Degree Show 2018

James Hilton

  • 17 Wonder Vision - Junior Visualiser
  • 18 Diploma in Professional Studies
  • Mapping tactile sensitivity to influence effective prosthesis design for hands

Final Year Project

Real time image captioning for the blind or visually impaired

A wearable device that provides audio description of the surrounding environment to the user. The product works via taking photographs, which are analysed using a computer vision AI, before returning an audio description of the image. The product boosts confidence in blind users exploring new areas though increased access to visual information.