UAE 2020 Falcons (64 images)

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United Arab Emirates (UAE). A trip between Dubai and Abu Dhabi to discover the art of falconry and the role played by the majestic bird in the Emirati culture. Falconry has been practised in the UAE for centuries and continues to play an integral part in Arab desert life. Falcons are birds of prey in the genus Falco, which includes about 40 species. Adult falcons have thin, tapered wings, which enable them to fly at high speed and change direction rapidly. Additionally, they have keen...
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