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2011-04-27 8:00:34 PM  
Welcome to Farktography!

This Week's Theme: "Some Hate Broccoli..."

Description
: Show us portraits of your family members. Inspired by Ogden Nash's poem "Waiting for the Birdie": "Some hate broccoli, some hate bacon, I hate having my picture taken. How can your family claim to love you and then demand a picture of you?"


We ask that before submitting your photos you read and adhere to the following submission rules, including but not limited to the following:

- Submissions must be photographs; screen captures do not count as photographs.
- You must be the original photographer of your entry. Do not submit anyone else's photography as your own.
- You are only allowed to enter a photograph once. Do not submit the same photo to another contest later.
- You may enter 3 photos in each contest as long as each photo is of a different composition.
- Please post each photo separately so they can be voted for individually.



Please note:

The overarching ideal behind Farktography is that image corrections are acceptable, while adding or removing elements in the image (e.g. removing telephone poles, adding Elvis) is not acceptable. HDR, stitching, or otherwise combining exposures in post processing are not allowed unless specified for a particular theme (multiple exposures done in-camera are acceptable, however). See the rules for more information on acceptable modifications, or check in at the Farktography Forums.


Legal: All photographers submitting photos to this contest are the legal copyright holders for the photos submitted and the photos are not to be considered free for any other use without written consent from the submitting photographers.


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2011-04-27 8:00:59 PM  
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The Boy

 
2011-04-27 8:01:06 PM  
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"Gina and Amanda"

 
2011-04-27 8:01:07 PM  
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My daughter and granddaughter
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2011-04-27 8:01:12 PM  
The picture of Tween Attitude.

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2011-04-27 8:01:17 PM  
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2011-04-27 8:01:31 PM  
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My sister-from-another-mother, Michelle, at Devil's Hopyard State Park


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2011-04-27 8:01:48 PM  
1/3
Mom n her sisters
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2011-04-27 8:01:49 PM  

 
2011-04-27 8:01:54 PM  
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"Eyepoke" My granddaughter Akane gets all 3 Stooges on my son




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2011-04-27 8:01:54 PM  
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All my girls :)

 
2011-04-27 8:02:00 PM  

Awwww... they can play nice together!

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2011-04-27 8:02:08 PM  
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2011-04-27 8:02:12 PM  
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My sister-from-another-mother, Michelle


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2011-04-27 8:02:23 PM  
2/3
Dad and his siblings
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2011-04-27 8:02:26 PM  

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The Landscaper, The Farmhand, The NetWarrior, and the Code Monkey


These are my brothers from other mothers; they may not be blood, but through thick and thin, they have been brothers nonetheless.

 
2011-04-27 8:02:35 PM  
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Don't let them mislead you.

 
2011-04-27 8:02:46 PM  
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My actual Sister who will kill me if she ever sees this
Scanned from a slide, taken circa 1986

 
2011-04-27 8:02:50 PM  

He wants to hug them and squeeze them...


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2011-04-27 8:02:58 PM  
3/3
Teaching my nephew how to drive a 5 speed.
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2011-04-27 8:03:06 PM  

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Uncle Manuel

Marriage means Kestrana's family is my family, too, now!


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Middle girl. Last week. She's really cool. And nice. And smart.
(Lighting = Sunny day + Beach umbrella)

 
2011-04-27 8:03:22 PM  
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Yes, it's my husband. Bonus: Bacon-infused Vodak


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2011-04-27 8:03:51 PM  
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He hates having his picture taken so I was pleasantly surprised by this one.
 
2011-04-27 8:04:00 PM  
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Grandpa's Sweetheart

 
2011-04-27 8:04:00 PM  

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Working studiously on a paper for school. Always working hard

 
2011-04-27 8:04:09 PM  
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My lovely wife, her sister, our brother-in-law and myself.

