Gallery of Horrors: The Recording Media Edition

May 18th, 2010 § 2 comments § permalink

The first in a series, I suspect. A colleague asked me to post some photos of damaged audio media from my various disaster response projects. Much of this was salvaged by an assortment of genius audio engineers, and none of it was easy to work with.

Sub-optimal media storage

Audio tape unpacked from its hub

Moldy and vermin eaten tapes

Playback equipment under cover during construction

Poorly wound audio tape

Tapes recovered from flooded storage