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!





27.06.17 by Jeff

Instagram of the Day: Artist Creates Vintage VHS Versions of Modern Movies

If you grew up in the 80s you’re really gonna like this Instagram account. Steelberg takes current films and makes fantastic retro VHS covers for them. Many of you will be too young to have ever gone to a store to rent a video but seeing these makes me kinda miss the whole movie-choosing ritual. Have a look at more VHS covers below.

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27.06.17 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Alain Delorme

French artist Alain Delorme digitally distorts reality in his series “Totems” in which people are captured around Shanghai with precarious piles of objects. More images below.

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27.06.17 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Hula

A long overdue selection of spectacular work by Hawaiian artist Sean Yoro aka Hula, whose water murals have become his signature over the past couple years. More images below.

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26.06.17 by Jeff

Illustrator Spotlight: Gracey Zhang

A selection of beautiful work by illustrator Gracey Zhang, based in New York. More images below.

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26.06.17 by Jeff

Illustrator Spotlight: Taj Francis

A selection of work by illustrator Taj Francis. More images below.

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