Hauntcon 2005 Tradeshow
The show floor of Hauncon consisted of a mix of vendors
catering to the haunt industry. Vendors ranged from designers, prop builders,
makeup gurus, noise and lighting gadgets, decor and promotional type services.
Follow us on a virtual tour of some highlighted vendors if you will. Click
on the pictures for a larger view.
up, the prop that seemed to generate the most buzz had to be the suspended man
by PHOBIA PROPS
which periodically shook as he was jolted by some hidden sadist's high voltage.
JS PROPS had some
of my personal favorite's with their decayed brides and grannies which had glowing
eyes and startling pop-up action.
PRODUCTIONS from Portland made an appearance with some real high quality
looking props including these two animated monstrosities. A deceased baby in
a coffin and (pictured with a couple of Screamland fellas) The Pipe Prowler.
The makeup category was strongly represented
by the WOLFE
BROTHERS Face Art & FX. In addition to their booth, where
people lined up to have their faces painted, they gave a seminar where they
demonstrated how to create Uncle Frank of Hellraiser.