Michael Close – Very Very Close – (Vol 1-6)

3.22 out of 5 based on 58 customer ratings
(58 customer reviews )

5.90 CHF

Magic Tricks DVD  Didactic

All products are digital such as Videos, DVDs, Ebooks. We don’t deliver any physical items or pacakges

Compare
Michael Close is a performer, creator, teacher, raconteur, and reviewer. Now is your chance to see Michael’s magical masterpieces performed by the originator. Shot in front of a wildly enthusiastic audience, using three cameras, every performing nuance has been captured. All the material has been routined into sets, so your non-magician friends can enjoy the show. Following the performance, Michael sits down with friends Michael Ammar and Eric Mead, and thoroughly explains every effect. Some of this information has never appeared in print and is being released for the first time. If you’re looking for material which will completely baffle and entertain the most discriminating audience, look no further. These effects may not be genuine miracles, but they’re…very…very…close.
Volume One
The Invisible Deck – You know the effect of this classic trick: a freely named card is the only face-down card in a face-up deck. But when you watch the performance, you’re going to get fooled. Using routines by Bruce Cervon, Allan Ackerman, and Steve Beam as a starting point, Michael has produced a streamlined handling which uses an ordinary deck of cards. Magicians around the world have speculated about this trick. Now you’ll learn all the work.
The Smiling Mule – A classic by Roy Walton. Michael has eliminated the one bad “moment” in the trick, and the results are staggering. Suitable for close-up or stand-up, this routine has been a mainstay in the repertoires of many top card men.
The Ooh-Ah Bird – Give your fingers a rest. Here’s the perfect trick if you have to perform for children in a restaurant. The routine is simple, colorful, funny, mysterious, and the child takes an origami figure home as a souvenir. Plus, you’ll learn some new work on the venerable Cross-the-Cut Force. If you’re new to card magic, this is the perfect trick for you.
The Pothole Trick – This is the big one! One of the most talked about tricks in magic, and one of the most baffling. There are lots of “moving hole” tricks out there, but none have the impact and the memorability of The Pothole Trick. If you could really move holes, this is how it would ook. Plus, the spectators take home your business card in an impossible condition. Even if magic isn’t your profession, if you hand out business cards, The Pothole Trick will make you money. This is one of Michael’s most prized routines, and this is the first time the method has been revealed.
Volume Two
Pink Floyd – The backs of four jokers change from blue to red to blue again. The perfect opening routine, and it resets immediately! Pink Floyd is an object lesson in logical and efficient card handling.
Renaldo the Great – A routine for the venerable Chinese Prayer Vase that will fool your magic buddies and the smart – aleck kid at the restaurant. This funny routine is perfect for table hopping
The El Cheepo Magic Club – Based on Paul Harris’ Flash Fold, this is a great routine for kids, and it leaves your business card with the parents. The El Cheepo Magic Club also provides a lesson in using presentation to cover methodological restrictions.
Coda Chrome – An unbelievable three way coincidence that will completely baffle magicians and laymen. Based on a trick by Stewart James, Coda Chrome brings the use of “outs” to a new level
Chicken Teriyaki – A beautifully routined Copper – Silver transposition which rings in the gaff in a way that will fly by anybody. Perfect for walk around conditions, and the magic happens in the spectator’s hands.
You Hue – A Wild Card routine using the spectator’s name and a freely selected color marker. You Hue demonstrates another diabolical use of outs, and the gaff can be used in many other effects. A stunner!
Volume Three
Too Ahead – This three – phase coin routine is a fine example of diabolical routining. Done standing, it is perfect for table hopping. The subtle handling involved has fooled some of the best magicians in the world, and can be applied to other effects.
Four – Card Reiteration – Dan Garrett’s marvelous routine provides a lesson in expert card handling,. Included is a discussion on palming, and Michael’s utility move, The Last Card Push.
The Lie Detector – The most commercial version of this classic effect. Three kickers, and the spectators get your business card!
