We gather every year
for a harvest that always begins with smiles
days start early...
day and night, vineyard and winery blur together
it feels like the fastest marathon
running every day with the same team
strange things start to happen
while working toward those small but vital moments...
where quality sings
encouraging the personality of each lot, each vineyard to shine
together as a team of people sharing a healthy obsession
to make a little magic happen each year
Troyce Hoffman is a northern Californian based photographer specializing in documentary based work. He was embedded with us during much of harvest 2016 for this story. In 2015 he helped us create The Rite of Interns. You can find Troyce and more of his work at troycehoffman.com