Member since Mar '11

Working languages:
Russian to English

Nicky Brown
Lover of Russian Language and Culture

United Kingdom
Local time: 23:10 GMT (GMT+0)

Native in: English Native in English
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified member
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Subtitling, Transcription, Desktop publishing
Specializes in:
Environment & EcologyEnergy / Power Generation
Poetry & LiteratureGeneral / Conversation / Greetings / Letters
Government / PoliticsLaw (general)
MusicPetroleum Eng/Sci
Photography/Imaging (& Graphic Arts)Printing & Publishing

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 76, Questions answered: 46, Questions asked: 51
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Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 2
Translation education Master's degree - University of Leeds
Experience Years of experience: 10. Registered at Jun 2009. Became a member: Mar 2011. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
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Memberships ITI
Software Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, DejaVu, Indesign, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, OmegaT, Passolo, Powerpoint, QuarkXPress, SDL TRADOS, Wordfast
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I am a fully-qualified translator from Russian into English (UK) and English is my mother tongue. I graduated from the University of Leeds with a first class honours in Russian Studies and was awarded the Tchertkoff Prize for academic excellence. I also have a Masters in Applied Translation Studies from the University of Leeds.

Following my graduation in 2010, I spent six months working full-time for a well-known and renowned historian translating letters written in the 1940s and 1950s - a total of 200,000 words. My translations formed the basis of his book published in the spring of 2012 and I was the sole translator for the entire project. These letters covered all areas and subject matters - emotional, historical and social, philosophical and technical (both correspondees were physicians). Since then I have worked on various other projects, including 100,000+ words for, an online international relations/politics journal.

I am hard-working and organised, able to work well to deadlines, with a great passion for the Russian language. I always endeavour to deliver high-quality translations tailored to each individual client's needs on time and within budget.

To find out more, please visit my website:
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Total pts earned: 76
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Russian to English76
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Mar 28, 2019

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