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Average Writing Freelancer Feedback Score

Writing oDesk freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.83.

4.83
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Jon S.

Jon S.

Video and audio production.

United States - Last active: 7 days ago - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 13

Hi, I'm Jon Simpson - thank you for visiting my profile. I am a multi-media artist and producer that specializes in creating across a broad range of visual, audio and conceptual contexts. Since earliest memory I have been very diversely creative and I am now utilizing a wide array of professional design tools that channel that ever-expanding experience within the digital realm. As a "generalist" artist I seek to master and stay current with each software tool, not merely to maintain cutting edge capability, but also to maximize and expand the creative options available to myself and my clients. My primary video/2D animation software is Adobe After Effects (5 years), which is now integrated with and partnering with Maxon's Cinema 4D, my 3D software. I am currently ranked in the top 20 out of more than 6,000 on the oDesk After Effects skills test, and in the top 2 percentile on the basic English skills test. For audio, I have been producing in Adobe Audition for over 10 years, everything from music composition (5 instruments across diverse genres, including full symphonic orchestration), to managing multi-language voice overs, world-class singers, genuine foley sound effects, podcasts, instructional courses, children's stories and more: http://www.reverbnation.com/AvalonStudios I also have more than 7 years of experience in Photoshop and Flash and over 3 years with Illustrator, Camtasia and Cinema 4D. Educationally, I have a Bachelor's degree in philosophy from the University of North Florida with subsequently highly developed critical writing skills, able to help you with scripts, articles, copy, editing and much more. I am in the -5 GMT time zone but as I am willing to accommodate any time zone and schedule, my availability is very flexible and generous. Contract-wise, I enjoy doing various kinds of projects but I am also interested in developing long-term relationships in more specific contexts with individuals and organizations I resonate with. Please enjoy examples of my work in my oDesk portfolio, read client reviews, and feel free to contact me, even if you just have questions and want to explore possibilities. I look forward to the opportunity of creating with you! Jon

$38.89 /hr
1,137 hours
4.95
Ann-'libby' L.

Ann-'libby' L.

Master's Degree in Psych with 6 Year Business Owne...

United States - Last active: 9 days ago - Tests: 9

Recent feedback: "An exceptional choice, who is thoughtful, concerned about project quality, delivery, and communication. Puts quality of work and delivery above all other concerns. She was willing to go beyond expectations, by offering ideas and suggestions that clearly demonstrate an interest in our business and product, helping us reformulate our services in such a way, that we ourselves understood it better. Our organization couldn't be happier or more pleased, and we will continue to request's Libby's services again and again." My goal is to provide timely services to companies or individuals in need of editing/writing professionals. I have strong conceptualization skills for the business of psychology and the realization of psychological constructs online. I am able to work on a part-time basis with a combined project load of 40 hours/wk maximum. I am quick, efficient, and meet deadlines. My background includes editing/writing for psychology, business, blogs, curriculum, real estate, and environmental engineering. I am an effective manager for writing teams. Thank you for your consideration.

$55.56 /hr
1,980 hours
5.00
Andrew Wetmore

Andrew Wetmore Agency Contractor

Expert writer, editor, proofreader, content provid...

Canada - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 9

I've been working with words since I learned what words are. I love the way they let me deliver an urgent message, a funny anecdote, or essential information to the people who will want to know. I have published short stories, articles, reviews, and full-length books. My plays, screenplays, and audio plays have been produced and published. I am currently writing two choose-your-own-adventure games, a medium that lets the reader help build the story. As an editor, my job is to clear away the clutter of grammatical errors,awkward word choices, and other text issues so readers aren't disrupted and can move easily with the flow of your text. I have been associate editor of a publishing house, editor of two newspapers, and dramaturg of a collective of playwrights. I am an excellent proofreader and redactor. As a content provider I have written web content, marketing collateral, advertising (print, radio, and web), brochures, speeches, and incidental materials. In the software world I have been a part of, and have occasionally managed, technical documentation teams for several companies large and small. I have produced help documentation, knowledge-base articles, tutorials, and many kinds of internal document. Your text is important to you. Therefore it is very important to me. === I am also a trained voice talent and performer, and have recorded hundreds of hours of tutorials, audio books, advertisements, and other materials.

Associated with: Cottage 14
$25.00 /hr
152 hours
4.93
Juan pablo A.

Juan pablo A.

Music-Audio/Video-Voiceover Artist-Photo

United States - Last active: 29 days ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 17

I have over 12 years experience in Music audiovisual and media, I'm a reliable and hard working business partner and assure you to deliver just high quality products within a turn-around time of 48 hours or less. I DO: -MUSIC, Like games, Movies, sound design for commercials, theater, pageants, short movies, singers, mobile sound design, to your marriage, bands. etc -VOICEOVERs, SINGER & TRANSLATION services (English & Spanish) & sing for Courses, Songs, Applications, Call-centers, Web sites & Enterprise services -VIDEO PRODUCTION, edition and Post-production -Photography -Audio, Guitar, Keyboards, Voice-over & sing Recording -CD Mastering, Sound Design, Vocal Pitch Correction, Audio Mixing, Audio Mastering, -Professional recording, editing mixing and mastering quality. -Audio Restoration, loops, karaoke, midi transcription, Scoring full -convert music to scores and reverse, post-production, score adaptation and transformation, music transcription.

