You are my sunshine!

© Mata Patan

You are my sunshine!

Uploaded: June 28, 2005 00:18:17


After yesterday success, I want to propose you another shot of Marie Christelle and Ettore the dog. Here she is adoring him, such she wants to tell him "You are my sunshine"...and I'm sure he is for her!!


Janet Williams June 28, 2005

Lovely shot Mata. The expression on her face is a wonderful capture. He, a typically dog just looks on as if to say - what on earth is she doing??!! She looks lovely in her little blue dress. Very well done. #270135

Dan Holm level-classic June 28, 2005

Fantastic and VERY cute capture, Mata!! The two shots in this series beg to be framed and hung side by side! Excellent shot! #1529259

Patty Razonable June 28, 2005

An adorable image!! Looks like they both are eye to eye and her red hair!! Excellent capture, Mata!! #1529261

Jordi Delgado June 28, 2005

So cute, Mata!!!

:-)) #1529266

Donna Roberts June 28, 2005

Oooh yes, I agree with Dan - these deserve to be framed.
Mata, she is just so cute and I could actually image her singing this little song.....LOL
She is so adorable. Love this image so much, just as much as the first.
:-) dddu #1529296

Mary K. Robison June 28, 2005

Mata, my brain would explode if I had to choose between this marvelous capture and yesterday's...
but that's gonna be the judges' problem next month!!! LOL!!! #1529312

S J June 28, 2005

I agree with Mary...judges are really gonna have trouble in choosing a favorite among today's and yesterday's shots!!! More please, Mata!!! I really enjoy looking at your little girl!! #1529317

Carolyn J. Connolly level-classic June 28, 2005

Oh, Mata - this image is REALLY adorable, too!! Both Marie Christelle, AND Ettore, are interacting SO well!! WONDERFUL capture!! :o) #1529321

Leanne M.E. Boyd June 28, 2005

Mata - I love this shot! The look on the little girl's face and her beloved friend are priceless! Excellent shot! #1529331

Paul Michko June 28, 2005

What an absolutely adorable image, Mata. #1529420

Kerby Pfrangle level-classic June 28, 2005


What I like best about the two images you posted the last couple days is your daughter love for animals.

It a very special gift that the some kids have and she grow up respecting and loving our four legged friends.

The image is very nice in colors, details and lighting.



Donald K. Cherry level-classic June 28, 2005

Another adorable candid image, Mata! They are both too good to pick a best one!! #1529469

Tammy Scott level-classic June 28, 2005

Another awesome shot, Mata! Great expression on both of them! #1529583

Stephanie Lyons June 28, 2005

Another very sweet shot Mata ... and the dog appears to be smiling at her! Too cute! #1529618

Agnes Fegan level-deluxe June 28, 2005

I think even the dog is smiling!!! #1529647

Bobbie Davis June 28, 2005 sweet is that? Great shot Mata!!! #1529736

Cathy Gregor June 28, 2005

Priceless, Mata!!
Wonderful color and comp. #1529893

Joy Rector June 28, 2005

Beautiful. #1530398

Carla Metzler June 28, 2005

Adorable image, Mata! She is such a beautiful child, too! #1530448

Roger Bernabo June 28, 2005

Another lovely shot of your beautiful daughter #1530472

Deb Holmes-Hatfield June 28, 2005

They are both great shots, Mata, well done and nicely presented! #1530574

Jenny Bosmans June 28, 2005

Soooo adorable, Mata!!! There's a great 'love story' going on between those two!!! And the way you made them fit in the fram...fantastic! #1530803

Jill Flynn level-classic June 28, 2005

Another WONDERFUL shot of Marie Christelle and Ettore - so full of love and emotion Mata. LOVE THIS so much! #1530892

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic June 28, 2005

Very sweet, Mata..I love them both. The look on her face is so cute...Love it! :) #1531035

Laurence Saliba level-classic June 28, 2005

Have to agree!! Both sweet captures! #1531161

June 28, 2005

What a priceless capture. These kind of dogs usually have so much patience especially with little ones. #1531384

June 28, 2005

I forgot to congradulations on all your winners and finalist which are winners also. #1531388

