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Wave Collection

"The Wave: A Captivating Force of Nature and Artistic Inspiration" The Great Wave off Kanagawa

Background imageWave Collection: Shoeburyness Fisherman Hailing a Whitstable Hoy, aka The Pilot Boat, and The Red Cap

Shoeburyness Fisherman Hailing a Whitstable Hoy, aka The Pilot Boat, and The Red Cap, c1809 Artist: JMW Turner
Shoeburyness Fisherman Hailing a Whitstable Hoy, aka The Pilot Boat, and The Red Cap, c1809. Painting on display at the National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa

Background imageWave Collection: Silhouette, Hope Springs Eternal in the Human Breast

Silhouette, Hope Springs Eternal in the Human Breast
Hope Springs Eternal in the Human Breast -- silhouette showing a shipwrecked man standing on a raft, waving to a ship on the horizon

Background imageWave Collection: Fishing Pinks in Breaking Waves, c.1875-c.1885. Creator: Hendrik Willem Mesdag

Fishing Pinks in Breaking Waves, c.1875-c.1885. Creator: Hendrik Willem Mesdag
Fishing Pinks in Breaking Waves, c.1875-c.1885

Background imageWave Collection: Australia Wollongong beach

Australia Wollongong beach
View of Grand pacific drive near Sydney, Australia

Background imageWave Collection: The Great Wave off Kanagawa

The Great Wave off Kanagawa (c. 1830-1833). This woodblock print is by the Japanese artist Hokusai

Background imageWave Collection: Rough seas at d'Ar-Men lighthouse during Storm Ruth, Ile de Sein, Armorique Regional Park

Rough seas at d'Ar-Men lighthouse during Storm Ruth, Ile de Sein, Armorique Regional Park. Iles du Ponant, Finistere, Brittany, France, Iroise Sea. 8th February 2014

Background imageWave Collection: Clevedon Pier N071847

Clevedon Pier N071847
CLEVEDON PIER, North Somerset. General view of the pier taken from the beach

Background imageWave Collection: Sunrise, Alnmouth Beach, Alnmouth, Alnwick, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom

Sunrise, Alnmouth Beach, Alnmouth, Alnwick, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom, Europe

Background imageWave Collection: Sturgeon Bay Lighthouse Door County Wisconsin

Sturgeon Bay Lighthouse Door County Wisconsin
USA Wisconsin Door County Sturgeon Bay North Pierhead Ship Canal Lighthouse. Door County, Wisconsin

Background imageWave Collection: Bar built in cliff caves, Cova d en Xoroi in evening, Cala en Porter, Menorca, Balearic Islands

Bar built in cliff caves, Cova d en Xoroi in evening, Cala en Porter, Menorca, Balearic Islands, Spain, Mediterranean, Europe

Background imageWave Collection: Whitby, 1824. Artist: JMW Turner

Whitby, 1824. Artist: JMW Turner
Whitby, 1824. From the Tate Gallery, London

Background imageWave Collection: Picture No. 11981471

Picture No. 11981471
Hartland Quay - Devon - UK Date:

Background imageWave Collection: Manchesters last tram

Manchesters last tram on its farewell journey, heading for the Depot. A group of people wave from the pavement. Date: 1949

Background imageWave Collection: Bells Beach along the Great Ocean road, Victoria, Australia, South Pacific

Bells Beach along the Great Ocean road, Victoria, Australia, South Pacific
A beautiful view of Bells Beach by a jetty footpath near Torquay along Great Ocean Road at sunrise, Victoria, Australia, South Pacific

Background imageWave Collection: England, Northumberland, Newbiggin by the sea

England, Northumberland, Newbiggin by the sea. Coal dust revealed by a retreating wave on the Newbiggin by the sea beach

Background imageWave Collection: WW2 - Flower-Class Corvette in heavy seas - Atlantic Convoy

WW2 - Flower-Class Corvette in heavy seas - Atlantic Convoy
WW2 - Weather hazards which the convoy escorts in the Atlantic Ocean have to face in Winter - a Flower-Class Corvette, of 930 tonnes, being thrown high out of the water by a heavy sea. Date: 1943

