27.04.11 by Jeff

$18,000 Rethink Scholarship!

For the third year in a row, Rethink and Langara College are offering an $18,000 scholarship to aspiring art directors and designers. The winner snags full tuition for Langara College’s two-year Communication and Ideation program and an internship at Rethink.

Rethink Langara College Scholarship 2011

Watch the video below!

This video was made by my talented friend Rory O’Sullivan. (You may recall he also made last year’s video.)

To apply, fill a sketch book anyway you want, or take one apart and re-build it into something totally different!

Get full details here: rethinkcanada.com/scholarship!

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

  • Bart

    Wow! Good work!

  • http://andychung.ca Andy

    hi Rory

  • http://nsmnsmnsm.blogspot.com/ franka

    i have this blog in my favorites so long ago and never wrote on this blog do not know why but now I leave a greeting

    • http://www.jeffhamada.com/ Jeff

      hello franka!

  • http://tetrismagic.blogspot.com/ Julian

    Wow, I really want to take this! Would you know if this is applicable for international students?

    Thanks! Great post.

    • Mariah

      it is, as long as you are confirmed for a student visa :) and can afford living expenses etc.

      • http://tetrismagic.blogspot.com/ Julian

        Awesome, thank you! I’ll think about applying when I graduate from high school next year. :)

  • http://www.thefloodzine.com Natalie

    Awesome, thanks for the info! I’m definitely gonna try out.

  • lapetitefaon

    that video was incredible

  • Cocoa

    It’s absolutely fantastic, Rory!! except . . . giving the bird -finger gesture. I was pretty excited to show this to my students but will have to give it a pass for that reason.

  • Ai

    i appreciate that~~!!!

28.11.15 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: j.frede


Beautifully combined images in this series by Los Angeles-based artist j.frede. Made with seemingly banal landscape photographs purchased at flea markets and arranged into a single scene, these collages effectively merge different times and places together, creating entirely new landscapes. The gorgeous framing is really makes this simple idea quite striking. More images from Fiction Landscapes below.

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28.11.15 by Staff

Video of the Day: Soupcans “Siamese Brutality”


You won’t see images being moved by hand and an exacto knife done as entertainingly as this! Check out Montreal-based filmmaker/miniaturist Winston Hacking’s “paperteering” skills at work in the video for Toronto punk band Soupcans’ track “Siamese Brutality” below!

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Video of the Day: “Life is a Dance” by Sebastian Linda

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Incredible energy in the filming/editing of this dance video by artist/filmmaker Sebastian Linda. Visual style is very similar to Leonardo Dalessandri’s “Watchtower of Turkey” (featured here) but I’d say it’s a much better fit with this type of content. Check out “Life is a Dance” below!

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27.11.15 by Jeff

#TheCreatorClass x Canon Presents: #SHOOTITYOURSELF


#SHOOTITYOURSELF, a new video series by #TheCreatorClass and Canon, features some of Instagram’s most popular photographers sharing some insights into how they create their signature images. In this episode, Dylan Furst (@fursty) explores some of the beautiful trails in Vancouver’s backyard.

Watch the video below!

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