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.
Trees on the shore of Dallas’ White Rock Lake are silhouetted by the rising sun.
The sun rises over the Gulf of Mexico as seen from the deck of the cruise ship Carnival Triumph.
The sun rises over the Gulf of Mexico just off Galveston Island along the Texas Gulf Coast.
The early-morning sunlight illuminates Las Vegas’ Mirage Hotel & Casino.