Come learn how to add audio description to videos using YouDescribe - a free, web-based tool that lets anyone describe any YouTube video, and share it with everyone. http://youtu.be/XwKm4RILZa4
This hands-on tutorial session is designed to help instructors, students, and alt-media specialists understand how YouDescribe can be used to improve access to instructional video materials for blind and visually-impaired college students.
The session will be led by Dr. Joshua Miele, inventor of YouDescribe, and Director of the Smith-Kettlewell Video Description Research and Development Center.
Attendees will be given a tour of the YouDescribe site, will have an opportunity to create their own YouDescribe account, and can even record some description.
Space is limited, so be sure to RSVP.
When: Thursday, November 21, 3:00PM
Where: UC Berkeley Campus (RSVP for details)
Who: Anyone interested in accessible video for blind college students
What To Bring: A laptop and a USB headset with microphone.
RSVP: E-mail Martha Velasquez: mvelasquez at berkeley dot edu or call (voice) 510/642-0392
For more details about YouDescribe, visit: http://youdescribe.org/rel/support.php
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