to the sea

© Jill Battaglia

to the sea

Uploaded: November 15, 2005


flipped the beach image and added the woman in photoshop cs


Mary Timman November 15, 2005

Wow..this is magnificant! You did a great job on this and it's just beautiful. I would have never known you added the woman. Great work. #344514

Megan p November 15, 2005

wow, very very beautiful!! #2078831

Donna Dunbar November 15, 2005

Everyone keeps saying Wow so here's mine WOW!!!!!!!!!!!! I absolutely love this great PS work. #2078842

Joy E. Cobb level-classic November 15, 2005

So wistful and romantic, like she's awaiting her sailor's return. You've outdone yourself, Jill. #2078882

Margot Petrowski November 15, 2005

I guess I'll sound like everyone else but, WOW!!!!! This is wonderful!!! #2078968

Karen Slagle November 15, 2005

Totally Awesome... #2079047

Dr Silly level-classic November 15, 2005

Wow is right, great PS work. :o)

Cyn Valentine level-classic November 15, 2005

Love your work..this is stunning! #2079292

Cherie Early November 15, 2005

Very creative... You really did a great job! #2079387

Murry Grigsby November 15, 2005

Master work Jill! This would make such a nice book illustration for the right story!! #2080172

William C. Raco level-classic November 15, 2005

This is simply magical, Jill
Wonderful color, composition and editing.
Superb work

bill #2080930

Jill Battaglia November 15, 2005

Wow....thanks everyone!!! :-) #2081165

Terry L. Ellis level-classic November 15, 2005

Excellent PS work, Jill! Wonderful image lets the imagination run wild! #2081192

Colette M. Metcalf November 15, 2005

What a wonderful image this is Jill!!!! #2081363

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic November 15, 2005

Fantastic picture Jill. Love the way you did it. #2081429

Martin J. Preslar December 08, 2005

WOW! What an image! Bravo!!!!! #2164862

Pat Gamwell December 20, 2005

A very well deserved CONGRATULATIONS on this EXQUISITE art piece, my friend! #2202281

Heather L. Jacks December 20, 2005

Fantastic! Congratulations! #2202647

Donna Dunbar December 20, 2005

I knew we would see this again, congrats on the finals this is well deserved Jill!!!!!!!!!! #2203012

Dr Silly level-classic December 20, 2005


Martin J. Preslar December 20, 2005

Congrats Jill! A wonderful piece of art deserves the recognition! Bravo!!!! #2203304

Sherri Conley December 20, 2005

Yes! So glad to see this in the finals! This image is stunning, Jill ~ as is ALL of your work! #2203982

Cathy M. Gromball December 20, 2005

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist, Jill!

Cathy :) #2204155

Deborah Sandidge December 20, 2005

Beautiful work, Jill - congratulations! #2204447

Amanda Price December 20, 2005

WONDERFUL image! Kudos! #2204776

Terry L. Ellis level-classic December 20, 2005

Congratulations, Jill, on this marvelous finalist! #2204909

Jill Odice level-classic December 20, 2005

Congrats Ms Jill:-) This is sure wonderful ! #2205691

Jill Battaglia December 20, 2005

Thank you all so much!! I really appreciate it! :-) #2206128

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe December 20, 2005

A work of ART, this is a fabulous creation!! Well done, congratulations! #2206362

Piotr M. Organa December 20, 2005

Lot of fun. Keep up the good work, Jill! Congrats!! #2207723

Vicki Hunt December 21, 2005

this is a beautiful image...congrats! #2208081

Janet L. Skinner December 21, 2005

Superb CS work, Jill!!! Congratulations! #2208676

Susana Ms Heide December 22, 2005

CONGRATULATIONS Jill on WINNING with this fine piece of art!!! #2215541

Kerby Pfrangle level-classic December 22, 2005


artist, creative and beautiful.

Congratulations on your big win.

Kerby #2215664

Evy Johansen level-classic December 22, 2005

BIG congratulations on your win, Jill! #2215669

Martin J. Preslar December 23, 2005

Congrats on your 1st place winner! Beautiful work!!!!! Bravo!!!! #2215772

Roger D. Meador December 23, 2005

This is special, so very well conceived. #2215860

Dr Silly level-classic December 23, 2005

Jill congratulations on your 1ST place win. :o)

