08.06.09 by Jeff

RJ Shaughnessy / Book

RJ Shaughnessy just sent me over a copy of his new book, Your Golden Opportunity is Comeing Very Soon. Quite a perplexing title! The book is collection of beautifully stark black and white photos of damaged urban landscapes.

rj shaughnessy photographer photography Your Golden Opportunity is Comeing Very Soon

rj shaughnessy photographer photography Your Golden Opportunity is Comeing Very Soon

rj shaughnessy photographer photography Your Golden Opportunity is Comeing Very Soon

rj shaughnessy photographer photography Your Golden Opportunity is Comeing Very Soon

rj shaughnessy photographer photography Your Golden Opportunity is Comeing Very Soon

rj shaughnessy photographer photography Your Golden Opportunity is Comeing Very Soon

rj shaughnessy photographer photography Your Golden Opportunity is Comeing Very Soon













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



  • keith laudati

    Very cool…Title is great.

  • Jose Landa

    Damn, where you get it? I gotta cop it. Smoke dro, peep this book, get hype take some muhfukin pitchers.

  • !!!!!!!!!!

    i’m working on a series pretty similar to this idea right now.

    i wish people would send me books like these too :(





08.12.16 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Struan Teague

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A selection of recent work by artist Struan Teague (click here for previous work). More images below.

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08.12.16 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Amanda Brazier

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A selection of recent paintings by artist Amanda Brazier (click here for previous post). Not only are the paint pigments made from the soils where Brazier lives, her paintings emerge through stacking and weaving, processes meant to resemble the physical structures and textures of the home. See more images below.

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08.12.16 by Staff

Photographer Spotlight: Bert Danckaert

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A series of minimalist street photography by Belgian photographer Bert Danckaert (previously featured here). See more images from “Horizon” below.

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07.12.16 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Alex Kanevsky

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A selection of paintings by artist Alex Kanevsky (click here for previous posts). More images from “Uncatchable” below.
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07.12.16 by Jeff

Are the Similarities Between Trump and Hitler TIME Covers Purely Coincidental?

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TIME Magazine has just announced their “Person of the Year” is Donald Trump. Twitter users were quick to point out the striking similarities between this cover, shot by photographer Nadav Kander, and the Adolf Hitler cover from April 1941. Hitler was also named “Person of the Year” in 1938.

In both images the subjects are seated in chairs, but as Fader points out, notice the ominous shadow on the wall, and the way the colour of the backdrop complements the suit. For reference you can look through the past “Person of the Year” covers here.

Many are also suggesting that the “M” in TIME gives Donald Trump the appearance of having devil horns. Are people reading too much into this or were these intentional decisions? Have a look at both cover images below.

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