LipReader FAQs




LipReader FAQs
What is an expert lipreader?

Expert and professional LipReaders access video footage with no audio. Lipreader will watch a person speak and will write a transcript of what is being said. Our lipreaders can view any footage and give their professional judgement first if the clip is lip readable. Following this, We can then estimate the time and costs involved.

Forensic, expert and professional lipreaders are trained to look at mouth patterns and the lips’ shapes to determine a speaker’s meaning. Body language, facial expressions and context are used when words look alike.

What is a forensic lipreader?

Forensic lip reading is used to collect information for evidence.

Agencies such as police academies, private detective agencies, insurance companies and surveillance use forensic LipReaders to transcribe what is said in any video footage with no audio that relates to the particular facts of a case.

Why use a lip reader?

Lipreaders examine footage, including CCTV, Film, Phones, Camcorders, Surveillance and Security recordings. We analyse and detect what is said when the untrained isnt able to decipher important information.

Please visit this page to see all the industries we work in.

How much do your lip reading services cost?

Lipreading service prices vary according to the content and length of the video.

We are proud to combine the highest quality lipreading services with value for money.

Please contact us with details of your requirements and we can discuss your needs.

What languages can you provide transcriptions in?

Our expert lip readers in the UK and internationally can provide transcriptions in the following languages:

  • English
  • Arabic
  • Mandarin Chinese
  • Hindi
  • Bengali
  • Spanish
  • French
  • German
What do I need for a lip reading service?

You will need a video with poor or no audio and a description of whom you would like us to lipread, your preferred language, and the length of the footage.

If you already have these details, you could fill in our contact form which will guide you through the details you need to give us.

How do I book a lip reading service with LipReader?

We have a range of methods for you to contact us to discuss your needs and book out services on our contact page.

How secure is the LipReader website?

We have the world’s most advanced, secure, and stable platform.

HTTPS SSL encrypted and password protected.

None of your transcription information is stored on our servers. Instead, your transcripts are sent directly to you. For more detailed security information, please get in touch with us for our security white paper.

Do you have any other questions?

We would be delighted to hear from you! Please visit our contact page to send us a message.