Waterfowl at Crex Meadows

Here is a snippet of a recording from Crex Meadows wildlife refuge at around 5 or 6 AM.  The location was quiet until about 9:00 when hunters started to show up. This was recorded with Schoeps in an MS configuration.

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Ostrich Chicks

I was out in Wisconsin and stumbled upon an ostrich farm with some ostrich chicks, and they sound odd!!

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Plaster City Rockets

A few weeks back I went out to record the rockets of D.A.R.T.  They are the Diego Area Rocket Team (DART) D.A.R.T., a chartered section of the National Association of Rocketry, was founded in Des Moines, Iowa and relocated to San Diego in the late 1960’s.  They were nice enough to fire a bunch or rockets in relative silence so a … Read More

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DPAs at the beach

Just a short recording while futzing around with my new DPA 4060s.  I was at a beach in Santa Monica, and frankly there is really nothing spectacular about the recording, but I was just attempting to see what they could do.

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