05.01.12 by Jeff

Mariko Sakaguchi

Photographer Mariko Sakaguchi
A brilliant self-portrait series by Mariko Sakaguchi. Japan.

Photographer Mariko Sakaguchi

Photographer Mariko Sakaguchi

Photographer Mariko Sakaguchi

Photographer Mariko Sakaguchi

Photographer Mariko Sakaguchi

Photographer Mariko Sakaguchi

Photographer Mariko Sakaguchi

Photographer Mariko Sakaguchi

Photographer Mariko Sakaguchi


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

  • ohh wow, these are fantastic!

  • v surreal..me likey!

  • tanpax

    HAHA ! Brilliant idea !

  • que buenas!

  • O R I G I N A L

  • Hilflog

    Where can I get one of those bath tubs?

  • so this is what they mean when they say, “living in a bubble”. to me this self is in it’s comfort zone looking at the world. kind of like the internet, you’re in your pajamas and bed however exposed to endless scenes both at once. watching videos of the world.
    rad series

  • she’s quite interesting
    and the photographs are well composed

    like it (:

  • Thom

    didn’t the one contestant on work of art do this?

  • The idea is really interesting, this is like inserting privacy into public or less private places. Because these situations are not real, nobody pay attention to her and that creates a disturbance that make the viewer think about this notion of private/public space.

  • michelle

    I was gonna say, Young Sun from Work of Art did a self-portrait similar to the first one, except his body was naked and drenched with water, standing, instead of in a bathtub. The composition is pretty much the same too.

  • The cooperation of everyone in the photos is astounding 😀

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  • Facurdo

    Buenisimos! muy original

25.08.16 by Jeff

Animation of the Day: “I’m Dead Inside”


One of my favourite animators Dan Britt returns with another brilliant short, “I’m Dead Inside”, handling the visuals and the music! He previously contributed to Don’t Hug Me I’m Scared and made the brilliant animation “I Decided to Leave”. I can’t really tell if things like this are considered dark humour or just regular humour anymore. Maybe you can let me know one way or the other.

I highly recommend you watch “I’m Dead Inside” over on Booooooom TV.

25.08.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Kajahl Benes


A selection of paintings by Brooklyn-based artist Kajahl Benes. More images below.

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25.08.16 by Jeff

Pattern — The Simple Drawing App Every Designer Has Been Waiting For


Pattern is a fantastic little iPad app (available in the App Store as of today) created by former Facebook product designer Andy Chung, specifically for the purpose of ideation and early stage design. Its simple tools and charming interface feel equal parts whiteboard and grid paper.

I love this app! You can see in the video clip below just how beautifully considered it is. Everything feels natural and intuitive, and it makes creating with the Apple Pencil and gestures fast and fun. A web layout with notes scrawled over it, literally takes seconds.



Andy has given us 5 promo codes to download Pattern for free! We’ll hook up the first 3 people who leave a comment here telling us what crazy thing you hope it will help you design.

At the end of the day we’ll also pick 2 more people from all the comments to also receive the promo codes (I may pick the funniest two answers, just saying).

Hit the button below and scroll to the bottom of this post to leave a comment! There’s a few more images of the app down there as well.


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23.08.16 by Jeff

Illustrator Spotlight: Rune Fisker


A selection of work by Danish illustrator Rune Fisker. More images below.

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23.08.16 by Jeff

Illustrator Spotlight: Jee-ook Choi


A selection of work by South Korean illustrator Jee-ook Choi. More images below.

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