17.02.09 by Jeff

Hypebeast Interview!

Just a quick bit of personal news – the good folks at Hypebeast interviewed me about the release of my shoe for Converse and a bit of my personal background! Read the interview here.

jeff hamada hypebeast interview feature

In case you missed it, the charity/launch event is Thursday Feb 19th – Livestock (1709 West 4th Vancouver)! All profits from shoes sold that night will be donated to The Global Fund! Come out and support a good cause and get some shoes to boot (I’m not totally sure if that’s a pun).

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

  • http://picdit.wordpress.com Adam

    Kewwll. congrats Jeff!

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

    good read.

  • http://oliviercharland.com Olivier Charland

    congrats ! that’s a nice interview !

  • kyle

    you look so sad in that pic haha. awesome interview though. and hey, score music is nothing to be ashamed of!

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

    hahah thanks!

  • http://xjomox.blogspot.com jomo


  • http://www.welcometohr.com kurtis shhh

    superb Jeff

    weaseled your way in there eh? best way

  • http://www.iheartpluto.blogspot.com/ Nils

    Haha, you look funny in that pic. Like a little boy who just got robbed of his favourite toy 😉

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

    hahah ^

    Kurtis! yes! weaseling is my specialty

  • http://www.lokastudios.com/ paul

    kicking out great life lessons here… it’s important to be friendly to everyone you meet (unless you’re absolutely certain that they’re not important). just kidding, great article, congrats on the project!

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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27.11.15 by Staff

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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27.11.15 by Staff

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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27.11.15 by Staff

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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