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Joel Snyder, an audio description artist
Jul 8, 2008
The next time you find yourself watching "Sesame Street," "Star Wars" or a PBS documentary on television, hit the SAP button on your remote control and you might hear the voice of Takoma Park resident Joel Snyder. For more than 20 years, Snyder has worked as an audio description artist, writing and recording explanations of visual actions...

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Audio Description
Jul 6, 2008
An innovative campaign by broadcasters earlier this year has dramatically increased public awareness of Audio Description (AD), according to research released by Ofcom, the regulator for the UK communications industries. The Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) welcomed today's report. The research found that more audio described...

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Performance of Arsenic and Old Lace
Jun 13, 2008
A new program offered by the Wausau Community Theatre will allow those with visual and hearing impairments to get the full theater experience. It's called the "Sensory Program for the Performing Arts" and it's a new program that gives the visually impaired a chance to enjoy live theater like never before. 37-year-old LeAnn Newby has been...

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Apr 11, 2008
Porn preview sites aren't known for their usability. It's bad enough when you can see it. But what if you have a visual impairment? Your screen-reader software would probably spit out a few choice words and crash out of sheer spite. Porn for the Blind, a nonprofit organization based in Cambridge, Mass., was established for the sole purpose...

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