Thijs Geritz is a Dutch illustrator, animator and an avid field recordist.
Some of the recordings are 'binaural', meaning that the method of capture recreates an accurate stereo image of the environment when listened to using headphones. To enjoy this effect, listen to those marked 'Binaural fieldrecording' using headphones.
For more information visit his SounCloud page:
Underground parking garage (The Hague September 8th 2023)
The sound of a medium-sized underground parking garage.
Schiphol Plaza (Schiphol Airport August 25th, 2023)
Binaural recording of travelers at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol on a busy summer day. Schiphol is a so-called 'silent airport,' meaning no flight announcements are made. But there is, of course, plenty to hear.
The album art has been generated using Adobe Firefly.
Traffic At Plaza Miguel Grau (August 20th 2023, Lima, Perú)
Moderate traffic At Plaza Miguel Grau.
Sounding tiles (parking deck Megastores, The Hague, December 17th 2021)
Recorded with binaural microphones on the parking deck of the Megastores in The Hague. This is covered with tiles that lie apart from each other, separated by rubber elements. This causes a distinctive sound when driven over.
Nightingale and joggers in the dunes (The Hague, May 12th 2021)
Recorded during my lockdown morning walk on May 12th 2021. While recording this Nightingale I was passed by by people walking, running talking and cycling.
Zuidelijk Havenhoofd Scheveningen (The Hague, March 19th 2021)
The sound of the waves against the breakwaters in the harbor of Scheveningen. Recorded during my lockdown morning walk.