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Re: Practice Describing Pictures, anyone game?

From: jeffrey pledger <jpledger@mindspring.com>
Date: Thu, 11 Nov 1999 08:17:27 -0500
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To: Kynn Bartlett <kynn@idyllmtn.com>, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org

	Please send me the URL and we will give it a try.  Thanks.  

Jeff Pledger 
President, Able Channel At 01:18 PM 11/10/99 -0800, Kynn Bartlett wrote:
>Accurately describing picture content is necessary for accessibility
>considerations, especially LONGDESC/D-Link.  However, giving good
>and useful picture descriptions is not as easy as it sounds; there
>is a certain art to it, and you can improve with practice.
>I recently went on a trip to Rome to speak at the E-Commerce
>Summit (http://www.e-commerce-summit.com/) and the day before
>the summit started, I went on a commercial tour of Rome and took
>many pictures of what I was seeing.  I would like to make these
>available on the web, and, as a practice exercise, I'd like to see
>if anyone (who can see my pictures) would be interested in helping
>to describe these pictures or at least evaluating the descriptions
>that I or someone else has provided.
>Anyone game?
>Kynn Bartlett  <kynn@idyllmtn.com>                   http://www.kynn.com/
>Chief Technologist, Idyll Mountain Internet      http://www.idyllmtn.com/
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