Mother's Love

© Lisa J. Boulden

Mother's Love

Uploaded: May 04, 2009


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Exif: F Number: 9.5, Exposure Bias Value: 0.50, ExposureTime: 10/3500 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 800, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 230.00 mm, Model: NIKON D80


Ken Smith level-classic May 04, 2009

Both are great..hard to say which is better...I like the crop on this one as you get the focus more towards mom and the one baby...really outstanding, Lisa! #1123361

Debra R. Harder May 04, 2009

This is something else, Lisa!! SENSATIONAL!! Beautiful moment you've captured here with great clarity, lighting and details. AMAZING!! Deb #7485754

Dianna Murphy May 04, 2009

wow, they say its all about the light which you have hear but I'm with Deb... the moment is awesome. What a capture! Easy winner. #7485819

Karen Engelbreth May 04, 2009

It's so cute and wonderful, Lisa.... #7485876

Gina M. Savage May 05, 2009

Oh my...this is so adorable. Fantastic capture, Lisa. #7487331

May 05, 2009

This is so beautiful,nothing like a mothers love for her baby,Lisa,very beautiful work indeed, #7487701

Sherran Andersen level-classic May 06, 2009

Oh... I could look at this all day... precious! Sherran #7491878

Tammy Scott level-classic May 07, 2009

I just love these shots! This one is awesome! #7494652

Marcel J. Fernandez May 09, 2009

Another great Mother's Day capture. Beautiful work Lisa! #7502255

Stefania Barbier level-addict May 09, 2009

just GORGEOUS! #7502997

Lorna Shutter May 09, 2009

Fabulous shot, Lisa! Such a great closeup! Really shows the love between a mother and her child ... even among birds and animals! Perfect image for Mother's Day!!! :) #7503178

Kathleen Rinker May 09, 2009

Excellent shot Lisa, I really love the moment you captured, outstanding work!! #7503396


Love, love, love these Lisa, so beautifully done

jo ann c. #7503541

A P May 09, 2009

The whole series is totally AWESOME Lisa

Happy Mother's Day to you honey #7503753

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic May 09, 2009

Awww, soooo cute!! Are these your little duckies? #7504104

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic May 09, 2009

Thank you ALL for such nice comments!
Shelly, these are not my geese, but ones I came upon at Forest Lawn Cemetary, in Buffalo, NY. Spotted Mom on her eggs, and returned a few days later and found the little ones. Was such a beautiful experience for me to witness and capture.
Wishing everyone a blessed Mothers' Day!
~♥~Lisa #7504226

Gerri R. Jones May 10, 2009

Love the intimate interaction here Lisa! Happy MOM's Day to you!!! #7505374

Linda D. Lester level-classic May 10, 2009

OMG!!! I'm so behind....I love this series!!!! #7506558

Candice L. Carter May 10, 2009

One of the sweetest shots! Beautiful! #7507126

Sobia Chishti May 26, 2009


Many moments come in our way but the real talent is to capture it at the right time and with the right kind of lighting. Just Wonderful Lisa! #7558281

Datha Y. Thompson May 06, 2010

This is just PERFECT!!!!! I just love it Lisa!!! FAVED
Gorgeous work :) #8593100

Karen Engelbreth May 09, 2010

It's so wonderful Lisa.... #8598267

Laura L. Gonzales May 09, 2010

CONGRATULATIONS Lisa on this precious image!! Love the title, comp and close up!!!! Just beautiful!! WTG! Hope to see this one again! Winner in my book! Laura #8598273

Susie Peek-Swint May 09, 2010

Lovely capture Lisa ~ many congrats on POTD :) #8598286

Michelle L. Frick May 09, 2010

Congratulations on your POTD! Happy Mother's Day Lisa!!! #8598297

Michelle L. Frick May 09, 2010

Congratulations on your POTD! Happy Mother's Day Lisa!!! #8598298

Michelle L. Frick May 09, 2010

Congratulations on your POTD! Happy Mother's Day Lisa!!! #8598299

Anne M. Young level-addict May 09, 2010

Congratulations on your POTD! love this ... #8598305

Michelle Alton May 09, 2010

We all know that your "Mother Goose" photos are spectacular and I'm just glad that BP judges are onto them! Congratulations on this fabuluous POTD, Lisa. #8598308

Kathryn Wesserling level-classic May 09, 2010

This whole series has been a "family values" gift to us all. This one is a perfect "Mother's Day" choice. Thanks, Lisa - and thanks, Judges. #8598342

Courtenay Vanderbilt May 09, 2010

Congratulations on such a touching Mother's Day POTD, Lisa! #8598375

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic May 09, 2010

Another beautiful capture that captures the motherly love in living beings, not just in Humans. CONGRATZ. on the POTD Award, Lisa!

UB. #8598377


Congratulations Lisa on a Most Appropriate POTD!

