Take a second, close your eyes and take a deep breath. Now imagine not being able to open your eyes ever again, yet, you’re still a voice actor.
Tina Wilson has been blind since birth, but she doesn’t let that stop her from being one of the most joyful, optimistic and passionate people in the voiceover industry. Join Anne and Gabby as they talk with Tina about her disability, what challenges she faces when it comes to VO and her inspiring, successful career.
Quick Concepts from Today’s Episode:
If you truly love voiceover, you’ll make it work, no matter your challenges.
Many websites are formatted so that a screen reader can read the words to blind people.
Tina transcribes the words read to her into braille and then reads from the braille in the studio.
Many voice artists, including Tina, are also singers. The musicality and rhythm cross over!
Referenced in this Episode
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