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  • We went to the beach one day. My son and I. A small boy. Three years old and full of wonder.

    The fair had arrived! And was just setting up.

    Dodgems, whirlers, ferris wheels, candy floss. All in pieces, assembling for the shows.

    And a magician's booth.

    Whose tricks had already begun, it seemed.

    I showed my son. He loved it!

    I didn't tell him that the magic was mine.

    So here it is for you too. Can you guess my trick?

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    I'll tell you. Perspective.

    My wand? A camera.

    Magic!

    Pulled out of my hat for you, in 1/250th of a second. Fast enough for the eye to see.
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