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Bolinao (anchovy) Fishing
Hilantagaan Island, Bantayan, Cebu

This photo shows a group of fishermen in the early morning cleaning a fishing net after after returning from Bolinao fishing. Bolinao fishermen usually leave early in the morning (4am) to catch the fish which moves in schools also attracting other predatory fish and birds. The fisherman on the left is shown wearing protective head gear to prevent blood from spurting on his face as he hits the net with a long stick to clean it from the tiny fish that get caught in the net.

Bolinao (anchovy) Fishing
Hilantagaan Island, Bantayan, Cebu

This photo shows a group of fishermen in the early morning cleaning a fishing net after after returning from Bolinao fishing. Bolinao fishermen usually leave early in the morning (4am) to catch the fish which moves in schools also attracting other predatory fish and birds. The fisherman on the left is shown wearing protective head gear to prevent blood from spurting on his face as he hits the net with a long stick to clean it from the tiny fish that get caught in the net.