The sculptural beauty of ocean waves ~ photographer Pierre Carreau #photography #high_speed_photography #myt

These Ocean Waves Look Like Liquid Sculptures

Photographer Pierre Carreau captures waves mid-break, showing the surf's delicate balance of power and fragility

Gabriel Medina in action in Hawaii, shot by Duncan Macfarlane. #surf #hawaii #gabrielmedina

Gabriel Medina in action, Hawaii. Shot by Duncan Macfarlane

The Old Man & The Sea

The same loneliness that closes us opens us again. Like hair loosened by the sea, slowly the darkness opens into darkness. — ANNE MICHAELS, FROM “LAND IN SIGHT”

The ocean is never silent. It's a cacophony of the rushing waves and the siren's song; the drowning ships and the sailor forlorn.