey David great to see this here! That handsome face sure is getting around. A big congrats on your win!! I love this portrait!! #1195506

Dolores Neilson March 21, 2005

Hey handsome! Wouldn't want to mess with you in an alley though! That serious look would have me running the other way! ;)

Big congrats on another win with this awesome portrait! I miss my G1 for the swiveling lcd for applications similar to this. #1195563

Nancy Grace Chen March 26, 2005

Love this one, David... great to see it win again. Congrats on your well-deserved win!!

Nancy #1208819

Rhonda Smith March 27, 2005

Great image... I find self portraits the hardest to do . I don't like being in front of the camera ;o) Congrats on the win! #1210137

Rhonda Smith March 27, 2005

Great image... I find self portraits the hardest to do . I don't like being in front of the camera ;o) Congrats on the win! #1210138

Ken Ilio April 12, 2005

Dave, congratulations! I knew I've seen this guy before ... awesome. #1248729

KV Day April 25, 2009

Love this photo when it popped up, never seen it before! Really a great classic. #7448370

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