Pictures – Houston Informer https://houstoninformer.com Local Houston News and Texas Updates Mon, 02 Oct 2017 05:47:49 +0000 en-US hourly 1 21834474 Fixed Bearing, Jensen Drive (Hill Street) Bridge over Buffalo Bayou, Houston, Texas 1310191201 – Houston Picture https://houstoninformer.com/175379/fixed-bearing-jensen-drive-hill-street-bridge-over-buffalo-bayou-houston-texas-1310191201-houston-picture/ https://houstoninformer.com/175379/fixed-bearing-jensen-drive-hill-street-bridge-over-buffalo-bayou-houston-texas-1310191201-houston-picture/#respond Sun, 01 Oct 2017 22:29:11 +0000 https://houstoninformer.com/?p=175379 Kirk Farris and Art & Environmental Architecture, Inc., notable for their McKee Street Bridge, Frost Town, and many other preservation efforts, "supported the rejuvenation of this 1938 steel riveted plate girder bridge. This project was done for the City of Houston by the Texas Department of Transportation. Colors for this Art Deco influenced design were…

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Window, Old Service Station, Navigation, Houston, Texas 1011091508 – Houston Picture https://houstoninformer.com/175354/window-old-service-station-navigation-houston-texas-1011091508-houston-picture/ https://houstoninformer.com/175354/window-old-service-station-navigation-houston-texas-1011091508-houston-picture/#respond Sun, 01 Oct 2017 16:39:48 +0000 https://houstoninformer.com/?p=175354 Image published by Patrick Feller on 2009-10-13 00:59:29 and used under Creative Commons license. Tagged: , Window , Old , Service , gas , Station , Navigation , Houston , harris , county , Texas , united , states , north , america

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swirls portrait in a bikini – Houston Picture https://houstoninformer.com/175328/swirls-portrait-in-a-bikini-houston-picture/ https://houstoninformer.com/175328/swirls-portrait-in-a-bikini-houston-picture/#respond Sun, 01 Oct 2017 13:01:27 +0000 https://houstoninformer.com/?p=175328 I need to take some more pictures. Image published by pumpkincat210 on 2009-06-26 00:53:59 and used under Creative Commons license. Tagged: , geotagged , photoshop , manipulations , courtney rhodes , houston , texas , u.s.a.

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Houston Light Guard Armory, 3816 Caroline, Houston, Texas 0701091325BW – Houston Picture https://houstoninformer.com/175316/houston-light-guard-armory-3816-caroline-houston-texas-0701091325bw-houston-picture/ https://houstoninformer.com/175316/houston-light-guard-armory-3816-caroline-houston-texas-0701091325bw-houston-picture/#respond Sun, 01 Oct 2017 08:31:46 +0000 https://houstoninformer.com/?p=175316 Built in 1925. Future uncertain. Image published by Patrick Feller on 2009-07-02 01:08:56 and used under Creative Commons license. Tagged: , houston , light , guard , armory , caroline , midtown , harris , county , texas , united , states , north , america

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Fire Dancers – Houston Picture https://houstoninformer.com/175291/fire-dancers-houston-picture-4/ https://houstoninformer.com/175291/fire-dancers-houston-picture-4/#respond Sun, 01 Oct 2017 05:44:26 +0000 https://houstoninformer.com/?p=175291 Fire Dancers at Kiki’s Show Image published by eschipul on 2015-01-08 04:03:29 and used under Creative Commons license. Tagged: , YET , burlesque , dancers , dave , fire , houston texas , kiki , kikis sordid sideshow , sideshow , y.e. Torres

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Water Tower, Fillmore St., Houston, Texas 0206101534BW – Houston Picture https://houstoninformer.com/175275/water-tower-fillmore-st-houston-texas-0206101534bw-houston-picture/ https://houstoninformer.com/175275/water-tower-fillmore-st-houston-texas-0206101534bw-houston-picture/#respond Sun, 01 Oct 2017 02:53:06 +0000 https://houstoninformer.com/?p=175275 The faint marking reads" PORT CITY COMPRESS Image published by Patrick Feller on 2010-02-11 00:41:02 and used under Creative Commons license. Tagged: , water tower , houston , harris county , texas , port houston , united , states , north , america

