Patrick Judabong - photographer, DJ, and founder of the Fat Bastard Crew, known to the world as Buddhabong. He has traveled the world in search of stunning images, great beats, and the best eats. Currently, you can catch him getting fat in and around New York City.

Dust off the air conditioner and break out the fan, it's summer time. Want a better way to feel refreshed than something you have to plug in? Try devouring some ice cream. This month I bring you a list of my favorite places to get ice cream in NYC. Whether you're looking for great takes on straight flavors, or you're more into plentiful and rare toppings, the locations here are all must-visit. Perfectly timed since the heat wave just arrived, these locations will keep you cool and sugared up during those sweltering hot summer days.