Ermanno Radice June 28, 2005

Bellissima anche questa, Mata! #1531644

Cathy Stancil June 28, 2005

Adorable, Mata !! She is so cute....Great shot again ! #1531925

Jane Summa June 28, 2005

Boy oh are sure making it tough for the judges, Mata!! LOL
I can't even choose which I like better..this one or the one from yesterday..They both show fantastic expression! I loved my Belgium shepard when I was growing up..she so reminds me of me the things that you capture. Perfect shot in every way, Mata!! #1532077

Goshka G. June 28, 2005

This is really precious, Mata!! I'd have a problem too if I had to choose between the two images! #1532183

Claudette Foote June 28, 2005

Adorable, Mata !! She is so cute.... THE COLORS THE EXPRESSION ... #1533041

Connie J. Turner June 28, 2005

Way too cute. I love her expression! #1533077

Deborah Sandidge June 28, 2005

Another cute capture of the two, priceless, Mata! #1533209

Jim Kinnunen level-deluxe June 28, 2005

Very special image, Mata!!! #1533325

Sergio La Spina June 28, 2005

Dopo tutti I mille commenti che anno le tue foto il mio puo essere solo un ago anche perche le vedo quasi in anteprima ma nella solitudine voglio dirtelo che è molto bella ben fatta e lei è una meraviglia e conoscendola ancora di piu perche a differenza di tanti ho il piacere di godore dei suoi sorrisi sinceri e donati con tutta l'innocenza che possiedono solo I bambini.
Bellissima immagine!!!!!e bel giardino ma chi lo cura???? #1533735

Dominique Declerck June 29, 2005

Scène adorable, Mata!! jolie capture!! #1533758

Colette M. Metcalf June 29, 2005

Adorable capture, Mata!!! #1533925

Danilo Piccioni June 29, 2005

Questa vince sicuro! #1534460

Amanda Price June 29, 2005

hahaha! DARLING! This has really brought a smile to my face this morning! #1535194

Lori Carlson June 30, 2005

definitely another success Mata! Just as priceless as the other! Thank you for sharing! :0) #1539734

Karen Engelbreth July 02, 2005

LOL - fantastic, Mata - wonderful little girl! #1545707

KHAWLA Haddad July 03, 2005

Mata wow love this so much she is such cutie pie love it so much put smile on my face wonderful capture and title for this wonderful image love it !!!!!!1 #1550524

Laura E. OConnor July 22, 2005


Stephanie Lyons July 22, 2005

BIG congrats, Mata! #1622784

Amanda Price July 22, 2005

Congratulations, Mata!! #1622872

Evy Johansen level-classic July 22, 2005

Many congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Mata! #1622995

Cathy Barrows July 22, 2005

Congrats on your cute #1623046

Paul E. Earl July 22, 2005

Congratulations. I loved this one the first time I saw it. #1623146

Linda D. Lester level-classic July 22, 2005

Congratulations!!!!! #1623436

Melissa L. Zavadil July 22, 2005

Just look at the way that dog is looking at that child!! How very cute!! Congrats on the wonderful finalist!! #1623616

Dominique Declerck July 22, 2005

Congratulations, Mata!!! #1623896

Laurence Saliba level-classic July 22, 2005

Another GREAT finalist Mata!!! Congrats!! #1623924

Jill Flynn level-classic July 22, 2005

One of my favorites of yours Mata. Way to go and congratulations! #1623935

S J July 23, 2005

Congratulations on this super cute finalist, Mata!! What a sweetie she is!!! #1624088

Sylvia Rossler July 23, 2005

Congratulations Mata!!!
You really earned this one :) #1624108

Mata Patan July 23, 2005

Thanks for your kind comments!!!
I am really happy this shot is a finalist one!! My both one year daughter and dog!!! LOL!! #1624164

Walter Graziano July 23, 2005

Nice shot Mata, congratulations! #1624211

Mary K. Robison July 23, 2005

The judges have spoken, and filled your day with sunshine, Mata!
CONGRATULATIONS on your smiling duo making finalist, and the very best of luck to you in the next round!! #1624267

Kate Jackson level-classic July 23, 2005

So many congratulations Mata! This is one adorable shot I am smiling so wide! #1624464

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic July 23, 2005

CONGRATULATIONS!!!!!!! Cute photo Mata. She is darling. Good luck in the next round. #1624916

Deborah Sandidge July 23, 2005

Precious, congratulations, Mata!! #1625725

Kerby Pfrangle level-classic July 23, 2005


Congratulations on your finalist.

Best of luck in the following round.

