Category: Technology

June 15, 2020

Going live

You have set everything up exactly as you like it to be. You have the ideal scene setup, all logo’s are pixel-perfectly placed and that intro video…it’s amazing. And, to top it all off, it’s time to live stream. You need to test the live stream before you go live on Sunday. How else do you know if it will work or not? Is your […]

June 12, 2020

Need a reservation system? Alf.IO is amazing.

The new Corona laws require churches to limit the amount of people coming to physical churches. Every church has to keep at least 1.5 meters distance between all churchgoers. If the church cannot do this, we run the risk of getting a serious fine. Also, currently we are only allowed to have at most 30 churchgoers in the church IF we have a large enough […]

June 12, 2020

Simple scene example

This simple scene setup is what I have used in the past. Currently, due to circumstances it’s grown quite a bit more complex but this is a good setup to start with. The scene setup is broken down into four scenes:  A countdown scene. A welcome scene. The main view. A closing scene. Countdown scene Our countdown scene is a very simple countdown that runs […]

June 5, 2020

Software first steps: Configuring OBS – Adding sources

When you have your scenes set up, it’s time to start looking at sources. Sources are devices, images, videos, audio or other things that you would like to add to a scene. Adding an image In most scenes, you would probably like to have a logo of your church so that people will know that your church is the one who broadcast this live stream. […]