A long-exposure photo smooths the dynamic Gulf of Mexico along the Galveston, Texas, beach.
Waves crash onto the rocky shoreline along San Francisco’s Lands End.
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.
A sailboat lolls on the still waters of Washington’s Puget Sound near Seattle.
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.
The sun sets on the Mile Rocks Light and the mouth of San Francisco Bay at Lands End, California.
Clouds roll over a seaweed-covered beach at Galveston, Texas.
The first light of the morning sun shines over the Gulf of Mexico, somewhere south of the Louisiana coast.
The Pacific Ocean surf crashes onto on the of the Seal Rocks at Lands End, San Francisco.