Rubik’s Dollar Bill – A penetration effect using a dollar bill, a playing card, and a toothpick. This is the first time all the work has been explained on video!
The Growing Toothpick – Thirty seconds of eye – candy, as a toothpick triples in length.
Origami Bill Production – A simple and flashy way to give the spectators an origami souvenir. A borrowed bill instantly folds itself into an origami figure. Attach the bill to your business card and you’ve got the perfect give – away.
The Frog Prince – Hailed by the cognoscenti as one of the new “classics” of close – up magic, and one of the most astounding and memorable card routines ever created. A freely selected card transposes with a card which has been folded into an origami frog. An absolute reputation maker.
Volume Four
The Big Surprise – The perfect way to open and close your show. A funny and seamless handling of the classic Card in Box effect. The assisting spectator discovers that the Big Surprise Canister really does contain a big surprise!
A Visit From Rocco – A charming presentation for a great Larry West trick. Using giant bills, the magician gives Rocco and the audience a lesson in arithmetic.
Rocco Returns – Rocco is back, with a lesson in Find the Lady. This routine for Ton Onosaka’s Lucky Lady provides valuable information concerning the motivated handling of props.
Ring Fright – Michael synthesizes ideas from Gaetan Bloom and Terri Rogers to produce a remarkable two object transposition. And because no pulls are used, no harm can come to the spectator’s finger ring.
Take A Letter – A weird effect using common stationery items. Never have so many magical principles been used in the cause of such a strange routine.
Butte Ox Two Butte Ox! – Michael’s handling for the classic Johnny Paul Cheek to Cheek effect. Hilarious and a lesson in intelligent, motivated card handling. One of the mainstay’s of Michael’s stand-up act.
Bonus – Includes a performance only of Michael’s Stupid Travelers.
Volume Five
Dr. Strangetrick – This handling for Card Warp may well be the most amazing and convincing yet created. Designed to fool the most astute spectator, this is Michael’s favorite opening routine. For the first time, all the work is revealed.
The Judah Shoelace Routine – A great penetration effect resurrected. Stewart Judah’s wonderful trick fell out of favor because it required a paper straw. Michael’s solution is simple, and makes it easy to carry the props in your pockets.
A Trick for O’Brien – George Orwell would have loved this. Utilizing the concept of “who controls the present controls the past; who controls the past controls the future,” a prediction effect is raised to miracle status. The principle involved can be applied to many other effects.
The Imagination Tester – A weird origami effect in which a paperfold of a belt buckle becomes real.
Tut Tut – Four widely spaced Aces come together and trap a selected card. This sneaky effect allows you to shuffle a deck many times and still be ready for memorized deck routines.
Myopia – This is very close to real mindreading. Two spectators think of cards. The magician asks one question and can immediately name the cards.
The Birthday Book – A spectator selects a playing card and a date book is shown; next to each date is a playing card. The card written next to the spectator’s birthday is shown. He has selected the exact same card! Michael Close has used this method to fry magicians and laymen around the world!
Volume Six
Erma La Force – This method for the classic “Oscar” trick fools magicians and laymen alike. The magician makes a prediction: The Name of Your Card is Erma! The spectator names any card. He deals through the deck himself. Each card bears a different name on the back. There is only one “Erma” card. It is the named card.
Tamariz Rabbits – Michael Close’s routine for Juan Tamariz’s very commercial packet trick. Michael has eliminated the need to switch cards in your pocket, and has still retained the maximum number of changes. This is a wonderful trick for children.
The Unreality Machine – Here is another strange Origami effect. Involving an offbeat transposition between an origami snowball and a pack of matches. The climax looks like “morphing.”
Close’s Clones – A restaurant routine that provides enormous laughs with minimum work. This is a topical, funny and very commercial routine.
Down for the Count – Here’s another funny routine that is simple to do. The magician proves beyond a shadow of a doubt that someone at the table is a vampire.
The Card, the Forehead and the Saltshaker – One of Michael’s favorite routines, and a maste

