Photos of Texas

Hotel Branches

A tree branch partially-obscures Downtown Dallas' Statler hotel.

A tree branch partially-obscures Downtown Dallas’ Statler hotel.

Cloudy Gulf Morning

The sun begins to rise on the Gulf of Mexico as seen from Galveston, Texas.

The sun begins to rise on the Gulf of Mexico as seen from Galveston, Texas.

Sunrise Construction

The sun rises on a construction site in McKinney, Texas.

The sun rises on a construction site in McKinney, Texas.

Dormant for Winter

Sky Silos

Silos at the Martinek Grain & Bins grain elevator, Sherman, Texas.

Silos at the Martinek Grain & Bins grain elevator, Sherman, Texas.

Branching Arcs

Architectural detail of East Texas Baptist University's Synergy Park—originally built in 1973 as the First National Bank of Marshall, Texas.

Architectural detail of East Texas Baptist University’s Synergy Park—originally built in 1973 as the First National Bank of Marshall, Texas.

Linearity

The Dee and Charles Wyly Theatre punctuates the sky over Dallas' AT&T Performing Arts Center.

The Dee and Charles Wyly Theatre punctuates the sky over Dallas’ AT&T Performing Arts Center.

Red Hull

The chemical tanker SIchem Manila, Bolivar Roads Anchorage, Galveston, Texas.

The chemical tanker SIchem Manila, Bolivar Roads Anchorage, Galveston, Texas.

Long Lines

The AT&T Long Lines Dallas Tower stretches to the early-morning North Texas sky.

The AT&T Long Lines Dallas Tower stretches to the early-morning North Texas sky.

Blue Sky Republic

Downtown Dallas' Republic Tower I scrapes the blue North Texas sky.

Downtown Dallas’ Republic Tower I scrapes the blue North Texas sky.

Across

Architectural detail of the I.M. Pei-designed Meyerson Symphony Center, Dallas, Texas.

Architectural detail of the I.M. Pei-designed Meyerson Symphony Center, Dallas, Texas.

Q

Architectural detail of the historic Queen Theatre in Downtown Bryan, Texas.

Architectural detail of the historic Queen Theatre in Downtown Bryan, Texas.

Graveyard Morning

The sun rises on Pecan Grove Cemetery, McKinney, Texas.

The sun rises on Pecan Grove Cemetery, McKinney, Texas.

Skinny Trees at Sunrise

Trees growing on the shore of Lake Lavon greet the sun as it rises over North Texas.

Trees growing on the shore of Lake Lavon greet the sun as it rises over North Texas.

Drydocked Dreadnought

The battleship USS Texas—commissioned in 1914 and now a museum ship—in dry dock at Pelican Island, Galveston, Texas, for major repairs.

The battleship USS Texas—commissioned in 1914 and now a museum ship—in dry dock at Pelican Island, Galveston, Texas, for major repairs.

Trees in the East Texas Sky

Trees reach into the evening sky over Tyler, Texas.

Trees reach into the evening sky over Tyler, Texas.

Seawall Morning

Morning on the Galveston, Texas, Seawall.

Morning on the Galveston, Texas, Seawall.

Desert Dunes

The sandy dunescape of West Texas' Monahans Sandhills State Park.

The sandy dunescape of West Texas’ Monahans Sandhills State Park.

Sunrise on the Prairie

Metropolitan Broadside

Abstract architectural detail of The Metropolitan in Downtown Dallas.

Abstract architectural detail of The Metropolitan in Downtown Dallas.

Wisps

Wispy clouds swirl in the North Texas sky.

Wispy clouds swirl in the North Texas sky.

Pylon Sunset

The sun sets on electric pylons near Marfa, Texas.

The sun sets on electric pylons near Marfa, Texas.

Water Tower Over Trees

A water tower stands tall over trees in the small North Texas town of Trenton.

A water tower stands tall over trees in the small North Texas town of Trenton.

Rake

A tractor with a towed hay rake spotted on a foggy day at a North Texas farm.

A tractor with a towed hay rake spotted on a foggy day at a North Texas farm.

Laid Up

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Oil platforms in storage at Pelican Island, Galveston, Texas.

Oil platforms in storage at Pelican Island, Galveston, Texas.