Try contacting Lang Elliott in upstate NY, top of the heap recordist
with lots of recordings in the state.
On Dec 5, 2007, at 11:49 AM, therebesandinmypants wrote:
> hello again all
> i'm on a project now and i need to record some quiet ambience
> tracks [fields, forests, etc]. problem is, i'm in nyc which is one of
> the loudest places i've ever lived.
> i've rented cars and gone upstate, gone to jersey, and headed south
> but i cannot seem to escape the ever-present drone of distant traffic.
> are there any places in this north east region that someone can
> recommend? anyplace within, say, within 8 hours of nyc?
> is there a google map or google earth project that shows quiet areas?
> if not, does anyone know how to make one?
> as a general rule, how far should one be from a highway to avoid
> traffic? 1 mile? 2?