in my bag.
I was so excited to find out the owner of this winery was a classmate of mine at Whitman College!
Bottle shots for the Idaho Wine Commission shot in Lewiston, Idaho.
Beautiful color in a wine bottle.
Sunshine creeps up over the horizon in this vineyard shot for the Idaho Wine Commission.
Marketing group shot for Bookwalter Winery.
Wine doesn't get any fresher than this!
Sunset on Wahluke slope.
Scenic Idaho vineyard photo.
Beautiful Mount Hood overlooks this Washington winery.
Clouds and vines.
Freshly harvested grapes.
Wahluke slope vineyard.
Unique wine glass photo from above.
Hands on harvest.
Wallula vineyards is my favorite as it is planted on levels overlooking the Columbia River.
Fall at Gordon Estates with the Snake River in the background..
Fall vines at Gordon Estates.
Winemakers making wine at Gordon Estates.
The view at Gooseridge in Richland, Wa.
Winery dog at Hedges.
Zephyr Ridge grapes.
Caleb making wine at Bookwalters.
If I haven't mentioned it already, I love to shoot all things wine. It's so interesting, pretty, creative.
An Idaho vineyard.
Corks in Idaho wine country shot for the Idaho Wine Commission.
Bookwalter marketing photography
The winemakers do all the heavy lifting. Here a winemaker tests his product before bottling.
People enjoying Washington wine.
Wide shot of a vineyard on Red Mountain.
This winery had their own flock of chickens that just roam all over the vineyard...fertilizing and eating bugs!
Emptying the tanks!
A rainy harvest at Hedges.
So rich! And shiny! Shot for the Idaho Wine Commission.
Creative wine bottle necks.
New growth on a vine.
Capturing every aspect of the wine industry for the Idaho Wine Commission.
White wine in a row.
Wine glass silhouette.
Pruning shears left on a wire.
Beautiful color around the barrel hole.
Wine trailing down a glass. Shot for the Idaho Wine Commission.
This cider is so pretty lit from below. It looks like a planet!
Organic and Biodynamic farming is practiced at Hedges.
Picked fresh from the vine. Shot for the Idaho Wine Commission.
Stain on a wine barrel.
Wine from below shot at Hood Crest Winery for INB Bank.
Bookwalter winemaker portrait featuring Caleb.
People enjoying wine at Hedges.
Exteriors of Swiftwater Winery in Roslyn, Wa.
Tendrils shot for the Washington Wine Commission in Chelan, Wa.
A winemaker smells inside the bunghole in Sandpoint, Idaho.
Rockstar Sarah making her famous wine at Hedges.
Wine glass in front of a fire.
Turkeys in a vineyard at Hedges!
Grapes left behind.
Walla Walla vineyard views!
Grapes on the ground.
Fresh from the vine ready to make wine.
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.
The rose garden at Hedges winery.
Bottling process captured for Bookwalter Winery.
Red wine being poured at Bartholomew Winery.
Wine on tap from above.
Close up of grapes on a vine.
The shadow in this photo is what makes it cool.
Huston marquee and a glass of red wine.
Beautiful copper-colored wine.
Red wine being poured into a glass.
Just capturing every part of the process on "film".
Creative cork shot for Palencia.
Scoria wine in their vineyad shot for the Idaho Wine Commission.
Vineyards in the Columbia River Gorge.
Wine bottles all balanced in a row. Creative marketing angles.
Beautiful fall colors at Hedges.
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.
The Idaho Wine Commission wanted a library of images for marketing featuring the real people that make the wine of Idaho.
Environmental chef portrait for Bookwalter Winery.
Sarah swirls wine in a glass at Hedges.
A handful of white grapes.
Creative wine photos for Palencia.
Winemaker portraits for Gordon Estates.
Red wine bottle bottoms!
Gordon Estates founder portrait.
Creative wine shot for Bookwalter Winery.
Wine swirling in a glass.
