In the meantime between the vineyards

Harvest on its way

Shot along the road near Bonnievale in the Western Cape, South Africa: vineyards as far as the eye reaches. Soon these vineyards will be swarmed with grape pickers and (for the cheaper wines) with harvesting machines.

Landscapes of the Overberg 11

Farmers are the large scale landscapers on a global scale. Here in the Overberg region of the Western Cape, more specific in and around our village Stanford, it’s not different to the rest of the world. Every human intervention in nature leaves traces and around here I enjoy the photogenic gems on my way to …