An Easter Short Film
By TD Staff · April 6, 2018 • One of two short films created for Highland Village Church in Bloomington, Indiana for this Easter season.
Video On A Budget: Account for Strengths, Weaknesses of Gear
By Adrian Gates · April 3, 2018 • A mentor once told me that it’s not hard to get Hollywood results on a Hollywood budget. It’s much harder to deliver on limited resources, but it is not impossible.
Set Design: Work to Design With Repetitive Elements
By Steven Hall · March 28, 2018 • One of the beauties of a repetitive set design is that you can create one hundred copies of the same thing. It is much easier to create a single item one hundred times, than to create one hundred items that are individually different.
AV Networks: Future of Audio, Video Directly Tied to IT
By Stefan Svard · March 21, 2018 • While there are a wide range of signal types to consider when thinking about the right AV network, the type of cable most often used for such networks is Ethernet.
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.
Streaming: Take the Time to Test To Learn What Works
By Tim Dougherty · March 13, 2018 • Resources in the video production and streaming industry are endless, with no limit to what you can accomplish using multi-camera systems, studio lighting rigs, high-end encoding devices, multi-staff teams, etc.
Live Streaming: Before Planning to Stream, Account for Size of Church, Staff
By Brent Mann · March 9, 2018 • Depending on the size of your church, the option of whether to go with live streaming over podcasting is a worthwhile consideration.
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.
Role of an Audio Director: Setting Standards, Supervising, Communicating
By Brad Duryea · March 2, 2018 • Good relationships between the worship team and the audio team are so very important, and they smooth the way to achieving a great worship service.
Easter Production: Dream, Then Find Solutions to Limitations
By Steven Hall · February 27, 2018 • Trim away what you can related to your production plans, while not getting away from the core concept. You want to keep the essence of your plan, but don’t be tied to the execution.
New Year Brings in New Coleder Video Wall at Victory World Church
By Andres Caamano · February 27, 2018 • Atlanta-area church upgrades to Coleder LED video wall, rolling out new wall for first weekend of January.
The FCC, Wireless Microphones and LED Walls
By Stefan Svard · February 23, 2018 • How would you feel, though, if just a few years down the road, you were forced to turn an LED wall off, as has been mandated with wireless mics in the past, because it too was not compliant with FCC rulings?
Used Lighting: Account for Mix of Pros, Cons When Deciding To Buy New, Used
By Kevin Penrod · February 22, 2018 • Few churches are set up to buy everything at that new price tag, but we all have a desire to do what is best for our church, to where used gear becomes a consideration to get the best value.
Used Lighting: No Need to Break the Bank When Finding Quality Fixtures
By Christopher Eguizabal · February 15, 2018 • When looking to upgrade your lighting, frequently check used lighting websites, because new listings on sites like UsedLighting.com are added on a daily basis.
The Hidden Secrets Behind the RF Bandit and Low-Cost Products
By Stefan Svard · February 15, 2018 • On a recent visit to China, featuring several factory tours, I learned the product shipped to Europe from three of those factories was built to the EMC standard. Not so for what was being shipped to the U.S.
Latest ResourceWorship Facilities Magazine, March-April 2018
The March-April 2018 issue of Worship Facilities Magazine offers articles about how to prepare, prevent and respond to church violence, a look into what church management software can do for your church community, and a piece on how a once popular nightclub venue was transitioned to become Shoreline Church's new home.