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.
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Today’s shoot for our 3D TV magic special was a truly different one. As part of the writer’s vision, this is a fantasy sequence that is a back story to a music video type segment in the show. We shot the … Continue reading
The New Paper interviewed and did a photo shoot with Ning this afternoon. The weekly feature is on how celebrities choose to spend their money on different “toys”. Ning brought her spread of swords & weapons that included Japanese samurai … Continue reading
Here is an interesting article on the latest workout trend in Japan. Women use Samurai Katana sword techniques with dance moves as a form of aerobic exercise. Ning would love it! Check it out on Channel News Asia article here. I … Continue reading
Thanks once again to sgmagicidol for uploading our illusion performance from episode 4 of Five Stars Carnival! This episode was all about ‘Magic Babe’ as she took the dominant lead in the performance of this illusion. She opened with her … Continue reading