EPISODE 060: Where to Start with Church Video Production with Matt Fridg

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Show Notes:

On today’s episode, I welcome Matt Fridg. Matt is a professional filmmaker, cinematographer and director. He has produced content for such clients as the Discovery Channel, the NFL, GNC, The Pittsburgh Pirates and more. He has some very practical tips about what kind of gear to purchase, some steps for working with green video volunteers and more. We are actually going to split my interview with Matt up into two parts that will air this week and next, so stay tuned!

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ProPresenter is a cross-platform (Mac and Windows) lyric and media presentation package built specifically to make high-quality live productions easy – including worship gatherings, sporting events, conferences, or studio broadcasts. Find out more at http://www.renewedvision.com/propresenter.php.

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