Category Archives: Videos

How to Tie a Simple Golden Stone

A Simple Golden Stone is the featured pattern in this week’s tying video.  Tim Flagler ties his version on a size 14 hook and uses golden Australian possum for dubbing. As Tim says,”I won’t hesitate to fish it on or close …

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Video Hatch: “Jonas”

This short film from Museline features the story of one of the first fly anglers in Lithuania and his continuing legacy. “It’s not the fish we are after, but the experience.”

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Video Hatch: “Fly Fishing, Eh?”

This short film features Amber and Brendan Toner as they target monster trout, toss poppers to aggressive pike, and share how fishing defines their story together. Via Redington.

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Video Hatch: “Philosophy of Fishing”

In this short film shot on the Little Truckee River, Kieth Rutherford talks about what keeps him coming back to the water. Via Warp Wave.

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How to Tie the Evil Olive

Tim Flagler introduces the Evil Olive, a pattern that borrows from both Higa’s SOS and the W-D 40, in this week’s featured video. “I like how the mallard fibers get magnified and how the thorax looks like it’s about to bust …

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Video Hatch: “Italian Diaries Teaser”

This short film trailer from Brothers on the Fly features the waters of Italy and the journey of “taking the risk of leaving the sure thing for the uncertain.”

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Video Hatch: “The Alaska Salmon Program”

Based out of the University of Washington, the Alaska Salmon Program is the oldest continuously running salmon research program in the world, and investigates factors influencing salmon production in Bristol Bay, Alaska. This film from Jason Ching highlights the program’s …

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Video Hatch: “On the Line: Thompson Steelhead”

This short film from Caton Garvie beautifully highlights the work and wait of fly fishing for wild steelhead on British Columbia’s Thompson River.

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Video Hatch: “April”

Long winters pay off on Sweden’s west coast with beautiful spring sea trout, in this short film via Frenzy.

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How to Tie a Swimming Crane Fly Larva

For a long time, Tim Flagler says, he assumed crane fly larvae were best imitated with patterns designed for stationary presentation.  After some investigation, though, he’s convinced that patterns like his Swimming Crane Fly Larva are a better choice.  “I’ve had success …

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