Short Topics: 

  • Choosing Your First Fishing Kayak
  • South Louisiana Gear essentials - what to take on what trip, targeting which species
  • Planning your first trip
  • Switching to artificial lures
  • Standing in the kayak to improve your knowledge of local conditions
  • Transferring your routes from a Lowrance GPS unit to Google Earth
  • Using Google Earth to keep track of your trips.



  • Jackson Kilroy - favorite kayak, over a year paddling it
  • AO Soft Cooler - over a year in with it, it has worked out great
  • Sunglasses - Maui Jim vs Kaenon vs Smith for best redfish sight fishing lens.

Photography on a kayak

4 part series:

  • 1) Framing and lighting using any camera
  • 2) Exposure basics - controlling shutter speed, ISO and aperture.
  • 3) Post processing
  • 4) Gear choices