we speak in colors field recordings is the personal publishing house for andrew armstrong. offering an insight into neighborhoods and peoples' brains through audio conversations, photo essays, videos, and think-pieces.



in, out, and around abu dhabi with farah bushnaq (001)

an enquiry and chronicling of najda, one of abu dhabi's oldest working class neighborhoods, featuring conversation with babu of what palm hair salon and a live performance of "prednisone" by we speak in colors (andrew armstrong).

written by andrew armstrong co-directed and produced by matt gagle and andrew armstrong filmed and edited by matt gagle

live song: "prednisone" by we speak in colors (andrew armstrong)

music: "drift" by RIVKA

special thanks to: babu of what palm hair salon / shapla house restaurant / al liwan cafeteria / halwyatal madlwka al shamia sweets shop


place, food, and language with estonian photographer ingrid nielsen (002)

(Video not yet available, but here is the audio.)