Behind the Scenes, Marco Tempest’s augmented reality virtual magic Illusions

Magic and Storytelling – Behind the Scenes Documentary

“Magic and Storytelling« is an interactive presentation about the history of storytelling augmented with virtual magic in real-time. It was produced and created by New York based cyber illusionist Marco Tempest in collaboration with onformative and checksum5.
Magic and Storytelling
Created and produced by Marco Tempest
in cooperation with onformative and checksum5
Special thanks to David Britland for his amazing script, Michael Ricar for the music and sound design. Tebjan Halm for additional vvvv programming and documentation sound. Enrico Viola for the relentless OF sandboxing and prototyping. Jason Saragih for sharing his FaceTracker library. Tobias Beckwith for the voice cameos, Sherry and Matt for being amazed and to Steve Cohen for bringing Jean Robert-Houdin to life one last time.

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Marco Tempest: A magical tale (with augmented reality)

VIA TED: Marco Tempest spins a beautiful story of what magic is, how it entertains us and how it highlights our humanity — all while working extraordinary illusions with his hands and an augmented reality machine.