Quick Tip: YouTube Captioning Captioning in YouTube is easier than ever. There are 3 primary methods for captioning videos. First, you can allow automated transcription and then use the caption interface to make corrections. Quality of auto-captioning is improving, though will vary based on the audio quality. For some videos, fixing the automated captions may… Continue Reading Web Accessibility Tip for April 2018
Answer: The 5,000 pound gorilla in the back of the room. From Wikipedia: “Audio description, also referred to as a video description, described video, or more precisely called a visual description, is an additional narration track intended primarily for blind and visually impaired consumers of visual media (including television and film, dance, opera, and visual… Continue Reading What is audio description?
I was recently introduced to a new FREE captioning service called Universal Subtitles. This service essentially takes the place of a captioning application that you or a professional captioner or speech-to-text reporter might use to view, listen and transcribe the speaking parts of a video. As you know, the captioning of video is an essential… Continue Reading Captioning Video