Lighting for Video vs. the Room

Before I get into the “why,” I’ll first lead off with my personal belief about how to balance lighting for video vs. lighting for the room. If you are using IMAG, then that should take priority over lighting for the room. OK, if you made it this far, then you are either a video director … Continue reading Lighting for Video vs. the Room

HD Video Upgrade: FOR-A

Port City Community Church (PC3) moved into their very first permanent facility during the summer of 2008 with a full SD-SDI system in the main auditorium. This was a major upgrade from our existing mobile solution which consisted of all composite video lines that found their way to an old Panasonic MX50 video switcher. The … Continue reading HD Video Upgrade: FOR-A

Listen, Evaluate, and Then Decide

Lately I’ve caught myself in conversations telling others to listen, evaluate, and decide a lot. It may be coming across as advice to others because I have been trying to engage in feedback lately with those three words in mind. Here is what I mean in short form: Listen Stop talking and just listen. If you are married you know … Continue reading Listen, Evaluate, and Then Decide

The Story I Never Told | Miss You Chris

Last week I did something I have not done since my older brother Chris past away in a hospital in Bristol, TN. And that thing was talk about it with anyone in detail. Up to last week the only person I have talked to about the week was my wife Kirsten and that was limited … Continue reading The Story I Never Told | Miss You Chris

My Tools

I love a good new app. I really love a nice new piece of hardware. So over the years I have switched apps more times than I could count and picked up the new iPhone 4, 4s, 5, 5s, 6s & now the iPhone X. I love a good UI and fresh design so switching … Continue reading My Tools