Patrick Desgraupes is a critically acclaimed French photographer. His work is published in the USA and in six European countries. He will soon be represented by an English gallery.
The cosmology of wine – from grapes to stars
Photographer Patrick Desgraupes has transformed humdrum scenes of wine's fermentation into otherworldly images – part celestial constellations, part Christmas baubles. As we present a selection of shots taken at some of France's most revered estates, he tells us how he did it
Cosmogony of Wine: the process of fermentation
These extraordinary photographs by Patrick Desgraupes show the process of fermentation, which human beings first began to understand thousands of years ago