Surf crashes onto granite blocks along the seawall in Galveston, Texas.
The sun sets on the Gulf of Mexico, somewhere off the Texas coast.
The waves of the Gulf of Mexico are smoothed by a long exposure as the sun begins to rise on the Galveston, Texas, beach.
Waves crash over a granite jetty or, more-properly, groyne, extending into the Gulf of Mexico from the Galveston Island, Texas, beach.
A long-exposure photo smooths the dynamic Gulf of Mexico along the Galveston, Texas, beach.
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 first light of the morning sun shines over the Gulf of Mexico, somewhere south of the Louisiana coast.