On october 5, 2012, David Blaine began performing a 73-hour endurance stunt, during which he stood atop a 22-foot high pillar at pier 54 in new york city, surrounded by a system of seven tesla coils. The coils directed an electric discharge of one million volts at him for the entire duration of the performance. The event was live streamed, engaging over 400 million users worldwide.
ELECTRIFIED, ONE MILLION VOLTS, ALWAYS ON
On October 5th, 2012 David Blaine partnered with Intel to embark on his most challenging and visual performance stunt to date. Standing high up on a platform for 73 hours and surrounded by 1 million volts of electricity, David invited the world to interact and control the electricity through Intel based Ultrabooks. This is the behind the scenes story of Electrified.