in my bag.
New vines protected by colorful sleeves.
Zephyr Ridge grapes.
Did you know that that hole in the wine barrel is called a "bung hole"? Yeah. Me Neither. The things you learn on a shoot. So that wine you and I love so much actually does come out of the bunghole...food for thought.
Close up of a grape leaf.
Bookwalter winemaker portrait featuring Caleb.
Fall on Red Mountain.
Beautiful fall colors at Hedges.
Caleb making wine at Bookwalters.
Beautiful color around the barrel hole.
White wine at a tasting.
White wine pouring into a glass.
Sunset on Wahluke slope.
Tasting room photography in Sandpoint, Idaho.
Red Mountain shot for Red Mountain AVA.
This is hands-down my favorite wine image. I rememer being so excited as I was lying on the ground when I captured it. No filter. Shot for the Idaho Wine Commission.
Bartholomew wine shot for the Port of Kennewick.
Bottle shots for the Idaho Wine Commission shot in Lewiston, Idaho.
Winemakers making wine at Gordon Estates.
Red wine being poured at Bartholomew Winery.
Scenic Idaho vineyard photo.
Exteriors of Swiftwater Winery in Roslyn, Wa.
Wine bottles all balanced in a row. Creative marketing angles.
Wine trailing down a glass. Shot for the Idaho Wine Commission.
Scenic Idaho wine country.
This winery had their own flock of chickens that just roam all over the vineyard...fertilizing and eating bugs!
Creative cork shot for Palencia.
Stain on a wine barrel.
People enjoying Washington wine.
Wine droplets are hard to capture as you can never find a focus point and it's continually moving.
Freshly harvested grapes.
Cheers to Idaho wine!
Fresh from the vine ready to make wine.
A rainy harvest at Hedges.
Idaho capitol building in a wine glass.
Black and white grapes!
Creative bottle shot for Longship Cellars.
Winemaker portraits for Gordon Estates.
Hands on harvest.
An Idaho vineyard.
Scenic vineyard shot in Leavenworth, Wa for the Washington Wine Commission.
Wine bottle bottoms.
Harvest in Idaho.
Chef portraits at Bookwalter winery.
Wine on tap from above.
Hedges has the coolest kitchen.
People enjoying wine at Hedges.
The rose garden at Hedges winery.
Chickens in a vineyard!
Tendrils shot for the Washington Wine Commission in Chelan, Wa.
Testing wine out of a barrel.
I learned on this shot that Cider actually falls under the wine commission as it is made from fruit.
So rich! And shiny! Shot for the Idaho Wine Commission.
Red grapes on the vine.
Red wine being poured into a glass.
Wine swirling in a glass.
New growth on a vine.
Gorgeous sunflares in these grape vines.
The Idaho Wine Commission wanted a library of images for marketing featuring the real people that make the wine of Idaho.
If I haven't mentioned it already, I love to shoot all things wine. It's so interesting, pretty, creative.
Simple but it tells the story. Shot for the Idaho Wine Commission.
Freshly harvested grapes fall into a bin.
Wine from below shot at Hood Crest Winery for INB Bank.
Vineyards in the Columbia River Gorge.
Love the color of this new wine.
Grapes left behind.
Wine bottles in a row for Palencia.
Rose at Hedges.
Scoria wine in their vineyad shot for the Idaho Wine Commission.
I was so excited to find out the owner of this winery was a classmate of mine at Whitman College!
I've known this lovely lady for many years; well before she was the director of the Idaho Wine Commission. Part of this job was to capture environmental staff portraits.
A winemaker tests her wine.
Gordon Estates founder portrait.
Sunflare in a vineyard.
Marketing group shot for Bookwalter Winery.
Winery dog at Hedges.
Organic and Biodynamic farming is practiced at Hedges.
Wine on tap!
I tried my best to capture wine not only from every angle; but in creative ways, too.
Sunrise in the vineyard. Shoot rarely happen between 8-5.
Wine swirling in a glass for Palencia.
Scenic winery views in Wenatchee, Wa.
Rockstar Sarah making her famous wine at Hedges.
Chemistry and the wine-making process.
A woman enjoys Walla Walla wine shot for the Washington Wine Commission.
Sarah swirls wine in a glass at Hedges.
Malbec vineyard photo.
