Ongoing project on Mauritania's nomads.
A nomad hangs around after a camel race, while a car heads with passengers hanging off it heads back to the festival campground.
Nomad children reciting the Qu'aran
Nomad children reciting the Qu'aran from wooden tablets during a morning learning session in a "Mahadara" (a Qu'aranic school).
Nomad boy Demin with wooden tablet.
Nomad boy Demin holds a wooden tablet with a passage from the Qu'ran written on it.
Brother Mohammed and sister Hindy at the entrance to their family's tent. The tent sleeps 10 people.
Nomad mother and children.
Mauritanian Nomad mother preparing couscous, while her children wait.
Nomad camel racers arguing
Nomad men, participants of a camel race argue after a controversial finish.
Winners celebrate after a camel race
Nomad sisters playing.
Nomad sisters playing with the family's sheep. The children learn how to deal with the animals through play and through interaction.
Nomad man herding his animals towards their encampment for the night.