Neighbor caught a Nikon 70-200mm lens on his lure today!

1 year 3 weeks ago #593399 by Finn
My neighbor who was bottom fishing today, called me over to his house to see what he caught.  I knew something was up because of how he asked for me to come over.  Sure enough when I got there, in a cooler was a large mouth bass and a Nikon 70-200mm lens!  The lens you can tell had been in the water for a long time.  Someone must have dropped that lens into the lake as there was no camera on it.  Talk about a catch.

There's something you don't every day! 


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1 year 3 weeks ago #593401 by effron
If it was in the cooler, it must have been a keeper....

Why so serious?
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1 year 3 weeks ago #593409 by Crazyguy
Ha!  I bet that must have felt like a whale pulling in!  

An Irishman is not drunk as long as he can hold on to one blade of grass to keep from falling off the world.
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1 year 3 weeks ago #593483 by Hoss
Ha!  That is catch!


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1 year 3 weeks ago #593533 by Roy Wilson
You think that is a lucky catch. 

This person landed a $55,000 engagement ring


Canon 5D Mark II, 30D, 40D, 50 1.2L, 16-35 2.8L Mark II, 24-105 4L IS, 24-70 2.8L, 70-200 2.8L IS, 85 1.8, 4 x 580 EX(II)
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1 year 3 weeks ago #593556 by Cliff
I wonder if someone stepped forward to claim that ring? 


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1 year 3 weeks ago #593628 by Don Granger
That had to been one serious hook in order to catch that lens.  Actually the ring is more amazing when you factor in the size and odds of hooking that thing.  Not to mention it staying on your hook while you pull it in!  


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1 year 3 weeks ago #593712 by Francis
+1 I was thinking the same thing


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1 year 3 weeks ago #593984 by Zach Mosher
That's just awesome.  I would have been like :woohoo:


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