Archive for the 'Close Up' Category

Jeffrey Wang And A Coin…

Posted by Michael on February 4th, 2020

Shin Lim posted this video on his YouTube page featuring fellow sleight of hand master Jeffrey Wang (Yuanjie Wang ???) and his single coin routine. Wang is commonly translated from Mandarin as “king” in English… are we looking at the new king of coins?

Buro Tries A Little Magic

Posted by Michael on May 30th, 2019

Buro is a digital lifestyle platform out of Malaysia and in one of their latest videos they met up with a performer from Malaysian act The MADgicians to learn a little magic they could do themselves.

Mike Elizalde At The Magic Castle

Posted by Michael on May 24th, 2019

Mike Elizalde posted his Magic Castle debut. The close up show was filmed last November and even though it breaks our 15 minute rule (so be warned you might be stretching your coffee break… it runs about 21 minutes) his set is perfect for Video Friday.

Greg Chipman And Hollyoaks’ Charlie Georgio

Posted by Michael on May 9th, 2019

Greg Chipman recently got a chance to do a little up close and personal magic for Hollyoaks actor Charlie Georgio.

Frank Paris Shows Off His Close Up Case

Posted by Michael on January 25th, 2019

Frank Paris posted this long form video looking at his professional close up case and how it is organized. If you are a performer or have an interest in performing, you might want to check it out… but it comes in at a whopping 25 minutes!

This seems like a great way to close out the week… hope y’all stay safe and warm this weekend!

Clinton W Gray Performs A Close Up Version Of A Classic

Posted by Michael on October 22nd, 2018

Clinton W. Gray recently posted this clip on CTV Saskatoon performing a close up version of the classic linking rings. We’re guessing this was actually a few months ago, based solely on the Olympics symbol in the corner of the screen.

Jack Tucker’s Close Up Magic

Posted by Michael on October 10th, 2018

Jack Tucker recently posted this slickly produced clip featuring his close up magic on Vimeo. We don’t know much about Jack, but he seems to be based in the Netherlands so it is probably good this is a silent piece!