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Photos Capture Childhood Adventures on an Amish Farm

While shooting for Organic Valley, America’s largest cooperative of organic farmers, Madison-based photographer David Nevala was asked to visit an Amish farm in Hillsboro, Wisconsin in efforts to capture the diversity of the cooperative. Photography and the Amish don’t exactly mix—humility being a core value has deemed the photograph too prideful; its capture of individuality a threat to community harmony. Furthermore photographs are seen as a violation of the Second Commandment, “Thou shalt not make unto thyself a graven image.”

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Tags #Portrait    #Photography    #Amish    #David Nevala    #documentary   

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