A yellow catamaran bobs on the surface of the water as a giant, single palm casts it's shadow upon the beach where a perfect pool has collected in the soft sand.
"Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing." - Abraham Lincoln
Pillsbury Sound Sunset
Pillsbury sound is the passage between the Caribbean and Atlantic basins, and the crossing between St Thomas and St John in the US Virgin Islands. Sometimes with rough seas and big waves caused by winds and currents and sometimes smooth, calm and tranquil. The center of Pillsbury Sound was where the Virgin Islands were born.
Gibney Starburst - horizontal
A starburst appears just as the sun begins to descend behind the mountain.
Gibney Beach at Sundown
The surface of the sea turns to gold as the sun sets over Gibney Beach on St John, US Virgin Islands in the Caribbean.
Puffy white clouds hang in the bright blue sky over the turquoise waters of the Caribbean sea as the gentle waves kiss the sand.
The setting sun is reflected on the surface of the Caribbean sea.
Sea and Sky
The crystal clear waters of the Caribbean sea wash the sandy shore of Cinnamon Bay Beach on St John. This image is absolutely stunning printed on metal or metallic paper or on metal!
Gentle surf rolls ashore at sundown on Gibney Beach, St John, US Virgin Islands.
Here you see what remains of a sugar plantation on St John, US Virgin Islands. The ruins reside on what was formerly the estate of environmentalist and preservationist, Laurance Rockefeller.
Virgin Islands National Park Visitors Center
National Park Service boats are tied up at the pier in front of the Virgin Islands National Park Visitors Center on St John, US Virgin Islands in the Caribbean, a US Territory.
A tall ship sailboat yacht is moored in Red Hook Marina on St Thomas with views of St John in the distance, US Virgin Islands.
Maho Bay Panorama
A gorgeous panoramic view of Maho Bay on St John, US Virgin Islands in the Caribbean.
Gibney Beach at Twilight
A vertical orientation of Gibney Bay Beach, St John, US Virgin Islands at twilight as the waves wash upon the shore.
Francis Bay, St John, US Virgin Islands
Francis Bay on St John, US Virgin Islands in the Caribbean from the Maho Bay overlook.
Coconut palms reach out over the water at Maho Bay Beach, St John, US Virgin Islands.
Cinnamon Bay Beach through the trees, St John, USVI
Under the Sea Grape trees on Cinnamon Bay Beach, St John, US Virgin Islands in the Caribbean.
Tradescantia Among the Ruins
Tradescantia spathacea, also known as the oyster plant or Moses in the cradle, grows among the ruins of a sugar mill plantation home.
Determined to Thrive
Sheer determination causes this tree to not only survive, but thrive as it grows on the top of ancient ruin while the roots stretch all the way down the wall to find nourishment.
Reflections of Trunk
A rear view look at Trunk Bay from the overlook on St John, US Virgin Islands in the Caribbean.
Cinnamon Bay Beach
A perfect place to relax as the boats drift by gently swinging in a gazebo on the shore of St John, US Virgin Islands in the Caribbean.
Coral Bay, St John, US Virgin Islands
A spectacular view from the Coral Bay overlook on St John, US Virgin Islands in the Caribbean.
Red, wooden shutters stand out among the ruins of Cinnamon Bay on St John, US Virgin Islands in the Caribbean.
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