Live streaming technology has become an important topic for churches, pastors, and tech teams looking to deliver a quality online worship experience for their congregation. But the big story for churches isn’t the concept of live streaming or even the technology required. The focus now turns to engagement and how to blend onsite worship with the online experience.
There are several emerging trends for creating a quality live streaming worship experience that can benefit the entire congregation.
One of the most important decisions a church can make is where they live stream services. This choice leads to other factors that will affect congregation participation, outreach, and more.
Most of us are familiar with...
Live streaming your church worship service comes with a unique set of technical requirements and production workflow that can be very different from traditional in-person services.
As a church sound tech, it is important to factor in the technical needs of the complete live streaming setup, even if you have other team members handling things like lighting and video.
You’ve heard it said before, but audio is the most important part of live streaming. It’s important to get your mix and audio connections dialed in before going live.
It’s also extremely important that you test your audio levels at every stage in the live streaming workflow.
This means that you not only monitor the stream mix at the console, but also at the...
Live streaming your church services can be a great way to reach your congregation. In fact, it may be the only way some members can even attend church.
With live streaming becoming such a critical service, it’s important to make sure the quality of the stream is as good as possible. Most people focus on the video quality first. But the real question is, can they hear you?
You know that audio is the most important part of any live stream, right?
If your audio quality is decent and your video is so-so, I’ll probably stick around. But if your audio is terrible, I don’t care how good the video is, I’m tuning out.
It is really important to send a consistent audio feed to your live streaming service. There are a few...