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Photographing Kazakhs in Mongolia and the Importance of Tea

We sat on the ground around a low wooden table waiting for the day to begin. It was overcast, threatening rain and the ger was dim, throwing everything into monochrome. 1,768 more words

Travel

ADIDAS, How Old Are You?

Adidas, how old are you? That’s a typical question anyone who sees this picture should ask. I’ve asked mine already.

We all know Adidas as an international brand seen everywhere and there’s no doubt that it is the most (imitated) popular sports shoe brand. 121 more words

General News

News: Archaeologists Find Ancient Mummy Approximately 1,500 Years Old in Mongolia

Remains of a suspected female of Turkik origin have been found at an altitude of 2,803 metres in the Altai Mountains.

The ancient human remains are wrapped in felt. 180 more words

Far East Asia

Preparing For The Eagle Festival

In Mongolia, numerous festivals are held throughout the year. These include both the Sagsai and Ulgii Eagle Festivals that take place in Bayan Ulgii Province in western Mongolia. 79 more words

Ulaanbaatar - Red Hero

In September 2015, we were joined by photographer Massimo Rumi. His time was specifically focused on the Kazakh eagle hunters in western Mongolia, but he did capture this vibrant image of the foothills of Mongolia’s capital city  – Ulaanbaatar. 186 more words