Joseph Wapner
Museologist, Museum Accessibility Advocate

3DPhotoWorks tactile printing delivers visual information to the blind, promotes independence, improves self-confidence and enhances learning.
 

  • 75%+ of what we learn is acquired through sight.
     
  • 285 million people worldwide are dependent on “others” for learning and living.
     
  • Less than 24% of blind people in the U.S. receive a high school diploma.
     
  • Only 14% receive a college diploma.
     
  • 75% of blind people are unemployed.
     
  • 31% live below the poverty level.
     
  • In the U.S. it is legal to pay blind people less than minimum wage.