Hadouken! Now you can shoot great balls of fire from your hands

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Trends on Wednesday 24 December 2014

Yes, New Hampshire magician Adam Wilber has gone ahead and made what many of us has dreamt of in our youth: launch great fireballs from your open palm. How? The handsfree Pyro, a remote-controlled device that is worn on the wrist with four chambers for multiple shots. It retails for just over US$170 and ships […]

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Hogwarts, where Harry Potter attended school, now faces stiff competition from a similar college in Poland

Kenny Ong Contributor

By Kenny Ong in News on Tuesday 9 December 2014

If you are above 18 and still dream of attending school with Harry Potter at Hogwarts (go figure), here’s something created specially for you. At the Czocha College of Witchcraft and Wizardry in Poland, you get to immerse in a similar schooling environment like Harry.

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Drawings by Kids with Serious Health Conditions Turned Into Magical Photographs – Starring Themselves

Lost At E Minor Contributor

By Lost At E Minor in New Photography on Wednesday 9 April 2014

In this ambitious and heart-wrenching project, Shawn Van Daele takes drawings done by children born or living with serious health conditions, and brings them to life as real photographs – starring the children themselves, showing them that Anything Is Possible. Indeed.

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Photo series on how magicians make babies

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in New Photography on Tuesday 29 October 2013

Expecting a baby can be a magical experience for most, if not all, parents. But for this couple, I think they took “magical experience” quite literally. Anthony Stuart, the photographer behind the Tumblr Daddy’s Little Prop had a blooming baby girl back in July. But he didn’t just announce it like “average” people do, like […]

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Star Trek teleportation illusion

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in Video on Tuesday 22 October 2013

In a teleportation booth in a galaxy far, far away … whoops, wrong movie. In a teleportation booth in a mall not too far away, Star Trek Into Darkness celebrated its release by showing shoppers that teleportation is real. Or not. Members of the U.S.S. Enterprise picked seemingly random mall-goers and had them enter the […]

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Bhumika Bhatia

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By Akshan Ish in New Photography on Saturday 10 December 2011

A beautiful dreamer, a mystic who creates dreams out of reality, and a transporter of worlds; all from behind the lens and through those eyes. Magic is real. Photographer Bhumika Bhatia will make you believe it is.

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