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.
Finding Your Lighting Console: Where to Start
By Greg Saffles · September 8, 2017 • Each church is different, and has different needs as it relates to lighting. Fortunately, the market has responded with a variety of consoles for each unique situation.
Lighting Consoles Guide: Shedding Light On Choices
By TD Staff · August 28, 2017 • Learn about a half-dozen options that are particularly scalable, beginning with personal computer operability, all the way up to multiuniverse, full-size lighting consoles.
Pennsylvania Church Updates with LED Displays, Lighting
By Andres Caamano · March 22, 2017 • First of three phases completed in late February successfully improves lighting at contemporary church north of Pittsburgh. Video, audio upgrades next on the horizon.
New Space, AVL Upgrades Add Up to Growth for South Carolina Church
By Andres Caamano · September 13, 2016 • In the two weeks after the church's AVL install was completed, the contemporary service congregation doubled.
Lighting Controllers: Matching Functions With Needs
By Duke DeJong · July 25, 2016 • For lighting rigs that have a variety of types of multi-function (or intelligent) fixtures, or even pixel mapping, full function lighting controllers become critical.
When Deciding On A Lighting Console, What Must One Consider?
By Kirk Denson · July 7, 2016 • Account for the capabilities of your worship facility's lighting staff and the commitment to train them in operating a new console.
Lighting Consoles: What To Know Before Buying One For Your Church
By Kevin Penrod · July 5, 2016 • When looking at the options for a new console, think toward the now, but don't ignore the future.
In The Market for a Lighting Console?: 10 Models for Churches to Consider
By Andres Caamano · February 3, 2016 • While the cost of an inexpensive console might be where one might initially gravitate, it’s best to recognize each unit’s mix of pros and cons.
Lighting 101: Putting a Church Stage Lighting System Together
By TD Staff · May 10, 2015 • This final installment of Lighting 101 brings all aspects of church lighting together.
Jands Vista I3 Provides Volunteer-Friendly & Powerful Control Solution for Florida’s Tomoka Church
By TD Staff · November 12, 2014 • Central Florida’s Tomoka Christian Church has upgraded to a Jands Vista I3 console, to provide a more powerful control solution for its larger performance lighting rig, following a move to a new worship venue.
Lighting 101: Controllers
By TD Staff · September 24, 2014 • Our Lighting 101 series dives into controllers, explaining what they do and what you need to know to choose the console that fits your needs.
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.