Meditate and Destroy: The Artists of California's Fight Culture

Fightland Blog

By Stefan Kocev

Fashion photographer Stefan Kocev’s contemplative portraits of the some of the most influential martial arts icons of the West Coast.

In order of appearance: Paulo and João Miyao, Nate Diaz, PM Tenore, Leonardo Vieira, Rafael and Guilherme Mendes, Renato “Babalu” Sobral, Kai Heredia, Kron Gracie, Dan Henderson, Ralek Gracie, Royler Gracie

Check out more of Stefan's work on Instagram: @stefankocev


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