On Guard

Shawn Jennings level-classic March 25, 2008

What a beauty! You have the best bird shots! I especially love the Cardinals. #885293

Cathy Barrows March 25, 2008

such a beauty...did they come back #5694360

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic March 25, 2008

Thanks Shawn and Cathy! Yes - they are back - we have about 10 to 15 in the yard regularly. Maybe they'll stick around until you get here in April Cathy! #5694435

Linda D. Lester level-deluxe March 25, 2008

I don't think Cardinals ever leave as long as you feed them. I had one for a year that kept banging into my glass door. Now that was a bit annoying!
Beautiful shot!!! #5694461

JO ANN CLEVELAND March 25, 2008

Fantastic Judy!

jo ann c. #5694508

Nina Shields level-addict March 25, 2008

Great shot and presentation of one of my favorite subjects; keep 'em coming, Judy, love seeing them! #5694592

Tiia Vissak March 25, 2008

a beautiful image! #5694713

Carla Metzler March 25, 2008

Beautiful shot, Judy! #5694733

Kathy L. Clark March 25, 2008

What a beauty Judy. Wonderful color, perfect detail and great composition. I love these little coneheads. #5694928

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict March 25, 2008

Great image and colours here, Judy.

Dominick #5695335

David Phalen March 25, 2008

Very well seen, captured and presented!! Love the colors and details. #5696160

David Phalen March 25, 2008

Very well seen, captured and presented!! Love the colors and details. #5696166

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic March 25, 2008

Nice capture, Judy. He is beautiful. #5696365

Rajeev Kashyap March 25, 2008

Fantastic Judy! Rajeev #5696394

Rajeev Kashyap March 25, 2008

Fantastic Judy! Rajeev #5696395

Ellen L. Zaslaw March 25, 2008

Good title for this pretty little guy ! #5697429

Sandra R. Alvey March 25, 2008

Judy this is just a gorgeous image! I'm so envious of your wonderful little bird blind set up! #5698873

Colleen Farrell March 25, 2008

Absolutely stunning! #5699272

Joy Rector March 26, 2008

simply gorgeous #5700239

Ken Smith level-classic March 26, 2008

You have such a ready source for photo ops..another beauty, Judy! #5700759

Nikki McDonald level-classic March 27, 2008

What a beautiful shot, Judy. Love the composition on this one. #5704836

Amy JACKSON level-classic March 27, 2008

Beautiful shot, Judy!! Yes I hope they stay too at least for a couple of weeks!! Hopefully I won't scare your birds away!! :) #5706751

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic March 30, 2008

A stunning cardinal, captured in the most beautiful light!
~Lisa #5721076

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe April 01, 2008

So excellent Judy, great exposure and clarity! #5731051

Kathy L. Clark April 21, 2008

Wowzzaaa Wowzzaa Judy, You keep bringing on the heat. Congrats on another fab finalist. #5817197

Linda D. Lester level-deluxe April 21, 2008

Congratulations on this beauty! These cardinals have been beautiful! #5818275

JO ANN CLEVELAND April 21, 2008


Congratulations on all 5 fabulous finalist! Go for the gold!

jo ann c. #5818535

Nikki McDonald level-classic April 21, 2008

We knew the composition was just perfect on this one, Judy. Congratulations and best of luck in the next round. #5818716

Elida Gutierrez April 21, 2008

Congratulations on your finalist!!! #5818747

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic April 21, 2008

Thanks everyone! #5819624

Anna Diederich April 21, 2008

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Judy! #5819857

Susan Fox April 21, 2008

Congratulations on your fantastic finalist! #5819955

Renee Doyle level-classic April 21, 2008

Congratulations Judy on this wonderful capture and finalist!!! #5820081

Sam Britt April 21, 2008

Congratulations again, Judy! #5820171

Debra R. Harder April 21, 2008

Oh my...this is PERFECTION, Judy!! Congratulations on this well-deserved finalist! Deb #5820417

Ken Smith level-classic April 21, 2008

Super shot, Judy. Congrats yet again!! #5820725

Melissa G. Meiselman April 21, 2008

Congratulations Judy on this beautiful finalist!! #5820914

Carla Metzler April 21, 2008

Congratulations on your finalist, Judy! #5820968

Cathy Barrows April 21, 2008

Congrats on your finalist...handsome guy #5821085

Datha Y. Thompson April 21, 2008

Congratulations Again Judy!! Beautiful!! #5821692

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic April 21, 2008

WTG, Judy!
~Lisa #5821864

Nadya Johnson April 21, 2008

Congratulations on your outstanding finalist, Judy! #5822186

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe April 22, 2008

What a beautiful boy! Congrats Judy on your Finalist! Jeff #5823012

Amy JACKSON level-classic April 22, 2008

Congratulations, Judy!!! #5823653

Shawn Jennings level-classic April 22, 2008

Congratulations again, Judy! #5824463

Dr Silly level-classic April 22, 2008

WOW, congratulations on this super finalist, Judy. :O)

Tiia Vissak April 22, 2008

Congratulations! #5824990

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic April 22, 2008

Thanks everyone! #5825740

Laurie Daily level-deluxe April 22, 2008

Your bird images are outstanding...Congratulations on another fantastic finalist, Judy! #5825961

Patrick Rouzes level-classic April 23, 2008

CONGRATULATIONS on this incredible finalist,Judy!!! #5831937

Gary Lange April 24, 2008

Once again, MANY congrats, Judy, I love Cardinals!! #5835133

Michael G. Marshall April 26, 2008

Congratulations on your finalist Judy! Michael #5844041

Linda Blair April 29, 2008

Another perfect bird image...congratulations!!!!! ☺ #5858078

Cheryl E. Molennor May 04, 2008

Please accept my late congratulations. Mycomputer has been down. #5881817

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Beautiful male Cardinal in my yard -

Exif: F Number: 7.1, Exposure Bias Value: 0.33, ExposureTime: 1/60 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 320, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 280.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 30D

Uploaded on March 25, 2008

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist

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