Rob Nokes is a sound recordist and a sound supervisor for television and film. For him, "Sound recording is like a treasure hunt. It's like a magic moment when you recognize that a sound is unique and good." He further adds, "It's very exciting to record on the field, exciting and sometimes dangerous." Read More about Robf Nokes background in sound recording and design.
This video series documents Rob Nokes making field recordings in Vietnam.
(1) Halong Bay (2:56) The purposes of this trip was to record birds, insects and monkeys. Learn what techniques work best in this difficult but rewarding field sound recording.
(2) North of Sapa (4:20) At this location nature, frogs, and a real find of a watermill were recorded. Learn what techniques / placement work best in this difficult but rewarding field sound recording.
(3) Children in rural dchool (4:34) Rob Nokes travels to Vietnam and discovers a rural school with children to record. Learn the various approaches to getting a great sound from these great children.