09.11.11 by Jeff

Darren Ankenman

Photos by Darren Ankenman.

Photographer Darren Ankenman

Photographer Darren Ankenman

Photographer Darren Ankenman

Photographer Darren Ankenman

Photographer Darren Ankenman

Photographer Darren Ankenman


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

  • http://markforephotography.com Mark Fore

    These are beautiful! It’s good to see people still putting film to work.

  • http://www.flickr.com/photos/darascully Dara Scully

    The pictures tell us good stories about sad people.

  • http://www.itgoeslikethisblog.tumblr.com mackenzie

    wow. that first one is breathtaking!

  • http://juenology.com Mary Sohn

    love the one with the exploding sky

  • http://shopartdirect.com/ Maria

    Breathtaking images!

  • http://deanosouthcoast.blogspot.com/ Dane

    These are amazing!!!

  • http://www.savetheartist.net Heather

    I love this. It’s perfect how these simple things can still create wonderful photography.

  • lapetitefaon

    whoa, whaaat?! The first one is a little out of this world?!

  • Ralfana

    @ Lapetitefaon : Agreed!

  • Garson

    The first one remember me the work of rodolfo vanmarcke.

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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