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photography: macro experiment

I tied a smallish, size 18, black nymph; a version of a Copper John but with a ultra fine black wire. First I used the macro lens to show the image near a couple of pebbles. 63 more words


Tungsten Torpedo Nymph - April 2014

Here’s a fly pattern from George Daniel’s book, Dynamic Nymphing.  Kevin Compton created it and, because of its fast sink characteristic, is a favorite pattern on the competition circuit.

Fly Of The Month



Forested beauty
Wooden flesh, branching antlers
Won’t trip when running

Spindiling fingers
Apetite for bugs and leaves
Skin washed in cold creek 

Attracts all
Absorbs sunny rays
Hates matches

Bad Poetry

The Girl

Love the girl with the multifaceted mind / Living her many lives secret inside

A muse, a nymph, a warrior / Sacred treasure locked inside her… 26 more words

Nymphs in a romantic garden - 1921

– 1921

  • Nymphs in a romantic garden
  • Oil and gouache on cardboard, 57,5 x 73,5 cm
  • Private collection

Gallery 1920 – 1929

Salvador Dali


A water nymph with ice-white eyes
Watches nearby as the sailor dies.
No pity within her liquid heart
For a creature who doesn’t know the art… 160 more words