We had just finished a really nice dinner in Chicago and life was good. I put my camera with wide angle lens on the ground in the center of a parking garage and set the timer. Then we all acted like we were sky divers in free-fall. :)

 
2011-04-27 8:04:23 PM  

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Kestrana

My lovely wife


Bigr at Flickr

 
2011-04-27 8:04:23 PM  
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sister shooting over a fence.
 
2011-04-27 8:04:32 PM  
Evil Twins' Twins and Twin Lens Reflexes on Boob Quake Day
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My Evil Twin and I doing our part for last year's Boob Quake
 
2011-04-27 8:05:24 PM  
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2011-04-27 8:05:50 PM  

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My Dad on the Summit of Mammoth Mountain
We summited Mammoth Mountain last summer after a long hike below. So what if we just rode the gondola up and our 'summit hike' was about 3 meters up and 10 meters over from the gondola station? We did some actual hiking (8ish miles/2500 ft elevation gain) earlier in the day along the San Joaquin ridge with the spectacular Ritter range as our backdrop, so I think we earned the gondola ride. 1/3, Pops.

 
2011-04-27 8:06:17 PM  
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oh you said the sun should be over your shoulder.
or how not to take a picture.
 
2011-04-27 8:06:52 PM  
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My Nature Girl

 
2011-04-27 8:07:33 PM  

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My Brother Ben, or as he is known in various circles, the Benjabeast.
I think he'd be mortified if any of his friends found out about that family nickname. Methinks it's facebook time! 2/3, Pops.

 
2011-04-27 8:08:11 PM  
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turns out grandma doesn't want her face licked.
 
2011-04-27 8:08:51 PM  

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My Brother on Mt. Sunday. With a Sword.
When in New Zealand this past winter (summer for them), we took a Lord of the Rings tour out to Mt. Sunday, the shooting site for Edoras in the second and third movies. They had a bunch of props, including King Theoden's sword, Herugrim, which my brother is skeptically holding here. The wind was about 50 mph sustained with 70 mph gusts. It was hard to stay standing, much less hold a camera (or a sword) correctly. 3/3, Pops.

 
2011-04-27 8:09:09 PM  
The Chancellor

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is not impressed by your shenanigans

 
2011-04-27 8:10:08 PM  
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A Kid at Heart

 
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2011-04-27 8:12:10 PM  
Mimi
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My husband's grandmother. She was a helluva woman.
 
2011-04-27 8:12:33 PM  

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I should get compensation for the endorsement.
My niece, backlit & fill-flashed, and satisfied with her juicy juice (she's a nice girl,
wouldn't go flipping off the camera or anything raunchy and disreputable) ;-)

 
2011-04-27 8:12:47 PM  
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My 90-year-old mother, Carrie Lee, with a photo of her from 1944. She was in the WAVES, working in DC as a codebreaker.

 
2011-04-27 8:12:49 PM  
Daddy

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At his 60th birthday party (it was my Mom's idea for the 60 chain thingy he's wearing).

 
2011-04-27 8:12:52 PM  
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My brother.

 
2011-04-27 8:13:26 PM  

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Nephew
His dad and sister are up the road a bit. I wonder what he's thinking.

 
2011-04-27 8:13:39 PM  
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boys will be boys
brother, his brother in law and my three nephews wrestle on Thanksgiving

 
2011-04-27 8:14:06 PM  

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"Please, Uncle Rav, will you stop following us and taking pictures?"
(Actually, he was ready to end this hiking adventure.)

 
2011-04-27 8:14:21 PM  
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Sisters
or they might as well be for the amt of time I've known them & the family functions we've all attended

 
2011-04-27 8:14:40 PM  
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And the day after he received his doctorate.

 
2011-04-27 8:15:17 PM  
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Typical
My brother & his wife come over w/their 3 rambunctious kids and almost always end up asleep on the couch

 
2011-04-27 8:16:38 PM  
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In memory of my grandfather, doing what he loved best
 
2011-04-27 8:16:48 PM  
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My wife, Linda. She says, "Some women wear red hats...I drive Jeeps."

