Houston Landing photographers fanned out across the city Tuesday to capture the highlights and little-noticed details of Election Day. Here’s what they saw.


Joanna Castilleja, center top, carts her daughters Cati, and Rosi Tejeda, center bottom, as she goes to vote at the Metropolitan Multi-Service Center on Election Day
Joanna Castilleja, center top, carts her daughters Cati, and Rosi Tejeda, center bottom, as she goes to vote at the Metropolitan Multi-Service Center on Election Day, Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2023, in Houston. (Antranik Tavitian / Houston Landing)
People arrive to vote at the Houston Metropolitan Multi-Service Center on Election Day, Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2023, in Houston.
People arrive to vote at the Houston Metropolitan Multi-Service Center on Election Day, Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2023, in Houston. (Marie D. De Jesús / Houston Landing)
Aria Collins, 5, rests on Nikki Collins’s lap as voters pass by outside the Metropolitan Multi-Service Center on Election Day, Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2023, in Houston.
Aria Collins, 5, rests on Nikki Collins’s lap as voters pass by outside the Metropolitan Multi-Service Center on Election Day, Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2023, in Houston. (Antranik Tavitian / Houston Landing)
Houston mayoral candidate Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee meets with voters and campaign workers at the Houston Metropolitan Multi-Service Center on Election Day,
Houston mayoral candidate Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee meets with voters and campaign workers at the Houston Metropolitan Multi-Service Center on Election Day, Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2023, in Houston. (Marie D. De Jesús / Houston Landing)
Supporters of Houston mayoral candidate state Sen. John Whitmire cheer as he takes the stage during a watch party on Election Day,
Supporters of Houston mayoral candidate state Sen. John Whitmire cheer as he takes the stage during a watch party on Election Day, Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2023, in Houston. (Antranik Tavitian / Houston Landing)
Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee supporters record her while she addresses guests at her Election Day watch party
Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee supporters record her while she addresses guests at her Election Day watch party, Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2023, in Houston. (Marie D. De Jesús / Houston Landing)
From left, Jayne Nalett, and Henieh Nasizadeh take a selfie while Jett Herron, 8, takes a nap as supporters wait for Houston mayoral candidate State Senator John Whitmire to take the stage during a watch party on Election Day, Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2023, in Houston. (Antranik Tavitian / Houston Landing)
From left, Jarrett Lauderdale, Aliyah Efotte, and Julian Nguyen cross Gray Street carrying campaign signs for Yes on Prop B and for Abbie Kamin’s City Council re-election after voting closed at the Metropolitan Multi-Service Center on Election Day,
From left, Jarrett Lauderdale, Aliyah Efotte, and Julian Nguyen cross Gray Street carrying campaign signs for Yes on Prop B and for Abbie Kamin’s City Council re-election after voting closed at the Metropolitan Multi-Service Center on Election Day, Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2023, in Houston. (Antranik Tavitian / Houston Landing)

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Marie D. De Jesús is the director of photography for the Houston Landing. She was previously a staff photojournalist for the Houston Chronicle, where she concentrated on developing relationships with...