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Weidhusi
Frutigen, Switzerland

Florian Jungen helped with his family's renovation of this 100-year-old timber farm building in the Swiss Alps. The building is occupied during the summer grazing season when farmers stay up in the mountains with their cows making cheese.

Florian Jungen

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Weidhusi
Frutigen, Switzerland

Haying was done by scythe and rake back then.

Florian Jungen

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Weidhusi
Frutigen, Switzerland

The building today.

Florian Jungen

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Weidhusi
Frutigen, Switzerland

Weathered wood and warped glass.

Florian Jungen

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Weidhusi
Frutigen, Switzerland

Living room and bedroom all in one.

Note the size of the squared timbers used to build the walls!

Florian Jungen

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Weidhusi
Frutigen, Switzerland

Cheese making is an important activity in the alpine high pastures.

Florian Jungen

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Weidhusi
Frutigen, Switzerland

The open fireplace.

Florian Jungen

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Weidhusi
Frutigen, Switzerland

The setting in the Swiss Alps.

Florian Jungen