Thank you Tim
The Arctic National Wildlife Refuge
The microphone I used on this recording was a Telinga, Stereo DAT mic
I use this mic with a dish for species recordings, for ambient sounds I use
my MKH-20 mics in a SASS modified by Walter Knapp.
Bird and Animal Sounds Digitally Recorded at:
Redmond. Washington. USA
Make every Garden a wildlife Habitat!
On Behalf Of Tim Nielsen
Sent: Saturday, June 18, 2005 5:15 PM
Subject: Re: [Nature Recordists] ANWR
Martyn, that's a great recording.
Can I ask two questions?
What is ANWR?
What mic did you use?
On Jun 18, 2005, at 4:32 PM, Martyn Stewart wrote:
> I have just gotten back from a trip to ANWR. I got back late
> Wednesday night
> after a 5 day stint up there. I recorded some birds from my wish
> list that I
> had hoped to encounter and was very pleased with the outcome.
> This is the vocalization from a White-crowned sparrow.
> Thousands of White-crowned sparrows, Golden-crowned sparrows, Lapland
> longspurs grace the open tundra. I recorded much of the landscape
> in the
> event of it being opened up for drilling (I pray not)
> This is no my celestial home, I absolutely love it there, millions of
> migrating birds on every corner you look, I was up from 3:30am
> going to bed at around 11:00pm. I must say I have been walking
> around now
> like a headless chicken trying to get and catch up on my sleep.
> One thing I will add is the recorder I used. The sound devices 722
> is the
> best recorder on this planet, I love its response and compliments
> all the
> mics I have. In quiet environments like this, you don't hear noisy
> just your heart beating. The long battery power guarantees you will
> not be
> let down and the back-up pack I had made by Leonard at sonic studio
> that I have nothing to worry about.
> Martyn Stewart
> Bird and Animal Sounds Digitally Recorded at:
> N47.65543 W121.98428
> Redmond. Washington. USA
> Make every Garden a wildlife Habitat!
> "Microphones are not ears,
> Loudspeakers are not birds,
> A listening room is not nature."
> Klas Strandberg
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Loudspeakers are not birds,
A listening room is not nature."
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