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Arlen

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Wet Ones
« on: September 03, 2013, 10:47:48 AM »

Creatures of land and air often grace our pages, but not so many of an aqueous environment. Probably because photographing them in their own medium requires special equipment and approaches. In the interest of diversity, I'll add a couple. These fish were subsequently tagged and released as part of biological studies.



Rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) in spawning colors




Brook trout (Salvelinus fontinalis), which is actually a char
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Re: Wet Ones
« Reply #1 on: September 03, 2013, 11:21:24 AM »

These are gorgeous works!

In my area there is an annual salmon festival in fall where the kinds of subjects you showed above would do overwhelmingly well.

Nicely done!

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Re: Wet Ones
« Reply #2 on: September 04, 2013, 02:48:15 PM »

Thanks, Justan. Is that the Wenatchee River Salmon Festival that you're referring to?
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Re: Wet Ones
« Reply #3 on: September 04, 2013, 04:53:07 PM »

^Had not heard about that one but i was thinking of these folks:

http://www.salmondays.org/

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Re: Wet Ones
« Reply #4 on: September 05, 2013, 03:18:42 AM »

#2 is very well done.

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Re: Wet Ones
« Reply #5 on: September 06, 2013, 02:44:34 AM »

Been a long time since I've done any fisheries work.  Brings back memories...  Both well presented.

Mike.
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