Sony Baptism Camera Checklist

Baptism Camera Instructions

  1. Power on camera and open Lens Cap.
  2. Test camera on screens before production meeting.
  3. 10 – 15 minutes before service starts, press record on the camera.
  4. Stop camera recording in-between services.
  5. Start recording again 10 – 15 minutes before next service.
  6. After all services for the day, power off camera and close lens cap.

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Instructions for Live Camera:

  • Holt:
    • When people start singing in the first song after the message, press the “Baptism Preset” button on the tripod mounted button controller. Camera should display live on the side screens.
    • Press either the “Worship Preset” button to switch back to graphics, or the “Message Preset” button to switch to the IMAG camera.
    • If no one is waiting on stage to be baptized, switch off the camera 5 seconds after tub is empty. Switch back to camera if another person comes up to be baptized.
    • If the tripod mounted button controller is not working, use the Baptism Preset Macro in the ATEM software running on the PC behind the camera platform.

  • REO Town:
    • In ProPresenter, click on the first slide of the chorus in the first song after the message to activate the Live camera feed.
    • Clicking on the “Live” button in the top toolbar will disable the camera when baptisms are done.
    • If no one is waiting on stage to be baptized, disable the camera 5 seconds after tub is empty. Re-enable camera via toolbar if another person comes up to be baptized.
    • Clicking on the first slide in the “Close” playlist item will also disable the camera.
    • Be sure to test camera on screens before the Production Meeting. If camera is not displaying, quit and restart ProPresenter application.

  • Westside:
    • In ProPresenter, click on the first slide of the chorus in the first song after the message to activate the Live camera feed.
    • Clicking the “Live” button in the top toolbar will disable the camera when baptisms are done.
    • If no one is waiting on stage to be baptized, disable the camera 5 seconds after tub is empty. Re-enable camera via toolbar if another person comes up to be baptized.
    • You’ll need to click on a background after disabling the camera. Clicking the first slide in the “Close” playlist item will also disable the camera.
    • Be sure to test camera on screens before the Production Meeting. If camera is not displaying, quit and restart ProPresenter application.