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Re: Color contrast (Minimum)

From: DDM <diversedisabilitymedia@comcast.net>
Date: Tue, 16 Aug 2016 09:56:22 -0700
Cc: IG - WAI Interest Group List list <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
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To: "Ta, Duc" <duc.ta.740@my.csun.edu>
I'd most certainly consider this a failure since with my color blindness I can not read the image.  What does it read? 

I'd say just like with what I've seen with building access code when meeting a criteria/code does not all the time make it accessible. Sometimes meeting requirements is not the only solution.  It is taking those extra steps beyond and noting that the info is legible to all. 

Also in an overall of design You'd want your info to be easily accessible for persons to get the info. 

Helen



iSent from  the Event Horizon


> On Aug 16, 2016, at 7:19 AM, Ta, Duc <duc.ta.740@my.csun.edu> wrote:
> 
> Hi,
> 
> I have a question. I know large text that pass color contrast ratio of 3:1 would pass the color contrast. Is it possible to consider this as failure if it is barely readable with black and white or color blinded people?
> 
> Example
> <image.png>
> 
> 
> 
> Best,
> Duc Ta
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