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How to reconize the different moods of a siberian husky
How to reconize the different moods of a siberian husky

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Challenge: Far Side: Gary Larson Tribute (Advanced Editing IV*)
Camera: Nikon D50
Lens: Nikon AF-S DX Zoom-Nikkor 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 ED
Location: Boston, Ma.
Date: Sep 14, 2006
Aperture: 4.5
ISO: 200
Shutter: 30
Galleries: Animals, DPChallenge GTGs
Date Uploaded: Sep 14, 2006

it was a last minute.. and i mean last minute...bandit talked me into it. we hope ya like it.

Place: 19 out of 80
Avg (all users): 6.4116
Avg (commenters): 7.5882
Avg (participants): 5.8167
Avg (non-participants): 6.5641
Views since voting: 12059
Views during voting: 932
Votes: 294
Comments: 21
Favorites: 2 (view)

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11/13/2007 07:19:16 PM
Just ran into this today. Love your sense of humor.
06/01/2007 01:57:12 PM
Hilarious! Back to enjoy it again. Gave it a 9. :)
09/27/2006 03:02:30 PM
Thoughts from Ecce, with his critique club hat on
Hi Rodney and congratulations on your highest scoring image (thus far), it will take some work to keep your average above 5.8 but I'm sure you'll do it ;) To be fair I can't really critique this as a photograpgh (the picture of the dog is just too small)so I will give my thoughts as a challenge entry.

You said it was last minute but just a little more time to position the dog more evenly would have improved this greatly imo.

Once again, difficult to comment as there are no real technical things to comment on (other than positioning of copies)

Aesthetics, Challenge effectiveness
To be honest although I've seen his cartoons before I never realised they were Gary Larson cartoons and I must admit this entire challenge was fun to view. Yes, it fits the challenge well and yes, I had a good chuckle (you could easily replace the dog with all manner of subjects). Overall its a fun 'poster' that closely follows the remit and worthy of its top 20 finish (probably would have been higher if it was better positioned).

Well done and looking at ' . substr('//images.dpchallenge.com/images_portfolio/59877/thumb/392252.jpg', strrpos('//images.dpchallenge.com/images_portfolio/59877/thumb/392252.jpg', '/') + 1) . ' you have a great subject to shoot :) I'd call this one menacing!
09/22/2006 12:32:45 AM
A geat classic of which I expected at least a top ten! Congratulations on your top 20 finish.
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 Comments Made During the Challenge
09/21/2006 11:28:15 PM
bumping, this is good a emulation (or if it was a Far Side cartoon I must've missed it.)
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09/21/2006 08:38:33 PM
Nice use of the extra rules on this one.
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09/20/2006 07:32:02 PM
Returning for comments:
I expected to find this image but did not expect to enter another laughing fit. This lovely creature is just awesome!
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09/19/2006 09:08:16 PM
ha ha!! very clever!!
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09/19/2006 05:45:04 AM
they might look different when they are sad though - but often times owners mistook it for depressed, I mean, angry... or was that suicidal? aargh

good one, I had a laugh :)
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09/19/2006 05:42:54 AM
Not a dog person so I´ll take your word for that :P
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09/18/2006 10:40:44 PM
This is great!
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09/17/2006 12:35:09 AM
Or an adult with Asperger's Syndrome...I confess I'm guilty as charged! :)
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09/16/2006 10:36:03 AM
Love it, made me laugh. 10
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09/15/2006 12:33:32 PM
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09/15/2006 10:19:31 AM
Beautiful blue on those eyes, and you've captured a fantastic expression (or should i say expressions? LOL) on the pup.
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09/15/2006 09:37:00 AM
too much space horizontal, too little space vertical. might be better if the "different" expressions were in single cartoon boxes
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09/15/2006 04:25:18 AM
This REALLY made me laugh!!!!! I hope you do prints.
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09/15/2006 01:32:47 AM
Haha Brilliant, If only you had an Irish Setter, but nevertheless a fitting tribute.. Here have a 9
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09/15/2006 12:31:00 AM
and or teenager. hahaha.
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09/15/2006 12:26:27 AM
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09/15/2006 12:25:16 AM
With something like this, symmetricalness is key, and the unbalance of left and right is really distracting. But I do like the cutout look and I just love the eye color. The dog really does look like it could be thinking anything, too!
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