Top 12 Photos of 2014

Here are my top 12 photos of 2014 (1 for each month of the year) taken from my Instagram @j2martinez. January  – DUMBO, NYC February – DNKY AW14 Runway Show – New York Fashion Week March – Waikiki Beach, HI     April – Astronaut – Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival May – Parisian Rooftops – Montorgueil…

Memory Lane – FTLC

What’s up Fatlace? – I’m back! Last time I blogged on the site was in late 2010 if I recall correctly. I started back in early 2007 with some of the original stayfresh crew; from covering streetwear to drifting and everything around the photography world. From 2010 to fast forward 2014 a lot have changed.…

Honda Day 2014

As huge a fan of Honda I think I may be; I have never been to Honda Day at Englishtown. It wasn’t because of distance, or any other reason than my Hondas were never ready to be put on display for the world to see.  (I also had a fear of leaving my Hondas unattended…

Thank you 2013

How do I start? 6 months ago I started to cover events for this site. I couldn’t believe it when I first heard the news that I am officially with the group that I always looked up to. Without any background in writing and in photography I took the challenge with open arms as I wanted…

Sole Slam Manila

Last Sept 15, I was invited at the highly anticipated Sole Slam Manila event at One Esplanade, Manila. It is a yearly event for sneaker fans to buy, sell and meet sneaker enthusiasts. The event was hosted by Ben Baller, international model Christine Mendoza was also present. Being present in all 6 events that Sole…

Illest Manila

Last Thursday,  Trilogy Boutique opened their Glorietta branch. I was not able to make it during its soft opening, but I made sure to take photos the following day. Trilogy is the official distributor of Illest merchandise in the country, they also carry different streetwear brands such as Huf, Obey, Crooks, Stüssy, Undefeated and many…

Images ~ 2011 A Year In Photos ~ July – December

This post is the second half of 2011. I will post highlights from July through December.  I won’t post everything but I invite you to view the archives for a complete look at each month. I’d like to thank everyone for checking out the blog and hope you will continue to do so in 2012.…