Ambience Sound Library
City streets are the channels of all the possibles. They are a heat place for sensorial stimulus connecting people lives and their urban activities throughout the day. Yet when it becomes quiet, we still perceive the energy. We are able to sense the mood of the moment with serenity.
Perfect Exterior City Roomtone
These recordings were made at ground level with very few editing in order to keep them natural. They therefore are intended to be as close as a human would experience the city in a daily basis. At times, distinct activities can be heard from distance although the most noisiest events were taken out. Each files are loopable. Also every season and weather condition are represented. This library has been thought for the universal need of sonic bed in urban scenes, used as glue or ‘exterior roomtone’.
This selection is the result of 15 months of recording throughout the multicultural city of Montreal (considered the most European City in North-America). Where the mix of culture in this city gives it a universal flavor that makes it belongs to the world of the 21st Century. Various seasons and weather conditions have been captured.
The library is available in stereo, and surround (Quad).
- 60 Stereo ambience and 27 Surround ambience recordings between 1 to 5 minutes long each
- Various settings, locations and time of the day
- Different weather conditions: as sun, wind, rain, snow…
- Bitdepth: 24 Bits
Samplerate: 96 KhzAll files are in lossless high definition: wave files in a resolution of 24 bits and 96000 KHz.
- Multiple format Option: 4.0 / 2.0We cherish our ready-to-use approach. We subsequently offer multiple surround formats for your various needs
- Detailed metadata embedded:
Soundminer / iXML / XMP / id3Well-grounded metadata are included with every files easy to import in any sound asset management app (see the file list next to the buying options)
- Descriptive file namesWe take great care in categorizing and giving expressive names on each of our files which makes them easy to select even without metadata.
- More than 2 hours of quietude
- Instant download worldwide (S3)We store our files on Amazon S3, and thus make it easy and fast to download. After your purchase, you’ll get a strong and fast download link(s) to your product(s).
- Loop seamlesslyAll files are seamlessly loopable, and thus allow you to make it lasts as long as you wish.
- Royalty-Free LicenceYou get a lifetime non-exclusive royalty-free grant for the use of these samples inside your projects (see the licence for details)
- Recorded at various time of the dayFrom dawn to the deep night, but also in various weather conditions, and at different time of the year through January to March.
- Gear used:Sound Devices MixPre, Audient Mico, Sound Devices 788T, Zoom H4N and the microphones Rode NT5 and MKH8090The ORTF configuration, or double ORTF (surround) was used for all the recordings
- Lifetime free updates and extensionsYou get unlimited free access to future updates and extensions on this product (see our product versions chart)