Cat in a bowl

© Katarina Mansson

Cat in a bowl

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe September 08, 2009

Great comp and capture Katarina! Jeff #1177902

Natasa Mikuz level-classic September 08, 2009

Very nice! #7924410

Laurence Saliba level-classic September 08, 2009

Oh I love this!!! Thanks so much Katarina!!! :) #7924436

Nikki McDonald level-classic September 08, 2009

He has so obviously found the perfect spot -- just the right size and shape and in the sun, too. I assume he prefers a firm mattress :) Lovely capture, Katarina. #7924632

Tess L. Yee September 08, 2009

What a delightful image, Katarina! Great composition! (and oh, what a face!) #7924705

Dr Silly level-classic September 08, 2009

Hahaha, wonderful capture. Looks like he's thinking "are you done, I wish to go back to sleep". :O) #7924773

Marvin H. Gohlke Jr. September 08, 2009

Great candid capture of this cat. I loved looking through your gallery, I see you love color, great work!! #7924956

Joy Rector September 08, 2009

love this capture #7925137

Jane Holestine September 08, 2009

Looks like he was just waiting for you! Great image. #7926620

Lauren P. Krajenta September 11, 2009

Absolutely too cute! I can't believe he sat there while you shot photos! He's not spoiled by chance..lol #7936131

Susan Fox October 06, 2009

This is so cute! Nicely captured Katarina #8014575

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe October 08, 2009

Very sweet, great timing and pose Katarina! #8019935

Susan Fox October 22, 2009

Congratulations Katarina! #8059896

Sam Britt October 22, 2009

Congratulations, Katarina! Very cute!! #8060534

Cesar J. La Rosa October 22, 2009

A WONDERFUL portrait of a beautifu cat!!! Congratulations on this well-deserved Finalist, Katarina!!!
Cesar #8061441

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic October 22, 2009

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your deserving FINALIST!!! 8o) #8061561

Laurence Saliba level-classic October 23, 2009

Oh yessss even my dedication!!! Love it even more now, CONGRATS!!! #8062345

Teri Klinger October 23, 2009

awww! he looks like he WANTED his photograph taken! Ü great shot and congrats!!! #8063349

Leslie McLain level-deluxe October 23, 2009

So cute. Congrats on your wonderful finalist, Katarina. #8063742

Christine Czernin level-classic October 23, 2009

Congratulations on your finalists, Katarina. This cat is posing just perfectly. #8065030

Tess L. Yee October 23, 2009

Congrats on this fabulous finalist, Katarina! #8065471

Mitch Spence level-classic October 24, 2009

Congratulations, Katarina. #8068826

Susie Peek-Swint December 02, 2009

Wonderful capture and composition Katarina ~ many congrats on your finalist and POTD!! #8183896

Ann Coates level-classic December 02, 2009

Congrats on your POTD Katarina. #8183899

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe December 02, 2009

Awesome cat portrait, finalist and POTD! Congratulations Katarina! #8183900

Avril Young December 02, 2009

such a delightful capture....congratulations on your finalist and POTD .... #8183902

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict December 02, 2009

Congratulations Katarina on your POTD Win!


Dominick #8183905

Stefania Barbier level-addict December 02, 2009

huge congrats on your "comfy" gorgeous POTD!!! #8183908

Siete Meeter December 02, 2009

Very nice! Congratulations Katarina on your POTD Win!

#8183910

Karen Engelbreth December 02, 2009

Big congrats on your wonderful POTD, Katarina... #8183959

Teri Klinger December 02, 2009

i LOVE this image - the cat looks SO relaxed and willing to have his picture taken!!! congrats on your POTD!!! #8184011

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic December 02, 2009

Wow... cute capture and details, Katarina! Congrats on the Finalist and POTD Awards!

UB. #8184035

Carolyn Morgan December 02, 2009

Congratulations!
Great Shot! - Your cat and ours could be twins :) #8184085

Joy Rector December 02, 2009

congrats on the POTD #8184089

Nikki McDonald level-classic December 02, 2009

Great to see further recognition for this fun cat portrait, Katarina. Congratulations on the finalist and POTD. #8184159

Renee Doyle level-classic December 02, 2009

Such a cute capture and well deserved POTD!! Congratulations Katarina!! #8184204

Leslie McLain level-deluxe December 02, 2009

Congrats on your wonderful POTD. #8184298

Mary K. Robison December 02, 2009

Congratulations on your POTD, Katarina! #8184303

Cesar J. La Rosa December 02, 2009

Congratulations on this BEAUTIFUL POTD, Katarina!!!
Cesar #8184351

Melinda F. Schneider level-classic December 02, 2009

Congratulations on this beautiful POTD win! I LOVE IT!! #8184387

JO ANN CLEVELAND December 02, 2009

Look at that tail! Wow....great capture Katarina and congrats on both the finalist and POTD!

