Chase Schiefer

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Gender MALE
Location Hazlet, New Jersey, United States
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Introduction "Our job is to record, each in his own way, this world of light and shadow and time that will never come again exactly as it is today." - Edward Abbey Hello, the name is Chase. Birder, Bass player, Photographer, Explorer I recently picked up a Nikon D40 for my 24th birthday. I used to be into 35mm slr photography but ceased for quite a few years. I'm currently re-learning everything I knew and more! I want others to live vicariously through my images. Encourage people to get out and see our great planet. I enjoy shooting Americana, re-enactments, wildlife, historical, landscape, the Pine Barrens of New Jersey, light-painting, night skies, weather phenomenon and birds.
Interests birding, photography, bass playing, music, conservation, atmospheric optics, meteorology, beer, tons more.
Favorite Movies Gangs of New York, The Shawshank Redemption, The Green Mile, Castaway, The Terminal, The Pianist, Everything Is Illuminated, Tons More, Big River Man, The Cove, Up, Where the Wild Things Are, First Flight: A Mother Hummingbird's Story, A Christmas Story, The Tree of Life, Props BMX, Shawshank Redemption, *Groundhog Day*, The new world, The Truman Show, Adaptation., Stay, Saving Private Ryan, The Thin Red Line, Batman: The Dark Knight, The Tree of Life
Favorite Music Fleet Foxes, Laura Monzo, Panic Switch, Atmosferics, The Beatles, Isis the Band, Long Distance Calling, Victor Wooten, Spock's Beard, Derek Trucks, Chuck Schuldiner, The Onslaught, Pat Metheny, Airbag, Amorphis, Gavin Harrison, 05Ric, Traveling Wilburys, The Derek Trucks Band, Jaco Pastorius, Ray Lamontagne, Them Crooked Vultures, John Lee Hooker, Great Lake Swimmers, Eskju Divine, Railroad Earth, chris and thomas, Agalloch, Explosions in the Sky, Iron and Wine, Nick Drake (!), The Swell Season Official, Michael Franti and Spearhead, Eskimo Joe, UNDER PRESSURE COVER BAND, Mikael Åkerfeldt, Band of Horses . Infinite Arms, Beck, Andrew Le, Clutch, The Bakerton Group, Weathermaker Music, Coldplay, Joni Joan Mitchell, Baroness, RIP Chuck Schuldiner (1967 - 2001), Flecktones, Thomas Newman Scores, Victor Wooten, Bloodbath, Corrosion of Conformity, Steven Wilson, Tallest Man on Earth, Mississippi Fred McDowell, Yim Yames, RIP Peter Steele, Joni Mitchell, Steve Adey, Aghora, OSI, Black Keys, Sigur Ros, Chroma Key, Howlin' Wolf, Porcupine Tree, Jaco, Cryptopsy, Brain Damaged Eggmen, Nine Deeez Nite, Feast on the Deceased, Anhinga, Paul Simon, Shearwater, The Company Band, Monsters Of Folk, Neurosis, Candiria, "Clutch", Bon Iver, dredg, Doves, The Tallest Man On Earth, MICHAEL MANRING, Official M. Ward Page, Sean Malone, Isis, Béla Fleck and The Flecktones, Pelican, Gojira, Gillian Welch, Oceansize, Kevin Moore, Rogue Wave, M. Ward, Mark Knopfler, Noah And The Whale, "Anathema", Polvo, Jeff Buckley, Old Crow Medicine Show, The Black Keys, Johnny Cash, Callisto, Daylight Dies, Opeth, Hans Zimmer, Radiohead, My Morning Jacket, Thrice, Dave Matthews Band, Phish, Trey Anastasio, Umphrey's McGee, Katatonia, North Mississippi Allstars, Mastodon, Pink Floyd, Band of Horses, Steely Dan, Arborea, Interpol
Favorite Books Desert Solitaire, Blue Highways, Lewis and Clarke Journals, Of a Feather, The Ghost With Trembling Wings, Hope Is the Thing With Feathers, The Last Season: A Team in Search of Its Soul, Everything Written by John Mcphee, Edward Abbey, Into the Wild