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.
Florida Church Adds FOR-A Video Switcher To Handle Weekend Services
By TD Staff · February 13, 2018 • When deciding on what video switcher would be the right one for their 2 M/E upgrade, a recommendation by another church went a long way in Covenant opting to go with the HVS-390HS switcher.
Best Performing 2017 Worship Tech Director Pieces Worth Second Look, Part 3
By Andres Caamano · December 28, 2017 • With contributions from nearly 60 writers this year, readers of Worship Tech Director had numerous articles to enjoy over the course of this year. Five in particular stood out, with this the third to be highlighted.
Christmas Production: Setting the Stage for Christmas
By Alex Fuller · November 17, 2017 • Chances are you’ll be the only one to notice slight changes that are made to the set, and the audience will still end up being amazed.
Texas’ 121 Community Church Makes IMAG Updates With Panasonic Cameras
By TD Staff · October 3, 2017 • The church recently installed two Panasonic AK-UC3000 4K/HD studio/field cameras in the church's new worship space, on tripods in the back center of the space.
What’s the Point of IMAG?
By Michael Scott · August 21, 2017 • There is value in using IMAG to, in essence, shrink a worship space. A major point of IMAG should be to help the congregation connect with the people who are leading them in worship.
Lighting Design: It’s Not the Light, It’s Where You Put It
By Greg Saffles · May 29, 2017 • In general, you want your fixtures to be placed at a 45-degree angle from the subject. Higher than this, and you will end up with unflattering shadows.
Best Camera for IMAG: Cine- or ENG-Style?
By Mark Hanna · May 22, 2017 • Solid arguments can be made for either, with there being a stark difference revolving around the frame rate and depth of field.
Lighting for Video vs. the Room
By Mike Paschal · November 15, 2016 • First, come together as a team around the common goal: to create an overall great experience for everyone participating.
IMAG a Powerful Tool For Your Worship Environment
By Luke McElroy · August 4, 2016 • As a creative tool of artistic expression, when overused, it can result in detrimental effects in communicating with the congregation as a whole.
How to Choose the Right Video Switcher For Your Church
By Mark Hanna · August 3, 2016 • Probably the most important question in determining your budget is '“how are you going to use the switcher?'
Cameras Aren’t Needy, but You Might Be
By Daniel Beard · June 15, 2016 • With quality camera offerings from Canon, JVC and Blackmagic, features such as auto focus and zoom might be a need or might not be.
What Are The Video Director’s Responsibilities Before The Program?
By Van Metschke · May 25, 2016 • Start by recognizing that the bottom line is the video director is the boss, and build from there.
Projectors: 5 Things You’re Not Thinking About
By TD Staff · May 23, 2016 • After figuring that a projector is best for your worship space, these 11 projectors, from Barco, BenQ, Canon, Eiki, Epson, Hitachi, InFocus, NEC, Optoma, Panasonic and Sony offer exemplary WUXGA (1,920x1,200 native) resolution.
Projection Beyond The Screen
By Tony Staires · May 20, 2016 • Environmental Projection can have a huge impact on your weekend worship experiences.
Latest ResourceWorship 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.