A bird pecks around for food on a Galveston, Texas, beach.
The first light of the rising sun illuminates the Gulf of Mexico and Galveston Island, Texas.
The first light of the day illuminates the Historic Pleasure Pier in Galveston, Texas.
Early morning surf is rendered smooth by a long exposure as it crashes into a granite groyne on the Galveston, Texas beach.
The first light of dawn illuminates distant clouds over the Gulf of Mexico as seen from a Galveston, Texas, beach.
Dawn opens on the north jetty at the entrance to Galveston Bay and the Houston Ship Channel, Texas.
The early-morning sun begins to light up Galveston, Texas’ beach on an overcast day.
The sun sets on the Gulf of Mexico near Bolivar Roads just off the coast of Galveston, Texas.