by Duane A. Bender
Stairway to Prairie
The image was shot from the stairs in the Irving Convention Center in Texas.
Old Wild West Chapel
This was shot late afternoon near the Rio Grande River in Texas.
The Bluebonnets provide a carpet of color during the springtime in Texas.
This is the approach to the 20 mile long canyon in Big Bend National Park in Texas. At low water levels, the canyon may be explored on foot but for most of the year, a boat is the only option - the water is deep and fast flowing.