Hurricane Ike - markhumpage
Stilted buildings come as standard on the Gulf of Mexico coastline. These properties at Surfside Beach nr Freeport were already surrounded by advancing storm surge 15hrs before hurricane landfall. Many of these buildings survived the hurricane although similar properties along the coast and closer to the eye simply disappeared. 
Olympus E3, 50-200mm SWD - F4.5, 1/1600s

Stilted buildings come as standard on the Gulf of Mexico coastline. These properties at Surfside Beach nr Freeport were already surrounded by advancing storm surge 15hrs before hurricane landfall. Many of these buildings survived the hurricane although similar properties along the coast and closer to the eye simply disappeared.
Olympus E3, 50-200mm SWD - F4.5, 1/1600s

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