You’ve probably seen those levitating street performers who appear to be magically lifting themselves off the ground using nothing but a stick. However, the trick is actually more than meets the eye, and it relates to the clothing that they wear.
Silver man Covent Gardens from start to finish you will see how this trick on the streets of London is done, this video clip will show you step by step the secret of the street artist performing a floating and levitating trick.The floating man is a street magic trick that has left many children puzzled and excited and also a large number of adults.
With this video, we would like to unveil the dynamics of this trick but something is still not adding up! Yes, there is some kind of a protrusion on the handle of the metal pole, but how could he stay afloat only thanks to that?
If you guessed that it was a platform all along, you’d be correct. The pole itself either directly inserted into the ground, or attached to a stable metal platform that can support the weight of the performer.