In these incredible images, the Belgian photographer Derek Malou captures some candid hunting moments over a year's shooting in Slovakia. Famed for its bounties of nature, large green areas and rich fauna the central European country is a hunting paradise. See more of Derek's work at DMalou.com or follow him on Instagram @d_malou
“Lake Mattamuskeet is a special place. You stand beside it and look out across it and see the number of waterfowl and shorebirds. You see things here that you don’t see in many places. It’s my favourite place in the world.”
In the latest short film from the wetlands and waterfowl conservationists, Ducks Unlimited, follow the Farley family in North Carolina, where they have been hunting and conserving the habitat for decades.
In fact, since he was seven years old, Ducks Unlimited Biologist, Ed Farley has hunted with his father, John B. Farley; his grandfather, John R. Farley; and his uncle, Jack Whichard. In this film, the four reunite at Lake Mattamuskeet for a few days of waterfowling and to reflect on the importance of family traditions, hunting and conservation.
Each film in the Ducks Unlimited series features thrilling hunting footage, but also tells the stories of waterfowl hunters who are passionate about hunting and giving back to the resource.
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