The Holy Grail of Media Asset Management (according to ZDNet)

NeoFinder (was CDFinder) quickly catalogs and manages your entire media and disk library, and backup archive.

Catalog your digital data: SSD, hard disks (internal, external, USB, FireWire, Thunderbolt, HFS+, APFS, NTFS, ExFAT, FAT32), server volumes (AFP, SMB, NAS, FTP, Dropbox, Backblaze B2), Blu-rays, LTO volumes, USB sticks, DVD-ROMs, Audio-CDs, and get a full inventory of all files, folders, and important metadata, including thumbnails for photos, songs, video files and other documents.

Find your files NOW! Whatever you search, NeoFinder knows where it is! If you are a desktop user, or work in a small or large network, stay in control of your data at any time.

Organize and put a structure into your library of photos, videos, songs, and documents of all kinds, by adding ratings, descriptions, keywords, and more with the integrated XMP editor.

How to make the transition from iView to NeoFinder?

"Moving from Media Pro to NeoFinder was a doddle. The developers even offer a 'sidegrade' discount for people making this transition."

"I kept trying to trip it up – going for searches that I knew other applications had struggled with and it passed every test I threw at it."

Neil Turner, Photographer

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Requirements

  • Mac OS X 10.14 "Mojave" or later, including macOS 14 "Sonoma"
  • 64-bit Intel or Apple ARM Mx

What's new in NeoFinder 8.6.1

  • Certified for macOS 14.5 "Sonoma"
  • Expanded Auto Updater
  • AVIF Support
  • QuickEdit in Gallery View
  • ePub Publication Date
  • Bug fixes
  • Release Notes →

Support

Photo Library

Create thumbnails and catalog metadata (EXIF, IPTC, XMP) from JPG, RAW, TIFF, DNG, PDF and many more.

Built-in Light Table for fast photo culling.

Integrated XMP Editor for ratings, descriptions, keywords, persons, and all.

Generate contact sheets, convert and rename photos, create beautiful web galleries.

Use AI to find images.

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"It can be incredibly painful to have to plug in archive drives to view the contents and search for the media you need for your next video.
If this is frustrating for you, definitely check out an amazing app called NeoFinder that lets you catalog your archive drives and view them when your drive is off-line or disconnected."
   Matthew O'Brien, Video Producer

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Video Toolbox

Catalog thumbnails and metadata (bitrates, subtitles, formats, codecs, KYNO).

Supports many movie formats, including .mov, .avi, .m4v, .mkv, .flv, .mkv, and more with ffmpeg.

Native BlackMagic RAW support, RED .r3d files, and Elgato EyeTV recordings.

Movie Contact Sheets, discover image sequences.

Built-in video player and video converter.

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"I have used various DAM software in the past and having used the trial version of NeoFinder together with the iOS companion app (thanks for your earlier advice on that one). I must say that it is the best solution by far and your customer support is excellent. Keep up the great work."   Maythem R. England

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Find It Now!

The most powerful Find options to locate your digital treasures.

QuickFind for a fast global search everywhere.

Create a precise query with the Find Editor.

Find Duplicates or unique files.

Search Spotlight to find local files.

Smart Folders, Search for Faces and similar photos.

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"NeoFinder is BRILLIANT! When one deals with over 600TB of footage plus LTO'ing it is a lifesaver."   Natasha W, Canada

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Music Library

Catalog your songs, metadata included (MP3, AAC, FLAC, ALAC, AIFF, WAV, SoundDesigner 2, Broadcast Wave Format BWF).

Read ISRC, cover art, and lyrics.

Generate audio previews.

Catalog Audio-CDs.

Quickly find all of your music.

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"I was telling a friend how lame search is on Synology and he told me about NeoFinder. I just downloaded the trial today and indexed four catalogs and I’m blown away at how good it works. It’s better than native MacOS Spotlight search."   Von G., Oregon

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Migrate Now!

Import twenty-four different foreign catalog or export files.

Extensis Portfolio (text export); Canto Cumulus and MediaDex (CRE files); WhereIsIt (Windows, XML); DiskCatalogMaker (Text export); Cache-A XML files; ArGest Backup and TOLIS Group BRU (Text export); PreRoll Post CSV LTO catalogs; Yoyotta LTO CSV reports; storageDNA LTO reports; DiskLibrary; Disk Recall; DiskWizard; Iomega FindIt; Portents DiskTracker (1.x and 2.x); Catalogue; CatFinder; "Neometric" Catalog; Broken Cross Disk Manager (Windows, XML); Advanced Disk Catalog (ADC for Windows, XML); SuperCat for Windows (“.idx” database files); Delicious Library XML; "Media Catalog" (CSV export files); iView or PhaseOne MediaPro and Microsoft Expression Media (XML export).