William C. Raco level-classic December 23, 2005

Excellent photo and win, Jill

Bill #2215904

Megan p December 23, 2005

Congratulations on this very beautiful and mystical image!!! #2216211

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic December 23, 2005

Congratulations on your firs place win. Way to go. #2216272

Laura Clay-Ballard December 23, 2005

Magnificent winning image! superb work. congrats #2216371

Murry Grigsby December 23, 2005

Congratulations on your super image and win Jill!! #2216377

Deborah Sandidge December 23, 2005

Very creative and beautiful, congratulations on your win, Jill! #2216859

Chris Macer December 23, 2005

Beautiful image, Jill! Congrats on the win! :) #2216900

Jill Battaglia December 23, 2005

Wow! thank you all so much! what a delightful surprise to wake up to!! :-) #2216942

Allan L. Whitehead December 23, 2005

Jill, congratulations on this magnificent 1st place win in last month's contest in the 'Digital Darkroom' category. It is truly, richly deserved, my friend - your friend, Allan #2217020

Bob Langer December 23, 2005

Congratulations Jill, this image is absolutely breathtaking and loaded with emotion!! One of the finest I've seen. #2217220

Claudia Kuhn level-classic December 23, 2005

Wonderful work Jill, big congrats! #2217246

Sherri Conley December 23, 2005

CONGRATS, JILL! Very well deserved! #2217491

Jill Flynn level-classic December 23, 2005

Congratulations on your FIRST PLACE WIN Jill! This is stunning and beautiful!! #2217495

Terry L. Ellis level-classic December 23, 2005

Jill, congratulations on this awesome First Place win! So very amazing! #2217559

Kay Beausoleil level-deluxe December 23, 2005

A wonderful image and great technique -- congratulations on your First Prize win, Jill! #2217667

Claudette Foote December 23, 2005

Wonderful work Jill, big congrats!

Very well deserved! #2217804

Wendy Stevenson December 23, 2005

Congratulations on this wonderful FIRST PLACE WIN Jill. I really like the surreal feel to this!! Well done! #2217821

Viveca Venegas level-deluxe December 23, 2005

Dear Jill, BRAVISIMA!! many good wishes for you with this deserved wim. #2218043

Jim Kinnunen level-deluxe December 23, 2005

Congratulations on this superb winning image, Jill!:) #2218099

Jill Battaglia December 23, 2005

Thank you everybody! You guys are wonderful! #2218157

Charlene Bayerle December 23, 2005

Congratulations Jill on your first place win on this beautiful piece of art!!! #2218246

Cathy M. Gromball December 23, 2005

Congratulations on your First Place win, Jill!

Cathy :) #2218277

Mary Clarke December 23, 2005

Congratulations Jill, fantastic image #2218616

Linda D. Lester level-classic December 23, 2005

Such a beautiful shot....Congratulations! #2218655

Kathleen Clemons December 23, 2005

Congrats to you, Jill! #2218844

Cora Miller level-addict December 23, 2005

Congratulations on your win, Jill! #2219118

Kathleen K. Parker level-deluxe December 23, 2005

Congratulations, Jill!! This is superb!!
kk #2219304

Donna W. Neal December 24, 2005

Congratulations on this awesome winner Jill #2220487

Gary H. Minish level-deluxe December 24, 2005

Very well done, from concept to presentation, Jill! Congratulations on your First Place win! #2220729

Anita Taylor December 24, 2005

Gorgeous image, Jill! So mysterious and magical! Excellent work and congratulations, too :) #2221198

Eti Swinford December 26, 2005

So simple so complex! Very creative. Congrats on the win. Eti #2223670

Michael Garth December 27, 2005


You must be the same Jill from the HandColor days. You are as artistic digitally as you are with handcoloring. Congrats.

mike #2227908

Monika Sapek level-classic December 27, 2005

Many congratulations on your First Place Win with this creative piece, Jill!

bob cornelison December 27, 2005

~:O) #2228253

Diane Dupuis December 28, 2005

This is so stunning! Congrats!! #2229454

Jill Battaglia December 28, 2005

Thanks again all of you! I really appreciate it! :-) #2229484

December 29, 2005

Congrats on your win! this is beautiful! #2232696

Stefan G January 02, 2006

Very creative and effective! Congratulations, Jill! #2246529

Patrick Campbell January 20, 2006

Bravo, Jill! Greetings from Eugene, OR... #2308991

Stephanie Laird level-classic January 20, 2006

Congratulations Jill! Fantastic Image! #2310871

Angela Garibay January 23, 2006

Congratulations Jill, that photo is like a dream! wonderful job! keep up the good work! ....Angela #2328486

Rene M. Hales January 24, 2006

Lovely romantic image. Well done!!!--Rene #2330609

Nancy Donnell February 18, 2006

I know it has all been said before me, but your image is so lovely, I had to comment. It is so beautiful. Congratulations! #2435436

Jill Battaglia March 31, 2006

Thanks again! :-) #2594761

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic May 31, 2006

Jill, this is so pretty! Great colors and PS work! #2836717

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