09.06.09 by Jeff

Khristian Mendoza

Transparency by Khristian Mendoza. Why didn’t I think of this?

khristian mendoza communication design designer

khristian mendoza communication design designer

khristian mendoza communication design designer

khristian mendoza communication design designer

khristian mendoza communication design designer













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



  • lovely

  • been feelin a little like these brilliant photographs lately…
    thanks for these.

  • Pingback: Transparency von Khristian Mendoza |()

  • Pingback: Transparency - today and tomorrow()

  • Pingback: Khristian Mendoza - BOOOOOOOM! - CREATE * INSPIRE * COMMUNITY * ART * DESIGN * MUSIC * FILM * PHOTO * PROJECTS | Buamai()

  • NIcole

    Yeah- pretty *rad.*

  • Pingback: LOVE Blog / LOVE Creative Manchester » Blog Archive » Transparency()

  • Pingback: Probably Digital « SomethingRed()

  • NVA

    the idea is unique…

  • lapetitefaon

    Love it!!!

  • Very nice, reminds me of a piece done by Bruce McLean in the seventies… Good work.

    B.

  • Viola!

    coooool

  • observer

    i like this and im quite hard to please

  • vazquez

    pretty cool and unique idea

  • Akudeyn

    i like it, creative idea

  • Super! I wanted to do something similar to this like a year ago, but instead of the black cardboard, some old TVs. [:

  • Bowl of Bitch™

    smh <3

  • Wow these are really sweet. I really like the second to last one……well I really like all of them actually.

  • Brilliant idea, the shots are really lovely

  • Zoo

    a friend wanted to make a film with this premise of transparency years ago… he should have, it all looks so beautiful

  • awesomenesss

  • Mike

    Killer!

  • how exactly is this done?

    • im pretty sure its two photos taken from the same spot (tripod) one with the figure, one without. the photos laid on top of one another, the shape is removed from the shot with the figure to reveal the empty space of the second photo. simple and effective

  • Ilir Sopa

    Guess we are, at last, able to see your true colors, and that’s why I love you, so don’t be afraid to let them show! Peace!

  • @JEFFHAMADA and @HANNA … we’ve been debating it’s method as a “mirror trick” with the subject holding a mirror and a mirror set up at just the right angle facing the subject near the photographer

    • i can see how it might look like that but it’s not – its definitely the landscape showing behind the subject

      • i agree. i was on the other side of the “mirror trick” debate. either way… it’s extra cool, love it!

    • Phil

      The easiest way to do this would to be to take a picture without the girl first the one with her with the black cardboard. then to photo shop the background in with any shape you like. The black cardboard would make it easy to because it very distinguishable from the actual background. A nice simple idea that has made some very nice photos. Although maybe they did it a different way, I am not by any means an expert on these matters.

  • Pingback: whothefuckis » Transparency()

  • nice job dude

  • genius!

  • These are great.

  • Sarah

    love.
    simple, yet creative. and especially eye-catching.

  • Pingback: Transparency by Khristian Mendoza()

  • Isabella

    love…. fucking rad

  • Pingback: Transparency « WHITEBOARD()

  • salviaisforiegn

    damn and i thought i was being original.

  • Pingback: tba.()

  • Allise

    THIS IS COOL !!!! I LOVE THIS
    THIS SO WITTY !!

  • So cool! I would have never thought of doing this… wow.

  • loly

    i love this. soooo much <3 <3 <3





02.12.16 by Jeff

Illustrator Spotlight: Dayoung Cho

dayoung-cho30

Drawings by illustrator Dayoung Cho. More images below.

Read More

02.12.16 by Jeff

Booooooom Reader Submissions: December

december-600

Here’s 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 all 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 at the bottom will open up this full post, simply scroll down and use the 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

02.12.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Roby Dwi Antono

roby-dwi-antono34

A selection of surreal work by artist Roby Dwi Antono, based in Yoyakarta, Indonesia. Would love to see more work from this part of the world. Wow. If you know of others please send recommendations! More images below.

Read More

02.12.16 by Staff

Photographer Spotlight: Fred Lahache

lahache1

A selection of recent work by Paris-based photographer Fred Lahache (click here for previous post). More images below!

Read More

02.12.16 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Sarah Awad

awad7

A selection of paintings by Los Angeles-based artist Sarah Awad (click here for previous post). More images below.

Read More