The Texas Star Flyer at the Historic Galveston Pleasure Pier whips riders through the Texas sky.
The Ocean Star Offshore Drilling Rig & Museum‘s derrick is backlit by the afternoon sun in Galveston,Texas’
The Texas Star Ferris wheel rises into the overcast sky over Dallas’ Fair Park.
The derrick of the Ocean Star Offshore Drilling Rig Museum rises into the sky over Galveston, Texas.
The Texas Star Ferris Wheel rises into the morning sky at Dallas’ Fair Park.
The bulk carrier Skywalker—undoubtedly named by a Star Wars fan—lies docked in the Port of Houston, Texas.
Gondolas hang from the Texas Star Ferris Wheel at Dallas’ Fair Park.
Intricate detail of the Texas Star Ferris Wheel at Dallas’ Fair Park.
A panoramic view of the San Jacinto Battleground—the site of the decisive battle of the Texas Revolution on April 21, 1836, that ensured Texas’ independence from Mexico. The site is marked by the 567-foot-tall San Jacinto Monument, completed in 1939 and topped by a 220-ton, 34-foot “Lone Star”. (Click the photo to view a larger version)
Detail of the center hub of the Texas Star Ferris Wheel in Dallas’ Fair Park.