Barry & Cathy Beck

Barry and Cathy Beck need no introduction to the fly fishing industry.

The Becks are often referred to as the "first couple of fly fishing", they are on the pro staffs of: RIO Products, Sage Rod Co., Redington, Tibor Reels, and Smith Optics.

As photographers their work appears regularly in fly fishing magazines, books, calendars, and catalogs. Their own books include Cathy Beck's Fly Fishing Handbook, Seasons of the Bighorn, Fly Fishing the Flats, Pennsylvania's Blue Ribbon Fly Fishing Guide, Outdoor Photographer's Handbook and Fly Waters Near & Far.

The Becks spend their lives in pursuit of fish and photographic opportunities. Cathy Beck has a fly fishing school in Benton, Pennsylvania, and has been teaching fly fishing for 20 years. They regularly appear at sport shows and sporting events around the country giving casting demonstrations and presentations on photography and fishing.

Barry on the Rio Grand