Alexander May performs at the Cape Town Magic Club. Picture: A Gorman Photography

Cape Town - A local magician who has been wowing street and stage audiences for years was intrigued by optical illusions.

Alexander May then decided to use an optical illusion technique to make Cape Town's iconic Table Mountain vanish.

May has been performing magic from a young age and has been a full-time performer since 2005. 

You can find more of his magic here

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