Traditional Khazak hunters travel long distances to the yearly eagle festival in Mongolia. Horseback riding and hunting with eagles has been practiced for generations. The bonds of a hunter and a gentler eagle is very evident during this journey.
A hunter starts out the day by feeding his eagle.
Eagle hunters ensuring that their eagles are well rested and their wings do not get damaged.
A group of young men and traditional eagle hunters taking a break with their eagles
Portrait of Moldir, daughter of an eagle hunter, as she is being helped onto a horse by her father. She will be the next generation that will continue the tradition of hunting with eagles to support her family through the winter.