Capture this aerial panorama of Houston Skyline right as the sun was setting and as it was going down it started to back light these wonderful clouds over the city with these wonderful colors of orange, pinks and yellows. We wanted to capture downtown Houston skyline with IH45 in view so an aerial was our best option so this area of the cityscape is looking at the Theater district of the city.  Houston also has a reputation of a place to see top notched performing art along with access to several museums in the area.  The Theater distric performing art has nine major performing art group along with six performance halls.  You can see Opera, a plays, the ballet and any number of music events including the well known Houston Symphony Orchestra.  Houston is a large city with a population around 2.3 million people which makes it the fourth most populous city in the US and the biggest in Texas and the southern US.  The skyline of Houston is a very impressive site with some of the tallest  modern skyscrapers buildings in the US.  In this image you can see the Heritage Plaza, Chevron, Wells Fargo and the tallest building in Houston the J P Morgan Chase Tower at 1002 ft and it is the 17 tallest in the US.  Houston is the seat of Harris county and was founded in 1837 near the banks of the Buffalo Bayou or Allen Landing as it is called today.  The city was name after General San Houston after he won the battle of San Jacinto.  Houston has been a growing city because of the port of houston and railroads along with oil boom from the early 1901.   Houston has other industry that have made it thrive in america such as energy, manufacturing, aeronautics, and transportation. Also NASA mission control is located in the city.  Houston has also taken the lead on health care with many people coming to the Medical Center for top notch doctors and hospital with the latest advancement in medical care.

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Aerial Houston Skyline at Sunset Pano
Capture this aerial panorama of Houston Skyline right as the sun was setting and as it was going down it started to back light these wonderful clouds over the city with these wonderful colors of orange, pinks and yellows. We wanted to capture downtown Houston skyline with IH45 in view so an aerial was our best option so this area of the cityscape is looking at the Theater district of the city. Houston also has a reputation of a place to see top notched performing art along with access to...
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  • Date: 26 Jun 2017
  • Size: 14366x4667
  • Filename: Aerial-Houston-Skyline-Sunset-Pano-DSC07535.jpg
  • Image size: 42.7MB pixels