$11.11 /hr
38 hours
4.99
Léa T.

Léa T.

French native speaker translator

United Kingdom - Last active: 13 days ago - Tests: 5

I'm a french native graduate in History, specialized in still and moving images. No particular education in linguistics or translation but profesionnal experiences and a solid private practice. Transcription, translation and subtitles editing experiences in scientific fields.Travels in British islands, translation practice as a hobby since the age of 12. I live in Edinburgh which makes english my daily language.

$16.00 /hr
90 hours
5.00
Natalija Natasa Pavicevic

Natalija Natasa Pavicevic

Passionate writer/photographer

Serbia - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 1

I am a wide range writer and a photographer as well. My ambition is something I will never give up on. By ambition, I consider a satisfaction with the done. Satisfaction is, in my world, writing and playing with words. That has always been my greatest passion. Not so much out of a wish that it will be liked by others but that it will be something that will be talked about. As most people think, this introduction is supposed to be ''serious'' enough for someone to decide to trust and believe you can do the job. If you ask me, it is something that should be intriguing enough for anyone to become interested to find out more. My vanity considers first few sentences to be enough. The rest is being written just because I am ''imaginative, creative, original'' and only with the hope that I have tickled your curiosity into being interested. To let the ''game'' begin there is only one word needed out of two possible. Yes or no.

$24.44 /hr
80 hours
4.83
Dimitris Plavoukos

Dimitris Plavoukos

Psychologist

Greece - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 2

Counseling Psychologist, B.A. in General Psych from the SUNY New Paltz, MSc studies in Counseling Psychology at the MMU in Manchester. Military Psychologists for one (1) year at the Psychiatric Military Hospital of Athens. Article writer and Editor for Aegean University Press, Foititelia (http://www.foititelia.gr) and currently for Pragmatikotita.gr (http://www.pragmatikotita.gr). HR/Recruiter for a telecommunication company. Currently an Independent Contractor with oDesk. Interested in assisting and translating papers, completing paperwork, essays, writing/contributing, blogs/books/studies on Psychological issues/topics & the Theater, acting, etc. Interested in screenwriting (screenwriting seminars at SUNY New Paltz under the guidance of NYU professor Julia Kiefer), creative writing, counseling via hotline, and/or translation (greek-to-english, english-to-greek).

$8.80 /hr
3,948 hours
4.81
Jurgen Van Shalkwyk

Jurgen Van Shalkwyk

Multi-skilled designer, performer, writer and edit...

South Africa - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 1

I have never been quite satisfied with just one field of work and for that reason; I have become adept at so many useful skills that apply to several work environments. This, in combination with a high I.Q and impeccable work ethic has helped me to excel in all these various fields. My skill-set includes; Translating, Technical and creative writing, Acting, Voice acting, Technical drawing and design, Graphic design, Illustration, Video editing and design, Sound editing and design, Music creation and Management or Team co-ordination. I graduated with a Cum Laude and as the Dux student of my course, majoring in Directing and Production Design at the University of Stellenbosch - South Africa (Officially recognized as on of the top Universities of Africa). Currently I am studying part-time in the field of Biology and more specifically, mycology. I can read, write and speak the following languages: Fluent English Fluent Afrikaans Moderate Spanish Moderate Dutch Basic isiXhosa Basic German Basic Dutch Basic Thai I been working for various companies and as a freelancer in the various fields mentioned above. My goal is to acquire ever more skills, and to become even more adept at the ones I already have. I am a hard worker and a keen learner and wise well beyond my years.

$25.00 /hr
0 hours
5.00
Emma Colina

Emma Colina

Expert Translator

Venezuela - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 7

Hello, I have an MBA in Business Administration and graduated top of my class. I am a Native Spanish speaker, I also speak Native English having lived and studied 8 years in the USA. I am an expert translator and have worked with all kinds of documents in the past. I have 3 years' experience in translating a variety of content from English-Spanish/ Spanish-English. A few examples: books, thesis, cards, letters, legal documentation, manuals, blogs, social media posts, religious documents, apps, bible studies, devotionals, web pages, SEO pages, manuals, presentations, etc. My attentive, responsible work ethic will assure you quality, reliable work. I use my great time management skills so you can be sure you'll receive your work on time!

$10.00 /hr
0 hours
5.00
Monique C.

Monique C.

English Language Artist

Trinidad and Tobago - Last active: 4 days ago

I am a multi-talented creative thinker with an academic twist. I have always loved art and writing but I studied Psychology and Economics at University instead. I started my career tutoring young adults as well as children with special needs and only recently returned to my love of art by taking courses in Graphic Design. All of this means that I can draw from many different sources of experience to produce excellent results in a host of different fields. I look forward to working with you!

$30.00 /hr
1 hours
4.83