Customers' review

Rated 3.22 out of 5 stars
58 reviews
5 stars 14 24 %
4 stars 18 31 %
3 stars 5 8 %
2 stars 9 15 %
1 star 12 20 %

58 reviews for Michael Close – Very Very Close – (Vol 1-6)

  1. 2 out of 5

    hey there and thank you for your information – I've certainly picked up anything new from right here. I did however expertise a few technical points using this website, since I experienced to reload the website many times previous to I could get it to load properly. I had been wondering if your web host is OK? Not that I am complaining, but slow loading instances times will sometimes affect your placement in google and can damage your high quality score if ads and marketing with Adwords. Well I am adding this RSS to my email and can look out for much more of your respective exciting content. Ensure that you update this again very soon. Feel free to visit my web blog :: 더킹카지노

  2. 5 out of 5

    Thank you for the good writeup. It in truth was once a entertainment account it. Look advanced to more brought agreeable from you! However, how can we be in contact? My blog: 우리카지노

  3. 5 out of 5

    Greetings! Very helpful advice within this article! It's the little changes that will make the most important changes. Thanks a lot for sharing! Feel free to visit my web-site: ジャンボリー カジノ

  4. 1 out of 5

    Hi there to all, the contents existing at this site are in fact amazing for people experience, well, keep up the good work fellows. My blog post - 더나인카지노

  5. 5 out of 5

    My spouse and I stumbled over here from a different page and thought I might check things out. I like what I see so now i am following you. Look forward to finding out about your web page yet again. Have a look at my web page 우리카지노

  6. 5 out of 5

    I like what you guys are usually up too. Such clever work and reporting! Keep up the very good works guys I've you guys to blogroll. Also visit my blog ... 솔레어카지노

  7. 5 out of 5

    Great site. Lots of useful information here. I am sending it to several buddies ans also sharing in delicious. And of course, thank you on your sweat! Stop by my blog post - 1xbet

  8. 1 out of 5

    When I originally left a comment I appear to have clicked the -Notify me when new comments are added- checkbox and now whenever a comment is added I receive four emails with the same comment. Is there a means you can remove me from that service? Thank you! My web blog; 코인카지노

  9. 2 out of 5

    Hello there! This is my first comment here so I just wanted to give a quick shout out and tell you I really enjoy reading through your blog posts. Can you recommend any other blogs/websites/forums that go over the same topics? Thank you! Also visit my web-site: 우리카지노

  10. 5 out of 5

    I am curious to find out what blog system you have been working with? I'm having some minor security problems with my latest website and I'd like to find something more risk-free. Do you have any recommendations? Look at my website 솔레어카지노

  11. 4 out of 5

    Somebody essentially lend a hand to make seriously articles I might state. That is the first time I frequented your website page and thus far? I surprised with the research you made to make this actual put up extraordinary. Great job! Feel free to surf to my homepage 솔레어카지노

  12. 2 out of 5

    Hi great website! Does running a blog such as this require a massive amount work? I have very little understanding of computer programming but I had been hoping to start my own blog in the near future. Anyway, should you have any recommendations or techniques for new blog owners please share. I know this is off topic however I simply had to ask. Thank you! my webpage ... 빅카지노

  13. 1 out of 5

    Thank you a lot for sharing this with all folks you really realize what you are talking approximately! Bookmarked. Kindly additionally discuss with my web site =). We can have a link change contract between us Here is my web site 솔레어카지노

  14. 3 out of 5

    I'm amazed, I have to admit. Rarely do I encounter a blog that's equally educative and interesting, and let me tell you, you have hit the nail on the head. The issue is an issue that not enough folks are speaking intelligently about. Now i'm very happy I found this in my hunt for something regarding this. Here is my page - 1xBet

  15. 5 out of 5

    Quality articles or reviews is the main to attract the people to pay a quick visit the website, that's what this web page is providing. Here is my website ... 카지노사이트

  16. 2 out of 5

    Excellent weblog right here! Additionally your web site so much up very fast! What web host are you the usage of? Can I am getting your affiliate hyperlink on your host? I desire my website loaded up as quickly as yours lol my website; 더나인카지노

  17. 2 out of 5

    I believe everything published made a lot of sense. However, what about this? what if you were to write a killer headline? I mean, I don't wish to tell you how to run your website, however suppose you added something to maybe grab a person's attention? I mean Michael Close – Very Very Close – (Vol 1-6) – SWISS iTAG is a little vanilla. You ought to look at Yahoo's front page and note how they create article headlines to grab viewers interested. You might add a related video or a related pic or two to grab people excited about everything've got to say. Just my opinion, it would bring your posts a little livelier. Stop by my homepage 코인카지노

  18. 4 out of 5

    Keep this going please, great job! My web-site :: 카지노

  19. 1 out of 5

    Do you mind if I quote a couple of your posts as long as I provide credit and sources back to your website? My website is in the very same area of interest as yours and my visitors would truly benefit from a lot of the information you provide here. Please let me know if this alright with you. Thanks a lot! Look at my blog post 더킹카지노

  20. 5 out of 5

    Awesome issues here. I am very satisfied to look your article. Thanks a lot and I'm having a look ahead to contact you. Will you please drop me a mail? Here is my webpage; 파라오카지노