 
2011-04-27 8:18:31 PM  
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We're big on the pig.

Zincprincess, little zincprincess and PeriRies. This was on our Christmas card.

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2011-04-27 8:20:30 PM  
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My mother, dancing in the face of disaster.
 
2011-04-27 8:25:22 PM  
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Latest addition to the family.
Amber Grace
Born 4/25/2011
8lbs 1oz!

 
2011-04-27 8:28:01 PM  
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Attempted photo session with granddaughter and pug. Pug was having none of this touching stuff!

 
2011-04-27 8:28:48 PM  
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Patiently waiting for mommy to finish photographing every little flower on the trail.

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2011-04-27 8:30:32 PM  
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My niece Jessica throws caution to the wind and stands in the middle of the road in Monument Valley to get a photo.

 
2011-04-27 8:30:46 PM  
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My lovely wife of 22 years.

 
2011-04-27 8:52:54 PM  
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First Easter
 
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2011-04-27 9:24:40 PM  
my sons, a few years back



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2011-04-27 9:26:16 PM  
my mom:


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2011-04-27 9:27:24 PM  
my wife


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2011-04-27 10:24:52 PM  
Photobombed
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Took the picture with my Sister-Cousin (a cousin so close she may as well be my sister) and didn't realize until afterwards that her sister photobombed us. Well played, little cousin. Well played.
 
2011-04-28 12:02:13 AM  
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Blue-Eyes
My niece holds balloons and looks up while celebrating her 2nd birthday.

 
2011-04-28 12:02:57 AM  
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Cousins
My niece gives her little cousin a kiss - she does this every time she sees her.

 
2011-04-28 12:03:05 AM  
 
2011-04-28 12:03:40 AM  
 
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Sisters
My girlfriend and her sister pose on the narrowest street in Lukang, Taiwan. It's called "Gentleman's Lane" or "Breast-Touching Lane" and it gets narrower in the back. When it was built, if a woman was walking down it, a man was supposed to wait for her to go all the way through - if he tried to get by her, they would end up brushing breasts.

 
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Mother with kids picture from reunion.
 
2011-04-28 12:04:18 AM  
 
2011-04-28 12:06:28 AM  
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SO's sister.
 
2011-04-28 12:06:49 AM  
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Smilin and profilin

 
2011-04-28 12:07:45 AM  
 
2011-04-28 12:08:12 AM  
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trick photography
 
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Mike is a freak.
 
2011-04-28 12:10:43 AM  
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Allen rocks on
 
2011-04-28 12:11:29 AM  
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Ruedy the baby. Bigger than the rest of us, but still the baby. =)
 
2011-04-28 12:12:13 AM  

 
2011-04-28 12:14:05 AM  
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My spawn, flying away.
 
2011-04-28 12:16:39 AM  
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My niece, and my great nephew.

My niece thoroughly despises me for this one.
 
2011-04-28 12:24:56 AM  


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Daughters in Savannah last summer

Drunky on the left, silly on the right. And yes, that IS a Zombie Shakespeare shirt.

 
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The missus

 
2011-04-28 12:29:35 AM  
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Oldest daughter, learning stencil painting. Stencil on the wall is also from a photo I took of her.

 
2011-04-28 12:31:41 AM  
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My daughter, her husband and my grandkitty.
 
2011-04-28 12:44:57 AM  
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My great-niece, Makayla. She loves posing for photos.
 
2011-04-28 12:45:43 AM  
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2011-04-28 12:47:00 AM  
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My babies and first photo contest entry
 
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My sister and father at the gas station he ran in 1976. Sis was doing the watermelon seed spitting contest. (Scan of a photo.) I posted this to her Facebook wall on her birthday.
 
