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  1. Vanessa R.

    Vanessa R.

    BR Portuguese translator,voice, researcher, video producer/editor, DTP

    Germany - Last active: 5 days ago - Tests: 10

    Brazilian-American experienced with translation, localization, transcription, subtitling, voice-overs. Translation memory tools, proofreading and editing. I am a dual-citizen of Brazil and the United States and I consider both Portuguese and English my native languages. Besides my solid career working with languages, technology and multimedia, I have a Masters Degree in Philosophy of New Media and New Media Design. My skill set includes digital research. If you are searching for top quality in the ENG - BR PT language pair, look no further. I have the top score on oDesk, 1st Place! This is some of my translation experience, which exemplifies the quality and level of commitment of my work. • Freelance translator at 24translate, Germany. • Approved in tests to perform game localization and game Q/A for two global clients. • Babbel.com proofing Brazilian Portuguese language for Brazilians learning Italian.

 • Translating (ENG-PT) and subtitling a series of Microsoft Virtual Academy videos of various programming language tutorials. • English>Portuguese translation and localization for iPad and iPhone apps. • Spanish>English transcription and subtitling for a video series for Panasonic. • Portuguese>English long format teleconference call transcription and translation in various subject areas. • English>Portuguese translation (localization) for the Brazilian website of the MINI E car. • Transcribing and translating a series of video tape interviews in Portuguese for National Geographic. • English>Portuguese, Portuguese>English translation for the RedHot Organization AIDS grant project for Brazil • Various documentaries. • Voice over in Portuguese for various clients on long-term projects: Dukascopy TV, and software companies. My extensive experience in multimedia includes video production and editing, audio synching, editing, music licensing, multilingual desktop publishing in English, Portuguese, Spanish, Italian and German. After Effects animation, DVD menu design and DVD production. Complete multimedia studio for graphics and A/V work. Voice-Overs in the Brazilian Portuguese language. My expertise ranges from analogue media to cutting edge digital production and integration. I've worked with TV, start-ups, and top ad agencies and I'm interested in building long-term relationships with clients. I am detail-oriented, reliable and a fast-worker without compromising the quality of deliverables. My capacity can be reflected on my test scores at oDesk as Number 1-ranked among 2,000 to 3 million test-takers in the various capacities: from English-Portuguese translation to English language skills, to the oDesk readiness test. My rates are not the lowest up front, but I'm a professional who will save you money after the job is completed. If you'd like your project to be treated with care and look the best to your own clients without the delays and added costs caused by lower-standard labor, then I might be the right person for your project. References available upon request. I look forward to contributing to your success.

    $33.33 /hr
    31 hours
    5.00
  2. Christina A.

    Christina A.

    Creative Video Editor - CCreative

    Greece - Last active: 7 days ago - Tests: 4

    I'm a creative video artist with a great deal of experience in several post-production fields (both corporate and personal projects). I look forward to long-term relationships with equally dedicated, professional clients. My services include: - Montage - Video & Audio Editing - Visual Effects - Video Conversion & Compression - Chroma (green screen) - Color Grading - Sound Editing - Basic Logo editing and Logo design. Additionally, I've been working as a translator (Greek-English) and a private English tutor for the last couple of years, I'm driven by a strong personal interest in the English language and I can provide efficient translations from or to English when needed. Please feel free to ask for my complete CV

    $16.00 /hr
    290 hours
    5.00
  3. Usama Waheed

    Usama Waheed

    Video/audio editor | Web tutorials | App demos | Powerpoint videos

    Pakistan - Last active: 09/05/2014 - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 13

    Hi there! I'm a film-maker and video editor who's been working with media for the last 7 years. My projects have included everything from marketing/sales videos, software and website demos/tutorials, app demo/review videos, slideshows, Powerpoint videos, subtitling, explainers, commercials, interviews, music videos, short films, and audio editing. You're welcome to browse through my portfolio to see some of the stuff I've done in the past. Can't find what you're looking for? Talk to me and I'll make a free sample for your video in particular. I'm a speed merchant. When I commit myself to your job, I will make sure I put in every spare hour I have to guarantee a fast turnaround time. I work with the following software: -Sony Vegas -Adobe Premiere Pro -Adobe Photoshop -CamStudio

    $18.00 /hr
    395 hours
    4.90
  4. Dana Rivera

    Dana Rivera

    Assistant Video Production Manager

    United States - Last active: 12/20/2014 - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 10

    I'm a film lover turned film student turned video production professional in artistic, corporate, and philanthropic businesses. I have experience working with small and large companies to create commercials and promotional videos such as an "iHome app commercial" as well as community education videos such as "How to apply for SNAP benefits". My passion is editing and motion graphics using Final Cut Pro Studio and Adobe Creative Suite. I also have wordpress website creation experience. To see some of my work please visit: www.danariverafilms.com My goals are to use engaging videos to help build communities and help those less fortunate. I also am very involved in business and administrative practices with strong skills in Microsoft Office, including word, powerpoint, and database management. I also enjoy web research and have utilized these skills in my everyday work as well as in roles such as production assistant researching venues, craft services, subjects for scripts, etc. Please contact me if I can be of service to your organization.

