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A must-read on how to direct for the live audience from a seasoned pro and church consultant. One uplifting tip: Learn to be led by the Spirit. Read more

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You can't just throw new team members into the mix and wish them luck. They're going to need some help. Here are three common traps in the church tech training process, and three key ways to develop an effective process for training that works. Read more

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Filmmaking ministries are taking on a life of their own—helping churches reach people far and wide for Christ. Read more

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Fujinon MK lenses provide quality and flexibility for run-and-gun projects while providing excellent color, consistency and superb bokeh. Read more

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Dismissing sound or saying it’s “good enough” might be the biggest mistake you could possibly make in your live-streaming ministry. But there are smart ways to troubleshoot before any trouble has a chance to start. Read more

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As a church filmmaker or media team member, think of us as your eyes and ears on the ground at one of the largest pro AV events in the world. Here are the top five products from NAB we think you should know about in 2019. Read more

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These new XA-Series cameras could be ideal for a smaller church just starting out in video production, or the medium to large scale church look for a run-and-gun camera, documentary camera or second or third camera on-site camera. Read more

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Church Production Live’s Capture – Content Creation and Filmmaking Summit sits down for a Q&A with the founder of Los Angeles’ Cooke Media Group. Read more

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Church content creators can expect exciting new features for After Effects, plus improved performance and platform stability. Read more

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Live streaming can pose a content conundrum for church tech teams. Since you don't know who's watching, it may not be smart, safe or even legal to broadcast every bit of a sermon or service. When that happens, what do you show instead? Read more

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Filmmakers, editors, graphic artists, film ministry leaders, staff, and volunteers, here’s your chance to make 2019 your strongest year yet. Read more

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Buying a new video camera is exciting, but don't rush into it. Your choice of camera can help make or break your media ministry’s creative capacities. So it’s important to take the time to consider all the variables--and get it right. Read more

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If you're a church filmmaker, sit up and take note. A fledgling event designed specifically for church filmmakers and content creators is heading into its third, very powerful year. Read more

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Church filmmaking requires investment. There's no getting around it. But it's difficult to get leadership to green light that investment if you can't fully explain why a larger team and adequate gear is vital to your church's mission. Read more

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When it comes to drone cinematography, less is almost always more. And yet, a few strategically captured drone shots can oftentimes lend a God's-eye perspective in a powerful way that no other single shot can. Read more

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What kind of video content is most appropriate and most effective for your church, and when? Here's a run down of the six main types and their pro's and con's. Read more

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Aperture, ISO, vectorscope and more. A knowledge of essential filmmaking terms and the concepts behind them can help church filmmakers take their craft to the next level. Read more

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Good cinematography tools won’t make you a better storyteller, but they can free up hours in pre-production and priceless minutes on set. They can also unleash creativity and experimentation. Check out these mind-bending options. Read more

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Allen Baker could easily have lost his way. But as he attests in Church Production Magazine's third installment of the video series "Across the Table," God had other plans. Read more

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Building an effective filmmaking ministry from the ground up presents a distinct set of challenges for tech directors and video producers. Here's how to "cast vision" for church leadership so they understand the resources and the gear that you need. Read more

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