Brian Schmidt, aka the Fly Production Specialist at Umpqua Feather Merchants, plays with flies all day long at work. Honestly…

Check out this video of Brian testing the Flutter Eel, a new pattern by John Yankanich. Brian tests all new Umpqua fly patterns in this massive bass tank at the company headquarters and field tests them in bass ponds and gold medal trout fisheries around the state. Click this link to see how exactly one gets paid to do such things.