Reading Aids, Video
Definition : Reading-aid magnifiers that integrate a camera and lighting and that are used to project magnified images onto a video monitor, a television screen, or a computer monitor and that are intended to be used as reading and vision aids. They are usually mounted on a stand and the images or objects, such as labels on packages of food or medicine, reading materials, maps, color photographs, or pictures, are placed under the video magnifier. Video magnifiers include adjustable options, such as magnification, brightness, text and background colors, and contrast levels. Some models include the ability to capture and save an image. Handheld video magnifiers are also available.
Entry Terms : "Assistive Devices" , "Magnifiers, Video" , "Readers, Video" , "Video Reading Devices"
UMDC code : 17947