An Illustrated Guide To Simple Translation
We look at how to
translate video content. Translation is the communication of the meaning of a source-language text by means of an equivalent target-language text1. In brief, we will (i)
upload a video, (ii)
add text, (iii)
translate the video text, (iv) download a
We need a
sample videoto work with, and will use the Big Bunny video from Sample Video’s.
Click on the
New Itembutton to create an item. Then, and upload the video as per the below.
Now, we are going to add some text. This text will be translated in the next step. Click on
Text Overlays, add an overlay, and add text as per below image. It should be noted, we have used font 60, and used a yellow text colour.
Play the video to see below. It should be noted, this is a
Text Overlay, and not a
Caption. We could also have used a caption here if required.
The next step will be a translation, we will translate ‘Hello World’ to German. Use the
Action -> Translate, and select the required language. Note: Cost shown below is indicative, all documentation is written using our UAT environment.
Once complete, the process produces the below. Congratulations, you have translated your video.
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