Please adhere to the following guidelines to make your photography session successful and enjoyable.
Flow of visitors and traffic along driveways and pathways must not be blocked at any time.
Pets (with the exception of service animals) and outside beverages are not allowed.
Please be mindful that wedding ceremonies and other events may be taking place in close proximity to the allowed photography locations. If members of a photography party are boisterous or unruly, they will be asked to leave and the photography and admission fees will not be refunded.
Please do not move, alter, or draw on any structures or anywhere on the property.
Please take all props or materials with you and leave OFW as you found it. Glitter and fake snow are prohibited.
The use of drones is strictly prohibited.
Please check in with the manager on duty in the Tasting Room upon arrival to obtain the official photographer credentials:
Lanyard with photographer name, date, and session time
Lanyard must be clearly displayed at all times.
Lanyard must be returned when session is completed.
OFW does not provide staff to assist with or monitor photography sessions.
Wedding photographers working with a bridal couple who have purchased rental time at OFW are exempt from purchasing a permit as long as their work is limited to wedding activities for that couple. Wedding photographers must schedule a shoot time no later than 72 hours in advance if the shoot is not scheduled for the couple’s rental time.
OFW reserves the right to deny access to sections of the winery and property due to booked events.
Rescheduling must be agreed upon by OFW prior to the new shoot date. There are no refunds. In case of inclement weather, call 703-815-2233 to reschedule.
Photography policies are subject to change without notice.