Carter Schneider is an indigenous and queer photographer, writer, performance artist, and wanna be full-time dog sitter living in the big city after moving from island life in Honolulu, Hawaii. They spend their time over-planning excursions with their life partner Nic, to taking the A train back home after 4 am nightlife gigs. Their work has been featured in Paper Mag, Lei Magazine, and other local publications. Carter is currently attending The New School, studying Photography at Parsons and pursuing their self designed program at Eugene Lang. Catch them taking photos around town or on the dance floor as their drag persona Nicole Tassels.