© 2012 RC deWinter ~ All Rights Reserved

A night view of Alcatraz from San Francisco Bay,

Thanks to Lucien Martelet for the photograph
from which this is painted in digital oils.

Tech specs: Photoshop 7, Filter Forge 3, Akvis Oils


alcatraz, bay, building, california, landscape, night, ocean, prison, san francisco bay, spring

Hello, and welcome!
I have been a photographer for over 25 years, using both traditional and digital SLR equipment, with pictures published in print as well as in online publications and galleries. The digitally-composed works are created using a variety of software. If you enjoy my work, please spread the word, and thank you for stopping by.

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  • lorilee
    lorileeabout 2 years ago


  • I’m so glad you like it, I think van Gogh was whispering to me as I painted this.

    – RC deWinter

  • Richard  Gerhard
    Richard Gerhardabout 2 years ago

    very cool…….fantastic

  • Thanks so much, Richard.

    – RC deWinter

  • JRGarland
    JRGarlandabout 2 years ago


  • Many thanks.

    – RC deWinter

  • Mary Sedici
    Mary Sediciabout 2 years ago

    June 19th, 2012
    See your work in the Permanents Featured Gallery
    ►Please participate in the ongoing Challenges

  • Many thanks, Mary, Much appreciated.

    – RC deWinter

  • Christina Brundage
    Christina Brun...about 2 years ago

    So well done; very eerie!

  • Thanks, Christina, van Gogh’s madness was whispering to me as I painted.

    – RC deWinter

  • RickDavis
    RickDavisabout 2 years ago

    Excellent Image of this Famous Landmark.


  • Thank you, Rick.

    – RC deWinter

  • Rene Hales
    Rene Halesabout 2 years ago

  • Thanks, Rene.

    – RC deWinter

  • Mary Sedici
    Mary Sediciover 1 year ago

    NOVEMBER 2nd, 2012
    Please VISIT & PLACE the nominated work in the
    ► PLEASE POST this IMAGE IN THE FORUM Instructions on 1st Page

  • I appreciate the honor Mary, I’m sorry I haven’t been more active here, I have been moving, things are not settled. I have no Internet so I am working on a cell phone.

    – RC deWinter

  • vigor
    vigorover 1 year ago

    Lovely work and congrats for being an artist of the month! I recognized this from the pics I took there this summer, awesome work!

  • Thanks so much, I appreciate your kind feedback.

    – RC deWinter

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