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© John Linton
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Photo Info
UploadedJuly 17, 2008
TakenJuly 16, 2008
Exposure1/60 sec at f/5
FlashRed Eye, Auto-Mode
Focal Length51 mm
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The two females in my life.

Canon EOS 350 D camera with a Sigma AF 18-200mm DC OS Zoom Lens

Picnik Holga-ish effect.


104 responses

  • peggy gardner

    peggy gardner gave props (17 Jul 2008):

    I adore hound dogs !!!

  • Warren ~Mangione~

    Warren ~Mangione~ gave props (17 Jul 2008):

    You are a lucky man, John. Beautiful!

  • Paolo Pizzimenti

    Paolo Pizzimenti (Deleted) gave props (17 Jul 2008):

    Ok but which one has to grow? Congratulations for both anyway..

  • Anne Mcginn

    Anne Mcginn gave props (17 Jul 2008):


  • Nelson Campbell

    Nelson Campbell (Deleted) gave props (17 Jul 2008):

    Thanks for sharing the love!

  • J. Harris Blacklist

    J. Harris Blacklist gave props (17 Jul 2008):

    This is a great portrait!

  • catharine amato

    catharine amato gave props (17 Jul 2008):

    lovely portrait

  • Jo Jo

    Jo Jo gave props (17 Jul 2008):

    This is great! I like your personal post too.

  • Andrew Lorimer

    Andrew Lorimer (Deleted) gave props (17 Jul 2008):

    Beautiful!!!!!! Portrait John You are a lucky man :)

  • Pilar Coll i Gatells

    Pilar Coll i Gatells said (17 Jul 2008):

    Molt bona!

  • Natalie S

    Natalie S gave props (17 Jul 2008):

    This is a wonderful portrait, John. Your wife has kind, smiling eyes. Loved the essay too.

  • Laura Boston-Thek

    Laura Boston-Thek gave props (17 Jul 2008):

    WOW Some hot chicks in your life John!! :) Great smiles on both beautiful faces...you have met my best friend and major beagle lover Mark right? He would love this!

  • Gail Anderson

    Gail Anderson gave props (17 Jul 2008):

    well, this just touches me beyond measure. you shared so much of yourself and your life. I think Brenda is a lucky woman... and seems you lucked out as well! Thanks for this.

  • Ronnie Ginnever

    Ronnie Ginnever gave props (17 Jul 2008):

    this is a wonderful photo.

  • Leanna Lomanski

    Leanna Lomanski gave props (18 Jul 2008):

    I suck at portraits too -- but you did OK here..........loved the story; you teachers sure can write.

  • Yvonne Roberts

    Yvonne Roberts (Deleted) gave props (19 Jul 2008):

    Fabulous portrait and fabulous story. You do not suck at portraits.

  • Vidyavati Chandan

    Vidyavati Chandan (Deleted) gave props (19 Jul 2008):

    both are very beautiful...

  • Corina

    Corina gave props (19 Jul 2008):

    Great photo!

  • Hector Ortiz

    Hector Ortiz gave props (19 Jul 2008):

    is fantastic...i believe she has to be very happy with your sense of humor...oh,,, by the way....peggy sue make me laught...

  • Patricia Shanahan

    Patricia Shanahan gave props (21 Jul 2008):

    Beautiful woman ! Great portrait ! LOVE her smile !

  • Merlin Peck

    Merlin Peck (Deleted) gave props (22 Jul 2008):


  • Jose Antonio González

    Jose Antonio González gave props (24 Jul 2008):

    Love the shot! It is better when there is a story behind ...

  • David Fullman

    David Fullman gave props (27 Jul 2008):

    This is a great and beautiful portrait

  • Eric Finster

    Eric Finster (Deleted) gave props (27 Jul 2008):

    Perfect Portrait John

  • Janice Mezzacappa

    Janice Mezzacappa (Deleted) gave props (23 Sep 2008):

    Oh what a fantastic B&W portrait John, love it!!!

  • Regenia Brabham

    Regenia Brabham (Deleted) gave props (19 Dec 2008):

    Terrific shot.

  • Maura Wolfson-Foster

    Maura Wolfson-Foster gave props (25 Mar 2009):

    what a wonderful portrait....you are a lucky man!

  • Richard Knight

    Richard Knight (Deleted) gave props (25 Aug 2009):


  • Jan Hoffman

    Jan Hoffman gave props (24 Jun 2010):


  • Shirley Valencia

    Shirley Valencia   gave props (21 Jul 2010):

    You are so lucky. Both ladies are gorgeous!!!!