jo ann c. #8184411

Daniella Puente December 02, 2009

Congrats Katarina this is a wonderful capture :)))

PD: Today come out the PhotoFlash # 81 and your photo "no food no drink" is also the featured photo on it! double congrats :))))))) #8184489

Cathy Barrows December 02, 2009

congrats on your potd...good way to keep the birds away #8184511

Bob Cournoyer level-classic December 02, 2009

Congrats on POTD!! #8184609

Linda D. Lester level-deluxe December 02, 2009

So cute.....Congratulations on your POTD!!! #8184653

Marcel J. Fernandez December 02, 2009

A delightful POTD that brings a smile to the sadest face. Congratulations, Katarina!!! #8184753

Mitch Spence level-classic December 02, 2009

Congratulations again, Katarina, on another honor for this appealing cat. #8184774

Jessica Jenney December 02, 2009

Congratulations, Katarina on your beautiful POTD! #8184789

Les Rhoades level-classic December 02, 2009

Congrats on your POTD selection! #8184810

Sheri Camarda level-deluxe December 02, 2009

Fantastic! Lovin' this one! Congratulations! #8184951

Nancy de Flon December 02, 2009

What a splendid picture of this lovely cat. Am amazed that he sat still long enough for you to ensure the high quality of your composition, lighting, and DOF. Thank you for sharing it! #8184984

Datha Y. Thompson December 02, 2009

Congratulations again Katarina on this BEAUTIFUL POTD!! YGG!!! :0) #8185039

David Phalen December 02, 2009

BIG Congrats on a wonderful POTD!! #8185054

Debra R. Harder December 02, 2009

HUGE CONGRATULATIONS, Katarina, on this precious and adorable POTD!!! Deb #8185057

Erica Murphy level-deluxe December 02, 2009

Beautiful POTD Katarina!! Congratulations! #8185066

Christine Czernin level-classic December 02, 2009

Many congrats, Katarina.
So cute, a wonderful POTD. #8185279

Dianna Murphy December 02, 2009

Congrats on your POTD! #8185401

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton December 02, 2009

Sweet shot! Congrats Katarina!! #8185425

Anne McKinnell December 02, 2009

Very cute! Congratulations on your POTD! #8185471

Christian Rosito December 02, 2009

Great POTD, Congratulations Katarina!! #8185478

Laurence Saliba level-classic December 02, 2009

Oh my cat is in the news again :) Congrats Katarina!!! #8185529

Ivan Chacon December 02, 2009

Congrats on your POTD, great shot! :) #8185844

Tommy E. Burgess December 02, 2009

Huge congratulations on your outstanding finalist and POTD Katarina!! #8186140

Janice Mezzacappa December 02, 2009

Big Congrats Katarina on this wonderful finalist and POTD! #8186223

Cindy Bendush level-classic December 02, 2009

Love this POTD Katarina - congratulations! #8186506

Richard D. Love December 03, 2009

Congratulations, Katarina. Just a wonderful image with excellent comp. Well done.

Rick #8187860

Guy D. Biechele level-classic December 04, 2009

Terrific pose! Congratulations on your POTD, Katarina. #8189998

Michael Umbreit December 05, 2009

Katarina - Congratulations on your POTD! Great pose and shot!! - Mike #8193196

Fax Sinclair level-deluxe December 06, 2009

I had no idea that my cat, Goszr had been to Malta!
Perfect capture. #8196101

Bunny Snow level-classic April 19, 2010

Cats absolutely love the perfect shape and size nest for sunbathing and sleeping, as witnessed here.

The textures, lighting, composition, tonality, DOF is wonderfully captured by your lens, Katrina. Good eyes and POV, as always. I suspect another win is on the horizon! Congratulations on your BP POTD! #8548611

Amanda D. Austwick level-classic July 18, 2012

Wonderful Cat Photo! #10235277

Emile Abbott level-deluxe December 17, 2012

Precious and priceless capture Katrina. #10467876

Thomas E. Hinds January 12, 2013

What a great capture and wonderful timing on your part! (Though he/she may have been there all day! LOL.) Beautiful work, Katarina! #10512343

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Description


POTD 2nd December 2009.
Finalist Animals September 2009.

This is a Maltese cat for Laurence Saliba! It was sitting in this bowl outside my hotel in Malta one morning.

Canon 24-105 mm f/4 L IS lens, handheld. Raw conversion and basic adjustments in Bridge and CS3.

Exif: F Number: 4.5, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/100 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 105.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 30D

Uploaded on September 08, 2009

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