03.10.12 by Jeff

Gregory Crewdson: Brief Encounters

Gregory Crewdson: Brief Encounters
Ben Shapiro’s documentary about photographer Gregory Crewdson (over a decade in the making) will finally be screened at the end of the month, at Film Forum. I cannot wait to see this! If anyone knows when it will be here in Vancouver let me know!

Watch the trailer below!

gregorycrewdsonmovie.com













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



  • http://www.othebravemusic.com/ mackenzie

    oh.  wow.  this is incredible. 

  • http://twitter.com/mfbolla Bolla

    another heads up when it’s out or when you see it Jeff, looks to be a thriller

  • http://www.gladspot.com/ SmileyMcglad

    Love Crewdson





31.05.16 by Staff

Good News of the Day: Army of 1,000 Ducks Used as Brilliant Pesticide Alternative

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South Africa’s Vergenoegd vineyard in Stellenbosch keeps a flock of over 1,000 Indian Runner ducks to help combat tiny white dune snails that would otherwise destroy the budding vines. The ducks’ upright and slender posture allow them to navigate the rows of plants, clearing up to a hectare a day.

While the cost of keeping all these ducks is significantly higher than standard pesticides, the duck army is so effective that the vineyard uses minimal chemicals and is recognized for its sustainability. See more images by London-born, Cape Town-based photographer Mike Hutchings and a video of the ducks working below!

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31.05.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Kazuhiro Hori

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Paintings by Japanese artist Kazuhiro Hori. More images below.

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31.05.16 by Jeff

Illustrator Spotlight: Can Çetinkaya

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A selection of work by Ankara, Turkey-based illustrator Can Çetinkaya. More images below.

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31.05.16 by Jeff

Illustrator Spotlight: Seungpyo Hong

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A selection of work by Seungpyo Hong, a Korean illustrator based in London. More images below.

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30.05.16 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Lowell Boyers

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A selection of meditative paintings by artist Lowell Boyers. More images below.

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