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RE: Guidelines for describing pictures and video

From: John M Slatin <john_slatin@austin.utexas.edu>
Date: Fri, 13 Jun 2003 14:57:28 -0500
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Just found some useful guidelines on the W3 site (of all places!)-- an
excerpt from a manual produced by the National Library Service,
reproduced with permission.  Includes guidelines for describing maps,
illustrations, etc., with examples:
 
http://www.w3.org/2000/08/nba-manual/Overview.html
 
 
 
 

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-----Original Message-----
From: Gregg Vanderheiden [mailto:gv@trace.wisc.edu] 
Sent: Friday, June 13, 2003 2:18 pm
To: w3c-wai-gl@w3.org
Subject: Guidelines for describing pictures and video



Do we have a listing of documents with techniques or guidance on how to
describe pictures (long descriptions) and video (audio descriptions)?

 

-          do we have a list of these docs/guidelines in techniques?

-          If not should we?

-          If so - which ones are people aware of?

 

thanks

 


Gregg

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