28.03.09 by Jeff

Show your face around here!

A lot of you have been asking how to get your own image next to your comments – just head over to Gravatar. Give ’em your email and upload a pic. Boom, done. Now your image will show up on any websites that use these globally recognized avatars! Just make sure you use that email address when you leave a comment!

gravatar avatar

You also have the ability to “reply” to each other now. Should make conversations a little easier. Enjoy.













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



  • DO it!

  • Miguel

    Hi Jeff :O

  • I recognize the glassed bottom girl. :)
    Cause she’s a famous face among streetstyle photographers’ models.
    Are these pics images of your readers?

  • V.

    awesome!

  • nikdatrix

    Nice!!!!!!!!

  • good idea on the reply feature

  • so c.

    this gets better every day! thanks muches, jeff

  • Jen

    whoop!

  • Yeah! it’s totally awesome!

  • Check ma face!

  • Yahhhh

  • me got the gravatars
    woot!

  • bing bong bing-bong-bing

  • deadnac

    does it work`?

  • Parker

    Snaap.

  • Clif

    taking over my life one day at a time

  • sweetttttttt

  • marius

    nice, avatarts are cool

  • juniper

    heck yes!





26.05.17 by Staff

“Light Barrier” by Artists Kimchi and Chips


An otherworldly audio-visual phenomenon by South Korean artists Kimchi and Chips (aka Mimi Son and Elliot Woods). Constructing an elaborate apparatus out of hundreds of projectors, mirrors and speakers the duo experiment with the materialization of objects from beams of light. Check out more images and video below!

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26.05.17 by Jeff

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Every week we share a bunch of hand-picked content that doesn’t go up on Booooooom and it’s just for our Secret Email Club members. You might like it! There’s only one way to find out: SIGN UP HERE. (it’s free)

26.05.17 by Jeff

Photographer Camilo Jose Vergara Photographs The Same Locations Repeatedly Over 40 Years

No heat, landlord in front of New St. and Newark St., Newark, 1980

New St. and Newark St., Newark, 2015

 

Photographer Camilo José Vergara has committed more than four decades of his life to his photographic archive project “Tracking Time”. Year after year he has returned to poor, minority communities around the United States to re-photograph them from the same vantage points. In 2013, Vergara was awarded the National Humanities Medal by President Barack Obama, and was the first photographer ever to receive this honour.

See more images of his incredible project below.

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26.05.17 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Miwon Yoon

Lovely work by Korean artist Miwon Yoon. See more images below.

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26.05.17 by Staff

“Solo Together” by Artist Paula Crown

Artist Paula Crown creates 150 ceramic replicas of those iconically cheap disposable red cups for her latest sculptural installation, inviting us to consider the complexity of the mundane and the temporality of togetherness. See more images from “Solo Together” below or on display at 10 Hanover gallery in London until June 8.

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