Tag: Video

Holsinger’s Fly Shop – Blowtorch Nymph

I’m not sure if I’ve featured that much of Shawn’s work, but if not, it’s about time. Here, Shawn explains how to tie a Blowtorch Nymph: a medium-to-heavy bead-head nymph. Particularly, this fly works well as a point or dropper on a tight-line nymphing rig, depending on how it’s tied. Holsinger’s fly shop is a read more …

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Eggs Over Easy

Yesterday, we saw a quick, guide-style, fly pattern called the antron egg with a tutorial from Tightline Video. Today, I’m tying up quicker and easier versions of this fly called ‘Eggs Over Easy,’ which was predictably also explained beautifully by Tim Flagler. Find the relevant tutorial below, and get working on these ‘Over Easy’ sole-material read more …

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Headbanger Sculpin

After heading up to Erie yesterday, today is just a lazy Sunday. Calls for plenty of sitting around with afternoon football, and a few fly tying videos. The highlight of which is definitely the Headbanger Sculpin, brought to us by Rich Strolis and the fellas at Schultz Outfitters. It looks to be an effective pattern, read more …

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Trout & Feather – Tim Cammisa

There are so many people online putting out fly tying tutorials today, and that makes the information more available than it ever has been. However, this abundance makes it easy for the sources to blend together. Even in this ‘market,’ Tim Cammisa has a personality, and an air of sincerity that differentiates him from the read more …

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How to Fish a Soft Hackle

There are a lot of fly fishing tutorials available online, but like anything else on the internet, you’ll likely need to do a bit of sorting. Luckily though, RIO Products is making the decision easy with their new introductory series of videos. The first video in the series, “How to Fish a Soft Hackle,” has read more …

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Hank Patterson 2017

Are you feeling extra exhausted today? Perhaps, inconsolable? Maybe you’re feeling let down, disappointed, or abandoned. Maybe these feelings have something to do with a television program you watched recently. Perhaps it was another reality television show. The characters acting in their usual fashion… squabbling and squawking. Bickering for the entirety of the 1.5 hour, read more …

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Cleaning Up Those Dirty Pictures

As someone who tries to share photos of flies on a regular basis, I definitely still struggle with the logistics of taking the photographs. With hair, wire, synthetics, dubbing, and thread packed within tight confines, it can be difficult. Overwings can cast shadows on the thorax of the fly, legs cause the fly to sit read more …

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Bluelining – Redington: Find Your Water

Redington nails it again with the latest in their series of ‘Find Your Water’ videos. This one follows a pair of younger anglers through the southern Appalachian foothills. In only a few minutes, this video perfectly exemplifies what I love about bluelining here in the Laurel Highlands. Short video. Definitely inspiring. Check it out below. read more …

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