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Gabriele Nannetti | Elance
 
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Gabriele Nannetti

Swift and versatile English-Italian translator
   Italy
Livorno
  |  9:16 am Local Time

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $14

If you need a hard-working, down-to-earth, swift and honest English -> Italian translator, please look elsewhere... ahem, I mean... look at me, cause I'm your man!

I've been translating since 2004; my qualities include an extensive vocabulary in both languages, an above average (700) words-per-hour rate and the ability to provide vibrant adaptations of peculiar sentences and play-on-words. I'm a writer of short stories with some publications in my mother language, so I know how to avoid dull or overly formal translations.

I've translated...

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Apr 23, 2015|Translation|$82|Completed
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5.0
Feb 24, 2015|Translation|$35|Completed
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5.0
Jan 9, 2015|Editing & Proofreading|$156|Completed
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5.0

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Portfolio

I've packed up several past assignments in this .pdf: each one has its own description...

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Service Description

English-Italian translator since 2004. I can also provide localization & subtitling (English->Italian), proofreading & editing (monolingual - Italian), voice-over (monolingual - Italian; only basic tasks).

RELEVANT EXPERIENCE

The following are just examples (one per type) of my past experiences as an English-Italian translator / subtitling creator. You can find more details in the "Employment" section of my Elance profile.

English-Italian translator of various digital content, including (one example per type):
- Advertising: undisclosed content – Kalimera Business SRL
- Movie subtitles: "The cat: eyes that see death" – private commissioner
- Video-games (localization): 5 Days a Stranger – fullyramblomatic.com
- Articles: It doesn't work – fullyramblomatic.com
- Stories: The Turnip Princess (fairytale) – radiocage.it
- Poems: The road not taken – private commissioner


QUALITIES

- Versatile: my lexicon in both Italian and English and my experience as a writer of articles, stories and poems allows me to match different writing styles and preserve the feel of the original text. Moreover, even though my points of strength are technology, religion and politics, I have at least a basic knowledge in any other main topic, including show business and finance.
- Accurate: I can provide 100% accurate translations without them sounding overly dull or unnatural.
- Creative: I'm especially talented in translating language-based jokes, rhymes and play on words, preserving the...

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Employment

Quill O' The Wisp
Project-manager, game-designer, programmer and tra
2010 - Present
Project-manager, game-designer, programmer and translator for the video-game “Forge: Loom Sequel”. My duties include: . Managing every aspect of the development, including recruitment,...
Private commissioner
English-Italian translator
2014 - 2014
I've translated (and adapted to preserve rhymes) several Robert Frost's poems from English to Italian.
Kalimera Business SRL
Translator on a freelance basis
2014 - 2014
English-Italian translation task (business conduct clause)
Kalimera Business SRL
Translator on a freelance basis
2014 - 2014
English-Italian translation task (medical)
Kalimera Business SRL
Translator on a freelance basis
2014 - 2014
English-Italian translation task (advertising / personal care products)
Several private clients
Private tutor (Italian, English & more, see below)
2007 - 2014
Private lessons teacher for middle and high school students in the following subjects: Italian, English, Latin, Maths, Computer Science.
Radiocage.it
Journalist and radio-speaker
2011 - 2013
My duties included: . Writing news articles, with topics such as technology, politics, religion, show business. . Hosting a weekly radio-show focused on the relationships between religion and...
Delos Books
Writer of a short story
2011 - 2012
Title of the book: "365 Racconti sulla fine del mondo" Title of the short story: "A volte è meglio non sapere" The book has been published and sold in libraries and online stores since March 2012.
Casa editrice "I Sognatori"
Writer of a short story
2011 - 2011
Title of the book: "Il cerchio capovolto - vol. 2" Title of the short story: "La sfida" The book has been published and sold in online stores since December 2011.
Giulio Perrone Editore
Writer of a short-story
2011 - 2011
Title of the book: "All'improvviso in un giorno qualunque" Title of the short story: "In un batter d'occhi" The book has been published and sold in physical libraries since December 2011.
Private commissioner (web community)
English-Italian subtitle translator
2011 - 2011
I've translated the subtitles of the movie "The cat: two eyes that see death" from English to Italian.
Ben Croshaw - Fullyramblomatic.com
English-Italian translator
2008 - 2009
Localization of the horror adventure video-game "5 Days a Stranger" from English to Italian.

Education

University of Pisa, Italy
Laurea Triennale Informatica (Computer Science)
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Liceo Cecioni of Livorno, Italy
Experimental Science High School Diploma
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