Written by Alexander Hansford, Various

2019
Work of Various

400 pages (Paperback), published by Ultra Neat Ltd.
Illustrated with photographs.
Language: English

(49 entries)

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Alexander Hansford To Our Readers about this magazine, "only perhaps two of them would consider themselves professional magicians - Derren and Justin"
1 - London 2019 11
Alexander Hansford About the Contributors mini bios and contact information for all eight contributors, Paavan Buddhdev, Rory Aadams, Alexander Hansford, Justin Higham, Andrew Frost, Kez Dearmer, Stephen Long, Derren Brown
1 - London 2019 13
Alexander Hansford Kez Dearmer intro
1 - London 2019 22
Kez Dearmer The Divining Brush translating a magic explanation into a pseudo textbook explanation of painting using the example of the Erdnase effect
Related to 1 - London 2019 24
Kez Dearmer Some notes on card handling and painting
1 - London 2019 30
Alexander Hansford Justin Higham intro
1 - London 2019 38
Justin Higham, Richard Vollmer, Christian Gambin Impressionistic Ace Controls four Aces cut into deck one by one, end up together on top
  • Method One (Vollmer & Marlo, tabled, two crimps)
  • Method Two (Higham, tabled, two crimps)
  • Method Three (Gambin, tabled, two crimps)
  • Method Four to Eleven (Higham, some tabled, some with hands & tabled, one, two or no crimps, some with overhand shuffles)
Inspired byRelated to
  • "Vernon's Aces Ride Again" (David Britland, Cardopolis Blog, April 2005)
1 - London 2019 40
Justin Higham Illogical Four Ace Control Variant four Aces lost by assembling four tabled packets and the Aces, they end up on top, bluff
Inspired by
  • "Illogical Ace-Control" (Justin Higham, Non-Automatic Card Tricks, 2012)
1 - London 2019 52
Alexander Hansford Rory Adams intro
1 - London 2019 66
Rory Adams Bet Big - On deciding to decide essay on decision making in magic
1 - London 2019 68
Alexander Hansford Alexander Hansford intro
1 - London 2019 80
Alexander Hansford Oil and Water deck shown mixed, spectator gives it one riffle shuffle, deck shown separated into red and black
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Unknown Spectator's Color Riffle Shuffle
1 - London 2019 83
Alexander Hansford Count Cull while counting off a certain number of cards
1 - London 2019 86
Alexander Hansford Paavan Buddhdev intro
1 - London 2019 92
Paavan Buddhdev Magic is not an Artform essay on art and magic
1 - London 2019 94
Alexander Hansford Master in Freesolo on the documentary "Free Solo" (2018) and how it applies to magic
1 - London 2019 106
Alexander Hansford Andrew Frost intro
1 - London 2019 110
Andrew Frost Tabled False Cut straight false cut from the hands to the table
Related toVariations 1 - London 2019 112
Alexander Hansford Tabled False Cut Variant triple cut variation
Inspired by 1 - London 2019 118
Alexander Hansford The Session Convention on VanishingInc.'s Session Convention with many photographs
1 - London 2019 126
Alexander Hansford Stephen Long intro
1 - London 2019 150
Stephen Long Inspiration Schminspiration "Notes on Creativity"
1 - London 2019 152
Derren Brown, Alexander Hansford Derren Brown Alexander Hansford interviews Derren Brown
1 - London 2019 162
Unknown To Close
1 - London 2019 188
Alexander Hansford To Our Readers
2 - New York City 2019 11
Alexander Hansford About the Contributors mini bios and contact information for all eight contributors, Eric Hu, Vera Tobin, Tatanka Tan, Tony Chang, Éireann Leverett, Ricky Smith, Benjamin Pratt, Asi Wind
2 - New York City 2019 13
Alexander Hansford Vera Tobin intro
2 - New York City 2019 20
Vera Tobin Elements of Surprise
Also published here
  • "Elements of Surprise: Our Mental Limits and the Satisfactions of Plot" (Harvard University Press, 2018)
2 - New York City 2019 22
Alexander Hansford Eric Hu intro
2 - New York City 2019 40
Eric Hu What Do We Want To Say With Our Magic? on having (pipe) dreams in magic, examples: someone guesses a stranger's name and hometown, connecting with a far-away friend via paper plane with message
2 - New York City 2019 42
Eric Hu Frame Change Transposition chosen card placed in performer's back pocket, it transposes with Ace of Spades
2 - New York City 2019 52
Eric Hu Spread Double to Top double turned over from center of spread to top of deck
2 - New York City 2019 53
Eric Hu Frame Change change of isolated card as it is passed through the hands of performer and spectator
Inspired by 2 - New York City 2019 54
Alexander Hansford Éireann Leverett intro
2 - New York City 2019 66
Éireann Leverett, Alexander Hansford Cyber Security, Risk and Card Tricks "Éireann Leverett Discusses The Overlap between Magic and Hacking"
as an interview
2 - New York City 2019 69
Alexander Hansford Neat Hand Insurance gag advertisement
2 - New York City 2019 82
Alexander Hansford Tatanka Tan intro
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Tatanka Tan Tabled Control kind of a tabled top change
2 - New York City 2019 88
Alexander Hansford Ricky Smith / Benjamin Pratt intro
2 - New York City 2019 104
Ricky Smith As Was
  • Conjuring Arts Research Center
  • The Little Church Around the Corner
  • Tannen's
  • Ace Hotel
  • The Building Trick or In Memoriam: Manhattan Parallax
  • As Is
2 - New York City 2019 107
Ricky Smith An Explanation of a Palm is Detailed
Inspired by 2 - New York City 2019 116
Tatanka Tan, Eric Hu Conversation between Tatanka Tan and Eric Hu more about pipe dreams
2 - New York City 2019 144
Alexander Hansford Tony Chang intro
2 - New York City 2019 150
Tony Chang, Alexander Hansford Midlife-Crises of a Move Monkey interview, title given by Tony in NYC
2 - New York City 2019 152
Tony Chang Reversal refinement of Mechanical Reverse
Inspired by 2 - New York City 2019 166
Alexander Hansford Asi Wind intro
2 - New York City 2019 178
Asi Wind, Alexander Hansford Time, Art and Magic - In Conversation with Asi Wind
2 - New York City 2019 181
Alexander Hansford To Close
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