Last Tuesday, I received a text from Christine Schantz, Managing Director of programs and community at Seedling Projects. She was going to pick peaches at the Masumoto Family Farm with a group. Did I want to join? Heck yeah!Read More
The first day of March, a pleasant warm day, I drove up to Fresno to photograph David "Mas" Masumoto and his family at their farm.
I'd met his wife Marcy Masumoto last Fall and I asked her about photographing her family for the Culinaria project. I had in mind photographing them closer to harvest time with peaches on the trees, maybe piggybacking the shoot with a trip up to SF to make for a more efficient production. Then I received an email from her in February letting me know that the trees were blooming. Peach blossoms!Read More