Evenki

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In the cold of winter, Andrei Dulubchin, an Evenk man warms his nose with his reindeer skin mitten. Evenkiya, Siberia, Russia.

An Evenk woman leaving a traditional reindeer herders winter tent (Tordok). Kusur, N. Yakutia, Siberia, Russia.

An Evenk girl warmly dressed against the cold. Evenkiya, Siberia, Russia.

Marta, an Evenk woman with two draft reindeer in Surinda. Evenkiya, Siberia, Russia.

Lena Slepsova, an Evenk girl from Kusur holding a frozen Nelma (white salmon) N.Yakutia, Siberia, Russia.

Three Evenk women dressed in traditional winter fur clothing. Kusur, Northern Yakutia, Siberia, Russia

Evenk reindeer herder at his winter camp near Kusur. Northern Yakutia, Siberia, Russia.

Evenk reindeer herders relax inside their winter tent. Kusur, Northern Yakutia, Siberia, Russia.

Victor Ivanovich, An Evenk man, with his dog at a reindeer herders' winter camp. Evenkiya, Central Siberia, Russia.

An Evenk man cutting firewood with a chainsaw in the village of Surinda. Evenkiya, Russia.

Evenk children playing on a Russian snowmobile. Surinda, Evenkiya, Siberia, Russia.

Sofie Sergeyova, an Evenk woman, sits in the kitchen of her home in the village of Surinda. Evenkiya, Central Siberia, Russia.

Andrei Dulubchin, an Evenk man out hunting in the taiga. Evenkiya, Central Siberia, Russia.

An Evenk woman making a pair of reindeer skin boots. Surinda, Evenkiya, Siberia, Russia.

Andrei Konoriornok and his wife Marta, An Evenk couple, with their draft reindeer in Surinda. Evenkiya, Central Siberia, Russia.

Portrait of Vassilly Solovyov, an Evenk reindeer herder. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East.

Evenki herders riding their reindeer at their summer pastures in Piltun Bay. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East.

Ada Solovyova, an elderly Evenk woman, cleaning cloudberries at a reindeer herders'camp in Piltun Bay. Val, Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East.

Sergei, an Evenk boy removes  insects from the back of a draft reindeer at a herders' camp in Piltun Bay. Sakhalin Island, Russian far East.

Janna, an Evenk woman, repairs a traditional reindeer saddle at a herders' camp in Piltun Bay. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East.

Tungus, an 8 year old Evenk boy, keeps watch over his family's reindeer at their summer pastures in Piltun Bay. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East.

Evenki reindeer herders return to camp in the evening with their draft reindeer. Piltun Bay, Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East.

Rima, an Evenk girl, peers out of a tent at a reindeer herders' summer camp at Piltun Bay. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East.

Tungus, a young Evenk boy, collecting firewood at a reindeer herders camp in Piltun Bay, Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East.

Tungus, an 8 year old Evenk boy, riding his reindeer Zhulik (rogue) at summer pastures in Piltun Bay. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East.

Draft reindeer tethered at an Evenki herders summer camp in Piltun Bay. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East

Victor Innokentiyev, an Evenk reindeer herder, milks a reindeer at his camp in Piltun Bay. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East.

Tungus, an 8 year old Evenk boy, riding his reindeer Zhulik (rogue) at summer pastures in Piltun Bay. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East.

An Evenk reindeer herder returns to camp in the evening with his draft reindeer. Piltun Bay, Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East.

Janna, an Evenk woman, riding a reindeer at summer pastures in Piltun Bay. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East.
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