  21. 5 out of 5

    Good day! This is kind of off topic but I need some help from an established blog. Is it very hard to set up your own blog? I'm not very techincal but I can figure things out pretty fast. I'm thinking about setting up my own but I'm not sure where to start. Do you have any ideas or suggestions? Cheers my blog :: 퍼스트카지노

  22. 4 out of 5

    I visited multiple web pages but the audio feature for audio songs existing at this website is really superb. My blog: 메리트카지노

  23. 4 out of 5

    An impressive share! I've just forwarded this onto a colleague who has been doing a little homework on this. And he in fact bought me breakfast simply because I discovered it for him... lol. So allow me to reword this.... Thank YOU for the meal!! But yeah, thanx for spending time to discuss this subject here on your site. Here is my web blog - 7Bit Casino

  24. 1 out of 5

    wonderful post, very informative. I ponder why the other specialists of this sector do not notice this. You should proceed your writing. I'm confident, you've a great readers' base already! Feel free to visit my site - 7Bit Casino

  25. 4 out of 5

    Greetings from Colorado! I'm bored at work so I decided to browse your website on my iphone during lunch break. I really like the info you present here and can't wait to take a look when I get home. I'm amazed at how quick your blog loaded on my cell phone .. I'm not even using WIFI, just 3G .. Anyhow, superb site! Here is my page; 007카지노

  26. 4 out of 5

    I think that everything said made a ton of sense. However, what about this? what if you typed a catchier post title? I ain't suggesting your content isn't solid., however suppose you added a title that grabbed folk's attention? I mean Michael Close – Very Very Close – (Vol 1-6) – SWISS iTAG is a little boring. You could peek at Yahoo's front page and note how they create article headlines to grab people interested. You might add a related video or a picture or two to get people excited about what you've written. In my opinion, it might bring your blog a little livelier. Feel free to visit my web blog; 007카지노

  27. 4 out of 5

    This site was... how do you say it? Relevant!! Finally I've found something which helped me. Thank you! Take a look at my website - 에비앙카지노

  28. 2 out of 5

    obviously like your web site however you have to check the spelling on several of your posts. Many of them are rife with spelling issues and I find it very troublesome to tell the truth on the other hand I will surely come back again. Here is my homepage; 솔레어카지노

  29. 4 out of 5

    Do you have a spam problem on this site; I also am a blogger, and I was curious about your situation; we have created some nice methods and we are looking to exchange methods with other folks, please shoot me an email if interested. My homepage 더나인카지노

  30. 5 out of 5

    Woah! I'm really digging the template/theme of this blog. It's simple, yet effective. A lot of times it's very hard to get that "perfect balance" between superb usability and visual appeal. I must say that you've done a great job with this. In addition, the blog loads very fast for me on Chrome. Excellent Blog! My blog; 제왕카지노

  31. 4 out of 5

    Wow, fantastic blog layout! How long have you been blogging for? you make blogging look easy. The overall look of your website is great, let alone the content! Look at my web site; slots

  32. 4 out of 5

    This page truly has all the info I wanted concerning this subject and didn't know who to ask. Also visit my homepage; 더킹카지노

  33. 1 out of 5

    Hi there! Do you use Twitter? I'd like to follow you if that would be ok. I'm absolutely enjoying your blog and look forward to new updates. my web site ... 에비앙카지노

  34. 5 out of 5

    Hi there mates, its fantastic paragraph on the topic of tutoringand fully explained, keep it up all the time. Feel free to visit my website :: 더킹카지노

  35. 4 out of 5

    Thank you, I have just been looking for information approximately this topic for a long time and yours is the greatest I have came upon till now. But, what concerning the conclusion? Are you positive about the supply? My web-site; 카지노사이트

  36. 5 out of 5

    Every weekend i used to visit this website, as i wish for enjoyment, as this this website conations truly pleasant funny material too. Here is my site :: 더킹카지노

  37. 5 out of 5

    Aw, this was an exceptionally nice post. Finding the time and actual effort to make a very good article… but what can I say… I hesitate a whole lot and don't seem to get anything done. Here is my webpage: website hosting services

  38. 2 out of 5

    I'm gone to inform my little brother, that he should also go to see this webpage on regular basis to get updated from most up-to-date reports. Here is my site :: web hosting company

  39. 3 out of 5

    Hi there all, here every one is sharing such knowledge, thus it's pleasant to read this website, and I used to pay a visit this webpage all the time. my web blog best web hosting company

