The first FISM World Championships of Magic was held in Lausanne, Switzerland in 1948. Since that time FISM has been organising World Championships of Magic on a grand scale. The last WCM took place in 2009 in Beijing, China and this year the 25th WCM was held in Blackpool, England.

Throughout the heats WaveFX provided the crew and multiple cameras which projected live video feeds to huge screens and monitors around the venue.

The competitions feature over 150 acts from over 30 different countries.

For 7 consecutive nights Cambridge based video company WaveFX provided the live cameras and crew for the Gala events and award ceremonies attended by a packed opera house of over 3000 people

The live mixing, recording and streaming was taken care of by a Tricaster 450 vision mixer.

Watch the winning performance Yo Ho Jin here –