I was finally able to make a graveyard look good by putting spotlights in front of it. The headstones are styrofoam, but were put on woood bases and one was put on cinderblock. These come from my Haunted Library blog.
(note: I no longer have possesion of these items)
Here is a better...
From 2008 to 2010 video montage -
And fresh 2011 video montage -
We have only been 'seriously' haunting since Sept 2010, so, the 2008 to 2010 are a little rough, but 2011 started to take good shape and we had over 300 visitors
Video of some of Vibr8gKiwi's Halloween setup for 2011. This is the trick-or-treater POV as they approach our door.
I prefer my haunt DARK with lighting done directly on specific props using LED spots. That looks good in person, but is bad for video so the graveyard didn't even show up. I...
Here is my boarded up haunted house with graveyard! I put a lot of work into it. My son dressed up as Jason Voorhees and had a blast frightning all the trick or treaters. New this year was the lightning machine. You could see it half way down the block. I had big scream t.v in the downstairs...
My not-so-mini-mache project is finished and ready to get to work making TOTs run screaming into the night.
A semi-daylight shot:
Femurs make great walking sticks.
A little mood lighting:
Spooky1 got a gorgeous head shot:
This will be the new and improved entrance to my cemetery this year. The columns last year where not covered with foam they where just metal frame with some wood along the bottom. I really wanted something more solid looking. The Cemetery sign above was in my haunt last year but did not have the...