  • Michael Ball

    Michael Ball gave props (27 Jan 2011):

    BTV!! RAD!!

  • Susan Littlefield

    Susan Littlefield gave props (27 Jan 2011):

    Definitely gets my vote!


    JOE FAILK gave props (27 Jan 2011):

    Yea Rad Vote!

  • Sonia Adam Murray

    Sonia Adam Murray gave props (27 Jan 2011):

    Gorgeous, you definitely have my vote!

  • Regenia Brabham

    Regenia Brabham said (27 Jan 2011):


  • Roxana Brivent-Barnes

    Roxana Brivent-Barnes said (27 Jan 2011):

    Superb, love it, a huge vote

  • Maurie A

    Maurie A gave props (27 Jan 2011):

    Stopped by to vote.....love the b & w

  • Litz Go

    Litz Go gave props (27 Jan 2011):

    of course, voted!

  • Robin Perkins

    Robin Perkins gave props (27 Jan 2011):

    Great shot, got my vote.

  • dp *

    dp * gave props (28 Jan 2011):

    heck yeah this is way RAD !!

  • Deborah Downes

    Deborah Downes gave props (28 Jan 2011):

    Wonderful portrait, John. Voted.

  • ajtiM

    ajtiM (Deleted) said (29 Jan 2011):

    beautiful image! my vote.

  • Joe Schaf

    Joe Schaf   gave props (29 Jan 2011):

    Fantastic Portrait! Voted: "YEAH!"

  • Steven Schutz

    Steven Schutz gave props (30 Jan 2011):

    Priceless...what a shot...voted

  • Judy and Wayne Wanamaker

    Judy and Wayne Wanamaker gave props (30 Jan 2011):

    I missed this wonderful portrait before! Brenda has a beautiful smile...very infectious! I can't help but notice the contrast between her expression and Sophie's! I know Sophie is happy in spite of her cute Bassett hound face. Great entry, John. voted.

  • Saroj Swain

    Saroj Swain gave props (30 Jan 2011):

    beautiful !!! amazing shot!!!

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (30 Jan 2011):

    I missed these earlier entries of yours, John.... Great portrait and entry...You have my vote!

  • Debrah Leonard

    Debrah Leonard (Deleted) gave props (30 Jan 2011):


  • Debbie Smartt

    Debbie Smartt gave props (31 Jan 2011):

    Very nice John!

  • Kevin Kott

    Kevin Kott (Deleted) gave props (31 Jan 2011):

    My vote!!!

  • Maria Mutch

    Maria Mutch (Deleted) gave props (1 Feb 2011):

    so sweet --voted!

  • JamesHarmon McQuilkin

    JamesHarmon McQuilkin   gave props (2 Feb 2011):

    Beautiful dream worth an eternity of sleep

  • Tiia Vissak

    Tiia Vissak gave props (2 Feb 2011):

    a wonderful image! yes!

  • ina:botao

    ina:botao (Deleted) said (3 Feb 2011):

    Yeah Rad!

  • elfriede fulda

    elfriede fulda (Deleted) gave props (3 Feb 2011):

    Two beauties in different ways of course,,this is an awesome portrait, the first time I see it, my vote

  • Carol Arntsen Masiak

    Carol Arntsen Masiak gave props (4 Feb 2011):

    lucky man - my vote!

  • Lêda Nardelli

    Lêda Nardelli gave props (4 Feb 2011):

    my vote!

  • Nelson Campbell

    Nelson Campbell (Deleted) gave props (4 Feb 2011):

    I remember when you posted...I love this - Perfectemento!

  • Jean Pierre Vacherot

    Jean Pierre Vacherot (Deleted) gave props (6 Feb 2011):

    Excellent. My vote

  • Carlo Pagan

    Carlo Pagan gave props (7 Feb 2011):


  • Ron LaFond

    Ron LaFond gave props (8 Feb 2011):

    "Yeah!" It's a wonderful portrait! R

  • Joy B

    Joy B gave props (9 Feb 2011):

    Oh YEAH!

  • Lynda Jeffers

    Lynda Jeffers gave props (9 Feb 2011):

    Beautiful portrait...voted!

  • peggy gardner

    peggy gardner gave props (10 Feb 2011):

    back to vote - yeah !

  • Massimo Bardelli

    Massimo Bardelli   gave props (10 Feb 2011):

    Perfect entry!!

  • Georges Maroun

    Georges Maroun gave props (11 Feb 2011):

    Yes God Bless ... My vote..

  • Juanita Vivas

    Juanita Vivas (Deleted) gave props (11 Feb 2011):

    How sweet !!! Got my vote !!!

