Today I went and took my Zoom H2, put it on a little tripod and just placed it on a tree trunk in a little nearby wood.
Police sirens on the streets of Washington DC, USA, heard from inside my apartment in Dupont Circle, in 2007.
Sounds from my window on a sunny Sunday afternoon in May, in Nijmegen, the Netherlands - church bells of the St.
Walking in a mediterranean trail, in Porquerolles Island, in the south of France, in august 2007, among cicadas.
65-second recording of a high school computer classroom - Ambient sound (very few distinct words)
Little baby bell rattle toy.
I tried to shake it quietly and randomly for an ongoing soothing *plinkering* ambience, like a wind chime.
Noisecleaned with soundforge.
Indoor swimming pool - whole hall.
Flanger on a grumbling drone. Alien ship machine room ambience?
wubbb --- wubbb --- wubbb.
If i'd to use it for an audiobook i'd use it for E.M.Forster "The machine stops".
Recorded in a typical german chinese restaurant of mid size. This is not a fancy restaurant...it's standart. The restuarant is crowded with all kinds of people.
Shopping Mall in Leverkusen, Germany.
People sitting in a snack area. Coffee bar. Some dishes clattering.