Kerby #1625941

Donald K. Cherry level-classic July 23, 2005

Congratulations on this very lovely finalist, Mata! #1626347

Marsha S. Smith July 23, 2005

One of my favorites, Mata. Congratulations!
Good luck in the next round. #1626767

KHAWLA Haddad July 23, 2005

Big Congratulations on this wonderful finalist, Mata such wonderful capture good luck in the next round !!! #1626772

Jennifer Rennison July 23, 2005

Fabulous expression of friendship, Mata! Congratulations on your finalist! #1626917

Lori Carlson July 23, 2005

Congratulations Mata!! :0) #1626942

Deb Holmes-Hatfield July 23, 2005

Congratulations Mata, on this adorable finalist! #1627394

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic July 23, 2005

Wow, you have many chosen....great pictures and well done. Good luck..:) #1627973

Tammy Scott level-classic July 23, 2005

Congratulations on this cute and funny finalist, Mata! Way to go!!! #1628540

Stanley J. Contrades July 23, 2005

CONGRATULATIONS, Mata, and best of luck in the next round!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #1628779

Ermanno Radice July 24, 2005

Sono molto contento che ci sia anche questa adorabile foto tra I finalisti! #1630175

Sandy Landon July 24, 2005

Such a cute capture!!! Congrats!!!!!! #1632364

Adilson F. Ferreira July 24, 2005

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Mata!!! #1632398

John Tubbs level-deluxe July 24, 2005

What a wonderful moment - and now you have it forever! #1632691

Claudette Foote July 24, 2005

I knew this would happen Love it so much... congrat. and it is a winner..... #1632889

Piotr M. Organa July 26, 2005

Great photo, Mata.
Congratulations!!! #1642889

Susie Peek-Swint July 29, 2005

Fabulous capture Mata ~ congrats on the finals! #1651800

KHAWLA Haddad August 16, 2005

Mata congrats on Kodack pic of the day today did not find the other pic but this one on same setting :). wonderful job on these shots congrat :) #1725620

Shari Travison August 18, 2005

LOL! Great title and wonderful capture! #1732985

Laura E. OConnor August 20, 2005


Tammy Scott level-classic August 20, 2005

Congratulations on your finalist, Mata! I am so glad to see this one again! #1740761

Anita Taylor August 20, 2005

Beautiful shot, Mata! Congratulations on making finalist! #1741427

KHAWLA Haddad August 20, 2005

Congratulations on your finalist! #1741496

Sandy Landon August 20, 2005

One of my favorites!! Big congrats!!!! #1741599

Linda D. Lester level-classic August 20, 2005

My favorite!

Congratulations on your finalist! #1741684

Claudia Kuhn level-classic August 20, 2005

So cute Mata, congrats and good luck! #1741967

Kerby Pfrangle level-classic August 20, 2005

Congratulations Mata on your finalist.

Super job and good luck in the next round.

Kerby #1742850

Melissa L. Zavadil August 20, 2005

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist!! #1743493

S J August 21, 2005

Congratulations on this outstanding super cute Finalist, Mata!! Good luck in the next round of judging!! #1744303

Kate Jackson level-classic August 21, 2005

Congratulations Mata ~ this is so so cute! #1744636

Patty Razonable August 21, 2005

Congratulations, Mata!! #1746018

Anne D. Eigen August 21, 2005

Another fabulous capture, Mata! Congratulations and best wishes!!! #1746961

Jennifer Rennison August 21, 2005

Congratulations on your finalist, Mata! Best of luck in the next round! #1747382

Leanne M.E. Boyd August 22, 2005

I am so thrilled that your photo has been selected. This is so cute, it should be blown up and placed one your wall. Congratulations! #1752905

Lori Carlson August 22, 2005


S J August 22, 2005

Woo Hoo!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Big Congratulations on this OUTSTANDING WIN, Mata!!! Wow!! #1754021

Carol Brill August 22, 2005

Congratulations on your second-place win for this very charming shot, Mata! #1754040

Jordi Delgado August 23, 2005

Congratulations Mata, on this terrific win!!!