Affordable cross-grades from these products. Get started today!

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"I have found Neofinder to be an excellent program for my photo and sound file requirements. With my photos, I am able to record notes into the Caption writer field as well as the title, description and Geotag information into their respective fields. Congratulations on producing such an excellent piece of software."   John R., Australia

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Network Power

Use a shared database in your company network.

A simple shared folder on a NAS or file server is all you need.

Cross-Plattform Mac and Windows (using abeMeda for Windows).

Share Albums, Smart Folders, and your Controlled Vocabulary with the other users.

Advertising agencies and graphic designers love that feature.

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"NeoFinder is exactly what I was looking for to easy access my stuff on NAS"   Gabriele C, Firenze, Italia

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Integrate into your workflows

Integrated into the Finder context menu.

AppleScript Automation for everything we didn't think of.

Integrate with FileMaker databases, disk burning (Roxio Toast), and LTO tools.

Drag&Drop from and into NeoFinder to catalog, copy, and export.

Use Apples QuickLook inside of NeoFinder.

Get More Info than macOS Finder can provide.

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"Wish I had this product years ago! It's a total lifesaver!"   Patrick S., New York City

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Manage Metadata

Add ratings, hierarchical keywords, descriptions, people, copyright information, location data, and a lot more to photos and videos.

NeoFinder uses the standard Adobe XMP format, and makes the data immediately available to your workflow.

Controlled Vocabulary for precise and consistent hierarchical keywords.

Metadata Presets, Persons and Places lists, for fast tagging.

Create custom annotations fields for any data you need.

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"Thanks to NeoFinder I’m finally getting rid of Apple Photos app. Yay!"   Paul W., Florida

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macOS and iOS

Only NeoFinder is also available for the iPhone and iPad.

Keep your NeoFinder catalogs with you all the time.

Search and view your NeoFinder catalogs wherever you are.

Light Table for photos included.

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"I have only used NeoFinder for a few hours but I had to write and tell you how amazing it is and it's EXACTLY what I was looking for, and more. The additional features and ability to see metadata about the audio files is sure to be a big help as I use it more. The main reason I need the app is so I know what hard drive to find and mount to load an old project because I don't want to keep all 10 (and counting) hard drives mounted 24/7 and search around when needed.
Also, the iOS version is the icing on the cake because if I'm traveling and somebody asks about an old file, I can quickly search the iOS app and verify that I have the file and can send it later."
   Justin P , Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA

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GeoFinder: Power GPS

Find photos and videos taken at any place anywhere in the world, using a street level satellite map and GPS coordinates.

Export photos as KMZ for Google Earth.

Add GPS GeoTags to photos and videos.

Including altitude and view direction data.

Find place names, manage your Places list, and find Wikipedia articles about the locations.

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"I have recently installed NeoFinder in my small video studio and it is quite amazing. I am now able to quickly catalog all the hard drives for various projects and access their material without the need to have them mounted. A real game changer. In addition, the ability to work with photo metadata is now going to allow me to better manage my image archive as well."   Donald B, Alberta, Canada

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Proven Power

NeoFinder easily handles thousands of SSD, hard disks, server volumes, NAS, DVDs, Blu-rays, RAID, CDs, Dropbox, Backblaze B2, anything.

Millions of files? 500 Terabytes of data? Yes, NeoFinder can!

Eight languages, all in one application: English, German, Japanese, French, Italian, Swedish, Spanish, and Dutch.

With the complete Unicode support, NeoFinder catalogs files of any language!

More than 110,000 customers and companies in 102 countries use NeoFinder.

Try NeoFinder now, and if you like it, buy your license and keep using your catalog database.

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"Once again THANK YOU for all of your help and for putting the work into creating such a brilliant tool. I have started cataloguing seriously now and every time I look for a feature, I find it. The fact that I can instantly and easily see how much space is available on offline drives is the most recent example. It is really great and I wish I had discovered it years ago."
"Anyhow, I shall be sure to tell lots of people about it who I know will find it useful - and the price is very fair, especially for companies like us, who would not be able to afford systems used by large corporations. I spend far too much time dealing with years of film data so this really is a lifesaver."
   Richard C., Bristol, U.K.

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