Photo gallery with soundscapes from Luis Devin's field research


Photo Diary of the fieldwork in Central Africa

Bafut, Bali, Mankon, from Luis Devin's fieldwork in Central Africa (Grassfields of North-West Cameroon)
Audio recordings of Bafut (top) and Mankon (bottom Left) dances.
Big Bafut ''talking'' drum (bottom right) (Grassfields of North-West Cameroon).

Soundscape: fragment of a Bafut dance
(Northwestern Cameroon).

Photo gallery of Luis Devin's field research, with soundscapes from the camps and African rainforest.
Section: Other Peoples and Places of Central Africa.

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The time in the tropical rainforests of the Western Congo Basin, where the Baka and the other Pygmy peoples live, is 20:44.
Every minute, at least 25 hectares (250.000 m²) of forest are destroyed around the world (source: WWF).