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#1 sandra s.

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Posted 16 December 2009 - 02:43 PM

It's Kessie's fifth Gotcha Day, and as usual, here's a photographic journey through the year from her point of view. I hope her fans enjoy it :rolleyes:. I've enjoyed putting it together at least. This year was horrible for me. But looking through these photos paints a completely different picture, which is as real and true as my own impressions, and much more beautiful and alive!

I still haven't got a present for Kessie. There's nothing left that the girls don't have in terms of toys! And the liver dinner is off too, because people actually BUY the stuff even if they have no dogs at all, and this time they bought all of it. But we've done some search games and stuff, and she's getting plenty of fresh snow delivered at the moment.

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Posted 16 December 2009 - 02:44 PM

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Posted 16 December 2009 - 02:44 PM

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And one from today: Fluffy new snow as a present!
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Posted 16 December 2009 - 03:10 PM

Wow...those photos are amazing!!!! What are you shooting with?

Of course, it doesn't hurt that your subject is so handsome!

Happy Gotcha Day to you both!

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Posted 16 December 2009 - 03:20 PM

Great photos Sandra! I love Kessie's mad teeth!

Happy Gotcha Day Kessie!

2010 will be better!

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Posted 16 December 2009 - 03:33 PM

Happy Gotcha Day Kessie. I hope you both have a great day and a great 2010.
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Posted 16 December 2009 - 03:37 PM

Happy Gotha Day Kessie!

Amazing photos and amazing subject as usual!

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Posted 16 December 2009 - 03:46 PM

I loved all the photos, but I was mightily amused by this one:
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It stuck a very familiar note coming just a day after the Great Cheese Heist that my sweet little dogs managed in the brief minutes I was away finding my coffee mug. What exactly was the crime for which Kessie was busted?

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Posted 16 December 2009 - 03:56 PM

What exactly was the crime for which Kessie was busted?


The case of the Vanishing Chicken :D

And then, of course, there was some open pit mining going on ON the kitchen table once:
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Posted 16 December 2009 - 04:02 PM

Happy Gotcha Day, Kessie, you famous, beautiful and smart thief !!!

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Posted 16 December 2009 - 04:06 PM

What are you shooting with?


Sorry, missed this!

I'm shooting with a Nikon D60, which I bought in March. It came with a 18-55 mm kit lens. Since then I have added a 50mm f/1.8 lens, and recently a 55-200mm zoom lens (my birthday present to myself). I'm itching to play around more with the latter, but the clouds are stuck here once again, and long lenses are harder to keep dry.

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Posted 16 December 2009 - 04:13 PM

The case of the Vanishing Chicken :rolleyes:


Right, sounds like they use the same tactics too. I too was amazed by the rapidity that >1lb wedge of cheese vanished with not a crumb remaining -- Rhys bach was licking the empty wrapper and Senneca, my cheese-oholic, had that "I know nothing" look on her face.

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Posted 16 December 2009 - 05:14 PM

Happy Gotchya Day Kessie! Many many more!

And as always, stunning photos Sandra!

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Posted 16 December 2009 - 06:44 PM

Happy Gotcha Day to one of my board favorites! Kessie=:rolleyes:

Fabulous shots, as always!
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Posted 16 December 2009 - 08:37 PM

Great shots! My favorite is the one with the magenta ball. Happy, happy!



 


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Posted 16 December 2009 - 10:03 PM

Happy Gotcha Day, Kessie! What wonderful photos!
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Posted 16 December 2009 - 11:04 PM

Happy Gotcha beautiful girl!! You're mommy is very lucky.

Sandra - stunning pics as always - I love the treat on the nose and the misty river shot.
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Posted 16 December 2009 - 11:55 PM

Happy gotcha day Kessie, and happy 2010 being a vast improvement on 2009 for Sandra. Your pictures are always so captivating. I think my favorite of this batch is Kessie with the single itty bitty tree in the leaves. I enjoy this pictures since it shows Kessie's expression to the point you can almost feel what she is thinking.

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Posted 17 December 2009 - 12:09 AM

Awww, happy gotcha day, Kessie!

I lovelovelovelove your photos, as always. Kessie is such a gorgeous girl. <3

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Posted 17 December 2009 - 10:37 AM

Great photo lineup!! I hve to say that "BUSTED" was my favorite as well! Reminds me of my girl Luna when she was a we bitty pup!

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