People

Hanzi Deschermeier

Hanzi Deschermeier

Hanzi is a video editor, writer, and storyteller with a long history of unusual jobs to fund his passion for being outdoors. Originally from Michigan, Hanzi is a former fishing guide and a zealous waterfowl hunter. He is an in-house video editor at MeatEater.

Topics

Latest

The 5 Best Tasting Waterfowl

Waterfowl

The 5 Best Tasting Waterfowl

As birds migrate during the course of a season, waterfowl hunters are particularly blessed with the ability to hunt numerous genera and species all at once. Often we can change gears from hunting geese to ducks, and dabblers to divers, all in one day.  However, along with an abundant variety of...
The Worst Dick Moves a Duck Hunter Can Make

Waterfowl

The Worst Dick Moves a Duck Hunter Can Make

Duck hunting has a culture. And no, I’m not saying that we’re all like the guys from Duck Dynasty. The world’s not ready for that. However, the very nature of the sport lends itself to a shared experience. From panel blinds and boats, to pickups and piano boxes, we share tight spaces in mud, muck...
4 Easy Ways to Improve Your Old Waterfowl Decoys

Waterfowl

4 Easy Ways to Improve Your Old Waterfowl Decoys

Despite the best of intentions, your gear doesn’t always get the attention and respect it fully deserves. Sure, you cleaned your gun and sharpened your knife at the end of last season, but have you touched your decoys since that final hunt? Despite the number of times it’s happened, I’m always a...