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

October 4, 2017

What You Must Know about Voice-Over & Audio Files for Localization

There are literally hundreds of digital file formats that support voice-over, music and other kinds of audio recordings – everything from AAC to ZVD. They all […]
September 27, 2017

5 Tips for Matching Tone in Foreign-Language Voice-Over

Tone is an elusive quality, especially in voice-over. Many creative leads and talent directors have spent hours in the studio getting a marketing promo, online video, […]
September 20, 2017

What You Must Know for Brainshark E-Learning & Voice-Over Localization

Brainshark is widely-used in sales organizations – in part because it allows users to create slide presentations, add and synchronize voice-over recordings, and even create interactive […]
September 13, 2017

5 Crucial Tips for Captioning & Subtitling Social Media Videos

You’ve probably heard this before – about 85% of Facebook videos are watched without sound. That means that captioning and subtitling these videos is crucial to […]
September 6, 2017

4 Tips to Ensure Accurate Localized Life Sciences & Medical Voice-Over

Medical and life sciences content localization is complex and technical, requires specialized linguists, and demands rigorous accuracy. Peoples’ well-being and even their lives depend on it. […]
August 30, 2017

5 Tips for Casting Your Brand Voice-Over Talent – in Another Language

Your brand’s voice – the voice-over talent used in your online marketing videos, TV & radio spots, even your phone prompts – is a key part […]
August 23, 2017

5 Voice-Over Localization Terms that Trip Up Newbies (& Experts Too!)

We’re not ashamed to say it – voice-over localization is tricky, even for veteran studio professionals. Voice recording and video dubbing are both highly-specialized skills, with […]
August 16, 2017

What Gamification Means for E-Learning & Voice-Over Localization

Gamification has been a buzzword in the e-Learning industry for a few years. But it’s more than that – the concept is now a critical part […]
August 9, 2017

4 Dubbing & Voice-Over Text Expansion Killers You Must Avoid

Text expansion is one of the great challenges to translation & localization in general – and an issue for dubbing & video voice-over. In the audio […]