One of the first lessons I ever learned about bass fishing is that bass can and will change temperaments very quickly and unexpectedly.
One lure, the plastic French fry, often gets overlooked when we talk about finesse fishing, but believe me, this bait has some amazing potential when you rig it a certain way and start casting it with a spinning rod and light fluorocarbon line.
Of all the different techniques and presentations that make up finesse fishing, I consider drop shotting special. It's effective in both shallow and deep water; in clear, stained or dirty water; and in open water or thick cover
In all of bass fishing, I don't think there's a more misunderstood technique than the one we describe as "finesse fishing. "