Mazayin Dhafra Camel Festival

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An Emirati man holds a falcon as children watch at the Liwa Desert,... News PhotoAbu Dhabi,Adult,Bird,Child,Desert,Falcon - Bird,Horizontal,Illustration,Illustration Technique,Kilometer,Lifestyles,Liwa Desert,Men,Middle East,Persian Gulf Countries,Traditional Clothing,United Arab EmiratesPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPAn Emirati man holds a falcon as children watch at the Liwa Desert, 220 kms west of Abu Dhabi, on the sidelines of the Mazayin Dhafra Camel Festival on December 23, 2012. The festival, which attracts participants from around the Gulf region, includes a camel beauty contest, a display of UAE handcrafts and other activities aimed at promoting the country's folklore. AFP PHOTO/KARIM SAHIB (Photo credit should read KARIM SAHIB/AFP/Getty Images)