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RAINFOREST AND AFRICAN PYGMIES

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

African moon
PHOTO: Partial eclipse of the moon, seen from a Baka pygmy camp in the African rainforest (Gabon).
SOUNDSCAPE: rainforest insect calls and Southern Tree Hyrax (Dendrohyrax arboreus) vocalizations


"The ground of the track is becoming paler. The moon rises and you are able to make out the giant ants crossing the path in long lines. All around the impenetrable black walls of the forest. The living forest. Rustling and whispering..."

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