JBI Studios' Blog on Voice-Over, Dubbing, and Multimedia Localization.

July 15, 2020
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Preparing Your Video for Localization

Localization is the process of adapting media for a particular target audience. That usually means subtitling/captioning or voice-over/dubbing the content to the target audience’s language, but […]
July 1, 2020
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Tips for Captioning & Subtitling Your Corporate Video

Have a corporate video that you want to show to a wide audience, from local employees to the general public around the world? Captioning & subtitling […]
May 6, 2020
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Subtitling vs Dubbing: What’s the Best Choice?

For many TV/film production companies, corporations, and e-Learning developers, a common question is: how would I like my content to be viewed in other countries? Should […]
July 17, 2019
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5 Reasons Why Captions and Subtitles are Awesome

Ever watch a large ensemble show with an expansive world and strong accents (we’re looking at you Game of Thrones) and ask, “What did she just […]
July 10, 2019
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Traditional vs. Simplified Characters: A Brief History of Chinese Writing

Chinese is currently the most widely spoken language in the world at roughly 1.2 billion speakers worldwide. One major characteristic of the language is its writing […]
February 6, 2019
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4 Tips for Burning Captions & Subtitling to Video

Burned-in captions and subtitling are a commonly-requested video localization option, despite the fact that we’re living in the age of SRT and WebVTT sidecar files. Why? Because […]
January 9, 2019
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What 2019 Will Bring for Voice-Over, Dubbing & Subtitling Localization

It’s time to look at the trends we expect to shape foreign-language voice-over, video dubbing and subtitling in the year ahead. 2018 was a year of […]
December 26, 2018
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The Top Voice-Over, Dubbing, Subtitling & E-Learning Posts of 2018

2018 is almost over, so it’s time to look at the greatest hits of the year on the JBI Studios Blog – the most-read posts about voice-over, […]
December 5, 2018
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Subtitling & Video Localization Quote Checklist (Free PDF)

Captioning and subtitling workflows have strict processes and technical specifications for integration. Minor issues during setup, in fact, can lead to caption and subtitle tracks that don’t […]