Death by Walleye: An exclusive gallery from photographer Dusan Smetana

Nickens in the bow, DeJong in the stern, making it look easy. For now.Field & Stream Online Editors
Lee Bremer on the Missinaibi, doing it the hard way.Field & Stream Online Editors
Lee Bremer with a whopping walleyeField & Stream Online Editors
Yet another cookie-cutter Canadian meal: Fried walleye fillets with potatoes and onionsField & Stream Online Editors
Lee Bremer in the Split Rock Falls jacuzziField & Stream Online Editors
Fried fillets at Thunder Falls. Walleye and pikeField & Stream Online Editors
A smallmouth bass caught at Thunder FallsField & Stream Online Editors
Just another portageField & Stream Online Editors
A campsite on the MissinaibiField & Stream Online Editors
Looking at tomorrow's runField & Stream Online Editors
Nickens with pike caught in the Fire RiverField & Stream Online Editors
Paddling up the Brunswick RiverField & Stream Online Editors
Lee Bremer with a stringer of Brunswick River fish -" walleye, mostly, but I think there's a smallmouth in there.Field & Stream Online Editors
Nickens with pike alongsidethe Missinaibi River, in the grass along the shoreField & Stream Online Editors
A nice walleyeField & Stream Online Editors
Another nice walleye.Field & Stream Online Editors
Nickens slaving away, cleaning fish for dinner.Field & Stream Online Editors
Prepping for the Brunswick Lake portage humpField & Stream Online Editors
More prepping for the Brunswick Lake portage humpField & Stream Online Editors
Packing our gear around a stretch of whitewater.Field & Stream Online Editors
A serene crossing of Brusnwick Lake during our second day on the lake; the first day we were pounded with wind.Field & Stream Online Editors
Our island camp on Brunswick LakeField & Stream Online Editors
Drying out the tents on our tiny island campsite on Brunswick LakeField & Stream Online Editors