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: The Impossible 4D Prediction
As I have done for the past two years in this blog, here is the year in review where I list all the highlights of 2010. First up: The Impossible 4D Prediction We kicked off 2010 with a mega stunt … Continue reading
We made the front page of Yahoo Singapore under “Today’s Video Picks: Entertainment”. Thanks to Delyse for the tip! This is the second time in the year that Ning has been on the front page of Yahoo Singapore. On 21 … Continue reading
I wrote about the designing of our upcoming mega illusion, “The Aerial Exit” here. But, I did not elaborate how we narrowed down to this particular illusion and decided on it. So, here is some insight into our process. “Teleportation” … Continue reading
Our Mega Illusion #8 will be in conjunction with the National Heritage Board’s (NHB) 2010 “I Love Museums” campaign! We are surprised only 1 person got the answer right! (Purely, because no one else chose it and he is not from Singapore ) … Continue reading
Oooohhhh…. what is “The Red Envelope”? Well, it is the first piece of mentalism that we are offering the magic community. As you probably know, I have written a number of books on original illusion design and have almost 50 … Continue reading
Besides our bread & butter corporate shows, this is going to be an exciting month for many reasons. 1) First up, we have something special that will be revealed on 28 Jun 2010 @ exactly 3pm Singapore time. Take note … Continue reading
It has been a really busy week, which I will talk more about in my next entry. But, amidst all the “work”, on Wed morning, Ning & I headed down to MediaCorp to film a cameo appearance on “The Noose”. … Continue reading