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Have you already planned your cosplay costume for Halloween this year? Share your ideas and get a chance to win big prizes!
*This Contest is in Pacific Standard Time (PST).
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How to participate

Follow the rules below to share your Halloween makeup or costume on social media,
and we'll choose 4 winners to receive a prize. Show off your creativity without fear and come join the fun!

Step 1
Create photos or videos with
a Halloween costume theme.
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Step 2
Show us your Halloween costume or makeup in a video or photo on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, or Youtube. Add the hashtags #CelebratewithWondershare #Halloween @Wondershare .
Step 3
One winner will be selected to receive a $100 Amazon gift card from each of the following categories: The Scariest Costume, The Best Makeup, The Most Creative Costume, and an Environmental Friendly Costume.

Get the Halloween Resource

Lovely pumpkin lights, skeletons, spider webs and ghosts...
Download these exclusive Halloween resources to make your videos more impressive.

Horror Film Overlay
Horror Story Pack
Horror Halloween Title
Oriental Horror Pack
Horror Halloween Sticker
3D Halloween Horror Night Pack
Voices Of Halloween
Halloween Sounds Pack2
Horror Halloween Transitions

Halloween DIY Ideas

Idea 1. Bloodshot Eyeballs Treats


Jellybeans or dark chocolate, strawberry jam, butter, flavour

  1. 1. For the most important eyeball part, you can make them with biscuts, dark chocolate or jellybeans.
  2. 2. Put a small dab of dark chocolate or jellybeans on oval butter biscuts and swipe some strawberry jam to make a visual bloody effect.

Idea 2. Brownie Spiders


Dark and white chocolate, pretzel twists, flavor, butter

  1. 1. Bake brownies using dark chocolate. That will be the main body of the brownie spiders.
  2. 2. Cut the baked brownie into the oval shape of a spider.
  3. 3. To make them look like brownie spiders, use white chocolate to make the eyeballs and place a small dab of dark chocolate on it.
  4. 4. Use the pretzels twists as the legs of the brownie spider.

Idea 3. White Chocolate Ghosts


White and dark chocolate, butter, chocolate sprinkles, wooden skewers

  1. 1. Melt and mix the white chocolate and butter in the oven.
  2. 2. Topping it with a tablespoon and place it on the baking sheet. Swipe downward to take on a ghostly shape.
  3. 3. Place a skewer on the ghost.
  4. 4. Use the dark chocolate to make the ghost’s eyes.
  5. 5. Chill the white chocolate ghosts in the refrigerator for at least 30 minutes.

Idea 4. Jelly Worms


Crushed oreos, straws, food gelatin, strawberry Jell-O mix

  1. 1. Mix the strawberry JELL-O mix and gelatin and put it in the boiling water.
  2. 2. Stir the mixture with heavy cream.
  3. 3. Stand the straws and make sure the ends are sealed.
  4. 4. Pour the mixture into the straws and chill them in the refrigerator for 2 hours.
  5. 5. Use the hot water to unfreeze the straws quickly and push the jelly worms out of the straws onto a plate of smashed Oreos.

Idea 1. Creative Pumpkin Decorations


Pumpkin, witch hats, googly eyes and hot glue

  1. 1. Googly eyes and witch hats are easy to get online.
  2. 2. Choose a right witch hat for the pumpkin, and glue the eyes to make the pumpkin have a look.

Idea 2. Floating Witch Hat


Black witch hats, fishing line, needle, LED light sticks

  1. 1. Make sure where and how many witch hats you want to hang on the ceiling.
  2. 2. In each location, attach a command hook to the ceiling.
  3. 3. Add fishing line to the witch hats and use a safety pin to connect the fishing line to the LED light stick.

Idea 3. Spooky Paper Spiders


Black construction paper, googly eyes, glue or tape, a yellow crayon or yellow paper, a scissor

  1. 1. Draw the shape of the paper spider’s main body and legs and cut them out.
  2. 2. Fold the strips for the legs.
  3. 3. Use the yellow crayon or the paper to make the spider’s eyes.
  4. 4. Glue these prepared materials and make a spooky spider.

