Drilling Rig Photography
This page features photos of Texas oil rigs and oil drilling photography. If you looking for oil drilling art these photographs are available in a variety of sizes with options for picture framing.
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Oil Rig Reflection

A Texas drilling rig and the colors of sunset are reflected in a pond on a ranch.

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Drilling for Oil in Texas

The sky at sunset suggests the golden color of oil in this photo of an oil derrick on a Texas ranch.

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Oil Derrick at Sunset

A lone Texas oil rig, standing tall, is an enduring symbol of the oil industry.

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Texas Oil Wells

Weathered and rusty oil pumps, also called pumpjacks. Oil rigs are still pumping oil in the historic Luling Texas oil field.

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Texas Oil Well Photo

A grasshopper oil rig in a West Texas oil field is silouetted against the setting sun. Pumping units are used to pump oil out of a Texas oil well.

Sunset and Oil Rig

An old fashioned oil rig and a colorful Texas sunset.

Oil Derrick Wildflowers

A field of Texas bluebonnets with an oil production rig in the background.

Framed Art Photography
These oil rig photos can be purchased as stock photos or as art photographs to exhibit in your home or office. Consider the impact of framed photography in your conference room or reception area.
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Offshore Oil Rig

The bright colors of offshore oil rigs stand out against the blue tones of sea and sky.

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Offshore Oil Platform

Aerial photo of an offshore oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico.

Sunset and Oil Rig

An old style oil derrick against a colorful Texas sunset.

Oil Production Rig

Durable steel land rigs like this rig are commonly used today for exploration and production.

Big Texas Sky

Blue sky and crisp clouds create a scenic backdrop for this oil well photo.

Oil Derrick Abstraction

A unique perspective looking up from the drill floor creates an abstract composition.

Rusty Old Pumpjack

The weathered iron surfaces of this old rusty oil pump shows its exposure to the elements and time.

These oil rig photos are available as stock photos or for display as framed art.
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Offshore Oil Rig

An oil platform undergoing restoration while in dry dock at the Port of Galveston.

Offshore Oil Industry

Tugboats towing offshore oil rigs out to sea.

Offshore Roughnecks

Workers on the deck of an offshore oil rig.

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Offshore Drilling Rig Workers

Offshore oil industry workers make repairs to an oil drilling platform in the Gulf of Mexico.

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Offshore Oil Rig Conductor Pipe

It's a long way down to the water for these workers on an offshore rig in the Gulf of Mexico.

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Oil Wells in Texas

Picture of pump jacks producing oil in the historic Luling Branyon oil field. These unusual tools of oil production are also known as oil pumpers, grasshoppers or nodding donkey oil pumps.

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Oil Pumpjack

This horse head oil pump in a Texas oil field is a dynamic symbol of energy and oil production in Texas.

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Drilling Rig in Texas

A crew of oil workers on a land based exploration rig drill for oil.

Oil rig Pictures of Oil Derricks

Oil Drilling Rigs

Modern style oil derricks like these are responsible for much of today's land exploration.

R. Rios #1 Discovery well

This historic oil well, the Raphael Rios #1, initiated the oil boom in Luling, Texas. The town quickly grew from a population of 500 to 5,000.

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Jack-Up Offshore Platform

Photograph of a jackup rig undergoing construction in dry dock.


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