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Adapting Environments for Individuals with Vision Loss – Darick Wright

Grades: K-12
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  • Overview

    Learn how lighting, glare, contrast, and color can either enhance or distort the school, work, or home environment of people with visual impairments, in these videos produced by Perkins School for the Blind. Using camera techniques to emphasize the appearance of environments with and without these elements, each video provides tips for assessing an environment and choosing the best design adaptation to improve visual information.

  • Adapting Environments for Individuals with Vision Loss - Darick Wright

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    © 2012 Perkins School for the Blind. All rights reserved.

  • Contrast and Contrast Sensitivity

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  • Lighting and Positioning

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    © 2012 Perkins School for the Blind. All rights reserved.

  • Glare

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  • Reducing Visual Clutter

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    © 2012 Perkins School for the Blind. All rights reserved.

  • Visual Cues for Orientation

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    © 2012 Perkins School for the Blind. All rights reserved.

  • Strategies and Self-Advocacy

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    Perkins Webcasts: "Adapting Environments for Individuals with Vision Loss – Darick Wright"

    To earn professional development credit on CVI, Albinism, and Environmental Adaptations, see Perkins eLearning.

  • Source:

    Perkins Webcasts: "Adapting Environments for Individuals with Vision Loss – Darick Wright"

  • Source:

    Perkins Webcasts: "Adapting Environments for Individuals with Vision Loss – Darick Wright"

  • Source:

    Perkins Webcasts: "Adapting Environments for Individuals with Vision Loss – Darick Wright"

  • Source:

    Perkins Webcasts: "Adapting Environments for Individuals with Vision Loss – Darick Wright"

  • Source:

    Perkins Webcasts: "Adapting Environments for Individuals with Vision Loss – Darick Wright"

  • Source:

    Perkins Webcasts: "Adapting Environments for Individuals with Vision Loss – Darick Wright"

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