The deer pictured are fallow deer, which I know to be a fact. They were once distributed throughout Europe, the middle east and Mediterranian. They have been introduced to New Zealand and parts of the United States and Canada in more recent times.
During the Holocene period there was a close relative that was endiginous to southeast and western Asia, which was the Persian Fallow deer. This deer was larger and carried a bigger set of antlers.
From the books that I have read, there is a lot of importance in knowing every nook and cranny of your hunting territory as well as the animal that you are hunting. So scouting as much as possible, just walking the land, will give you a good idea of what's around the corner or what's on the other side of a hill. Which can be very beneficial.
Making your own maps of human and deer trails, and different types of foliage such as group of pines,...