About this Blog
This blog details the "backstage business" of professional illusionist, illusion designer, author & show producer, J C Sum.
It also explores how creative & artistic individuals can position themselves to be commercially successful in their respective fields.
Whether you are an entertainer, film-maker, designer, musician, artist, actor or animator, this blog strives to offer insights based on the art, science and business of one of Asia’s most commercially successful practitioners of the magic arts.
Tag Archives: Illusion
You guys are awesome! Thanks to all of our friends, fans, supporters, clients and readers of this blog for voting for us in the About.com Readers’ Choice Awards 2012! We had the honoured of being chosen as a finalist for “Best … Continue reading
It has been a tremendously busy time since we returned from Kuwait. I have not written a blog entry for almost a week because Ning & I were busy finishing our “3 Sides of Magic” book that forms the basis … Continue reading
29 Jan 2012 was the first day of the 6-show run in Kuwait City for an illusion production show entitled, Abracadabra 2. The show is produced and promoted by Event Mania. The previous day was spent loading in and setting up … Continue reading
This entry is actually based on a response I made on a forum posted by a young magician for the US. It was regarding illusion redesigning rights and the rights to build an illusion based on an existing creation of someone else’s. … Continue reading
We found a video of our appearance on Sony Style TV from last year. It features an illusion, close-up magic act using a Sony Erricson phone and we also teach a simple magic trick! Check it out on Youtube here or … Continue reading
The 3rd episode of “M for Magic” the online series designed by Sinema TV in collaboration with J C Sum & Magic Babe Ning and Fly Entertainment is now online. The whole will air on a new Internet TV portal that will be launched … Continue reading
The 2nd episode of “M for Magic” is now online! The Sinema TV team has done another great job with the editing of the episode. Episode 1 got great feedback and response has been really good. Over 1000 views in … Continue reading