Discovery Green is a vibrant and colorful 12-acre park located in downtown Houston. It hosts a wide variety of weekly events. There are many features throughout the park that make it a great, visually appealing setting for photography. Prominent features include a one-acre lake, a children’s playground, interactive water features, an amphitheater stage and slope, and public art works. There is a great wall with a variety of colored squares that also makes for an exciting backdrop.
Discovery Green, 1500 McKinney St, Houston, TX, USA
Downtown Houston is a wonderful place for photography. All the architecture, and the shapes and lines it creates, offers a visually dynamic backdrop. Residents and visitors are encouraged to explore this area and to find random spots to snap photos. There is a bayou that runs through the city that makes a great subject for photography.
Downtown Houston, TX, USA
If you are looking for an urban setting or just a great place for a portrait, there is a spot just off the north corner of Baldwin Park that is full of colorful graffiti. This spot has attracted many skaters to the area, as well as many photographers looking to shoot in a more hip, edgy style.
Buffalo Bayou Park offers 160 acres of beautiful scenery and skyline views, artwork, a nature play area, a dog park, hike and bike trails, and gathering places for visitors to enjoy outdoor activities as well as live, artistic performances. This park is a perfect spot for photos because it offers dynamic backgrounds. The area is a 2.3-mile stretch of Buffalo Bayou, from Shepherd Drive to Sabine Street. The Grand Opening is on October 3rd, 2015.
Buffalo Bayou Park, 3600 Memorial Dr. Houston, TX, USA