Photo gallery with soundscapes from Luis Devin's field research


Photo Diary of the fieldwork in Central Africa

Group dances, from Luis Devin's fieldwork in Central Africa (Bakoya Pygmies and Bakota, Gabon)
Learning of a Bakota group participation dance (top) and a Bakoya dance (bottom),
for a circumcision rite (Bakoya Pygmies and Bakota, Gabon).

Soundscape: community dance and voices in a
rainforest village (Pigmei Bakoya del Gabon).

Photo gallery of Luis Devin's field research, with soundscapes from the camps and African rainforest.
Section: Bakoya Pygmies and Bakota (Bantu) of Gabon.

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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 16:16.
Every minute, at least 25 hectares (250.000 m²) of forest are destroyed around the world (source: WWF).