28.07.14 by Jeff

Animation: “Marilyn Myller” by Mikey Please

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You can now watch animator Mikey Please’s stunning stop-motion film “Marilyn Myller” in its entirety! I’d been waiting what seemed like forever to see this. You might remember Mikey’s previous film “The Eagleman Stag” which was also made from thousands of handmade foam models. Watch the film below!

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23.08.13 by Jeff

“The Jolly Dot” Animation by Mikey Please and Dan Ojari

Mikey Please and Dan Ojari's tribute to Richard Williams, Ivor Cutler, and Norman McLaren

Mikey Please (the genius that made that incredible stop-motion The Eagleman Stag”) and animator Dan Ojari have created a fantastic little tribute to Richard Williams, Ivor Cutler, and Norman McLaren. Watch it below!

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27.06.13 by Jeff

“Marilyn Myller” Official Trailer

Marilyn Myller Official Trailer for new animation by Mikey Please
Oh my lord, this looks fantastic. Mikey Please’s last stop-motion animation shattered my brain (see post here) and this looks even more incredible if that’s even possible.

Watch the trailer and a time-laspe below! Excuse me while I watch them both again, too!

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28.12.12 by Jeff

Top 15 Posts on Booooooom in 2012

A lot of my favourite blogs are ending 2012 by rounding up their most popular posts from the entire year, so why not do it here too! Here are 15 of the most popular posts from Booooooom this year!

The Invisible Bike Helmet by Anna Haupt, Terese Alstin

1. “The Invisible Bike Helmet” by Anna Haupt and Terese Alstin

 

Artist Berndnaut Smilde makes real clouds inside gallery

2. Berndnaut Smilde makes real clouds appear inside gallery!

 

4,748 Self-Portraits and Counting by Jeff Harris

3. 4,748 Self-Portraits and Counting by Jeff Harris

 

Sandwich Artist by Brittany Powell

4. Sandwich Artist – Brittany Powell

 

Paper bird sculptures by Diana Beltran Herrera

5. Paper bird sculptures by Diana Beltran Herrera

 

Maddie The Coonhound new favourite tumblr

6. Maddie The Coonhound

 

Handmade miniature sculptures by Israeli artist Shay Aaron

7. Miniature handmade sculptures by Shay Aaron

 

Salt installations by artist Motoi Yamamoto

8. Intricate salt installations by artist Motoi Yamamoto

 

slamdance 2012 winner Solipsist experimental short film by Andrew Thomas Huang

9. “Solipsist” by Andrew Thomas Huang 

 

The Obliteration Room by artist Yayoi Kusama

10. “The Obliteration Room” by Yayoi Kusama

 

Trace Heavens light installations by artist James Nizam

11. “Trace Heavens” – photos by James Nizam

 

Beautiful Japanese Manhole Covers

12. Beautiful Japanese Manhole Covers!

 

The Eagleman Stag stop-motion animation by Mikey Please

13. “The Eagleman Stag” – stop motion by Mikey Please

 

Smoking Kids portraits by photographer Frieke Janssens

14. “Smoking Kids” – photos by Frieke Janssens

 

The Girl With 7 Horses photos by Ulrika Kestere

15. “The Girl with 7 Horses” by Ulrika Kestere

08.05.12 by Jeff

The Eagleman Stag / Stop-motion animation by Mikey Please

The Eagleman Stag stop-motion animation by Mikey Please
OH MY GOD. This is one of the most incredible animations I have ever seen. Mikey Please sent me over a link to his latest film “The Eagleman Stag” and it is a masterpiece. What you are about to see is not a computer animation, it’s a stop-motion animation using thousands of handmade foam models.

Watch the entire film below!

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