Recent Derewenko's Darkroom Photos Posted


All right my little skater friends. I am going to try and keep new stuff coming as much as possible. I love the comments you guys make and please do not be afraid to ask legitimate questions about the photos. If you have before, you know I try to respond to all of them as fast as possible. In the meantime, keep ripping and enjoy the new batch for 2009.

- Mike

Dylan Perry: 50-50 to tailslide

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Tuesday, December 30, 2008

This 50-50 to tail Dylan's doing is a lot harder than it looks due to the fact that there's a giant crack in the middle of the ledge
Skater Profile: Dylan Perry

Jeremy Knibbs Double Set Ollie

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Tuesday, December 30, 2008

Jeremy Knibbs: This double set Jeremy is olleing is in Florida. That's about all the details you get
Skater Profile: Jereme Knibbs

Dylan Perry: 50-50 to tail

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Tuesday, December 30, 2008

Dylan Perry: 50-50 to tailslide
Skater Profile: Dylan Perry

Dylan was blasting out of these 50-50

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Tuesday, December 30, 2008

Dylan was blasting out of these 50-50 ride-ups high enough that it looked like he was just riding out of the ledge
Skater Profile: Dylan Perry

Jump in the Fire

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Wednesday, December 10, 2008

Jump in the Fire
Okay, so then things got a little crazy and kids started jumping over the fiery inferno. This is where as an adult I felt the need to remind the kiddies that what they were doing was extremely dangerous. To Porpe's credit, he did ollie the fire without killing himself
Skater Profile: Jorge Angel aka Porpe

Jump in the Fire

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Wednesday, December 10, 2008

Jump in the Fire
Scott on the other hand almost killed himself, and in the process folded our fire pit

Jump in the Fire

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Wednesday, December 10, 2008

Jump in the Fire
The ramp was dark, so we needed light to skate it. Why not use fire light?

Jump in the Fire

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Wednesday, December 10, 2008

Jump in the Fire
Porpe got his with a fs 5-0 in the dark
Skater Profile: Jorge Angel aka Porpe

Jump in the Fire

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Wednesday, December 10, 2008

Jump in the Fire
It all started with a nice, peaceful fireside chat about how the Bucs blew it on Monday Night Football

Dylan Perry - bs 50-50

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Monday, April 21, 2008

SPoT Demo in Beverly Hills
Dylan Perry - bs 50-50
Skater Profile: Dylan Perry

Jereme Knibbs - front tail

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Monday, April 21, 2008

SPoT Demo in Beverly Hills
Jereme Knibbs - front tail
Skater Profile: Jereme Knibbs

Dustin Eggling

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Monday, April 21, 2008

SPoT Demo in Beverly Hills
Dustin Eggling - 5-0 fakie
Skater Profile: Dustin Eggling

Big Al looking like he's from Beverly Hills

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Monday, April 21, 2008

SPoT Demo in Beverly Hills
Big Al looking like he's from Beverly Hills while Jereme, Lako, and Dodge are wondering when we're going back to Tampa

A much better photo of Jereme's tailslide

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Monday, April 21, 2008

SPoT Demo in Beverly Hills
A much better photo of Jereme's tailslide
Skater Profile: Jereme Knibbs

Out of the bank to bs 50-50 on the railing

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Monday, April 21, 2008

SPoT Demo in Beverly Hills
Out of the bank to bs 50-50 on the railing. I bet that's NOT an ABD for DMFP...

Good thing I'm not claustrophobic

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Monday, April 21, 2008

SPoT Demo in Beverly Hills
Good thing I'm not claustrophobic

Aaron: 180 switch manual

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Monday, March 31, 2008

Aaron: 180 switch manual

Levi: Kickflip into bank

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Monday, March 31, 2008

Levi: Kickflip into bank
Skater Profile: Levi Combs

Jeff Lenoce, Porch Jump

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Friday, March 28, 2008

Jeff Lenoce: There's plenty of porch spots to skate in Ybor. Lenoce took advantage of this one
Skater Profile: Jeff Lenoce

Dylan Perry

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Thursday, February 14, 2008

Derewenko's Darkroom
DMFP!
Skater Profile: Dylan Perry

Allen Russell

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Thursday, February 14, 2008

Derewenko's Darkroom
Allen Russell: Apparently this is the new hot spot, we went there last weekend and there must have been a dozen kids there. This is Allen doing a real rock and roll on the makeshift extension
Skater Profile: Allen Russell

Steve Brandi

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Tuesday, January 29, 2008

Steve Brandi: I found this old photo from a show we did at the Park a couple years ago, it's Steve doing a back tail in the dark at the Dog Track, late night
Skater Profile: Steve Brandi

Giles frontside grind

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Friday, November 30, 2007

Skating Henry’s Pool
Giles almost looks like he's holding on to the ladder on this frontside grind over the light
Skater Profile: Matt Giles
Related Article: Skating Henry's Pool

Giles is rock and rolling for the 10 o'clock news

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Friday, November 30, 2007

Skating Henry’s Pool
Giles is rock and rolling for the 10 o'clock news
Skater Profile: Matt Giles
Related Article: Skating Henry's Pool

Levi Back Crail

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Friday, November 30, 2007

Skating Henry’s Pool
Levi, that's a great looking back crail in the deep end
Skater Profile: Levi Combs
Related Article: Skating Henry's Pool

Lehman made it above ground

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Friday, November 30, 2007

Skating Henry’s Pool
Lehman made it above ground
Skater Profile: Chris Lehman
Related Article: Skating Henry's Pool

