Subtitle for amateurs

As future translators, one of the must-known topics in our career is the one related with subtitles (captioning). With globalization ruling, our society’s need of provide messages to masses increase widely every day.

In the last two semesters there were two subjects that request in one of its units to subtitle any online video in order to practice this translation technique. With help of technology this work is much easier than years ago. And there are even web pages that provide us the tools for free.

Below this paragraph, I inserted three links with the  examples of what we have done in our subtitling practices. Using two different company’s browser-based platform for subtitling and translating online videos:

Video 1    Video 2     Video 3