Background imageWave Collection: VE day. Winston churchill with the Royal Family on the balcony of Buckingham Palace

VE day. Winston churchill with the Royal Family on the balcony of Buckingham Palace. 8 May 1945

Background imageWave Collection: England, Tyne and Wear, Whitley Bay. Incoming tide engulfs the causeway linking St Marys Island &

England, Tyne and Wear, Whitley Bay. Incoming tide engulfs the causeway linking St Marys Island & lifehouse to the mainland

Background imageWave Collection: Barrel in the surf

Barrel in the surf along the Eyre Peninsulas West Coast of South Australia

Background imageWave Collection: Art Deco Burgh Island Hotel

Art Deco Burgh Island Hotel
Burgh Island is a small tidal island on the coast of South Devon. There are several buildings on the island, the largest being the Art Deco Burgh Island Hotel

Background imageWave Collection: Long Live Estonia

Long Live Estonia! A patriotic postcard, featuring a female personification of the State of Estonia, waving the Estonian Flag before a night sky. Date: circa 1920

Background imageWave Collection: Beach huts, Southwold, Suffolk, England, UK, Europe

Beach huts, Southwold, Suffolk, England, UK, Europe

Background imageWave Collection: Looking south along Saunton Sands and Braunton Burrows near Barnstaple

Looking south along Saunton Sands and Braunton Burrows near Barnstaple, North Devon, England, UK

Background imageWave Collection: Manly Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Manly Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Background imageWave Collection: THE HONEYMOONERS, c1955. Left to right: Cast members Jackie Gleason, Audrey Meadows, Art Carney

THE HONEYMOONERS, c1955. Left to right: Cast members Jackie Gleason, Audrey Meadows, Art Carney, and Joyce Randolph in a publicity photograph for the television series The Honeymooners, c1955

Background imageWave Collection: Mullion Cove, Cornwall, England, UK, Europe

Mullion Cove, Cornwall, England, UK, Europe

Background imageWave Collection: PWA Windsurfing Cabo Verde 2009

PWA Windsurfing Cabo Verde 2009
Josh Angulo carves up the section at Punta Preta

Background imageWave Collection: Water drop impact, high speed photograph

Water drop impact, high speed photograph
Water drop impact. High-speed photograph of a water drop impacting on a pool of water, showing secondary drop formation. After the water drop impacts to form a crater

Background imageWave Collection: Heisler Park in Laguna Beach, Orange County, California, United States of America

Heisler Park in Laguna Beach, Orange County, California, United States of America, North America

Background imageWave Collection: Female Barber Shaving

Female Barber Shaving
A female barber with a Marcel wave hairstyle holds down her client as she gives him a close shave, with a cut-throat razor!

Background imageWave Collection: Saltburn Pier N100019

Saltburn Pier N100019
SALTBURN PIER, North Yorkshire. View down onto the pier from the clifftop. Unusual patterns in the sea on a frosty winter dawn

Background imageWave Collection: The Cliffs of Moher, County Clare (Co

The Cliffs of Moher, County Clare (Co. Clare), Munster, Republic of Ireland (Eire), Europe

Background imageWave Collection: The Giants Causeway

The Giants Causeway, Co Antrim, Northern Ireland

Background imageWave Collection: Meoto-Iwa (Wedded Rocks)

Meoto-Iwa (Wedded Rocks), two rocks considered to be male and female and joined in matrimony by shimenawa (sacred ropes), renewed in a special festival each year, Futami, Ise-Shima, Chubu

Background imageWave Collection: Whitehaven Beach on the east coast, Whitsunday Island, Queensland, Australia

Whitehaven Beach on the east coast, Whitsunday Island, Queensland, Australia

Background imageWave Collection: Merlins Cave K900465

Merlins Cave K900465
TINTAGEL CASTLE, Cornwall. The sea entering Merlins Cave

Background imageWave Collection: Bigbury on Sea, Bigbury, Devon, England, United Kingdom, Europe

