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A+close-up+of+the+Halloween+graves+we+made+for+the+dogs.
Close-up+of+our+2004+pumpkin.
I+did+a+little+photo+editing+with+one+of+the+pictures+of+the+Jessawick+tombstone+(from+Halloween+2004).
I+love+pagan+holidays.++The+house+is+all+ready+for+Halloween.++I+got+plenty+of+new+decorations+this+year.++I+especially+like+the+torches.
I+love+pagan+holidays.++The+house+is+all+ready+for+Halloween.++Notice+the+blacklight%2c+tombstones%2c+and+heirloom+pumpkin+lantern.
That+scarecrow+is+easily+20+years+old.++So+is+the+pumpkin+lantern.++I+love+this+holiday.
The+Halloween+incarnation+of+the+house%2c+complete+with+the+pumpkins+and+skeleton+(new+addition).
A+close-up+of+the+new+skeleton+and+coffin.++We+built+the+coffin+over+the+weekend%2c+and+Jessa+painted+it+during+the+day.
A+Halloween+Witch-A-Wick.
The+little+witch+from+next+door+(Sarah).
The+first+round+of+the+Halloween+decorations+are+in+place.++More+is+still+to+come%2c+but+it%27s+a+start.
Here%27s+the+house+on+Halloween+night.++You+can%27t+see+too+many+of+the+new+features+in+this+shot%2c+but+they%27re+in+there.
This+is+a+great+shot+of+our+%22entryway%22.++We+had+the+children+pass+through+the+arbor+and+up+the+steps+to+get+their+candy.++The+Reaper+was+rigged+with+compressed+air+lines.++Halloween+night%2c+2006.
Yes%2c+that%27s+a+blood+fountain.++Yes%2c+those+are+worms%2c+brains%2c+and+eyeballs.++Halloween+night%2c+2006.
My+mother+visited+us+for+Halloween.++The+halo+is+made+from+several+glow+sticks.++We+gave+them+out+in+addition+to+candy+this+year.++Note+the+splattered+witch+in+the+background.
Jessawick%2c+as+seen+through+the+evil+fog.++Halloween+night%2c+2006.
That%27s+our+Reaper.++I+rigged+him+to+shoot+compressed+air+at+kids+(and+parents)+as+they+passed+near.++Fun+was+had+by+all.++Halloween+night%2c+2006.
The+color-changing+skull+fogger+that+Jessawick+gave+me+was+a+big+hit.++Everyone+loved+it.++Creepy%2c+huh%3f++Halloween+night%2c+2006.
We+added+several+torches+to+the+display+to+make+it+look+evil+enough.+It+worked+well.
This+is+an+early+picture+of+our+new+monster+prop+for+Halloween.++It%27s+fully+animated+and+remote-controlled.
The+guys+at+the+Bates+Motel+do+come+up+with+some+amazing+stuff.++Jessawick+shot+this+in+the+entryway.
The+guys+at+the+Bates+Motel+do+some+good+work+with+the+props.
This+is+easily+the+best+single+prop+that+I%27ve+ever+seen+in+a+haunted+house.++This+is+the+butcher%2c+at+the+Bates+Motel.
The+guys+at+the+Bates+Motel+do+some+good+work+with+the+props.
The+animatronics+at+the+Bates+Motel+are+quite+intimidating.
I+love+the+dragon+castle.++It%27s+amazingly+well+done.++This+is+the+entrance+to+the+hayride+at+the+Bates+Motel.
The+Toxic+Dump+scene%2c+on+the+Bates+Motel%27s+haunted+hayride.
One+of+the+fire+scenes+on+the+hayride+at+the+Bates+Motel.
The+dragon+on+the+Bates+Motel%27s+Hayride+is+really+impressive.
The+rotating+tunnel+inside+Scare+World%2c+Wilmington%2c+DE.
A+prototype+of+a+high+dynamic+range+photograph.+Jessawick+made+this+creepy+sphere+for+our+Halloween+display.
The+face+of+our+mighty+monster.++He%27s+a+pneumatic+remote+controlled+prop+that+we+use+to+scare+children.++See+blog+for+details.
Our+fogging+skull%2c+a+staple+of+our+Halloween+decorations.
This+is+our+haunted+display+for+2007.++Many+of+the+tombstones+are+new%2c+and+we+even+boarded+up+the+windows.
Our+tombstones+are+brand+new+this+year%2c+we+just+new+ones+in+the+woodshop.++Jessawick+added+a+lot+of+details+with+the+paint%2c+and+even+added+lichen.
Pica+and+Ion%27s+tombstones%2c+in+the+front+yard.++Jessawick+did+a+great+job+with+the+painting.
Faraday%27s+tombstone+is+lengthy+and+short%2c+just+like+the+little+wiener+herself.
The+skeleton+and+the+farm+bell%2c+in+our+Halloween+display.
Our+family+scarecrow.++This+guy+has+some+history.++He+was+my+mother%27s%2c+and+I+think+he%27s+almost+30+years+old.++He+just+got+a+new+hat.
We+burn+torches+every+night+leading+up+to+Halloween.
Our+resident+skeleton%2c+hanging+in+the+front+yard.
Some+of+our+tombstones%2c+in+the+front+yard.++Everyone+gets+one.
Sophia+was+at+a+wedding+for+Halloween%2c+so+we+got+her+in+her+costume+a+bit+late+this+year.
Sophia+was+at+a+wedding+for+Halloween%2c+so+we+got+her+in+her+costume+a+bit+late+this+year.
Sophia+was+at+a+wedding+for+Halloween%2c+so+we+got+her+in+her+costume+a+bit+late+this+year.
One+of+our+animatronic+tombstones+outside+the+house+for+Halloween.
One+of+our+animatronic+tombstones+outside+the+house+for+Halloween.
Setup+time+for+Halloween+2010.
The+house+set+for+Halloween.++The+windows+are+boarded+up+with+props%2c+the+graveyard+is+in+place%2c+and+all+the+pneumatic+props+are+set+for+the+children.
The+house%2c+in+Halloween+mode.++We%27ve+got+the+graveyard%2c+boarded+up+windows%2c+pneumatic+props%2c+and+the+photo+booth+set.