Captain al Lorenzetti and Tim C. Smith of skimmeroutdoors.com have produced and released a new video in DVD format. This video is a must for anyone that is thinking about trying fly-fishing in saltwater. Captain Al demonstrates fly-fishing tactics in the Everglades of southwest Florida and on his home turf on the south shore of Long Island, New York.
This hour and a half DVD is packed with information about tackle and fly-fishing techniques. Special attention is devoted to helping a beginner choose tackle that will be appropriate for entry level into the sport. Basic casting elements are discussed and demonstrated by captain al. The double-haul, roll-cast, back-cast, water-haul and other essential techniques are all reviewed as well as many other facets of the sport. Reels, rods, lines, leaders and flies are all discussed in a concise fashion so that the viewer will have a thorough understanding of the most important elements of saltwater fly-fishing. As always, Captain Al and Tim include fishing action throughout their productions.
This DVD has lots of action footage of Captain Al doing his thing with the fly rod. Captain Al has a ball with Striped Bass and Bluefish in the northeast along Long Island’s south shore. Al hooks up with captain Charles Wright of Chokoloskee Island in the Florida everglades. With captain Charles, Al catches permit and a number of other species that inhabit the backcountry of the everglades. Beautiful background scenery will set the mood and make this a truly enjoyable viewing experience. Anyone that has thought about giving saltwater fly-fishing a try will certainly love this DVD. Even seasoned veterans of the sport will learn something new. This DVD is a must for any angler’s video collection.