Family Portrait

Behind The Awkwardness: 911 - Family Portrait

Behind The Awkwardness: 911

“My first time wakeboarding. Enough said.”

(submitted by Peta in Australia)

The New Look - Behind The Awkwardness

The New Look

“This picture is of my grandfather meeting his first grandchild. Well, it was supposed to be. The picture is now actually of my grandfather being distracted by his 24 year old daughter, mortified by her piercings and crazy [awesome] hairdo. Clearly, a picture tells more than a thousand words here.”

(submitted by Lou)

Laptop - Family Portrait

Laptop

It rarely made it through airport security.

(submitted by Jake)

Clown Funeral - Behind The Awkwardness

Clown Funeral

“Visiting my Grandfather’s grave in 1997. I’m the one looking in the camera, hoping my Mother’s clown gene is recessive.”

(submitted by Celeste)

Clingers - Dad

Clingers

We just can’t get enough of Dad.

(submitted by Shad)

Punky Brewster - Family Portrait

Punky Brewster

The punk gene is dominant.

(submitted by Linda)

All American - Family Portrait

All American

“This is our annual family photo and what better way to show we love each other then to show our love of our great nation with USA shirts. In the midst of our shoot the photographer asks if we like bunnies… who doesn’t like bunnies, not the Hallidays that’s for sure.”

(submitted by Fiona)

The Incredible Hulk - Behind The Awkwardness

The Incredible Hulk

“My cousins got together for a Christmas family photo. Everyone was asked to wear their best outfit. Needless to say, it was open to interpretation for one of my cousins.”

(submitted by Victor)

Sending Out An S.O.S. - Family Portrait

Sending Out An S.O.S.

“Yes, this was taken in the 1970s at our church. I *swear* we were not in a traveling family band with a pitted out VW bus.”

(submitted by Janis)

Left My Pants In San Francisco - AFP Hall Of Fame

Left My Pants In San Francisco

“This is our family trying to get a decent photo to use for our Christmas card. Maybe next time we won’t hang out on a nude beach!”

(submitted by Allison)