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by Andres Reynoso
March 1st, 2016, 12:24 pm
Forum: Platform & Stage Magic
Topic: Steinmeyer's poles levi
Replies: 17
Views: 9511

Re: Steinmeyer's poles levi

No, she is not misremembering the facts: Jinger in fact takes her hand off the second pole, though she never moves it away and always keeps it in front of it. Yes Dustin, after I wrote the post I thought ... actually Jinger released the second pole ... My magician's tainted mind took more notice ab...
by Andres Reynoso
February 29th, 2016, 6:09 pm
Forum: Platform & Stage Magic
Topic: Steinmeyer's poles levi
Replies: 17
Views: 9511

Re: Steinmeyer's poles levi

I would say the pole levitation (in fact a suspension) is a trick never appealed me since I thoght the method was obvious. Then in a gala at a magic convention I saw a poorly constructed version that not only "flashed" the method. It show it completley. When street performes (in Mexico act...
by Andres Reynoso
October 27th, 2015, 6:03 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Vegas show "Believe"
Replies: 11
Views: 3150

Re: Vegas show "Believe"

Zed closed due to the economical troubles caused by the 2011 earthquake. And yes, it's incredible how the build now is unused.
by Andres Reynoso
October 26th, 2015, 3:52 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Vegas show "Believe"
Replies: 11
Views: 3150

Re: Vegas show "Believe"

CdS has closed previously shows within a short run, most of them were "resident shows" As examples, Iris at the Dolby Theater was closed due the low ticket sellings. Some time ago I read that the theater was specially refurbrished for the show and even Los Angeles' goverment put money on t...
by Andres Reynoso
October 19th, 2015, 3:14 pm
Forum: Convention Reports
Topic: Genii Convention
Replies: 51
Views: 26448

Re: Genii Convention

As was said by others. Genni Convention was one of the betters. Congratulations to all the staff. It ran smoothly and the tech crew made a superb work. I must say that I have stayed at USA 4 times, and there are only 2 persons I have seen each of that times: Richard and Dustin. After the talks and l...
by Andres Reynoso
August 27th, 2015, 11:32 pm
Forum: Convention Room Mate Finder
Topic: Roommate for Genii Convention
Replies: 3
Views: 7571

Re: Roommate for Genii Convention

Hi Mike. I sent you yesterday a mail ... some days out of the forum and a problema with my login :mrgreen:

Yes I still looking for a roomate. I have a room at Red Roof, not the Florida hotel (too expensive if I can't find a roomie)from September 30th to October 6th
by Andres Reynoso
August 26th, 2015, 5:06 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: RG Location vs. Aronson's UnDo Influence
Replies: 12
Views: 4962

Re: RG Location vs. Aronson's UnDo Influence

I like the idea.
by Andres Reynoso
June 25th, 2015, 11:32 pm
Forum: Convention Room Mate Finder
Topic: Roommate for Genii Convention
Replies: 3
Views: 7571

Roommate for Genii Convention

Hello.

I'm looking for a roommate for Genii Convention at Orlando.
I'm planning stay one or two extra days after the convention.

Regards

Andrés Reynoso
México DF
arffup@hotmail.com
by Andres Reynoso
March 5th, 2015, 7:44 pm
Forum: Alternative Media
Topic: The smoke seller, animation short film
Replies: 0
Views: 1543

The smoke seller, animation short film

Recently I discovered this short film made by animation students in 2012

http://youtu.be/GO8JsKWG58w

I remembered what Jonathan Pendragon wrote about "pipe dreams"
by Andres Reynoso
January 30th, 2015, 3:06 pm
Forum: Kaufman & Company
Topic: Thank you Richard
Replies: 7
Views: 14524

Re: Thank you Richard

And I want to use this thread to thank Richard too.

This week I received Complete Works of Derek Dingle, Amazing Miracles of Shigeo Takagi and Mastering the Art of Magic. My cyber monday purchase.

