In Fields of White

© Sherry S. Boles

In Fields of White

Uploaded: September 30, 2006 19:34:39


*September 2006 ~ Nature/Landscape*

~95mm, f/4.8, 1/350, subject slightly backlit~
*color adjustments, noise filter, smoothed area where backlighting 'glow' looked oversharpened*

For the 101 group Harvest Theme! :)

In my area of the US, the main crops are cotton and soybeans. I got this shot from the side of the road today (nearing sunset). Although I tried to bring out as much detail as I could in the cotton, they were just so fluffy! ;)


Sherry S. Boles September 30, 2006

Comments from another thread:

Matthew A. Bamberg
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Hi Sherry. Since I've never seen a cotton plant, I think this photo is very educational. Thanks.
9/30/2006 6:35:49 PM

Linda Proctor
member since: 8/5/2004
Great detail Sherry!!! Also never seen a real cotton plant this is fantastic!
9/30/2006 6:45:26 PM

Michelle R. Kovach
member since: 3/4/2004
Now wait just a Cotton Pickin' Minute!
Okay bad pun I know! This is fabulous Sherry! Wonderful composition & I think you got a lot of detail!
Watch out for the sharps! ;)
9/30/2006 6:48:56 PM

Tonya R. Boles
member since: 7/7/2004
Great job Sherry.
9/30/2006 6:50:13 PM

Joyce ODell-Lehmer
member since: 4/15/2006
Wonderful capture of cotton! I know lots of people who have never seen it grow. Arizona used to have cotton and now it all housing. This is very refreshing!
9/30/2006 7:10:08 PM #532074

Sherry S. Boles September 30, 2006

Thank you, Matthew, Linda, Michelle, Tonya and Joyce! #3392051

Laura Clay-Ballard October 01, 2006

fabulous macro! #3393153

Datha Y. Thompson October 02, 2006

I Love it Sherry.. Wonderful detail.. and I am one who has never seen it grow :0) #3400531

Lisa D. Greer October 03, 2006

This is great! Love it! :) #3403165

Donna La Mattino Pagakis October 05, 2006

Wonderful depth and composition. Great work Sherry! #3412332

William88 October 26, 2006

Sherry, Congratulations on your beautiful finalist. #3501461

Tonya R. Boles October 26, 2006

Congrats Sherry. #3501837

Karen Slagle October 26, 2006

Congrats Sherry... #3501842

Michelle R. Kovach October 26, 2006

Congrats Sherry! WTG! #3502091

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic October 26, 2006

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist. Good luck in the next round. #3502267

Denise M. Snyder October 26, 2006

Big congrats Sherry!!! Well done! #3502376

Renee Doyle level-classic October 26, 2006

Congratulations Sherry!!!

Nadya Johnson October 26, 2006

Congratulations on your lovely finalist! I don't know how I missed this earlier. Outstanding shot, Sherry! Best of luck in the final round! #3502541

RC Fritz October 26, 2006

Congratulations on your finalist! #3503299

Chastity Abbott October 26, 2006

Congrats to you on this well derved capture!!! Keep up your awesome work!!!!! #3503426

Datha Y. Thompson October 26, 2006


Kenneth Mucke October 26, 2006

Congrats on this wonderful finalist #3503839

Tamera S. Phillips October 26, 2006

Congrats Sherry! Good luck in the next round. #3503887

LENA U. FRIEDMAN October 26, 2006

Congrats, again! Goodluck next time around! #3504226

Laura Clay-Ballard October 26, 2006

congrats! awesome! #3504301

Tammy Scott level-classic October 26, 2006

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist #3504875

Kristi A. Howson October 26, 2006

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist and Best Of Luck in the next round Sherry. #3505042

Walter Graziano October 27, 2006

Congratulations Sherry #3506942

Bobbie Davis October 27, 2006

Congrats #3507588

Lavone Vannoy October 27, 2006

CONGRATULATIONS girlie!!! :) #3507649

Paula Dwyer October 27, 2006

Congratulations Sherry!!! :) #3507715

Margie Hurwich October 27, 2006

This is wonderful, Sherry! Congratulations on your finalist! #3507723

Marie Fields October 27, 2006

Terrific image, Sherry! Congratulations!! #3508291

Megan p October 27, 2006

Congratulations Sherry!!!! Wonderful DOF! #3508397

Hayley J. Hamlin October 27, 2006

Awesome shot!! Congrats!! #3508912

Jenny Bosmans October 27, 2006

Congratulations again, Sherry! :) #3510237

Sherry S. Boles October 27, 2006

Thank you all so much for your comments! I truely appreciate each and every one! #3510258

Lorraine A. Cook October 27, 2006

Congrats, Sherry!<:)) #3512169

Sharon Day level-classic October 28, 2006

Congratulations, Sherry!!! I've always wanted to get a shot of cotton! Great job! #3516159

Sherry S. Boles November 05, 2006

Thank you, Lorraine and Sharon! #3550469

Emily E. Bem August 15, 2007


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