01.10.08 by Jeff

Mystery Lake

My friend Scoot and I went for a little hike and a swim on Sunday morning. I like to keep my spots secret but this one really is called Mystery Lake. You can’t really swim in a lake in late-September out here too often, but summer has stuck around a bit.













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



  • man thats awesome! a deer too! man that is true; you can’t swim out here too often in september nearly october. Damn cold.. haha i’m so doing the polar bear swim this year !

  • beautiful place man

  • yea such a great place, i think everyone needs a place to go to get re-energize/inspired – completely out of the city

  • Damn Jeff, why you always have to show off that Vancouver beauty. It makes me resent my current surroundings!

  • ill let you in on a little secret, the only reason this site exists is to make everyone else resent not living over here haha

  • “ill let you in on a little secret, the only reason this site exists is to make everyone else resent not living over here haha”

    hahahaha word!

  • I can almost smell the fresh air through the internet.

  • yea dude ya gotta come up here and experience it!

  • Eli

    Totally heading up there tomorrow! Great photos!





27.09.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Njideka Akunyili Crosby

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Mixed media paintings by artist Njideka Akunyili Crosby. More images below.

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27.09.16 by Jeff

Illustrator Spotlight: Brecht Vandenbroucke

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More brilliant work by Antwerp-based illustrator Brecht Vandenbroucke (a personal favourite). More images below.

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27.09.16 by Jeff

Illustrator Spotlight: Niv Bavarsky

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A random assortment of work from illustrator Niv Bavarsky. More images below.

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26.09.16 by Staff

Best of Kickstarter: The Kinetic Art Table

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Motion-control artist Bruce Shapiro’s “Sisyphus” is an incredible sand drawing machine that creates elaborate patterns using magnets (click here for previous post). While several installations have been set up in countries around the world, Shapiro is now working toward a version people can enjoy in their own homes! See more images and information about this Kickstarter below!

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26.09.16 by Staff

Artist Re-Imagining Every Pokémon as Garfield!

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Pokémon + Garfield = Garfemon. Chicago-based artist and writer Shawn Bowers is re-drawing every Pokémon as Garfield. See more Garfemon below!

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