United Launch Alliance sent the Morelos 3 satellite into orbit on board an Atlas V rocket in 2015. Here's a long exposure view of the launch from Museum Pointe Park in Fort Pierce, Florida.
Anglers fish from the jetty at South Jetty Park in Fort Pierce, Florida as the sun rises over the Atlantic Ocean.

A crested caracara was one of the birds on display during Ecofest 2016 at the Environmental Learning Center in Wabasso, Florida. According to audubon.org, "'caracara' comes from a South American Indian name, based on the bird's call."

Photographers gather at South Jetty Park in Fort Pierce, Florida to greet the sunrise and participate in the Scott Kelby Worldwide Photo Walk.
Lightning in Florida can put on a good show for photographers.

Even while on vacation, it's nice to get up early and take an impromptu photo walk from time to time.

Children play as the sun sets at McCarty Ranch Preserve in western Port Saint Lucie, Florida.
The sun sets over the C-24 Canal in western Port Saint Lucie, Florida.
The Town of Tradition in Port Saint Lucie, Florida is a popular spot for photographers.
People watch the sunset from the end of a dock across the street from House of Refuge in Stuart, Florida.
The setting sun casts clouds in a variety of hues.
The Treasure Coast of Florida certainly has more than its fair share of beautiful views. This was seen from South Hutchinson Island in Stuart.
Fair goers wait for their turn on one of the rides during the St. Lucie County Fair.
The plaque reads "In memory of Amy Femia - July 23 2009, wife and best friend - Save my seat." I don't know them, but I like to imagine they'd watch rocket launches from this bench. Rockets like the Delta IV that United Launch Alliance sent into space from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, as seen from the south jetty in Fort Pierce. 
The St. Lucie Mets celebrate July 4 with a fireworks show following their Single-A baseball game at Tradition Field in Port Saint Lucie, Florida.
Members of the Treasure Coast Astronomical Society assist stargazers with a variety of telescopes during a night sky party at DuPuis Management Area in Martin County.

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