We appreciate that our clients share our belief in creating access to all forms of visual media. Our commitment to our clients, and our visually-impaired consumers, is to deliver overall excellence in keeping with industry practices and guidelines.
WASHINGTON, July 10, 2017 - The American Council of the Blind (ACB) proudly announces the 2017 Achievement Awards in Audio Description, an initiative of the Council’s Audio Description Project (ADP). In conjunction with ACB’s 56th annual conference and convention...read more
Descriptive Video Works Wins Prestigious Award for Audio Description Founded in 2003, Descriptive Video Works has established a reputation as the leading provider of audio description in North America. Upholding our pledge for increased access to broadcast and...read more
NBC Olympics selects descriptive video works to provide video description for its production of 2016 olympic games in rio
Descriptive Video Works enables NBC Olympics to offer inclusive viewing experience for people with visual disabilities. STAMFORD, CONN. – August 17, 2016 – NBC Olympics, a division of the NBC Sports Group, has selected Descriptive Video Works to provide video...read more
DVW CEO Diane Johnson and Live Video Description Specialist, Sarah Mennell, on one of the Hairspray Live! set locations at Universal Studios in LA. Following our successful effort with adding video description services to NBC’s 2015 musical production The Wiz Live!,...read more
Descriptive Video Works President Diane Johnson, Research and Development team member Rosamund van Leeuwen, and Shawn Marsolais of the non-profit organization Blind Beginnings joined Gloria Macarenko on the CBC RadioOne show BC Almanac, where they discussed the...read more
Congratulations to the incredibly talented Brie Larson for her Oscar win at the 88th Annual Academy Awards this past Sunday. Larson took home the Best Actress award for her portrayal of Joy Newsome in the critically acclaimed movie Room. The dramatic film is a...read more