56 entries in Photograph
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Carl Willmann Die Rache des Zauberers The Revenge of the Magician, story about how a heckler (photographer) was found next day, face of performer appears as skull, invisible painting on the face
Jan. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 1) 15
Harry Blackstone Spirit Cartography selected card appears on initialed "photographic paper"
1938 Greater Magic 500
Paul Morris Lady in Red picture of a dressed lady is folded, clothes removed and she is seen undressed on the picture
1942 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 11) 42
Jean Marc Bujard Il est minuit photo with watch is signed, two cards are chosen to form an hour, handles on photo moved to match cards
1944 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 6 No. 3) 14
Glendi Glendi's Mental Photography - The Dream Photograph paper to photograph in envelope, comedy presentation
1947 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1947) 27
H. Levenson Stage Size out to Lunch Trick picture transformation, signed on both sides, with clipboard
1948 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1948) 7
Bill Simon Minicam image of card appears on little "photographic paper"
Also published here 1948 The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 159) 638
Cy Endfield Sub Aqua image of card appears on little "photographic paper"
1950 The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 201) 803
Cy Endfield Sub Aqua image of card appears on little "photographic paper"
1955 Cy Endfield's Entertaining Card Magic — Part II 35
Bill Simon Minicam image of card appears on little "photographic paper"
Also published here 1956 The Best in Magic 146
Arthur Setterington The First Post cards with sights of London, chosen one is predicted, half forcing stack
1968 The Joe Smith Mysteries 16
Al Portwood Thought Picture ghost photo à la Ted Serious, index of selection appears, fake camera
1971 The Compleat Magick — Volume I (Issue 20) 97
Tony Shiels The Man Who Was Not There polaroid picture of performer is sent by mail, performer vanishes on photograph
Inspired by
  • George Arrowsmith's "Remote Control Vanish"
1973 The Compleat Magick — Volume I (Issue 86) 427
Cicardi PolaRay! ghost photography, selfie with polaroid camera
1974 The Compleat Magick — Volume I (Issue 94) 468
Bob Stephens Psychic Exposure card appears on polaroid photograph
Related to July 1976 Pabular (Vol. 2 No. 11) 284
Karrell Fox Fox's "Hang-Ups" method to hang up photographs with the need of a frame
1976 Clever.... Like a Fox 193
Mark Weston Double Exposure combination
Inspired by Mar. 1978 Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 7) 541
Chip Cotton Shutter Bug spirit photograph presentation, covered lens of photograph, picture of ghostly hand
1978 The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 196) 977
Larry Becker Lorayne's Mental Masterpiece That Even Harry Knows Nothing About using Lorayne's Memory Game, fifteen photos are put in frame, one is selected and image divined by performer
1978 World of Super Mentalism 18
Thomas Alan Waters Mailefactor postcard with picture of the performer is sent to spectator, when he receives the card, the picture is gone
Inspired by 1982 Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Grymwyr) 269
Thomas Alan Waters Chronomadic "impromptu" seance at staged party, picture transforms and guest vanishes
1982 Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Grymwyr) 282
Ali Bongo Photo Phorce forcing a photo from a photo album
1983 1983 6
Ali Bongo Instant Art empty frame is wrapped in newspaper, picture appears
Related to 1983 1983 7
Thomas Alan Waters Pholder prediction of a celebrity
Inspired by
  • Bob Cassidy's "Presidential Portrait" in "Pseudo-Mentally Yours" P. 7.
