Digital images and original 35 mm/film scanned to digital and restored. All images were taken in the State of Flordia. Florida has 1,197 miles of coastline with approximately 663 miles of that being beaches. These beaches span from the Gulf of Mexico, through the tropical Florida Straits to the southern Atlantic Ocean. Each beach affords unique beauty and environment, from the crashing waves of the Atlantic to the gentle lapping waves on the Gulf of Mexico, and are great areas for bird watching and sea shell collecting.