New Year’s Eve 2020 Fireworks – 31st December 2020

New Year’s Eve 2020 Fireworks – 31st December 2020

A field recording made of fireworks on 31 December 2020. A last-minute unplanned recording off fireworks being let off in our neighbourhood using the Sony PCM-M10 built-in mics. I’d never heard such a cacophony of fireworks let off at such quick succession for...
Alistair Park Woodcarving, 2nd September 2018

Alistair Park Woodcarving, 2nd September 2018

Alistair Park Woodcarving, 2nd September 2018. Having talked about doing it for quite some time, I recently visited Alistair Park at his studio at Bower Ashton in Bristol to make field recordings of some of the sounds that his tools make in use. Alistair has been...
Swimming Pool Ambience, France

Swimming Pool Ambience, France

Swimming Pool Ambience, France. The sounds of an outdoor swimming pool in the Haute-Garonne region of France. As well as the sounds of swimming, the background ambiance includes the sounds of crickets, bees, cockerels crowing and birdsong. Gear: Sony PCM-M10 built-in...
Leigh Woods, Bristol

Leigh Woods, Bristol

Field recordings made in Leigh Woods, Bristol. Recorded on 21/11/2016. It was a rainy day, so much of the subject matter is the sound of rain against the leaf mould, the trees, and puddles. Gear: Sony PCM-M10 Sound Professionals SP-TFB-2 in-ear binaural mics. Listen:...