Timecode Transcription Overview

This article is a brief introduction to timecode and how it relates to transcription. If you'd like a technical definition of timecode then read Wikipedia's definition of timecode, this article strictly deals with timecode transcription.  A transcriptionist will encounter timecode when a video editor or producer requests a transcript with timecode. Timecode is a time reference … Continue reading Timecode Transcription Overview

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Audio Transcription in the Digital Age

Prior to the digital age audio transcription was completed using tape cassettes. Media producers would record their interviews, focus groups, and speeches on a tape and send them to a transcriber.  The process would sometimes involve an additional step of exporting footage from a camera or videotape onto an audio cassette. Nowadays we have the … Continue reading Audio Transcription in the Digital Age