26.01.12 by Jeff

Matt Leines (in Yokohama)

Artist Matt Leines in Japan
A couple years ago I ran into Matt Leines in Japan and I snapped this photo of him snapping a photo of some happy kids! The other day he sent me this photo out of the blue:

Artist Matt Leines in Japan
You can see his flash going off in my photo so we actually captured the same exact second! For some reason this I find this totally satisfying.













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



  • emil

    This could have been the solution to an episode of CSI!
    “We only need to see what’s to the left of the kids and we’ll catch the terrorist/murderer/camera man!”

    • http://www.booooooom.com/ Jeff Hamada

      hahaha

  • Shaun

    I’ve done this same thing in an aquarium in Las Vegas! It looked super awesome! Unfortunately I don’t have the other photographer’s image.
    http://i.imgur.com/Xvhwr.jpg

  • http://www.vexiermeida.de Michael
  • http://www.davidjcubberly.com Dave

    Yup, same thing happened to me too:

    http://www.flickr.com/photos/davidjcubberly/2282434632/in/photostream/

    always cool to see!

  • http://www.jeffhamada.com/ Jeff

    its cool when it happens its like a little serendipity

  • lapetitefaon

    ha I love this/the ones people shared





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