03.06.11 by Jeff

Maia Akiva

Photos by Maia Akiva.

Photographer Maia Akiva photography

Photographer Maia Akiva photography

Photographer Maia Akiva photography

Photographer Maia Akiva photography

Photographer Maia Akiva photography

Photographer Maia Akiva photography

Photographer Maia Akiva photography

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



  • Second to last is mesmerizing.

  • PJ

    these feel like glimpses into reality

  • The first three really take my breath away. The way the light falls on the image and results in an ambiguous and unclear image rather than what we expect light to do creates a nice tension for me.

  • sallyletitride

    phenomenal phenomena

  • M

    amazing!! these reminds me of tarkovsky cinematography!!awesomeness.

  • I’m loving this polaroid-instant film-grainy snapshot look lately. reminds me of going through my dad’s old photos from the seventies/eighties as a kid. like a bunch of frozen moments in time–really cool.

  • lapetitefaon

    absolutely gorgeous! the black and white of the girls face in the bushes is so dreamy

  • I love the first one but I put money on it that she just mis-metered her flash. Been there done that many times.

  • Hi guys! We now have 4 photographs available of Maia’s work on Little Paper Planes!

    http://www.littlepaperplanes.com/artist/600-maia-akiva





02.12.16 by Jeff

Illustrator Spotlight: Dayoung Cho

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Drawings by illustrator Dayoung Cho. More images below.

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02.12.16 by Jeff

Booooooom Reader Submissions: December

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Here’s 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. If you’re going to share your work please take an extra second to leave a nice comment on someone else’s work!

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 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.

 

SUBMIT WORK / LEAVE A COMMENT

02.12.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Roby Dwi Antono

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A selection of surreal work by artist Roby Dwi Antono, based in Yoyakarta, Indonesia. Would love to see more work from this part of the world. Wow. If you know of others please send recommendations! More images below.

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02.12.16 by Staff

Photographer Spotlight: Fred Lahache

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A selection of recent work by Paris-based photographer Fred Lahache (click here for previous post). More images below!

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02.12.16 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Sarah Awad

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A selection of paintings by Los Angeles-based artist Sarah Awad (click here for previous post). More images below.

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