Tim Cammisa breaks down his history tying flies online and building a fly fishing brand while working full time. He shares some sweet fly tying tips and gives us a glimpse at a special fly fishing conference that he attends each year.
Tim talks about Lake Erie Steelhead, his home trout waters and the fly tying video that got 150,000 views for him. He shares what it has taken him to become a leader in the online fly fishing space.
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Show Notes with Tim Cammisa
07:08 – Tim’s “From Vise to Water” video series where he is stepping outside of just fly tying videos
08:50 – Project Healing Waters and Tim’s video that is helping to get the word out on a great cause
12:00 – Lake Erie is Tim’s home Great Lake and home waters
12:50 – Ian’s Brass Ass fly pattern from the Orvis blog and other killer patterns notes
13:15 – The Mop Fly Pattern as demonstrated by Tim in this youtube video
15:00 – A guest tyer on Tim’s channel demonstrates Intruder fly pattern
20:15 – He had 150,000 views on this fly tying video on techniques for finishing a fly
22:55 – John Dun was as steelhead mentor
25:05 – Chuck Furimsky is the lead for the International Fly Tying Symposium
30:16 – Bob Clouser ties his minnow here. Tim noted that Bob described to him how to name his next fly
31:00 – Kelly Gaulop’s fly tying channel
59:00 – This is the link to Tim’s recommended fly fishing companies that he shares on his website
You can find Tim at TroutandFeather.com if you have any questions or want to just say thanks and connect with him.
Conclusion with Tim Cammisa
I wanted to give Tim a huge Thank you for coming on the show and taking some time out of his day. This was a special episode as we are stepping a little outside of the steelhead focused podcast.
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