Choosing Your Shot | The Story Guide

Ever arrived on set and thought, “I know this will be a great place for our interview, but how do I pick the best shot?” In this blog (via The Story Guide), Adam and Gary take you behind the scenes of a recent story as they arrive to their shoot location and pick the shot on the spot, having never…
How to Edit Past Rabbit Trails | The Story Guide

How to Edit Past Rabbit Trails | The Story Guide

If you've been following this blog, or my Instagram, you know I've teamed up with a couple of storytelling / church buddies to create The Story Guide: an online, master-class style workshop to help you tell stories better in the local church. Click the link to learn more and check out the site. Part of the site includes a blog with…

Writer: Adam’s Story

While the majority of the work on this site is my freelance work, things are about to get a little messy. At the beginning of the year, I accepted a full time position as a storyteller with my home church, Church on the Move . Never fear, The Ambush Group is alive and well as there's plenty of room for both.…

“Where the heck do I find these stories?” | The Ambush Group

So, you work within your church's video department and your pastor has asked you to "start sharing stories in the weekend services." Awesome. You're excited about the idea and the possibility of creating some real content that points to Jesus. Now, for the big question: Where do we find these stories? There are two things to note: First, know that you're…

What I Learned from Inside Out

I'm a Disney fan. It's the simplicities of their feature animated stories I love. Good vs. evil. Love defeats fear. Our hero learns to care AND have courage! Combine those themes with the power of animation magic and you're transported into a world that's not only beyond your imagination, but teaches a truth we can all connect with. Look at…