Download PDF by Louise Fryer: An Introduction to Audio Description: A practical guide

By Louise Fryer

ISBN-10: 1138848158

ISBN-13: 9781138848153

ISBN-10: 1138848174

ISBN-13: 9781138848177

An creation to Audio Description is the 1st complete, effortless pupil consultant to the speculation and perform of audio description, or media narration, offering readers with the talents wanted for the powerful translation of pictures into phrases for the blind and partially-sighted.


A wide variety of examples – from movie to multimedia occasions and contact excursions in theatre, in addition to reviews all through from audio description clients, serve to demonstrate the subsequent key themes:

  • the historical past of audio description

  • the audience

  • the criminal background

  • how to write down, arrange and convey a script.


Covering the major genres of audio description and supplemented with workouts and dialogue issues all through, this can be the fundamental textbook for all scholars and translators interested by the perform of audio description. Accompanying movie clips also are to be had at: and at the Routledge Translation reviews Portal:

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