Bigbury on Sea, Bigbury, Devon, England, United Kingdom, Europe

Background imageWave Collection: Cardinal Richelieu at the Siege of La Rochelle, 1628 (early 20th century)

Cardinal Richelieu at the Siege of La Rochelle, 1628 (early 20th century). Armand Jean Duplessis, Duc de Richelieu (1585-1642), French prelate and statesman

Background imageWave Collection: Grand Haven South Pier Lighthouse at sunrise on Lake Michigan, Ottawa County, Grand Haven

Grand Haven South Pier Lighthouse at sunrise on Lake Michigan, Ottawa County, Grand Haven, Michigan

Background imageWave Collection: Portreath - wave breaks over pier in storm - Cornwall - UK

Portreath - wave breaks over pier in storm - Cornwall - UK
DAC-106 Portreath - wave breaks over pier in storm Cornwall - UK David Chapman Please note that prints are for personal display purposes only and may not be reproduced in any way

Background imageWave Collection: PWA Windsurfing Sylt 2009

PWA Windsurfing Sylt 2009
Kauli Seadi goes backlooping above an evil shoredump

Background imageWave Collection: Giants Causeway

Giants Causeway, UNESCO World Heritage Site, Causeway Coast, Antrim, Ulster, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom, Europe

Background imageWave Collection: Brighton Beach Colorful Bath Houses

Brighton Beach Colorful Bath Houses
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Background imageWave Collection: Landscape: Moeraki boulders at sunset, Otago peninsula, New Zealand

Landscape: Moeraki boulders at sunset, Otago peninsula, New Zealand
Moeraki boulders at sunset, Otago peninsula, New Zealand

Background imageWave Collection: Portbradden, Antrim Coast, County Antrim, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom, Europe, PublicGround

Portbradden, Antrim Coast, County Antrim, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom, Europe, PublicGround

Background imageWave Collection: The Railway Children (1970)

The Railway Children (1970)
Gary Warren, Jenny Agutter and Sally Thomsett all wave handkerchiefs during the filming of The Railway Children directed by Lionel Jeffries

Background imageWave Collection: London Film Festival Poster - 1991

London Film Festival Poster - 1991
Poster from the 35th London Film Festival - 1991




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"The Wave: A Captivating Force of Nature and Artistic Inspiration" The Great Wave off Kanagawa: Hokusai's iconic masterpiece captures the power and beauty of a towering wave, forever etched in our minds. Rough seas at d'Ar-Men lighthouse during Storm Ruth, Ile de Sein, Armorique: Witnessing nature's fury as waves crash against the resilient lighthouse, a testament to human resilience amidst adversity. Clevedon Pier N071847: Waves gently caress the weathered wooden pillars of Clevedon Pier, creating a serene symphony that echoes through time. Manchester's last tram: As trams bid farewell to Manchester's streets, waves of nostalgia wash over the cityscape, marking an end to an era. Sturgeon Bay Lighthouse Door County Wisconsin: Standing tall against the relentless waves of Lake Michigan, this lighthouse guides ships with unwavering strength and determination. Bar built in cliff caves - Cova d'en Xoroi in evening Cala en Porter Menorca Balearic Islands: Sipping cocktails while gazing at breathtaking sunset views from within cave bars carved by crashing waves – an experience like no other. VE day - Winston Churchill with the Royal Family on the balcony of Buckingham Palace: Amidst jubilant celebrations after World War II ended, Churchill stands strong like a wave breaking barriers for peace and freedom. Barrel in the surf - Whitby 1824 Artist JMW Turner (Picture No. 11981471): Turner masterfully captures a lone barrel being tossed by tumultuous waves off Whitby's coast—a metaphor for life's unpredictable journey. England Tyne and Wear Whitley Bay - Incoming tide engulfs causeway linking St Marys Island & lifehouse to. . : Witnessing nature reclaim its territory as rising tides engulf ancient causeways, reminding us of the ebb and flow of life's challenges.