    $27.78 /hr
    35 hours
    5.00
  5. Sandy Brown

    Sandy Brown

    Exceptional Virtual Assistant

    Jamaica - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 4

    With more than 4 years of experience in Administrative Support / Virtual Assistant roles, I am able to adapt in a dynamic and fast paced environment. I have gained the ability to effectively manage my time to accomplish my responsibilities in a timely manner. Quality customer service has been a basic function of my everyday life. All my employment histories have required me to exercise clear, concise communication skills and customer satisfaction. I've worked on a wide range of tasks such as: Data Entry, Submitting Sweepstakes to sweepstakes/contest sites, Web Researching, Launching Teespring Campaigns, Creating Animated Videos, Email Handling, Social Media Management, Kindle Review Swaps etc. With this I can assure you that I have the drive and dedication that your company will need on your team. I will never fail you as I live to serve people and share my skills.

    $8.89 /hr
    1,005 hours
    4.94
  6. Adrian Rusu

    Adrian Rusu

    Graphic Designer

    Romania - Last active: 5 days ago - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 24

    Corel Draw expert. Will gladly work on any technical drawings, logos, web design, business cards, banners, or any similar task that you might throw at me. I provide 100% satisfaction or money back, no questions asked, so you can feel safe that your work is either done by your specifications or you don't have to pay for anything. At the moment i'm interested in longer endeavors, trying to build stuff from the ground up. Looking forward to hearing from you.

    $10.00 /hr
    224 hours
    4.98
  7. Tomislav Tatic

    Tomislav Tatic

    Multimedia Developer

    Serbia - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 9

    I am multimedia designer that's looking for some serious work. In past five years I have been working on the development of my skills in video production, animation, photography and photo editing. My specialities are After Effect and Photoshop. I like what I do and i do what I like.

    $11.11 /hr
    1,569 hours
    5.00
  8. Abner Jr Dumandan

    Abner Jr Dumandan Agency Contractor

    Book Cover Designer | Graphic Artist | Photoshop and Indesign Expert

    Philippines - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 71

    GRAPHIC DESIGN SERVICES: ★ Book / eBook Covers ★ Book / Catalog / Magazines / Brochures ★ Flyers / Business Cards / Info-graphics ★ Wallpapers / Icons / Templates / Branding Designs ★ Website Banner / Background or Header for Social Sites IMAGE EDITING SERVICES: ★ Manipulation / Enhancement / Restoration / Red-eye Reduction ★ Clipping Path / Masking / Cropping ★ Add or Remove Background / Photo Compositions ★ Re-sizing / Automation of Photoshop Actions / File Conversion OFFERS: ★ Highest Quality ★ Fast Turn-around Time ★ Low Price ★ Provides All Files needed Software specialization: ★ Adobe Suite CS6 and Creative Cloud (including Photoshop, Indesign, Illustrator, and more) ★ Microsoft Office 2007 and up ★ eBook Management As an INDEPENDENT and FULL-TIME FREELANCER, I will provide excellent, effective, efficient, and most economical graphic design services with fast turn-around time. 100% guaranteed high quality of service and client satisfaction. I will return payment if not satisfied. I will be very happy to serve you! Thanks! Sincerely yours, Abner Dumandan Jr ============== Additional Information ============== I have finished in Bachelor of Science in Information Technology and Technical Education major in Architectural Drafting as well as proven expertise to ensure the quality and reliability on my services. I am an experienced graphic designer for more than ten years including three years in advertising companies and two years in local publishing and printing companies and three years as employed and freelancer in international publishing companies including Author Solutions Inc, Xlibris, Author House, , Palibrio, easyoutsource, freelancer, and elance. I have designed hundreds of books which are now published and available online in amazon and the above publishers' websites. I specialize in book cover and interior design for book publishing and print-on-demand publishing. I also create and convert layout and graphic design for book covers and interiors for mobile devices and ebook files (pdf, epub, mobi, htmlz, azw3, pdb, lrf, fb2) for kindle, nook, amazon, and others. For authors, I know your book is your masterpiece and so are my designs for your cover and interior layout and styles. Since, whatever be the inside of the book but having a bad cover is not a good business - let me take it for you professionally and rest assured that at one glance the targeted audience will surely consider buying and reading your book. Now, let us do business together!

    Associated with: PraxSys Media, Ltd.

    $16.00 /hr
    30 hours
    4.92
  9. J Warner

    J Warner

    Video Editor / Audio Editor / Transcriber / Proofreader

    United States - Last active: 11/16/2014 - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 7

    I can handle challenging video editing projects and I always do the best work possible for my clients -- regardless of the nature of the project. Over a decade of experience working with Final Cut Pro and other A/V software. In the transcription & proofreading fields, I would like to find some steady projects to get involved with, but I'm always happy to take on a quick, one-time offer for 24-hour turnaround! You can see a sampling of my film/video work at http://www.vimeo.com/user7152644/channels ... or in my Portfolio here. Transcription and proofreading samples are available upon request.

    $22.22 /hr
    233 hours
    4.91