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Freelance Work:

Contact can be made using the form below, or send an email to elisooker@gmail.com

  • Writer: (travel articles, bucketlists, fiction, etc. –see below for previously published work and qualifications)
  • Filmmaker/Video Editor/Cameraman: e.g.
    > Into the Bear’s Den: documentary on bear conservation activities
    > Fools Official Music Video
    Rates: 1000JPY / minute of finished film (for editing only; negotiable depending on project type) (This rate is based on the first example above, a 5 min film which took approx. 6 hours to put together- so you’d be paying me just under 1000JPY/hour)
  • Translator: I am fluent in Japanese and a large part of my work involves translating for websites, customer services, research and more. Rates: project dependent
    > currently writing research in Japanese at Tokyo University of Agriculture
    >over a years’ experience in translation
    > 6 years of studying and using Japanese including 3 years at tertiary level
    > 3 years work experience in Japan using business Japanese in the workplace
    > TEFL Certificate in English teaching and nine months English teaching experience
    > BA double major in English Literature and Ecology, minor in Japanese and Creative Writing
    > examples of translation work: https://www.wildlife-picchio.com/conservation/bears

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Other Relevant Writing Experience/Qualifications

  • BA double major in English Literature and Ecology and Biodiversity. Minor in Japanese
  • Accepted into two Creative Writing courses at the International Institute for Modern Letters, each limited to 12 students: Short Fiction, Children’s Writing
  • Global Hobo travel and freelance writing internship in Tokyo, Japan



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