31.08.12 by Jeff

100k Giveaway

Last week our Facebook Page hit 100,000! If it’s alright with you I’d like to celebrate this milestone with a whole bunch of giveaways! Thanks for hanging around on Booooooom every day, thanks for getting involved in the projects, and thanks for sending me all your friendly tweets and emails!

Huge thank you to everyone who made these giveaways possible: Herschel, Virb, Chronicle Books, HelloVon, and Furni.

Here’s what’s up for grabs:

herschel back packs

2 Little America Back Packs (Washed Red) courtesy of Herschel.

herschel back packs

2 Survey Bags (Navy) courtesy of Herschel.

herschel back packs

2 Quarry Back Packs (Yellow) courtesy of Herschel.

herschel back packs

2 Heritage Back Packs (Black/Tan) courtesy of Herschel.

herschel back packs

2 Settlement Back Packs (Red) courtesy of Herschel.

5 Free VIRB websites for life!

5 Free websites for life courtesy of Virb.

hellovon semblance

1 Silver silkscreen Semblance Print signed by HelloVon.

six watches by furni

6 watches courtesy of Furni.

chronicle books

Set of 200 Wall Decals by Mike Perry courtesy of Chronicle Books.

chronicle books

“A Coloring Book by Mike Perry and You” courtesy of Chronicle Books.

So if you want to snag one of these awesome prizes let me know your favourite post on Booooooom from 2012 so far! Copy/paste the link in the comments below! You can also use the widget below to increase your chances of winning something! (But you don’t have to.)

THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED! THANK YOU TO EVERYONE WHO RESPONDED BELOW!

The following people have won themselves something in this giveaway – please check your inboxes, and respond within a week so I can your items sent out to you.

Zachary Elgart

Adrienne Crossman

Stephanie Blackson

Andrew Rebl

Jameson Magrogan

David Michael

Gillian Choo

Amber Christensen

Niki Clainos

Maria Mylnikov

Tyler Parker

Jonny Ruzzo

Virginia Yu

Zack Wilks

Nika Frolov

Juan Castaneda

Matt Rubin

Jess Drawhorn













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







24.05.17 by Jeff

Ticket Giveaway: Canal180’s 8-Day Creative Camp in Portugal

180 Creative Camp is an 8-day media arts academy hosted by Canal180 in Abrantes, Portugal, from July 2nd to 9th. The event provides a unique environment for participants and invited artists to exchange experiences, learn and create together. I’ll be headed out there to do a talk at the camp and more importantly hang with the participants. It’ll be my first time to Portugal so I’m looking forward to exploring Abrantes as well.

Tickets are still available! Also if you happen to live in Abrantes I believe there are special terms for you to participate. Head over to 180.camp for more info and to see the list of speakers and workshops announced so far (more on the way).

Now for the really good news, we have a full package ticket (350 € value) to give away to one of you, which includes participation in the 8-day camp, accommodations and food. All you have to do is share a link to your website or Instagram in the comments below. Click the link below and scroll down to the bottom of this post and use the Disqus comment widget. We’ll pick a winner in two weeks! Good luck.

 

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24.05.17 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Noel Badges Pugh

Love the line work in these drawings by artist Noel Badges Pugh. See more images below.

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24.05.17 by Staff

Photographer Spotlight: Chris Coyle

A selection of work by photographer Chris Coyle. More images below.

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24.05.17 by Jeff

Call For Submissions: Aint-Bad No. 12

Laura Pannack

 

Aint–Bad Magazine is looking for submissions for issue No. 12! Their goal is to put your best work in front of a crew of 15 curators from around the world (myself included). With each curator selecting two photographers, a total of 30 photographers will be feature (and interviewed) for the final printed publication of the best contemporary photography out there today.

While there’s no specific “theme” for this issue, you may wanna explore Aint–Bad’s archives or look at the images below to get a sense of the imagery they’ve showcased in the past. If you think your work might be a fit and are interested in submitting, head over here.

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23.05.17 by Jeff

Akira Covers for Epic Comics

Came across this great archive of Katsuhiro Otomo’s art and put together a little selection of my favourite Epic Comics Akira covers. More images below.

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