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  1. 4D Halloween Motion Theater (2018)

    4D Halloween Motion Theater (2018)

    This is a 2DOF motion platform that is made to haul 2 rows of seats and seat 6 passengers. It used a Ultra Short Throw projector (an EST-P1) and a promethean interactive smart board for the mount and the projection screen. It originally used Anaglyph 3D, pictured, but now uses Active Shutter...
  2. Building a Faux Rock Arch

    REQUEST FOR TUTURIALS GO HERE
    Hey Spooky People! This isn't so much a request for a tutorial as it is a "am I going about this correctly" guide. The entrance to our haunt is a sort of fall-down-the-rabbit-hole type deal. I want to build a rock arch similar to this: It's not going to be that wide as I only have about 5'...
  3. Need Advanced Hollusion Projection Advice from those whom have come before me

    Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    I want to do a "open air" Hollusion, meaning just out in the yard. I assume I need to two stakes that I'll paint matte black and then attach the Hollusion matierial to the stacks. On AtmosFX website they say a little bit of ambient light BEHIND the Hollusion screen makes it look better. But...
  4. Other: Projection Screen for Garage Door

    Halloween Props
    Hey there! I am looking for a cheap projection material to do a REAR projection in our third stall. It is a standard single stall garage door. I am in MN, so between weather and a street light, have decided to do rear projection. I have a business class Epson that will work great and plan on...
  5. DIY Hollusion screen Casa Collection Platinum is now called Grey Velvet

    Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    For the past few weeks I’ve been trying to find the Platinum chiffon at Joanne’s. Today I finally found a store that had it, and a person working there who knew what it was. It turns out that although the website calls it Platinum, it’s now called Grey Velvet. Lucky for me, one worker at one...
  6. Lighting: Chauvet blaze

    Halloween Props
    Has anyone ever owned or used one of these. Wondering what the best screen would be.
  7. Prop Showcase: Projection screen elevated 8-10 feet in the air

    Halloween Props
    I'm wanting to create a projection screen that will be elevated up in the air. Maybe up to 8 to 10 feet. I want at least one of my apparitions to be floating above the ground. Last year, I used PVC pipe to project my apparitions at ground level. No higher than 4 1/2 feet. The wind took this...
  8. Atmosphere Effects: Help with mounting no see um netting to a frame for projection

    Halloween Props
    I repurposed an old metal pergola like you see on home depot: I made an entrance gate out of 2 of the columns and found a use for the other two. If you look at the front of the picture, you will see 2 metal supports made of 1/2" steel square frame welded together. 2 of these panels screw...
  9. Electronic/Software: Micca Speck Looping

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    Hello again, I finally bit the bullet and bought an Epson projector along with a Micca Speck for my SD cards loaded with AtmosFX scenes. Looked great until I started getting the green flash screen (only for scenes with multiple files) during looping. I read another thread about this issue but...
  10. Atmosphere Effects: Haunted Garage SUCCESS !!

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    My haunted garage came out great this year... I did a few things different this year that worked really well. I got the idea from a video on youtube. This person said to get a 9' foot wide shower curtain on Amazon. Then run black masking time along the outer edge of each side on BOTH sides...
  11. Electronic/Software: Help with AtmosFearFX dvd and projector?

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    The past couple of years I've played Zombie Invasion in my front window using my Epson projector and laptop without issue. I just got the Bone Chiller dvd today and upon testing it, I've noticed between every scene I get "dvd:///e/" displayed on my screen. I really don't want that showing...
  12. Haunt Rules - How to...

    General Halloween
    I would like to make a prop/sign for my haunt that has rules on it (no running, don't touch anything, etc), but I just don't have the time this year. What I would like to try to do instead is make a simple video displaying the rules (that I can just put on my TV at the entrance) with some...
  13. Static: FX Projector Screen Question

    Halloween Props
    Lil GHouliette bought me a FX Projector. The cloth screen that comes with it is too small. I went out on the net and a frosted shower curtain was suggested. Has anyone used this? Does it work well? My living room window is 10 ft wide and the area I have to cover, center panel of the window is...
  14. Prop Showcase: Mausoleum Rear Projection Screen.

    Halloween Props
    so glad to be working out on Halloween again. Just too many ideas and not enough time and money. lol.. This year my big project is a mausoleum facade that will fill my garage opening and have a projection screen behind it. I started With Entrance, now I'm working on the side flanking walls...
  15. Atmosphere Effects: Rear projection screen, broken down wall facade

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    So part of my haunt this year is a broken down wall with a projector behind it. i just finished the screen and thought id share. I'm kind of flying blind on this because i've never done it before but it seems to be turning out nicely. hopefully the facade will come out as well. at the moment I'm...
  16. Annoying Interviews

    Off-Topic Stuff
    I just watched a baseball game today on ESPN for the first time this year. They were conducting interviews during the game with kind of a split screen with about ¼ of the screen taken up with the interview & ¾ showing the game in progress. I found this rather intrusive. Is it just me or does...
  17. Frankenstein / Lab Video for Frankenstein Themed Haunt??

    General Halloween
    Hi, I think I know the answer to this already, but are any of you aware of a suitable video clip that can be played repeatedly on a screen in a Frankenstein themed haunt? The plan for the haunt so far is that there will be a room with simulated electrical equipment and a person in a...
  18. New member

    Member Introduction
    Hi,my name is Jaime and I'm a very novice haunter and I have a question.I want to project a homepage image of Ghostbusters Slimer about the roof of my house. I want it to look like he's flying above the side of my house. Does anybody have an ideas of what kind of screen I could use. I want it to...
  19. Using AUDACITY to create a split channel stereo sound file

    Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    This basic tutorial shows how to create a stereo sound file using AUDACITY that has different dialog on left and right channels. The general purpose of doing this would be to easily set up two talking skulls that appear to be having a conversation with each other such as “Joking” skulls. The...
  20. Atmosphere Effects: unliving dead portrait question?

    Halloween Props
    Hi, I would love to know how would you rip the atmosphere fx unliving dead portraits to a tv screen like how would you rip the dvd format to digital file? Any suggestions also would you use a lcd monitor or regular flat screen tv? Id like to do the female scare version seen here.
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