Light-O-Rama Halloween Contest 2012
Proud of what you've done? Think it's contest worthy? We do
Light-O-Rama is sponsoring a Halloween decorating contest for 2012
Halloween Contest Prizes
To give you a real chance to win, the Halloween Contest 2012 has two
different categories. Simply enter the category that best describes
your display and that's it!
Halloween Contest Category Description
display, 64 channels or less
display, 65 channels or more
Requirements to enter the Halloween Contest
Light-O-Rama products in your
- Video posting
at public sites (YouTube or Vimeo)
and reference Light-O-Rama
and LOR in the keywords and/or in the
Counting your channels for
the appropriate Halloween Contest category
How do you count the channels in your display?
- Typical light controllers are 8-16 channels each so count all the
channels you are using.
- If you use our Cosmic Color Ribbon, count each ribbon as 12
channels and add to the above, if needed.
- If you use DMX, count each DMX channel in use and add to the above,
- If you are using DIO boards to control lights, count each channel
and add to the above.
- DIO or ServoDog channels controlling anything but lights do not need
to be counted.
- Now you have your channel count. Enter the appropriate
Media formats accepted for the Halloween Contest
Light-O-Rama is really good at building controllers but juggling all the
different video formats has never been our thing. Upload your contest
entry video to
send us the link and we'll watch from here.
We do not accept
videos submitted by mail, email, hand delivered or any physical form.
Special note if you upload your video to YouTube.com: YouTube has
been known to strip of the audio of popular tunes that might be part of your
video. After you have uploaded your video to YouTube and it's been
processed and posted, wait about 30 minutes and check again.
Typically, if there are audio problems, you'll receive an email from
Strong Suggestion: Check your video link to make sure it's active
and plays back as you desire before submitting your entry to this contest.
Please make sure your video stays posted through November 30, 2012.
Entries must be
received no later than November 5, 2012 at midnight, EST. You must use the entry form below. Only one entry
Entries will be judged on curb appeal, overall
creativity, use of materials, exactness of synchronization
(computerized shows), use of color and originality. Judging for categories will be performed by a panel of Light O Rama employees.
Employees of Light O
Rama Inc., and such
employees' immediate family
members and persons with
whom such employees are
domiciled are excluded from
Decisions of the contest
judges are final.
By claiming the prize,
the winners authorize the
use, without additional
compensation of their
name and/or likeness and/or
municipality of residence
for promotion and/or
advertising purposes in any
manner and in any medium
broadcasts, newspapers and
other publications and in
television or film releases,
distribution over the
internet and picture date
storage) which Light O Rama may deem
In accepting the prize, the
winner acknowledges that
Light O Rama, Inc. may not
be held liable for any loss,
damages or injury associated
with accepting or use of
Light O Rama, Inc.
retains the rights, in its
absolute and sole
discretion, to make
substitutions of equivalent
kind or approximate value in
the event of the
unavailability of any prize
or component of the prize
for any reason whatsoever.
This contest is subject
to all USA federal, state
and municipal laws.
All entries become the
property of Light-O-Rama,
Inc. Entrants agree that
their entries may be
displayed on the
Light-O-Rama web site.
Only one (1) entry per person allowed for our Halloween Contest
By entering the Light-O-Rama Halloween Contest 2012 you
agree that video of your display may be added to the Light-O-Rama
website and used in any of our materials. Please include what information (if any) you want
included with your video (your name, town, a write-up about your
display.) Once your entry form is submitted, changes are not
Official Entry Form