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alexwp01


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Total posts: 2
Posted:I've been browsing around the internet for some poi tuition (something a bit more visual than just learning from the books)... I started at HoP just as this popped up top on google and checked out the animations, then via spheculism to poipoi who have some pretty clear tuition videos (since i last checked, anyway). What do you guys think about the ones at poipoi? poipoi vids

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MikeIcon
GOLD Member since Mar 2003

MikeIcon

Pooh-Bah
Location: Philadelphia, PA - USA

Total posts: 2109
Posted:The site seems nice. The videos are good quality and fairly easy to follow. The only thing I can criticize is the "5 Beat Weave/Isolations" which doesnt actually show a 5 beat isolated weave. Its more a 5 beat weave with a separation aka fake 7 beat.

Let's turn those old bridges we crossed into ashes.
We'll blaze a new trail,
and torch the rough patches.

-Me

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BrettStar
PLATINUM Member since Oct 2004

BrettStar

old festy hand


Total posts: 765
Posted:i reakon you cold learn more just playing about.... but thats just cos thats how i learn... that and directly from people but as far as online stuff goes there pretty good.... but i wold also do different vids... as in make it clearer... everthing that can be done forwards can be done backwards and transfering between them so you not a sttue spinnging... but yeah they are quite good smile and thats IS just a 5 beat with a lockout.... i have never seen a fully isolated 5beat... putting an isolation in would be possible but it still wouldnt be an isolated 5beat...

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MikeIcon
GOLD Member since Mar 2003

MikeIcon

Pooh-Bah
Location: Philadelphia, PA - USA

Total posts: 2109
Posted:You can pretty much entirely isolate a 5 beat weave.

Let's turn those old bridges we crossed into ashes.
We'll blaze a new trail,
and torch the rough patches.

-Me

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