Here’s the rest of the videos that will be looping all weekend in the fishermen’s lounge at the Pacific Marine Expo. Dave Clark | Togiak Herring 2016 | Taste Of Sliver HothBrothers | Moderately Dangerous Catch Short documentary of Southeast Alaska summer salmon tending on the F/V Haida Chief. Micheal Corl | Spring Longline 2016 Read more..

Its time for the Pacific Marine Expo! Come by the Fishermen’s Lounge and enjoy some of the best commercial fishing videos from the 2016 cycle. Keep the videos coming! The best of the best will be uploaded to the Haul Of Fame in January. Here, we have a look at ten of the shorts that Read more..

The interwebs are a buzz with a recent YouTube upload from Justin Hoyt, who manages to mesmerize us with an epic homage to Alicia Keys “No One.” Viewers are treated to a slushy dock dance sesh in beautiful Hoonah, Alaska. (I actually fished primarily out of Hoonah this past summer for the first time. It Read more..

  One the local trawlers found themselves beached in Ventura this week. The crew easily made their way to safety, but the boat was left to the mercy of the pounding beach break. Check out the video of the day to see more details.   Find Related Stories On FlipBoard          

  Tune in the get all the latest details and progress on the ongoing salvage mission in Ventura for the F/V Day Island. Find Related Stories On FlipBoard  

The F/V Angelette unties from the dock in the Ventura Harbor to head out and look for squid along the California coast.  The California Market Squid Fishery has suffered from a serious lack of abundance due to the powerful El Nino weather pattern of 2015.  As the new year starts, only a third of the Read more..

Crab Lapse 2016 from Jerry Petersen on Vimeo. Crab season is here!  While California is still waiting for the official word on their contaminated Dungy fishery, Oregon and Washington are ferociously on the hunt for those yummy bugs.   Big Thanks to Jerry Peterson for such a sweet timelapse.   Good Luck and safe travels Read more..

  Another night out under the lights. Here we have the F/V Seawave on the north end on Monteray Bay. The seiner is waiting for the light boat to build up squid and bring them to the surface. Sadly, it could be a long wait. Squid season has been a struggle this year with the Read more..

  High Hopes – The Future of Dungeness Crab from Benjamin Drummond / Sara Steele on Vimeo.   The west coast is blowing up over recent news of a commercial and recreational ban of Dungeness crab along the California coast. This video focuses on ocean acidification, but highlights the dangers of an uncertain crab future. Read more..

The vast expanse of the last frontier is quickly becoming the king of prime time television entertainment. There is another gold rush in Alaska and its attacking our screens with the ferocity of a Kodiak brown bear. There are over twenty reality TV shows currently airing on numerous cable networks that have some affiliation with Read more..

  In one week we will be showcasing the best video selections from this year’s ComFishFilmFest in Astoria at the FisherPoets Gathering. We have teamed up with The Columbian theater to bring commercial fishing to the big screen for our fellow poet fishermen. Show times are between 3:00 and 5:00 on Friday and Saturday and Read more..

As the sun sets on another year of commercial fishing, the ComFishFilmFest is here to celebrate the best in independent video from the previous year of commercial fishing. In 2013, we had a ton of entries from diverse fisheries around the world. On the new website, you can easily jump from west coast seining to Read more..