All DVArchive clips are offered exclusively in uncompressed Quicktime DV format, allowing the user to download the clips, and integrate them directly into the majority of DV NLE 720X480 and 720X576 timelines without rendering. At DVArchive.com editors can search, store, and download thousands of high quality clips in Quicktime DV format at the click of a mouse.
DVArchive.com's search engine allows users to browse by category and subcategory, by collection, and most importantly, by keyword. Clips are elegantly displayed against a matted black background, and stream quickly and easily from the DVArchive.com server. The user can download a free low resolution 250X188 watermarked version of the clip to see how it integrates into an edited program, then return to download the high resolution version at a later time.
Alternatively, DVArchive clients can store their favorite clips in bins for review later on, just as you might do in a nonlinear editing program. Registered users can return to the site time and again to add more materials to their bins and perform new searches. Clips at DVArchive are priced between $50 and $199 per individual download, with the majority of clips in the price range between $85 and $99. Each clips varies in length between 8 and 25 seconds. All clips at DVArchive are offered in PAL and NTSC formats.