Tag Archives: Tom Ring

Yellow Lobster Landed By The F/V Orin C 9/28/12 At Captain Joe and Sons Lobster Company

I added these photos to our largest documented photo set of mutant lobsters ever documented at one dock in the entire universe- you can view the slideshow of all the crazy lobster landed here by clicking the set at the bottom of this post.

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Tom Ring holds a normally colored lobster next to the yellow one landed today.

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Chickity Check It! Dave Jewell and Tom Ring On CBS news Last Night With Lauren Leamanczyk

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Click here for the whole story

GLOUCESTER (CBS) – Hurricane Irene could cause major damage to homes and the economy in Gloucester.

Gloucester residents still talk about The Perfect Storm back in the 90′s, but no one is quite sure what Irene is going to bring.

People in the fishing industry and those who live along the water are preparing for the absolute worst.

“It’s certainly going to get rough, and that could impact the whole lobster industry, the gill netters, everyone. It’s not good for us at all,” said Tom Ring

Click picture below to go to CBS Boston where you can watch the video.

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When you are done watching the video you just gotta check out the website of cameraman Rick Macomber www.macomberproductions.com.  He does a series of videos of the Tekka fresh fish marketplace in Little India Singapore.  Visually stunning work really.

Here’s the team who brought you the piece on Twitter-

Cameraman Rick Macomber on twitter @boston_camera

Lauren on Twitter LaurenWBZ
also Assignment Editor and Uber Boston News Twitter Star Andrea Courtois@AndreaWBZ

Look for WBZ Hottie Lauren Leamanczyk Shown Here With Cameraman Rick Macomber and Dave Jewell and Tom Ring On Tonight’s WBZ News

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Lauren came down to talk to our fishermen about storm preparations.  We shot some “C” roll material with your boy Joey but hopefully they won’t have to use my ugly mug in the telecast.

Cameraman Rick does a great website- www.macomberproductions.com check it out!

AlsoFollow Rick on twitter @boston_camera

Lauren on Twitter LaurenWBZ
also Assignment Editor and Uber Boston News Twitter Star Andrea Courtois @AndreaWBZ

Tom Ring In The Office

Here is Tom Ring sitting across from my desk here in the office.  Tom Fishes for Lou Williams aboard The Orin C but used to fish with Linda Greenlaw, the female skipper from the Perfect Storm.  Tom is one of the great storytellers on the Gloucester waterfront.  Every time he steps foot in the office you can be assured there will be a spectacle.

Tom Ring In The Office, originally uploaded by captjoe06.

Here is a picture of Tom’s hand-

Fishermen Hands- Tom Ring, originally uploaded by captjoe06.

Tom Ring- A Great Story Teller

Tom is another great character on the Gloucester waterfront.   You could listen to his crazy stories for hours and hours and die laughing.  There are a few guys like this still around.  Guys like Manny and Tom Porter, Busty Brancleone, Tom Ring, Carlo Moceri- the guys that should have book deals because they were real hard working fishermen and not posers that drove around in trucks all day avoiding work like the plague.

Tom Ring- A Great Story Teller, originally uploaded by captjoe06.

 

Tom Ring Aboard The Orin C

Tom used to fish with Linda Greenlaw.  You can check out her website by clicking this text. He tells me that she is in the process of doing a show about swordfishing but the first trip they went out they ended up having to return to port broke down.

Tom Ring Aboard The Orin C, originally uploaded by captjoe06.