Category Archives: Life

Napa Valley Sunday Morning Hot Air Balloon

It was early Sunday morning when we heard the “shush, shush” of the hot air balloon flying over our home.

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Monterey roaring waves

Two weekends ago we spent time in the Monterey and Carmel areas.

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Eric at Piano with Vineyards, Napa Valley

As the sun was nearing its departure for the day I was photographing Eric Rinehart at his piano. It was a beautiful evening on the edge of the vines at Missouri Hopper and with the classical music I must say … Continue reading

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Best of times – Weddings

Truly the best of times are at weddings.

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Wedding Photography Favorites & Memories

With the grouping below you will find a few of my favorite wedding images.

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Harvest of Cabernet in Napa Valley

Early yesterday morning I was off to shoot a harvest of Lewelling Vineyard in St. Helena, grapes being sourced by winemaker, Amy Aiken, who can be seen in the last photo. This time of year the valley has the aroma … Continue reading

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Buddy Love in Napa

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Napa Valley Spring Poster

Here is a view of the newly released poster of Napa Valley in the spring. A beautiful vineyard in Oakville with afternoon clouds. Being a photographer the search for light, clouds and photos is so intrinsic to who I am. … Continue reading

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Silver and Gold

This is blog post 200 and over time I’ve shared my photos and travels and a few favorite quotes; I have also shared the joys of my work and client images. Aptly I have two clients this year with the … Continue reading

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Sandy is a thearpy dog I met earlier this summer, a fine older dog who needed a portrait. With his age I need to check, it’s either 11 or 14, but in this photo he looks like a puppy again. … Continue reading

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