RNIB Seeking Research Participants: Developing enjoyable and engaging Audio Description (AD) for Virtual Reality and 360 Videos

8 January 2020
Source: RNIB

RNIB Seeking Research Participants: Developing enjoyable and engaging Audio Description (AD) for Virtual Reality and 360 Videos Are you a blind or partially sighted person who would like to help make virtual reality (VR) and 360-degree videos more accessible? If so, we would love to hear from you! What is the study about? A growing number of formats are now

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Live Audio Description for all performances – Road at Leeds Playhouse

5 September 2018
Source: Leeds Playhouse

There have been two exciting developments recently at the Leeds Playhouse that they hope will improve the quality of the offer for Blind and Visually Impaired audience members. First they are soon to open a production of Road by Jim Cartwright, the first show in the brand-new Pop-Up Theatre. This production will include Audio Description at every show, performed live

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RNIB joins with broadcasters to get more people using audio description

23 July 2018
Source: RNIB

The Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) is supporting a high profile advertising campaign aimed at helping people to use audio description on their televisions. UK Broadcasters including BBC, ITV, Channel 4, UKTV, and Viacom are taking part in the campaign, with promotional adverts airing from 17 July – 9 September 2018. Audio description is a free service that

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