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What is Audio Description?

25th March 2010
Léonie Watson
What is Audio Description?

Multimedia content is everywhere on the web. YouTube has single handedly transformed it into a global pastime, and everybody’s at it. Armed with a webcam and a bright idea, everyone’s free to broadcast themselves.

Knowing about audio description, captions and transcripts, is the key to accessible multimedia. In the first of a series of articles on multimedia accessibility, we take a look at audio description.