Thank you for these great material (as writer and/or publisher) and thank you for the deal.
by Andres Reynoso
January 23rd, 2015, 12:31 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Criss Angel review
Replies: 8
Views: 2351

Re: Criss Angel review

A friend attended the show at Luxor in august 2013, just finishing Magic Live (thursday) I think these particular days are high season in Vegas. He told me he purchased seats on one section and was upgraded to a better seat due the low number of audience. We both went to P&T show the saturday be...
by Andres Reynoso
December 31st, 2014, 12:21 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Where's Dustin????
Replies: 25
Views: 6114

Re: Where's Dustin????

Sorry to hear that.

It would upgrade my backup paranoia.
by Andres Reynoso
December 31st, 2014, 12:10 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Last Day to Register at Early Bird Price is Dec.31!
Replies: 3
Views: 1052

Re: Last Day to Register at Early Bird Price is Dec.31!

Thank you Richard. Odd. Doesn't shows for me.
Using Windows 7 with Chrome 39.0.2171.95 m and Explorer 11.0.9600.17501

I have now an email for the payment
by Andres Reynoso
December 31st, 2014, 11:04 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Last Day to Register at Early Bird Price is Dec.31!
Replies: 3
Views: 1052

Re: Last Day to Register at Early Bird Price is Dec.31!

Hi Richard.

When I try to use paypal is not shown the amount to pay.
Is there any email address from Vanishin Inc I could use?

I will send you an e-mail with other concern.

Thanks
by Andres Reynoso
November 6th, 2014, 11:46 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Is Amazon allowed to print the books it sells?
Replies: 5
Views: 1754

Re: Is Amazon allowed to print the books it sells?

Yes Gordon. I can imagine Tobias Beckwith's book is a print on demand one as names CreateSpace. But Milorad Pavic's is not a CreateSpace book, is a Vintage book, division from Random House and is advertised as first edition 1991, not as a print on demand book. I have heard in Europe Amazon is having...
by Andres Reynoso
November 5th, 2014, 5:05 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Is Amazon allowed to print the books it sells?
Replies: 5
Views: 1754

Is Amazon allowed to print the books it sells?

Hi everybody. I heard that Amazon wants to print the books that are unavailable at its warehouses. some like "if the provider doesn't supplies me more, then I can manufacture them" I just purchased "Beyond deception V2" by Tobias Beckwith, advertised with "Publisher: Triple ...
by Andres Reynoso
October 31st, 2014, 12:31 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Live magic is on the rise ... the Supernaturalists
Replies: 48
Views: 14178

Re: Live magic is on the rise ... the Supernaturalists

observer wrote:It used to be fairly common in US usage to refer to the South American country just left of Venezuela as "Columbia". Nowadays it is rather an archaic practice.


Thank you observer.
by Andres Reynoso
October 30th, 2014, 4:08 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Live magic is on the rise ... the Supernaturalists
Replies: 48
Views: 14178

Re: Live magic is on the rise ... the Supernaturalists

my goal is to redefine magic touring It seems like he wants to "redefine" using a proved concept. I think Krystyn is Lambert, but to state she starred in the documentary “Make Believe” ... ejem Out of them I have no idea. “The Dog Whisperer Of Magic” Johnny (Columbia) Is 'Columbia' a coun...
by Andres Reynoso
September 25th, 2014, 6:31 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Video and Audio Now Added to Some 2013 Back Issues
Replies: 8
Views: 2257

Re: Video and Audio Now Added to Some 2013 Back Issues

Richard Kaufman wrote:Will someone do me a favor and take a nap for me? I don't have the time.


