Cascading Folder Metadata

Most digital media libraries use folders to categorise broad subject areas. Wouldn't it be convenient if the structure of those folders also set metadata on the files, automatically? Read more

What’s New In Third Light IMS v6.0?

Third Light Intelligent Media Server v6 was released in summer 2011. If you're still using IMS v5, its venerable predecessor, we'd like to encourage you to update. Here are some reasons to use IMS v6, to help you transition to the latest version. Read more

iPhone Upload Tool For Third Light

We've released our free iOS upload tool today, allowing users to upload photos from anywhere, via a mobile phone data or Wifi connection. This app is perfect for field work, such as capturing engineering records on site or delivering timely footage back to your Third Light digital asset management system. Read more

Choosing The Right Amount Of Metadata

Building a searchable library of digital media is an everyday problem for businesses of all sizes. We can see that each extra file we store has some value, but we need to be able to connect that value to a future user by making the entire store of media searchable. Read more