http://youtu.be/k3uSLmMMTSk Swallows feeding their young in Ritto City, Japan, on July 7, 2013. The young ones are still quite small since the nest was made in early June. They’re still silent. Video was shot hand-held with an Olympus OM-D E-M5 camera and an old Zuiko OM-System 35-105mm zoom lens (with OM Adapter MF-2) at 105mm. […]
http://youtu.be/dwFR3OvhgM4 Swallows were building a nest in my garage on June 8, 2013. It is very late for nest building. Seven years ago there was a nest in the same place. Five young swallows grew up in May and flew for the first time in early June. The video was made with an Olympus OM-D […]
I was recording Yasugawa on March 17, 2013 with an Olympus LS-10 (built-in mics) when a firetruck drove past on a bypass between Japan Route 8 and Route 1.
This is an audio recording of Yasugawa (river) shallow rapids near the foot of Mikamiyama in Ritto City, Shiga Prefecture, Japan. The sounds we hear are both above and in the water. http://soundcloud.com/gpjp/yasugawa-medley-20130210-mix Monaural audio was recorded in moderately strong wind with a Sennheiser ME66 shotgun mic covered with a Rycote Softie. I held the […]