I can do it Richard! In fact I need one.
by Andres Reynoso
September 2nd, 2014, 3:03 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Charlotte Pendragon's World of Illusion
Replies: 81
Views: 19657

Re: Charlotte Pendragon's World of Illusion

I showed the video to a friend not related with magic. He doesn't know who are Jonathan, Charlotte or The Pendragons. He neither knows about floating balls, Sub Trunks or dancing canes. His comments were: It's a bad promo video, it seems low budget and unprofessional, doesn't convince to contract th...
by Andres Reynoso
August 15th, 2014, 12:35 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Shocking magic episode on AGT?
Replies: 54
Views: 10605

Re: Shocking magic episode on AGT?

magicians pick on women and children because they more easily feel powerful over them. Other men are a threat. Brad I remember a column written by you on Magic Magazine. I think it entitles "women and children first" When I read it was so enlightening. But jerks continue wanting to feel p...
by Andres Reynoso
July 24th, 2014, 2:31 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Reporting The Illusionists 2.0 in Mexico
Replies: 1
Views: 1282

Re: Reporting The Illusionists 2.0 in Mexico

Update: Today Ticketmaster offers 2x1 for 5 performances: one today, two tomorrow and two on saturday. Valid for all seats, purchasing online just today. Exempt from the offer one performance on saturday and two on sunday. I think the total run will be 20 shows. It seems it doesn't selling as well a...
by Andres Reynoso
July 23rd, 2014, 2:06 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: The Brilliant Chinese Ballet Magician
Replies: 8
Views: 2909

Re: The Brilliant Chinese Ballet Magician

Several years ago, maybe in 2002, I watched at "El toque mágico" convention (the magic touch) in Mexico City a female magician appearing doves wearing a ballet costume: pointe shoes and tutu. She participated in the contest and won first place and well deserved, then performed at a local m...
by Andres Reynoso
July 22nd, 2014, 3:56 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: The Brilliant Chinese Ballet Magician
Replies: 8
Views: 2909

Re: The Brilliant Chinese Ballet Magician

Ballet and magic: my two passions. Thank you for sharing. I would like less camera jumps.
by Andres Reynoso
July 21st, 2014, 5:37 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Reporting The Illusionists 2.0 in Mexico
Replies: 1
Views: 1282

Reporting The Illusionists 2.0 in Mexico

The Illusionsits 2.0 actually is runnig in Mexico City. The venue is the Auditorio Nacional, a huge building that is’n my favorite one. It has a full capacity for 10000 persons. Season is July 16 – 27, with 1, 2 or even 3 performances daily. I’m not sure how many shows will be held but maybe 18. Sea...
by Andres Reynoso
July 21st, 2014, 5:31 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Seriously ? The Revollusionists ?
Replies: 10
Views: 2850

Re: Seriously ? The Revollusionists ?

Kevin James performed in Latin American original tour and is working now in Illusionists 2.0 in Mexico.
by Andres Reynoso
July 15th, 2014, 1:08 pm
Forum: General
Topic: iGenii problem
Replies: 31
Views: 9039

Re: iGenii problem

Richard Kaufman wrote:Issue raised earlier is now fixed as suggested. Thank you.


Thank you Richard
by Andres Reynoso
June 17th, 2014, 7:20 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: New Genii Website Up and New Digital July Edition Live
Replies: 114
Views: 22000

Re: New Genii Website Up and New Digital July Edition Live

I'm using chrome 35.0.01916 on Windows XP (yes I know is now discontinued) It's really dificult to change pages, sometimes the next, previous rows disapear and seems like I need have the original zoom in order to watch them. I have tried with PageUp/pageDown keys as suggested previously, some times ...
by Andres Reynoso
June 17th, 2014, 2:03 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Smoothini on AGT
Replies: 58
Views: 14558

Re: Smoothini on AGT

Brad Henderson wrote:I also think he needs to be careful to preserve his Ghetto Houdini USP


Brad: What means USP? Is it for Unique Selling Proposition? I'm not familiar with english abbreviations.
by Andres Reynoso
June 17th, 2014, 1:53 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Smoothini on AGT
Replies: 58
Views: 14558

Re: Smoothini on AGT

I watched the video because a workmate shared me the link and said "it has good tihngs. hasn't it?" It seems he has his charm with lay people. Things liked me: the technique, it seems all well executed. Things didn't like me: lack of presentation and unity. standard material, yes, but as h...
by Andres Reynoso
June 9th, 2014, 12:17 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Hold On! Second Genii Convention Coming in Oct. 2015
Replies: 90
Views: 18874

