Danish Subtitling Services

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Danish subtitling company in the UK

Send your project viral with the help of the UK’s leading Danish subtitling company.  Add Danish subtitles to a variety of content, including  business presentations, corporate and educational videos, e-learning courses, feature films, promo videos and many more.

Whether you have one video or many, we can help. You’ll get an all-inclusive, cost-effective and hassle-free subtitling solution. We work with a global network of professional subtitlers, but you deal directly with us and can trust us to deliver your project to your specifications.

Our in-house subtitlers and project managers are equipped with industry-standard subtitling software and will thoroughly check all subtitle files before delivery, so you don’t need to worry. 

With more than 15 years experience in the subtitling field you are in safe hands.  Rest assured you’ll receive accurately timed and perfectly translated Danish subtitles!

Whether you are a corporate client or a translation or production company, we’ll adapt to your needs so that you can add video translation services to your portfolio of services. 

We are only a call or email away or, if you prefer, you can visit our get-a-quote page to discuss your subtitling project in detail. You’ll receive spot on Danish subtitles to suit your project and needs.

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Benefits of Using GoLocalise as your Subtitling Service Provider

WOW your clients with first-class English and foreign language subtitles.

Stringent quality control processes - subtitling templates created and checked in-house, and timed to professional standards.

Industry-standard Subtitling Software used to create subtitles that are perfectly timed to the exact frame and aesthetically positioned around shot changes.

Experienced native subtitlers able to translate the meaning whilst respecting the style and space constraints specific to subtitling.

All subtitles are thoroughly Quality Checked by our experienced project managers before final delivery.

You’ll receive ready-to-use videos with burnt-in subtitles - open captions - that are ready to be uploaded to your website. You can customise the style and look of the subtitles (font, size, colour, positioning, etc.).

Subtitles that can be switched on and off in multiple languages - closed captions – ready to be uploaded to YouTube or Vimeo channels, DVD or Blu-Ray.

On-screen text and captions in your video can be translated and graphically edited, so that you receive a flawless foreign language version.

Reach a wider audience with SDH subtitles - Subtitles for the Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing.

Working Alongside Translation and Production Companies

Having a strong audiovisual department on your side makes all the difference!

With GoLocalise you get an experienced and motivated team of professionals that work regularly alongside translation and production companies. We understand the technical requirements necessary to produce perfect foreign language and English subtitles. Our project managers will assist you along the way and we’ll break down the process and present it to you without the big words or technical industry jargon, so you don’t need to worry about the technical aspects and can simply concentrate on growing your business. By working with GoLocalise you’ll be able to offer additional services, i.e., translation, subtitling and voice overs to your clients, with a partner who will deliver and on whom you can truly rely.

When working with translation companies we provide easy-to-follow guidelines so that you can provide your own translations for us to “convert” into subtitles, or we can take the entire project off your hands and keep things simple for you – whatever you prefer!

We’re equally used to working with production companies, so we can deliver your subtitles in any language and format of your choice – either burning-in the subtitles onto the video for you, or supplying you with an XML or PNG files for you to do yourself – Adobe After Effects and Final Cut Pro ready files.

Professional Subtitling Formats

Whether you want English or foreign language subtitles, GoLocalise is the answer!

We can adapt and time your own translation into subtitle format or create foreign language subtitles in any language from scratch, including English subtitles and SDH (Subtitling for the Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing).

You can choose to receive your subtitles in over 40 formats, including: AQT, ASC, ASS, CIP, DAR, DAS, DAT, DKS, FDX, FPC, HTML, JS, JSS, LRC, MPL, MTL, OVR, PAC, PAN, PJS, RT, RTF, S2K, SAMI, SBT, SBV, SCC, SIF, SMI, SON, SRF, SRT, SSA, SST, SSTS, STL, STL, STP, SUB, TTS, TXT, USF, VKT, VSF, VTT, XML and ZEG.

We work with you so that you get the perfect subtitles to suit your needs.

Open captions

Ready-to-use videos with burnt-in subtitles, ready to be uploaded to your website. You can customise the style and look of the subtitles (font, size, colour, positioning, etc.).

Closed captions

Subtitles that can be switched on and off in multiple languages. These can easily be uploaded to your YouTube or Vimeo videos, DVD or Blu-Ray.

