Digital Magic

Digital Magic

“Jordan takes the time to get it right.  I will recommend him to everyone I know.  He exceeded my expectations!!!”  –  Kevin James I have just returned from Reno where I was filming Dirk Arthur’s Wild Magic show at Harrah’s. Dirk is just...
Video Projection Mapping

Video Projection Mapping

Combining robotics, projection mapping, and a choreographed actor, this performance tells a story of the principles of magic. This is a performance unlike any I have ever seen! And here’s a Behind the Scenes...

It'SURREAL Fine Time – Episode 7

For the past year I have been creating a monthly web series with the intention of opening up the world of Surrealism and filmmaking to everyone. The goal of this half-hour web series is to increase the appreciation and understanding of these powerful art forms. In...

10 Essential Avant-Garde Films

I recently spoke at the annual Magic & Meaning Conference held in Las Vegas.  In my presentation on Cinema and Magic I spoke of my love of avant-garde films their filmmakers. That is to say, filmmakers whose objective was to introduce new, experimental ideas and...

Proteigon

Here’s a wonderful piece of CineMagic for you dealing with manipulations. The concept of material manipulation or transformation has always interested me. Steven Briand uses clever stop motion photography to create brilliant animations with a (seemingly) single...

In Your Arms

I have always been intrigued by music videos as an outlet of filmmaking. Perhaps because music videos lend themselves so well to abstract imagery. Many would agree that Peter Gabriel’s Sledgehammer video was the greatest music video of all time, certainly a...