Garden Memories

Gardens, I believe, are a part of our collective subconscious, even if one’s personal experience with gardening is nonexistent. Maybe this stems from the ancient story of the Garden of Eden, or perhaps because we are all fed by the most noble of gardeners – the farmer. No question, gardens are in our...
In Praise of Summer Gardens

In Praise of Summer Gardens

Recently, while planning to photograph a client’s home in California, we knew we could rely on the fruit and flowers from the estate’s gardens to enhance the rooms that we had designed. When we arrived for the shoot however, we were not prepared for the garden’s astonishing bounty–verdant courtyards, vine-draped loggias, and fruit-filled orchards displayed a cornucopia of California’s...