CatDV is a cross-platform software for cataloging media files of any type, intended specifically for those users who do video editing. It is designed for all who have large number of files and video clips on many tapes. It maintains an index of clips with details such as recording date, timecode, thumbnails, and other information. You can use this index to search for and group your clips and video files. For ease of cataloging, this metadata is extracted automatically from the files. It is a scalable, complete application available for both Mac and PC. You can use it at home or work to keep track of videos and catalog your media.