Mervin Boey Fishing Note Book


Lovely Place Lovely People
February 27, 2011, 1:28 am
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Food gathering at Coho Fishing Tackle at Bali Lane

Pictures Taken by Ricoh GRD 2.



Devil’s Gold
February 26, 2011, 12:34 am
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Arapaima Gigas
February 25, 2011, 12:06 am
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The arapaima, pirarucu, or paiche (Arapaima gigas) is a South American tropical freshwater fish. It is a living fossil and one of the largest freshwater fishes in the world.

Arapaima can reach lengths of more than 2 m (6.6 ft), in some exceptional cases even more than 2.5 m (8.2 ft) and over 100 kg (220 lbs). The often cited maximum length of 4.5 m (14.8 ft) comes from a single second-hand-report from the first half of the nineteenth century, and is not confirmed.[citation needed] The maximum-cited weight for the species is 200 kg (440 lbs). Source from Wikipedia.

1 hour on Albright 5 wt rod.

Courtesy from Mah’s camera

Courtesy from Mah’s camera

Arapaima feeding in Singapore Zoological Garden

 



Fly Fishing with President Obama a Trip to Remember
February 22, 2011, 12:17 am
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Local fishing guide Dan Vermillion reacts as President Barack Obama almost hooks a trout on the East Gallatin River near Belgrade, Mont., on Aug. 14, 2009. Official White House photo by Pete Souza

Full write up by Brian Milne at here



Underwater Tarpon Fishing
February 14, 2011, 4:59 pm
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Home to largest Salmons Run
February 11, 2011, 12:16 am
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The Bristol Bay Watershed
http://vimeo.com/6199806



Peek-a-boo
February 7, 2011, 11:57 pm
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Taken underwater at a local fishing spot with Canon D10. After using it for almost a year, this is my comments below. Survived my Maldive trip when 90% of the time the camera was in saltwater while doing fly fishing.

Built = 4.5/5
Aesthetics = 4/5
Design = 4/5 (Abit bulky for some people but there is a reason)
Picture Quality = 4.5/5 ( For a budget waterproof camera, it beats the Olympus system hands down)




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