16.10.08 by Jeff

Johan Willner

More photography from Sweden. Johan Willner. Especially love his black and white work, some of which is more than a decade old! Photography, like a fine wine, only gets better with age (or so I’m told, I’m the guy who always buys the “house” wine cuz its usually the cheapest).

http://www.johanwillner.com













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



  • fairly nice work, the black and white is pretty epic i must agreee! Its weird how a lot of the people he shoots (i.e. color shots) they all have the same look; like this blank stare into the camera like a dull emotion, or you can tell somethings missing or wrong.. iono haha.

  • haha or even like a ” WTF are you staring at? ” face as well.

  • there’s something about them i really like. the first color photo looks like a frame from like The Omen or something.

  • Mandy

    the first one is beautiful. the last one too.

  • RAW!!!!





01.03.17 by Jeff

Booooooom Reader Submissions: March

Hello everyone, here is this month’s Reader Submissions post! Please share your work here if you’d like to be considered for a feature on Booooooom. The comments allow images to be attached so make sure post an image along with a link to your website.

One of the things that makes Booooooom unique is the encouraging comments people send back and forth on these monthly submission posts. If you’re going to share your work please take an extra second to leave a nice comment on someone else’s work!

Voting up work is like high-fiving that person, and it also helps us see what work you guys like! Remember, even if your work isn’t featured on the main site these posts can send some decent traffic to your portfolio! The link below the guidelines at the bottom will open up this full post, simply scroll down and use our commenting system to submit your work.

 

Submission guidelines:

 1. Please don’t flood the comments with a dozen images, just post 1 image that represents your best work along with 1 link.

2. If you see good work posted by someone upvote it so it appears at the top. This is not just a nice thing to do, it helps me see what work you actually like.

3. You can/should also encourage people who are sharing good work here! Comment on their posts and let them know you like what they’re doing. I really want to foster a community here, and this is a simple way you can connect with other people making work.

4. Keep in mind your post may not show up right away because it has an image attached. It may need to be manually approved first so don’t freak out and post a million times, once is enough.

 

SUBMIT WORK / LEAVE A COMMENT

01.03.17 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Walter Sutin

Drawings by artist Walter Sutin. More images below.

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01.03.17 by Staff

Photographer Spotlight: Margaret Durow

Photos by Madison, Wisconsin-based photographer Margaret Durow (previously featured here). See more images below.

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01.03.17 by Staff

Brilliant Pixelated Wood Sculptures by Artist Hsu Tung Han

Taiwanese artist Hsu Tung Han creates incredible figurative sculptures that appear to be dissolving into a field of pixels. Approaching each piece like a puzzle, Han carefully plans through sketches and clay models before the final wood segments are carved. See more images below.

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28.02.17 by Jeff

OPEN CALL: @Booooooom Instagram Takeover

Heads up! We’re currently accepting submissions (from photographers only) for takeovers of our @Booooooom Instagram account. Each takeover will be a triptych (3 consecutive photos in our feed), ideally these images relate to each other in some way either visually or conceptually. There will be room to caption each image so you could potentially tell a short story or describe an experience in 3 parts.

If you are interested, leave a comment below with a full link to your Instagram account, the images you’d like to share, and a sentence explaining your triptych.