African Forest Elephant
NPR/NGS Radio Expeditions
22 Feb 2002
Central African Republic
- Dzanga-Sangha Reserve; Elephant bai; Mirador observation platform
- 2.954323 16.364085
- SONY TCD-D8
4-Channel Surround; 1=L, 2=R, 3=Ls, 4=Rs; Schoeps MK 2
Show: CAR Elephants
Log of DAT #: 7A
Engineer: Bill McQuay
Date: February 22, 2002
Surround at the Bai; Thunderstorm #1 in surround.
Elephants sloshing around in the Bai. People fiddling around with stuff on the platform.
FX Elephant call.
Good ambi. Birds calling, elephants splashing water, flies buzzing around, occasional elephant vocalization.
FX Elephant call
FX Very loud and violent elephant vocalization.
Very loud rain pouring down. Sometimes lightens up for a moment.
Level goes down, rain is slightly less loud. Continues raining, some rolling thunder rumbling in the distance.
Rain gets louder, more intense.
rain is lighter, good rolling thunder
Loud thunder clap, rolls away, rain continues with dripping sounds.