Tag: landscape

Wine on fire

Vinography Images: Wine on Fire

Wine on FireSANTA MARIA, CA: Dark afternoon smoke from the officially named Alamo Fire, burning in the nearby coastal mountains

Gibbous Noir Image

Vinography Images: Gibbous Noir

Gibbous NoirSANTA MARIA, CA: The gibbous moon rises over Pinot Noir vineyards at Bien Nacido near Santa Maria, California. Bien

Dierberg Vineyard

Vinography Images: Trio of Companions

Trio of CompanionsSANTA YNEZ, CA: A Cabernet vineyard at Dierberg Star Lane Vineyards sits above three oak trees near Santa

Santa Rita Hills

Vinography Images: Them Thar Hills

Them Thar Hills LOMPOC, CA: The Sta. Rita Hills are viewed from Sanford & Benedict Vineyard near Lompoc, California. Planted

Tree and pond

Vinography Images: Silent Refuge

Silent RefugeSANTA YNEZ, CA: An irrigation pond at Refugio Ranch reflects a lone tree against the evening sky near Santa

grapes

Vinography Images: The Great Change

The Great ChangeLOS OLIVOS, CA: A cluster of Grenache grapes growing in a vineyard at Zaca Mesa Winery, located along

Landscape photo of Santa Ynez Valley

Vinography Images: Cabernet Bluff

Cabernet BluffSANTA YNEZ, CA: The hillsides, pastures, and vineyards of Grimm’s Bluff in the Happy Canyon AVA show the bright

Vineyard and fog

Vinography Images: Over the Edge

Over the EdgeSANTA YNEZ, CA: A mountainside Cabernet Sauvignon vineyard seems to drop off a cliff as it sits above

Solomon Hills Vineyard

Vinography Images: Hills of Chardonnay

Hills of ChardonnaySANTA MARIA, CA: A hillside Chardonnay vineyard at Solomon Hills Vineyards near Santa Maria, California basks in the

vineyard and hill

Vinography Images: Intersecting Planes

Intersecting PlanesSANTA MARIA, CA: Hillside Pinot Noir vineyards along the Tepusquet Bench are seemingly on a different plane from the

vineyard photo

Vinograpy Images: Half Light

Half LightSANTA YNEZ, CA: Shadows lengthen across a vineyard surrounding a lone oak tree near Santa Ynez, California. The Santa

mowing cover crop

Vinography Images: In The Thick of It

In The Thick of ItLOMPOC, CA: A thick cover crop at Melville Winery gets mowed near Lompoc, California. Cover crops

Landscape photo of Star Lane Vineyards

Vinography Images: Escape from the Cool

Escape from the CoolSANTA YNEZ, CA: A Cabernet vineyard at Dierberg Star Lane Vineyards is above the fog near Santa

Vinography Images: Stone Winery

Stone Winery I was quite surprised on my trip to Chile to see that the majority of wineries in the

Vinography Images: Across the Valley

Across the Valley This is a classic view of Chilean wine country, with gently rolling hills on the valley floor

Vinography Images: The Wilds of Bio Bio

The Wilds of Bio Bio One of the wine regions I really wanted to visit, but didn’t get a chance

Vinography Images: Spring Storm in Colchagua

Spring Storm in Colchagua Chile is a land of extremes, thanks to its extremely varied, and tightly woven topography, where

Vinography Images: Vines and Sky

Vines and Sky Rows of sprawling vines find an echo in the puffy clouds above the Russian River Valley, in

Vinography Images: Terraced Vineyards

Terraced Vineyards Of all the wine growing regions of the world, only one looks quite like this. Portugal’s Douro Valley,