Hi! I'm Eric Azevedo
I'm an expert English - Portuguese translator, transcreator, writer and linguist, living in Brazil and ready to help you amplify your content for global impact.
Explore the numerous ways I can assist you in expanding your influence among Brazilian audiences with the range of linguistic services I provide.
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Find out how I have combined my solid and ever-growing academic qualifications with my interest in English translation and writing, balancing the practical aspects of business and my enthusiasm for linguistics.
Languages & Communication
With a strong interest in languages, I have transformed my passion for English and Spanish into a personal goal of making foreign content accessible in Portuguese. Through immersing myself in Brazilian culture and studying linguistics, I have gained valuable knowledge and practical tools that allow me to connect different languages and content.
Business, Accounting & Finance
My degree in Economics and Accounting from a top-100 University, as well as experience working in established financial institutions, made me appreciate the central role communication plays in these fields. However, deep down, my true passion lies in the world of languages.
Translation & Linguistic career
In 2019, I revived my translation career by starting my own business. In staying up-to-date with market trends and closely observing the needs of my clients, I continuously expand my capabilities. As a professional linguist, I offer a range of services as an expert translator and transcreator.
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I actively participate in professional associations and directories, collaborating with peers and staying ahead with continuous training on industry trends.
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I offer a range of services for your content needs in translation, transcreation, creative writing and linguistics. Feel free to reach out if you have any questions or projects to discuss!
Transforming English to Portuguese with precision and cultural flair. I enhance fluidity, accuracy, and cultural relevance, ensuring consistent terminology through meticulous research. Your content, perfectly adapted to its unique context.
When working with video and audio content translation, I use creativity to achieve immersive results for audiences. I am used to navigating challenges with specialized software, prioritizing synchronicity, cultural equivalence, and any possible requirements.
EDITING & PROOFREADING
I can help you review other translations, emphasizing precision and consistency. Whether comparing them to the source language or proofreading the final text, my goal is to enhance readability and overall impact, ensuring a consistently accurate result.
MTPE (Machine Translation Post-Editing)
If you have used machine translation for a draft or non-public purposes, I can work with that content and take it further. Adhering to ISO 18587 standards in Post-Editing, my focus is on maintaining quality and consistency. This involves correcting errors, refining terminology, and improving coherence, all without unnecessary rewrites.
I can make you product reach and provide complete user experiences in new markets. I cover everything from software and documentation to translation and cultural adaptation. My focus is on making the end product feel native to the target culture, respecting your brief and ensuring linguistic accuracy and user interface design.
WRITING & TRANSCREATION
As a professional linguist, I am a versatile writer adept at crafting compelling marketing copy in English and Portuguese. With a keen eye for SEO, I bring your ideas to life, adapting them across languages or mediums. As an active editor for a Medium blog and two newsletters, I engage online audiences, ensuring messages stand out with a lasting impact.
I have participated in many projects throughout my journey, translating and adapting content for various companies and clients. Here are some of the collaborations that have contributed to my diverse expertise:
I am excited to assist you with your unique story in this language exploration. Please share some details about your needs or ideas by using the form in the link below:
Discover how I work and ensure the best practices and strict business compliance. Feel free to reach out to me if you have any questions about my services and how I can assist you with projects or content.
Software & CAT Tools
I can use the most relevant software in the translation industry — CAT Tools like Trados 2022, MemoQ, Wordfast, CafeTrans, and Smartcat — to improve accuracy and consistency in translations. As a licensed Trados user, I can easily adapt to different client requirements and software platforms. I work on a macOS system with access to Windows for maximum efficiency when handling localization projects, offering a highly resourceful environment for any client's needs.
Every project benefits from efficient processes and skilled use of tools to achieve excellence. That's why my toolkit includes productivity tools that go beyond the usual Office package, such as Obsidian Notion for documentation, task and database management, Whimsical or Mermaid for designing project-specific processes, the Affinity suite for editing PDFs and other design elements, and Toggl for time tracking. As a professional, this allows me to provide detailed insights into my processes when necessary.
Business Compliance and Professionalism
As I handle important content from trusting clients, I foster transparent and legally sound collaborations locally and globally. I understand the importance of smooth, compliant financial transactions, ensuring a hassle-free process for all involved.Operating as a registered business entity, I offer tax-compliant billing and documentation, respecting the legal and financial aspects of our partnership. Choosing me means partnering with a dedicated professional, committed to delivering excellence in both service and compliance. Together, we can build successful collaborations, no matter the distance.
Do you have any questions?
If you have any questions about translating or adapting your content for a new market, if you need more information about budgeting or pricing, or if you have any inquiries about my business, please feel free to contact me using the form in the link below: