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Re: A Request for Assistance with Accessible Video

From: Bill LaPlant <blaplant@mindspring.com>
Date: Fri, 16 Dec 2011 15:23:16 -0500
Cc: Interest Group WAI <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>, Bill LaPlant <blaplant@mindspring.com>
Message-Id: <DB56ED8D-34B2-4905-8A8A-D29C96EB81A5@mindspring.com>
To: "Williams, William -FS" <wrwilliams@fs.fed.us>
Bill - It seems to me that voice over for the video is the minimum needed. If possible, provide tool tip text for each of the image access points at the end. I'm not familiar with Toutube issues though.  Just to make your life more interesting, I believe that 508 (US Federal IT accessibility standards) apply here.
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On Dec 16, 2011, at 12:59 PM, Williams, William -FS wrote:

With my sincerest appreciation of your help given in advance, I am a bit uncertain about the accessibility of this Youtube video  aside from Youtube issues itself  and would truly value your feedback, suggestions comments and so on. My opinion is that key visuals must be audio described, perhaps in text as a caption.
Bill Williams

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