Alexander Rubin is the owner of Alexander Rubin Photography, a Napa-based, full-service photography and video studio specializing in food, wine, and luxury events. Alexander’s clients include Oprah, John Legend, Dave Mathews, Fortune 500 companies like NBCUniversal, Apple, and Starbucks, esteemed wineries, and Michelin Star restaurants. He’s a frequent editorial contributor to The Somm Journal and The Tasting Panel Magazine and his work has been featured in recent magazine advertisements for Napa Valley Vintners, Constellation Brands, Wente Vineyard, Kendall-Jackson, and Luna Vineyards.
Jess Lander has spent the past decade eating and sipping her way through Napa Valley’s wine and culinary mecca. A freelance wine, food, and travel writer, Jess’s work has appeared in publications like Wine Enthusiast, Decanter, The SF Chronicle, Eating Well, Afar, Lonely Planet, Eater SF, and others. She also pens the monthly Leftovers column about the local restaurant scene in the Napa Valley Register. For cookbook updates and recs on the best places to eat, stay, and play in wine country, follow Jess on Instagram at @willwrite4wine.