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This blog details the "backstage business" of professional illusionist, illusion designer, author & show producer, J C Sum.
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Tag Archives: Inversion
Yesterday, we filmed two acts for the final taped segment of our 60min 3D TV Magic Special. The first act was a spiker illusion performed with a spectator while surrounded by a 100 people. The location was at the bottom … Continue reading
We have been prepping the mega escape stunt that will be filmed on Sunday night with a live audience. Particular attention has been made to the technical aspect of the escape. There are two important elements that make this stunt spectacular … Continue reading
This Sunday, 27 Mar 2011, from 7pm – 11pm, I will be attempting a mega escape as part of the 3D TV Magic Special commissioned by the Media Development Authority. Reminiscent of Ning’s “Inversion” stunt from 2009, I will attempt … Continue reading
Concept:Magic, The Complete Magic Production House, is pleased to release the official highlight video of ‘Magic Babe’ Ning’s “Inversion” escape stunt! We wanted to produce a video with a different concept from others that we have released over the last … Continue reading
This is just a quick post to thank everyone for the continued support so far! We have received hundreds of photos in our Facebook pages as well as many well-wishers through private messages, wall messages, smses, emails and blog comments. … Continue reading
Here is are official photos for “Inversion” from 30 hours before the actual stunt during set-up. Enjoy! Our custom giant banner for “The Impossible Record” that is currently hanging in the atrium of Central. Ning’s first experience on the lift … Continue reading
The video of Ning’s “Inversion” is being edited as we speak, but if you are looking for more photos of “Inversion” from multiple perspectives, add us to Facebook as many Facebook friends have added photo albums of the event to our … Continue reading
The crew at Red Dot Magic put together a cool photo montage of Ning’s “Inversion” escape stunt! Watch it below on Youtube here . You guys didn’t say ‘hi’ to us at the event!