DMX Control: In Planning System, Look to IP, Wireless As Options
By David Leuschner · February 9, 2018 • With the DMX protocol, there are so many possibilities, ranging from controlling video servers to your effect devices, and much more.
The Top 3 Things to Know When Purchasing Used Equipment
By Alex Fuller · February 8, 2018 • The industry moves so rapidly with an onslaught of new gear that tempts us every year, and there will always be items that are worth the big-ticket expense, so seek out savings where they can be found. ... Read More.
Worship Facilities Magazine, January-February 2018
By TD Staff · February 8, 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.
Looking to Upgrade Your Cameras from an iPhone to Stream?
By Stefan Svard · February 8, 2018 • A lower resolution three-chip camera can actually render more accurate images to that of a higher resolution single-chip camera when you compare on a pixel-by-pixel resolution.
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.
Learn From The Experience of Others When Choosing A Design
By Tom Noble · February 2, 2018 • It is in our nature to look at other people’s work, to learn and to analyze. Learn by taking tours of other facilities, installing other people’s designs, and even when installing your own designs.
A Guide into PTZ Cameras, Controllers for Churches (Part 2)
By David Leuschner · February 1, 2018 • Aim to have a snapshot record-ability on your controller, as it gives you the ability to setup a pan, tilt or zoom from one preset to another and have it done at a certain predefined speed.
A Guide into PTZ Cameras and How They Can Work for Churches
By David Leuschner · January 30, 2018 • Read this three-part series about PTZ camera technology, and how it can best be utilized by your church, blended with live production cameras, and which manufacturers stand out.
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.
Audio Mixing Consoles: With Many Choices, Cadac, Waves Models Could Be A Fit
By Mike Anderson · January 19, 2018 • Sometimes we miss out on some great products that are on the market, such as the CDC six or the eMotion LV1, that might be an even better option for us, because they don’t get the recognition those other well-known choices do.
Strategies for Your Church’s Social Media Content
By Len Wilson · January 11, 2018 • Each network has unique characteristics. One is post lifespans. The lifespan of a post, or how long it is visible to your followers, is somewhat dependent on the size of a person’s network.
LED Walls: As Costs Drop, Many Churches Look to Such Systems
By Josh Holowicki · January 11, 2018 • One of the beautiful things about an LED video wall system is modularity. The capability to configure the panels in virtually any setup is very attractive to designers for creative elements.
Why is Social Media in Ministry So Important?
By Len Wilson · January 10, 2018 • The social media model of communication is receiver-focused. It’s about understanding problems and helping solve them. The medium, at its best, has shifted us from hype to help.
For Your Praise Band, Are In-Ear Monitors Really The Right Solution?
By Grant Norsworthy · January 4, 2018 • Even at some churches, the "Everything louder than everything else!" demand is a challenge that rises from "monitor wars."
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.
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.