Kiss Of Life 2

© Cheryl E. Molennor

Kiss Of Life 2

Uploaded: May 19, 2009


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Exif: F Number: 7.1, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/200 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 300.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 40D


Rod Partington May 19, 2009

Amazing capture,Cheryl! Too cute!! #1130037

Aisha A. Rahman May 19, 2009

soo cute, I loved it #7537696

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic May 19, 2009

Nice capture, Cheryl. Adorable baby. #7537831

Daniella Puente May 19, 2009

Wow! This is so touching, impressive... #7538141

Renae Newman May 19, 2009

What an absolutely grand image and moment! #7538346

Jessica Jenney May 19, 2009

OMG!!!! What a fabulous capture, Cheryl! Into my faves!!! #7538461

Pat Gamwell May 19, 2009

Grand Prize Winner!!! This heart-warming image clutches the warm-fuzzy area of the soul and a smile breaks through from head to toe! LOVE IT! Into my favs, for sure! #7538484

A P May 19, 2009

I want it in my favorite folder as well. Precious as could be. Awesome capture, Cheryl. #7538492

Liz blahh May 19, 2009

Wonderful and priceless image! #7538512

Kim L. Ludwig level-deluxe May 20, 2009

What a sweet, touching and human-like portrait!! I definitely see this one going far in the contest!!!! Fantastic!!! #7539458

Cheryl E. Molennor May 20, 2009

You are all so awesome Thankyou #7539981

Melissa G. Meiselman May 20, 2009

This is a most touching image, Cheryl!! When I took my first look I could not believe my eyes!! That kiss is so amazing!! #7541235

Cheryl E. Molennor May 21, 2009

Thankyou Melissa
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Lisa J. Boulden

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member since: 12/2/2006 OMGosh, Cheryl!!!
Such a perfect capture of maternal/baby love! Wonderful expressions!!!
Into my favs!

3/26/2009 1:17:37 PM

Ann J. Przyojski

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member since: 1/1/2008 This is the most precious capture, Cheryl

3/28/2009 5:20:06 PM

Max Aureli

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member since: 7/6/2008 Gorgeous moment capture!!! Fantastic animal image, Cheryl!!!

3/29/2009 8:21:35 AM

Freddy L. Bland

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member since: 12/2/2007 Wow! This is a powerful photograph! I will never forget this one. It has left an impression in me forever! Wonderful timing and the picture is perfect in every way!

3/31/2009 9:21:31 PM

Cheryl E. Molennor

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member since: 3/16/2006 Thankyou all!

4/1/2009 6:55:00 AM

Jim Britt

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Rod Partington

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member since: 3/4/2008 Too cute! Wonderful capture,Cheryl!
3/20/2009 1:10:33 PM

Paula Showen

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member since: 6/22/2003 Oh my gosh...this came out awesome, Cheryl! I just love it!!! If only everyone knew what awesome work you did on this!

3/20/2009 4:06:19 PM

Dick Jenkins

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member since: 6/4/2007 You know young lady, there are many concerns when creating an image, such as exposure, clarity and composition. But when a photograph also tells a story, captures an emotion, and brings us into the photograph because we can relate to that emotion, then it is exceptional in my humble opinion. You have done that to me with this photograph. Motherly love is not just for mothers, the recipient of that love never forgets.

3/20/2009 6:15:01 PM

Cheryl E. Molennor

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member since: 3/16/2006 Thankyou all so much. The capture was there , I had to make it work

3/20/2009 6:27:45 PM

Samantha Britt

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member since: 3/11/2006 Terrific image, Cheryl. Very sweet!

3/20/2009 6:46:56 PM

Melissa Gurdus

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member since: 11/24/2005 Excellent timing to get this exquisite capture of the love between the mother and her baby, Cheryl!!

3/21/2009 7:39:00 AM

Allen O. Howard

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member since: 1/1/2006 Oh.. man... You got me... HOOK, LINE and SINKER!


Paula Showen May 22, 2009

This is an amazing capture, Cheryl! Best of luck with it! #7549164

Vladan D. Djordjevic May 23, 2009

An amazing image and a winner! Terrific moment, portrait, details and feel. #7549401

Cheryl E. Molennor May 23, 2009

Thankyou so much #7550357

Michael Khoury May 23, 2009

~precious~ #7551034

Cheryl E. Molennor May 24, 2009

It's true love ... Thanks M #7552593

Aimee S. McMaster May 27, 2009

......this is precious & amazing Cheryl....a wonderful moment captured..Aimee #7566583

Hendrik Storme May 27, 2009

WOW!!!What a moment you captured here!
Wonderful image!!! #7568152

Cheryl E. Molennor May 27, 2009

Thankyou #7568165

Colleen Farrell June 19, 2009

Woohoo! Where's Ntl Geo? They need to see this! Big congrats on an amazing finalist, Cheryl! Deserves to go all the way! #7649858

Lynn M. Whitt June 19, 2009


Tarun Bose June 19, 2009

Congrats, Cheryl. A winner. #7650928

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe June 19, 2009

WOW~ what a delightful capture! Congratulations on your finalist Cheryl! #7651235

