Digitizing VHS tape using Omnivore™ Field Kit

The Omnivore™ Field Kit can digitally capture uncompressed from HDMI, DVI, VGA, S-Video or Composite sources.  To capture a VHS tape uncompressed: Connect the DVI Bridge to your laptop via USB 3. Connect DVI Bridge to AD Convertor via DVI to HDMI connection (as shown in diagram below) Connect AD Converter to VHS deck via […]

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Omnivore™ Captured Video in Adobe Premiere Pro – Using Uncompressed Captures

The freely distributeable Omnivore™ Viewer software on your Omnivore™ drive allows you to export uncompressed Omnivore™ captures (.OMV or .OMVA files) to several common formats, including Uncompressed AVI and Uncompressed MOV. If you’re using Adobe Premiere Pro in your workflow: Output from Omnivore™ Viewer to uncompressed .AVI (Premiere Pro does not support the uncompressed TIFF codec inside the […]

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Omnivore™ Viewer Now Includes FFmpeg Convert – How to Process Non-Omnivore Captured Media using Omnivore

Omnivore™ v3.1 introduced Omnivore Viewer w/FFmpeg Convert – Use FFmpeg Convert on any Windows PC! IMPORTANT: Omnivore Viewer w/FFmpeg Convert is only available when using the Omnivore Viewer directly from the Omnivore drive. Omnivore™ v3.3 introduced several new features to FFmpeg Convert, such as Batch processing, FFprobe reports, Trimming and more. The Omnivore™ v3.3 Product […]

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Omnivore Updater – Windows 10 & Antivirus Software

Antivirus software, including Windows Defender, may cause various unwanted behavour when trying to run the Omnivore Updater on Windows 10.   You can always temporarily disable your antivirus, but it generally shouldn’t be necessary. A few tips IF the updater reports it does NOT complete successfully: Close the updater, remove & re-insert the Omnivore drive, then […]

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Field Kit Setup and Capture Guide (PDF)

If you’ve misplaced the laminated Omnivore Field Kit setup and capture guide that comes with your system, you can download a PDF copy below: Omnivore™ v3.5 – Field Kit Setup Guide (PDF) Omnivore™ v3 – Field Kit Setup Guide (PDF)   Return to Omnivore FAQ

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