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Sunrise over Northfork – Houston Picture https://houstoninformer.com/175255/sunrise-over-northfork-houston-picture/ https://houstoninformer.com/175255/sunrise-over-northfork-houston-picture/#respond Sun, 01 Oct 2017 00:05:08 +0000 https://houstoninformer.com/?p=175255 Taken at the entrance to the office parking lot Image published by BFS Man on 2010-09-25 00:18:02 and used under Creative Commons license. Tagged: , sunrise , cloud , Northfork , Clear Lake City , Houston , Texas

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ACT_8657 – Houston Picture https://houstoninformer.com/175234/act_8657-houston-picture/ https://houstoninformer.com/175234/act_8657-houston-picture/#respond Sat, 30 Sep 2017 21:18:20 +0000 https://houstoninformer.com/?p=175234 Image published by euthman on 2015-01-19 01:37:37 and used under Creative Commons license. Tagged: , Aramco Houston Half Marathon , half marathon , runner

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HEB Parade 2008 A010T.jpg – Houston Picture https://houstoninformer.com/175207/heb-parade-2008-a010t-jpg-houston-picture/ https://houstoninformer.com/175207/heb-parade-2008-a010t-jpg-houston-picture/#respond Sat, 30 Sep 2017 18:28:48 +0000 https://houstoninformer.com/?p=175207 Image published by euthman on 2008-11-27 19:58:20 and used under Creative Commons license. Tagged: , Bellaire Fire Department , fire truck , vintage , HEB Holiday Parade , parade , Houston , downtown , Thanksgiving , HEB

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Incinerator, Former Jefferson Davis Hospital, Houston, Texas 1302101355BW – Houston Picture https://houstoninformer.com/175174/incinerator-former-jefferson-davis-hospital-houston-texas-1302101355bw-houston-picture/ https://houstoninformer.com/175174/incinerator-former-jefferson-davis-hospital-houston-texas-1302101355bw-houston-picture/#respond Sat, 30 Sep 2017 15:39:11 +0000 https://houstoninformer.com/?p=175174 Image published by Patrick Feller on 2013-02-16 14:26:36 and used under Creative Commons license. Tagged: , abandoned , decay , incinerator , elder , street , artist , lofts , jefferson , davis , hospital , houston , city , cemetery , harris , county , texas , urban , boiler , room , #2…

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Montrose Boulevard Through Arch Bridge over US 59, Houston, Texas 1211302102BW – Houston Picture https://houstoninformer.com/175160/montrose-boulevard-through-arch-bridge-over-us-59-houston-texas-1211302102bw-houston-picture/ https://houstoninformer.com/175160/montrose-boulevard-through-arch-bridge-over-us-59-houston-texas-1211302102bw-houston-picture/#respond Sat, 30 Sep 2017 12:49:49 +0000 https://houstoninformer.com/?p=175160 Image published by Patrick Feller on 2012-12-06 16:24:57 and used under Creative Commons license. Tagged: , montrose , boulevard , blvd , through , arch , bridge , overpass , underpass , us , highway , hwy , 59 , southwest , freeway , fwy , houston , arris , county , texas , night…

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Iglesia de la Luz del Mundo, Houston, Texas 1705181443 – Houston Picture https://houstoninformer.com/175148/iglesia-de-la-luz-del-mundo-houston-texas-1705181443-houston-picture/ https://houstoninformer.com/175148/iglesia-de-la-luz-del-mundo-houston-texas-1705181443-houston-picture/#respond Sat, 30 Sep 2017 10:00:44 +0000 https://houstoninformer.com/?p=175148 8312 Eastex Fwy, Houston, TX Built 2005 Image published by Patrick Feller on 2017-05-18 23:20:52 and used under Creative Commons license. Tagged: , iglesia , dela , luz , del , mundo , church , eastex , freeway , houston , harris , county , texas , architecture , building , photography , gold ,…

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2012 05 Stephan Koplowitz TaskForce, Houston, TX – Houston Picture https://houstoninformer.com/175137/2012-05-stephan-koplowitz-taskforce-houston-tx-houston-picture/ https://houstoninformer.com/175137/2012-05-stephan-koplowitz-taskforce-houston-tx-houston-picture/#respond Sat, 30 Sep 2017 07:13:07 +0000 https://houstoninformer.com/?p=175137 2012 05 Stephan Koplowitz TaskForce, Houston, TX Image published by eschipul on 2012-05-24 23:50:07 and used under Creative Commons license. Tagged: , Houston Water Wall , TaskForce , Tendenci Quadcopter Aerial photography , arts , quadcopter , aerial photography , drone photography , rc helicopter photography , houston aerial photography , hexacopter

