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Fishing Videos

500lb Grouper

We were running back from doing some sword fishing in the keys when we can across a boat fishing this large fish. We decided to stop and film what he had hooked.

It turned out to be about a 500lb Goliath grouper.

Waspcam Gideon 120fps slow motion video

I have had the Waspcam Gideon now for a few weeks and been using it on and off.  So far it’s been pretty easy to use as I learn my way around all the features.


This is a couple of video in 720p 120fps slow motion mode.

One is a boat run with my buddy Rick  DePaiva last week and the other was in the pool filming the Paul Brown Fat Boy as it glides though the water.



Bonefish tailing in ankle deep water


When walking the flats of Long Island Bahamas on a recent trip it started to rain and the winds died. This started the bonefish tailing in the slick calm waters.

Instead of casting I decided to get out the video camera. I followed this single tailer all the way into ankle deep water and got as close as 10′ away.

Wasp Cam Slick calm run in the Keys

Shot this on the Wasp Cam .. a gopro like camera with very similar specs and some even better and the gp3 black.

Boca Grande 2014: First light happy Tarpon

Shot this video over the memorial weekend at first light at Boca Grande Florida. The Tarpon was happy and milling around.

Mangrove fishing using the Wasp Cam

Here is a little clip of me fishing the mangrove this week. I am using the Wasp Cam to film with.

Wasp cam is a gopro competitor that seem to offer the same if not better feature for a much better price.

The coolest feature is the wrist watch RF remote that lets to preview what you are filming as well as control up to SIX camera with one remote!
So far I have noticed a much better battery life as well using the standard battery.

If you are a current GoPro user they have an adapters that will let you use all your gopro mount accessories as well.

Lots of features I have yet to try out like 120 fps and the free phone app. As I try them out I will how they perform.

This clip is 1080 60fps rendered to 720 for youtube,.

a video of Capt. Willy Le’s new Maverick HPX-S

Mosquito Lagoon Guides Day Off

I get a lot of people that ask me “what do you like to do when your not guiding?”. Most people think that since I am a full time fishing guide, the last thing I want to do is fish.

For some guides/captains yes, but for me and a handful of others, all we can think about is going fishing on our days off. It’s a great way for us to get in on the action on the pointy end of the boat. It’s also a great way to stay on top of the fish and know how they are acting for upcoming charters.

I made a short video of a day off with fellow Mosquito Lagoon guide Capt. Billy Rotne….enjoy!

- Capt. Willy Le

Sometimes I get lucky and come across a redfish frenzy on the flats

Usually in Tampa by when we see a fish feeding frenzy on the flats they are usually small jacks or ladyfish. Unless I am bored and want something to pull on the line, for the most part I avoid these things.

This day I got very lucky and the frenzy happens to be slot redfish. Though I have tried, but after that day I never saw it again.

Good thing I was wearing the Pivot Head glasses to capture the moment.

Catching a fish on the Mirror Dine.. full unedited video

This is a video of me working an area in Tampa bay during a high out going tide. The lure of choice was the suspending mirror dine.

This video is unedited from start to finish so you can see the process and how the lure was used to search for fish.