Danish Subtitling Testimonial

Golocalise are our supplier of choice for all our subtitling and transcription needs. After years of hassle trying to do it all in-house we have found their service to be a revelation in terms of speed, flexibility and costs. Their team is extremely responsive and can always turnaround requests, in any language, within our short deadlines. We can confidently rely on them to provide any deliverables without ever worrying about the accuracy of the subtitling.

Adam Ruddick

Head of Production at Casual Films

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Reach A Wider Audience with Danish Subtitles

Don't leave your important communication to chance. Make sure your message is clearly understood by your audience and choose GoLocalise for your next Danish subtitling project.

WOW your clients with first-class Danish subtitles – these will be perfectly timed to the exact frame and aesthetically positioned around shot changes, then thoroughly QCed by our experienced project managers before final delivery.

You will also benefit from having your own dedicated project manager – a single point of contact – to guide you through your project, answer any questions you may have and make things a whole lot easier.

The Subtitling Process in a Nutshell

1. Receipt of the final video. This can generally be in any format, as long as the subtitling provider has the facilities for converting the video into the format supported by their subtitling software. It is always recommended to double check with the provider whether they need to receive the video in a specific format.

2. Creation of an English template. Usually undertaken if translation into more than one language is required.

3. Sending the English template to the linguist for translation.

4. Receipt of translated subtitles from the subtitler. The subtitle file is imported onto the subtitling software in order to perform final quality checks and ensure that subtitles do not exceed reading speeds or go more than two lines.

5. If the results of the quality checks are not satisfactory, the subtitle file will be sent back to the 
translator and necessary amends will be requested.

6. After all the final checks have been completed and expectations have been met, the translated 
subtitle file is sent over to the client.

7. If burning-in is also required, the client needs to approve the translation. If any 
changes to the translation are requested, these need to be communicated to the subtitler and will be implemented if they do not affect readings speeds, maximum characters per line etc. If they cannot be implemented, this will be communicated to the client and alternatives will be suggested.

8. Once all changes have been implemented and the final version of the translation is ready, the burning-in process (if requested) will take place.

9. Your final video is ready, and will be delivered to you via WeTransfer, Hightail, Dropbox, FTP or another file-transfer service of your choice.

Caption and Graphic Editing

When localising and translating videos (whether you choose subtitling or voice over), you’ll find that often there are several elements that need to be localised. These elements can be on-screen graphics, text and/or captions.

Our expert project managers will review the video or project file and advise which elements would be best subtitled or graphically edited. If you do not have the project files, worry not; one of our expert editors will be able to re-create the graphics, captions and titles of your video.

Our expert editors work with a multitude of software: to localise graphics we use Adobe Photoshop or Illustrator; and Adobe After Effects and Final Cut Pro to create motion graphics and visual effects.

Once all elements are in the video, and the graphic elements have been created and localised, we can then rebuild the video and export it to whichever format and codec you need. We’ll prepare your video project for any platform, including PAL, NTSC, VOD, the Internet, smartphones, games consoles, mp3 players and tablets.

With our facilities and highly skilled operators, your videos are in safe hands!

Why Choose Us?

You deserve the best! Leave your project to the experts at GoLocalise so that you can relax and be assured of getting top-notch results.

Every single detail will be analysed, studied and looked after so that you do not need to worry. Some would say it’s not too classy to blow our own trumpet… but we just like to point out two very important details. We have achieved ISO 9001 Quality Management certification in recognition of our consistent performance and high standards, and ISO 14001 Environmental Management because we care about our planet!

And if you are still curious and want to know more about us, why not have a look at our Team or Awards pages.

Meet Your Expert Subtitling Project Manager

Your project will be in the safe hands of one of our multilingual project managers. They will guide you through every step and ensure you understand the process. Our industry has a tendency to use lots of technical jargon but your dedicated project manager will be on-hand to untangle the mess and explain all you need to know to ensure you only pay for what you need.

If you need help in choosing the right voice over talent to deliver your message then just ask your project manager. From booking our voice over recording studios to ensuring you project is delivered on time in your chosen media, relax and let your experienced project manager take care of everything. You will receive unparalleled attention-to-detail and customer focus at competitive prices. You'll wish everything was as easy as a GoLocalise voice over!