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My 16 year old sister and my 3 year old daughter
 
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My dearest darling leaf-zombie
 
2011-04-28 1:00:02 AM  
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Andy in Rockport MA

 
2011-04-28 1:01:49 AM  
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My daughter's 9th birthday.
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1/1
 
2011-04-28 1:05:25 AM  
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Brother Jeff

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2/3
 
2011-04-28 1:07:47 AM  
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My special lady.

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3/3
 
2011-04-28 2:12:08 AM  
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My niece Stephanie
(info:lit by 2 Alienbee 400's through shoot-through umbrellas, one Alienbee 400
from the left rear through a 20-degree grid. Background lit by small strobes from eBay.



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2011-04-28 2:18:26 AM  
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Angel
Mrs. Uranus



biggr on flickr
 
2011-04-28 2:19:03 AM  
My little pumpkin bear

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Canon 24-70 2.8L
 
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Who have we here?




biggr on flickr
 
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Uranus V2.0

Taken at full stretch with a 300mm lens.
He really does hate having his picture taken...




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2011-04-28 2:23:03 AM  
And the last one! If you can't tell I love my little one. She's too too cute...and scary enough should be about 5'10" or 6' when she's fully grown, her mom and I are both tallish.

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2011-04-28 5:06:50 AM  
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My Son, Ben
 
2011-04-28 6:11:56 AM  
My youngest niece.
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2011-04-28 8:15:33 AM  
1 of 3
My Sister on her Wedding Day
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2011-04-28 8:16:57 AM  
2 of 3
Mother is annoyed to be photographed on Christmas
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2011-04-28 8:17:32 AM  
3 of 3
Play Doh and Nerds = The Best Easter Ever
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2011-04-28 8:22:02 AM  
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My youngest. In time out.
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2011-04-28 8:39:57 AM  
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My youngest again, happier.
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2011-04-28 8:40:55 AM  
wife and a baby chinchilla

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2011-04-28 8:43:20 AM  
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My Brother. Cap'n Hook Jr.
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2011-04-28 8:44:25 AM  
kid bouldering at HP40

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2011-04-28 8:45:51 AM  
my dad amusing kids at a restaurant

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2011-04-28 8:48:56 AM  
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2011-04-28 8:50:15 AM  
My Youngest Son (and first Farktography entry)
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2011-04-28 9:00:29 AM  
 
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My youngest, after looking at tatts on mugshot Fridays. Start them on Fark early.
 
2011-04-28 9:03:37 AM  
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Playing with a lens I found. My eyes can't focus through it, but the camera can.
 
2011-04-28 9:30:27 AM  
A little late, I know, but my niece at a soccer game.

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2011-04-28 9:35:07 AM  
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My niece watching her big brother play baseball
 
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Sunday football with my brothers
 
2011-04-28 9:38:34 AM  
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Another niece digging into some ribs with my uncle (her great-uncle)
 
2011-04-28 9:50:45 AM  
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I get this look a lot
 
2011-04-28 9:52:36 AM  
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My daughter and her son Lukas
 
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Our newest grandbaby, April Fools Baby, Brystal.
 
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Uncle, dog, sister
 
2011-04-28 1:22:32 PM  
My little dude playing in the backyard with a bubble machine:

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2011-04-28 3:37:01 PM  
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Brudder and me on Easter Sunday. I'm short.
 
2011-04-28 4:17:46 PM  
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2011-04-29 1:26:45 AM  
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Trying to get a family portrait...
 
2011-04-29 1:38:12 AM  
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Sometimes a sweaty, laughing family photo at the end of a sweaty, rocking Sister Grizzly gig is easier to capture!
 
2011-04-29 7:39:50 AM  
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My mom and her dog Angel
 
2011-04-29 7:41:06 AM  
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My Brother and his daughter Raven
 
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One of my absolute Best friends in the world without whom i would probably be dead. quite literally. Thanks Kyr
 
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she does like her icecream
 
2011-04-29 10:29:51 PM  
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