The dTective® Forensic Video Analysis Suite is a suite of software solutions for Forensic Video Analysis and Image Clarification. Over 1,500 dTective® systems are already being used successfully by federal, state and local law enforcement agencies including the FBI, CIA, and DEA as well as other government and private security groups in the U.S. and around the world.
No one tool does it all.
Omnivore and Omnivore Field Kit are for screen capture in the lab and in the field. ClearID is an expanded suite of image clarification filters. QuickDME is a digital evidence & workflow solution.
So where does dTective and Avid Media Composer fit in?
dTective is a suite of AVX plugins for Avid Media Composer and some stand alone tools like archive-R. So with dTective/Media Composer, you have the full set of Media Composer features, a video editing timeline and the dTective plugins for redaction, frame averaging, and presentation.
Media Composer Timeline
And with dTective 8.1, you have 15 ClearID filters as Avid AVX plugins
dTective 8.1 – ClearID Effect Category
You of course still get the dTective AVX plugin suite, with the updated SpotLight/Redact and all new Analyze (BETA) effects
dTective® is a suite of AVX plugins for Avid Media Composer that includes 20 effects for Media Composer, as well as three stand-alone applications; DVR dCoder, dPlex Pro, and archive-R.
SpotLight/Redact – For quickly highlighting/obscuring up to 4 objects at a time.
dVeloper – For live frame averaging by Region on Interest. Just scroll to the location in the video you want to frame average, lasso the region and that area will instantly be frame averaged.
MAGNIFi – Select an smaller area in the video to display larger
arithMATIC – Using Subtraction you can see the pixel difference before and after. Ideal for shop lifting reviews.
Analyze (BETA) (NEW in 8.0) – Search for activity in a Region of Interest (RoI), with adjustable tolerance levels, and automatically keyframe all activity for manual review.
ClearID for Avid Media Composer – 15ea. ClearID effects to use in Avid Media Composer. All effects have the same user interface & settings as when they are used through the ClearID Workflow in Adobe Photoshop.