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  1. Voice synchronized grim reaper costume

    Halloween Costume Ideas
    Here's a grim reaper costume I created that includes a skull whose movements sync with your voice. If you want to see how I made it, look here: https://www.instructables.com/id/Voice-Synchronized-Grim-Reaper-Costume/ It's Scary Terry's audio-servo driver + an amplified mic + one of those...
  2. Electronic/Software: Haunted Mansion Holiday prop/audio help

    Halloween Props
    So as some of you may or may not know i have singing pumpkin prop that is similar to the one seen in the HMH that sings a 1 minute loop with scary Christmas soundtrack. So i planned on setting up these graveyard band ghost cutouts I made and play the graveyard ensembley soundtrack by them which...
  3. Electronic/Software: Audio/Video delay issues

    Halloween Props
    I'm using a Micca Speck media player and a 1080p TV to run a 10 minute loop of Unliving Portraits (from AtmosFX). Everything runs fine for a while, but then the audio gets out of synch. I've tried adjusting the audio delay on the TV, but even though I've tried the whole range of 0 - 250 ms, I...
  4. Prop Showcase: WIP: Squawkers remake for Pirate Yarrrd 2016

    Halloween Props
    Been wanting to realize this one ever since I saw Bobzilla's talking parrot from about 5 years ago. Started to go the arduino route, but once you add in the H-bridge motor driver and audio board, it is cheaper to go RaspberryPi. Once I had the motor driving down, I was going to use vixen to...
  5. How to best execute Lip Sync Battle?

    Party Ideas. Experiences and Recipes
    So we haven't really come up with a theme per se, but irrespective of that, my wife and I want to try to pull off a Lip Sync Battle sort of thing, kind of like the show. Mind you, this wouldn't be straight out karaoke, and it's something that guests would have to contemplate and plan for in...
  6. Other: CCTV DVR .264 audio/video conversion?

    Halloween Props
    My cheap CCTV DVRs records to .264 (raw video - no container - not to be confused with H.264) format files. ALL the .264 conversion software I have found results in videos with the audio out of sync. Anyone have any experience with successfully converting these with the audio in sync or know of...
  7. Electronic/Software: Audio Sync

    Halloween Props
    Good morning, Can anyone tell me about sound board inside talking props? I have an animated talking butler. The things that he says are lame, and I would like to record something els for him to say. I do want his mouth to sync with my new audio. Is there a way to do this? Thank you for any help...