the A-Z of Take 1
Give us an A! Give us a B! It's the Take 1 A to Z for no better reason than we thought it would be great fun (and educational too!) So here are 26 great reasons to choose us for your project. (tip: point mouse in each to zoom!)
From only £11.90 per 1000 words, our transcription rates are very competitive.
Every client is different, so here at Take1, we will tailor a solution to fit your exact requirements.
With the capacity to handle over 20.000 hours of content per year, we can provide closed captions or subtitles for your next project.
DFXP files are an easy way to import caption data in an online media player, and can power your captions, increasing accesibility.
Our T1000 transcription encoder sits on your network creating proxy files from your Avid or FCP storage. It's fast and easy too!
We can deliver transcripts in under 12 hours. Some clients even need 4hr turnarounds which we can accommodate!
With offices in London, LA and Latin America, and with clients and staff all over the world, we are truly a global company.
Our typists and translators are all freelance and all work from home. There are now over 300 of them.
We are constantly innovating to win business and keep ourselves ahead of the competition. What can we invent for you?
There are now seven members of Take1 staff whose name starts with "j"- Julia, Jimmy, Jennie, Josh, Janine, Jo & Joanne!
After 15 years in the business, we really know our stuff! From timecode to file-types, pricing to XML. If we don't know, it's not worth knowing!
Our translation team can take your content from or into any world language. Arabic to Zulu and everything in between..
In modern tapeless workflows, metadata is king. Our transcripts are an essential piece of metadata helping you track who said what and when, and on which roll.
You can only work at Take1 if you are really nice. Being nice to our customers makes them feel happy, and is all part of the service.
Our new head office in Kent has over 4,000 sq ft of open plan space, packed with loads of cool stuff. Come and see us!
Our list of clients and projects is nothing short of staggering. We've worked on everything from Horizon to Hell's Kitchen.
Gone are the days of tapes & DVD's, simply upload quicktime files to us and you'll have your transcripts back in no time. We're still happy to take your DVDs too!
R & D
It's essential we stay ahead of the curve so we have on-going R & D to find faster, sharper and smarter ways of doing what we do.
No need to worry about your content accidentally ending up on youtube. Our file movements are encrypted and very secure.
Our sliding scale makes it easy to find a turnaround time that fits your budget. Choose from 6, 12, 24, 48 and 72 hours.
Uploading files to us is easy. Just go to www.take1.tv or send them via FTP if you prefer. We have Aspera, Digidelivery & Signiant too!
The network infrastructure of choice for 99 of the FTSE 100 companies, we are using VMWare virtual servers to ensure 100% uptime and full disaster recovery.
Our services are designed to fit with your workflow. Hot folders, file movements & notifications is what we do!
Transcripts can be delivered as XML files which import into your media asset management system or database. Great for search, publishing or syndication.
Yes is our middle name, We will move mountains and perform miracles with our "yes" attitude.
We type while you sleep! Our typing pools in the UK and Australia mean your transcripts will be ready in the morning...