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By Louise Fryer

An creation to Audio Description is the 1st complete, straightforward scholar advisor to the idea and perform of audio description, or media narration, supplying readers with the abilities wanted for the powerful translation of pictures into phrases for the blind and partially-sighted.


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A wide variety of examples – from movie to multimedia occasions and contact excursions in theatre, besides reviews all through from audio description clients, serve to demonstrate the subsequent key themes:




  • the background of audio description



  • the audience



  • the felony background



  • how to write down, organize and bring a script.


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Covering the most important genres of audio description and supplemented with routines and dialogue issues all through, this can be the fundamental textbook for all scholars and translators excited about the perform of audio description. Accompanying movie clips also are on hand at: https://www.routledge.com/products/9781138848177 and at the Routledge Translation experiences Portal: http://cw.routledge.com/textbooks/translationstudies/.

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