Media Composer 2020.9 – Export to MP4 – Avid’s Universal Media Engine (UME) is FAST!

Avid’s Universal Media Engine (UME) was introduced in Media Composer 2019.6 in order to provide MXF Op1a support, and it has been regularly updated and improved since then.  It is a game changer for MP4 and MOV file-based workflows: Improved performance, by the way, in most cases by multiple factors!  Improved performance when Linking & […]

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Omnivore Video & Image Capture Solution

Omnivore™ version 3.4 Released w/FFmpeg Convert & Optimization Improvements

Omnivore™ version 3.4 is now available for download! This update is (FREE to all Omnivore users In Support as of 05/01/2020)  New Features & Updates Updated FFmpeg Convert to identify & process more file types. Improved Optimization process & Notifications: Improved notification for situations where optimization fails. Auto resets optimization values after failed optimization when […]

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dTective® Forensic Video Analysis Suite

dTective® for Adobe Premiere Pro (BETA v3.0) Released

Version 3.0 of our dTective® for Adobe® Premiere Pro BETA has been released, and includes several bug fixes and performance improvements. Didn’t Know About dTective® for Adobe® Premiere Pro? Are you a customer?  If so, we strongly encourage you to sign-up for our “Insiders” List-serv Forum, where we announced the BETA release last Friday. dTective® […]

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Avid Media Composer software

Avid Media Composer Support for dTective®v8.1

It seems hard to believe, but Avid is currently supporting three (3) different long term release branches of Media Composer; 2018.x, 2019.x, and 2020.x.  An entirely new streamlined interface was introduced with 2019.x less than a year ago, and just over a month ago they released 2020.x with several media & project management improvements/changes.  All […]

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SWGDE Releases Multiple Docs for Public Comment

The Scientific Working Group on Digital Evidence (SWGDE) recently released several documents for public comment, several related to digital multimedia evidence.  A few of the DRAFTs currently open for public comment include: 2019-07-16 SWGDE Best Practice for Frame Timing Analysis of Video Stored in ISO Base Media File Formats 2019-07-16 SWGDE Best Practices for Digital […]

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