Fishing on film
A DVD filmed at sea by fishermen on various different kinds of fishing boats includes Shetland vessels.
At The Fishing, Volume 9 features trawling for whitefish and prawns, mid-water trawling, seine net fishing, inshore and deep water creeling for lobster and crab, and scallop dredging.
Included in the two hours of footage, filmed in all weathers, are the pelagic boats Research and Azalea and the whitefish boat Endeavour.
The DVD is available at £18.99 from Craig Taylor, 11 Hatston Park, Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1UB, telephone 07802 440068, and local stockists LHD Marine Supplies in Lerwick and Leask’s Electrics in Whalsay. It can also be ordered online from the website www.fishingboatvideos.co.uk