textBOX provides high-quality alt-text + image descriptions for every type of image, from graphs to graffiti.
We use our unique focus|LOCUS methodology to tell the story of your images.
discover for website alt-text
The discover service provides specialised alt-text for your website that weaves accessibility together with discoverability. Help your customers explore your content by using keyword rich alt-text phrases to tell your story.
image description for audiobooks
Audiobooks are the fastest growing format in the book publishing industry and we can help publishers of image-rich content to broaden their range of available content.
Our SCRIPT service delivers the whole book to every reader.
image description on demand
Our FLOW service offers fast, high-quality on demand image description service for clients.
If you are up against a deadline or confronted with a complex image that is difficult to describe, we are more than happy to help.
image description repair
Poor quality image descriptions negatively impact the user experience.
our FIX service helps content providers assess + correct existing alt-text + image descriptions.
consulting + training
image description consulting
Contact us with any questions you may have about how to integrate image descriptions in your workflow. We're happy to help.
image description training
textBOX provides comprehensive TELLING IMAGES training for staff responsible for writing image descriptions.
Achieving consistency and accuracy with image descriptions can feel like an uphill battle without the proper training and support. We are here to help content providers overcome challenges with producing high-quality image descriptions at scale.
image description guidelines
textBOX have created a comprehensive image description companion, Described, which is available as a subscription product.
We can also create bespoke image descriptions based on your content and organization's requirements.
accessibility statement consulting
As part of the ASPIRE project we are happy to provide consulting services to improve the quality of accessibility statements and ensure they are user-focused and tell your story.
Client: University of Manchester
Project: Online courses
It has been a pleasure to work with textBOX on image descriptions for several of our online units. Their descriptions are of outstanding quality and are always accurate and comprehensive, whether for simple photographs or complex graphics.
Our collaboration with textBOX has enhanced our learning content and ensured that all of our students have equal access to visual materials. They have provided an invaluable contribution to our courses and we look forward to working with them again in future.
Steve Miller | Digital Learning Developer | University of Manchester
Client: The Open University
Project: Stardust by Neil Gaiman & Charles Vess
I must congratulate textBOX for doing such an excellent job. The transcription is accurate and readable, detailed and consistent, and it draws the reader into the story as told by images and words together.
The collaboration with textBOX has been a pleasure and will enable all of our students to enjoy and understand this novel in its entirety.
Dr Francesca Benatti | Open University
Please contact us to learn more about services + discuss your requirements. We're happy to help.