As a bilingual Anglo-Peruvian translator, Stephen Light provides first-rate translations from Spanish to English, drawing on his thorough knowledge of Latin American language and culture and his writing skills in English. The resulting well-written texts, while remaining faithful to the original, do not read like translations. His clients range from writers, journalists, academics, university students, museums and publishing companies, to the business world, travel companies, luxury hotel chains and public sector institutions. In addition, his services are regularly sought by translation companies, who value his professionalism, commitment to his work and respect for established deadlines.
He also proofreads and, when necessary, corrects all types of texts written in English or translated from Spanish. Where impeccably written work is required, he will undertake to proofread the text and submit an improved version.
Creation of quality content and publications that inform and attract customers. Online content for the promotion of products and services, the driving of online traffic, search engine optimization, brand awareness, increasing website visit duration.
There are many significant differences between American and British English. In accordance with the needs of his clients, Stephen Light offers translation services in American or British English, although in Latin America it is usually best to use American English, unless the content in question is aimed specifically at readers from the United Kingdom.
Although he specializes in translation from Spanish to English, many of his clients entrust him with their English to Spanish translation requirements. His reverse translation work has included essays in the field of Andean studies, texts for the travel industry, and the subtitles of documentary films covering environmental issues and adventure sports.
His experience in the fields of translation, writing and editing does not mean that his rates are high; in fact, costs are competitive and tailored to market rates. He studies each request individually before submitting a personalized quote, free of charge.