14. The Episode About Podcasts

This week, The Blindnamic Duo is going meta and talking podcasts!    Where did Marc and Jan hear about the medium, what shows have they previously hosted before abandoning them and why? Also, listen to the blind guy talk about how he edits this podcast without several useful (but inaccessible) apps at his disposal. Just ignore … Read more

13. The Episode About Books

In honour of children skipping merrily back to school, The Blindnamic Duo is all about books this week!   From narration to braille or productions with sound effects to text-to-speech, there are several ways for the blind to enjoy a good book. Marc and Jan explore their experiences with certain formats, services and explain the … Read more

12. The Episode About Accessibility On The Internet

This week, the Blindnamic Duo are getting down to business and talking accessibility on the internet!   They say a picture is worth a thousand words, but why does it sometimes need more than 100 characters? Marc gets fired up about captchas, Jan relates the internet to architecture and the two delve into the staggering statistic … Read more

11. The Episode About Vacationing Indoors

We’re out of the wilderness and heading inside for more fun on vacation!   This week, the Blindnamic Duo covers its many experiences with vacationing indoors. What are the perks of travelling with someone who is blind? What experiences are interesting for Marc? Where has his trips with Jan taken them and what were some of the … Read more

10. The Episode About Camping Blind

Who’s that lurking in the bushes near your camp site at night? Don’t worry, it’s just the blindnamic duo!   Returning from their two week hiatus/vacation, Marc and Jan are refreshed and ready to podcast! In the spirit of their time away, the two are covering what it’s like to camp blind. With plenty of … Read more

09. The Episode About Nothing

While we might not be as funny, Blind Luminations his the Seinfeld of podcasts this week!   As Marc and Jan scramble to get ready for their vacation, the two had to make some hard choices. The result? A pre-camping trip podcast about nothing! Without a topic of the week, the blindnamic duo covers any … Read more

08. The Episode About Accessibility Awareness

As a famous cat once said, “It never hurts to help!”   While that usually ended in disaster for him, this week’s episode of the Blind Luminations podcast proves that a little bit of thought goes a long way. Hear Marc and Jan tackle (and sometimes rant about) accessibility awareness. The Blindnamic Duo also covers … Read more

07. The Episode About Blind Navigation

Drawn by Marc Rocheleau, who is completely blind.From apps on your phone to landmarks on the ground, there are many ways to navigate using objects and sounds!   After realizing they didn’t cover everything the day after their last episode (at 3 in the morning no less,) Marc and Jan are back with some more navigating fun! … Read more

06. The Episode About Public Spaces

Drawn by Marc Rocheleau, who is completely blind.The Dixie Chicks once sang about wide open spaces but sometimes it’s not as easy for the blind.   On this week’s episode, The Blindnamic Duo talk about the trials and tribulations of public spaces. From avoiding clubs because of noise and learning how to navigate a massive … Read more

05. The Episode About Described Video

Ever wonder how a blind person “watches” movies or TV without being confused by what’s going on?   Fret not faithful Luminati, The Blindnamic Duo is here to light the way! This week, Marc and Jan are going to the movies and getting descriptive to give you the answers you want. Find out what descriptive … Read more