03.06.11 by Jeff

Chris Engman

Photos by Chris Engman. Seattle.

Artist photographer Chris Engman

Artist photographer Chris Engman

Artist photographer Chris Engman

Artist photographer Chris Engman













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



  • The first is awesome, and the landscape these are placed in is killer.

  • Very interesting concept!

    http://davidikus.blogspot.com

  • Are these photos of paintings or this some kind of Photoshop voodoo?

    • with the image within image works, he shoots the area (eastern washington), returns home to make large prints, returns to the same scene and constructs the new piece to be photographed. other works involve merely moving parts of the scene, like this pile of dirt which was carefully rotated and rebuilt in place… http://chrisengman.com/index.php?p=dust-to-dust&w=dust-to-dust stellar work!

      • Ok, now it makes more sense. Thanks!

  • I am always inspired by the creativity show on this blog!
    Have a great day.
    Take care,

  • T2

    really great idea!

  • Lucas Dellaretti

    hum

  • These are just amazing. I am so glad I found your blog!
    Look forward to seeing more? How do we become feature artists? All the best.
    Sherry

    • glad you made it sherry, we aren’t currently taking email submissions but feel free to join our facebook group and post a link or image there

      /j

  • Rain

    Oh my gosh these are incredible. Definitely a first viewing of this style for me.

  • Jim

    Cool! Very creative big ups!

    http://www.flickr.com/photos/jimolofsson/

  • oner

    rené magritte?

  • Nambo

    BADASS!!!!!! :D

  • These photos are great and your blog is pure inspiration :)

  • These are really captivating, trying to understand them, I love how it looks like the canvases have been painted, it took me a while to see the second board in the first photo. I love that you have to figure the images out, you can perceive them in your own way, as to how they work. My favourites are the first and last simply for the way they make you think about them a bit longer than the other two to understand them. I really like the setting chosen too.

  • munch

    is anybody else thinking Storm Thorgerson?

  • he kinda rules right now in these parts of the NW, hard to fault that, he rocks it





23.06.17 by Jeff

5 Questions You Must Answer (or die)

This is our weekly discussion post where I ask 5 questions and you answer them (I answer them too). If you missed them, the previous 5 Questions posts are HEREHEREHERE and HERE.

 

The Questions

1- What’s your favourite piece of useless trivia?

2- What’s a bargain bin movie that’s actually really good?

3- How many times do you think you’ve stolen something in your life?

4- Describe your favourite procrastination technique.

5- What’s a unique question that I can use for a future 5 Questions post?

 

 

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