The Grand Rod

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© Bryan Martin
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UploadedJune 28, 2007
TakenMay 22, 2006
ModelCanon EOS 20D
Exposure1/80 sec at f/13
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length45 mm
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38 responses

  • Ronnie Mayo

    Ronnie Mayo said (12 Jul 2007):

    Great shot... I bet he's kicked some ass in his day.

  • David Land

    David Land said (19 Jul 2007):

    I love this... I think just about everyone can relate to this and remember their pissed off grandpa

  • Carl Desmond

    Carl Desmond said (22 Jul 2007):

    Reminds me of a man I use to know... Great man with wonderful insight to this world. Wish I owned a camera then.

  • David Robbins

    David Robbins said (3 Aug 2007):

    I love this. Enough is said and should very well get the point across. Very good image of an attitude. Hope Bryan had fun shooting this.

  • Laura Taylor

    Laura Taylor said (8 Aug 2007):

    Yes, he reminds me of someone who has passed on now - but had some if the same fire!

  • E Cooley

    E Cooley said (22 Sep 2007):

    Congrats on the photo!
    Attitude and story....great shot!

  • Paul Lavallee

    Paul Lavallee said (24 Sep 2007):

    i think its funny now how the "published" banner censors the image in the thumbnail! congrats on being published

  • michael priest

    michael priest gave props (26 Sep 2007):

    Insane!!Love it!!

  • Chalit Saphaphak

    Chalit Saphaphak said (28 Sep 2007):

    He's smart.!!!

  • cosimo moccia

    cosimo moccia said (29 Sep 2007):

    aaaahhhhh!!!! Cheeky!!!

  • Stephanie Lenz

    Stephanie Lenz said (29 Sep 2007):

    My fave photo in the issue. Just wanted to say that.

  • Malindi Powers

    Malindi Powers (Deleted) said (7 Oct 2007):

    my husband always gives the finger; this is a flash-forward to our future!

  • Jodie Andrefski

    Jodie Andrefski gave props (14 Oct 2007):

    heh! This is classic!

  • Matt Granz

    Matt Granz gave props (17 Oct 2007):

    Yeah! That's how I wanna be when I grow up!!!! Great shot!

  • Cristian Casanelles

    Cristian Casanelles said (22 Oct 2007):

    have to agree, great shot ;-)
    greetings to him

  • Jen Whalen

    Jen Whalen gave props (27 Oct 2007):

    This ROCKS!

  • david keeling

    david keeling said (3 Nov 2007):

    runs in the family huh? all in

  • James Blann

    James Blann said (7 Nov 2007):

    What a dude, the hand on the arm makes it for me because i know the movement he did before that :) Fantastic shot

  • Tiffany Niewohner

    Tiffany Niewohner gave props (13 Nov 2007):

    This is the best shot EVER!!!!

  • Jameykay Young

    Jameykay Young said (15 Nov 2007):

    reminds me of my grandfather. but he'll knock you down verbally before he resorts to sign language.

  • Anthony Catucci

    Anthony Catucci said (15 Dec 2007):

    Hey I just signed into this site and came across this pic. I had to make it my screensaver, I hope you dont mind that I use it. Have a great day,

  • Scott Baker

    Scott Baker   gave props (17 Jan 2008):

    Definitely one of my favorites. This guy can probably still kick some butt...

  • Victoria Bozo

    Victoria Bozo said (12 Feb 2008):


  • Dexmon Pineda

    Dexmon Pineda said (28 Feb 2008):

    I Like this photo...I don't know maybe miss my Grandftaher.
    Yeah!..kick some ass GranpA!...LOLs

  • Yelena Lebedeva

    Yelena Lebedeva said (4 Mar 2008):

    Angry man

  • Slimeface

    Slimeface said (29 Mar 2008):

    A bad-to-the-bone shot! Love it!! ))

  • Emily Sandifer

    Emily Sandifer gave props (11 Apr 2008):

    Bwhahah! OMG, this is AWESOME! Fabulous job!

  • Raymond Torres

    Raymond Torres gave props (18 May 2008):

    Definitely one of my favorites. Great job!!!

  • Patricia Shanahan

    Patricia Shanahan gave props (22 May 2008):

    You go Grandpa ! Excelent shot !!!!

  • Nora Kubach

    Nora Kubach (Deleted) gave props (20 Aug 2008):

    hahah this is so great i love it! congrats

  • Lee Quirk

    Lee Quirk said (25 Aug 2008):

    love it!!

  • peggy gardner

    peggy gardner gave props (13 Jul 2009):

    absolutely grand !!1

  • Dianna Rojas

    Dianna Rojas gave props (3 Dec 2009):

    Love this it made my day today

  • Brendan Smith

    Brendan Smith gave props (28 Jan 2010):

    Love this shot. I wonder who he is dlipping the bird to.

  • Brannon Schnelle

    Brannon Schnelle gave props (12 Jul 2010):

    An instant and guaranteed best-seller!

  • Joana D'Assumpcao

    Joana D'Assumpcao said (4 Mar 2011):

    hahah... good =)

  • Epin Hervin

    Epin Hervin gave props (26 Jul 2011):

    In my country Indonesia, most (not all) of the teenager wrote "peace" become "piss". Maybe that's why they always fighting in cheezy cheapest music concert. Sorry out of context, I love this photo, direct or undirect pose :)

  • courtney stone-moore

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