By the Sea

© Jill Battaglia

By the Sea

Uploaded: July 28, 2012


Usman M. Bajwa level-classic July 28, 2012

Your work is always captivating and inspiring. This should rank among one of your best ones, Jill. Good luck!

UB. #1477371

Jill Battaglia July 28, 2012

Thank you're very kind! #10247592

John Rivera level-deluxe July 28, 2012

Outstanding image and work Jill!!! #10247653

Terry Cervi level-classic July 28, 2012

Oh, my! This is stunning, Jill! #10247655

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic July 28, 2012

Beautiful capture, Jill. #10247790

Jill Battaglia July 28, 2012

Thanks so much John, Terry, and Kay! #10247793

Linda S. Smith level-classic July 28, 2012

Absoutely beautiful Jill! The exposure is just perfect! A winner in my book! #10247967

Jill Battaglia July 31, 2012

Thanks Linda!

Phyllis H. Burchett August 03, 2012

simply gorgeous, love the tones. #10261534

Jill Battaglia August 03, 2012

Thanks Phyllis! I appreciate it!

Mariann Kovats level-classic August 22, 2012

Beautiful work! I really hope, we'll see this again! #10286245

Jill Battaglia August 23, 2012

Thank you Mariann! #10286581

Mariann Kovats level-classic August 28, 2012

Congrats on you beautiful finalist. #10294540

Robert Jensen August 28, 2012

Here's another one of your images going into my world's largest collection of Jill Battaglia photos! #10294596

John Rivera level-deluxe August 29, 2012

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist! I see winner written all over it! #10295186

JO ANN CLEVELAND August 29, 2012

Congratulations on this outstanding finalist Jill!

jo ann c. #10295910

Jill Battaglia August 29, 2012

Thanks so much Mariann, Bob,John, and Jo Ann! #10297242

Lester A. Garcia August 30, 2012

WINNER! #10298658

Jill Battaglia August 30, 2012

thanks Lester....I guess we'll see..... :-) #10298782

Sharon Day level-classic August 30, 2012

Gorgeous image, Jill! Congratulations! #10298943

Jill Battaglia August 30, 2012

Thank you Sharon! #10298960

Chris Budny level-deluxe August 30, 2012

Congratulations, Jill! #10299113

Linda L. Ruiz level-classic August 30, 2012


Jill Battaglia August 30, 2012

Thanks Chris and Linda!

David M. Montero August 31, 2012

Lovely work. Congratulations on your Finalist selection Jill! #10301593

Jill Battaglia August 31, 2012

Thank you Dave! #10301601

Phyllis H. Burchett August 31, 2012

Gorgeous, congrats Jill! #10301981

Jill Battaglia August 31, 2012

Thanks Phyllis! #10301989

Stefania Barbier level-addict August 31, 2012

superb Grand Prize Winner... congratulations!!! #10302361

Chris Budny level-deluxe August 31, 2012

SO HAPPY to see one of your fantastic, well-done creations make Grand Prize! Huge Congratulations! #10302364

Kathy Salerni level-deluxe August 31, 2012

Beautiful work, Jill! Congrats on the Grand Prize! #10302386

Jill Battaglia August 31, 2012

Wow..thanks! I'm stunned!! #10302393

Mariann Kovats level-classic August 31, 2012

Huge congrats! #10302419

Rona L. Schwarz August 31, 2012

Fabulous,just fabulous! What a marvelous creation. HUGE CONGRATULATIONS ON WINNING THE GRAND PRIZE!! #10302448

Tammy Espino August 31, 2012

Congrats on this great grand win!:) #10302474

Kathryn Wesserling August 31, 2012

The quiet elegance of this image is so deserving of the Grand. Congratulations, Jill. #10302486

Kimber Wallwork-Heineman level-classic August 31, 2012

I chose this one for Grand prize - I think it is the first time I have guessed the same as the judges. Congratulations!

Patrick Rouzes August 31, 2012

Big CONGRATS on your Grand Prize Winner, Jill! Delighted for you!!!!! #10302493

Joannie Bertucci level-classic August 31, 2012

All right!!! Congrats Jill on your Grand Prize! Stunning work! #10302555

Guy D. Biechele level-classic August 31, 2012

Striking image!! Congratulations on winning Grand Prize! #10302650

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic August 31, 2012

Stunning grand prize winner!
Congratulations, Jill!
~♥~Lisa #10302659

Susan Williams level-classic August 31, 2012

Congratulations on your Grand Prize, Jill! Incredibly beautiful!! #10302703

Liz blahh August 31, 2012

Congratulations on your GRAND PRIZE WINNER! #10302704

Lyn Darlington August 31, 2012

CONGRATS on your Grand Prize! Amazing image! #10302800

Katarina Mansson August 31, 2012

Congratulations on your spectacular GP winner Jill! This is amazing! #10302811

Mary K. Robison September 01, 2012

So elegant!
Congratulations on your Grand Prize Winner, Jill! Well deserved! #10302849

Bojan Bencic level-classic September 01, 2012

Congratulations on your amazing GP winner, Jill. #10302884

Linda D. Lester level-classic September 01, 2012

Awesome work....Congratulations on your GP winner! #10302933

Marilyn Cornwell level-deluxe September 01, 2012

Congratulations on your Grand Prize Winner! #10302999

Leslie McLain level-deluxe September 01, 2012

Congrats on an awesome grand prize winner, Jill. #10303004

Gail Sullivan level-classic September 01, 2012

Simply stunning work, Jill! #10303010

Diane Dupuis September 01, 2012

congrats! simply stunning!!!!!! #10303109

Jessica Jenney September 01, 2012

Congratulations, Jill on your gorgeous Grand Prize Win! #10303184

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic September 01, 2012

Congratulations, Jill on your beautiful grand prize winner. #10303198

Jill Battaglia September 01, 2012

wow...thank you all so much! I'm shocked!! #10303205

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic September 01, 2012

No surprise here, Jill. This had Grand Prize written all over it. Simply spectacular... in every way. I'm so happy for you. Huge congrats on this outstanding and well deserved Grand Prize Winner. #10303214

