For years, female fly fishers have complained that waders simply don’t fit them and that too many companies have used a “pink it and shrink it” strategy for creating women’s products from existing men’s versions. But with the introduction of the new Silver Sonic Convertible Top Wader, Orvis product designers have gone back to the drawing board to create a new sizing system that offers better fit and comfort for women of all shapes and. . .
Michelle Bowman is all smiles as she holds the first tarpon she’s ever caught from her SUP
Photo by Conway Bowman
Last week, we posted a great photo of Michelle Woo Bowman (Conway’s wife and a fine angler in her own right) fighting a juvenile tarpon from her standup paddleboard in Mexico. Today, we got access to the whole series of shots from that day. I’ve never actually been on an SUP, but after seeing these images and the ones from Chris Lewis from earlier in the week, I’m convinced that this is a pretty cool way to. . .
We know that Dave and Amelia Jensen produce fabulous photos and videos from their annual adventures, but this one just might take the cake for both its amazing fly-fishing action and its hilarious theme. If you don’t get. . .
That is a whole lot of wild brown trout to take on a dry fly. photo by photo by Jeremy Kehrein
As demonstrated by Sam Brown’s beautiful trout we featured last week, the Hendricksons are happening on the Battenkill here in southwestern Vermont. Christine Penn—Merchandise Coordinator and Analyst for Orvis Rod and Tackle—has been putting in her time on the water, and here are the spoils of her efforts. She took the fish below. . .