27.08.10 by Jeff

Skate and Create

Transworld’s Skate and Create 2010 videos are now online and one entry instantly put a smile on my face. In an age of HD this, and megapixel that, Etnies took it back to 1995! This is proof that all you need is a Hi8 camera, baggy jeans, and people who are down to have some fun!

etnies skate and create 2010

Watch the video below! Warning: If you skated in the 90’s this just might bring a tear to your eye! If anyone needs me I’ll be waxing the curb outside my house.


In the end, it was Lakai’s video that took home the gold.













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







27.06.17 by Jeff

Instagram of the Day: Artist Creates Vintage VHS Versions of Modern Movies

If you grew up in the 80s you’re really gonna like this Instagram account. Steelberg takes current films and makes fantastic retro VHS covers for them. Many of you will be too young to have ever gone to a store to rent a video but seeing these makes me kinda miss the whole movie-choosing ritual. Have a look at more VHS covers below.

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27.06.17 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Alain Delorme

French artist Alain Delorme digitally distorts reality in his series “Totems” in which people are captured around Shanghai with precarious piles of objects. More images below.

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27.06.17 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Hula

A long overdue selection of spectacular work by Hawaiian artist Sean Yoro aka Hula, whose water murals have become his signature over the past couple years. More images below.

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26.06.17 by Jeff

Illustrator Spotlight: Gracey Zhang

A selection of beautiful work by illustrator Gracey Zhang, based in New York. More images below.

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26.06.17 by Jeff

Illustrator Spotlight: Taj Francis

A selection of work by illustrator Taj Francis. More images below.

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