1985 Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Fynys) 745
Richard Sanders Trick Photography card appears on photograph of performer, selection
1987 Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 1 No. 10) 6
Steve Cohen Mood Photo facial Expression an Photo changes
Dec. 1990 Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 13 No. 12) 1869
Ben Harris Mental Photography three photographs are introduced, three spectators each select one, performer divines who has which one
1990 Mad Fax and other Mysteries 34
Steve Beam Trade in Time car key changes into different brand as well as picture of a car on a photo
1992 The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 44) 786
Scott Robinson Slideways Production slide appears in empty mount
1992 The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 44) 794
Scott Robinson Slideways Penetration slide in mount is put in envelope and is penetrated with a pencil
1992 The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 44) 796
David Acer Money for Nothing photo of performer holding a dollar bill is shown, $20 bill changes into a $1 bill, bill on photograph has changed into $20
VariationsAlso published here 1995 Natural Selections 118
Doug Edwards My First Trick Photo appears on face of selection
1997 Doug Edwards Packs a Wallop! 107
Karl Fulves Family Reunion "Without Words", done with twenty borrowed photos
1998 Mutus Nomen 48
Andrew Mayne They Only Come Out at Night picture made of person with polaroid camera, person is not in the picture
1998 Mad Mojo 81
Karl Fulves Closed-Eyes Table Spread Force spectator should close his eyes and take a card from tabled spread, application of changing the card to a photograph of the spectator picking a card
1999 Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 272
U. F. Grant Film To Life "Problems"
fan of five card on photograph, named card is taken out, only four remain on photo, posed as a problem
2001 Latter Day Secrets (Issue 6) 211
Jon Allen Memento real bill and bill on polaroid transform into other bills
Also published here 2003 Jon Allen's Lecture — The Director's Cut — The Sequel 13
Michel Huot, David Acer Photo Finish Photograph of magician holding a Joker becomes magician holding selected card
2004 Random Acts of Magic 172
David Acer Picturesque photo of performer holding a dollar bill is shown and put in Himber wallet, $20 bill changes into a $1 bill, bill on photograph has changed into $20
Inspired byAlso published here
  • This is a Circle, 2001 lecture notes
2006 Switch 278
Jon Allen Memento real bill and bill on polaroid transform into other bills
Also published here 2006 Switch 279
Brian Campbell Picture Perfect photo of spectator appears on bill
2006 Switch 294
Karl Fulves Familiar Face two almost identical photos, spectator choses the one he prefers, mark put on back, photos exchanged and question asked again, mark now on other photo
2008 Prolix (Issue 5) 306
David Acer Camera Payphone photo with flash made in public payphone booth
July 2008 Genii (Vol. 71 No. 7) 28
Oliver Meech X-ray Coin Magician swallows initialled coin, picture of coin with initials appears on an X-ray photograph
2009 The Plot Thickens 30
Oliver Meech On With His Head! Photo of person has head cut off, photo is given a tap and the head comes into view
2009 The Plot Thickens 68
Oliver Meech Changing Expressions Wild Card routine with passport photographs
2010 Plot Twists 62
Bill Abbott The Boyd Mystery Complete photo transforms in buddha papers, story presentation
2010 Table Magic 25
David Acer Money for Nothing photo of performer holding a dollar bill is shown, $20 bill changes into a $1 bill, bill on photograph has changed into $20
Also published here 2011 More Power to You 137
Christoph Borer, Alexander Römer, Joachim Rau, Charly Dörries Der Zahn der Zeit pictures of buildings put in a box, they all age except chosen photograph, time traveling machine
2012 Endlose Möglichkeiten 25
Tomas Blomberg The Konami Code bunch of photographs shuffled by spectator are disposed at the table, spectator ends up on the predicted one via pointing/arrows on photos
2014 Blomberg Laboratories 13
Tomas Blomberg Photo Vibrations spectator mixes a large stack of photographs, performer is able to describe one of them without looking
2014 Blomberg Laboratories 145
Alex Ng 幽冥鬼手 (Spirit Ghost Hand) Little hand appears to emerge from creepy photo of doll, hand grabs a coin placed on hand, coin later appears printed on the photograph
2015 In the Mind of Dr. Alex 1
Christoph Borer Kloincidence matching routine with toilet signs, male / female
2016 21 39
Tom Cutts The Gift spectator selects a picture with different presents, the same picture is found in an envelope and the person receives the gift as a climax
2016 Project Fear 19
G iCON (照骗) Magician borrows phone, pulls camera icon out of phone, takes a picture (flash of light appears) with the icon, then places it back in phone. Photo can be found in camera roll
2016 Emotion 41
Wayne Houchin Houdini's Influence Magician shows different photos of different playing cards, spectator freely chooses one, magician shows prediction matches
2019 Houchin: Houdini's Influence 2