May152020

Past the Skyline, On to the Big Blue Yonder

Today is my last day working at Skyline Technologies. In the past six-and-a-half years I have built amazing relationships, learned valuable new skills, and moved ahead in my career further than I could have imagined. However, there are times when you have to make a crazy leap — and this is one of those times.

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May042020

A Practical Use of a 3D Printer

A few days ago, my Behringer X-Touch tipped off its stand and broke three of the encoder caps. After contacting support, and learning that they aren't shipping replacements for the near future, I came up with a 3D printed design to temporarily fill the void!

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Apr152020

Monday Night Prayer and Worship Livestream

With the crazy state that our global society is in, myself and the Radiant worship team thought it would be a great opportunity to offer some encouragement. This past Monday I hosted a livestream of prayer and worship. Check it out!

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Apr112020

Coffee with Brandon and Joy

Joy and I spend some time showing the various ways that we make coffee in a Saturday morning livestream. Join us!

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Apr072020

Editing a Live Worship Session

Due to the current state of quarantine in the US (and specifically for us, in Michigan), we've had to get creative in how we gather for our church services. We pre-recorded some worship segments to be used in our livestream broadcast that happens on Sundays. This is a video of the editing process I used to mix one of the songs from that session.

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Apr052020

Martinez Science Discovery Special

Seth and I had some fun with a digital microscope and various items from around the house. We live streamed and had a Q&A session for our followers!

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Apr012020

A Breath of Fresh Air

My last post on this site was about how I haven't posted in a while… and that was nearly two years ago! I seriously have not been great about keeping this site updated, and I talk about it regularly on here.

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Oct152018

Where Have I Been?

I know it's been a sparse year of posting content. If you want to follow me on a more regular basis, I have many social media accounts you can follow for when I do post intermittently.

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Oct152018

Git Tip: Remove All Local Branches Except Master

Just a quick git tip I found that has been really useful in my git-management workflow.

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Apr262018

The Brandon Martinez Award for Innovation

I was contacted a couple weeks ago by the Ferris State Torch advisor, Steven Fox, with the news that they'd be naming one of the Ferris State Torch awards after me. They had a student, Keith, that was deserving of an award but they didn't quite have something that fit his contributions in helping to innovate at the Torch.

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