Blog Archives

How to pay your respects from miles away

flag4

With live-streaming you can simulcast the service of your loved one and have the receiving facility connect someone’s computer or smart phone to a screen or TV. If you want to host both events, we will provide you with your edited DVD so that you can take it with you to the destination city. You won’t have to worry about anything technical, and we can help coordinate the facility’s internet connection.

If you are also having us play a slideshow and/or a pre-recorded video message and are having us simulcast, we simply have that play at the beginning of the service at the same time in both locations.

We make this surprisingly easy for you.

_____

Find us at LegacyVideography.com or search: memorial, Mesa, funeral home, celebration of life, funeral, simulcast, flag4, videography, video, visitation, live-streaming, live stream, Melcher Mortuary Chapel of The Roses, mortuary, broadcast, film, videotape

Advertisements

Helping people find closure at a funeral

memorial3

You can have us simulcast (live stream) the service while the receiving location connects a smart phone or laptop to a TV or projector and screen. If you will be at both events, we provide you with your fully edited DVD to take along to the reception in another city. You won’t have to worry about anything technical, and we can help coordinate the facility’s internet connection.

If we are playing a slideshow and/or a pre-recorded video message and are having us simulcast, we simply have that play at the beginning of the service at the same time in both locations.

We make simulcast surprisingly easy.

_____

Find us at LegacyVideography.com or search: simulcast, Phoenix, celebration of life, funeral home, memorial, funeral, memorial3, visitation, videography, live-streaming, live stream, video, Lowmans Arizona Funeral Home, videotape, film, broadcast, mortuary

Live-Streaming, Pre-Recorded Speeches & Video Testimonials

When my wife Melana lost her father to cancer, she was logistically unable to attend his memorial, and feels like she was never able to get ‘closure’ from his passing. As event videographers we began getting requests to film funerals, and it resonated within us just how much having a video of her father’s funeral would’ve helped her.
 
In the few years that we have in this world we are writing a story and it just makes sense to put that all together at the end. Friends and family gather to give their perspectives, and grief turns to comfort. That is the purpose of the service and what we capture.
 
We use two high definition cameras to accomplish this to assure that what you are watching is smooth and seemless. We also use several microphones to record those who share. We record the PA as well, so that we can choose the better audio source.
 
As we’ve experienced, it’s tough to identify and notify the many people your loved one knew and cared for — especially in just a few days. We offer several ways to reach those who either miss notification of the service or who cannot attend the event on short notice. 
 
But we’ve found that funeral videography is far more than making sure that loved ones could attend the funeral. Video give you the opportunity to hear the perspectives and stories that you’ve never known. Your program will likely feature a handful of short stories, but afterwards we allow your guests the chance to include their own stories on the video and pay their respects. We’ve found that many will have something to get off their hearts that they could not share in the service.
 
Sometimes we present a special message during the service from a loved one who could not attend. They simply record a video on their cell phone, email it to us, and we present it with our projector and screen during the service. We also produce and present your slideshow during the service, along with music, so that you don’t have to worry about all things technical.
 
And I’ve saved the best for last – live streaming. Anyone with a computer or cell phone can watch the service from anywhere in the world. Our Live-Streaming hardware broadcasts high definition video and sound quality. Not only is the memorial available live, but remains online indefinitely, so if someone misses notification of the service they can still experience the video and have a time of closure. So you can have a second memorial in another city with either a simulcast video or the recorded video played at a later date.
 
Your edited video will be available on DVD and/or online on YouTube and Facebook, and since we do this full time you will have your video within two weeks. Because this is our livelihood, we are highly accountable to offer you our best, and we encourage you to consider our reviews and experience as you consider the person you entrust with this responsibility.