Grapes in the vineyard shot for Zephyr Ridge.
White wine pouring into a glass.
A Walla Walla winemaker portrait.
Sunflare in a vineyard.
Chickens in a vineyard!
The leaf colors are so pretty...but I've heard it's actually a fungus and winery owners don't like it...
Studio wine bottle photo of a light-colored wine for Palencia.
Friends gather at wineries to share good times!
Gorgeous sunflares in these grape vines.
A woman enjoys Walla Walla wine shot for the Washington Wine Commission.
Pretty sunflowers grow wild at Wallula vineyards.
Shooting every step of the wine making process for the Idaho Wine Commission.
I learned on this shot that Cider actually falls under the wine commission as it is made from fruit.
Wine in a can? Yep. Shot for the Idaho Wine Commission...and it was GOOD!
Testing wine out of a barrel.
Wine bottle bottoms.
Gorgeous sunset sky over Zephyr Ridge vineyard.
Northern Idaho wine country.
Sunrise in the vineyard. Shoot rarely happen between 8-5.
Wineries can be romantic places to hang out.
Fresh wine juice.
I feel like this photo should be a painting.
Winery owner portrait for Palencia.
Kids get in on the action of stomping grapes at Hedges Estates.
Winemaker portraits in Lewiston, Idaho.
Harvest crew in Idaho.
Tasting room photography in Sandpoint, Idaho.
Scenic winery views in Wenatchee, Wa.
A woman working hard at harvesting grapes.
Wine swirling in a glass for Palencia.
Love the color of this new wine.
Cock-A-Doodle do you have more wine?
Cheers to Idaho wine!
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.
Simple but it tells the story. Shot for the Idaho Wine Commission.
Harvest in Idaho.
New vines protected by colorful sleeves.
Beautiful scenic vineyard.
Just exhausting every single angle to get creative wine shots.
Wine on tap!
I loved all the colors at this winery in Idaho. Shot for the Idaho Wine Commission.
Fall on Red Mountain.
Fall in the vineyard.
Sarah doing her thing at Hedges.
Winemaker portrait for Bartholomew winery.
Scenic vineyard shot in Leavenworth, Wa for the Washington Wine Commission.
Hedges has the coolest kitchen.
Creative bottle shots at Hedges.
Close up of a grape leaf.
Juice droplets coming off the punching down process.
Sometimes the interesting stuff that make up an environment make for cool background photos.
Spring in the vineyard!
I thought the silhouette of the woman behind the glasses made for an interesting composition.
Wine droplets are hard to capture as you can never find a focus point and it's continually moving.
Studio wine bottle photography for Palencia's e-commerce site.
Idaho capitol building in a wine glass.
Harvest in Idaho wine country.
White wine is my favorite. Made from these pretty grapes!
Bartholomew wine shot for the Port of Kennewick.
Gooseridge tasting room shot for the Washington Wine Commission.
Winebottles shot for the Idaho Wine Commission.
Sarah making wine at Hedges.
Stunning and vibrant fall vineyard colors.
Chemistry and the wine-making process.
Many industries require these babies. You never know how your clients will use what you see.
I tried my best to capture wine not only from every angle; but in creative ways, too.
Freshly harvested grapes fall into a bin.
Scenic views of Hedges winery.
Rose at Hedges.
Black and white grapes!
Food photography at Hedges Estates.
A winemaker tests her wine.
Red grapes on the vine.
Purple wine juice.
Wine bottles in a row for Palencia.
Winemaker Sarah stomping grapes at Hedges winery on Red Mountain.
Grapes on the vine.
White wine at a tasting.
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.
Chef portraits at Bookwalter winery.
Scenic Idaho wine country.
Creative bottle shot for Longship Cellars.
Malbec vineyard photo.
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.
Scenic shots on Red Mountain.
Red Mountain shot for Red Mountain AVA.
Wine Harvest for a winey in Prosser, Washington while working for the Washington Wine Commission.
all in the family.