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Well a first for me (and probably the last!)
"I don't do people or pets" I said when a friend suggested I photograph her kitten ... well, I did as I couldn't resist!

Tiddles was found abandoned in a hedge on the edge of a field but now has a new home, so all is well that ends well!

I added a few textures in layers and twiddled and tweaked them a bit to end up with this Smile

Many thanks as always for taking the time to look.

Camera:Canon EOS 5D MkII
Lens:EF24-105mm F/4L IS USM
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:25 Jul 2013 - 12:00 AM
Flash:on
Title:Tiddles
Username:GillyB GillyB
Uploaded:26 Jul 2013 - 9:36 AM
Tags:Basket, Cute, Digitally manipulated, Kitten, Pets / captive animals
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NaturesHaven
NaturesHaven e2 Member 3253 forum postsNaturesHaven vcard England5 Constructive Critique Points
26 Jul 2013 - 9:42 AM

Cute factor 3 million...........people are so heartless..........pleased the kitten was found and homed.......GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

GillyB
GillyB e2 Member 9316 forum postsGillyB vcard United Kingdom8 Constructive Critique Points
26 Jul 2013 - 10:14 AM

Thank you Julia!

Smile

WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 e2 Member 41056 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England136 Constructive Critique Points
26 Jul 2013 - 10:41 AM

I don't do people or pets

Ditto.


But perhaps you should do more, you've certainly done Tiddles proud.

Dave

rontear
rontear e2 Member 11rontear vcard England4 Constructive Critique Points
26 Jul 2013 - 10:50 AM

Perfect pose Gill Grin
Ron

GillyB
GillyB e2 Member 9316 forum postsGillyB vcard United Kingdom8 Constructive Critique Points
26 Jul 2013 - 10:52 AM

Thank you Dave and Ron Smile

adrian_w
adrian_w e2 Member 73355 forum postsadrian_w vcard Scotland4 Constructive Critique Points
26 Jul 2013 - 11:52 AM

scores very high on the "aaah" scale.

I like the use of the textures to soften the edges.

SlowSong
SlowSong e2 Member 64470 forum postsSlowSong vcard England29 Constructive Critique Points
26 Jul 2013 - 12:14 PM

Irresistible. I'm so glad she got a nice home. Gorgeous shot.
xSmile

tomcat
tomcat e2 Member 95919 forum poststomcat vcard United Kingdom15 Constructive Critique Points
26 Jul 2013 - 12:34 PM

It is beyond me how folks can dump animals

She is a real cutie Gill

Adrian

GillyB
GillyB e2 Member 9316 forum postsGillyB vcard United Kingdom8 Constructive Critique Points
26 Jul 2013 - 12:56 PM

Thank you! me too Adrian, you should have seen the plant that was in the basket before her ... completely destroyed!! I think she may be tiny but already a bit of a handful Smile

Richsr
Richsr e2 Member 790 forum postsRichsr vcard England209 Constructive Critique Points
26 Jul 2013 - 3:51 PM

Lots of "aaah" for this pose Gill.
Like the tones and textures additions too
Regards Richard

Chinga
Chinga e2 Member 3Chinga vcard United Kingdom
26 Jul 2013 - 4:30 PM

He is beautiful... I'd rescue him anytime... How could anyone abandon such a beauty?
IB

leontari
leontari e2 Member 1leontari vcard Greece
26 Jul 2013 - 4:56 PM

He is so cute and what a lovely pose!
Effrossini

PhilSingleton
PhilSingleton e2 Member 2PhilSingleton vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
26 Jul 2013 - 5:39 PM

Great portrait - Very cute.

Phil.

GillyB
GillyB e2 Member 9316 forum postsGillyB vcard United Kingdom8 Constructive Critique Points
26 Jul 2013 - 8:27 PM

Thank you!

Smile

Irishkate
Irishkate e2 Member 4Irishkate vcard United Kingdom73 Constructive Critique Points
26 Jul 2013 - 8:44 PM

A very fine image with bags of appeal.
KateGrinGrinGrin

marktc
marktc e2 Member 347 forum postsmarktc vcard United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
26 Jul 2013 - 8:55 PM


Quote: I don't do people or pets

Ditto.


But perhaps you should do more, you've certainly done Tiddles proud.

Dave

I'd second that... a really lovely image Gill

GillyB
GillyB e2 Member 9316 forum postsGillyB vcard United Kingdom8 Constructive Critique Points
26 Jul 2013 - 9:34 PM

Thank you Kate and Mark, also thank you to Julia for her UA ..... very much appreciated!

Smile

maggietear
26 Jul 2013 - 11:12 PM

A great moment caught, they make such good subjects to take!
Maggie

GillyB
GillyB e2 Member 9316 forum postsGillyB vcard United Kingdom8 Constructive Critique Points
27 Jul 2013 - 12:29 AM

Thank you Maggie ... they do if you can keep up with them!

Smile

annettep38
annettep38 e2 Member 3187 forum postsannettep38 vcard France32 Constructive Critique Points
27 Jul 2013 - 1:11 AM

don't say it is the last one,,this is great!!

GillyB
GillyB e2 Member 9316 forum postsGillyB vcard United Kingdom8 Constructive Critique Points
27 Jul 2013 - 1:17 AM

Thank you so much Annette!!

Smile

LesF
LesF e2 Member 7176 forum postsLesF vcard 8 Constructive Critique Points
27 Jul 2013 - 7:00 AM

Super capture, adding the texture gives it depth, your friend must be well pleased.


LesF

jaktis
jaktis e2 Member 1082 forum postsjaktis vcard Sweden
27 Jul 2013 - 9:37 AM

Very well done

Peter

FeatherFriend
FeatherFriend e2 Member 632 forum postsFeatherFriend vcard England217 Constructive Critique Points
27 Jul 2013 - 3:46 PM

A lovely portrait and the kitten is dead cute Gill,
Geoff.

AnnChown
AnnChown e2 Member 4183 forum postsAnnChown vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
27 Jul 2013 - 5:33 PM

Awww - adorable and works really well with the texture.
Ann

GillyB
GillyB e2 Member 9316 forum postsGillyB vcard United Kingdom8 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jul 2013 - 12:34 AM

Many thanks Smile

LynneJoyce
LynneJoyce e2 Member 6LynneJoyce vcard United Kingdom98 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jul 2013 - 9:20 PM

An absolutely enchanting pet portrait that I am sure your friend will treasure.

KBan
KBan  9457 forum posts England4 Constructive Critique Points
29 Jul 2013 - 11:26 PM

So cute and very well photographed Gill


Keith. Grin

GillyB
GillyB e2 Member 9316 forum postsGillyB vcard United Kingdom8 Constructive Critique Points
29 Jul 2013 - 11:28 PM

Thank you!!!

Very much appreciated Grin

rayme330
rayme330 e2 Member 2rayme330 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
31 Jul 2013 - 1:51 PM

A wonderful, heart-warming image and story, Gill.

Ray

Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8235 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
15 Sep 2013 - 6:59 PM

An endearing image of this cute kitten, cat calendar material if ever I saw it

TyChee
TyChee e2 Member 9187 forum postsTyChee vcard United States1 Constructive Critique Points
1 Oct 2013 - 7:25 PM

Awe.. So very cute.
Ty

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