The wreck of the SS Selma—a 425-foot-long experimental concrete ship built in 1919 and sunk in 1922—rises from the waters of Texas’ Galveston Bay.
The bulk carrier United Legacy transits Bolivar Roads just off the coast of Galveston, Texas, as it heads toward the Port of Houston.
The first light of morning creeps over distant clouds somewhere off the coast of Galveston, Texas.
The liquefied petroleum gas tanker Yuyo transits Bolivar Roads off the coast of Galveston, Texas.
One of the waterslides aboard the cruise ship Norwegian Pearl.
The sun sets on the Gulf of Mexico, somewhere off the Texas coast.
Detail of the cruise ship Allure of the Seas, spotted while docked in Cozumel, Mexico.
A morning red sky over the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Galveston, Texas, portends bad weather according to an old mariner’s rhyme.
The bow of the cruise ship Carnival Triumph cuts through the Bolivar Roads anchorage just off the coast of Galveston, Texas.
The cruise ship Carnival Triumph departs Galveston, Texas, for a tour of the Western Caribbean.