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Through the Boundary Waters with Wilderness Wind

6.29. 2009 Posted By: Tim Nafziger

Posted on 06/29/09 at 12:32 PM I spent the past week with Wilderness Wind, a Mennonite camp that outfits and guides groups into the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness in northern Minnesota. I was there with five other men from Living Water. We spent four nights and five days canoeing through beautiful lakes, rivers and pine […]

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My photo show in Utica

6.14. 2009 Posted By: Tim Nafziger

Posted on 06/14/09 at 11:22 PM If you find yourself driving through Illinois this summer on I-80 and find  yourself craving a wine slushy about halfway across the state, take exit 81 to Utica, IL and stop by August Hill Winery. While the non-drivers indulge themselves in a surprisingly tart, refreshing slushy you can enjoy […]

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Harrisonburg in bloom

5.7. 2009 Posted By: Tim Nafziger

Posted on 05/07/09 at 12:24 AM I’ve spent plenty of my life hanging around many of the Mennonite meccas like Goshen and Lancaster, but Harrisonburg is one that I’ve only visited a few times. This past weekend was probably the first time I’ve been there as an adult. At the invitation of my sister-in-law I spent […]

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My time photographing a wedding

5.4. 2009 Posted By: Tim Nafziger

Posted on 05/04/09 at 04:04 AM This weekend, Charletta and I and the rest of the Erb family traveled to Harrisonburg, Va., for sister Veronica’s wedding. It was quite a weekend, full of meeting new people, eating good food and long hours setting up. It was also my first gig as a wedding photographer. Going into […]

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When the warm rains comes

4.26. 2009 Posted By: Tim Nafziger

Posted on 04/26/09 at 10:41 PM Friday, the temperatures in Chicago were in the 80’s. In the evening, the rain spritzed on us, but for the first time in 6 months, it was a warm rain. The rainbows came out and everyone walking along Loyola Beach just smiled. Three weeks ago, I was welcoming spring, but […]

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Buds and eggs in defiance of winter

4.6. 2009 Posted By: Tim Nafziger

Posted on  04/06/09 at 12:02 AM It’s been snowing outside all evening. But I’m not worried, because I’ve been carefully gathering evidence of the arrival of spring for the last month. All these photos except two were taken in and around my apartment building. The captions include dates so you can follow along through this tour […]

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Walking through Rockwell Gardens

3.27. 2009 Posted By: Tim Nafziger

Last Saturday I rode my bicycle out to First Church of the Brethren for meetings. along Van Buren Street. As I biked away from the loop, west along Van Buren St., commercial properties gave way to the brand new condos where young urban professionals have recently arrived from the suburbs. As I went farther west […]

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