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9 Dec 2013

Duck Boat Update!

Author: TheBirdySportsman | Filed under: Hunting, Layout Boat

The little ol duck boat has transformed since my last post. I’ve removed the trolling motor and patched the holes, created a motor mount and added a 6.5hp longtail, created doors out of wire shelves, and finally got her painted and camo’d. I’ve had her out to hunt on several occassions, but it was early [...]

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11 Sep 2013

Duck boat find!

Author: TheBirdySportsman | Filed under: Hunting

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31 Jan 2013

Offseason Project!

Author: TheBirdySportsman | Filed under: Uncategorized

This is going to be the year I do it. I’ve been thinking about making a duck boat for a while now, but not just any duck boat.

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31 Jan 2013

The Swimming Canon!

Author: TheBirdySportsman | Filed under: Uncategorized

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Made the mistake my wife always new I would mike with my T3i… Read More...

15 Jan 2013

Solo Hunt {Photos}!

Author: TheBirdySportsman | Filed under: From the Field

It was a slow day in the blind by myself, so I figured I would play with the camera and the new wireless remote I just got. Still learning! Once again, my main purpose for this camera is to video blind banter, but there isn’t much of that while flyin solo.

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24 Dec 2012

Photos from the field!

Author: TheBirdySportsman | Filed under: From the Field

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I recently picked up a new toy, a Canon T3i. I plan to eventually use it to film hunts and some hunting blind chatter. Until I get everything I need to do the filming I have taken it along on a few hunts to do a little trial and error, learning as a I go. I have some basic understanding of camera settings, but still have a lot to learn. Here are some photos I have taken.

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20 Sep 2012

Waterfowl Forecast…looking good.!

Author: TheBirdySportsman | Filed under: Hunting

It’s that time again, when my palms begin to sweat from my excitement for the upcoming season. I’m no expert on how drought conditions in surrounding states effect the local waterfowl but if this teal season is any indication of the size of the mallard front that’s on its way, then things are looking pretty [...]

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27 Aug 2012

Film Review: Searching For West!

Author: TheBirdySportsman | Filed under: Film

Every once in a while there is a film that comes along that has an unexpected twist. I was thrown a complete curve ball when I sat down to watch the short film from Helio Collective featuring Seacat Creative‘s Mark Seacat. I knew I was going to see some incredible cinematography thanks to the trailer [...]

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11 May 2012

Duckorations – Bday gift from mom.!

Author: TheBirdySportsman | Filed under: Uncategorized

Apparently my mother knows my desk is a lil bare at work so she hooked me up with these cool lil guys. Might have to add them to the decoy spread next fall… Thanks mom!

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3 May 2012

Vizsla stalking a coyote decoy!

Author: TheBirdySportsman | Filed under: Dogs

I always love to see a dogs nature take over. Rasta the Vizsla creeps up on an unsuspecting coyote decoy. A commentor on Youtube thinks that Rasta is backing the coyote but it doesn’t appear that way to me, what do you think?

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