About Us & What We Do
We are creators, designers, producers and manufacturers of special effects, creatures, characters, puppets, props and MORE for the Film Industry, Television, Music Videos, Theatrical Productions,
Theme Parks, Haunted Attractions and Corporate Projects.
Welcome to DinoTyme's FX Lab. Our products defy the industry standards to meet demanding requirements. Used in film, television, theater, theme parks, concerts as well as sporting events, our theatrical special effects are imaginative and cunning. Our effects are made for people who want breath-taking, reliable and attractive products. We don't just create special effects, we create an innovative and dynamic movement for an entire population of fun people like YOU all from Volunteers who love their craft and want to selflessly share it! Join our extensive list of clients that have found success with DinoTyme Productions.
DinoTyme FX Lab’s Director, Danielle Masterson, is an Emmy Nominated Artist, with numerous awards across make-up and special effects categories and shares and gives so much of her time and talent to all of Dinotyme's projects. Working with her is award winning SFX Producer Bill Carroll along with a team of the industry's best designers, technicians and artists who volunteers their time and talent and help create the most exciting events ever. Danielle is trained to create robust and impressive simulation effects for all of our productions and projects. Her amazing team have performed thousands of events for millions of audience members worldwide. These are the same Professional Services that you have seen in movies such as Disney's Pirates of the Caribbean and The Haunted Mansion, Jurassic Park, Iron Man and the Terminator. Organizations and companies like the U.S. Military, Department of Defense and First Responders Training Centers, School Drama Departments and Community Theatres.
Our range of volunteer work has included prosthetic character make-ups, animatronic and creature effects work & creation, speciality costumes, props and puppets, prosthetic medical and gore effects, consultation, design and also industry training. We also have a growing range of more advanced premium products – from hyper-realistic creature suits and lifecasts to specialty rigs and costumes and have made a range of our screen quality prosthetic make-ups available for sale through DinoTyme Productions. Whatever your project and need, we'll create it for you! No budget too big or too small and we'll help with materials and labor, most of the time for FREE because it's taken care of from sponsors. Ask for details.
"Dead Whispers", has been one of Virginia's most talked about Haunted Houses. With live actors to make you believe you're in a Horror Movie, many haunted detailed rooms, the most creative and scary haunted maze and an average time of 20 minutes required to get through its oppressive walls, the creators of this amazing attraction have earned the reputation as developing one of the best haunted houses on the East Coast. It is the constant innovation of its design team and the relentless dedication of its actors that will create the most highly acclaimed Haunted House in the State of Virginia this Halloween Season.
DinoTyme Production's award winning creators of this amazing attraction have earned the reputation as developing the most incredible and scariest haunted houses on the East Coast. Just wait til you experience the "Haunted Nursery"... ever see a horror movie that scared you so much you left the lights on? Well, you'll get a taste of these kinds of movies inside our walls... NOT the gory ones... just the scary ones... be on your guard because you don't know what's around the next dark corner and their are a lot of dark corners. Floating Ghosts who like to torment, roaming monsters that are lost along the way eager to find you. Remember, "DON'T FEED THE FEARS!"
All Proceeds to benefit our educational programs and are soley created by, built by and are run by 100% volunteers. Don’t visit just any haunted house, come to DEAD WHISPERS.
Want to scare people or Learn the "behind the scenes" tricks from our engineers of special effects? Be one of our volunteer workers? Contact us TODAY OR Download our Volunteer Application and email to screamteam@DeadWhispers.com .
Don't forget about our exclusive "SPEED PASS" that allows you to move to the front of the line.