Is good video worth the trouble? | Tech, No Babel

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On today’s Tech, No Babel: Is good video worth the trouble?

So you’ve got good lighting, good sound, but is it worth the trouble to set up your camera correctly? What if you already have and the video still could use some work? How do you decide the next step to take? If you are looking for a camera, what questions should you ask?

Decide what you’ll do with the camera. Decide the ability of the person using it. Decide the budget you have. Decide whether you’re going to need a consumer, prosumer, or professional camera.

Sometimes you’ll need to make compromises. Decide what those are and then make the decision on what to buy.

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Paul Alan Clifford, M.Div.

Paul Alan Clifford, M.Div. has been a tech volunteer with Lexington City Church (formerly Quest Community Church) in Lexington, KY since 2000 and is the founder of, llc. He became part of the technology in ministry team when his church’s attendance was around 200 in one Sunday service and has witnessed it’s growth to a peak of 5,200 average weekly attendance in one Saturday service, four Sunday services in one online and two physical campuses. He literally wrote the book on podcasting in churches, twitter in churches, & servant-hearted volunteering, as well as writing various articles for publications like “Church Production” and “Technologies for Worship” magazines. He has thousands of members of his ProPresenter Users' Group on Facebook and thousands of subscribers to his YouTube channel.