Morning forest ambi
NPR/NGS Radio Expeditions
29 Oct 2005
- Tiputini Biodiversity Station
- -0.637633 -76.150389
- 1:02:00 - 1:58:15
- Sennheiser MKH 20
4-Channel Surround; 1=L, 2=R, 3=Ls, 4=Rs
Ecuador DAT Log 7 & 8
DPAs: twin DPA 4060 omnis head=spaced
MS: undecoded mid-side with MKH50 hypercardioid mid, MKH30 fig8 side
20s: split track or spaced stereo with twin MKH20 omnis
DATs 7 and 8: SURROUND PAIR. Four MKH20s, fronts on 7, rears on 8.
00000 Saturday evening Oct 29 dusk chorus birds at cabins, some distant generator hum, cicadas and crickets
00100 interesting intermittent cicadaish sound starts up, then distant bird.
00300 Some occasional nearby cicadas clip.
00440 ***** more from interesting intermittent cicada.
00550 metallic cicada sound startup just after a clipping episode.
00630 people cheering in distance, watching football game at kitchen?
00700 more metallic cicada, more cheering
00840 another metallic startup, cheering crowd continues in far distance, to 00945
00950 FW IDs each channel of surround recording
01027 Sunday Oct 30 9:30 am Chorongo trail general forest ambi (starts with clap slate)
01100 a little less cicadaish than nighttime ambi, some crickets
01300 distant bird fly-by
01430 two large leaves fall, clatter sound
01455 ***** cricket starts up nearby
01720 Flawn Williams slates end of Chorongo ambi
01800 ***** Sunday 10am Harpy Eagle trail babbling brook and waterfall close perspective, with some
02030 ***** good birds add in
02230 ***** strong cicada entry
02410 ***** good screechy bird fly-by
02616 ***** is that a growl in the image? Or a distant boat motor?
02700 ***** good clear close cicada startup, loud but not clipped
02820 FW slates reposition for more distant version of waterfall
02855 Sunday 10:15 am Harpy Eagle trail
more distant water, more wind in trees and wind debris clatter, insects, wind gradually eases off and
more water can be heard
03150 ***** good cicada startup, fly goes by
03650 ***** wind starts up a bit again