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Digital Origin MotoDV
from Digital Origin includes everything you need to get started:
The most widely used IEEE 1394 card
Award winning MotoDV software for video capture,
device control and playback
Digital Origin PhotoDV to digitally capture and
edit still images
QuickTime compatibility with your video editor,
or use the included Adobe Premiere LE
Adobe PhotoShop LE
MotoDV enables you to quickly and easily transfer digital video between
your PC or Mac and DV camcorders and tape decks equipped with a digital
IEEE 1394 FireWire port.
MotoDV's architecture is based on QuickTime, the most widely used
standard for desktop digital video, so it's designed to work alongside
other popular applications and mesh with your workflow. Edit and composite
your DV footage in leading applications like Digital Origin EditDV,
Adobe Premiere, and Adobe After Effects.
1394 Firewire Solution
Digital Origin's IEEE 1394 Firewire interface supports more DV camcorders
and they maintain the most comprehensive compatibility database of anyone
in the digital video industry. Digital Origin earned this leadership
by building the largest installed base of IEEE 1394 users and performing
the most comprehensive in-house compatibility testing.
The MotoDV capture application transfers digital video from your
DV device in full resolution (720 x 480 for NTSC, 720 x 576 for PAL)
and in full-motion (60 fields per second for NTSC, 50 fields per second
for PAL) to your hard drive. As clips are being captured, they are converted
to QuickTime movies, complete with a separate audio track. Clips may
be captured as real-time movies or as time-lapse movies. Supports 4:3
and 16:9 widescreen aspect ratios as well.
In addition to playing back your captured clips in software, MotoDVís
DV Player allows you to export DV over the IEEE1394 connection for playback
and recording of full motion digital video to your DV camcorder or VCR.
MotoDV includes Digital Originís software codec for DV. The advanced
video architecture (AVA) is the high-performance, high-quality software
codec engine that allows you to render your effects, titles, 3D graphics
and transitions to the DV format and play them back on your computer.
The beauty of software-based codecs is that as processor speeds increase,
rendering times decrease and software playback performance improves.
MotoDV supports locked and unlocked audio so you can work with a
variety of formats including DV, DVCAM and DVCPRO.
Microsoft Windows 95, 98 or NT4
200MHz Pentium-class computer
PCI slot for Digital Origin IEEE 1394 Firewire host
32MB of RAM (64MB recommended)
16-bit graphics capability
Adobe Premier LE
Origin EditDV Unplugged
Created exclusively for the DV format, EditDV Unplugged is streamlined
for fast editing, rendering and video manipulation. It offers simple
drag-and-drop or professional 3-point editing techniques with transitions
and titling for a professional look.
Digital Origin PhotoDV
Award-winning utility that enables you to capture still images quickly
and easily from your DV tapes. Integrated with Adobe Photoshop 5.0 LE
(also included), captured images are immediately available for retouching.
This is ideal for capturing stills for use on the internet.
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