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A church video veteran shares critical advice andseven team-targeted actions to help your film and video production team tell the story of our Savior’s birth—all year long. Read more

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Calvary Chapel Chino Hills in Chino, Calif., follows God’s lead—reaching far beyond its walls with every modern media tool available. Read more

Case Studies

Washington, D.C.’s Citizen Heights Church combines historic space renovation with modern technology to serve and save. Read more

Case Studies

A production director from the world of secular TV brings his leadership-development model to a Florida church’s technical team. The mission? Connect people to God—and do it through professional-level production. Read more

Case Studies

Considering the lower price, improved flexibility, small size and massive feature set, the new C500 Mark II offers a lot to be excited about. Read more

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Simply put, the better you understand different camera lenses, the better your church photography, videography and filmmaking will be. Read more

Education

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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A one-of-a-kind church filmmaking experience, the Capture Content Creation and Filmmaking Summit will host the Church Filmcraft Festival. Capture, Aug. 6-7, 2019, is open to all filmmakers, producers and church film teams creating ministry content. Read more

News

Shure wants to make it easier for mobile video producers to incorporate professional audio into their workflows. Read more

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There has never been a better time than now to find professional, affordable film gear capable of capturing cinema-quality imagery. You just have to know what to look for. Here, a little guidance from a church film pro. Read more

Education

What does esports have that your church film team can learn from? A good bit, it turns out. Check out the three key areas our church film expert notes. Read more

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The BMPCC4K boasts a number of best-in-class features, beginning with the camera’s ability to capture full DCI 4K footage in 60 fps and HD footage at 120 fps (with a cropped sensor scan). Read more

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The MV51 does not feel like a first-generation product. A great deal of thought and intentionality have gone into the build quality, resulting in a portable recording solution designed to provide studio quality wherever inspiration strikes. Read more

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Freaky Friday family sized fiasco as both parents and children find they have to walk in each others' shoes to learn to love better Read more

Ministry

Amid tribal violence in the slums of Africa, God leads a boy to Newhope Church in Thika, Kenya. Read more

Ministry

When planning its annual Family Fun Day event, church staff filmed mockumentary style, similar to antics in The Office TV comedy. Read more

Ministry

Ultimately, successful church filmmaking is about the willingness to put in the hours to tell a good story. Here are three important components of powerful content creation that can make those long hours worthwhile. Read more

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The compact VidiU Go features both SDI and HDMI input connections, allowing it to utilize signals from the vast majority of digital video cameras, video-capable DSLR and mirrorless stills cameras, and video switchers on the market. 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

Education

Great lighting design doesn’t require a big spend. Take, for example, this advice from one seasoned church lighting designer. “There aren’t any ideas that should not be considered. You simply have to design the best you can within your budget.” Read more

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Shure wants to make it easier for mobile video producers to incorporate professional audio into their workflows. Read more

Gear

Ultimately, successful church filmmaking is about the willingness to put in the hours to tell a good story. Here are three important components of powerful content creation that can make those long hours worthwhile. Read more

Education 2 Comments

The compact VidiU Go features both SDI and HDMI input connections, allowing it to utilize signals from the vast majority of digital video cameras, video-capable DSLR and mirrorless stills cameras, and video switchers on the market. Read more

Gear

At the heart of the EOS RP is a big 26.2MP full-frame CMOS sensor, allowing wider field of view and light-gathering abilities. The model also delivers advance focus assist tools like touch-to-focus and eye tracking auto focus. Read more

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Once equipped with these five basic categories of gear that filmmakers need to create solid media, your church's film ministry will be ready for lift-off. Read more

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  • Alex Schwindt, Film Team Director - Hope Community Church

    Alex Schwindt is the film team director at Hope Community Church in Raleigh, NC. He’s also the creative director of Alex Schwindt Media at alexschwindt.com.

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