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Chasing Gold


53 slides

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A bunch of Carnavaleras -
A bunch of Carnavaleras
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A failed snap - These locks see some action!
A failed snap
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A fairly good one - A fairly good one teased out of the \' tree pool\'
A fairly good one
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A match -
A match
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A mojarra -
A mojarra
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A nice one caught on a 4-weight rod -
A nice one caught on a 4-weight rod
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A teaser pattern called Cabezona -
A teaser pattern called Cabezona
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A teaser pattern called Sabalo -
A teaser pattern called Sabalo
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Another lake dweller -
Another lake dweller
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Another strong fighter -
Another strong fighter
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Bizarre shaped -
Bizarre shaped
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Bunker style pattern -
Bunker style pattern
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Carolina and Heiko - The authors: Carolina Perez and Heiko Schneider
Carolina and Heiko
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Carolina stalking - Waist deep in dorado country
Carolina stalking
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Challenging wading - More than often it requires some challenging wading to get to the open water
Challenging wading
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Color impression - The beautiful tail of a dorado
Color impression
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Deer hair - Our most used deer hair pattern
Deer hair
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Deer hair popper - This fish took a large deer hair fly
Deer hair popper
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Dorado -
Dorado
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Dorado -
Dorado
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Dorado -
Dorado
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Dorado flies - Colorful, big eyes, lots of noise
Dorado flies
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Drilling in the reeds - Lots of places for a fish to disappear
Drilling in the reeds
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Eyes - Eyes work well on most baitfish patterns
Eyes
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First show - A fish shows itself for the first time after the take. The fish is seen in the picture \
First show
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Flawless - A flawless \
Flawless
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Golden indeed -
Golden indeed
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Grrrrr...! - Unhappy dorado
Grrrrr...!
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Huge popper - Even a huge popper will work
Huge popper
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Jungle like - Not all lakes are open water only
Jungle like
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Lake fighting - Heiko fighting a dorado
Lake fighting
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Low water - Low water reveals the bottom structure
Low water
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Odd shapes - Revealing themselves at low water
Odd shapes
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Packed with obstacles - You have to fight the fish carefully in these waters
Packed with obstacles
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Ready - This dorado is about ready to be landed
Ready
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Ready to be released - Carolina with a fish ready to go back
Ready to be released
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Releasing - Carolina releasing a dorado
Releasing
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Safely landed - In spite of only using a 5 kilo (10 lbs) tippet
Safely landed
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Searching the shallows -
Searching the shallows
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Space to cast - No problems with the back cast!
Space to cast
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Striking head - The dorado has a striking pattern on the sides of the head
Striking head
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Surface view - A fish close to the surface
Surface view
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Synthetic materials and silver flash - The flies become large and visible but yet light
Synthetic materials and silver flash
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Teaser pattern called Cabezona -
Teaser pattern called Cabezona
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The author with a small doradino -
The author with a small doradino
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The sky is the limit - Dorado are willing jumpers
The sky is the limit
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Tree stumps - The old trees visible at low water levels
Tree stumps
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Variety counts -
Variety counts
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Weighted deer hair pattern -
Weighted deer hair pattern
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What a beauty! - And the fish is nice too...
What a beauty!
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What fly to choose? - The same problem as everywhere else...
What fly to choose?
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Wire connections - Using braided wire on top and solid wire in the bottom three
Wire connections
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Wire loop - Looped twice, twisted and melted
Wire loop