Neck and Neck

© Julianne Bradford

Neck and Neck

Leslie McLain level-deluxe August 10, 2012

Fantastic capture, Julianne. A double N as well and so very cute. #1479724

Nikki McDonald level-classic August 10, 2012

Cute capture and great title, Julianne. #10270399

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe August 10, 2012

Outstanding capture Jullianne! #10270495

David Phalen August 10, 2012

Terrific capture and title!!

HTD!! #10270510

Michele Peterson level-classic August 10, 2012

Aw, this made me smile!! :-) I love how he's looking right at you. 115 births is a lot, too! HTD!! #10270645

Monnie Ryan August 10, 2012

Super-cool and a terrific theme entry, Julianne! HTD! #10270667

Rony Sagy August 10, 2012

Fantastic capture. #10270726

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic August 10, 2012

Very very cute. He is so adorable. That would be so neat to see so many baby ones. #10270740

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe August 10, 2012

How sweet, a wonderful theme entry!! #10270798

Terry Cervi level-classic August 10, 2012

What a sweet capture, Julianne! A favorite for me! #10271037

Julianne Bradford August 11, 2012

Thanks so much for your great comments and encouragement :-) #10271670

Mitch Spence level-classic August 11, 2012

Using the neck of the mom as background here is very cool, Julianne. #10271935

Tammy Espino August 11, 2012

I think that cute baby is smilng! Great capture! #10272322

Kathy Salerni level-classic August 14, 2012

Love the baby against his Mom's neck, Juli! Great timing and capture! #10275620

Julianne Bradford August 16, 2012

Thank you!!! #10279123

Tammy Espino March 27, 2013

Adorable finalist, good luck next round! #10626995

Carol L. Fowler March 27, 2013

Cute Finalist! Congrats! #10627964

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe March 27, 2013

A very sweet finalist, congratulations Julianne! #10628220

Nadia Paul March 27, 2013

Too cute - congrats again! #10628358

Julianne Bradford March 28, 2013

Thanks so much!! #10629558

March 28, 2013

Nice juxtaposition. #10629766

Julianne Bradford March 28, 2013

Thanks very much! #10629789

Terry Cervi level-classic March 28, 2013

Congrats on all of your wonderful finalists, Julianne!! #10630110

Stefania Barbier level-addict March 28, 2013

adorable... congratulations! #10630770

Michele Peterson level-classic March 28, 2013

I still like this one!! Congratulations on this and your other finalists, they are all wonderful! #10631619

Stefania Barbier level-addict March 29, 2013

huge congrats on your beautiful winner!!! #10631746

Terry A. Stoa level-classic March 29, 2013

Congrats, Julianne, on this Winner and your other Finalists. This is really cute and such a great capture. #10631939

Leslie McLain level-deluxe March 29, 2013

Congrats on a beautiful winner, Julianne. #10632067

Christopher Budny level-deluxe March 29, 2013

Love the mother as background... Congratulations! #10632181

March 29, 2013

A Big Congrats to you Julianne on this outstanding 2nd Place Winner.. #10632341

Monnie Ryan March 29, 2013

WTG, Julianne - congratulations!! #10632345

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe March 29, 2013

Nicely done Julianne!!! Huge congratulations on your win!!! I'm so happy for you, my friend!!! #10632606

Debra R. Harder March 29, 2013

This is absolutely priceless, Julianne! Huge congratulations on your excellent GOLD WINNER!!!! #10632696

Mitch Spence level-classic March 29, 2013

A beautiful moment captured with this little one, Julianne. Congratulations to you on this gold win. #10632745

Tammy Espino March 29, 2013

Congrats on your gold win :) #10632817

Susan M. Campbell March 29, 2013

Congrats. Awesome shot. #10632961

Carol Quina level-classic March 29, 2013

Terrific WINNER! Congratulations! #10633054

Erica Murphy level-deluxe March 29, 2013

Congratulations on your awesome winner Julianne!! This is so stunning! #10633258

Terry Cervi level-classic March 29, 2013

Congrats on your adorable win, Leslie! #10633533

Kathy Salerni level-classic March 29, 2013

Huge Congrats on your Gold Winning image, Julianne! #10633611

Carol Eade level-addict March 29, 2013

Congratulations, Julianne, wonderful capture. #10633677

Ann Coates level-classic March 29, 2013

This is so cool, congratulations on your Gold. #10633789

Rona L. Schwarz March 29, 2013

A brilliant capture, Julianne! The juxtaposition is terrific and I love the little baby! I shot a baby giraffe and mother this month and the baby was so much fun to watch! Big Congratulations on this marvelous Gold Winner! #10633926

Robert K. Bemus level-classic March 29, 2013

Congratulations on your beautiful Win!! #10633983

Carla Capra level-classic March 30, 2013

Oh my, 'personality ... PLUS'!
Wonderful image and congratulations. #10634476

Wm Nosal March 30, 2013

Awesome Capture, Julianne!
Congratulations #10634629

JO ANN CLEVELAND March 30, 2013

Congratulations on this wonderful 2nd Place Gold Winner Julianna!

jo ann c. #10634811

Michele Peterson level-classic March 30, 2013

Congratulations, Julianne!! I am so happy to see this one get GOLD!! #10635590

Phyllis H. Burchett March 31, 2013

Congrats on this wonderful winner Julianne! #10636218

Debbie Bray March 31, 2013

Oh wow, Julianne, what a wonderful image, big congrats on your winner! #10636660

Julianne Bradford March 31, 2013

I really appreciate all your great comments! Thank you! #10636663

Nadia Paul April 02, 2013

Such a beautiful winner Julianne - congrats! #10639528

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic April 04, 2013

Great Juxtaposition, Julianne. CONGRATZ on the Gold!

UB. #10641598

Kathy Cline level-classic April 06, 2013

Awwww what a wonderful winner! Perfect award for this darling! Congratulations Julianne! #10643751

Patricia A. Casey level-deluxe April 07, 2013

Wonderful! Congratulations..... #10644213

Amanda D. Austwick level-classic April 07, 2013

Such a lovely image Julianne! Congratulations on your Gold Win! #10644421

Marilyn K. Lincecum level-classic April 07, 2013

So sweat and beautiful !! Huge congratulations on your Second Place win !!! #10644826

Merna L. Nobile April 12, 2013


Dear Photo Friend: I feel that something has changed at Better Photo but cannot tell you just what has happened. I have been here since 2003 and most every month I have written to all the winners telling them how their work touches me. I have witnessed photographs that bring tears to my eyes and colors that are unbelievable, now I am worried that like all good things that it will not be here the next time I look.
But the feeling of not being able to congratulate all the winners for the hard work, and sharing their talent with all of us makes me so sad.
However it turns out and even if this is the last time I have this privilege, to let you know how exceptional your work has been, please know that I will never forget.
CONGRATULATIONS to all of you for the month of February, 2013, I send my very best to you always, Merna Nobile
#10650642

Julianne Bradford April 17, 2013

Thanks for all your terrific comments. I appreciate them so much! #10656833

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Description

A giraffe's 6-foot (1.8 meter) neck weighs about 600 pounds (272 kilograms).
This baby giraffe just reaches just to it's mother's neck

Of the nine giraffe subspecies, the Uganda giraffe is the only one that is endangered,
now surviving in only a few small, isolated populations in Kenya and Uganda.
However,at the Safari Park in San Diego there have been 115 births so far, with more calves due this year!
~February Finalist 2013~

Exif: F Number: 22, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/1000 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 2500, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 300.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 7D

Uploaded on August 10, 2012

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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