Jul 14, 2019
Part of the delay in getting this episode out was fishing (I knew you'd understand). On the positive side, that fishing gave me the opportunity to get some good pictures of crane flies while I was out there.
This is one of my favorites - mostly because it shows what night collecting with a UV light can be...
Jun 1, 2019
I don't have a huge number of pics of aquatic spiders - in part because some of the coolest ones are in locales where I have yet to travel. But here is what I've got:
Dock spiders - Genus Dolomedes - these guys are great, big and super creepy. There is something about swimming in a local pond and seeing these guys on...
May 12, 2019
I had grand plans to tie lots of flies and take lots of pictures for you. I even purchased some extension tubes for my camera so I could take some really nice close ups. Well, two things happened – like a lot of you I’m sure, life’s other responsibilities have managed to get in the way so I’ve been having a...
Mar 7, 2019
Sorry folks, been pretty sick this week, so I'm both behind and don't have as many good patterns and pics as I'd like. But enough woe is me, here is what you are looking for:
First - here's the link to the March Brown Madness event coming up this Saturday in Brunswick Maine - it is a hoot.
Jan 1, 2019
Ok folks, here are some patterns and pics for Episode 29 on Beetles.
First we’ll talk about the whirligig beetles – in part because they are so cool.
Here is a picture showing their split eyes. You can see the two eyes on the topside – used for seeing above water. And then if you look at the left side of the...