The television industry is an extremely competitive place right now, and the pressure from online-only streaming channels has put more pressure on TV executives to churn out high-quality content while making sure it is readily available to the audience across the world. High-quality television transcripts can help you up your video production game, and compete better which online players. This is because television transcripts can provide an easy reference point for editing footage, extracting sound bytes, submitting to broadcasting authority for approval, etc.
Our television transcription services consist of bespoke post-production transcripts, timecoded transcripts, subtitles in multiple languages, captions, and transcript translation. Our services have helped our global clients in the television industry regain their competitive edge while fine-tuning their go-to-market strategy.
Television Transcription Services We Offer
We offer a host of services which are incredibly beneficial to our clients while ensuring we stick to the deadlines. Over our 20 years of experience, we have worked on a variety of television content, ranging from educational videos to soap operas, and have streamlined our services to suit the requirements of our international clients. We understand the nuances of transcription and our team of transcriptionists have the required skills to deliver at the highest platform. Our television series transcription services cover a wide area of television programming, and include the following services -
Educational Show Transcription
Educational shows are harder to transcribe as compared to other tv shows, especially because they deal with facts and figures which unless transcribed properly can lead your entire post-production astray. Our television transcription for educational content covers a variety of different educational programming including documentaries, news programs, reality shows, children's educational programs, etc.
Entertainment Television Transcription
Entertainment shows make up the bulk of our work and require strict adherence to deadlines since they follow a seasonal airing routine. This means you need access to high-quality transcripts as soon as possible. Our television series transcription services cover both your captioning and transcription needs and cover a wide variety of entertainment programs such as daily sitcoms, dramas, reality shows, game shows, TV movies, etc.
Sports Television Transcription
Transcripts for sports shows usually contain a lot of mistakes because service providers either run it through software or do not have experienced resources working on them. Sports shows have a large amount of background noise and multiple voice overlays, all of which can be removed easily by our experienced transcriptionists. Over services include live sports transcripts delivered on the same day, recorded events transcription, and highlights transcription.
News Broadcast Transcription
News programming needs transcription to save for a future date and is a great way to release the footage and the transcript early to your sources. Since time is of the essence in this process, we ensure we deliver all your transcripts in as short a time as possible. We cover both general analysis and headlines, as well as lengthy debates.
Television Recordings and Interview Transcription
Most interviews and television recordings need a transcript to be generated as soon as possible in order to give it to the publicist of the celebrity or person who was interviewed. We provide high-quality transcripts for stand-alone interviews, documentaries, etc.
Reality Show Transcription
Reality shows are all the rage nowadays and are one of the main TRP earners for television broadcasters around the world. Our experienced transcriptionists can easily convert all the audible parts of the reality show into an easy-to-read transcript while identifying each speaker. We can also add brief descriptions of the scene if required.
Talk Show Transcription
While most talk shows stick to a pre-defined pattern, they also involve multiple guests and a host conversing with each other. Unlike other TV shows, the format is quite casual and there is heavy use of slang. Once again our team of transcriptionists leverages their prowess to transcribe each and every element of the talk show while retaining the slang vocabulary.
Television Transcription Services - Our Key Differentiators
As a premier television transcription company, we believe that a high-quality, perfect transcript can serve you not only in post-production and distribution but also over your requirements for subtitles, extras, etc. Our team consists of exceptional talent in the field of transcription and our ability to support multiple clients across the world at the same time without ever dropping the ball is a big reason why we have so many repeat clients. Some of the main reasons which set us apart from our competitors include -
Support for Post-production Transcription
Ask any broadcaster and they will tell you that the post-production stage is one of the most nerve-wracking things about getting a show on TV. There are different cuts that need to get approval from the publishers and the broadcasters, and they need entire show transcripts so that they can skim through the dialogs lists consisting of dialogue IDs, speaker IDs, and specific time codes.
We ensure that the final post-production transcript contains all these details and more, such as scene breakdowns, setup descriptions, act breaks, etc. With our experience and knowledge of this domain, we ensure most of the backend work is taken care of, ensuring a much smoother post-production process.
