I love this photo, because the power and honest fear it creates comes just as much from the colors as it does the size. While most photography of the ocean really embraces the light blues and greens, the dark, almost black wave here quickly creates a sense of terror in contrast to the grey sky.
Green Ocean Waves
"Better the wind, the sea, the salt in your eyes, than this, this, this." - Hilda Doolittle, from Collected Poems 1912 - 1944; “The Look-Out”