在喜马拉雅山麓生活着世界上最大的蜜蜂,它们的蜂巢分布在悬崖上,因此得名“喜马拉雅悬崖蜂”。尼泊尔捕蜂人总是冒着生命危险,顺着悬崖上方垂下的绳梯,在同伴的协助下割取蜂蜜,这些照片由法国摄影师Eric Valli拍摄。

French photogrpher Eric Valli took some amazing photos of the honey Hunters of Nepal. “High in the Himalayan foothills, fearless Gurung men risk their lives to harvest the massive nests of the worlds largest honeybee. The photos were taken in 1987 and still feel quite modern for being that old.