Worship Facilities Magazine, January-February 2018
The January-February 2018 issue of Worship Facilities Magazine offers articles about the many steps a church had to take in the aftermath of a fire, and another involving a church making the jump to 4K.
View the Christmas video here.
In this 11:32 video, it took four days for Brent Mann, the Media Director at Highland Village Church in Bloomington, Indiana, to handle filming, along with a number of hours of editing.
The equipment used during this filming featured a Panasonic LUMIX GH5 camera, attached to a AtomOS Inferno recording monitor to get the best quality possible.
What was spent to complete the film project was less than $500. All the props, locations, and actors were donated or from the church.
The person who served as the main actor in the film was actually a high level manger for an electrical company in the area.
For smaller or medium churches, such a project is certainly possible, as Highland Village runs at around 230 people, and was able to complete such a project.
The Easter Stage: A Cross Pollination of Design Ideas
By Gregory Kayne · March 16, 2018 •
With some creative planning and forethought, these times don’t need to be stressful, if we keep looking far enough down the road. Many of us with budget and time restraints may just need to design our stages in, well, phases.
Getting Started on Streaming: Begin By Building A Strategy
By Tim Dougherty · March 8, 2018 •
Before you commence ordering hardware and evaluating services, as a guiding principle, consider taking time to establish a streaming strategy for your deployment.
Spiritual Health: Challenges In Transitioning Between Churches, Roles
By Stephen Brewster · February 27, 2018 •
As you become more aware of the fact that transitions are happening around you, there are a few things that can help you manage and lead through these moments.
A Guide into PTZ Cameras, 5 Brands Worth A Closer Look (Part 3)
By David Leuschner · February 5, 2018 •
The next time you see a camera during a service, don't think of it as a distraction. See them as missionaries, carrying the gospel to the entire world.
Churches Should Look to Cast A Larger Social Media Net
By Tim Dougherty · January 26, 2018 •
Just putting a video stream out into the wild, can add up to where an initiative may never reach its potential and may even fail completely.
Service Planning: Look to the Ancient Church for Inspiration, Direction
By David Erlandson · January 25, 2018 •
By looking at the rest of the church calendar, we have an opportunity to extend that creativity to other weeks beyond Easter and Christmas.
7 Tips for Creating An Engaging Worship Space
By Duke DeJong · January 2, 2018 •
People expect some thought, character, and multimedia to show up in worship spaces today, but that doesn't need to add up to just spending lots of money as a solution.
Most Read Worship Tech Director Article in 2017 Worth Second Look
By Andres Caamano · December 29, 2017 •
Among the many pieces by nearly 60 writers this year on Worship Tech Director, this piece by Jeff Snyder on in-ear monitors was the most read piece on the site.
A Short Christmas Film
By TD Staff · December 20, 2017 •
Over the span of four days, a short Christmas film was completed with equipment including a Panasonic LUMIX GH5 camera and AtomOS Inferno recording monitor.
Volunteers and Audio: Working With Digital Consoles, Virtual Soundcheck
By Debbie Keough · December 7, 2017 •
One of the best gifts of the digital age is many of today’s digital audio consoles have a process for multitrack recording the band from stage, and recording it to a local computer.