18.09.09 by Jeff

Morad Bouchakour

Photos by Morad Bouchakour.

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morad bouchakour photographer photoraphy

morad bouchakour photographer photoraphy

morad bouchakour photographer photoraphy

morad bouchakour photographer photoraphy

morad bouchakour photographer photoraphy

morad bouchakour photographer photoraphy

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

  • Oh wow, the first and fifth photos are great.

  • cara

    wow! do you know where these were taken? i mean, geographically.

    • im not sure, definitely looks like they’re all from the same small community

  • Chelsey Scheffe

    Beautiful, intense stuff.

  • andrés

    i love the kicks from the kid in the 4th photo haha

  • Awesome stuff! It’s not to often you get a chance to be involved within a community like this? They look to me like Mennonites. I live in Southern Alberta where I see on a daily basis both Hutterites and Mennonites and one would almost have to be brought up by such a community to get pics like these.
    Great stuff.

  • They’re Mexican Mennonites. Easy enough to find on the photographer’s website.

    • Mexican Mennonites from Mexico or Mexican Mennonites from southern Alberta? They look like they could have been shot from where I am from. I have many friends that are Mexican Mennonites that have migrated to southern Alberta and sill hold true to the same way of life.
      I am just curious that’s all. :/

  • If you go to his website, you’ll see that some of the photos are labeled as being taken in Canada.

  • wonderful shots especially the one of the little girls

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Booooooom Reader Submissions: December


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.



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Artist Spotlight: Roby Dwi Antono


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