Winter In July

© William C. Raco

Winter In July

ADILSON F. FERREIRA level-classic 7/27/2005 3:15:42 AM

Fantastic image Bill!!!
I love the composition and effects, it really seems winter time!!!
Great job!!! #284506

Michelle R. Kovach 7/27/2005 3:17:57 AM

Gorgeous Bill! Terrific job! #1643457

Joy Rector level-classic 7/27/2005 3:25:43 AM

Fantastic #1643486

Stephanie Lyons 7/27/2005 3:27:43 AM

This is excellent Bill! What a beautiful image! #1643494

Joline Frazier 7/27/2005 3:35:07 AM

We seem to be neighbors again! Very nice effects, the tones are beautiful, as is the scene. #1643535

Jeff Robinson level-classic 7/27/2005 3:35:56 AM

Another great use of IR Bill! Wonderful image! Jeff #1643538

Tammy Scott level-classic 7/27/2005 3:42:18 AM

GREAT shot, Bill! #1643575

Donna W. Neal level-classic 7/27/2005 3:44:05 AM

Love these IR that you do Bill, you have such a great eye for what will work with IR. #1643588

Paul Michko level-classic 7/27/2005 3:46:03 AM

I just love your IR shot, Bill. So magical and surreal. #1643604

Kathleen Clemons 7/27/2005 3:55:33 AM

Pure magic, Bill. #1643673

Cindy Paquette 7/27/2005 4:05:40 AM

YOUR BEST BILL!!!!!!!!!!!! WOWWHEE!!! This is one amazing and beautiful has winner written all over it! Truly, so VERY beautiful! #1643703

Carolyn M. Fletcher level-classic 7/27/2005 4:09:41 AM

EXCELLENT!!!!! #1643734

Bobbie Davis level-classic 7/27/2005 4:16:21 AM

I agree....winner!!!! Great shot Bill! #1643783

Cathy Gregor level-classic 7/27/2005 4:28:24 AM

Love it, Bill!
Excellent work! #1643851

Debra Booth level-classic 7/27/2005 5:07:08 AM

This has got to be one of the coolest IRs ever, Bill!! Gorgeous image!! #1643991

Deb Holmes-Hatfield level-classic 7/27/2005 5:50:58 AM

Great IR Bill, we sure could use just a little touch of winter after the 99 degree day yesterday! #1644135

Murry Grigsby 7/27/2005 6:15:59 AM

It does look like a HEAVY frost Bill! Your designs are always so well thought out that they look good in B&W, IR or color :0) #1644247

Mary Timman 7/27/2005 7:11:24 AM

Great capture! Beautiful in the Infra Red. #1644465

Linda D. Lester level-classic 7/27/2005 7:42:41 AM your work! #1644582

Deborah Sandidge 7/27/2005 7:57:23 AM

Beautiful infrared image, Bill - outstanding work! #1644622

Jill Flynn level-classic 7/27/2005 11:00:25 AM

Terrific treatment and effects Bill. Very creative work. #1645177

Marcie A. Fowler 7/27/2005 12:03:01 PM

Love the image and the effect the IR filter gives but not the thought of winter already (LOL)!! Great work Papa!! #1645441

Wendy Stevenson 7/27/2005 2:03:16 PM

Whoa Bill this is awesome!!! I would have NEVER thought of using and IR filter on rows of corn(?). Really spectacular - looks like Winter in July for sure!!! So creative and unique!! Sure hope this makes the winners circle - it sure deserves to!! #1645725

Goshka G. 7/27/2005 2:48:33 PM

I could use a bit of winter in July, Bill!! This is really beautiful and very dreamy!! #1645915

Jenny Bosmans 7/27/2005 3:06:38 PM

Excellent, Bill! Love the effect on this image! Awesome indeed! #1645962

Judy S. Fung 7/27/2005 4:00:17 PM

Great image and effects, Bill! #1646141

Tom Andersen 7/27/2005 4:09:30 PM

A very beautiful IR image with a perfect smattering of digital delight, Bill! #1646182