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Introducing GoLocalise

A Brief History of Danish

Danish is a North Germanic language spoken by around six million people, principally in Denmark and in the region of Southern Schleswig in northern Germany, where it has minority language status. There are also minor Danish-speaking communities in Norway, Sweden, the United States, Canada, Brazil and Argentina. Due to immigration and language shift in urban areas, around 15–20% of the population of Greenland speak Danish as their home language.

Along with the other North Germanic languages, Danish is a descendant of Old Norse, the common language of the Germanic peoples that lived in Scandinavia during the Viking Era. Danish, together with Swedish, derives from the East Norse dialect group, while the Old Norwegian dialects before the influence of Danish and Norwegian Bokmål are classified as West Norse along with Faroese and Icelandic. A more recent classification based on mutual intelligibility separates modern spoken Danish, Norwegian and Swedish as Mainland Scandinavian while Icelandic and Faroese are classified as Insular Scandinavian.

Until the 16th century, Danish was a continuum of dialects spoken from Schleswig to Scania with no standard variety or spelling conventions. With the Protestant Reformation and the introduction of printing, a standard language was developed which was based on the educated Copenhagen dialect. It spread through use in the education system and administration though German and Latin continued to be the most important written languages well into the 17th century. Following the loss of territory to Germany and Sweden, a nationalist movement adopted the language as a token of Danish identity, and the language experienced a strong surge in use and popularity with major works of literature produced in the 18th and 19th centuries. Today, traditional Danish dialects have all but disappeared, though there are regional variants of the standard language. The main differences in language are between generations, with youth language being particularly innovative.

Danish has a very large vowel inventory comprising 27 phonemically distinctive vowels, and its prosody is characterized by the distinctive phenomenon stød, a kind of laryngeal phonation type. Due to the many pronunciation differences that set apart Danish from its neighboring languages, particularly the vowels, difficult prosody and "weakly" pronounced consonants, it is sometimes considered to be a difficult language to learn and understand, and there is some evidence that small children are slower to acquire the phonological distinctions of Danish. The grammar is moderately inflective with strong (irregular) and weak (regular) conjugations and inflections. Nouns and demonstrative pronouns distinguish common and neutral gender. As in English, Danish only has remnants of a former case system, particularly in the pronouns, and it has lost all person marking on verbs. Its syntax is V2, with the finite verb always occupying the second slot in the sentence.

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The Complete Solution

Danish Audio and Video Translation Services

For maximum effect on reaching overseas markets we recommend combining your voice over and/or subtitles with our professional audiovisual translation services. Translating your content from or into Danish has never been easier!

When the time comes to take your brand or message global, you can trust GoLocalise to produce consistent top-notch quality.

You will be assigned an experienced project manager that will work with you to guarantee consistent terminology and ensure that all stylistic preferences promote your brand message effectively across all languages.

You can learn more about what our Danish audio and video translation services can do for you at our Danish audio and video translation services page or simply pick up the phone. We are always happy to run through any questions you may have.

Danish Voice Over Services

At GoLocalise nothing is too much hassle! The expert team of project managers and sound engineers are always on hand to help with your Danish recording needs – whatever the media and content. You’ll benefit from a company with over 15 years experience and in-house recording facilities!

Want to find out more about our Danish voice over services? Then, visit our Danish voice over page or simply pick up the phone. We are always happy to run through any questions you may have.

Perfect Voice Over Recording Studios

Your most discerning customers will thank you for choosing our modern state-of-the-art recording studios. Every detail has been carefully thought-through for your comfort, leaving you to simply focus on what matters most - the voice over session.

Your recordings will sound beautiful and crystal clear thanks to our high-end studio sound-proofing and audio equipment, i.e. ProTools HD and Neumann microphones.

Maximise your budget by reducing the need for retakes with the help of our experienced in-house sound engineers who will professionally capture and edit your audio. And for those recordings in languages which neither you nor your client speak, we’ll bring a qualified pro to your session to add that essential ingredient.

And to make you feel right at home, we provide high-speed Wi-Fi Internet and air-con is available. And last but not least, we have the biggest cookie jar you’ve ever seen, that’ll make your custom brew taste even sweeter!

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Translation

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Voice Over

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