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We’d like to thank the sponsors of GR for supporting our mission to serve smaller churches, so we are going to highlight each of them for you. The first thanks and highlight goes to StreamingChurch.tv – they offer affordable, turn-key solutions for streaming church events live. More after the break. Continue Reading…

I’m really not sure what brought this on, but my spirit is overwhelmed with thanks for all the people and organizations that I deal with. Right now, I feel like I should publicly thank GR’s site sponsors. I see a lot of other sites do this, and I honestly think it is a great idea to show your appreciation for others whenever you can. I had previously decided to post a thanks at every New Years, which I did for 2012. But I think I need to do more, and more often. Continue Reading…

Amazon just released “Send to Kindle For Mac” the mac sister of their previously released Windows tool. This great tool allows you to send documents from your Mac to your Kindle with extreme ease. More after the break. Continue Reading…

This post is part of the series: HDSLR Videographer’s Virtual Gear Bag.

I tossed-and-turned over whether or not to include Movie Looks HD ($1.99) by Red Giant Software, in the HDSLR virtual gear bag because it isn’t really a tool that you would use with your HDSLR. Well, technically, you could if you wanted to: you could load your footage onto your iPhone or iPad and treat it with Movie Looks HD. But, that’s not really practical.

The reason I finally added it to the gear bag is because it gives you a great preview of what is possible with Red Giant’s software on your PC/Mac. So with that, let’s talk about what it can do! Continue Reading…

This post is part of the series: HDSLR Videographer’s Virtual Gear Bag.

Magic Hour (free) By elfinda apps is the newest addition to my virtual gear bag. The app is so simple, that I am kicking myself for not making it myself! Basically, the app lets you know when “magic hour” is upon you. “Magic hour,” also known as “golden hour,” occurs twice a day, during the first and last hours of sunlight. During magic hour, the light of the sun is at its most optimal beauty. More after the break. Continue Reading…