dTective for NLE’s
Over 1,800 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.
Non-linear Editors (NLE) leveraging the dTective Suite – Where do these tools fit in your forensic workflow?
dTective® for Avid Media Composer & Adobe Premiere Pro
dTective® is a suite of plugins along with some stand alone tools that expand the functionality of NLE’s such as Avid Media Composer and Adobe Premiere Pro.
With an NLE and dTective, you have the full set of non-linear editing features such as a multi-track video editing timelines, titling, transitions, and you get the extra power of the dTective Suite which now includes our ClearID® image clarification plugins as video plugins. This suite allows you to streamline your forensic evidence processing with features such as:
- Real-time frame averaging to quickly extract details
- Redaction and Spotlighting
- Matrix views of multiple camera
- and effective other tools to streamline the presentation of evidence such that complicated video stories to be conveyed in a way more people can understand the events taking place.
Processing Multiple Camera Views
Do you have multiple camera views from one incident that need aligned, even though they start and end at different times?
Then you need a non-linear editor such a the award winning, Avid Media Composer and/or Adobe Premiere Pro and dTective Matrix LE, the newest addition to dTective.
Using Adobe Premiere Pro & AfterFX Users ? – dTective® is now available for Adobe Premiere
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Video Demos and Tutorials
Each product link below have a product page that includes videos on that products. Or you can Click the Video Tab above to access a full playlist
dTective Suite – What’s in the Suite
You should also consider a 1 year subscription to our digital evidence processing platform called – QuickDME™
Matrix – The latest addition to the dTective suite. Matrix makes it easy to take multiple videos and put them in a matrix where you have control over rows, colums, board, background, spacing between windows and more. And best of all, it works even if your videos don’t all start and stop at the same time. Available in dTective 7.5
SpotLight/Redact – For quickly highlighting/obscuring objects. New SpotLight/Redact allow you to process up to 4 targets at a time. For more tracking targets you can stack SpotLight/Redact.
dVeloper – Real-time Frame Averaging – dVeloper set the standard for speed and ease-of-use when it comes to getting details you were missing using frame averaging. For real-time frame averaging simply drop dVeloper on your video clip, scroll to the location in the video you want to frame average, lasso the region and that area will instantly be frame averaged. Once you get your initial results, you can easily change between color channels to see which give you to best results. All the settings provide real-time results from how many frames to average, to size and location of your region of interest, to selecting different color channels. Other products make you set them up, select a save to location, provide a name for the output, wait for it to render, then see the results. Then if you want to tweak setting to get better results, repeat all those steps and wait again. Not so with dVeloper. Watch a video on dVeloper real-time processing here.
MAGNIFi – Quickly create a “picture in picture” effect using user defined target and output boxes. The output box includes various filters for enhancing the enlarged image.
arithMATIC – Using Subtraction you can see the pixel difference before and after. Ideal for shop lifting reviews.
Analyze (NEW in 8.0) – Search for activity in a Region of Interest (RoI), with adjustable tolerance levels, and automatically key frame all activity for manual review.
ClearID – Our ClearID Image Processing Suite for PS is also available as video processing plugins in Avid Media Composer and Adobe Premiere – 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.
dPlex/dPlex Pro – Two ways to de-multiplexed video when its been multiplexed.
archive-R – A stand alone application for archiving digital media files into one hashed file. Compatable with Avid Media Composer Projects but also useful for hashing and zipping up any files you want to process.
DVR dCoder (legacy) screen capture. This has been replaced for the Ocean Systems Omnivore that does both screen capture and digital media processing. See Omnivore for more details.You also get an updated dTective AVX Suite of plugins that includes an updated SpotLight/Redact, dVeloper and all new Analyze (BETA) effects
dTective® 8.1 Effect Category
ClearID® Image Clarification Filters List
With dTective® 8.1, you have 15 ClearID plugin/filters that have been ported to Avid and Adobe Premiere so you can process video or images in your NLE of choice.