Santa Monica Beach is popular for beginners all year long. The waves are frequent and it’s easy to get to. Most of the surf comes from groundswells and waves at the beach break both left and right. Here is a lonely surfer captured from the Santa Monica Pier.
An overlook from the cliffs of Carlsbad, California with waves of the Pacific Ocean gently brushing the shoreline
Sunset at Lake Hickory, North Carolina casts golden hues on the waves and water while illuminating the clouds
Ocean waves crash into the rocks at Sunset Beach, North Carolina
Designs in the beach sand created by ocean waves
Sunset over the Pacific Ocean casts a golden glow on the waves and clouds
Sunset over the Pacific Ocean creates a golden glow on the waves
Ocean waves at high tide smashing against the rocks …
The ocean waves at high tide accentuate the sunset reflections
It almost appears that the ocean waves at sunset are stacked ….
As the sun disappears over the horizon it creates calmness over the ocean waves and reflections on the beach
Sunrise accompanied by the ocean waves of a rising tide …
Ocean waves washing the coral rocks off Cozumel, Mexico ….
Waves splashing against the rocks in Cozumel, Mexico
One can almost feel the power of the waves as they crash against the rocks on a dark stormy day …
Posting for the next few weeks images from a cruise in the Eastern Caribbean.
Here is a view from the deck of a ship with various shades of blue sea and sky mixed in with clouds and white wave tips.
High tide at sunset brings in taller waves to the Southern California coastline
High tides at sunset ….
Just imagine and take in the radiance of the sun’s cooling rays and hear the gentle waves of the ocean …