Marco Tempest Magical Tale with Augmented Reality Using Kinect

Technoillusionist Marco Tempest, best known for his "iPod Magic", at the TED, wowed the crowd with a new trick he invented that pushes the boundaries of what magic looks like.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 […]

Marco Tempest augments magical tale with Kinect

Technoillusionist Marco Tempest, best known for his "iPod Magic", at the TED, wowed the crowd with a new trick he invented that pushes the boundaries of what magic looks like.

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.

Combining sleight of hand and augmented reality visualizations powered by a Microsoft Kinect sensor, this is a 5-minute show you don't want to miss.

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