all the shots are in sequence, as witnessed, in less than twenty minutes time.
-the opening shot is a recreation of a famed acrylic painting portrayal of the same scene.
I did not try to closely duplicate the early eighties image, but, I think it is probably pretty close.
With video, the blinking yellow lights mean something, whereas in the iconic painting, they are not evident
-The Kampong is the estate home of David Fairchild, our greatest American horticulturist. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_Fairchild
Many of our present, old, exotic trees were planted by David Fairchild, himself.
David Fairchild died on yesterday's date, August 6th, in the year of my birth, 1954.