Idea 4. Mummy Pumpkin


Cheesecloth, scissors, glue sticks, pumpkin, black construction paper

  1. 1. Starting from the bottom of the pumpkin, wrap and glue the white cotton fabric in a circle. Make sure no orange shows through.
  2. 2. Use the scissor to separate the layers of cheesecloth where you think the pumpkin’s eyes should be.
  3. 3. Cut the black construction paper into ovals with scissors and glue them to the reserved cheesecloth in place.

Idea 1. Shrek Halloween Costume


Green face paint, Shrek ears, stuff for the costume belly

  1. 1.You can get Shrek Ears from online shops easily!
  2. 2. Paint your face green.
  3. 3. Stuff the abdomen with a bulge

Idea 2. Witch Costume


Black gown, witch hat, green or white face paint

  1. 1. Wear a black robe that suits you well.
  2. 2. Put on a witch hat.
  3. 3. Paint your face green or white to play a traditional evil witch.

Idea 3. Skeleton Costume


Black clothing, black and white face paint

  1. 1. Wear black clothing.
  2. 2. Make a skull-like face by drawing with the white face paint and painting your eyes black.

Idea 4. Mummy Costume


White cheesecloth or bandages, a jumpsuit


Wrap yourself in a circle with white cheesecloth or old bandages while wearing a jumpsuit

How To Make a Halloween DIY Vlog?

Come Up With a Great Idea and Start Your Journey
  • 1. Kick Start Your Halloween Video
    In the pre-production part, think about who your target audience is, create Halloween scripts, and recruit an appropriate cast.
  • 2. Hit the Road Now!
    When your start to create a horror film, try to create a sense of dread, adding suspense to your film. To make it, you can use a camera at different angles, ominous lightning, ticking sound and loud scary noises. Increase the heart rate of your viewers and takes away their breath with your scaring Halloween video!
Organizing Your Video Materials
  • 1. Putting Your Video Resources in Order
    Categorize your video materials, sort them according to the type or function of the material, so that you can quickly find what you need when editing your Halloween video.
  • 2. Check and Fill in the Gaps
    Check and fill in the gaps in your video files. Make sure your video editing work can be carried out smoothly.
  • 3. Tip:
    Appropriately discard unimportant video materials to improve your video editing efficiency.
Edit Halloween Video & Apply Visual Effects in Filmora
  1. 1. Launch Filmora and import Halloween Media Files
  2. 2. Add Horrible Sound Effects to Video
    You can get some great sound effects from Filmstock or add background music and sound effects from Filmora’s built-in Audio Library.
  3. 3. Add Cool Halloween Video Effects
    Filmora features some cool video effects for creating crispy Halloween video. Please watch the tutorial on the left to view the five filters we have selected, including Sutro, Chromatic aberration, Delay Grab, VCR Distortion, and Baltan, which are ideal for Halloween videos.
    We particularly recommend the following exceptional features to you:
  • 1. Scene Detection: Splitting Your Halloween Video Automatically
    With Filmora's Auto Scene Detection tool, videos will automatically be divided into segments based on scene changes.
  • 2. Speed Ramping: Speed Up Your Video Creation Process
    The progressive change of video clip speed over time can establish the suspense and thrill in your Halloween video.
  • 3. Color Grading: Explore Your Halloween Video’ Color Options
    Create ideal certain tones and emotions for cinematic results of your Halloween videos.
  • 4. Zoom: Make the Dynamic Effects in Your Halloween Video
    Make the camera appear to zoom in or zoom out of the clip and push the sense of horror atmosphere to a higher level.

Add Some Special Effects to Your Video

Hot Video Effects Recommendation: Unforgettable Special Effects for Your Videos

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Halloween Sounds Pack
Horror Halloween Pack
Happy Halloween Pack

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Maybe you also want to know about…

1. How can I activate my Filmora?

You can use the same Wondershare ID account to activate this new version of Filmora through online or offline activation.

You can use Filmstock media assets in commercial projects. If you require a print run, contact us for information about our extended license services. In order to use media assets from Filmstock's Standard or Premium libraries under this royalty-free license you must purchase a subscription.

Newly added video effects will be sorted into the correct sections of Filmora: Music, Titles, Transitions, Effects (which includes Filters and Overlays), and Elements. They will be marked with red dots.

Note: Video effects from Filmstock are compatible with Filmora version 9.1 or above.

Yes. All of the contents available on Filmstock are offered under our royalty-free license agreement which allows for worldwide, perpetual use, across all media.

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