Big Al Pool Clean Up

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Friday, November 30, 2007

Skating Henry’s Pool
Big Al patched up the drain. Dust off your leopard print Pro Designed knee pads. It's on!
Related Article: Skating Henry's Pool

Vern Laird from Listen

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Monday, November 12, 2007

MIA Skatepark Clash of the Crews 2007
Vern Laird from Listen reporting like Bryant Gumble - thanks for the mic entertainment all weekend
Related Article: MIA Skatepark Clash of the Crews 2007

Mini-Ramp Contest - Chris Lehman iceplant

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Monday, November 12, 2007

MIA Skatepark Clash of the Crews 2007
I'm still not 100% on all my old school trick names. This is an iceplant Lehman is doing, right?
Skater Profile: Chris Lehman
Related Article: MIA Skatepark Clash of the Crews 2007

Mini-Ramp Contest - Evan Smith

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Monday, November 12, 2007

MIA Skatepark Clash of the Crews 2007
Did you know Evan Smith was a contortionist? Looks a little painful to have your left arm wrapped around like that
Skater Profile: Evan Smith
Related Article: MIA Skatepark Clash of the Crews 2007

Mini-Ramp Contest

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Monday, November 12, 2007

MIA Skatepark Clash of the Crews 2007
After our old guy jam during the heavy metal parking lot party, the Mini-Ramp Contest was on. It was a little packed
Related Article: MIA Skatepark Clash of the Crews 2007

Rob Hoovis: Frotside hurricane

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Sunday, November 11, 2007

A Birthday Session at Hoovis'
Rob Hoovis: Frotside hurricane
Skater Profile: Rob Hoovis
Related Article: A Birthday Session at Hoovis'

Rob's Ramp....once Pat's

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Sunday, November 11, 2007

A Birthday Session at Hoovis'
Rob's Ramp....once Pat's
Related Article: A Birthday Session at Hoovis'

Allen Russell: 5-0 to fakie

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Sunday, November 11, 2007

A Birthday Session at Hoovis'
Allen Russell: 5-0 to fakie
Skater Profile: Allen Russell
Related Article: A Birthday Session at Hoovis'

Alligator Alley DMFP Kickflip

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Friday, November 09, 2007

Dragging Ass to Miami
One more DMFP trick, a kickflip, and lots more dragging ass at the rest stop and we're finally on our way to Miami once again
Skater Profile: Dylan Perry
Related Article: Dragging Ass to Miami

Alligator Alley DMFP Front Rock

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Friday, November 09, 2007

Dragging Ass to Miami
Mike slept off the wrath of the night before and snapped some photos at the rest stop. This is DMFP on a front rock with that one dude relaxing hard on BGPs
Skater Profile: Dylan Perry
Related Article: Dragging Ass to Miami

Matt Selego

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Tuesday, November 06, 2007

Note from Mike: After watching all our Florida teams lose last weekend, Matt Selego and I decided to do a little skating

Levi Combs - ollie

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Tuesday, October 23, 2007

Flyout at Zig Zag Bump
Levi Combs - ollie
Skater Profile: Levi Combs

Chris Lehman - melon

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Tuesday, October 23, 2007

Flyout at Zig Zag Bump
Chris Lehman - melon
Skater Profile: Chris Lehman

Chris Lehman - frontside 180

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Tuesday, October 23, 2007

Flyout at Zig Zag Bump
Chris Lehman - frontside 180
Skater Profile: Chris Lehman

Craig Kaths - feeble

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Monday, October 22, 2007

A Random Back Yard Mini
Craig Kaths - feeble

Scott Dray - blunt fakie

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Monday, October 22, 2007

A Random Back Yard Mini
Scott Dray - blunt fakie

The scene

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Monday, October 22, 2007

A Random Back Yard Mini
The scene

Allen Russell - back crail

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Monday, October 22, 2007

A Random Back Yard Mini
Allen Russell - back crail

Rob Meronek - blunt fakie

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Monday, September 03, 2007

South Florida Skate Park Tour 2007
Rob Meronek - blunt fakie. Thanks for shooting these photos, Derewenko
Skater Profile: Rob Meronek
Related Article: South Florida Skate Park Tour

Rob Meronek - pivot fakie

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Monday, September 03, 2007

South Florida Skate Park Tour 2007
Hey Neal Hendrix, here's that old man trick you're watching for. Rob Meronek - pivot fakie
Skater Profile: Rob Meronek
Related Article: South Florida Skate Park Tour

This Week in Tampa May 6, 2007

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Sunday, May 06, 2007

This Week in Tampa May 6, 2007
Got this photo from Derewenko the other day. Big Al and Sarge, where you at? See you at The Hub when you get back into town, Allen
Skater Profile: Allen Russell
Related Article: This Week in Tampa May 6, 2007

Gasparilla Demo 2007

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Tuesday, February 13, 2007

Gasparilla Demo 2007
As the transfer session got heated, Chris Lehman threw down a tuck-knee fs air without a problem
Skater Profile: Chris Lehman
Related Article: Gasparilla Demo 2007

Gasparilla Demo 2007

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Tuesday, February 13, 2007

Gasparilla Demo 2007
This was the scene when we weren't skating
Related Article: Gasparilla Demo 2007

Gasparilla Demo 2007

By Mike Derewenko, Posted on Tuesday, February 13, 2007

Gasparilla Demo 2007
Properly executed nosegrab transfer courtesy of Goonie Giles
Skater Profile: Matt Giles
Related Article: Gasparilla Demo 2007