Waves from the Gulf of Mexico crash into and over erosion-control granite blocks along the Galveston, Texas, beach.
The first light of morning lights the sky somewhere in the Gulf of Mexico between the Texas Coast and the Yucatan Peninsula.
A bird flies through the surf as waves crash on a granite block barrier along the Galveston Seawall, Texas.
A granite jetty or, more-properly, groyne, reaches into the Gulf of Mexico from the Galveston Island, Texas, beach.
The last light of day illuminates the sky over the Gulf of Mexico, somewhere between Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula and the Texas coast.
The morning sun silhouettes the Historic Pleasure Pier on the Galveston, Texas, beach.
The sun rises on a Galveston, Texas, beach.