Theme day: Best photo of 2009

This was very difficult choice. I always find people photos to be most challenging as well as most rewarding if you get them right. Sanja and her daughter won my favorite vote for this year:

The photo was taken while they were on a small merry-go-round in motion, with almost full zoom on my telephoto lens, without a tripod, and to this day, I have absolutely no clue how I managed to focus the photo....

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  1. I remember this one! It really does portray very well the love of a mother for her child!

  2. This photo seems so natural :)

  3. I remember this image. great choice. such a real image of life

  4. This is such a great portrait! No wonder you have chosen this one.