New pics

Hi Everyone, Things are moving along down here in the Bayou City. Fall is finally here and I'm posting some pics in celebration of the shiny, new cool weather we have down here in God's little sweatbox down by the gulf.

Cheers,

Eric

_______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ New_MuseumJuan Ramierez paints a stairwell at the Houston Museum of Natural Science at Sugar Land, which has utilized a former Texas State Prison farm dormitory and infirmary building. The new museum will open Oct. 3.

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Some images from a story about six-man football at a small private school in Clear Lake, Texas.

FBH_Six_man_footballPlayers from both six-man football teams, Clear Lake Christian School Eagles and the Baytown Christian Academy Bulldogs, have a prayer following the game.

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FBH_Six_man_footballBaytown Christian Academy Bulldogs Gary Kissinger (3) gets taken down by a Clear Lake Christian School defender during a six-man football game.

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FBH_Six_man_footballClear Lake Eagle Aaron McNeal has a moment of silence during a halftime break before making the final winning touchdown in the second half against the Baytown Christian Academy Bulldogs.

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FBH_Six_man_footballSix-man football team Clear Lake Christian School Eagles get pumped for the second half against the Baytown Christian Academy Bulldogs.

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FBH_Six_man_footballClear Lake head coach Robert Smith talks to his six-man football team, the Clear Lake Christian School Eagles during a timeout as they play the Baytown Christian Academy Bulldogs.

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FBH_Six_man_footballClear Lake Eagle Aaron McNeal (7) makes the final touchdown of the game in a six-man football game between Clear Lake Christian School Eagles and the Baytown Christian Academy Bulldogs, Sept. 18, 2009 in Houston, TX. Six-man football games end when one team has 45 points more than the opposing team.

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A few portraits I did for a Spanish-language publication here in Houston about people who work with AIDS patients and AIDS education outreach.

Aids_HispanicsTeresa Presley, a community liaison for Shades, performs outreach and education to the Hispanic community about STDs and AIDS.

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Hispanics_AidsJeff Benavides, HIV Health Educator at the Thomas Street Health Center.

_______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Hispanics_AidsDiane Rodriguez, a volunteer at the Thomas Street Health Center.

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Hispanics_AidsEileen Walton, RN, ACRN, perinatal HIV Prevention coordinator at the Thomas Street Health Center.

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golf_featureKen Watkins, nephew of famous golfer Jimmy Demaret, the first three-time winner of the Masters, holds his uncle's old putter and golf bag.

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1000_lights_for_peaceJames Thottam and daughter Ariyanna, 2, take part in the 1000 Lights for Peace program, which is part of the 2009 Mahatma Gandhi Week. The event  took place at Miller Outdoor Theater in Hermann Park.

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1000_lights_for_peaceFrom left, Joyce Lee, Siddharth Desai, 15, and Nishio Shah, 15, take part in the 1000 Lights for Peace program, which is part of the 2009 Mahatma Gandhi Week. The event  took place at Miller Outdoor Theater in Hermann Park.

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FBH-Pearland_LaPorteLaPorte ROTC members walk off the field at Bulldog Stadium after presenting the colors prior to a football game between LaPorte and Pearland.

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1000_lights_for_peaceIsaiah Morales, 9, plays with a balloon near the 1000 Lights for Peace program.