About the Sound Effects Library

high_desert_hummingbirds_cover_500x500Get the stunningly detailed sounds of one of nature’s tiniest aerial acrobats flapping and fluttering in one of the quietest outdoor places in the continental United States. With their ultrasonic chirps, mesmerizing flight abilities and evolution-exhibiting beaks, this library captures the sounds of these rarely heard creatures from a mere two inches away.

Features:
-255 clean sounds of hummingbirds recorded in the resonant mountains of west Texas
-35 sounds of hummingbirds with other songbirds
-Humming, buzzing, popping, fluttering, and purring drones
-Wing slaps and wing contact movement
-Ferocious territorial dogfights
-Laser-like chirps
-Ultrasonic chirps up to 45kHz
-Wild vocalizations
-Swift fly-bys, whooshes, and dive bombs
-Multiple species with a variety of fundamental “hum” frequencies
-Categorized into high, mid, bass, and sub-bass hummingbirds
-Clips ranging from solo hummingbirds to six-bird feeding frenzies
-Microphones placed 6-8 inches from hummingbird feeder with flybys as close as 2-3 inches
-HD videos at 60 fps
-Demo music written by Kyle Laporte

Number of Files: 290 High Quality WAVS (30 min)
Size Unpacked: 2.15 GB
Sample Rate: 192kHz/24bit
Gear Used: -Sennheiser MKH 50/30 MS pair – Rycote AG MS Blimp – Sound Devices 702 – GoPro Hero4
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