Manage your digital media, including photos, videos, and audio files using the Picture Porter Advanced Portable Digital Photo Manager from Digital Foci. Using a built-in 500GB HDD and memory card slots, the Picture Porter Advanced is a portable battery-powered hard drive that will allow you to backup media directly from CF, SD, microSD, USB Flash Drives, and USB hard drives.
The Picture Porter Advanced supports RAW, JPG, BMP, TIF, and animated GIF files. Using its 5" LCD screen, users can easily view and manage files and folders both on the device or on any connected memory device. In addition, new folders can be created, individual or multiple files and folders can be copied, deleted, renamed, exported, added to a playlist, and more.
In addition to its photo backup, storage, and viewing capabilities, the Picture Porter Advanced also has recording and playback functions for video and audio. It can record video from a composite or component video-in signal in MP4 format at 640x480 resolution and supports H.264/AVC video playback for MTS and MP4 files at up to 720p resolution at 30 fps. Video and photo slideshows can be output from the device using HDMI, Component, or Composite cables. Audio can be recorded using the built-in mic or an external mic, and played back using the built-in speaker, or output to an external device using the included audio cables.
With compatibility for Windows, Mac, and Linux, the Picture Porter Advanced can also be used as an external hard drive when connected to a computer. It is designed for anyone who is looking to backup their media, whether working at home, on a professional job, or on vacation.
The Picture Porter Advanced operates on 100/240VAC and includes a Neoprene Carry Case with hook and loop fastener pocket, Wrist Strap, Li-Ion battery, AC adapter with USB output port, USB-to-DC Jack cable, microUSB/B to USB/A computer cable, microHDMI/D to HDMI/A TV/monitor cable, RCA x3 component video cable, RCA x1 composite video cable, RCA x2 audio cable, and a pair of earphones.
Portability & Storage Capacity
Unlike a notebook computer which is much larger and more easily identified as a high value target for theft, Picture Porter Advanced is small enough to fit inside a camera bag or carry-on bag for safe, light-weight, and secure transport. Paired together with a Smartphone or Tablet for voice, email and Internet communications, using Picture Porter Advanced for photo backup, storage, and basic file management eliminates the need to carry a notebook computer
Backup Directly from SD, microSD, and CF Cards
Picture Porter Advanced - Backup Options
The Backup Options dialogue box provides a set of choices including accept default name for a folder to be created for quick action, renaming a folder to add important details, and select existing folder to perform incremental backup. The default folder name details the year-month-day, memory card type, and sequence number for easy identification and retrieval.
With the convenience of multiple memory card format support, it's easy to backup photos from different cameras in group situations
Support for USB Storage Devices
Folder View Navigation
For added convenience, the range of viewing options provided include Thumbnail View from smaller to larger thumbnails for quick review and search, List View that shows basic photo EXIF information, and Full Screen View for more careful review. Selection and File Management functions are also accessible in Folder View.
With its quick startup time, easy navigation, and these basic file management features, Picture Porter Advanced becomes a valuable timesaver by integrating into the photo workflow. Picture Porter Advanced can be used in a taxi, at the airport, or on a plane, and just about any situation where a few minutes of downtime becomes available
Displaying Photos with Comments
RAW Image Viewing, EXIF, Histogram, IPTC, and Zoom
Display to a TV or Monitor
User-Removable and Rechargable Li-Ion Battery
The Picture Porter Advanced battery is user accessible, so when necessary, it is possible to bring additional batteries for long periods when there is no access to recharge the battery.
On very long trips in remote areas, it is also possible to power Picture Porter Advanced using an external battery pack with a minimum of 5V/2A output. The USB-to-DC cable that comes with Picture Porter Advanced can directly plug into the output of the USB external battery pack