Justin Robertson holds his falcon Jefe

January 23, 2013 | 9:26 p.m. CST
Justin Robertson of Ashland holds his male Aplomado falcon, Jefe, on his glove between hunting exercises on Wednesday. Robertson has been a licensed falconer for five years and has earned the ranking of general falconer. "I fell in love with (falconry). To be a part of this amazing thing that happens, something that you're lucky if you even get to experience from afar, is awesome," Robertson said.

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