Thursday, December 5, 2013

First batch of scones

There is frost outside, temperature is dropping well bellow zero. While computer is rendering I did my first batch of scones. They are delicious eaten with homemade red currant jam that we made in September.
Now bread is in the oven and I need to drag myself back to work.




Monday, November 25, 2013

Memory from September fishing day on Ljubljanica

Hi
here are two stiched photographs developed from lx3 raw file.
They were shot here http://goo.gl/maps/2Ayjp on a bench next to Ljubljana rowing club, facing south-west. It was a tough day fishing, full moon and fish were not in the mood but evening turned out good for photography after a friend dropped by with few cans of Guinness :)




Thursday, November 21, 2013

Autumn evenings

Nothing more relaxing in dark autumn evenings than smoking a pipe and drinking beer , maybe with a good movie or a friend.



Monday, September 9, 2013

River Reka

Last week I went for the first time to the river Reka in south west Slovenia. Famous for its beauty  further down it runs  into the amazing Škocjan caves system. There was lots of small chub but unfortunately we didnt see any trout. Will certainly go back to those parts to try my luck next time.







Monday, August 26, 2013

KOKRA and PLANŠARSKO JEZERO FLY FISHING

Hi
on saturday I went fly fishing again. Kokra is small alpine stream close to Kranj , Slovenia.
It was great day out, lots of trout, brownies and rainbows. Some of my first successful hookups on dry fly .
Here you can see the river and my friend fishing in it



Friday, August 16, 2013

Fly fishing on Tržiška Bistrica

Hi
Yesterday I went fly fishing on small alpine river Tržiška Bistrica,
with experienced local fisherman, we had great time.
On the pics you can see my first small brown trout caught on fly :)
and some scenery shots.





Thursday, July 25, 2013

Hot air balloon

Hi here are a few pics from today flight in hot air balloon over Ljubljana moor.



Friday, May 24, 2013

Friday lunch Common pandora with roasted vegetables and herbs

Its all gone now this lovely lunch washed down with wine sorry you missed it smoking my pipe now :)


Tuesday, April 16, 2013

Personal best: 19lbs common carp

This beast took hold of my homemade zig rig yesterday . 19lbs and it was pulling like a train.
Later  he  was released to grow bigger soon :)




Sunday, April 14, 2013

Spring is here

Spring finally arrived and I was out quite a lot fishing this week. These  images  were taken by the lovely http://missrosettebrune.blogspot.com/ at my favorite fishing spot just 15min walk from our flat. The little lake is full of carp, roach, bream,pike, zander and catfish. With nice weather going on I will be spending my time here until the rivers get clear and low after melting snow in the Alps.

Tuesday, April 9, 2013

First mirror carp this year

Hi
spent all day yesterday at the local lake. It was quite productive two carp at about 7 lbs, one mirror and one common, four bream and a roach.Some group of pigeons were keeping me company all in all great start of spring season.

Tuesday, March 5, 2013

Fishing in Poreč, Croatia

Just came back from a wonderful week , fishing in Croatian town of Poreč. It is squid season at the moment and I managed to catch two one on the pic 1,12 kg and another at 700 grams. On Sunday it was Mojca's birthday so the big one got stuffed ;)




Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Getting ready for new season

Yesterday we spent a day at the seaside. Close to town Novigrad in Croatia. Beautiful weather all sorts of tactics and baits no bites :( Still a lovely day out even if I look a bit sleepy (we got up at 4h)

Thursday, January 31, 2013

Day at the sea

Hi went fishing to the seaside yesterday. It looked very promising but apart from this little fish nothing wanted my offerings I was hoping for some beast from Hemingway's novel but , maybe next time. Still a great day out and nice to spend some time by the sea :)




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