30.05.10 by Jeff

Comin’ home!

Here’s one more reason to visit Akihabara! I’m coming home with two new cameras, including this little beauty.

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Booooooom will be back to normal starting Tuesday.













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



  • What a treasure! Looking forward to the Booooooom train getting back on track. 🙂

  • Oh noes! I’m going to come home from my girlfriends house on Tuesday at like midnight and be flooded with Booooooom wonderfulness and stay at much too late…

    GOSH DARN YOU HAMADA

  • yes 35ti’s are nice! this reminded me i need to get mine back off a friend

    • i love the way top of the camera is designed, so beautiful

  • Michael

    mmmmmm. ive missed some Booooooom time!

  • unbelievably jealous.

  • wowowow that is beautiful.

  • RvS

    What is the other one you bought?? This one is awesome.

  • me encanta!





26.06.16 by Staff

Gold-Fused Sculptures Made From Remnants of Shattered Porcelain

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According to Korean tradition, artisans have a habit of destroying and discarding imperfect pieces. Since 2001 Korean artist Yeesookyung has taken these porcelain fragments, creating beautiful, imperfect sculptures by fusing them with gold leaf in the Japanese tradition of kintsugi. See more images from “Translated Vase” below.

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24.06.16 by Jeff

Photographer Spotlight: Quentin Shih

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Photos by Quentin Shih, who splits time between New York, Paris, and Beijing. More images below.

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24.06.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Peter Wileman

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Paintings by Peter Wileman. More images below.

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24.06.16 by Staff

Photographer Spotlight: Julien Mauve

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Another fantastic narrative series by Paris-based photographer Julien Mauve (click here for previous posts). More images from “After Lights Out” below.

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24.06.16 by Staff

Drones Capture Disparity Between Rich and Poor in South Africa

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Cape Town-based photographer Johnny Miller reveals distinct lines between rich and poor in a striking (and unsettling) series of photographs. Taken using drones, the aerial perspective presents the harsh reality of past Apartheid policies and the continued disparity in a way that can’t be ignored. Check out more images from “Unequal Scenes” below.

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