San Antonio native Mike Osborne specializes in architecture and interiors as a professional photographer in San Antonio and Austin. He studied photography at Stanford University and at the University of Texas at Austin. More recently he has been a Fulbright fellow in Taiwan and a resident artist at Akademie Schloss Solitude in Germany. His architectural photographs have appeared in numerous national and international publications.
T. R. Fehrenbach, author of the foreword, has written, among other nationally-acclaimed books, the classic Lone Star: A History of Texas and the Texans.