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Seeing is Believing
The
truth is, even with over 25 years experience in the House Of Worship Video
industry, we don’t really know how a projector or camera will look in your
space. With
variables like ambient light, site lines, screen surfaces, and the subjective
nature of “go...

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The Age-Old Argument
Mac
or PC – Which Should You Use? Let
me cut to the chase: this is a debate that is just too hot to touch. You
already know the common arguments: ·          Mac’s are more stable. ·        PC’s are more common / more comfortable for average volunteers. ·   ...

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I said EP, not ET
What
is EP?   No, not ET. EP. EP (Environmental Projection) may just be the biggest buzzword and most significant advancement in a church’s use of technology these days.  In a nutshell, EP is the art of using video projectors to display images on your walls...

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Simple Projector Lens Math
A
common question we get from customers completing a self-install is “How far away
should I mount my projector?”   While we
are always happy to supply the answer, here is the math equation so you can
figure out the proper throw distance yourself: A
lens (st...

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Stop Doing the Remote Dance
How you should be turning your projector on: Does
your tech team do the “turn on” dance each Sunday morning?   You know the one – where they move all around
the room with the projector remote held high in the air aiming for just the
right spot so they can t...

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Are you stealing (part 3 of 3)?
We
Christians have a bad reputation out there when it comes to copyright
violations. We have, for years, photocopied choral music and stolen corporate
logos for our youth group T-shirts. I say its time to be “above reproach.” Much,
if not all, of the music ...

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Are you stealing (part 2 of 3)?
We
Christians have a bad reputation out there when it comes to copyright
violations. We have, for years, photocopied choral music and stolen corporate
logos for our youth group T-shirts. I say its time to be “above reproach.” Much,
if not all, of the music ...

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Are You Stealing?: Part 1 of 3
We
Christians have a bad reputation out there when it comes to copyright
violations. We have, for years, photocopied choral music and stolen corporate
logos for our youth group T-shirts. I say its time to be “above reproach.” Much,
if not all, of the music ...

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DLP Debate
DLP Debate: Single Chip or 3 Chip? Looking for a DLP Projector?  First of all, see last week's blog about DLP vs. LCD. Secondly, be sure you know the difference between single chip and 3 chip DLP units. Single chip DLP models are the most common, usually be...

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DLP vs. LCD
There is a
raging debate in our industry between LCD and DLP projectors. Get 10 tech guys
in the same room, and you might quickly get 10 different opinions on the
topic.   Here’s mine: Assuming
that: 1.        Most churches can't afford a 3
chip DLP model a...
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