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Topic: Losing Control
Message: Posted by: ewizardmagic (Feb 17, 2005 04:18PM)
Losing Control

I use the flourishes we all do around here to "control" the cards.

Enjoy!

http://www.ewizardmagic.com/losingcontrol.wmv

Feedback is welcome.
Message: Posted by: 4Jacks (Feb 17, 2005 07:43PM)
That was really good. Beside you flippin us the bird 57 secs into it. I really enjoyed it. Did you speed up the video or shoot the video w/ less frames?? Cuase that was one insanely fast sybil.

Also !! I have the Same Couch!!

Good Job, Thanks for Sharing and please keep them coming
Message: Posted by: 360degree (Feb 18, 2005 04:27AM)
Good.
Message: Posted by: ewizardmagic (Feb 18, 2005 08:12AM)
Thanks guys.

No speeding up here, I only used windows movie maker, so you can only speed up by 2x....that would look stupidly fast.

I like those couches...very comfortable:)

Jason
Message: Posted by: 4Jacks (Feb 18, 2005 08:19AM)
Well, if you didn't speed that up, that's fantastic workmanship.

How long have you been card'in, E?

And Yes.. I got my Couch for Free from a Neighbor, when I got Married, Best $0 I ever spent =)
Message: Posted by: evanthx (Feb 18, 2005 08:42AM)
I love the bit where you split the deck into four packets that form a square, then a fifth packet enters the middle of the square. When you split them apart and then just sort of roll them back together it just looks whacky - I love it!

What's that particular flourish called?
Message: Posted by: CardConjurer (Feb 18, 2005 08:59AM)
I didn't watch the video, but perhaps you are talking about "the werm"? its on D&D's system, http://www.dananddave.com
Message: Posted by: evanthx (Feb 18, 2005 09:54AM)
Interesting...that would be nice if so. The Buck Twins are going to be in my home city of Atlanta in a few months at the Anatomy of Magic convention (along with Ammar and Jeff McBride!) I hadn't heard of the Buck Twins to be honest but after looking at that I'm starting to really look forward to seeing them.
Message: Posted by: Illogician (Feb 20, 2005 05:48AM)
Nice. Many Ferrari 360s tho. The packet flip throw(or whatever it's called, I forgot, it's the last move in Ferrari) can be better. I thought you did it well in ur "shot in the dark" vid? Oh, is it because of the cast or closer range? Anyway, overall nice video and the "packet flip throw" can be practised with rubber banding the packet to avoid the frustration of picking the spattered cards everytime the packet misses.
Message: Posted by: ClouDsss (Feb 20, 2005 08:41AM)
Nice Performance there man..the speed of ur handling is great too!

And nice werm there :)

cheerios