21st Annual Palo Alto Weekly Photo Contest
"Girl's Best Friend"
I am a 7th grader at Gideon Hausner. This picture was taken with my sister’s new Canon elf 300 HS. I took this photo of my dog Seamus when he was laying outside. I had to try several times to get a picture of him with his eyes open. He is a very photogenic dog and we have lots of great photos of him.
Having seen many dog "portraits" over the years, I found that Ariel Axelrod's photo still found a way to stand out by getting up close and showing us the attention a girl pays to her best friend.
-- Angela Buenning Filo
Palo Alto Weekly Holiday Fund
For the last 23 years, the Palo Alto Weekly Holiday Fund has given away more than $4 million to local nonprofits serving children and families. When you make a donation, every dollar is automatically doubled, and 100% of the funds go directly to local programs. It’s a great way to ensure your charitable donations are working at home.