April 26, 2016 Respond
Front porch in Islamorada, FL 4-24-2016. Sunnyside of the Mountain, Tony Rosetti, lead and guitar, Mel Smothers, backup and fiddle. Burning Man 2015.
November 10, 2014 2
06-03-15: Back after a month in NYC. Tarpon still running, but Barracuda are hitting. 40″ and 34″ Greater Barracuda, Cheeka Rocks, Islamorada. Caught and released. 04-19-15: Video of Sailfish caught and released by Tony Rossetti. Using bait, he garnered the honor of the first sail caught on my boat. At the same time, a 10
August 3, 2014 Respond
Saltwater fish are mostly caught and released although some species are too tasty and plentiful to throw back. On the flats I’m using a 9 wt Sage rod and large arbor reel, floating line and 15 lb leader. On the reef and beyond, 12 wt Gold Cup rod and large arbor reel, floating line and
May 2, 2014 Respond
“Waiting for a hungry Tarpon on the flats, catching Bonnethead sharks” 12# Gold Cup Rod and Reel, 30lb leader, Mullet Puppet Fly.
April 12, 2013 Respond
Mel Smothers, Everglades National Park, Islamorada, FL. All fish are caught flyfishing. Most are photographed and released. 12-10-13: Last journal entry from Islamorada until spring. An octopus changes colors between the sunlight and shadow under my boat. A video of a run through the mangroves, and the catch of the day, Spanish mackerel and Yellow
April 25, 2012 Respond
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