07.07.09 by Jeff

Aaron Ruell

Photos by Aaron Ruell aka Kip from Napoleon Dynamite (seriously).

aaron ruell photography photographer

aaron ruell photography photographer

aaron ruell photography photographer

aaron ruell photography photographer

aaron ruell photography photographer

aaron ruell photography photographer

aaron ruell photography photographer

aaron ruell photography photographer

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

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

    according to wikipedia, he also designed the awesome opening title sequence

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

      ^ for Napoleon Dynamite i mean..

  • daniela.


  • http://lightning-heart.blogspot.com Lightning Heart

    wow, as if he wasn’t amazing enough just being kip!

  • http://sradnidge.com sr

    wow… wicked pics!

  • http://www.youtube.com/ambroziak ambroziak

    To me it’s like a lullaby… I’m just flying by… Oh so high… like a kite… tied to a skate…

  • lapetitefaon

    Oh the babies in the first photo are so creepy cute.

  • katie

    i love the film and these photographs are supurb! amazing work.

  • Dave Parker

    He is very creative, having also done some TV commercials (the quite obnoxious “filet-o-fish/filet of fish” being one of them).

  • Joel

    Awesome!! The girls in the first one look like they could be his! These pictures totally look like the movie…

  • Jasmine

    ‘LaFawnduh is the best thing that has ever happened to me.’
    The colours are great.

  • http://jacikessler.com Jaci Kessler

    these are sweet

  • http://www.jollybegood.com JollyBeGood

    wow! some great posts today!

  • Maciel

    This are seriously awesome.

  • http://www.flickr.com/photos/jaypanelo/ panelomo

    the geek kid with the pig! – just WOW!

  • http://www.flickr.com/photos/abrahamzavala/ abb


  • Kiera



    the kid on the couch with the keyboard

  • http://martasmarta.deviantart.com Marta

    very nice!!

  • D.

    i love the old trabant. it’s so nostalgic for me!
    this whole series says nostalgia, really.

  • http://keef.tv keef

    His commercial work can be viewed here:


  • http://selinaloveshard.blogspot.com selina

    i love the kid with the pig!!

  • http://www.colette.fr colette

    haha, hello from Paris…

    Aaron Ruell will be here in the shop colette for his new exhibition …
    from august 30 to September 25, 2010.

    213, rue st honoré, Paris



    • http://www.jeffhamada.com/ Jeff

      i wish i could be there for the show!!

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