27.05.11 by Jeff

No Tankers

Clever posters by Rethink for the Dogwood Initiative as part of their ongoing No Tankers campaign. The posters change as it rains!

no tankers oil posters by rethink communications

Watch the video below!


http://www.notankers.ca













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



  • Joost the Host

    Woah!

    Awesome concept, bravo Rethink!

  • Chelsea

    This has to be the same people who put those stickers on loonies to make it look like the loon was covered in oil.
    Both are great!

  • http://peep-toe-shoes.tumblr.com/ Ana Tendeiro

    I wish I was this creative :)

  • http://twitter.com/mfbolla bolla

    I’m not sure the posters were as smart as the video made about them. Great cause

  • http://www.conorbuckleyphotography.com conor buckley

    As long as the video gets the message out there the campaign can be considered successful? The value of the clever idea is attached to the campaign and distributed through you tube, blogs etc.. Very Clever

  • Alfin Akhret

    Simple idea implemented in creative way. Brilliant :-)

  • Nambo

    THIS IS SIMPLY GREAT!!!!

  • lapetitefaon

    Super clever idea, very pretty video. Plus Foreground is such a good song!

  • http://andrewluk.wordpress.com/ Andrew Luk

    very interesting way of conveying the message without being trite

  • 8mismo

    This video along with the accompanying dramatic piano music gives the impression that the poster, in all its cleverness, is more important than the cause which it serves to remind people of. The poster is a great idea, but the video cheapens it. I like the idea of bringing the muck to people, so they have to confront it. Something else you could try: 1) collect the dead animals that wash up on the beach after an oil spill. 2) Freeze them. 3) Spread them around vancouver

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  • madlenedaily.tumblr.com

    This is an actually amazing idea, I’m so impressed it looks amazing and gives the message, love it!





03.05.16 by Jeff

Mind-Bending Photo Manipulations by Artist Laurent Rosset

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A selection of clever photo manipulations by photographer/architect Laurent Rosset, another artist experimenting with the illusion of landscapes which seem to fold back on themselves. You may recall Aydin Büyüktas’ work “Flatland” utilized a drone to create a very similar effect.

More of Rosset’s images below.

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03.05.16 by Jeff

Shit Robot – “Lose Control” Directed by Kevin McGloughlin

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One of my favourite videos so far this year! Kevin McGloughlin directs this mesmerizing visual for Shit Robot’s “Lose Control” featuring Nancy Whang. Stellar editing here – a perfect fit for the track. I’d love to know how some of these effects were achieved. Watch it over on Booooooom TV.

03.05.16 by Jeff

Booooooom Reader Submissions: May

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Here is 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. The comments and upvotes do not go unnoticed! 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 Disqus 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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03.05.16 by Jeff

Reader Submission: Robert Steven Connett

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A selection of paintings from artist Robert Steven Connett, who sent in his work through our April Reader Submissions post. More images below.

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03.05.16 by Jeff

Hangers by Lane Walkup

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Love these hangers by Portland-based Lane Walkup. More images below.

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