The sun rises on the Gulf of Mexico at Galveston, Texas.
Granite blocks for erosion control along a beach at the eastern end of Galveston Island, Texas.
Granite blocks at the base of the Galveston, Texas, seawall are pounded by the Gulf of Mexico surf.
Driftwood greets the morning sun on a Galveston, Texas, beach.
The sun rises over the Gulf of Mexico onto the Galveston, Texas, beach.
The Gulf of Mexico froths from a ship’s bow cutting through its waters.
Ships await entry into the Port of Houston at the Bolivar Roads Anchorage off the coast of Galveston, Texas.