Dallas McDermott Bridge Reflection Pano 007 – The new Margaret McDermott Bridge with Dallas skyline at twilight. We captured this after a rain storm so there was water in the Trinity for a nice reflection of the city of Dallas with the Margaret McDermott bridge. This downtown Dallas bridge is suspended with two arches over the Trinity River previously IH30 and is part of the Trinity project partially designed by Santiago Calatrava. Also this bridge in downtown Dallas is also designed to accomodate a pedestrian and bike path to join the the area other hike and bike trails. We took this of the Dallas skyline at twilight but it was not an easy shot I had to climb up the side of levy then down again on the other side and then wade into the water to capture this image of the Dallas skyline with the Margaret McDermont bridge to create this nice reflection in the water. We have many Dallas picture with skylines in panoramas along with many others in our gallery. To see more Dallas pictures please be sure to check out our web site at beeceekphoto.com
Dallas Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge Reflection Pano – This is a reflection of the Dallas Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge vertical panorama with its reflection in the water of the Trinity river after dark in downtown. The Dallas Margaret Hunt bridge was completed in 2012 and has become a big tourist attraction for the city. Dallas historical importance was due the city locations as a transportation hub for cotton and oil and being located along the railroad. Dallas is the third most populous city in Texas behind Houston and San Antonio. Dallas is also one of the fastest growing cities in Texas. Today Dallas host many fortune 500 companies, and is know for it high tech industries.
Dallas skyline pano view of the city with both the Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge and the Margaret McDermott Bridge in the scene. Also in this image is the Reunion Tower, the Bank of America Plaza, Renaissance Tower, Comercia Bank Tower, Omin Hotel, along with many other downtown high rise buildings. Dallas has some of the tallest buildings in Texas second only to Houston. The Bank of America Plaza stands at 921 feet and the Renaissance Tower at 886 feet as two of the tallest buildings in the southern US. Dallas is also the fourth most populous city in Texas with an estimate of 1, 197 million, but the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex has the greatest population in Texas at over 7 million for the 2016 census. Dallas is the main draw to the area with it modern city it has become a main area for coporate head quarters like AT&T, ExxonMobile, Nokia, Rockwell, and the list goes on for fortune 500 companies located in the area. d84-7458
We were calling it a day when we turned around on the Dallas pedestrian bridge and saw this sun rays through the Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge when we decided to catch another image of the cityscape from this location. This city pedestrian bridge has been renamed as the Ron Kirk Avenue Bridge previously it was called the continental avenue bridge. In any case this bridge in Dallas has become a landmark location for tourist and local to visit. On any day you can find family out with children playing in the play area, people walking, people taking photos, selfies, any kind of event can lead to a trip to the Ron Kirk Avenue Bridge. This is one of the most popular location in the city for families along with tourist to come and just hang out and take in the cities skyline views in downtown Dallas.d84-7353
We capture this Dallas Margaret Hunt Hill bridge at sunrise as a sun rays just pop up over the rail in the early morning in downtown with a city skyline in view. The sky filled with these clouds with wonderful pink and orange colors in the morning light over the Margaret Hunt Hill bridge. The Dallas Margaret Hunt Hill bridge has become a popular spot for locals and tourist alike, it is a beautiful bridge that is 400 ft high, which was designed by Santiago Calatrava the first part of the Trinity project. The bridge was complete in 2012 and has become a major landmark and iconic structure that has become a part of the cities skyline images that draw tourist and locals alike. Dallas skyline has some of the tallest skyscrapers like the Bank of America, Fountain Plaza, Chase Tower, and the popular Reunion Tower. The population for Dallas is almost 2 million but the Dallas Fort Worth area or DFW has a population over 7 million. Dallas got it root from the railroad when it was a major inland transportation hub for cotton, cattle and later on oil. It is now a modern city with some of the tallest buildings in Texas second only to Houston. It is the third most populous city in Texas after Houston and San Antonio. There are many fortune 500 companies in Dallas such as AT&T, Southwest Airlines, Sprint, 7 Eleven, and many other tech companies, which has seal Dallas as leader in the business world. It also has a vibrant art district.
Iconic Dallas skyline panorama after dark. This cityscape has the Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge, the Bank of America, Fountain Plaza, Reunion Tower, Omni, along with many other high rises in the downtown area. Dallas has an impressive number of skyscraper in the downtown part of the city and is the third most populous city in Texas. The tallest building is the Bank of America Plaza which stands at 921 feet and the second tallest is the Renaissance Tower at 886 feet. Out of the top ten of the tallest buildings in the southern United States Dallas has three of the tallest buildings in Texas and Houston has seven. The downtown sits along the Trinity River where the town was founded and the city grew from it oil and cotton industry along the railroads, now business is mostly banking, telecommunications, technology, energy, healthcare and medical research, and transportation and logistic. This metropolitan area lead the nation as one of the nations largest employer and metropolitan area’s economy is the 10th largest in the world. We loved this image because we were able to capture such a large area of the downtown area of the city however this area is no longer available to photograph from. So we can only hope next time we go back we can find a similar site to capture the city from.