If you consider yourself an East Coast skate head or anything alike, then you probably have been graced with some of Mike Atwood’s VX footage and didn’t even know it. If you do know what’s good, then you’ll want to see what the homie has on a typical expedition through the streets. Learn about your setup from the best. Check it.

Mike Atwood and his Skate Essentials

Mike Atwood and his Skate Essentials

  1. Camera Bag (Montesi gave me this when Nosa fs flipped the 4 block in that S.P.O.T. contest…)
  2. AK1000
  3. Bell & Howell XL Auto Load 2220 (Shoot and Pray).
  4. Theories of Atlantis.
  5. Instant Goldie Balance.
  6. Outdated almost useless battery pack for the bescor light.
  7. 100 Watt Bescor Light.
  8. Old Russian Filters (works well on them Blue days.)
  9. 60 Year old Leather Kodak Casing.
  10. Kodak Signet 35 w/ Synchro 300 shutter (Family Jewel).
  11. Century Optics .3x Ultra Fisheye Lens (Mark One – Death Lens Fool!)
  12. Echinacea & Goldenseal
  13. Teas
  14. Matt Town sent these with a copy of Speedball, Probably the Coolest box I ever got.
  15. Eucalyptus Candy
  16. Sony NP-F730H Batteries
  17. Extra 35mm Film.
  18. Kodak Ektachrome 100D (Color Super 8 Film).
  19. Mini DV Tapes.
  20. Happy Train Ticket from Narita to Asukusa.
  21. Reminders.
  22. Random Memorabilia.
  23. UF Football game Ticket given to me by some Drunk Bro In Gainesville (Useless to me as I have no UF School ID Card).
  24. Chapsticks.
  25. Masseuse Business Card.
  26. Bottle Cap Inspiration.
  27. True Inspiration.
  28. Emergency Sewing Kit.
  29. Utility Tool.
  30. Tool Kit (Ikea, Diamond, Random Weapons).
  31. Headphones (You never really know).
  32. AV Cables (Footy Party Essential).
  33. Battery Charger (Fo Those NP’s).
  34. Essentials.
  35. Artificial Healing.
  36. Natural Healing.
  37. Spare Connies.
  38. No Fail Pen (As Essential as Tapes themselves).
  39. Hunter S. Thompson.
  40. Spare Shirt (Doubles as Filler to keep Equptment in place).
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skate essentials conducted by Bradley Cushing

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