Curious

Debbie Bray June 04, 2012

Hohoho!! So darned cute - LOvE it, an instant fave! #1467013

Melinda F. Schneider level-classic June 04, 2012

Ain't they cute! Patience pays off!! #10167590

Joy Rector June 04, 2012

beautiful shot, love that face #10167598

R. J. Laudenbacher level-deluxe June 04, 2012

LOL...I love that face, Chris. Great work as always! #10167609

Katarina Mansson June 04, 2012

Superb!!! Love the expresiion and your super sharp capture! #10167676

Patti Coblentz June 04, 2012

Superb, Chris! They are so darned cute! #10167786

Ann Coates level-classic June 04, 2012

Brilliant shot. I love the expression on the Alpaca at the front. #10168032

Carol Quina level-classic June 04, 2012

Love it! This is so cute and well worth the wait! #10168171

Marcie A. Fowler June 04, 2012

This made me chuckle. Glad your patience paid off. #10168223

Bob Cournoyer level-addict June 04, 2012

Too cute! #10168472

Christopher Budny level-deluxe June 05, 2012

Thanks, folks! #10168957

Liz blahh June 06, 2012

Terrific capture! #10171198

Christopher Budny level-deluxe June 07, 2012

Thank you, Liz! #10171437

Ann Coates level-classic July 30, 2012

I am thrilled to see this here, congratulations on your finalist and good luck in the next round. #10250882

Tammy Espino July 30, 2012

Congrats on getting a finalist on this adorable capture :) #10250907

Claudine Grove July 30, 2012

Congrats on this cutie! It reminds me of a Dr. Suess characher. #10251243

Michele Peterson level-classic July 30, 2012

Love this!! All of your alpaca images have given me a smile, and I am so happy to see one get a finalist!! Congratulations on all FOUR of your silver badges this month! #10252003

Christopher Budny level-deluxe July 30, 2012

Thank you very much! #10252546

Carol Quina level-classic July 30, 2012

Congratulations Chris on your finalist! Good luck in the next round!! This one is super cute! #10253612

Joannie Bertucci level-classic July 30, 2012

Chris, this looks like a guy I once dated! :-) Seriously, this is fantastic with excellent dof and details! Congrats on all 4 of your finalists! #10253812

Christopher Budny level-deluxe July 31, 2012

Thank you both--Joannie, I don't know what to think about the guy you dated, if he looks like an alpaca ;) hehehe #10254337

Terry Cervi level-classic July 31, 2012

Congrats on your fantastic finalist, Chris! #10254850

Christopher Budny level-deluxe July 31, 2012

Thanks, Terry! #10254875

Julianne Bradford July 31, 2012

I think she's batting her eyelashes at you Chris :-) Congrats! #10254950

Christopher Budny level-deluxe July 31, 2012

hehehe...thanks! They are at turns skittish then approachable... perhaps! #10254993

Don Johnson level-deluxe July 31, 2012

This is not your usual shot of a building! But you have another Finalist award to add to your collection. Sometimes your photography just blows me away! #10255334

Christopher Budny level-deluxe July 31, 2012

Thank you very, very much, Don! Yeah, every once in awhile, I have to force myself away from buildings! ;) #10255458

JO ANN CLEVELAND July 31, 2012

Wowee, this is just too cute!

Awesome finalist Chris! Congratulations!

jo ann c. #10255522

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic July 31, 2012

Sooooo Cute!!!! Congrats on your beautiful Finalist, Chris!!!! #10255728

Phyllis H. Burchett July 31, 2012

C U T E is right, big congrats Chris! #10255909

Christopher Budny level-deluxe July 31, 2012

Thanks, ladies! #10255944

Renee Doyle level-classic August 01, 2012

Just makes you smile!! BIG congrats Chris!! #10257050

Christopher Budny level-deluxe August 01, 2012

You're right---you can't help but smile when you're around them... they're silly, weird, charming, all at once. Thanks! #10257291

David M. Montero August 04, 2012

Congratulations on your Finalist selection Chris! I like the smile on the alpaca's face. #10262535

Christopher Budny level-deluxe August 04, 2012

Thank you Dave; they are pretty much cute all around! #10262738

To discuss, first log in or sign up (buttons are at top center of page).

Description

Three alpacas on my sister's farm finally worked up the nerve to approach me, as I'd sat in their pen hoping from some close-up captures.
7/12 Finalist - Animals

Exif: F Number: 4, Exposure Bias Value: -0.33, ExposureTime: 1/160 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 67.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 7D

Uploaded on June 04, 2012

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist


Copyright for this gallery photo belongs solely to Christopher Budny. Images may not be copied, downloaded, or used in any way without the expressed, written permission of the photographer.
Log in to follow or message this photographer or report this photo.