Transcription Services US is your best offline captioning company partner as we are well aware of the intricate detailing that goes into online captioning.
Nowadays, more and more video content is available online making it easily accessible. As the consumer interest in online video grows, the need for captioning of a massive amount of content also grows. Offline Captioning is mainly created when a script is linked and synched to the video with its respective time frames that is assigned by the captioner. The important parameter for doing this is when the captioner first creates a verbatim transcript of the dialogues in the video. It is then time coded and skimmed through to check on accuracy. The end result has to be accurate where the dialogues are in perfect sync with the captions.
Offline captioning services makes sure in providing the best kind of captions to its users. We provide three kinds of captions namely:
Roll up captions: This captioning is used for interviews, budgetary considerations or DIY-How to programs. All dialogues, lyrics and sound effects appear either on top of the video or at the bottom. It helps in indicating speaker identity to give crystal clear understanding.
Pop-on: This captioning is used for fun videos such as fun game shows, reality contest, etc. The captions are sometimes placed at the top, bottom or even next to the speaker, while the effects and lyrics are placed in the centre.
Pop-Centre: This captioning is fixed on the screen and is used for documentaries or web-based videos. They appear either on the top or bottom of the screen where all the lyrics, dialogues and effects appear. The indication of speaker is done using a dash.
Offline Captioning services are widely available with all professional service providers. Approaching Transcription Services US will help you figure out the kind of offline captioning services that you might need.
The cost definitely depends more on the company you choose. There are also other factors like the length of the video, the quality, the language of the captions that are requested, deadline, etc. come into picture while deciding the costs.
A company determines their turnaround time depending on the size of the file. In this case, since the video is lengthy, it can take about 3-4 business days. But, we at Transcription Services US also provide 24-hour and ‘rush, super rush’ captioning services.