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by letumgo
Sat Mar 28, 2020 9:57 am
Forum: Tutorials / Step-by-Steps / Video Demos
Topic: Displaying Flies (Mary Dette March Brown Dry)
Replies: 14
Views: 4281

Re: Displaying Flies (Mary Dette March Brown Dry)

Ronr - Here is another way to display single flies. I mounted this one on a post, using a dental floss threader and some superglue. Super easy, yet very effective.
by letumgo
Sat Mar 28, 2020 9:54 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: The Flies of Bob Olach (joaniebo)
Replies: 8
Views: 235

Re: The Flies of Bob Olach (joaniebo)

Ron, The flies are mounted on a piece of heavy white watercolor paper (I like the crisp white background, and texture of the surface). I used a heavy needle (left over from the thanksgiving turkey) to poke holed in the paper (one pair of holed for each fly), then used a long strand of fine copper wi...
by letumgo
Sat Mar 28, 2020 9:44 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Vixen and Hare Flymph
Replies: 14
Views: 144

Re: Vixen and Hare Flymph

Carl - When I was looking at your past couple photos, I marveled at the narrow DOF in the pictures. What aperture setting are you using? Looks like your using a really nice macro lens. Makes me want to play around with my good camera again. I've mostly transitioned to my iPhone for most photography ...
by letumgo
Sat Mar 28, 2020 7:22 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Vixen and Hare Flymph
Replies: 14
Views: 144

Re: Vixen and Hare Flymph

Mike - I love your description of the colors. An evocative description, that brings back happy memories. I smiled as I read it.
by letumgo
Fri Mar 27, 2020 8:00 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Vixen and Hare Flymph
Replies: 14
Views: 144

Re: Vixen and Hare Flymph

Furry nice! :D
by letumgo
Fri Mar 27, 2020 5:30 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Tups wingless wet
Replies: 6
Views: 124

Re: Tups wingless wet

Lovely.

What hackle color is that? Is it a pale honeydun, or ginger? Whatever it is, it really compliments the dressing.
by letumgo
Thu Mar 26, 2020 9:44 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Nothing to write home about
Replies: 8
Views: 267

Re: Nothing to write home about

Oh, I recognize that pattern. It’s called “Tartans Glory”. :D

Handsome fly. And no doubt very effective.

Thank you for the inspiration. ;)
by letumgo
Thu Mar 26, 2020 12:47 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: The Yellow Partridge.
Replies: 5
Views: 100

Re: The Yellow Partridge.

:o jaw dropping! Outstanding... both the fly and the photo.
by letumgo
Thu Mar 26, 2020 12:45 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Northern Girl
Replies: 2
Views: 67

Re: Northern Girl

The lyrics of the Beach Boy song “California Girls” Popped into my head. Love those northern girls. :D

Thanks for the smile. ;)
by letumgo
Thu Mar 26, 2020 12:39 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Wolverine Avenger
Replies: 8
Views: 139

Re: Wolverine Avenger

Deadly fly! Those guard hairs are gorgeous! Love it.