Re: Hold On! Second Genii Convention Coming in Oct. 2015

How about Micahel Weber? Maybe this time we could enjoy his work. The hotel is a huge one with a lot of facilities around: the mall, food court, CVS, Walgreesns .... Target, Barnes and Nobles, Best Buy and toys r' us. I visited all of them looking for items doesn't exists in Mexico :P but I think is...
by Andres Reynoso
June 2nd, 2014, 12:43 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Question Re the Genii Archives
Replies: 34
Views: 6901

Re: Question Re the Genii Archives

Yes Steve, I'm taking advantage of the bronze level and went directly to the Gibeciere, as you say Max Maven's article about pin thru ballon is wonderfull. I am too researching about "sands of desert" a trick actually I'm working on, and for the moment I have could trace history back to 18...
by Andres Reynoso
May 30th, 2014, 12:45 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Question Re the Genii Archives
Replies: 34
Views: 6901

Re: Question Re the Genii Archives

Why the astonishment about CARC sending email to Genii subscribers if they have been doing it for several time ago? It sounds good the new platform can flip easily the pages but its a shame can't print, I use to archive together the story/variations about the tricks I'm working on. If I don't rememb...
by Andres Reynoso
May 16th, 2014, 2:31 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: The June Issue of Genii is Now Live Online
Replies: 9
Views: 1344

Re: The June Issue of Genii is Now Live Online

Just yesterday was announced on The Illusionists 2.0 facebook that the show will arrrive soon to Mexico City and today I discover the new cover story on Genii. Great!!
Meanwhile I wait the show, I can read more about it on Genii.
by Andres Reynoso
February 13th, 2014, 12:03 pm
Forum: General
Topic: January 2014 Issue
Replies: 10
Views: 4097

Re: January 2014 Issue

Thank you Richard and Chris. The workaround doesn't work for me. It continues failing, now I downloaded February issue and its the same problem. In addition to not show the pages, when I watch the videos invariably the app crashes when reach the end. So, I will continue with iGenii for computer. Wai...
by Andres Reynoso
February 11th, 2014, 7:59 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Aldo Colombini Suffers Catastrophic Stroke
Replies: 31
Views: 9285

Re: Aldo Colombini Suffers Catastrophic Stroke

Very sad news. I met Aldo in 2002 during a convention in Mexico City. Great show and lecture. Was a delight to watch him perform. Recently I discovered I have a videotape of him in that convention. I have forgoten that recording and was a pleasure to watch it. Some years later, maybe 2006. He and Ra...
by Andres Reynoso
February 10th, 2014, 6:49 pm
Forum: General
Topic: January 2014 Issue
Replies: 10
Views: 4097

Re: January 2014 Issue

Hi Richard.

I have deleted it 5 times, even have reinstalled the app, but always January issue. I will try with another one.

I am new with Android, maybe am doing something wrong.
by Andres Reynoso
February 10th, 2014, 2:59 pm
Forum: General
Topic: January 2014 Issue
Replies: 10
Views: 4097

Re: January 2014 Issue

Yes, I'm still waiting too.

And I can't read it correctly on Android 2.3.7 This is the only issue I have downloaded and just plays the multimedia content buy not show the pages.
by Andres Reynoso
January 13th, 2014, 11:50 am
Forum: iGenii
Topic: App for android tablets
Replies: 82
Views: 37473

Re: App for android tablets

Hi. I'm newbi with Android and it produce me headaches :? I have a Sony Xperia U with Android 2.3.7 and can't be updated. I tried to read iGenii. If I use the internet navigator provided with the phone I can hear the audio but not watch the videos. I can read some pages but others appears as a lost ...
by Andres Reynoso
January 10th, 2014, 6:08 pm
Forum: Reference Room
Topic: arabian middle age magicians?
Replies: 1
Views: 2939

arabian middle age magicians?

Hi I'm looking for information about the figure of magicians during arabic middle age or something like jugglers or mistrels (not exactly musicians) We heard about witches, sorcerors in the catholic side of Middle Age but I haven't found anything about the arabic side. If we are asked about a wizard...

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