You have to start somehow nad somewhere. I started with my ear pressed gently to the rustling grasses of a nearby meadow.

Bear in mind that for now I’m using the most basic equipment which is not especially purposed for recording of these kind of sounds. Nevertheless, headphone listening recommended.

(Part 1)

Unfortunately this one had to be quite heavily edited for the sake of removing some unwanted noises. But hey, I’m still learning. This was quite a valuable lesson in audio editing, courtesy of YouTube and my own persistence.

And as I went deeper…

(Part 2)

(Part 3)

Recorded 06.07.2012.


3 responses to “Grassgrooming

  1. Nice progression of recordings. Isn’t it amazing how such a small space of ground contains so much life, heard but unseen. I look forward to more recordings.

    • Thank you very much. It is indeed a very rich space. And it’s quite easily available, at least for someone who lives in the countryside. Another thing you appreciate after some time spent in the city.

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