Terry Cervi level-classic September 01, 2012

A fantastic GP Winner, Jill! Congrats on your well deserved win! #10303223

Claudia Kuhn level-classic September 01, 2012

Congratulations on your GP winner Jill! Wonderful work #10303230

John Rivera level-deluxe September 01, 2012

Like I said, I see Winner written all over it! Congratulations Jill on a well deserved Grand Prize Winner!! #10303264

JO ANN CLEVELAND September 01, 2012

I agreere with John..congrats on this Grand Prize Winner Jill!

jo ann c. #10303313

Jill Battaglia September 01, 2012

Thanks again everyone....I"m still stunned! #10303423

Lindley Johnson level-classic September 01, 2012

Huge congratulations on your very well deserved Grand Prize, Jill! This is an extraordinarily beautiful and creative work of art - a masterpiece! #10303448

Barbara Socor September 01, 2012

Such masterful work! Really wonderful....Big congrats on this very grand winning image! #10303501

Theresa Marie Jones level-deluxe September 01, 2012

Excellent! Bravo! I just love your work! #10303540

Joseph T. Pilonero level-addict September 01, 2012

What a lovely composition! Fabulous, artistic work. Congratulations on getting the top honor. TED #10303580

Janice Mezzacappa September 01, 2012

Huge Congrats Jill on your amazing GP winner!!! Gorgeous in every way!

Janet McNeil level-classic September 01, 2012

Congratulations on this beautiful Grand Prize WIN!! #10303727

Carol Flisak level-addict September 01, 2012

Beautifully done, Jill! Congratulations on your Grand Prize win! #10303734

Jill Battaglia September 01, 2012

Thanks again everyone! I really appreciate the kind comments!! #10303758

Barbara J. Eads September 01, 2012

Congrats Jill, very pretty, it this taken at Laguna Beach, it looks familier.

Jill Battaglia September 01, 2012

Thanks I haven't been to Laguna in years...:-) would love to go back one of these days.... #10304037

Sharon Day level-classic September 01, 2012

Totally awesome, Jill! Big congratulations on your GP!!

Dan Holm level-classic September 01, 2012

CONGRATULATIONS on this outstanding GP image, Jill! #10304114

Renee Doyle September 01, 2012

Stunning work!! CONGRATULATIONS on this wonderful GP winner Jill!! #10304208

Lydia Williams level-deluxe September 01, 2012

Beautiful, Jill...Congratulations on this awesome image. Well Done! #10304409

Ellen Hodges September 01, 2012

Huge congrats on a gorgeous GP winner, Jill!!! #10304504

Donna La Mattino Pagakis September 01, 2012

I'm thrilled for you Jill. I have always admired your work. A wonderful concept and grand prize winning image. Congratulations! #10304585

Carla Capra Anderson level-classic September 01, 2012

Congratulations, fantstic image. #10304601

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict September 02, 2012

Huge congrats on your GPW, Jill!

Stunning image!
Debby #10304936

Jill Battaglia September 02, 2012

Thank you so much everyone for the wonderful comments! I really appreciate it!! :-) #10305149

Birgit Tyrrell September 02, 2012

Jill....CONGRATULATIONS!!!!!!! I am so excited for you!!!!!! Such a beautiful image!! #10305204

Jill Battaglia September 02, 2012

Thanks Birgit! I'm still quite stunned! #10305341

Stan Kwasniowski September 02, 2012

Congratulations "champ" #10305890

Phyllis H. Burchett September 02, 2012

BIG congrats Jill on another spectacular winner!!! #10305988

Jill Battaglia September 03, 2012

Thanks Stan and Phyllis! :-) #10306277

Heather Thorsen September 03, 2012

This is a real classic Jill. I love it. Congratulations on you very well deserved winner. #10307532

Michelle Tinger September 05, 2012

Congrats on your win on this wonderful work of art #10309646

David M. Montero September 05, 2012

Fantastic work Jill! Congratulations on your Grand Prize winner!!! #10309783

Susan M. Smith level-classic September 05, 2012

Jill, you set the bar really high for those of us who aspire to create some really great digital photography some day :) Truly stunning work. Congratulations on this well deserved Grand Prize! #10309994

Millie A. Talarico level-classic September 08, 2012

Wonderful Grand Prize image, Jill! #10314171

Robert Jensen September 09, 2012

I am so glad they chose one I had already put into my favorites! #10315273

Jill Battaglia September 09, 2012

Thanks so much Heather,Michelle,Dave,Susan,Millieanne,and Bob! #10316086

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic September 12, 2012

HUGE belated CONGRATZ on this super duper Grand Prize Award, Jill. Good to know that the judges agreed with my comment above ;)

UB. #10319306

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton September 13, 2012

Amazing, intriguing, beautiful image..
Congratulations on your Grand Prize! #10322128

Stanley C. Sims September 16, 2012

My firat look at this winner. Big congrats Jill. This is beautiful. #10325885

Mike R. Howe September 21, 2012

Congratulations Jill on this extraordinary image !!! #10332322

Datha Y. Thompson September 25, 2012

CONGRATULATIONS JILL Excellent GPW!!! I dont know how I missed this last month!! LOVE it... LOVE everything you do!! WTG :) #10341389

Jill Battaglia September 25, 2012

Thanks so much Usman, Philippe,Stanley,Mike, and Datha!! :-) #10341559

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