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Old April 4th 17, 12:33 PM posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Woody[_5_]
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On Tuesday, 4 April 2017 00:31:53 UTC+1, Davey wrote:
I know that programme subtitles are not an exact science,


If they used proper stenographers / palantypists it's pretty exact.



Most of the subtitling is done by voice recognition with a typist
sitting watching it to make any necessary corrections.

I remember CiN in the early days of it when on the Look North opt-out
Harry Gration said 'lets go over to Tanya in Sheffield.' Tanya came up
on screen as Tiny-air.



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