Uploaded: October 26, 2011 05:18:22


Might look a little scary but he was the nicest guy.
Met him on the Navy Pier just before we met up with Leslie, Ellen and Lindley. What a group of wonderful ladies and Courtenay and I can't thank them enough for a wonderful tour of a the beautiful city of Chicago.


Robert R. Goodman level-addict October 26, 2011

Hi Linda,looks like he is all ready for the big day.Excellent capture!!! #1418242

Mary Timman October 26, 2011

Wow, he does a fabulous job and so did you! Wonderful detail and color and love the texture background. #9763746

Agnes Fegan level-deluxe October 26, 2011

He looks like a happy monster! Nice image for the Halloween season! #9763759

Val Feldman level-deluxe October 26, 2011

Love the grin...kinda takes away a little of the scariness out of those "thingies" sticking out of his neck...:) :) The Navy Pier??? Well, out of all you coulda hooked up with, he seems the least frightening!!! :) :) Excellent capture and a great Halloween find, Ms. L! #9763771

Lindley Johnson level-classic October 26, 2011

Terrific image, and excellent treatment, Linda! We loved meeting you and Courtenay and sharing Chicago with you. Come back any time! #9763787

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe October 26, 2011

Outstanding Halloween portrait, Linda. Perfect! #9763806

Jack Ryan October 26, 2011

An excellent portrait...perfect for the season. Nicely done. #9763872

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe October 26, 2011

Fantastic capture!! #9763953

Nancy L. Green level-classic October 26, 2011

AWESOME MT entry, I love the way you captured his eyes, they speak to me that he is as you say, a really nice guy!!! <>< #9764060

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic October 26, 2011

Super capture, details and colors! Wish you all could have come here. I found a beautiful park, 30 mins from me and a county with 12 covered bridges. #9764175

Alan L. Borror October 26, 2011

Terrific Halloween capture, Linda! He looks happy and a little bleary eyed,too! Guess it's all makeup. though. #9764389

Robert Jensen October 26, 2011

Who gave you permission to post an image of me?! #9764419

JudyAnn Rector level-deluxe October 26, 2011

Great find and capture, Linda!
Photobucket #9764571

Anita Hogue October 26, 2011

Sounds like you had a wonderful trip! This is terrific! #9764602

Steve J. Schoolcraft October 26, 2011

Great image Linda. #9764712

Dayna Cain level-classic October 26, 2011

Woo Hoo! He's a hottie! Great image!!! #9764912

Claudia Kuhn level-classic October 26, 2011

He's got an eye for you Linda! Great capture #9765056

Neal D. Hatcher October 27, 2011

Wow super shot-Would you like to meet him on a cold dark night? #9765798

Ken Smith level-classic October 27, 2011

Now that is a cool shot with great effects. I'm glad you guys had a fun time in Chicago! It's a tad cooler there today, I think! #9765837

Renee Doyle level-classic October 27, 2011

This is way cool!!! At first I thought you were gonna tell me it was Richard - lol!! Very cool capture and treatment - glad you girls had a ball!! #9765870

Stacey Williams October 27, 2011

Renee said it all. This is way cool!!
Great effects Linda! #9765956

Leslie McLain level-deluxe October 27, 2011

An amazing capture and treatment, Linda, proving you can defnitely find the unusual in Chicag. We certainly enjoyed meeting you and showing you the city. #9767263

Kathy D. Reasor October 28, 2011

Very cool effects! Outstanding Photo!!! #9768959

JO ANN CLEVELAND October 28, 2011

Now that is one kool guy! lol I too love the treatment you used..

jo ann c. #9769328

Stacey Williams November 16, 2011

Congrats on your finalist Linda! Way to go! #9808516

Stefania Barbier level-addict November 16, 2011

congrats on your finalist!!! #9808600

Kathy Salerni level-classic November 16, 2011

Huge congrats on your well deserved Finalist, Linda, and good luck in the next round! #9808743

Robert R. Goodman level-addict November 16, 2011

A big congratulations my friend.WTG Linda!!!! #9809165

Emile Abbott level-deluxe November 16, 2011

Congratulation yet again Linda. #9809385

Mary Timman November 16, 2011

Fantastic finalist...Congratulations Linda! #9809648

Phyllis H. Burchett November 16, 2011

Fabulous Linda, congrats! #9809917

Lindley Johnson level-classic November 16, 2011

Congratulations on your fabulous finalist, Linda! #9809944

Julianne Bradford November 16, 2011

Marvelous finalist Linda!! #9810281

Graeme yew Chow November 16, 2011

Outstanding and congrats ! a winner here , Linda. #9810296

Carol Eade level-addict November 16, 2011

Congratulations on your terrific finalist, Linda! #9810543

Patti Coblentz November 16, 2011

Congratulations on this great finalist, Linda!! #9810982

Renee Doyle level-classic November 17, 2011

WTG Linda!! Congrats on this fabulous finalist!! #9811702

Danny B. Head level-deluxe November 17, 2011

Congrats...I think this will be the winner! #9812304

Carla Capra level-classic November 17, 2011

Oh My Gosh, Girl Friend!!!
Totally Awesome and huge, HUGE CONGRATULATIONS.
;) CC

David Hurt November 17, 2011

WTG congratulations on your finalist #9813149

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic November 17, 2011

A fun and fabulous finalist!
~♥~Lisa #9813293

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe November 17, 2011

Huge congrats and very best luck with this awesome finalist, Linda!! #9813536

Patrick Rouzes level-classic November 17, 2011

Congratulations & good luck, Linda! #9813754

JO ANN CLEVELAND November 17, 2011

Congrats Linda on this finalist!

jo ann c. #9813848

Courtenay Vanderbilt November 17, 2011

He was a hoot! Congratulations! Well deserved, Linda! #9814517

Linda L. Ruiz level-classic November 17, 2011


Neal D. Hatcher November 17, 2011

Congratulations #9815148

Linda Blair November 18, 2011

Congratulations!! #9816841

David M. Montero November 18, 2011

Congratulations on your Finalist selection Linda. Cool costume and make-up. #9817680

Sharon Sawyer November 19, 2011

WTG, Linda!!! HUGE congratulations on your outstanding and well deserved finalist!!! #9819802

Ken Smith level-classic November 20, 2011

Way to go, Linda. Congrats on the silver!!! #9820449

Husain Akhtar November 27, 2011

Terrific finalist! Big congratulations! #9832642

Merna L. Nobile December 03, 2011

You’re the kind of person who makes the world a better, brighter place…You worked hard for this, you made it happen, and you have a right to be proud. So enjoy these satisfying moments; you deserve every one! Merna

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