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  1. Electronic/Software: AtmosFX Unliving Portrait

    Halloween Props
    Hi, Here's my take in the AtmosFX unliving portrait. Controlled by a Raspberry Pi Zero, PIR activated. The project would be a lot simpler if the monitor had hdmi and USB, but it was a old monitor by father was going to throw away and I thought I know what I can use that for.
  2. Saving Your Favorite Sites

    General Halloween
    You know that feeling you get when you find a site that has a great tutorial on making something you’ve wanted to do for ages? You get all excited and you bookmark the site, promising to return to it one day. Sometime later, you return only to find the site is no longer there. Or sadly, as in...
  3. Electronic/Software: Audio for random props, media player?

    Halloween Props
    For those who have multiple sounds coming from multiple props, what are you doing? Not talking about custom programming all hooked up to computer, etc. Just want to add sound to 2-3 props and have the speaker right by that prop. For example my rocking chair that moves, I want to have a speaker...
  4. 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...
  5. Jon Hyers Virtualfxvideo Discounts, USB FX, Video Projectors, DVDs

    Coupons, Discounts and Promotions
    Jon Hyers Virtualfxvideo Discounts, USB FX, Video Projectors, DVDs These Discounts are at the top of my SHOP page on website, www.virtualfxvideo.com 1. Three Halloween USB Drives with FX, for USB Projectors or Media Players. $49.95 for three, normal price is $120.00 Includes new DeadWalkers...
  6. Electronic/Software: Need Help with Atmos Digital Download...Again

    Halloween Props
    I am needing help...again LOL We downloaded the Atmos videos on a USB. We did 2 different USB and they each have their own Atmos downloads. They were downloaded with Windows Movie Maker and encoded with k.264 USB 1 - Plays just fine. No issues USB 2 - Will play in my newer projector that has...
  7. Projector kit $25 + shipping 9/19/18

    Coupons, Discounts and Promotions
    https://www.improvementscatalog.com/virtual-holiday-projector-kit/outlet/holiday-outlet/375653 $49.97 half off with code MM8W686. Shipping was $9.95 to California. That code takes half off anything in Outlet, there are some nice Skellington items and other gadgets in there as well. Expires...
  8. Jon Hyer's Virtual FX Video, new Product releases for 2018

    For Sale By Merchants
    Hello Haunters: I have not posted much lately, due to having a lot of Old Moms and Dads Issues to take care of. So this will make up for a year... Please check out this page, https://www.virtualfxvideo.com/2018-fx, for FOUR New FX downloads and a 10 year Anniversary ReDo of our Spiders Snakes...
  9. Electronic/Software: Need Help with Atmos Digital Download

    Halloween Props
    I am having issues with a recently purchased DD. A little history I have purchased many downloads I have 3 projectors. Older Epson and Toshiba and a off brand from Amazon I use a Micca Speck on the older projectors and a USB drive So I bought the new Christmas DD. My son has tried everything...
  10. Lighting: Projector Question, Autoplay, LED, USB

    Halloween Props
    My old projector died, no one makes it, been searching for hours for one. Did you know this forum has 152 threads with the keyword "projector" I looked through most (85%) and can not find my answer. Here is what I am looking for. Projector that has usb Projector that will work off an outlet...
  11. Electronic/Software: Need help with monitor

    Halloween Props
    Hi, I picked up a monitor from Spirit today. It is one that was used for the Atmosfear FX display. Problem there is no input/output for sound, and there are only inputs for SD card and USB. I have the living Portraits MP4 file on USB thumb drive and it plays fine, but no sound. What can I use...
  12. Atmosphere Effects: Question:Saving to disk or usb

    Halloween Props
    I remember seeing a post on the best ways to move the images off a dvd to a disk or usb device but cant seem to find it now! I am hoping to be able to use my projector without having the dvd player attached - any help is appreciated! (maybe we should have a sticky post for projectors 101 :) )
  13. Atmosphere Effects: Atmosfearfx horizontal vs vertical on projector

    Halloween Props
    I had downloaded one of the apparition clips yesterday and started with transferring the horizontal format onto my usb. We have a 4x 6 window so I figured that was what I needed but the picture just was too small and didn't look right and didn't really fill up the whole window. I then played...
  14. Electronic/Software: Laptop to Espon 3020 help with Ghostly Apparitions

    Halloween Props
    Hello all! I just downloaded the HD Ghostly apparitions file and placed it on a USB flash drive, the 3020 doesn't accept mp4 via usb hook up, so I tried hooking up HP laptop to 3020 via hdmi cable, is there a way to only show the Ghostly files only as I'm getting a display projected of my...
  15. AtmosFearX's WindowsFX, all in one projector

    Halloween Props
    Just read the email I got from AtmosFearX, sounds like a nice deal, projector, tripod, built in sound, projection material and 8 preloaded effects plus a usb port and a SD slot, what do guys and gals think? I think I'm very interested.
  16. Electronic/Software: Roll Your Own Enttec Open DMX USB Interface

    Halloween Props
    Hello Boils and Ghouls! Check out my page here on how to make your own Enttec Open DMX USB Interface for less $$ or maybe even FREE like I did. I have tested this with Vixen and the BOC Configuration Program. I would expect it to work with VSA as well. I would be interested if anyone builds...
  17. Electronic/Software: Newbie needs Oldbie

    Halloween Props
    Hello Haunters, I have a question to post regarding the connection of the SSC-32 to my computer. I have virtually no detailed computer experience, so the answer to my question may be a simple yes or no. I see the USB to Serial port adapters are "finicky" (as someone in here put it), and Lynx is...