06.05.08 by Jeff

Smoke and mirrors.

Presenting the art of Li Wei (sorry if this is old news for some, I’m a little late on this guy). Wei’s photos are just incredible. He doesn’t just comp these together in photoshop – he goes to the trouble of setting up wires and arranging mirrors to create these amazing pieces. More photos after the jump (including one that will give you a little insight into the way he’s creating the illusions).

li wei photo photography photographer amazing boooooom

li wei photo photography photographer amazing boooooom

li wei photo photography photographer amazing boooooom

li wei photo photography photographer amazing boooooom

li wei photo photography photographer amazing boooooom













Jeff
Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.



  • wow
    these are somewhat freaky
    but cool.
    nice post

  • sascha

    People are so creative these days. I wish I was creative like them – and a person like them too. But, alas, I am nothing more than a cyborg who’s only emotion is rage.

    Good post Hamada.

    • Clare

      I’m quoting your comment.

    • kekeke

      me 2

  • ahhh bloody awesome!

  • Elle

    Unbelievable. o.o

  • yami

    sorry my english is soso. the sentenses in the head,i couldn,t understand ….





22.05.17 by Jeff

Booooooom TV Guide

Lots of new videos to check out on our video platform, Booooooom TV, and be sure to check out all our director interviews in the feature section. Here’s a few to check out this week:

 

1 – Watch: “Coeur Croisé” – The art direction in this is A+.

2 – Watch: “Disillusionment of 10 Point Font” – One of our favs this year!

3 – Watch: “Orion” – not exactly sure how they created this effect.

4 – Watch: “Hills Beyond a River” – a mesmerizing journey through a city.

5 – Watch: “A Continuous Shape” – lovely portrait of a stone carver.

 

 

22.05.17 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Justin Bauer

A selection of artwork and images by Los Angeles-based Justin Bauer. More work below.

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22.05.17 by Jeff

Vancouver-Based OURO Collective Present “Tangent”

Last week we shot some rehearsal footage of our friends, Vancouver-based dance collective OURO, as they prepared for their first full-length show, “Tangent”. The group has spent the past year exploring movements from each member’s diverse dance background to create a story. Their unique voice is a combination of street and contemporary dance twisted into a language all its own.

For this show they’ve also collaborated with Vancouver artist Kutcorners to create original music inspired by their movements. You can listen to Tangent HERE or on iTunes and it’ll be released on Spotify shortly!

We are proud to be a media partner for OURO’s two performances this week at Orpheum’s Annex theatre (May 25th/26th). If you live in Vancouver come check it out! Their work is fun, accessible and inspiring, regardless of your knowledge of dance. There are only two performances and tickets are going fast (previous shows on Granville Island sold out completely).

Tickets: Get your tickets HERE.

 

OURO Collective Website

OURO Collective on Instagram

 

 

22.05.17 by Jeff

Illustrator Spotlight: Erik Svetoft

Drawings by illustrator Erik Svetoft. More images below.

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22.05.17 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Grace Milk

A selection of work by artist Grace Milk, originally from California and Hawaii, now based in New York. More images below.

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