07.09.11 by Jeff

Back to the Start

“Back to the Start”, an animation by Johnny Kelly for the Chipotle Cultivate Foundation. This is a beautiful piece of filmmaking.

Back to the start Johnny Kelly short film for Chipotle featuring coldplay scientist willie nelson

Watch the animation below!

The soundtrack is provided by Willie Nelson, performing Coldplay’s “The Scientist”. This piece was commissioned by Chipotle to emphasize the importance of developing a sustainable food system. Job well done!

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

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  • http://www.wix.com/philipmaniaci/film Phil

    That was fantastic!!


    Wow. Amazing animation! But I really hated the song cover.

  • http://www.lukasricharz.com lukas

    It looks a bit like Chris Ware, but animated…

    • http://www.jeffhamada.com/ Jeff

      ya i can see that actually

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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28.11.15 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Ákos Major


Gorgeous skylines and cityscapes by Hungarian photographer Ákos Major. More images from his series “Urbanesque” below!

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28.11.15 by Staff

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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