Transcription of Raw File Footage
When the final edits are being made to a television show, they need to skim through the raw footage continuously so they do not miss out on an important part. Such edits are made easy with a solid transcript, as they can then easily search for the key phrases or context and then work on the final cut. We transcribe such raw footage with ease, helping you edit the tv show in a much better way. Our raw footage transcription techniques make use of proprietary transcription templates which further make it easy for you to work on the final edit as well.
Support for Subtitling and Closed-captioning
Subtitles and closed-captions today are all the more important as most publishers and broadcasters try to reach out to the maximum number of people and attract a wider audience from multiple countries. Adding subtitles or closed-captions for your videos can take them to the next level, opening up new areas for content discovery and audience relations which you never enjoyed before.
As your chosen television transcription service provider we can work on extremely accurate subtitles and captions for your tv content, and also translate the same into multiple languages such as Russian, German, etc.
Other Services You Can Benefit From
Why Outsource Television Transcription Services to FWS?
For Flatworld, the satisfaction of our clients is of paramount importance. We have worked on projects worldwide of varying complexity, and throughout it all, we have managed to deliver the heist quality results. We routinely work on more than 50,000 hours of content per year, making us one of the best transcription service providers for outsourcing.
By partnering with you can gain from the following -
We specialize in verbatim transcription ensuring everything that is being said is captured accurately as part of the transcript. There is no filler or additional material, ensuring the transcript remains just the way you would prefer it.
At FWS, we adhere to international ISO quality standards for all our processes, ensuring the accuracy of our transcription services never falls down below 99%. Add to this our high-tech transcription platform and stage-based QC checks, and you can rest assured that the output you receive will maintain our quality promise through and through.
Support for Multiple Accents And Dialects
Having worked with broadcasters around the world, we have built up expertise in working with multiple languages and dialects. By making sure we cover clients from different nations, we provide exceptional support for languages which might not find acceptance elsewhere.
Adherence to Deadlines
Our streamlined processes and our experience in handling multiple projects all work towards painting one single picture, that of us being sticklers for deadlines. We believe in completing projects before their time is up, and based upon our clients' requirements, can speed up the delivery of the project just to ensure 100% satisfaction.
All our transcriptionists come with expansive resumes and wide domain expertise in this particular field. We also employ many native speakers for languages including English, German, etc. ensuring the transcription output follows the linguistic intricacies properly.
One-stop-shop for All Your Needs
Having worked in the field of transcription for more than 20 years, we have built an enviable ancillary service channel to help your customers save on costs while receiving access to the best we have to offer. Our one-stop-solution involves services for closed captions and translation, all of which are extremely important if you want to compete well in the field of television production and programming.
Our transcription charges suit the market requirement and are probably one of the most customizable offerings in the industry. This is because we only charge for what we are undertaking, have zero hidden charges, and ensure a host of flexible options for your needs.
Dedicated Project Manager
When you choose us as your partner, we will assign a dedicated project manager who will be the single point of contact for all your needs. This manager will keep you updated about the latest project developments and resolve any kind of issues that you may have.
Our services are easily scalable and can be ramped up as and when the client needs it. We have the required skills, talents, bandwidth, and resources to easily increase the service requirements for the client within a quick time.
All our teams are available at all times to assist our clients in every possible way. Our sales teams, call center executives, and project managers are available via phone or email to answer your queries at any hour of the day.
Client Success Stories
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Outsource Television Transcription Services to Flatworld Solutions
Not only are the transcriptions I've ordered very accurate, but the prices are extremely reasonable, the turnaround time is quick and the customer service is excellent!Patricia F,
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At Flatworld Solutions, we work together with a dedicated team of professional transcriptionists to meet any timeframe you require, without letting it affect the quality of the output. Unlike most of our competitors, we are fully conversant with the language that the television industry speaks, its nuances, and its jargons. This puts us completely at home with even the most challenging requirements.
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