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

October 10, 2018

Glossary of Captioning & Subtitling Terms (Free PDF)

Captioning & subtitling for corporate, e-Learning and entertainment content has never been more streamlined or cost-effective. In fact, it takes work to keep up with the constant improvements […]
October 3, 2018

4 Tips to Avoid Text Corruption When Subtitling Right-to-Left Languages

Text-based formats like SRT and WebVTT have revolutionized subtitling and captioning, making the process more adaptable, streamlined and cost-effective, especially for multilingual releases. Right-to-left languages, including […]
September 26, 2018

4 Tips for Voice-Over & Dubbing Quality Assurance (QA) Reviews

Quality assurance (QA) reviews are critical to ensuring the accuracy and integrity of any multilingual voice-over or video dubbing project. But just having QA as part […]
September 19, 2018

4 Tips for Casting Dubbing Talents for UN-Style Voice-Over

UN-style voice-over is a unique kind of video dubbing because it retains the source audio in the final productions. This specific trait affects script translation, workflow, […]
September 12, 2018

Glossary of Voice-Over Localization & Dubbing Terms (Free PDF)

Ever get tripped up by the vast and counter-intuitive terminology of the voice-over localization and video dubbing industry? Don’t feel bad. It’s tricky even for veteran studio […]
September 5, 2018

What You Must Know to Work with Kid Voice-Over & Dubbing Talents

Working with kid voice-over and dubbing talents – that is to say, with minors – can be particularly difficult. But TV shows, films, video games and […]
August 29, 2018

5 Tips for Subtitling Foreign-Language Video Footage for Editors

Multilingual footage – including field interviews and B-roll – can be a huge challenge for editors if they don’t know the languages spoken. Fortunately, subtitling is […]
August 22, 2018

5 Tips for Recording Custom Voice-Over & Dubbing Casting Auditions

Most voice-over and dubbing projects are cast from pre-recorded talent samples. But marketing videos, brand collateral, TV/web series and other kinds of content can have very […]
August 15, 2018

5 Quick Tips for Multilingual Video Production & Localization

Video is critical to any organization’s communications strategy. And for companies with international audiences or employees, so is video localization – in particular multilingual video production. […]