Galveston Pleasure Pier at Sunrise

Galveston Pleasure Pier at Sunrise - On a clear cold morning on Galveston Island we captured the iconic Pleasure Pier with a golden glow from across the beach dunes from the ground in this image. Actually Tod was flying our drone and I was capturing the sunrise just as the light rays came up from under the pier in this capture. We had not been back to Galveston in many years and wanted to get some sunrise captures of this iconic landmark. We captured the iconic Galveston Pleasure pier just as the suns ray streaks across the water from below the pier. The sky was just beginning to light up with those predawn golen colors over the pier. When you come to visit Galveston Texas you must come to see the pier as it is one of the highlights for the city. The historic Pleasure Pier was in the same location as today from 1943 till 1961 when hurricane Carla destroyed it and after that a hotel called the Flagship was put on the pier till it was destroyed by hurricane Ike in 2008, they brought back the amusement park and it is certainly a big tourist attraction for the city. We were there and it was so cold the wind never let us forget how cold, but even with cold temps the Pleasure Pier was a great capture at sunrise before it is open. This is a Galveston landmark and probably the most visited sites along the 10.3 mile sea wall. Photo © copyright by Bee Creek Photography - Tod Grubbs / Cynthia Hestand.

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HD Acrylic prints

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ChromaLuxe HD Metal Prints

ChromaLuxe HD Metal Prints

The image you selected will be printed using the Dye Sublimation method, this is where your image is first printed onto a transfer paper with "dye" inks then "sublimated" into the aluminum sheet with heat and pressure. The inks are bonded with the ChromaLuxe® aluminum sheets for the best quality. These rich and colorful prints are then finished off with an a natural aluminum frame mount that pairs really well with the matching aluminum back and gives your print an elegant look. The frame is 3/4" deep which makes your image appear to be floating off the wall and will include a cleat hanger by default. If you would like a wire hanger please let me know. Print processing time 5-7 days.

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