Vicki Hunt level-classic 7/27/2005 4:16:30 PM

This is just beautiful! It IS dreamy!!! #1646213

Mary K. Robison level-classic 7/27/2005 4:18:47 PM

What great timing to cool us all off with one of your amazing IR images, Bill. Thanks!
All of the effects, and the composition/perspective are so perfect, we will surely see this among the winners next month.
Really beautiful work, Bill. #1646217

Marsha S. Smith 7/27/2005 4:55:18 PM

I REALLY, REALLY LOVE these IR shots. This is just so fantastic! The things dreams are made of, Bill. #1646341

William C. Raco level-classic 7/27/2005 5:02:58 PM

Many thanks, all.
Enjoy the cool summer weather while it lasts ;)

bill #1646380

Gail Vitikacs level-classic 7/27/2005 5:08:30 PM

Definitely a beauty in my book...the effects are lovely on this b&w! #1646418

Dan Holm level-classic 7/27/2005 5:10:25 PM

Soft, striking and BEAUTIFUL, Bill!! Awesome perspective! #1646430

Jennifer Rennison 7/27/2005 6:07:22 PM

Outstanding, Bill! Love the IR, fabulous image!! #1646619

Joyce ONeil 7/27/2005 6:14:07 PM

Excellent! Looks like a winner to me..... #1646643

Susan T. Parady 7/27/2005 6:42:30 PM

Awesome use of leading line. Beautiful comp and effects. Another terrific IR image, Bill! #1646709

Cathy Barrows 7/27/2005 8:17:15 PM

excellent...i have an IR filter and when I shoot it is red and then I just turn it into a B&W but I don't seem to get the same effect as are you doing this #1646964

S J 7/27/2005 9:25:13 PM

FANTASTIC image and superb effects, Bill!! Great work!! #1647096

Evy Johansen level-classic 7/27/2005 11:06:50 PM

GOSH... this is sooo beautiful! Wonderful work, bill! #1647275

Joanna Pecha 7/28/2005 5:26:20 AM

Great job! It makes me want to give IR a try!! #1648194

Deborah C. Lewinson level-classic 7/28/2005 8:40:16 PM

Gorgeous IR image, Bill!
-Debby #1651187

Sharon Day level-classic 7/30/2005 7:08:25 PM

Fantastic image, Bill!!! I love this one! Great job with the IR! #1657433

William C. Raco level-classic 7/31/2005 10:40:09 AM

Thanks so much, all!


Stanley J. Contrades level-classic 7/31/2005 6:52:45 PM

Your IR images are brilliant, bill, both in technique and beauty, and this is no exception!! Love it!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #1660679

William C. Raco level-classic 8/2/2005 1:18:58 AM

Thank you, Stan


Wendy Stevenson level-classic 8/20/2005 1:07:46 PM

So happy to see this in the finals Bill. Not that I really doubted for a minute that it wouldn't!! Best of luck in the next round - this is simply stunning!! #1739588

Tammy Scott level-classic 8/20/2005 1:32:46 PM

Congratulations on your finalist! #1739736

Karen Engelbreth level-classic 8/20/2005 2:02:13 PM

Congratulations on your finalist, bill! #1739935

Jenny Bosmans level-classic 8/20/2005 2:24:04 PM

Congratulations on your finalist, Bill! #1740145

Jill Flynn level-classic 8/20/2005 2:29:09 PM

Congratulations on this terrific finalist Bill! #1740207

Linda D. Lester level-classic 8/20/2005 2:45:52 PM

Congratulations! #1740442

Laurence Saliba level-classic 8/20/2005 2:49:04 PM

Congratulations on your finalist!!!! #1740494

Leanne M.E. Boyd level-classic 8/20/2005 3:00:45 PM

Congrats on your finalist! #1740676

Cathy Stancil 8/20/2005 3:19:29 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist Bill !! #1740926

