Merry X

A photograph taken by TS Ni hUiggin of 'Merry X' on a broken window on East Hastings, Van BC.

I am sharing a message created by an unknown person long ago that was on a window I spied on East Hastings, Vancouver BC.

Cedar Waxwings Breakfast

  • Cedar Waxwing perched on a branch.
  • Cedar Waxwing perched on a branch.
  • Cedar Waxwing reaching for a berry.
  • Cedar Waxwing with a berry.
  • Cedar Waxwing with a berry.

These pretty little berry picking Waxwings visit us annually and it is always wonderful to catch a glimpse and always brightens my day. This is why I am sharing this lovely creature with you all today, in the hopes that it also brings a little happiness to your day and a smile on your face.

The Jawshop presents Miniature IR’s Pt1

Join recording artist Paul Clifford as he explores small vessels and unlocks their acoustic environments, from suitcases to metal tubes and drums, and give examples of how they sound.

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Snowy Peaks Embrace the Salish Sea


A photograph of snowy mountains beside the Salish Sea.

There is a particular joy that rises in my breast when the clouds lift and reveal the magnificence and splendour of the mighty peaks that have recently been touched by winters brush.

shíshálh prayer

shíshálh prayer by muswiya Robert Higgins with photographs of the Traditional Territories of the Salish People.

Recording Ice with The Jawshop

In this episode ride along with Paul on his mobile audio recording adventure above the falls to record ice with a hydrophone, contact mics and a condenser mic.

The hydrophone is placed under the ice with the contact mic on the surface. Complex bass and creaking sounds result.

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