Jessica Jenney June 19, 2009

Congratulations, Cheryl on your adorable finalist! #7651274

Anne M. Young level-addict June 19, 2009

Congratulations - super capture! 10 out 10! #7651289

Renee Doyle level-classic June 19, 2009

So sweet!!! Congratulations Cheryl!!! #7651395

Melissa G. Meiselman June 19, 2009

Congratulations Cheryl on your wonderful finalist!!! #7651498

Patrick Rouzes level-classic June 19, 2009

Congratulations on this amazing finalist, Cheryl!!! #7652022

Carol L. Fowler June 19, 2009

Wonderful Finalist! Congrats! #7652643

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic June 19, 2009

As delightful as can be!
Congratulations, Cheryl!
~♥~Lisa #7653069

Cindy Bendush level-classic June 19, 2009

Wow -- such a tender image! Congratulations on all of your wonderful finalists Cheryl - you sure have a knack for catching the kisses! #7653400

Michael Khoury June 20, 2009

MY BEST Congratulations!
mk #7653999

Karen K. Givens June 20, 2009

Congratulations Cheryl on your finalist what a cute capture great timing. #7654627

Graeme yew Chow June 20, 2009

Congratulations on your finalist, Cheryl. Rare captured. #7654692

Cheryl E. Molennor June 20, 2009

Thanks so much everyone. Can't tell you how great it feels to be able to capture such an amazing moment. #7654889

Robert Baer June 20, 2009

omg what a fantastic special moment in life that you were fortunate enough to capture. a huge congratulations for this amazing image. #7655221

Debra R. Harder June 20, 2009

An amazing image, Cheryl! Congratulations on your beautiful finalist! Deb #7657950

Laurie Daily level-deluxe June 20, 2009

So sweet!!!! Congratulations on your finalist, Cheryl!


Jeff Robinson level-deluxe June 20, 2009

Cheryl - This could not be any more precious!! Congrats on capturing this very special moment and for your well deserved Finalist!! Jeff #7658098

Sherran Andersen level-classic June 20, 2009

I absolutely adore this photo... so heartwarming... into my favs as well. Congrats. Sherran #7659329

Liz blahh June 20, 2009

Congrats on a wonderful and well deserved fianlist! #7659521

Laurence Saliba level-classic June 21, 2009

Beautiful finalist!! Congrats!!! #7659836

Cheryl E. Molennor June 21, 2009


Datha Y. Thompson June 21, 2009

This is just Adorable!!
Congratulations Cheryl :0) #7661586

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic June 21, 2009

CONGRATULATIONS, Cheryl. My choice for a First Place Win!! Good Luck!

Usman. #7663096

Cheryl E. Molennor June 22, 2009

THANKYOU Datha ans Usman #7664353

Mitch Spence level-classic June 22, 2009

It's a special image. Congratulations to you. #7665439

A P June 22, 2009

Congratulations Cheryl on a awesome first place winner. #7665463

Tarun Bose June 22, 2009

Big, big congrats Cheryl, FOR YOUR MOST DESERVING FIRST PRIZE WINNER. #7665574

Wendy Moghadam June 22, 2009

Congratulations on a fabulous and touching win #7665916

Laurie Daily level-deluxe June 22, 2009

Congratulations, Cheryl, on your wonderful first place winner!!! #7665952

Linda D. Lester level-classic June 22, 2009

So sweet....Congratulations! #7665996

Renee Doyle level-classic June 22, 2009

Excellent!!! Big congrats on this wonderful first place winner Cheryl!!!! #7666171

Laurence Saliba level-classic June 22, 2009

CONGRATULATIONS Cheryl!!!! #7666267

Cheryl E. Molennor June 22, 2009

OMG No Way! I'm thrilled!! Thankyou all so much and congratulations to all of you as well #7666485

Barbara Waldoch level-classic June 22, 2009

Huge congratulations, Cheryl! #7666534

Vladan D. Djordjevic June 22, 2009

Congratulations, Cheryl! I told you this is a winner. :))))))))) #7666559

Jessica Jenney June 22, 2009

I knew it! What a fantastic and touching capture! Congrats, Cheryl on your fabulous First Place Win! #7666580

Melissa G. Meiselman June 22, 2009

Big congratulations, Cheryl on this outstanding first place winner!!!! #7666676

Pranay Koka June 22, 2009

awesome capture!! congratulations on ur winner! #7666726

Pranay Koka June 22, 2009

awesome capture!! congratulations on ur winner! #7666727

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe June 22, 2009

A fabulous winning image Cheryl! Congratulations on your big win! #7666757

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic June 22, 2009

What's not to LOVE about this one???
Congratz on the GOLD!!!
~♥~Lisa #7666766

Gord MacEachern June 22, 2009

Super super win Cheryl! WTG #7666955

Graeme yew Chow June 22, 2009

Hey , outstanding first place winner. Big congratulations Cheryl. #7667174

Evy Johansen level-classic June 22, 2009

Big congratulations on this wonderful win, Cheryl!! #7667342

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton June 22, 2009

Wonderful !! Big congratulations on your First Price Winner, Cheryl ! #7667519

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic June 22, 2009

JUST AS PREDICTED ABOVE. Glad the judges agreed! Huge congratulations on this well deserved recognition, Cheryl.

