Archive for September 13th, 2010
I just wanted to thank everyone who participated in or helped with the shooting of Spring Creek: Ranchers, Anglers, Water and Trout this summer. Here's a list and hopefully I haven't missed anyone. Of course my friend Pete Caron, my angler for the first week in Montana. Steve Bielenberg and Cliff Inge at McCoy Spring Creeks. Dave Ashcraft at the Big Hole C4 Lodge. Pay Byorth at Montana Trout Unlimited. Tom and Mary Kay Milesnick over at the MZ Bar Ranch in Belgrade. Keith Comiso and Steve Gamble at the Gallatin River Lodge. David Thompson at Brickhouse Creative, who's help was incredible... especially when he rowed me out into Circle 3's pond so I could fish! Steve Summerhill and all the great people at The River's Edge Flyshop. Poncho McCoy and everyone at Circle 3 Spring Creek. Again David Thompson and Ben Winship for donating music from Fishing Music. Greg Fay at Fay Ranches . Jim Lovell and the crew at Confluence Consulting Inc. as well as the ranch owners of the stretch of Darlington Spring Creek we visited. Doug and Mary Hamilton at the Ponds. Tim Tollett and Frontier Anglers. Jeff Laszlo of Granger Ranches and driving force behind the award winning O'Dell Spring Creek Restoration project. Photographer Chris Stanford. Lori Pike and everyone at Mission Hill Family Estate Winery. Meghan Yewell and the great folks at Tree Brewing and Cutthroat Pale Ale. Mike Gettleman. Jim and Heather O'Connor at the 7 Half Diamond Ranch. Nick and Savass and the crew at Troutwaters Fly and Tackle. Web designer and friend Stephen Hayes-McCoy. Jim Klug and the cool folks at Yellow Dog Flyfishing Adventures. Brian at The Madison River Fishing Company. Gerry and Susan Frederick. The Montana Film Office. The Thompson Okanagan Tourism Association. Jon Summerland at the Okanagan Film Commission. Phil Epp. Dr. Murray A. Roed. And of course my wife Jessica Samuels. There's still lots of shooting going on this year, including shoots on the Kettle River and the Adams River. As well a full summer and fall of on location shooting in Montana is in the planning. Post production on Spring Creek: Ranchers, Anglers, Water and Trout will begin late 2011. Till then, thanks to everyone.