06.01.09 by Jeff

Project #5b – Postcards!

Here we go again! Our gigantic Project #5 continues over at Design For Mankind! Pick a submission from Project #5 and re-design it! Paint it, draw it, cut & paste it, collage it, photograph it, whatever you want! Scan it and send it to Erin with the subject line “Free Encouragement.” Erin will sift through the entries and the lucky ones will be made into an Encouragement Postcard Pack! Submissions must be original work – dimensions are 4″ x 6″ – deadline is February 1st.

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Send your entries to erin[AT]designformankind[DOT]com. Below are links to all the submissions from Project #5! Pick out your favourite message and re-design it!












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

  • http://www.corygibbons.com Cory Gibbons

    Taking part in this for sure

  • http://sheilavu.com miss vu




  • http://www.gemmacorrell.com gemma


  • http://cristinadelera.tumblr.com cristina

    I’ll do this :)

  • lala

    great projects!!

  • ian c


  • http://www.flickr.com/photos/kylo1 Kylo

    Yes! This is gonna be sweet.

  • http://www.hellojenuine.com Jen

    wow, so many to choose from!

  • V.

    Now THIS sounds really exciting!!! Can’t wait to see everyone else work!

  • http://thefalk.blogspot.com/ Falk

    There is soooo much to choose from. really challanging

  • James

    hey. do the postcards have to be landscape… or can they be portrait too?

    • http://www.jeffhamada.com/ jeffhamada

      whatever you want!

  • http://www.printrunner.com Postcards

    This project is so cool. I love the idea of anonymous postcards.

  • http://zizooyou.blogspot.com Lisa

    Awesome..can’t wait to try one out…now I have to find the perfect one.

  • http://thewholehalf.blogspot.com/ tara

    more than one submission? i have ideas one this one 😉

  • James

    when are the winners going to be announced?

27.11.15 by Jeff

#TheCreatorClass x Canon Presents: #SHOOTITYOURSELF


#SHOOTITYOURSELF, a new video series by #TheCreatorClass and Canon, features some of Instagram’s most popular photographers sharing some insights into how they create their signature images. In this episode, Dylan Furst (@fursty) explores some of the beautiful trails in Vancouver’s backyard.

Watch the video below!

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Stop-Motion Animation of the Day: “They Crawl Amongst Us!”


This delightful short animation by filmmaker Sihanouk Mariona is an obvious homage to the classic claymation mockumentary, Creature Comforts. “They Crawl Amongst Us!” explores real social issues in New York City via various stereotypical urban pests. Watch the full short below!

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Trippy Video of the Day: Sissi Rada “Sunday”


Images move in waves of fragmentation in this video for coquettish-electrodoompop duo Sissi Rada by schnellebuntebilder (a.k.a. Sebastian Huber, Robert Pohle and Johannes Timpernagel). Watch “Sunday” below!

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27.11.15 by Staff

Photographer Spotlight: John MacLean


London-based photographer John MacLean has a knack for capturing small urban moments with a subtle sense of humour and unexpected beauty. See more images from his diverse series, “City,” below.

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Video of the Day: “The Art of the Gag”


In the latest instalment of the brilliant series Every Frame a Painting (click here for previous instalments), Tony Zhou explains The Art of the Gag by the original master of visual comedy, Buster Keaton. With traces of his work in everything from the shots of Wes Anderson, the physicality of Jackie Chan, and the body language of Bill Murray, you’ve seen Buster Keaton even if you think you haven’t. So how did he do it and why is he so influential? Watch (and learn) below!

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