The Growth of Satellite Churches is Leading to a Change A/V Strategy
By Dan Daley · January 29, 2013 • The Mountain Springs Church plans on growing the number of satellite locations in the next few decades but it is already developing an A/V installation and upgrade policy. Most recently, the church purchased three DiGiCo SD series digital mix consoles and uses a Panasonic PTW6300 6000 ANSI projector at their two locations. They also use Black Magic Design video switchers and ProPresenter projection systems. Sight and Sound Technologies did both installations.
Top 5 A/V Integrators in the Worship Market
By Mark Mayfield · September 25, 2012 • Learn from top worship market integrators how best to work with them and how they feel they should work with you. The top worship integrators are All Pro Sound, CCI Solutions, Church Audio-Video, Clark Powell, Visual Worshiper.
When Environmental Projection Is Taken Too Far
By Aaron Stern · September 13, 2012 • Environmental projection is meant to enhance a worship service. Many people, including Camron Ware, the man who first brought environmental projection to the church, say that too often the message of the Bible is lost in all the pretty lights.
The Rise of Environmental Projection in Houses of Worship
By Aaron Stern · September 13, 2012 • Tips from the pros. Churches are increasingly using high-lumen projectors to dramatically transform the entire look of their sanctuaries, embracing the growing trend of environmental projection. Environmental projection changes walls from dead boring white to be transformed into an engaging canvas so we can tell the story of God on it.
Mitsubishi Electric Presents its New High-Performance, Large-Venue Projectors
By Debakshi Dey Sarkar · June 27, 2012 • Mitsubishi Electric Visual Solutions America, Inc. recently announced its new XL7100U, WL7200U and UL7400U high-brightness LCD projectors designed for large venues such as meeting rooms, church sanctuaries, museums and auditoriums.
Streaming Media Encoder Tips: A Q&A
By Leslie O'Neill · April 12, 2012 • Network engineer and live sound engineer Ron Guensche specializes in audio and video technology in the studio and on location. He works with ednet (Entertainment Digital Network).
Critical Church Video Production Upgrade to Serve 20,000 Members
By Llanor Alleyne · January 25, 2012 • Rock Church’s video director shares how the church recently upgraded to an integrated video production system while taking into consideration converting some equipment from analog to digital.
Loudspeaker Placement and Design in Churches
By Chuck W Walthall · December 9, 2011 • As we say in the South, “There are many ways to skin a opossum.” Such is the loudspeaker design process: each designer has his own way. Some processes are very simple and some are extremely scientific. The following article outlines some of the most fundamental elements that all loudspeaker design processes must take into consideration. We will forgo discussing the types of loudspeakers, (two-way, three-way, subwoofers, etc.), and focus on the fundamental purpose of loudspeaker systems, define basic design criteria, and outline design configurations.
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.