Friday Fish Porn – CA Bugs!

Austin Dannhaus has been around the education scene for a while but came to fishing late. Now, he’s making up for lost time. Here he is fishing the caddis hatch on the McLeod River in California. Caddis are pretty ubiquitous bugs that trout at times go bananas for. They come up through the water column and […]

Friday Fish Porn – Ontario Salmon

Taylor Bard is on the team here at Bellwether – and she and her husband fish. Here he is in late summer with his dad and a few friends on Lake Ontario targeting King Salmon. That’s him on the right two-fisting. So spouses and fathers-in-law are fair game here. Send your pics. If you want […]

Friday Fish Porn – Wallerstein

Ben Wallerstein of Whiteboard Advisors shows up around here on fish porn from time to time in the salt and with freshwater fish. Here he is this summer in Laguna Madre with some redfish:                 Want more? Here are fish pictures and fish porn with education types – dating back […]

Posted on Oct 5, 2018 @ 8:00am

Friday Fish Porn – South Platte

Joe Ventura works on comms at TNTP. He has fantastic taste in music. And he’s getting into fishing. So a lot that we like around here. He’s the guy on the left in this picture taken on the South Platte near Deckers while he was out with Kerry Caraghar. They got into brown trout. You, […]

Friday Fish Porn – Ringmaster

America Succeeds’ Tim Taylor is no stranger around here. He’s appeared in fish porn before (for instance here and here) and some adjacencies like ducks. Today, some pictures from a recent Mexico trip – triggerfish on their way to being cerviche and Tim’s strategy for making new friends wherever he goes.         […]

Posted on Sep 21, 2018 @ 8:30am

Friday Fish Porn: Cousin Of Big Red

Longtime readers know that the Willcox family are not strangers to fish porn. There is the legend of Big Red, of course. We’ve featured James and also his mom (more than once), his daughter, and some of Big Red’s better known offspring. Today we’ve got Big Red’s cousins courtesy of James’ wife and daughter. These […]

Friday Fish Porn: Hog!

Look at education consultant and pride of North Carolina Simmons Lettre with this fish! Her biggest yet on a fly rod. Lettre who worked with New American Schools, ERS, and Charter Board Partners, which she co-founded, before going independent had some downtime in Colorado this week so she went fishing. Why not, right? And then […]

Friday Fish Porn: The Mayor With A Gar

We’ve had a lot of fish here over the years, different kinds of trout, salmon, large and smallmouth bass, stripers, shad…but we’ve never had a gar. Until today. Here’s Kevin Kosar, by day an analyst but more importantly the Mayor of Fish Porn again, with a gar he caught last weekend in the shadow of […]

Friday Fish Porn! Family Ties

Jennifer Schiess is a principal at Bellwether, she’s a former non-partisan senior aide in the Texas legislature focusing on education issues, worked in higher ed, and taught high school English. She’s great, you should know her because you’ll learn from her. But…her brother is the flyfisher in the family. Here is his last week with […]