Sure he's jolly, but the big man in red can be a scary sight when you're no bigger than an elf and forced to sit on his knee. Images uploaded to us through Flickr are contained in a separate gallery. This gallery showcases images sent through our custom upload tool. To see the Flickr gallery or submit your photos, follow the link underneath the gallery.
Craig Fleming photo: Sophia meets Santa - Sophia is scared by Santa's background - which is different than how I remember as a child - things sure have changed
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Danielle Fiander photo: Cassidy is not a fan of Santa - 14 month old Cassidy from Milton, ON. This is our second attempt at a picture with Santa!
(Danielle Fiander/Danielle Fiander)
David Dias photo: Mia with Santa 2010 - My daughter Mia on Santa's lap, wondering "Who IS this guy?!"
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Caitlind Geddes photo: Geddes Christmas 2010....yeesh - I thought for sure Grace and James would embrace Santa with hugs and kisses. Not sure what happened!!!! Look at Santa - What a trooper!
(Caitlind Geddes/Caitlind Geddes)
Lyndsay Kerik photo: A little punch in the face for Santa - Apparently Austin did not like Santa this year even with his cousin Emily (who has a tight hold) and his cousin Nicholas who isn't sure what is happening.
(Lyndsay Kerik/Lyndsay Kerik)
Mary-Kate Wilkins photo: Chloe vs Santa - Chloe Wilkins (16mos) first visit to Santa.
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Jennifer Taylor photo: 2010 Picture with Santa - My oldest son was instructed by "Santa's helpers" to keep looking at the camera no matter what his brother was doing and he listened.....hence the one happy smiling boy and one not so happy boy!
(Jennifer Taylor/Jennifer Taylor)
Sue Desilets photo: Help mommy - 18 month old Elizabeth enjoying her visit with Santa
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