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 sun rises on Galveston Bay, Texas.
The last light of day illuminates the sky over the Gulf of Mexico, somewhere between Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula and the Texas coast.
Waves crash onto the rough, rocky shore of the east side of Cozumel, Mexico.
The sun rises on a Galveston, Texas, beach.
The sun rises over the Gulf of Mexico, as seen from a rock groyne on the Galveston, Texas, beach.