30.08.10 by Jeff

Andrew Lewicki

“y=x²”, a parabolic skateboard ramp by Andrew Lewicki.

Parabolic Ramp by Andrew Lewicki













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



  • http://knifewives.blogspot.com/ Shinya

    I demand a video clip of someone dropping in on this!

    • lapetitefaon

      ditto! Looks impossible!

  • Bolla

    Nothing but marbles can role on that ramp!

  • http://www.iamartsy.com misslieze

    I don’t get what the point of that is? but it does look like an upside down cone :)

    • http://www.jeffhamada.com/ Jeff

      its a joke, you’re allowed to laugh :)

  • http://www.deptm2.com mike

    That’s one ramp I’d not like to drop in on.

    • JCD

      No, I’d not like either.

  • http://www.commongenus.com jeff

    y equals x squared alright… i especially like the pointless stairs, and the symmetry in all 3 dimensions…

  • Kenny

    It would be possible if scaled up to maybe 200 ft tall. But the G forces at the bottom would be too much

  • skeet skeet

    it’s art, you morons.

  • tha

    LOL!





24.05.16 by Jeff

Illustrator Spotlight: Lisa Kogawa

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Illustrator Lisa Kogawa was born and raised in Japan and is currently living and working in Los Angeles. Really nice variety of styles. More images below.

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24.05.16 by Staff

Photoshopped Selfie Sticks Replace Guns in Popular Movies

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Been seeing a lot of these selfie stick images circulating the net recently and was trying to figure out where they were from. The image above, from Terminator (the best I’ve seen so far) was shared on Twitter last year. Since then a Tumblr has popped up called Guns Replaced with Selfie Sticks sharing similar images from popular movies, and it appears they take submissions. More images below.

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24.05.16 by Jeff

Photographer Spotlight: Ben Roberts

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Madrid-based photographer Ben Roberts has been photographing Spain since 2007 for his series “Más se perdió en Cuba”, which translates to “We lost more when we lost Cuba”. More images below.

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24.05.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: GSULF

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with Sebastien Touache

 
Graf artist GSULF and his friends are on another level. A selection of street paintings below.

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23.05.16 by Jeff

Animation: Yeasayer “Silly Me”

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Another fantastic video by New Media Limited for Yeasayer. “Silly Me” is the prequel to “I Am Chemistry”, and both have a wonderfully strange animation style. Watch it over on Booooooom TV.