American Photo: How Hilarious Photos of Terrified People Went Viral

A Nikon D80, a haunted house, and something really, really scary produced a unique collection of photographs

Fear Factory

Fear Factory

Nightmares Fear Factory

A few weeks ago, we posted about a Flickr account for a haunted house that hosted dozens of hilarious images of extremely frightened patrons. Our sister site,, got in touch with the tricky photo-takers to find out what inspired the hilarious series and how it became such a sensation.