Category Archives for "California"

Review of Smith-Madrone Winery, Napa, California – Photographs

By Louise

I love the big barn doors at Smith-Madrone Winery in St. Helena, Napa.  It’s in the shade, made from a dark wood, and huge!  Perfect for portraits like these ones below.

Note – you have to schedule an appointment to visit.

Louise Hendon Portrait photography at Smith Madrone Winery in Napa California - wooden barn door background

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Review of Failla Winery, Napa, CA – Photographs

By Louise

failla winery review napa california photographs

Second stop on our Napa winery tour – Failla Winery. This place is stunning. You’ll need to make a reservation for a tasting, but it’s great for medium sized groups.

What Failla is known for:  Pinot Noir.

Review of Failla:  The tasting takes place at a beautiful wooden table under the shade of trees. If you want some great photos and someone knowledgeable to quiz about wines, then this is the place.

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