  • Margan Zajdowicz

    Margan Zajdowicz (Deleted) gave props (13 Feb 2011):

    Lovely ladies. Voted!

  • Winky Vivas

    Winky Vivas (Deleted) gave props (15 Feb 2011):

    Outstanding entry for the theme! You have my Vote...

  • jaume Morera Barreda

    jaume Morera Barreda gave props (16 Feb 2011):

    Beautiful !!!!! my vote

  • Penny Nannini

    Penny Nannini   gave props (22 Feb 2011):

    btv...I still love this

  • Camil Seisanu

    Camil Seisanu gave props (22 Feb 2011):

    wonderful shot, awesome idea for the theme ! :) V++

  • Frank Summers

    Frank Summers gave props (26 Feb 2011):

    GMV! Great Shot!

  • Linda Houghton

    Linda Houghton gave props (28 Feb 2011):

    RAD Vote

  • jaume morera guixa

    jaume morera guixa gave props (2 Mar 2011):

    EXQUISITA fotografia..!!! Mi voto

  • Christopher J Chalk

    Christopher J Chalk gave props (4 Mar 2011):

    Oh, so beautiful Don! A**** four star for my vote, my dear Friend - :)

  • jan-louise haller

    jan-louise haller gave props (4 Mar 2011):

    Lovely ! My vote !

  • Mark Gilliland

    Mark Gilliland gave props (5 Mar 2011):

    Voted for!!

  • Alexis - Now on Flickr

    Alexis - Now on Flickr gave props (5 Mar 2011):

    Of course :)

  • Jim Ford

    Jim Ford (Deleted) gave props (7 Mar 2011):

    V for sure!

  • dawn duffield

    dawn duffield gave props (7 Mar 2011):

    Both are very beautiful :-)

  • Yasmina Baggili

    Yasmina Baggili (Deleted) gave props (11 Mar 2011):

    really awesome shot! Excellent entry. Voted

  • christa masters

    christa masters gave props (14 Mar 2011):

    two beauties...voted!

  • MªTeresa Barreda Royo

    MªTeresa Barreda Royo gave props (16 Mar 2011):

    Hermosa fotografia !!!!! mi voto

  • Melissa Rieman

    Melissa Rieman gave props (17 Mar 2011):

    VOTED! Yes, indeed, you are a lucky man! Amazing portrait and love the choice of B&W!

  • Suzanne McGeady

    Suzanne McGeady said (21 Mar 2011):

    Picture perfect. Story terrific.

  • Zerina Phillip

    Zerina Phillip gave props (23 Mar 2011):

    YEAH!! got it.

  • Chris Jennings

    Chris Jennings gave props (27 Mar 2011):

    Yeah! Rad!

  • Mr Mann

    Mr Mann gave props (28 Mar 2011):

    Lovely - and i bet both are in charge! Haha - voted John :)

  • Jyri Vissak

    Jyri Vissak gave props (9 Apr 2011):

    Beautiful portrait here! Well done. Got my vote.

  • Heather Mellon

    Heather Mellon   gave props (17 Apr 2011):

    Came to vote.. This is such a lovely portrait.. very sweet capture!!

  • Brad Paro

    Brad Paro gave props (24 Apr 2011):

    Back to vote!!!

  • Maura Wolfson-Foster

    Maura Wolfson-Foster gave props (28 Apr 2011):

    BTV......Brenda is such a natural Beauty ~ !!!

  • Kaki J. Luitjens

    Kaki J. Luitjens said (30 Apr 2011):


  • Richard Bruns

    Richard Bruns said (5 May 2011):

    Good grief! How did I miss this before! This is a great portait! Solid composition; wonderful b&w rendering. Elegant.

  • Farras Abdelnour

    Farras Abdelnour said (7 Jun 2011):

    awesome work, great lighting, and timeless. my vote :)

  • peggy gardner

    peggy gardner gave props (18 Jul 2011):

    congrats on the big showing on the main page !

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (8 Jun 2015):

    Beautiful portrait! You have my vote!!!

  • Massimo Bardelli

    Massimo Bardelli   gave props (9 Jun 2015):


  • Frank Summers

    Frank Summers gave props (17 Jun 2015):

    Great Shot! GMV

  • Tiia Vissak

    Tiia Vissak gave props (19 Jun 2015):

    a great capture! voted!


    ROCIO GUILLEN gave props (23 Jun 2015):

    What a beautiful lady! Voted.

  • Sonia Adam Murray

    Sonia Adam Murray gave props (23 Jun 2015):


  • Ronnie Ginnever

    Ronnie Ginnever gave props (27 Jun 2015):

    Nice - voted!

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