Tim Babler (worship director) wrote the script. Anthony Catalano developed the visual presentation. We had several people record the reading and we selected the one that fit the tone the best (Ben Workentine, pastor).
Our lead pastor lost his father in the days leading up to Christmas. He wanted to deliver a special devotional for those also experiencing loss. Sometimes its important to just set up a shot and let the speaker deliver his message and be out of their way.
Blackmagic CC 6k pro with Sigma’s 18-35. The topic of faith formation is so broad and our talent had so much to say that the real challenge was corralling it into a shorter video.
One human project. I decided the night before shooting this that we should have a banner for our Ash Wednesday Service and that it be a cool video idea too. Shot on a hand held DLSR Sony A7 III, with some tripod work. This video has a shakiness / raw element that brings some humanity to the project and is also the outcome of trying to make the banner and the video at the same time while trying to keep the camera clean from my ash covered hands.