On a recent business trip to the east coast, I photographed a rarity for me….the sun RISING over the ocean.


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Barbara Brown is a mental health professional and an avid photographer. She lives in northern California and enjoys nature and all types of photography.

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  • Patty Boyte
    Patty Boyteover 4 years ago

    WOW Barbara, stunning!! I love the wave action and the gorgeous colors! ; )

  • Thank you so much Patty! Had to get that sunrise and I’m not a morning person!!

    – Barbara Brown

  • LjMaxx
    LjMaxxover 4 years ago

    Boy is this romantic looking.. Love the curling-splash-colors and I am a forever lover of sunsets-rise images. Beautiful!

  • Thank you so much LJ! I’m rarely up for a sunrise and even more rarely one over the ocean!! :))

    – Barbara Brown

  • F.A. Moore
    F.A. Mooreover 4 years ago

    Wonderful, Barbara! Where was this taken on the East Coast?

  • Thank you so much Fran! I was actually in D.C. for a conference and tok an extra couple of days to go to Ocean City Maryland where this was taken.

    – Barbara Brown

  • Eugenio
    Eugenioover 4 years ago

    :)) Great capture !!

  • Thank you so much Eugenio!

    – Barbara Brown

  • Stephen Thomas
    Stephen Thomasover 4 years ago


  • Thank you so much Stephen! Very much appreciated!

    – Barbara Brown

  • Andrew Widdowson
    Andrew Widdowsonover 4 years ago

    Barbara….this is awesome. Love that red colour reflecting off the wet sand.

  • Thank you Andrew! So glad you like it!

    – Barbara Brown

  • JRGarland
    JRGarlandover 4 years ago

    Looks like storm approaching. “…Red in the morning, sailor take warning” Great shot.

  • Thank you so much JR. i think you are right. The following day i had to head back to Washington D,C, and it stormed the whole time I was there!

    – Barbara Brown

  • Fred Mitchell
    Fred Mitchellover 4 years ago

    Lovely blue breaking waves in the middle of all the red.

  • So glad you like it! thanks so much!

    – Barbara Brown

  • David  Hibberd
    David Hibberdover 4 years ago

    A wonderful range of colours Barbara

  • Thank you so much David!

    – Barbara Brown

  • lorilee
    lorileeover 4 years ago


  • Thank you so much Lorilee!

    – Barbara Brown

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