Paul Sikora August 23, 2005

Congratulations Mata a very deserved win #1754207

Dan Holm level-classic August 23, 2005

CONGRATULATIONS, Mata!!! A VERY well deserved WIN!!!!! #1754234

Paul E. Earl August 23, 2005

Congratulations!! #1754254

Ermanno Radice August 23, 2005

Congratulazioni vivissime per la tua vittoria, ben meritata, Mata! #1754324

Jenny Bosmans August 23, 2005

Congratulations on your beautiful win, Mata!!! #1754344

Adilson F. Ferreira August 23, 2005

Congratulations on this cute and well deserved win Mata!!! #1754398

Tom Andersen August 23, 2005

Congratulations on this superb winner, Mata! #1754515

Tammy Scott level-classic August 23, 2005

Congratulations on a great win, Mata!!! #1754649

Cathy Gregor August 23, 2005

Congratulations on this oh so cute winner, Mata!! #1754991

Walter Graziano August 23, 2005

Congratulation Mata!!! #1755048

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic August 23, 2005

Congratulations Mata. Love it. #1755194

Rakesh Syal level-classic August 23, 2005

Congratulations, Mata!!! #1755690

Laura E. OConnor August 23, 2005


Piotr M. Organa August 23, 2005

Congratulations on your gold, Mata!
Love this photo! #1755811

Jim Kinnunen level-deluxe August 23, 2005

Well deserved win, Mata...congratulations!:) #1755819

Laurence Saliba level-classic August 23, 2005

A BIG CONGRATULATIONS Mata!!!!!!!!!! #1755997

Jennifer Rennison August 23, 2005

Congratulations on your win, Mata! #1756128

Sylvia Rossler August 23, 2005

Congratulations Mata !!! :) #1756478

Jill Flynn level-classic August 23, 2005


Deb Holmes-Hatfield August 23, 2005

Congratulations Mata, on this well deserved second place winner! #1756872

Kate Jackson level-classic August 23, 2005

Many congratulations Mata ~ such a pleasure to look at this again and again! #1756877

Mary Timman August 23, 2005

Job well done. Congrats Mata! #1757213

Marsha S. Smith August 23, 2005

Congratulations, Mata! This is one of my all time favorites of yours. Such a cutie pie! #1757429

Stephen Zacker August 23, 2005

Congratulations #1757517

Deborah Sandidge August 23, 2005

The sweetest capture, Mata - congratulations!! #1757527

Lori S. Aschbrenner August 23, 2005

Congratulations, Mata! What a wonderful story-telling picture you've captured for your daughter! #1757611

Kay Beausoleil level-deluxe August 23, 2005

Congratulations on another big win, Mata! #1757754

Linda D. Lester level-classic August 23, 2005

I'm so happy this favorite, Congratulations! I'm going to send that email right now!!! #1757815

Laura Clay-Ballard August 23, 2005

congrats on this awesome winning image! #1757940

Claudia Kuhn level-classic August 23, 2005

Love this Mata, big congrats on your win!!!!!!! #1758150

Karen Bacon August 23, 2005

A big congratulations Mata on this wonderful image! #1758599

Stanley J. Contrades August 23, 2005

Terrific, Mata, and CONGRATULATIONS on this happy image and your 2nd Place win!! Very well done!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #1758725

Colette M. Metcalf August 24, 2005

Congratulations to you Mata!!! #1759140

William C. Raco level-classic August 24, 2005

Congratulations, Mata!

bill #1763079

Serena Pierce level-deluxe August 25, 2005

Wonderful!! Congratulations!! #1765523

Amanda Price August 25, 2005

Congratulations, Mata! Well deserved! Congrats on all of your other finalists as well. I believe there were several! Way to go girl! #1766025

KHAWLA Haddad August 25, 2005

A Big congratulations Mata on this wonderful Winner! #1767559

Sherrye Nozaki August 26, 2005

Oh, this is just too cute! Adorable.

Sherrye #1770970

Taylor January 02, 2006

Congratulations! #2246201

Jill Odice level-classic January 26, 2006

What a great shot mata! You can tell they are great friends :-) #2343405

Gianluca Posella June 23, 2006

Composizione eccellente, l'espressione della bambina dice tutto :)
Excellent composition, the little girl's expression, says all :) #2937957

Roxanne M. Bubar December 04, 2007

Oh how I love the expression capture on both faces.
Congrats. #5169399

RC Fritz December 25, 2007

Congratulations Mata! Merry Christmas to you and yours! My Xmas card:

Cynthia M. Wiles level-deluxe November 09, 2011

(I just saw this!)
I love shots of big dogs and little people!! This is precious!
Cindy #9793934

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