Brian J Dalton

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How to Tie the Hotspot Pheasant Tail Nymph

This pattern might not impress Frank Sawyer and Al Troth—originators of the slim, elegant Pheasant Tail Nymphs most of us use—but the proof is in the …


18 Tips For Tying Better Streamers

Once you start fishing streamers, you never go back. If you are a streamer flinger, you know it the first time you tie one on. You huck and duck and …


Take It Slow

East Fork of Bear River

Welcome to KSL Outdoors, I'm Adam Eakle and welcome to the high Uintahs. We are here along the East Fork of the Bear River. Today we are going to …


Video Pro Tip: How to Get a Fly Out of a Tree

It’s gonna happen eventually: you’re going to get your fly stuck in a tree on the opposite bank of the river you’re fishing. So, what’s the best way …


Trout Fishing and the Full Moon

Photo by Louis Cahill<p>The days can be slow, but the nights can be epic.<p>I got an email from a reader the other day asking me to solve a fly fishing …


How to Use a Tripod (and When)

We’ve all seen them. The professional photographer – a rare breed dressed in a safari vest with countless pockets, a fanny pack (I mean, seriously? …

How to Add Clouds to a Sky in Photoshop

To add realistic clouds to any sky we recommend using these techniques to match colors, tones, and style from one image to another.

Straighten, Rotate, or Flip A Photo in Lightroom

<i>Note: This post is from our book Develop Great Images in Lightroom (available on iBookstore & Scribd).</i><p>A crooked photo can be downright distracting …

How I Made Myself a DIY Spider Light for $40

I recently made myself a DIY Spider Light as a thrifty alternative to the Spiderlite that costs hundreds of dollars. The entire project ended up …


21 Christmas Songs To Listen To This Instant

<i>Last year, we gave you a list of great Christmas songs. This year, we're re-gifting the concept. Enjoy 21 more songs that will surely brighten your holiday season.</i><p><b>Bing Crosby, "It's Beginning to Look A Lot Like Christmas"</b><p><b>Johnny Mathis, "Winter Wonderland"</b><p><b>Kelly Clarkson, "White Christmas"</b><p><b>Eartha</b> …