This is Exceptional!!! #8598380

Joy Rector May 09, 2010

congrats on the POTD #8598383

Leslie McLain level-deluxe May 09, 2010

Congrats on your terrific POTD, Lisa. #8598408

William C. Raco level-classic May 09, 2010

Such a wonderful Mother's Day photo
Congratulations on the POTD, Lisa! #8598420

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic May 09, 2010

Congrats on your beautiful POTD Lisa! And Happy Mother's Day!!! #8598442

Patti Coblentz May 09, 2010

Congratulations, Lisa...such a wonderful lMother's Day image!

Patti #8598460

Lorna Shutter May 09, 2010

This image depicts a mother's love so beautifully! I'm glad it was chosen as the POTD on this special occasion!
CONGRATULATIONS and HAPPY MOTHER'S DAY, LISA!!!!! :) Photobucket #8598464

Carolyn M. DAlessandro May 09, 2010

Congratulations Lisa! Before I opened it and reading the title I thought of you. This image is so full of motherly love and you captured it so beautifully...I wish you a Happy Mother's day and if not with children then just a day for you. Thank you Lisa for making us all smile.
Outstanding work! #8598465

Joan E. Hoffman May 09, 2010

Absolutely fantastic Lisa. Congrats on the POTD! You really have captured the spirit of Mothers Day! Hope yours is wonderful. #8598480

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict May 09, 2010

Outstanding and heartwarming capture, Lisa!

Congratulstions on this excellent POTD!
Have a wonderful Mothers' Day!
Debby #8598491

Anita Hogue May 09, 2010

Congratulations, Lisa, on this loving POTD! #8598503

Terry Cervi level-classic May 09, 2010

Congrats on your adorable POTD and a very Happy Mother's Day to you! #8598511

Karen Celella level-deluxe May 09, 2010

Congratulations on this touching POTD Lisa! Perfect tribute for Mother's Day! #8598557

Katarina Mansson May 09, 2010

Congratulations on your LOVEly POTD Lisa! #8598580


Congrats Lisa on this well deserved POTD, certainly makes a precious Mother's Day we see this one again...

jo ann c. #8598597

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe May 09, 2010

Congrats on your beautiful POTD, Lisa. #8598618

Cathy Barrows May 09, 2010

Congrats on your POTD...this is fab and it sure has the awwwww factor #8598619

Laura L. Regnier level-classic May 09, 2010

WOW Lisa! ANOTHER outstanding photo. You have captured so beautifully the tenderness and love between these two:)
Congratulations on a well deserved POTD. #8598622

Linda D. Lester level-classic May 09, 2010

Perfect shot for Mothers Day! Congratulations on your POTD! #8598627

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna May 09, 2010

WTG on this wonderful POTD, Lisa! :-) k #8598630

Gord MacEachern May 09, 2010

This image deserves everything it gets Lisa, it is such a fantastic image A+A+A+ all the way!!!!!
Perfect image for this particular day!! #8598635

Ken Smith level-classic May 09, 2010

They found the perfect POTD for Mother's Day. Congrats, Lisa and happy Mother's Day to you too! #8598641

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic May 09, 2010

Absolutely spectacular, Lisa. Such a wonderful capture. Truly magnificient. Huge congrats on this well deserved -- and most appropriate -- POTD. #8598655

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe May 09, 2010

Congrats Lisa on your Very Special Mother's Day POTD!! Jeff #8598680

Phyllis H. Burchett May 09, 2010

Wonderful capture and sentiment for Mother's Day Lisa, congrats on your POTD! #8598690

Nikki McDonald level-classic May 09, 2010

Darling Mother's Day POTD. Congratulations, Lisa. #8598691

Kim Dietrich Elam May 09, 2010

Beautiful, Lisa - congrats and Happy Mother's Day! #8598740

Kathleen K. Parker level-deluxe May 09, 2010

Congratulations, Lisa, on your POTD! Also. Happy Mother's Day to all!
kk #8598753

Linda A. Braddock level-classic May 09, 2010

Lisa, Congratulations on this well deserved Photo of the Day!! #8598829

Kathy Cline level-classic May 09, 2010

These geese are always so precious Lisa.
Have a blessed Mothers Day!!

Mitch Spence level-classic May 09, 2010

Congratulations, Lisa, on your perfect-for-Mom's-Day POTD. #8598892

Sheri Camarda level-deluxe May 09, 2010

Awwww such a perfect Mothers Day capture! Congratulations!!!! #8598913

Shawn Jennings level-classic May 09, 2010

Congratulations on your POTD, Lisa! #8598917

Joseph T. Pilonero level-addict May 09, 2010

Lisa, I love all of your goose with hatchling shots. Congratulations on this potd for Mother's Day - very right. #8598941

Steve M. Harrington May 09, 2010

Good on you, Lisa! :) A lovely and fitting POTD.
Steve #8598986

Datha Y. Thompson May 09, 2010

PERFECT POTD for Mother's Day
L O V E IT :) #8598989

Stefania Barbier level-addict May 09, 2010

congrats on your gorgeous POTD! #8599015

Amanda D. Austwick level-classic May 09, 2010

WOW Lisa, this is soo beautiful, and so fitting for Mother's Day. Congratulations! #8599040

Garth D. Beatty level-classic May 09, 2010

Very Cute!! Congratulations! #8599061

Maria Coulson May 09, 2010

Perfect for the day -- congratulations! #8599120

Toni Riggs May 09, 2010

Adorable, congrats! #8599136

Darryl Wilkinson May 09, 2010

How beautiful, Lisa! Congratulations to you! And Happy Mother's Day as well! #8599217

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic May 09, 2010

What a delightful surprise this Mothers' Day!
Thank you ALL for your wonderful sentiments, and to the judges for selecting my favorite mother-baby pair as the today's POTD!
Wishing you all a lovely day!!!
Blessings,Lisa♥ #8599241

Louie Zaninovich May 09, 2010

Excellent capture & timing and perfect subject on this special day too! Congrats on POTD and have a great Mothers Day! Louie #8599249

Nancy L. Green level-classic May 09, 2010

CONGRATULATIONS Lisa, this is TOTALLY AWESOME!!! <>< #8599252

Richard M. Waas level-addict May 09, 2010

Sweet. ..... Congrats

Erica Murphy level-deluxe May 09, 2010

What a wonderful Mother's Day POTD! Congratulations Lisa! #8599305

Susan M. Reynolds level-addict May 09, 2010

What a beautiful photo of a mother's love! #8599388

Debra R. Harder May 09, 2010

This is one of my favs, Lisa!! Huge congratulations on your OUTSTANDING POTD!! WHOOOO-HOOOOO!! Deb #8599504

Chris Ebben May 09, 2010

Congratulations on taking this wonderful image & both your awards. Great timing for Mother's Day. Very well done=^..^= #8599584

Stephen Zacker May 09, 2010

Wonderful Moment and Capture. Congratulations #8599628

Michael G. Marshall May 09, 2010

Terrific image and dedication to Mothers worldwide, Lisa! Congratulations on your POTD! Michael #8599675

Mary K. Robison May 09, 2010

Such a sweet capture, Lisa ~ Congratulations on your well deserved POTD!

Rona L. Schwarz May 09, 2010

Oh, this is just so fantastic - wonderful capture of a mother's love and so perfect for this special day! Congratulations on a superb and very well-deserved POTD! #8599818

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe May 09, 2010

A priceless POTD on Mother's Day Lisa, congrats! #8599850

Donna McMillan May 09, 2010

Beautiful Capture Lisa! Congrats! #8599890

Michael Kroth level-classic May 10, 2010

Congratulations on the beautiful POTD, Lisa! #8600340

Richard D. Love May 10, 2010

Congratualtions, Lisa. Wonderful POV and the exposure is perfect. Well done.

Rick #8601781

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic May 10, 2010

Love it!! Cute! #8601959

Summer A. Kozisek May 10, 2010

Adorable capture Lisa, congratulations on your recent POTD! #8602598

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic May 11, 2010

on your very deserving POTD! 8o) #8603697

Lindley Johnson level-classic May 11, 2010

What a perfect Mother's Day POTD! Congratulations, Lisa! #8603748

Guy D. Biechele level-classic May 12, 2010

Wonderful interaction. Great perspective. Congrats on your POTD, Lisa! #8607019

Anne McKinnell May 12, 2010

Congratulations on your POTD Lisa, way to go. I really like this series of images, very cute and cuddly! #8607756

Nancy (Peaches) Harker May 13, 2010

SOOOOOO SWEET, HUGE congrats on POTD!!! #8609355

Ann Coates level-classic May 15, 2010

Wow Lisa, this is just magical, every bird photographer's dream to come upon a scene like this. Congrats on your POTD. This is spectacular and a winner in my book. #8614414

Bunny Snow level-classic May 16, 2010

Lisa, this is charming, magical, heart warming, plus it has wonderful composition, tonality, lighting, sharpness, story telling ability. This is a winner in my book, as well because has memory power in my mind.

Congratulations on your POTD. #8615223

Evy Johansen level-classic May 16, 2010

Gorgeous image, Lisa!! #8616196

Alex T. Mizuno May 24, 2010

Love and affection are beautifully captured here! Outstanding work Lisa! Congratulations on your POTD!!! #8631407

Kathleen Brennan July 12, 2010

What a beautiful POTD! Sorry I missed it when it first came around! #8752460

Kim Dietrich Elam July 12, 2010

congrats, again! #8753480

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