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Working languages:
English to French

François-Xavier Torrentz
Freelance Translator EN>FR

United States
Local time: 17:30 EDT (GMT-4)

Native in: French 
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About me
A native of France with an educational background in English, French, linguistics, and foreign language acquisition. I also have experience as a consecutive interpreter and voice-over talent.

I am freelance translator/editor and a contractor for Feral Interactive, Ltd., a London, UK based, leading publisher of Macintosh and Linux games, through Lingua Franca ( http://www.cortig.net/localisations/), a group of translators specializes in French localizations of Mac software.

Professional Certificate and affiliation:
- English to French Certificate in Translation from New York University School of Professional Studies.
Translation coursework highlights include: Commercial, Marketing and Advertising, Human Resources, and Technical translation.

- Member of the American Translators Association

Areas of expertise include:
- Video games (in-game strings, manuals, marketing collaterals, game-specific mini sites, press releases);
- Websites;
- Open source software;
- User interfaces;
- Technical instructions;
- Cloud-based applications (BPM, ERP, CRM);
- Marketing; Advertising;
- Commercial documentation;
- NGO publications;
- Voice-over and Post-editing.
This user has earned KudoZ points by helping other translators with PRO-level terms. Click point total(s) to see term translations provided.

Total pts earned: 160
PRO-level pts: 136


Top languages (PRO)
English to French103
French to English33
Top general fields (PRO)
Other35
Tech/Engineering28
Art/Literary20
Bus/Financial20
Marketing20
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Top specific fields (PRO)
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters20
Tourism & Travel16
History8
Law: Contract(s)8
Other8
Construction / Civil Engineering8
Games / Video Games / Gaming / Casino8
Pts in 15 more flds >

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Keywords: Translation, Localization, L10n, French, English, Linguistics, Arts, Literature, History, Social Sciences, Video games, Game-specific mini sites, Press releases, Subtitling, Software, User interfaces, UI, Websites, Cloud-based applications, ERP, Marketing, Marketing collaterals, Advertising, Humanities


Profile last updated
Feb 15



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