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At Bigstock, one of our most popular search terms is "beach." Within our collection you'll find many photographs of sandy scenes, some stunning, some peaceful and some whimsical. Take a look at this selection of images and imagine a sunny day, a cold drink, and cool waves on your feet. Sounds just about right. When you need a beach image, Bigstock has a place in the sun with your name on it.

More: View these beach stock photos in a lightbox, and log in to your Bigstock account to download them. © Mark Rasmussen/Bigstock

© Martin Purmensky/Bigstock

© Suprijono Suharjoto/Bigstock

© Alex Bramwell/Bigstock

© L & M Photography/Bigstock

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© Marzanna Syncerz/Bigstock

© Tom Schmucker/Bigstock

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© David Hancock/Bigstock

© Greg Amptman/Bigstock

© Eric Gevaert/Bigstock

© Alex Bramwell/Bigstock

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AuthorCristin Burton