New Vmix Update Version 24 Adds Focus Control for PTZ Cameras

Focus Control in Vmix

Vmix just released their version 24 update, and there is an amazing new feature for anyone who uses PTZ cameras with Vmix for their live stream. You can now not only control the Pan, Tilt, and Zoom of the PTZ Cameras, but you can also control the focus. Here’s a video from PTZOptics showing this […]

The Blackmagic ATEM Mini Pro: Is It a Good Choice for Church Live Streaming?

Using the ATEM Mini for Church

A few weeks ago, I published a video saying that buying the ATEM Mini for church streaming was a mistake. I got a lot of feedback, some people angry that I had that opinion, and others saying that they actually loved using the Blackmagic Design ATEM Mini at their church. So, I decided that I […]

How to Control PTZ Cameras: The 10 Best Ways [Video]

We use PTZOptics cameras in our kits almost exclusively. There are a couple of reasons for that: first, they produce amazing quality cameras at a great price point for churches. The second reason is that they are the best in the industry at creating helpful and practical training content. In their latest YouTube video, they […]

Church Live Stream Setup Tour Featuring PTZOptics PTZ Cameras

Church Tech Tour

Our favorite PTZ Camera manufacturer is PTZOptics. Not only do they create amazing cameras at an affordable price, but they provide an absolute overload of helpful and inspiring content to help their customers get the most value from their products. Here’s a tour video they produced of a pretty intense church live streaming setup. Enjoy, […]

A Word on Recent Price Increases (Temporary)

We’re living in weird times. Cryptocurrency mining, economic uncertainty, the Pandemic, and our governmental craziness have caused an unusual impact on our industry. Graphics cards are out of stock – all of them – everywhere. To purchase graphics cards through Amazon or eBay you will have to pay what is called “scalper” prices. Meaning, folks […]

How To Stream a Church Service: The Beginner’s Guide

How to Live Stream

So you want to know how to live stream a church service? We’re living in a time where churches have been forced to start live streaming – whether we wanted to or not. Many just started by setting up their mobile device and streaming to private Facebook groups and such. However, as time went on, […]