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RAINFOREST AND AFRICAN PYGMIES

Photo gallery with quotes from the book "The Forest Has You" and soundscapes

Hunter gatherers
PHOTO: Moving through the African rainforest (Baka Pygmies, Cameroon).
SOUNDSCAPE: rainforest insect calls and Southern Tree Hyrax (Dendrohyrax arboreus) vocalizations


"We march along in Indian file till sunset. In silence. Invisible, at least in the odourscape of the forest. We walk in water and on the fallen tree trunks emerging from the swamp. Then we're walking on a path that is quite wide, perhaps a track beaten by the elephants..."

Luis Devin, The Forest Has You
(La foresta ti ha - Castelvecchi/LIT Edizioni)