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photo contest slideshow
Looks of the novices
Monk and the smokes
Pattern of Novices
Fly
Tea Party Celebration
A dead tree on a hot spring in Yellowstone
Star Spangled Banner in Full Flight
the  watchers
Majestic Mesa
Boredom
Untitled (or Life on Mars #20)
falcon competition
Boy Leaning Against a Wall
A large snake
Late night portrait
Blue is the new black
Book Cliffs at Dusk: A Grand Vista
Old House
Joy
Zen S.2
Iris at Kimbell
Vanitas, allegory
Falling Spring Falls
15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
falcon competition

falcon in a speed competition at the President Falconry Cup in Al Falah near Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Falconry is a deep rooted tradition in the Emirates and the competition are very popular and have a very rich purse.

TAGS: United Arab Emirates

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© Alberto Mesirca.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 01.2015
Total Views: 53
Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2017, 6:38 p.m.
Camera Make: PENTAX
Camera Model: PENTAX K20D
Focal Length: 200mm
Shutter Speed: 1/2000
ISO: ISO250
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PHOTO LOCATION Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates