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  1. Rocio Zambrano

    Rocio Zambrano

    Video Editing, Web Designer / After Effects / Drupal

    Mexico - Last active: 3 days ago - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 8

    Over the last 12 years I have edited and post-produced several video clips, tv spots, documentaries and feature films. (My feature film resume can be seen at the Imovie Database site http://www.imdb.com/name/nm2389019/). Have also been an animation designer/supervisor using Flash, After Effects, Toon Boom, and Poser, mostly for tv spots and web sites. I also have experience in Dreamweaver, Flash, Fireworks, I am looking for opportunities to develop sites that include rich video and audio.

    $13.33 /hr
    60 hours
    5.00
  2. Tiffany O.

    Tiffany O.

    Website Content | Journalism | Press Releases | Editing

    United States - Last active: 4 days ago - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 10

    I have more than 13 years of experience editing and writing quality, informative news articles, feature articles, press releases, marketing plans, whitepapers, and web content. I also have 7 years of web development and graphic design experience. I can do the following for you: ++ Create a web site -- Web content, design, Wordpress site creation/design/setup ++ Perform journalism functions-- Editing, news, features, commentaries, interviews, research ++ Assist with public relations -- Newsworthy, PRWeb-ready press releases, newsletters, marketing campaigns ++ Head up your Social Media Marketing -- Increase follower engagement, followers, social media marketing plans ++ Create graphic design assets-- Newspaper and magazine layout, posters, brochures business cards, logos Contact me to learn more about my services. I look forward to doing an amazing job on your next project.

    $55.56 /hr
    136 hours
    4.36
  3. Jessica D.

    Jessica D.

    Comprehensive Editing, Proofreading and Spinning Services

    United States - Last active: 18 hours ago - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 1

    My main focus is on editing. I have extensive experience in proofreading and editing for grammatical, syntax and spelling errors in written content and currently do so for a variety of clients. I have a firm grasp on rewriting articles in spin syntax, and have the ability to spin content either manually or through TBS software, depending on preference. Either way, I can assure it will be done with an outstanding degree of human readability. I also have experience in creating content based on web research within a rigid set of guidelines in SEO format for a high-profile client. Current projects include providing image moderation services for use in sponsored ad campaigns, as well as tagging objects within images with similar products in a variety of fashion-centric interactive web advertisements. Other noteworthy skills include a strong knowledge of AP guidelines within the context of titles. I have in-depth knowledge of: - Microsoft Word - Microsoft Excel - Adobe Photoshop - Adobe Lightroom - The Best Spinner Topics of expertise include photography, technology, graphic design, fiber crafts, and parenting.

    $14.44 /hr
    3,523 hours
    5.00
  4. Mariya Izzy

    Mariya Izzy

    A Knack for Proof Reading/Transcription/Editing/Spinning/Translation

    India - Last active: 7 days ago - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 2

    Having completed my Masters degree in English, my interest lies in: proof-reading and editing articles, documents and content - correcting grammar and punctuation is what I love! transcription - transcribe your files accurately and strive to deliver the work in time. translation - to help you translate works from Hindi to English, German to English, Gujarati to English effectively! helping you with article spinning - I am definitive of rising up to your expectations! data-entry - my typing speed is 48 words per minute. Ensuring you high quality work with an eye for detail, you may rest upon my capability! writing articles for SEO and others - building up content with an ability to incorporate keywords is certainly a forte! Accuracy and delivering work right in time is my specialty! Languages known: English - Fluent Hindi - Good German - Beginner Gujarati - Speak & understand Interned for 30 days at a newspaper agency, The Statesman, as an editor and reporter.

    $5.56 /hr
    171 hours
    4.83
  5. SAM NANDI

    SAM NANDI

    I am professional Graphic Designer / Photoshop expert/editing expert.

    Bangladesh - Last active: 18 hours ago - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 20

    http://www.clippingpathmart.com/ Hello, This is SAM CHANDRA NANDI and I’m here to help solving your IT task . I am a Professional Web Developer and have a 3 years experience in Graphic design field. I believe in quality and professionalism. My Top Service are Clipping path, All Kind Of Images Background Remove, Image masking, Color path , Color Correction, Image Shadow, Image Retouching, composition, natural shadow, photo edit, beauty- retouching, reflection etc. We are giving Best quality service. If you need any kind of Assistance from us then please feel free Contact with us. Could you please to give me a chance to proof my efficiency in the field of work? Our main intend is to acquire customer satisfaction by my work & behavior. I am very keen to make a very long term working relationship. I like to do till having appreciation. Thanks Sam chandra Nandi.

    $3.33 /hr
    245 hours
    4.94
  6. Janna C.

    Janna C.

    American expat with years of experience in English editing

    United States - Last active: 7 days ago - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 1

    My objective is to work with clients who seek a copy editor or proofreader to produce a more polished, coherent, and grammatically-correct product. I'm a native English speaker from Washington state, and I received my bachelor's degree in sociology from the University of Colorado at Boulder. I'm also TESOL-certified with 3 years of experience as an ESL instructor for adults. After joining oDesk in July 2014, I have established long-term commitments with several oDesk clients as a proofreader and copy editor for documents, academic papers, business magazine articles, promotional advertisements, and more. Those around me describe me as an individual with dilligence, excellent communication skills, and high professionalism. Currently, I am located in Bergen, Norway, where I work as a freelancer. I look forward to the opportunity to work with you!

    $12.00 /hr
    568 hours
    4.94
  7. Alex K.

    Alex K.

    Pro Retouching, image and photo editing, color correction, retouch.

    Ukraine - Last active: 6 days ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 39

    I am a professional retoucher with a great work experience. You can see my portfolio here: www.vokto.ru I offer: - high quality - fair price - the exact timing - attention to customer requirements When you choose me, you choose the service that you can customize according to your goal.

    $20.00 /hr
    162 hours
    4.91
  8. Megan M.

    eBook Formatting, Conversion, and Editing

    United States - Last active: 6 days ago - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 1

    I've worked with eBooks in a variety of formats. I've converted to/from the following: MS documents, OpenOffice documents, iWorks documents, txt, pdb, pdf, rtf, mobi, epub, lit, pml, and html. I know how to do basic formatting, editing meta data (like cover, title, author, isbn, etc), interactive table of contents, interactive footnotes, images, block quotes, tables, bullet lists, etc.

    $13.33 /hr
    143 hours
    5.00
  9. Irene victoria D.

    Irene victoria D.

    Technical Writer | Operations Manager

    United States - Last active: 18 hours ago - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 1

    Experienced manager with a Master's Degree in Business Administration and a Bachelor's Degree in Industrial Engineering. * Operations and Team Management * Chargeback and Dispute Management * Procedure and Instruction Manual Documentation * Use Case Documentation * Editing, Formatting and Designing Guidebooks, User Manuals, and eBooks * Business Support Management * Kaizen, 5S, Process Improvements, Cost Savings * Call Center Management * Project Management * Customer Service * Office Administration I excel at creating clear, detailed, and concise documentation including user manuals, training manuals, system manuals, use case documentations, guidebooks, and company policy manuals in various industries. I work diligently to provide excellence in my professional endeavors and have gained reputation for my attention-to-detail skill, integrity, and results-driven work ethic.

    $33.33 /hr
    2,934 hours
    5.00
  10. Martyn Shuttleworth

    Martyn Shuttleworth

    Experienced technical and academic writer. Native English speaker.

    Greece - Last active: 18 hours ago - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 20

    As a graduate with many years experience of writing and proof-reading academic papers, I am familiar with all major citation practices. I am able to write papers for most subjects, from philosophy to physics. Without complaint, I adapt to any topic and style of writing, and I am thorough in my research. I firmly believe in going the extra mile required for completing the task to a high standard. As a perfectionist, I never compromise upon quality, whatever the size of the task.

    $33.33 /hr
    52 hours
    4.97