• Birkhall trout

    Birkhall trout - Click the image to enlarge.

  • Pretty fish

    Pretty fish - Click the image to enlarge.

  • On a Cape stream

    On a Cape stream - Click the image to enlarge.

  • Orange River 2

    Orange River 2 - Click the image to enlarge.

  • Profile of a rainbow

    Profile of a rainbow - Click the image to enlarge.

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Fly Fishing

Underwater Fly Fishing Photography

Saturday, 19 June 2010 10:06
TIPS ON UNDERWATER PHOTOGRAPHY IN RIVERS AND STREAMS Here are a few pointers that came to us the hard way – trial and error experiences over the last five years in the field. We began taking underwater fly fishing work pretty seriously back in November 2004 and we’ve been at…

Photographing Fish

Sunday, 06 June 2010 08:56
In this article I only want to deal with taking pictures of fish; no anglers included. I want to illustrate some of the do’s and don’ts I’ve learned over the years and to give you some tips to improve your own pictures. Later in the month I will touch on…

April May Newsletter and Diary

Wednesday, 19 May 2010 17:16
For more images of my trip to Rhodes follow the link at the bottom of this page... End of the Western Cape season , the Kraalstroom and a Chinese Ferrari Graeme Field on the Kraalstroom The end of season here in the Western Cape didn’t so much tail off, as…

March 2010

Monday, 12 April 2010 15:07
MARCH 2010 This March was a beautiful month for visitors to the Cape, but for fly fishers there wasn’t enough rain and a little too much heat for the stream fishing to be much good. And the lament was pretty universal around the country. No one seemed to be doing…

February 2010

Tuesday, 23 March 2010 07:32
FEBRUARY 2010 DISAS I found a bunch of blood red disas (Disa uniflora) right alongside me on the bank of a tiny, Western Cape mountain stream I occasionally fish. I’ve seen them only a few times before, on the upper Witte and the Witels, but that was years back and…

The pretty Broederstroom

Tuesday, 05 June 2012 04:25
The Broederstroom Photos by Christoff Badenhorst Situated in the beautiful Magoebaskloof area and started in 1911, the Haernertsburg Trout Association is one of the oldest fly fishing clubs in South Africa. Among its many waters is the pretty Broederstroom, a brown and rainbow trout stream captured here by Christoff Badenhorst.…