Galveston County’s premier full-service Photography Studio.  Serving Galveston County and beyond for over 50 Years!  Here today here tomorrow, depend on proven professional, artistic work.  Not just another someone that owns a camera!

Gulf Coast Imaging Studios is a full-service photographic studio located in Texas City, Texas specializing in studio and location portraiture. Established over 50 years ago, Gulf Coast Imaging Studios (the continuation of Gibby’s Photography) has photographed several generations of families and the most important moments of their lives. Gulf Coast Imaging Studios not only continues the classic traditions of Gibby’s Photography but also brings the exciting new possibilities of the digital age. Gulf Coast Imaging Studios is a full service, quality-based photography studio, boasting a spacious, state-of-the-art camera room, the latest in digital and film technology, innovative virtual background system and on-site production facilities. We can service all your photography needs from traditional family portraiture, to creative senior portraits, to wedding and reception coverage. Owner/Photographer Coby James, with over 30 years in the photographic industry, offers you the confidence in knowing that your portrait and wedding needs will exceed your expectations. Coby’s love of people and the art of photography creates a relaxing and enjoyable experience for everyone. Give us a call at 409-945-5055 to find out more about our personalized services. The studio is conveniently located at 1218 N. 14th Street, Texas City TX and open from 9:30 to 5:30 Monday thru Friday, Saturday by appointment only. We are closed Sunday.


Portrait Photography

Families, Children, Seniors, Athletes, some of the many portraits that Gulf Coast Imaging Studios are known for.  Traditional to Contemporary; Studio to Location; or a bit of both.  View the portfolio then give us a call to schedule your appointment

School (Volume) Photography

School photography with great customer service, quality products and quick friendly support.  Supporting Local Galveston County Schools and Sports leagues and beyond.   Portrait packages, specialty items, Jersey’s, Blankets and more.

Wedding Photography

One of the most important moments of your life…the day you say ‘I do’  One of the only things you will have to remember your special day -photographs- can not be entrusted to just anyone.  TRUST GCIS and 25+ years of capturing your special day.

Corporate & Commercial Photography

Make the best first impression in your business endeavor. You only have one shot to make a great first impression.  From Head shots of staff to corporate image/branding photography,  put your best face forward. Call Today!

Print & Photo finish Lab

Professional print , enlargement, fine art and design.  Coming soon to GCIS we will have the ability to print all your images in our new professional lab.  Using the latest in Digital Dry Lab technology, get your image on paper, canvas, metal and vinyl!


Address & Business Hours

1218 14th. St. N   |    Texas City, TX   |    77590

Monday to Friday 9:30am to 5:30pm

Saturday by Appointment

Sunday Closed

Phone & Email

(409) 945-5055