Church tech questions on PTZs, Easy Worship 6, and a vixia for live-streaming | Q & A Show

Church tech questions on PTZs, Easy Worship 6, and a vixia for live-streaming

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On today’s Q & A, church tech questions on: PTZs, Easy Worship 6, and a vixia for live-streaming

Here are the latest questions:

Jeff Stratton via email

I am trying to get together info for our church. We are (finally) planning to begin live streaming. I have been reading some of your articles on, and have found them helpful. However, I have a few questions.

We have tech guys who have set up and worked live streaming for churches before, but they have worked exclusively with tripod mounted cameras. We are planning to use wall mounted PTZ’s. Though initially we won’t have a HD stream, we would like to use HD cameras.

Do you have any recommendations for budget HD PTZ cameras? In the $1000 range…

Praise Television on one of my ProPresenter 5 videos on youtube
Hi Paul, Just wanna be sure if you are familiar with Easy worship 6 interface and i wanna ask, if you are… do you add message alert to easy worship 6…?

Godchild_15 via twitter
How do i stream my canon vixia hf g20 as a webcam? My Toshiba laptop doesnt reconize it like any other webcams &hows the setup

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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.