Usman. #7667909

Nick Lagos June 23, 2009

Big congratulations on your outstanding first place Gold Cheryl...great capture.. #7668686

Kathy Cline level-classic June 23, 2009


Eugenio Diaz June 23, 2009

CONGRATULATIONS on your First Place Win,Cheryl! #7669180

Cathy Barrows June 23, 2009

Congrats on your darling #7669194

Donna R. Wageman June 23, 2009

Wonderful, wonderful - Congratulations Cheryl!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #7669586

Kim Kleinschmidt level-classic June 23, 2009

A touching image! #7669714

Sam Britt June 23, 2009

Big congratualtions on your first place winner, Cheryl! #7669928

Alison Krylowski June 23, 2009

Congratulations, Cheryl!!! This is such a sweet capture! :) #7670130

Kathy Reeves June 23, 2009

Extraordinary image Cheryl! Congratulations on a well deserved win!! #7670269

Terry Cervi level-classic June 23, 2009

What a shot, Cheryl, and congrats on your well deserved 1st place win!! #7670468

Shawn Jennings level-classic June 23, 2009

What a capture, Cheryl! Congratulations on your win! #7670832

Carol L. Fowler June 23, 2009

Congrats! It is very deserving of the WIN! #7671043

Robert K. Bemus level-classic June 23, 2009

Congratulations on your First Place win, Cheryl!! #7671296

Cheryl E. Molennor June 23, 2009

WOW Thanks so much everyone! I'm psyked! #7671562

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic June 23, 2009

A BIG Congrats Cheryl!!! This is a beautiful capture - very deserving of the GOLD!!! #7671613

Cindy Bendush level-classic June 23, 2009

Perfect moment - perfect winner! Congratulations Cheryl! #7671895

Datha Y. Thompson June 23, 2009

Just TOOOO Sweet Cheryl!!
CONGRATULATIONS on the GOLD!!! WTG :0) #7671925

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic June 24, 2009

This is outstanding, Cheryl. Huge congrats on this wonderful winner. #7673580

Linda L. Ruiz level-classic June 24, 2009

Glitter Text Generator at #7673644

Tammy L. Newcomb June 24, 2009

Very touching image and stands out in so many ways.

Awesome job!!!

Congrats on your first place image. #7673653

Colleen Farrell June 24, 2009

WTG, Cheryl! So glad the judges agreed with me. :) #7674018

ALLEN O. HOWARD June 25, 2009

Well deserved, Cheryl! Congratulations! #7677437

Cheryl E. Molennor June 25, 2009

Thankyou THANKYOU #7678625

Lydia Williams level-deluxe June 26, 2009

Fantastic heartwarming image...Love it.
Congratulations #7681547

Karen Walzer June 26, 2009

Stunnng! #7682039

Carolyn M. DAlessandro June 26, 2009

I did not believe what I was seeing..This is being at the right place at the right time and knowing what to do to capture an amazing image and your NAILED IT!! WOW,Cheryl this is awesome..I hope you enter this in the will win hands down. Congratulations on a fantastic capture..Bravo,well done!!! #7682314

JudyAnn Rector level-deluxe June 27, 2009

Stunning capture, Cheryl... CONGRATULATIONS! #7684235

Cheryl E. Molennor June 27, 2009

Thankyou all and Carolyn Thanks I will do that #7684245

Jean-Pierre Ducondi level-classic July 18, 2009

This is just amazing and so full of emotion. Outstanding.
JP #7753300

Cheryl E. Molennor July 18, 2009

Thankyou Jean- Pierre #7753733

Dianna Murphy July 22, 2009

Congratulations on your win and for capturing such a touching moment. #7770775

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict August 19, 2009

Congratulations Cheryl on your Win!!!

Dominick #7866616

Mervyn Dublin October 04, 2009

Congrats Cheryl Love this! A very powerful shot!! #8006442

Kathy Cline level-classic December 25, 2009 #8245682

Mary K. Robison January 05, 2010

A very belated Congratulations to you, Cheryl! This marvelous mother-and-child capture fully deserves its First Place Win! #8270867

Cheryl E. Molennor January 05, 2010

Thanks everyone! #8271734

Ivan Chacon January 22, 2010

No ordinary words can describe this image!!! Big congrats Cheryl! :) #8322311

Yulianto Soeroso September 11, 2010

wow nice feel congrateulation #8893805

JO ANN CLEVELAND April 23, 2012

This has to be the sweetest picture ever!!!

Your winner is so well deserved Cheryl!

jo ann c. #10105304

Cynthia j. Lesley November 06, 2015

great photo and congradulations!!! #11395675

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