Re: "Best" Book/DVD on fly casting mechanics?
Fly Casting for your iphone or ipad.
Fly Casting? Hey, I got an App for that! Following are available from Itunes App Store. Each works on Iphone or Ipad.
Icast Virtual Fly Casting: Based on Carl McNeils popular DVD “Casts that catch fish”… Bill Gammel’s Five Principle of fly Casting Illustrated. Five videos illustrate each principle.. Free.. also available on Youtube... search for "Bumcast"
Fly Fishing with Left Kreh: Special Casts… videos of Lefty’s talking about a variety of presentation casts… free
Fly Fishing with Lefty Kreh: Four Principles of Fly Casting. – free
Fly Fishing with Lefty Kreh: Fly Casting Lessons: 23 short videos illustrating Lefty’s Approach to Casting (4.99)
Fly Fishing Trainer: Free intro package but anything but the simplest applications require additional in-line purchases.
Fly Fisherman: Streamside Guide. Lot of videos covering casting, fishing, flies, travel and so forth.. River Reports, Guide lists and not, as yet, well developed… Shows promise.. Free
Orvis Fly Fishing. Includes video on basic casting, animated knots, field guide to trout flies searchable by name or characteristics, access to download Tom Rosenbauer’s weekly podcast, stream reports by local guides and more. Stream reports cover Gunpowder, Lower and Upper Savage, North Branch of Potomac and Potomac from Chain Bridge to Point of Rock. Links to Orvis store of course. 14.99 but get a $10 Orvis Gift card with registration. This was recently on sale for 4.99... Many, many more streams are represented; put this together originally for local Maryland TU chapter.
Fly Fishing 3D HD.... a fly fishing game that claims to offer a realistic casting experience! Cast your line; catch a fish. Works with IPAD but not clear about Iphone. Requires IPADs tilt capabilities for casting...Intro version is free; upgrades are paid.
If I missed anything, post it up as a reply...