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Gears, HB&T Railway Bridge over Buffalo Bayou, Houston, Texas 0911101450BW – Houston Picture https://houstoninformer.com/175126/gears-hbt-railway-bridge-over-buffalo-bayou-houston-texas-0911101450bw-houston-picture/ https://houstoninformer.com/175126/gears-hbt-railway-bridge-over-buffalo-bayou-houston-texas-0911101450bw-houston-picture/#respond Sat, 30 Sep 2017 04:23:47 +0000 https://houstoninformer.com/?p=175126 Taken inside the gearbox. See: www.flickr.com/photos/nakrnsm/5004601153/ Try to look past the debris left by those who have attempted to find dubious shelter in the bridge gearbox. Electric motors to the right and left of this photo are connected by shafts to this system of gears, which then transmits power through shafts to gears that rotate…

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DemDamnDames Burlesque – Houston Picture https://houstoninformer.com/175097/demdamndames-burlesque-houston-picture-5/ https://houstoninformer.com/175097/demdamndames-burlesque-houston-picture-5/#respond Sat, 30 Sep 2017 01:31:48 +0000 https://houstoninformer.com/?p=175097 DemDamnDames Burlesque Image published by eschipul on 2015-07-07 02:37:16 and used under Creative Commons license. Tagged: , DemDamnDames Burlesque , burlesque , houston burlesque , dem damn dames , numbers nightclub , dance , houston , dancers , modern dance

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Kayak access to Buffalo Bayou, Hidalgo Park, Houston, Texas 1109101418 – Houston Picture https://houstoninformer.com/175056/kayak-access-to-buffalo-bayou-hidalgo-park-houston-texas-1109101418-houston-picture/ https://houstoninformer.com/175056/kayak-access-to-buffalo-bayou-hidalgo-park-houston-texas-1109101418-houston-picture/#respond Fri, 29 Sep 2017 22:42:56 +0000 https://houstoninformer.com/?p=175056 Looking downstream from the old railroad swing bridge. If you enter at this point, I’d advise going upstream, to the left in this photo. Shown here is the upper portion, the Turning Basin, of the Houston Ship Channel, with the Houston Port Authority there at the top left. Heading downstream from here would probably get…

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Clutch, HB&T Railway Strauss Bascule Bridge over Buffalo Bayou, Houston, Texas 0911101454BW – Houston Picture https://houstoninformer.com/175010/clutch-hbt-railway-strauss-bascule-bridge-over-buffalo-bayou-houston-texas-0911101454bw-houston-picture/ https://houstoninformer.com/175010/clutch-hbt-railway-strauss-bascule-bridge-over-buffalo-bayou-houston-texas-0911101454bw-houston-picture/#respond Fri, 29 Sep 2017 19:52:34 +0000 https://houstoninformer.com/?p=175010 Taken inside the gearbox. See: www.flickr.com/photos/nakrnsm/5004601153/ When the lever at the top right was pulled, the clutch engaged, allowing power to be transmitted from the gears between the two electric motors to those that rotated the pinions, turning the racks, that raised and lowered the bridge. Image published by Patrick Feller on 2010-09-19 20:49:50 and…

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so glam photoshop self portrait – Houston Picture https://houstoninformer.com/174967/so-glam-photoshop-self-portrait-houston-picture/ https://houstoninformer.com/174967/so-glam-photoshop-self-portrait-houston-picture/#respond Fri, 29 Sep 2017 17:04:48 +0000 https://houstoninformer.com/?p=174967 Image published by pumpkincat210 on 2009-05-25 03:16:50 and used under Creative Commons license. Tagged: , so glam , courtney rhodes , photoshop , dreamglow , pumpkincat210 , digital photography , canon s3is , colorful , rainbows , green eyes , beauty , macro , digital makeup , usa , texas , houston , geotagged ,…

