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Re: [media] how to support extended text descriptions

From: Janina Sajka <janina@rednote.net>
Date: Mon, 6 Jun 2011 09:43:29 -0400
To: public-html-a11y@w3.org
Message-ID: <20110606134329.GK6041@sonata.rednote.net>
Sean Hayes writes:
> I would also note that if you want to simultaneously display the text of a description visually while it is read out, for cognitive use; then pauseOnExit is precisely the wrong time to halt the video, since the cue will have disappeared from screen when the pause happens. This means that the description track will have to have different timing when used visually and when used aurally.
Absolutely, It's not a case of either aural or visual. There are several
use cases for "both and," including magnified text, with non default
font, foreground/background color, etc.

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