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Tech watch: Facebook Live

Until recently, using Facebook Live for worship had the limitation of only allowing one live video presenter. Facebook has recently added the option to bring in another user’s video over the livestream. Like many churches, the church I serve uses Facebook Live to livestream our gathered worship, but that previously only allowed for one-way video communication … until now. Here is a great tutorial on YouTube by Primal Video that explains how to add additional presenters:

As almost all worship is hybrid (some in-person, some online) these days, I look forward to inviting online worshippers to use video in the future (but I do plan to warn them first so I don’t accidentally catch anyone in their jammies!).