Louisiana Reds on Fly

FFSW is in the marshes of Venice for some world-class redfishing...

October 20, 2011
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__ Just got back from a short stay in Venice, Louisiana, where we initially joined SFTV and Capt. Greg Dini of for some big redfish action. After prodcution wrapped up, I fished with Capt. Nick Sassic of Just as always, the fishing was outstanding. Here’s a few shots from the last two days of fishing! PHOTO: Spent the first part of the day throwing poppers to smaller reds. They were all over them! John Frazier
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Just missed the photo of a redfish blowing up a popper.
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John Hallberg holds up his first redfish of the day. John Frazier
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Fighting a good size red in the marsh. John Frazier
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Capt. Nick Sassic prepares to release a hefty Venice redfish. John Frazier
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Up close with a Louisiana redfish John Frazier
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Capt. Nick Sassic’s biggest redfish of the day. John Frazier
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When conditions are right, the orangey/red color of the fish can be seen from a great distance. John Frazier
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Venice redfish prior to release. John Frazier
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John Hallberg prepares to release a big redfish. John Frazier
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John Hallberg fights his biggest redfish of the day that he hooked on a huge sand flat. John Frazier
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Pulling a Louisiana redfish from the water to remove the hook. John Frazier
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John Hallberg’s huge redfish he caught on a sand flat in Venice, Louisiana. John Frazier

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