Braille book production

Braille book production

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Credit: JIM WEST/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Braille book production. Braille editions of the Reader's Digest at a printworks which prints books and other materials for the visually impaired. Braille is a system of writing that allows blind people to access print. It consists of sequences of cells, each of which contains a pattern of raised dots that can be sensed through the fingers. Different patterns of dots represent letters, numbers, punctuation marks and even short words. Photographed in Kentucky, USA.

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