Blog

A listing of blog posts

348 total news articles found.

Things you can do if you have no investigations
11th February 2017 Sarah Chumacero 714 views. 0 comments. General.
Got no investigations on? How can you cure that paranormal bug?

Understanding the different causes of ORBS
19th January 2017 Sarah Chumacero 3504 views. 3 comments. Photography, General, Stuff paranormal investigators need to know.
ORBS - you either love or hate them. Here is how your camera can produce the 'ORB' effect

How the paranormal community has changed me
8th January 2017 Sarah Chumacero 561 views. 0 comments. General.
Sometimes people think quite negatively about the paranormal community. It's not all bad, a lot of good comes out of it!

Different types of hauntings
4th January 2017 Sarah Chumacero 1669 views. 2 comments. General, Paranormal Investigation, Stuff paranormal investigators need to know.
You hear people talking about residual and intelligent hauntings, but what does it all mean?

EVP - What does it mean and how do I capture one?
5th December 2016 Sarah Chumacero 1878 views. 4 comments. General, Paranormal Investigation, Stuff paranormal investigators need to know, EVP.
You hear the term EVP thrown around a lot but what does it mean and how can I catch one?

I am interested in the paranormal .... What next?
27th November 2016 Sarah Chumacero 878 views. 2 comments. General.
You love all things paranormal and you want to delve in. You want to take things further .... where do you start? How do you do it?

Make your mark in the paranormal field in a positive way
13th November 2016 Sarah Chumacero 636 views. 0 comments. General.
If you want to be well known within the paranormal field, make it for the all the RIGHT reasons.

Tales of Black Rock House - The Underground Tunnels
7th November 2016 Sarah Chumacero 894 views. 0 comments. General, Paranormal Locations, Tales of Black Rock House.
In this instalment, we venture into the underground cellar and look at the myth of the underground tunnels

Investigation of Tasma Terrace - The site of the Parliament Place tragedy
25th September 2016 Sarah Chumacero 1127 views. 2 comments. Paranormal Investigation, Paranormal Locations, General.
National Trust of Victoria asked us to come in to investigate of all places, their head office. Not only were there strange sightings and personal experiences by staff, the office was once the place of a murder!

Tales of Black Rock House - Looks can be deceiving
15th September 2016 Sarah Chumacero 1033 views. 1 comments. Paranormal Locations, General, Tales of Black Rock House.
A new series of blogs focusing on the history, mystery and paranormal experiences at Black Rock House

Sometimes you just need to be .... NORMAL
30th August 2016 Sarah Chumacero 360 views. 0 comments. General.
When you throw your life into all things Paranormal, sometimes it is OK to just be normal for a little while

Just because it's called ghosting doesn't make it paranormal
7th August 2016 Sarah Chumacero 1065 views. 2 comments. Photography, General, Stuff paranormal investigators need to know.
Not all orbs are dust. Some are the results of a photography term called ghosting which is really a form of lens flare. Here is all you need to know about ghosting and how to spot it and why it appears in your photos. The most important thing to note is just because it is called ghosting by photographers, doesn't mean it is paranormal!

Enfield Haunting - Real or Hoax?
15th July 2016 Sarah Chumacero 3962 views. 0 comments. Famous Paranormal Cases, General.
The Enfield Haunting is one of the most well known paranormal cases to this day. Movies and TV shows have been 'inspired' by the events. What is the real story behind this haunting? Was one of the most famous hauntings really a hoax?

Misconceptions of a paranormal investigator
7th July 2016 Sarah Chumacero 2546 views. 5 comments. General, Paranormal Investigation.
People think a lot of different things about paranormal investigators thanks to television. Here is what it is really like to be a paranormal investigator

Stuff I've learnt along the way
6th June 2016 Sarah Chumacero 348 views. 0 comments. General.
For some of you, you may be ready to take the jump from being a regular that attends paranormal tours to going and starting or joining a paranormal group and conducting your own investigations. Here are a bunch of things I have learned along the way.

When it comes to paranormal equipment, keep it simple!
9th May 2016 Sarah Chumacero 440 views. 0 comments. General, Paranormal Equipment.
You don't need a massive kit of equipment if you want to conduct your own investigation. It's fun, but also expensive and un-necessary

Show and Hell with Calvin Von Crush
17th March 2016 Sarah Chumacero 419 views. 0 comments. General, Interviews.
Ahead of his upcoming talk at Paracon 2016, here is an interview with Calvin Crush about his special collection and if ouija boards are really the portal to hell

What do you wear to a paranormal investigation?
29th February 2016 Sarah Chumacero 862 views. 2 comments. General.
It's not a fashion show, it is an investigation. For a bit of fun, here are my tips to be warm, comfortable and practical for your next paranormal investigation.

Tales of J Ward
14th February 2016 Sarah Chumacero 1488 views. 1 comments. Paranormal Investigation, Paranormal Locations, General.
J Ward prison for the criminally insane is a location most investigators in Victoria know of. Here are some of my experiences during my many investigations at J Ward

You have a fancy piece of equipment in your hands, but do you really know how it works?
16th January 2016 Sarah Chumacero 458 views. 0 comments. Paranormal Equipment.
If you are going to use a piece of equipment to aide your paranormal investigations, you need to know in detail how it works and more importantly how it can fail you. If you know how a piece of equipment works and measures the environment around you and how false readings can occur, only then can you begin to properly interpret the results.

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    Water and the Paranormal

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    Is your vision disturbance a paranormal experience or part of Alice in Wonderland syndrome?

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    Jail or Gaol .... which is one is it?

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    Very long distance phone calls ..... from the other side

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    Animals and the paranormal

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    The SoulPhone - The proposed smartphone that communicates with the other side.

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    Unconscious bias and the paranormal

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    Sleep paralysis

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    Investigating Ripponlea was a ripping good time!

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    The type of people you investigate with will influence your whole experience

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    Melbourne's famous UFO sighting - Westall 1966

    24th June 2018

    In the heat of the moment

    24th June 2018

    Worlds Beyond TV

    24th June 2018

    Cold spots and the paranormal

    20th June 2018

    RH Negative blood and the paranormal ... is there a connection?

    17th June 2018

    The Montauk Project

    13th June 2018

    Communicating in the universal language - Math

    10th June 2018

    Don't accept everything at face value - Question everything!

    6th June 2018

    The story of Mr Bill Wallace - J Ward's oldest inmate

    1st June 2018

    Own your beliefs

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    The 'Hungry Ghost' Festival

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    Instead of judging, we need to listen

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    Joining a team VS independent investigating

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    Is it naive for us to think that paranormal phenomena could be limited to just the one explanation

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    Why flash photography should not be used on paranormal investigations

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    Paranormal investigating and pregnant women, can they mix?

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    The psychology of the 'After Image' and how it can apply to paranormal investigating

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    Learning and adapting from our mistakes with experiments

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    Find your own investigating style

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    The secret word is .......