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Forum: Off-topic Discussion 12-31-15, 07:53 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 951
Posted By fontinalis
Nice. If all else fails, you have the beginnings...

Nice. If all else fails, you have the beginnings of a "Dreamcatcher." (3:30 mark in video)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yhfd9dIkXEk

Sorry, can't seem to get the video to embed directly.
Forum: Chattahoochee River 12-31-15, 01:11 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,994
Posted By fontinalis
Great stuff, fishemon! orey10m: As FM...

Great stuff, fishemon!

orey10m: As FM mentions, the huge brown bird was likely an immature Bald Eagle. The other possibility would be Golden Eagle, but these are uncommon and require a very...
Forum: Photography 03-07-14, 08:02 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 847
Posted By fontinalis
Thumbs up Wow, that was great. Thanks. The scene at...

Wow, that was great. Thanks.

The scene at 0:50 with the fog rolling through the valley reminded me of water tumbling across a rocky stretch of stream; that was nicely done.
Forum: Photography 03-05-14, 12:42 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 793
Posted By fontinalis
Iceland Salmon

Cool video on Atlantic salmon in Iceland.

Icelandic Fly Fishermen on Vimeo
Forum: Warm Water Reports--Freshwater 03-05-14, 12:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,066
Posted By fontinalis
Nice bass. And even better user name. Love it,...

Nice bass. And even better user name. Love it, man. :cheers:
Forum: Off-topic Discussion 02-21-14, 09:10 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,950
Posted By fontinalis
Remoh, Last winter I saw a Ruby-Crowned...

Remoh,

Last winter I saw a Ruby-Crowned Kinglet on my suet feeder for the first time; this winter a pair of Golden-Crowned Kinglets showed up in the backyard one day. They are indeed tiny--as one...
Forum: Beyond Georgia 02-20-14, 02:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,650
Posted By fontinalis
Great account and photos, thanks. It sounds...

Great account and photos, thanks.

It sounds to me like the brown trout are the real problem.

I'm not very familiar with gill lice, but from what I've read, several of the species appear to be...
Forum: Off-topic Discussion 01-20-14, 07:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,314
Posted By fontinalis
Looks more like a scene from Gainesville, FL.

Looks more like a scene from Gainesville, FL.
Forum: Ask the Experts 01-16-14, 11:42 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,479
Posted By fontinalis
Neat. That was most likely a resident lamprey...

Neat. That was most likely a resident lamprey species as well. The terms "eel" and "lamprey" get tossed around loosely and often used in tandem. The true American eel is a migratory fish (like...
Forum: Off-topic Discussion 01-10-14, 12:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,226
Posted By fontinalis
Well said. People get way too hung up on stats...

Well said. People get way too hung up on stats and conferences.
Forum: Off-topic Discussion 01-10-14, 12:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,226
Posted By fontinalis
Sorry, that article lost all credibility with...

Sorry, that article lost all credibility with this line:

“What if I told you…”
- A four year starter at QB for a powerhouse program in the SEC...“…was an afterthought in the upcoming NFL Draft?”...
Forum: Ask the Experts 01-09-14, 10:31 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,392
Posted By fontinalis
If you like or want to fish small streams: ...

If you like or want to fish small streams:

The Orvis Guide to Small Stream Fly Fishing: Tom Rosenbauer: 9780789322258: Amazon.com:...
Forum: Ask the Experts 01-09-14, 10:21 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,392
Posted By fontinalis
A lot depends on whether you're looking for...

A lot depends on whether you're looking for technical "how-to" fishing books or fishing stories/tales.

For technical stuff, the Orvis guides by Tom Rosenbauer are very good.

For just plain...
Forum: Ask the Experts 01-07-14, 03:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 697
Posted By fontinalis
I've seen one take a peach egg dropped into the...

I've seen one take a peach egg dropped into the "flow" produced by the input water pipe in a small (1/4-acre) pond. The fish was holding in the flow and facing the pipe, presumably eating whatever...
Forum: Off-topic Discussion 01-03-14, 12:56 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 214
Posted By fontinalis
New Jersey Fishing Guide (book)?

Does anyone have any recommendations on a good guide to fishing/hiking/outdoor recreation in New Jersey (any or all of the above)? This will be a going-away gift for someone, so something on the...
Forum: N. Georgia Small Streams--Trout Reports 01-03-14, 09:49 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,825
Posted By fontinalis
A big brown can only be named "FUDGE."

A big brown can only be named "FUDGE."
Forum: Warm Water Reports--Freshwater 01-02-14, 10:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 793
Posted By fontinalis
Thumbs up Solid! By the way, I think you can add another...

Solid! By the way, I think you can add another species to your outing. The fish in photo 5 looks like a white perch. I've caught them near shore on Lake Murray while fishing for bluegill with...
Forum: Photography 12-31-13, 11:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,134
Posted By fontinalis
Just plain awesome. Great narrative taking us...

Just plain awesome. Great narrative taking us through the seasons to accompany those superb photos.

I must ask: What type of camera(s) produced most of those images? If I went through all the...
Forum: General Information 12-31-13, 09:07 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,999
Posted By fontinalis
A mix of Peanut M&Ms and dry roasted peanuts...

A mix of Peanut M&Ms and dry roasted peanuts (Planters fully salted). Seems strange, I know, but the MSG from the peanuts does something magical to the M&Ms; I can't explain it other than that.
...
Forum: Off-topic Discussion 12-30-13, 02:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 969
Posted By fontinalis
Mike, I have no firsthand experience, but a...

Mike,

I have no firsthand experience, but a buddy of mine was just talking about this recently so I asked him again. He has an older 3-bedroom home with a relatively old insert. All it says is...
Forum: Warm Water Reports--Freshwater 12-25-13, 08:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,223
Posted By fontinalis
Thumbs up Excellent. That red line around the pond must...

Excellent. That red line around the pond must mean "Don't even think about casting your line here unless you got Mad Fishin Skillz!" :rotfl:

Nice work on the fishing and video.

Happy...
Forum: Warm Water Reports--Freshwater 12-23-13, 01:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,810
Posted By fontinalis
Haha. I wish I could claim to live there. ...

Haha. I wish I could claim to live there. Luckily I have family there and I'm only a few minutes away.
Forum: General Information 12-23-13, 11:45 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,587
Posted By fontinalis
Regarding photos, in my opinion, water shots look...

Regarding photos, in my opinion, water shots look better than out-of-water shots anyway. A fish in the water/surface film looks great (see madfishinskillz avatar shot above, for example), usually...
Forum: Warm Water Reports--Freshwater 12-22-13, 08:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,810
Posted By fontinalis
"Winter" Action at the Local Stream

December 22. 70 degrees. I'll take it. The rain was still a few hours away and the neighborhood stream was on fire. Keep in mind these fish are coming from a creek that one can jump across in...
Forum: Fly Tying 12-20-13, 12:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,212
Posted By fontinalis
Nice stone. I'm a big fan of rubber legs. ...

Nice stone. I'm a big fan of rubber legs.

Not to take away from your excellent nymph, but that last photo got me thinking like a trout looking up at one of those floating on the surface. On a...
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