“Say Cheese” Awkward Photo Contest

Congratulations to Shanna whose big dig won her a title and a $2000 gift card from Wendy’s! Honorable mention goes out to Jason “The Jackman” who showed us how cheesiness can be so smooth.

Thanks to all of our nominees and the whole AFP community for submitting so many amazing photos (check out all the cheesy submissions here) and don’t forget to try Wendy’s new Asiago Ranch Chicken Club sandwich today!

The Big Dig

February 8th, 2011

“I was looking for the one gift I wanted most for Christmas….”

 104601 Votes

Submitted by Shanna • February 8th, 2011 • 30 Comments »


February 10th, 2011

“A senior picture that seemed like a fun idea at the time. Now it lives in infamy within the family as ‘The Jacks Picture.’”

 35235 Votes

Submitted by Jason • February 10th, 2011 • 17 Comments »

Wooden Shoes

February 8th, 2011

“What’s that? The lost Dutch photo has been found?? I may be committing social suicide here (not to mention social homicide for my brother and sister), but I think this shot deserves a longer life than just a one-time photo spread in an art supply catalog.”

 11302 Votes

Submitted by Emily • February 8th, 2011 • 11 Comments »


February 12th, 2011

“The pose was more painful than the sunburn!”

 7050 Votes

Submitted by Sara • February 12th, 2011 • 2 Comments »

Bad To The Bone

February 7th, 2011

“Me and my Mom, glamour shots. Need I say more?”

 1424 Votes

Submitted by Emma • February 7th, 2011 • 2 Comments »

Straight Shooters

February 10th, 2011

“My dad (front left) and my aunt, uncles and grandma. My cousins and I love this photo. We are from a small town but this images makes our family look AWESOME! I can hear the Dallas theme music now…”

 1088 Votes

Submitted by Tracy • February 10th, 2011 • 5 Comments »

Branching Out

February 10th, 2011

“This was taken at the rodeo when my family from the UK came to visit. We all were dressed in our best “rodeo” attire & not until this photo did we realize how cheesy we looked. I dread to think what’s going through the mind of the guy in the background! I’m still not sure what possessed my Dad (at the back of the formation) to add the soft focus around the edges prior to sending it to us all!”

 467 Votes

Submitted by Rebecca • February 10th, 2011 • 1 Comment »
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