A handful of white grapes.
Pretty sunflowers grow wild at Wallula vineyards.
Grapes on the vine.
Winery owner portrait for Palencia.
I loved all the colors at this winery in Idaho. Shot for the Idaho Wine Commission.
Winemaker portrait for Bartholomew winery.
Wine glass silhouette.
Wine glass in front of a fire.
Turkeys in a vineyard at Hedges!
Wine in a can? Yep. Shot for the Idaho Wine Commission...and it was GOOD!
Fall at Gordon Estates with the Snake River in the background..
Fall in the vineyard.
Beautiful Mount Hood overlooks this Washington winery.
Shooting every step of the wine making process for the Idaho Wine Commission.
Fresh wine juice.
Wine Harvest for a winey in Prosser, Washington while working for the Washington Wine Commission.
Gooseridge tasting room shot for the Washington Wine Commission.
Winemaker Sarah stomping grapes at Hedges winery on Red Mountain.
Cock-A-Doodle do you have more wine?
Kids get in on the action of stomping grapes at Hedges Estates.
Fall vines at Gordon Estates.
Red wine bottle bottoms!
Sarah doing her thing at Hedges.
Many industries require these babies. You never know how your clients will use what you see.
A winemaker smells inside the bunghole in Sandpoint, Idaho.
Harvest in Idaho wine country.
Wine doesn't get any fresher than this!
Capturing every aspect of the wine industry for the Idaho Wine Commission.
I thought the silhouette of the woman behind the glasses made for an interesting composition.
Unique wine glass photo from above.
Scenic shots on Red Mountain.
I literally got a chance to play with wine on this shoot. It was so fun to be able to get creative and let the juices flow...literally! Shot for the Idaho Wine Commission.
Winebottles shot for the Idaho Wine Commission.
Sunshine creeps up over the horizon in this vineyard shot for the Idaho Wine Commission.
Huston marquee and a glass of red wine.
Grapes on the ground.
Wallula vineyards is my favorite as it is planted on levels overlooking the Columbia River.
The view at Gooseridge in Richland, Wa.
A woman working hard at harvesting grapes.
Food photography at Hedges Estates.
Scenic views of Hedges winery.
Bookwalter marketing photography
Studio wine bottle photo of a light-colored wine for Palencia.
White wine in a row.
Wineries can be romantic places to hang out.
Picked fresh from the vine. Shot for the Idaho Wine Commission.
Northern Idaho wine country.
Wahluke slope vineyard.
Clouds and vines.
Creative wine photos for Palencia.
It is extremely difficult to capture good photos of wine swirling in a glass as it's moving and very hard to focus. Shot for the Idaho Wine Commission.
Just capturing every part of the process on "film".
Beautiful color in a wine bottle.
Friends gather at wineries to share good times!
The winemakers do all the heavy lifting. Here a winemaker tests his product before bottling.
This cider is so pretty lit from below. It looks like a planet!
Harvest crew in Idaho.
Sarah making wine at Hedges.
Spring in the vineyard!
Juice droplets coming off the punching down process.
Gorgeous sunset sky over Zephyr Ridge vineyard.
Purple wine juice.
Stunning and vibrant fall vineyard colors.
Studio wine bottle photography for Palencia's e-commerce site.
Sometimes the interesting stuff that make up an environment make for cool background photos.
Beautiful copper-colored wine.
Winemaker portraits in Lewiston, Idaho.
Close up of grapes on a vine.
The shadow in this photo is what makes it cool.
Bottling process captured for Bookwalter Winery.
Creative bottle shots at Hedges.
A Walla Walla winemaker portrait.
Creative wine bottle necks.
Walla Walla vineyard views!
Beautiful scenic vineyard.
Environmental chef portrait for Bookwalter Winery.
Grapes in the vineyard shot for Zephyr Ridge.
Emptying the tanks!
I feel like this photo should be a painting.
White wine is my favorite. Made from these pretty grapes!
The leaf colors are so pretty...but I've heard it's actually a fungus and winery owners don't like it...
Pruning shears left on a wire.
Creative wine shot for Bookwalter Winery.
Wide shot of a vineyard on Red Mountain.
Just exhausting every single angle to get creative wine shots.
Corks in Idaho wine country shot for the Idaho Wine Commission.
all in the family.