The sun rises over the Gulf of Mexico off Galveston Island, Texas, as the cruise ship Carnival Triumph returns to port.
The sun rises behind mountainous islands in Alaska’s Frederick Sound, southwest of Juneau.
The curving, twisting track of the roller coaster at Galveston, Texas’ Pleasure Pier, backlight by the rising sun.
The morning sun begins to illuminate the shoreline of Herring Cove, just outside of Ketchikan, Alaska.
The first light of the sun illuminates the Tongass Narrows just north of Ketchikan, Alaska.
The first light of the sun begins to creep over the horizon somewhere in the Gulf of Mexico.
A bicyclist crosses a pedestrian bridge over an inlet at Dallas’ White Rock Lake as the sun begins to rise on a cold winter morning.
A Port of Galveston, Texas pilot boat carries a port pilot to a ship as dawn breaks over the Gulf of Mexico.