  40. 2 out of 5

    Hi there! I know this is kinda off topic but I was wondering if you knew where I could get a captcha plugin for my comment form? I'm using the same blog platform as yours and I'm having trouble finding one? Thanks a lot! My webpage :: black mass

  41. 1 out of 5

    You can definitely see your expertise in the work you write. The world hopes for even more passionate writers such as you who aren't afraid to say how they believe. Always go after your heart. Take a look at my blog post - black mass

  42. 1 out of 5

    Wow, amazing blog layout! How long have you been blogging for? you made blogging look easy. The overall look of your site is excellent, as well as the content! Here is my homepage; black mass

  43. 2 out of 5

    Very nice post. I just stumbled upon your blog and wanted to say that I have really enjoyed browsing your blog posts. After all I will be subscribing to your feed and I hope you write again soon! Here is my web-site cheap flights

  44. 1 out of 5

    Do you mind if I quote a few of your posts as long as I provide credit and sources back to your site? My blog site is in the very same area of interest as yours and my users would truly benefit from a lot of the information you provide here. Please let me know if this alright with you. Many thanks! My blog cheap flights

  45. 4 out of 5

    Hey I know this is off topic but I was wondering if you knew of any widgets I could add to my blog that automatically tweet my newest twitter updates. I've been looking for a plug-in like this for quite some time and was hoping maybe you would have some experience with something like this. Please let me know if you run into anything. I truly enjoy reading your blog and I look forward to your new updates. Feel free to visit my blog post cheap flights

  46. 4 out of 5

    I was curious if you ever considered changing the page layout of your site? Its very well written; I love what youve got to say. But maybe you could a little more in the way of content so people could connect with it better. Youve got an awful lot of text for only having one or 2 images. Maybe you could space it out better? Feel free to surf to my web blog - web hosting providers

  47. 5 out of 5

    First off I want to say superb blog! I had a quick question in which I'd like to ask if you don't mind. I was interested to find out how you center yourself and clear your head before writing. I've had trouble clearing my thoughts in getting my ideas out. I truly do take pleasure in writing but it just seems like the first 10 to 15 minutes are generally lost just trying to figure out how to begin. Any ideas or hints? Kudos! 34pIoq5 cheap flights

  48. 1 out of 5

    I like the helpful info you provide to your articles. I will bookmark your blog and take a look at once more here frequently. I'm fairly sure I'll learn many new stuff right right here! Good luck for the next! 31muvXS cheap flights

  49. 3 out of 5

    you're truly a just right webmaster. The website loading speed is amazing. It sort of feels that you are doing any unique trick. Also, The contents are masterpiece. you have done a fantastic process on this subject! y2yxvvfw cheap flights

  50. 1 out of 5

    Thanks for every other informative blog. Where else may just I am getting that type of info written in such an ideal manner? I've a project that I am simply now working on, and I have been at the look out for such info. cheap flights 34pIoq5

  51. 4 out of 5

    hello there and thank you for your info – I have definitely picked up anything new from right here. I did however expertise some technical issues using this web site, since I experienced to reload the website many times previous to I could get it to load correctly. I had been wondering if your hosting is OK? Not that I am complaining, but slow loading instances times will often affect your placement in google and could damage your high quality score if ads and marketing with Adwords. Well I'm adding this RSS to my e-mail and can look out for a lot more of your respective fascinating content. Make sure you update this again very soon. Here is my website; cheap flights

  52. 4 out of 5

    Thanks in support of sharing such a good thinking, piece of writing is good, thats why i have read it fully Also visit my blog post :: cheap flights

  53. 1 out of 5

    Great best web hosting company site. Plenty of useful information here. I am sending it to a few buddies ans also sharing in delicious. And naturally, thanks for your sweat!

  54. 4 out of 5

    Thanks for some other informative website. The place else may just I am getting that kind of information written in such an ideal means? I have a undertaking that I'm simply now working on, and I've been on the look out for such info. my webpage ... best web hosting

  55. 3 out of 5

    Stunning quest there. What occurred after? Take care! Feel free to visit my page web hosting company

  56. 3 out of 5

    I read this post completely on the topic of the comparison of newest and previous technologies, it's awesome article. Review my blog post; hosting services

  57. 4 out of 5

    I am sure this paragraph has touched all the internet users, its really really fastidious paragraph on building up new web hosting service site.

  58. 4 out of 5

    Howdy! Would you mind if I share your blog with my myspace group? There's a lot of people that I think would really enjoy your content hosting. Please let me know. Thank you

Add a review