19.03.12 by Jeff

Fresh Letter Project

Fresh Letter Project
Thanks to Sophie (all the way out in London) for sending in some letters to our project! If you want to get involved in our latest project jump over here.

Sophie if you read this, let me know what your website is and I’ll link you. Thanks for being a part of the project!













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



  • Nice simple idea, but you can see the time taken to really work the images into more than just a photograph. My favourite is the C because the bananas make a perfect curve.

    • hope you’ll get involved too kelly!

      • Yeah I think I may have to, it sounds like fun. Is there a deadline for it?

      • not really – but the sooner the better!





08.12.16 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Struan Teague

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A selection of recent work by artist Struan Teague (click here for previous work). More images below.

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08.12.16 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Amanda Brazier

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A selection of recent paintings by artist Amanda Brazier (click here for previous post). Not only are the paint pigments made from the soils where Brazier lives, her paintings emerge through stacking and weaving, processes meant to resemble the physical structures and textures of the home. See more images below.

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08.12.16 by Staff

Photographer Spotlight: Bert Danckaert

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A series of minimalist street photography by Belgian photographer Bert Danckaert (previously featured here). See more images from “Horizon” below.

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07.12.16 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Alex Kanevsky

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A selection of paintings by artist Alex Kanevsky (click here for previous posts). More images from “Uncatchable” below.
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07.12.16 by Jeff

Are the Similarities Between Trump and Hitler TIME Covers Purely Coincidental?

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TIME Magazine has just announced their “Person of the Year” is Donald Trump. Twitter users were quick to point out the striking similarities between this cover, shot by photographer Nadav Kander, and the Adolf Hitler cover from April 1941. Hitler was also named “Person of the Year” in 1938.

In both images the subjects are seated in chairs, but as Fader points out, notice the ominous shadow on the wall, and the way the colour of the backdrop complements the suit. For reference you can look through the past “Person of the Year” covers here.

Many are also suggesting that the “M” in TIME gives Donald Trump the appearance of having devil horns. Are people reading too much into this or were these intentional decisions? Have a look at both cover images below.

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