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German to English
French to English
Dutch to English
Italian to English

Michael Hariton
Fine Arts + Advertising Specialist

New York, New York, United States
Local time: 05:41 EST (GMT-5)

Native in: English Native in English
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Professional and friendly language services: Translation + DTP
Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified member
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Voiceover (dubbing), Subtitling, MT post-editing
Specializes in:
Art, Arts & Crafts, PaintingAdvertising / Public Relations
Business/Commerce (general)Wine / Oenology / Viticulture
Medical (general)Tourism & Travel

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Words translated: 847
German to English - Rates: 0.08 - 0.14 EUR per word / 35 - 50 EUR per hour
French to English - Rates: 0.08 - 0.14 EUR per word / 35 - 50 EUR per hour
Dutch to English - Rates: 0.08 - 0.14 EUR per word / 35 - 50 EUR per hour
Italian to English - Rates: 0.08 - 0.14 EUR per word / 25 - 40 EUR per hour
Preferred currency EUR
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 8, Questions answered: 6, Questions asked: 4
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 13
Translation education Bachelor's degree - City University of New York
Experience Years of translation experience: 17. Registered at Aug 2006. Became a member: Nov 2006.
Credentials German to English (DAAD-Fulbright-Kommission)
French to English (EuroTexte, Paris; Adverbage, UK)
Dutch to English (City University of New York (Hunter College))
Italian to English (City University of New York (Hunter College))
Memberships ATA, PEN International, Fulbright Association/DAAD, ProZ Platinum Member since November, 2006, Translators Café TC Master Member since November, 2006, ALTA
Software Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Frontpage, Indesign, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, InDesign, Mac platform, PowerPoint, QuarkXpress, XML/HTML, Powerpoint, QuarkXPress, SDL TRADOS, SDLX, Wordfast
CV/Resume CV/Resume (PDF)English (PDF)
Conference participation Conferences attendedProZ/TV Credentials
Training sessions attended Trainings
Professional practices Michael Hariton endorses's Professional Guidelines (v1.1).

Michael Hariton Fulbright Fellow with 15 years’ professional experience

“Arts Specialist: Prompt, professional, precise”

Languages: German>English
Translation; Editing; Proofreading; Voice-over; Website localisation; Copywriting; Transcreation

Areas of Expertise and Interest
Advertising, Archaeology, Art, Art History, eBusiness, Humanities, Fiction/Scripts, Linguistics, 1993–Present
Independent Translator, Editor
Translation: Clients + Projects

• Art book: Willi Baumeister (1889-1955): Creator from the Unknown>/
Gastronomy/Tourism:: Le Clos de Grâce guest houses:
Exhibition catalogue: From Monet to Picasso, Albertina Museum:
Artist monograph:(Italian Renaissance): Martina Harms, Matteo Civitali, Bildhauer der Fruhrenaissance in Lucca, 1995
Book: Chinese Mythology: Stories of Creation and Invention:
Website: Tourism Regional Development:
Website:Wine: L'Ostal Cazes

Translation: Memberships
• American Translators Association (ATA)
• American Literary Translators Association (ALTA)
• Fulbright Foundation for International Education
• International PEN Association
• ProZ Platinum Member:
• Traducteurs Sans Frontières
• Translators Café TC Master:
Marketing, Music, Musical Instruments, Psychology, Tourism, and Web-related Technologies

Translator, editor, proofreader (text and graphics), and DTP expert since 1995; projects and document types localized:

Advertising copy, Art catalogues, Commercial correspondence, Conference transcripts, Fiction, Journal articles, Marketing brochures, Poetry, Posters, Press releases, and Websites

Postgraduate study (M.A.): Universität des Saarlandes (Germany) and City University of New York Graduate Center

Fulbright Scholar: Deutsche Akademischer Austauschdienst (DAAD): Germany

B.A., Magna cum Laude, German + French Language and Literature, City University of New York (Hunter College), New York, NY, USA

Professional Memberships:
• American Literary Translators Association
• American Translators Association
• Fulbright Association
• International PEN Association


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: 8
(All PRO level)

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German to English8
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Poetry & Literature4

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Keywords: ads, advertising, art, articles, artikel, autor, belletristik, bildung, books, branding, brochures, broschüren, commercials, computerspiele, , conferences, copywriter, corporate communications, , dramen, drehbücher, dvd, ecommerce, e-commerce, editing, editor, education, e-learning, entertainment, fernsehen, fiction, film, geisteswissenschaften, humanities, journalism, journalismus, kino, konferenzen, korrektorat, kunst, lektor, lektorat, letters, liedtexte, lyrics, marketing, media, medical, medien, movies, multimedia, music, musik, , Tnachrichten, narration, narrator, news, non-fiction, personalwesen, philosophie, philosophy, phone, plays, pr, press releases, pressemitteilungen, proofreading, public relations, redigieren, reisen, religion, sachberichten, screenplays, scripts, spiele, subtitles, teleplays, television, texter, theater, tourism, tourismus, travel, , unterhaltung, untertitel, video, voiceovers, web sites, websites, werbespots, werbung, writer, traductions littéraires, français, anglais, Deutsch, German, French, literary, expressionismus, expressionism, expressionisme, feuilletons, Belletristik, technologie, arts humains, poésie, sida, fidelité, psycholgie, Gestalt, poetry, Marken, Transcreation

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Oct 8, 2019

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