The Bird Story

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© Susan B. Griffith
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Photo Info
UploadedJanuary 21, 2013
TakenJanuary 21, 2013
ModelCanon PowerShot G12
Exposure1/8 sec at f/2.8
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length6.1 mm

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Photo license: © All rights reserved

This image was named a finalist in the Julia Margaret Cameron Awards in the category of alternative processes and digital manipulation. It was selected for the award's museum show in Malaga, Spain in September-November.

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Photograph was selected for FAVA's 2013 Six-State Photography Show in Oberlin, Ohio, and later in the Morgan Conservatory Show in Cleveland.

27 responses

  • Donna Mullins

    Donna Mullins (Deleted) gave props (20 Jan 2013):

    Fantastic. Three times the charm Susan!

  • Lynn E. Harvey

    Lynn E. Harvey gave props (20 Jan 2013):

    Love the textures and tones this, very rich.

  • Barbara Thurlow

    Barbara Thurlow gave props (20 Jan 2013):

    Love this one! Your technique is brilliant...fine art quality.

  • James Wiley

    James Wiley gave props (20 Jan 2013):

    This is really quite something Susan!

  • Barbara Huffert

    Barbara Huffert gave props (21 Jan 2013):

    Wow is that spectacular!

  • Ted Anderson

    Ted Anderson (Deleted) gave props (21 Jan 2013):

    One of your most compelling creations. Fantastic.

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (21 Jan 2013):

    A fav of favs of this FabulouSeries!

  • Kristina Krause

    Kristina Krause   gave props (21 Jan 2013):

    I LOVE this! The whole series is wonderful, but this image is particularly poetic.....

  • je suis moi

    je suis moi gave props (22 Jan 2013):

    Wonderful " A Bird in the Hand"

  • Yaz Hawkins

    Yaz Hawkins said (22 Jan 2013):

    I totally agree with Ted!

  • Sarah Springer

    Sarah Springer (Deleted) gave props (23 Jan 2013):


  • Heather Mellon

    Heather Mellon gave props (23 Jan 2013):

    Love the artistry!

  • Chris Whitney

    Chris Whitney said (24 Jan 2013):

    Great series Susan.

  • Ann Reece

    Ann Reece   gave props (24 Jan 2013):

    Awesome, perfect entry to the theme!

  • JamesHarmon McQuilkin

    JamesHarmon McQuilkin   gave props (25 Jan 2013):

    love the carress of the bird with one hand and the extending hand with the other--If you really love someone, allow them the opportunity to be free--the hands also frame the bird so well, yet allow for a very creative flow for the eye

  • Carol Arntsen Masiak

    Carol Arntsen Masiak gave props (25 Jan 2013):

    fabulous series - each and every one - bravo!

  • lowison

    lowison gave props (31 Jan 2013):

    well don, Susan!

  • Evelyne Schulte

    Evelyne Schulte gave props (3 Feb 2013):

    Beautiful art!

  • Michele Wambaugh

    Michele Wambaugh (Deleted) said (7 Feb 2013):

    Wonderful! Looks like you have found your style & it's gorgeous!

  • Donald Garrett

    Donald Garrett gave props (9 Feb 2013):

    Well done, Susan

  • Jim Bennett

    Jim Bennett   gave props (9 Feb 2013):

    There is a magical quality in this image. It has Indian influences and a spiritual aspect too. Well done...

  • rajani m

    rajani m said (19 Feb 2013):

    its so awesome..loved it

  • rekha nag

    rekha nag gave props (12 Mar 2013):

    terrific photo!!

  • Stefano Sagri

    Stefano Sagri said (7 Dec 2013):

    Very poetic in style and feel, nice work!

  • Randy Turoff

    Randy Turoff gave props (8 Dec 2013):

    A fabulous image. Perfect!!

  • Min Chai Liu

    Min Chai Liu gave props (28 Feb 2014):


  • Talia Krasicka

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