Attack of the Balloon

© Douglas Perry

Attack of the Balloon

Uploaded: August 04, 2012 18:27:35


This person was never seen again.

Exif: F Number: 4, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/80 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 200.00 mm, Model: NIKON D200


Wm Nosal August 04, 2012

:) Fun Shot, Douglas! #1478744

Tiia Vissak August 05, 2012

a cool capture! #10263139

Antonio Amen August 05, 2012

lol...this is funny. Well done #10263268

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe August 05, 2012

Great MT capture. #10263277

Monnie Ryan August 05, 2012

Thanks for the chuckle - I needed that! Fantastic capture, Doug! #10263368

John Connolly August 05, 2012

What a fabulous theme image Douglas! There is a lot of humor in this fun capture! #10263899

Michelle Alton August 05, 2012

What a HOOT! Wonderful whimsical balloon shot, Doug. #10263968

JudyAnn Rector level-deluxe August 06, 2012

A BLOB balloon! SO funny, Douglas! #10265219

JO ANN CLEVELAND August 06, 2012

LOL! Yep, never to be seen again..

Great comp and colors Doug!

jo ann c. #10265253

Jack Ryan August 07, 2012

Too cool...perfect timing...great shot, Doug. #10266296

Lorna Shutter August 25, 2012

Photobucket I can't stop laughing at your title and description! Too funny, Jack! I will never get close to a balloon again! LOL! Fabulous colour and detail in this fun image! Excellent capture and work! :) #10290080

Tammy Espino September 24, 2012

Congrats on this silly finalist!! :) #10336899

JO ANN CLEVELAND September 24, 2012

Congrats on this cute finalist Doug...your title is great! :-)

jo ann c. #10336987

Wm Nosal September 24, 2012

Congratulations Douglas! #10336992

Lorna Shutter September 24, 2012

Woo Hoo!!! CONGRATULATIONS on your Finalist Award for this great image, Douglas!!!!! WTG!!! :)
Photobucket #10337350

Patrick Rouzes September 24, 2012

CONGRATS & good luck, Doug!

Donna La Mattino Pagakis October 01, 2012

I couldn't help but chuckle, great finalist. WTG Doug! #10349057

Wm Nosal October 02, 2012

Congratulations Again Douglas! #10350511

Anita Hogue October 02, 2012

Awesome theme image! Congratulation on your second place win! #10350579

Monnie Ryan October 02, 2012

Fantastic - congratulations on a well-deserved win! #10350666

JudyAnn Rector level-deluxe October 02, 2012

CONGRATULATIONS, Douglas! #10350842

Jack Ryan October 02, 2012

Outstanding!!! Very deserving! Way to go, Doug!!! #10350999

Tammy Espino October 02, 2012

Congrats on your win :) #10351450

Tiia Vissak October 02, 2012

congratulations! #10351518

Michelle Alton October 02, 2012

Wonderful, whimsical, Winner...the thre Double-U's!

Congratulations! #10351947

Mary K. Robison October 02, 2012

So deserving!
Congratulations on your well earned Gold Winner! #10352346

Lorna Shutter October 02, 2012

I love this one so much!!! CONGRATULATIONS on your 2nd Place Win, Douglas!!!!! WTG!!! :)
Photobucket #10352427

Ellen Hodges October 02, 2012

Huge congrats on a very funny and fab winner, Doug!!! #10352453

Rona L. Schwarz October 02, 2012

Ha-ha-ha!!! I Love this, Doug!! Congratulations on a very funny and terrific Gold Winner! #10352494

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic October 03, 2012

Huuge congratulations, Dog!! #10353394

JO ANN CLEVELAND October 03, 2012

So pleased to see this well deserved GOLD Award Doug!


jo ann c. #10354034

Patrick Rouzes October 07, 2012

CONGRATS on this unuque & wonderful Winner, Doug! WTG!

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic October 08, 2012

Very cool, Big CONGRATZ on the Gold Winner!!

UB. #10360090

Merna L. Nobile October 19, 2012

I heard the good news…and could not be happier for you! CONGRATULATIONS, Merna

Laura E. Swan level-classic December 24, 2012

SANTA! IS THAT YOU????? #10477312

Laura E. Swan level-classic December 25, 2012


Laura E. Swan level-classic October 03, 2013

OM GOSH! I just found this one again. So darned funny. You gotta post this on the Comedy Relief Club! Lol...Especially when you say "This man was never seen again"...OM GOSH! Your dry humor is the BEST! I'm in stitches! #10861189

Lydia Williams level-deluxe October 04, 2013

OMG...this is soooo funny....glad you posted it here...cause I had not seen it...what a catch...thanks!! #10862268

Laura E. Swan level-classic October 04, 2013

Mr. Tree, Lydia is on the CRC Club with us. :D Thanks so much for posting this. Lol...It's making me laugh all over again.

Please give us all your funnies whenever you can. We love your humor. #10862287

Theresa Marie Jones level-deluxe October 04, 2013

:-D Wish inflation would disappear.
Congratulations on your great fun capture Douglas! #10862546

Laura E. Swan level-classic October 06, 2013

Well, I was making the rounds to all of you and I typed in your name to the BP search engine and this one was showing there on that page as being part of your gallery. :D A huge smile covered my face and I had to ask you!

You really do have a terrific sense of humor and we are so happy to have you here on the club. If you come across a funny or an older funny like this PLEASE add it to the club! :) Your work is MOST welcome here!!!

-Miss Rosey #10863881

Lydia Williams level-deluxe October 06, 2013

Thank you Miss Rosey for asking Doug to post it...Made me a good laugh...a few times...:) #10863923

Wm Nosal October 07, 2013

:) Ha! Great Shot Douglas!
Too Funny #10865138

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