Sounds of Nature

I have been fortunate to be involved with recording quite a bit of Foley for nature documentaries over the last little while.

There are a couple of great articles from about 10 years ago that I often refer to in sound design classes that discuss the sound of nature documentaries. I won’t spoil the story, but if you are interested, you can read them here:

http://www.nealromanek.com/sounds-of-nature-part-i/

http://www.nealromanek.com/sounds-of-nature-part-ii/

There is also a more recent radio documentary discussing some interesting examples from nature documentaries of the past, and the stretching of the truth factor:

http://99percentinvisible.org/episode/sounds-natural/

 

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