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Through Truss Swing Railroad Bridge Over Buffalo Bayou Near Wayside, Houston, Texas 1109101314 – Houston Picture https://houstoninformer.com/174903/through-truss-swing-railroad-bridge-over-buffalo-bayou-near-wayside-houston-texas-1109101314-houston-picture/ https://houstoninformer.com/174903/through-truss-swing-railroad-bridge-over-buffalo-bayou-near-wayside-houston-texas-1109101314-houston-picture/#respond Fri, 29 Sep 2017 14:18:04 +0000 https://houstoninformer.com/?p=174903 Taken on a recent kayak outing on the bayou. Image published by Patrick Feller on 2010-11-13 01:24:17 and used under Creative Commons license. Tagged: , bio vac , vacuum , boat , pollution , through , truss , swing , bridge , railroad , train , buffalo bayou , houston , harris county , texas…

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Killer Bunny Rabbit – Houston Picture https://houstoninformer.com/174858/killer-bunny-rabbit-houston-picture/ https://houstoninformer.com/174858/killer-bunny-rabbit-houston-picture/#respond Fri, 29 Sep 2017 11:23:42 +0000 https://houstoninformer.com/?p=174858 Taken at the 2009 Houston Art Car Parade sponsored by the Orange Show Center for Visionary Arts. There is a full set of (almost) creative commons photos of the 2009 Art Car Parade. They are CC attribution so please do say "photo by Ed Schipul" if in use. And comments are also greatly appreciated. Image…

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Freneticore The Sacred Harp – Houston Picture https://houstoninformer.com/174815/freneticore-the-sacred-harp-houston-picture-3/ https://houstoninformer.com/174815/freneticore-the-sacred-harp-houston-picture-3/#respond Fri, 29 Sep 2017 08:33:23 +0000 https://houstoninformer.com/?p=174815 The Sacred Harp by Freneticore Theater performed at Miller Outdoor Theater 2013. Image published by eschipul on 2013-06-11 07:53:20 and used under Creative Commons license. Tagged: , dance , freneiicore dance , freneticore , miller outdoor theater , sacred harp , the sacred harp , theater , Houston Texas , Freneticore Theater , Houston Theater…

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Bridge Replacement, Main Street over White Oak Bayou, Houston, Texas 1204211724 – Houston Picture https://houstoninformer.com/174789/bridge-replacement-main-street-over-white-oak-bayou-houston-texas-1204211724-houston-picture/ https://houstoninformer.com/174789/bridge-replacement-main-street-over-white-oak-bayou-houston-texas-1204211724-houston-picture/#respond Fri, 29 Sep 2017 05:41:47 +0000 https://houstoninformer.com/?p=174789 The bridge that carries Main Street over Buffalo Bayou and White Oak Bayou was built in 1914 and underwent reconstruction in 1985. Currently, it carries Metro Light Rail to the front door of the Downtown Campus of the University of Houston. The 420 foot span over White Oak Bayou beginning at the current northern terminus…

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Tacos A Go-Go – Houston, Texas – Houston Picture https://houstoninformer.com/174757/tacos-a-go-go-houston-texas-houston-picture/ https://houstoninformer.com/174757/tacos-a-go-go-houston-texas-houston-picture/#respond Fri, 29 Sep 2017 02:50:46 +0000 https://houstoninformer.com/?p=174757 Image published by CarlosPacheco on 2012-03-16 04:34:40 and used under Creative Commons license. Tagged: , tacos a go-go , restaurant , houston , texas , taco , fast , food

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Freneticore The Sacred Harp – Houston Picture https://houstoninformer.com/174714/freneticore-the-sacred-harp-houston-picture-2/ https://houstoninformer.com/174714/freneticore-the-sacred-harp-houston-picture-2/#respond Thu, 28 Sep 2017 23:56:52 +0000 https://houstoninformer.com/?p=174714 The Sacred Harp by Freneticore Theater performed at Miller Outdoor Theater 2013. Image published by eschipul on 2013-06-11 07:53:02 and used under Creative Commons license. Tagged: , dance , freneiicore dance , freneticore , miller outdoor theater , sacred harp , the sacred harp , theater , Houston Texas , Freneticore Theater , Houston Theater…

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Downtown Houston – Houston Picture https://houstoninformer.com/174648/downtown-houston-houston-picture-6/ https://houstoninformer.com/174648/downtown-houston-houston-picture-6/#respond Thu, 28 Sep 2017 21:09:04 +0000 https://houstoninformer.com/?p=174648 Image published by amslerPIX on 2017-01-10 18:22:46 and used under Creative Commons license. Tagged: , Houston , Texas , downtown , city , urban

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