The awaited 15th issue of Deep Focus is available now! Read about AVD in Turkey, Portugal, and Brazil, AI, and the challenges of translating a multilingual series.
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Finish 2022 on a high note, reading our latest Deep Focus! Issue 14 is bursting with articles on audiodescription, hotkeys for subtitling, eye-tracking research, Korean subtitling, tips for starting a career in AVT, and a review of the ICAIT conference!
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Merry Christmas and a happy New Year!
We like to mix things up here in the AVD, so we have put together the most special of issues, ahead of International Translation Day on September 30th.
Did you ever want to ask an audiovisual translator how they took their first steps in the industry? Wait no more and read our “Yellow Brick Road” Deep Focus edition, where 15 seasoned audiovisual translators tell us how it all began for them. Follow this yellow brick road to find the magical land of AVT.
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Are you ready for a Special Edition of Deep Focus with a recap of all the audiovisual translation events in 2021? Read the extended abstracts of all the ATA 62 AVD talks, and check out the highlights of what is being said about audiovisual translation in the most influential summits, conferences, and organizations of the past year: APTRAD, the CTTIC, the CITA, and Languages & The Media.
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Need a great read to curl up with while the weather changes? Look no more, issue 12 of Deep Focus is here! With interesting articles on timing of subtitles, improving mental skills, ready-to-use subtitling tools, localization of niche films and series, and a brand new column about cultural references from the US and the UK.
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Are you ready for Issue 11 of Deep Focus? Enjoy articles on machine translation for subtitling, tips for creating great KNPs, audiodescription and what life was before it existed, different variants of French, and the Uruguayan Translation and Interpreting Conference in August, as well as the recap of our Instagram Lives, the Division’s presence on social media, and upcoming conferences and courses on our “audiovisual radar.”
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Issue 10 is out now! Read about TEnTs for subtitling, Arabic audiodescription, easy-to-read texts for inclusion, the review of Jorge Díaz-Cintas and Aline Remael’s new book Subtitling: Concepts and Practices, an interview with Quico Rovira-Beleta, and all the scoop on last year’s Instagram Lives.
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We are so thrilled to be ending this year on a high note with this very special edition of Deep Focus! Issue 9 has many interesting articles on New Year’s Resolutions for audiovisual translators, the Linguistic Influencers we interviewed in our Instagram Live series, customizing shortcuts in Aegisub, the tools of a Video Game Localizer, the changes brought by the latest Netflix style guide, the new ASTM F43.06 Captioning standard, as well as a recap on the AVT presentations we had at the ATA 61 Conference.
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Come check out the Eighth Edition of Deep Focus! Full of information on the ATA 61 Conference and very interesting articles on regex (or regular expressions,) mentoring, accessible streaming, and much more!
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Check out the new issue of Deep Focus! Our seventh one is a very special one, dedicated to the memory of the victims of coronavirus and police brutality. Read all of our super interesting articles on how this worldwide pandemic has changed the way we work, tips on increasing productivity, maintaining mental health, a recap on our Virtual Meetups, and so much more! Don’t miss it!
Deep Focus issue 6 is here! Make good use of your social distancing time by reading it from cover to cover! Articles on templates and pivot languages, live audio description, the genre of movie trailers, productivity tools, and a new software review!
The fifth issue of Deep Focus is the biggest one so far! Kick off the new year with lots of juicy articles on ATA 60, dubbing, intralingual subtitling, audiodescription, and much more!
The fourth issue of Deep Focus is ready for your enjoyment! Don’t miss the articles on the things a good Project Manager knows, creative reports that help audiovisual professionals, errors that are not such, and get to know the fascinating area of writing interpretation, as well as finding more about our Mentoring Program and a new software review.
In the third issue of Deep Focus, read very interesting articles on French dubbing in the 80’s, master templates, quality, a software review, and more on speech recognition softwares.
In the second edition of our newsletter, enjoy articles on AVT events around the world, automatic speech recognition software, hybrid technologies, teaching AVT courses, and more from our esteemed colleagues.
In the first edition of our newsletter, read all about the ATA59 NOLA Conference, Languages & The Media in Berlin, CITA in Madrid, words of expertise by our colleagues, and the letter of our Administrator.