Matt is back carp fishing on the river, gets a brace of carp and discusses his carp rig. Read about the challenges of catching a river carp at: http://www.frenchcarpandcats.com/blog/blogstory.php?seq=92
This is the first of three short HD films I made while fishing my carp lake in France in February. Within hours of arrival I managed to hook one of the big mirror carp that swim there and capture the entire sequence in real time on video. www.frenchcarpandcats.com
Properly caring for a carp on the bank is one of the most important aspects of carp fishing. We need to ensure the carp we catch are returned back to the water in excellent condition and suffer the least amount of stress or damage. In this video I show you exactly how to handle a carp out of the water, how to weigh it accurately and hold it safely for the camera. The video also covers treatment of wounds and how to return a carp safely to its home.