The ocean can be described in an endless number of ways - it is refreshing, beautiful and humbling, it is vast, mysterious and terrifying. It is magnificent, so much so that is has inspired countless novels, films, documentaries, and songs. The sea attracts many devoted disciples, from divers to scientists, to surfers, biologists and of course, ocean-going enthusiasts. All are in constant awe of its power and beauty. These breathtaking photos illustrate just that.