Cathy Barrows 8/20/2005 3:35:14 PM

Congrats on your it #1741135

Claudia Kuhn level-classic 8/20/2005 3:45:30 PM

Congrats Bill!! #1741281

Kathleen K. Parker level-classic 8/20/2005 3:47:24 PM

Congratulations, bill!
kk #1741312

Deborah C. Lewinson level-classic 8/20/2005 3:57:01 PM

Congrats Bill, and best wishes for the next round!
-Debby #1741444

Janet L. Skinner 8/20/2005 5:40:49 PM

So beautiful!!! I hope it gets a place in the higher court!!!!!!! #1742412

Laura Clay-Ballard 8/20/2005 6:19:46 PM

spectacular. congrats #1742733

Dr Silly level-classic 8/20/2005 6:19:58 PM

Congrats Bill on this finalist.
Dr Silly

Deborah Sandidge 8/20/2005 7:14:47 PM

Beautiful IR work, Bill, congratulations on your finalists!! #1743074

Walter Graziano 8/20/2005 7:18:17 PM

Great shot, Congratulations Bill! #1743092

Gail Vitikacs level-classic 8/20/2005 9:07:53 PM

BIG Congratulations!!! Happy for you! #1743651

Patricia Marroquin 8/21/2005 12:11:35 AM

Lovely, Bill! Congratulations! #1744015

Susana Matos 8/21/2005 2:26:08 AM

it looks like dreamland!!! IR really works with you. I want to try but iŽll have to ask you some advise.
Congratulations!!! on this beautiful image
Many regards from Portugal, Su #1744331

Tom Andersen 8/21/2005 4:50:10 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Bill! #1744567

William C. Raco level-classic 8/21/2005 5:38:53 AM

Thank you all so much!


Patty Razonable level-classic 8/21/2005 6:44:31 AM

Beautiful image in IR!! Congratulations and good luck!! #1745219

S J level-classic 8/21/2005 7:19:01 AM

Congratulations on this beauiful Finalist, Bill!! #1745436

Jim Kinnunen level-classic 8/21/2005 8:38:48 AM

Congratulations, Bill on this fine finalist!!! #1745876

Anita Hogue 8/21/2005 8:48:47 AM

Congratulations on this splendid image, Bill! #1745948

Jennifer Rennison 8/21/2005 9:20:57 AM

Congratulations on this fabulous finalist, Bill!! #1746180

Donna J. Taff 8/21/2005 10:22:46 AM

Congrats on this and all your other finalist wins, Bill!!! #1746464

Jeff Robinson level-classic 8/21/2005 11:06:27 AM

Congrats on your finalist Bill! Jeff #1746637

bob cornelison level-classic 8/21/2005 3:59:06 PM

This has great effects that give it a unique look! Congrats Bill!
~:O) #1747748

Bobbie Davis level-classic 8/21/2005 6:42:06 PM

AWESOME finalist Bill! #1748194

Cora Miller level-classic 8/21/2005 10:00:52 PM

The dreamy feel created by your effects and the excellent composition are wonderful, Bill! Congratulations! #1748818

Leonard Pierce level-classic 8/21/2005 10:09:11 PM

Congratulations Bill!!! #1748841

William C. Raco level-classic 8/22/2005 3:42:54 PM

Thank youso much!

bill #1752738

Judy S. Fung level-classic 8/22/2005 3:46:14 PM

Congrats, Bill! #1752749

Sharon Day level-classic 8/22/2005 6:23:13 PM

Beautiful finalist, Bill!!! Congratulations and good luck! #1753204

Carol Brill 8/22/2005 8:29:40 PM

Congratulations on this outstanding finalist, Bill! #1753576

William C. Raco level-classic 8/24/2005 3:41:45 AM

Thank you all very much!

bill #1759327

Jill Odice level-classic 9/10/2005 1:38:51 PM

I love the look of the IR in this beautiful shot Bill! Wish my Minolta could do this...:-) #1821970

William C. Raco level-classic 9/10/2005 3:28:45 PM

Thank you, Jill!

bill #1822277

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Infrared photo with slight buzz and dream effects.

Uploaded on 7/27/2005 3:12:13 AM Photo Contest Finalist

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