18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
The champion

The photo was taken during my trip to Altai miountain in september 2019, i visited one of the eagle hunter family and overnighted withe them in the gher outside the city of Olgi. His name is Shimurat, he is one of the eagle hunter Campions. I asked him to posed with his eagle for me.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 09.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2020
Photo Location: Olgi, Mongolia
Camera: ILCE-7RM3
Copyright: © sarah wouters