View Full Version : Courage to Compete

02-07-2008, 03:14 PM
Okay...here I go, putting on a brave face to enter at NHPPA in April. I went through a lot of pictures yesterday and pulled out a few I like. I have not worked any up for competition, but would like to know if I even should.:eek:
So I will be putting a few up for opinions this week. I appreciate your honest comments and critiques. We all start somewhere right...LOL. Is it normal to have a big knot in your stomach the first time? I am glad your all nice people! LOL.
Seriously don't worry about hurting my feelings, I can take it! Oh and I suck at titles!

My Friend
http://inlinethumb20.webshots.com/3923/2625922800017302327S600x600Q85.jpg (http://entertainment.webshots.com/photo/2625922800017302327aAyIyE)

http://inlinethumb28.webshots.com/29979/2443640990017302327S600x600Q85.jpg (http://entertainment.webshots.com/photo/2443640990017302327yllQXi)

Pretty Flower Mommy
http://inlinethumb35.webshots.com/26978/2756564010017302327S600x600Q85.jpg (http://entertainment.webshots.com/photo/2756564010017302327cOKCIx)

02-08-2008, 03:22 PM

I hope you don't mind. I like this image. I removed some of the things that was jumping out at me. This photograph tells me the story of a little girl that is so tiny but so brave. The angle of the image is looking up from her world at how big everything is from her eyes. I flipped it and you do lead into it.
I am not a judge, don't know what they would see. I just wanted to help if possible. Let me know if I can help in any way.


02-08-2008, 03:45 PM
Hi Stacey;

I too am not a judge, but I LOVE the horse photo and like what Sandra did with it.

02-08-2008, 04:06 PM
Hi Stacey;

I love the young horse lover ! Here is how I see it - I called it Young Equestrian:


02-08-2008, 04:40 PM

I love the red you added and the matting. It has such a warm glow. The image is interesting to me.


02-10-2008, 12:33 PM
Thanks everyone! I also really like this image.I haven't worked any thing up for competition yet, and do like some of changes you added. I appreciate your help and comments.