Introducing Optical!

Web extension showing font legibility controls

Optical releases today! Optical is a font family and a free web tool that enhances and customizes letters to varied low vision.

It’s the result of a year of collaboration between Emily Carr University of Art + Design, the Accessible Technology Program, Disability Alliance BC, and a small team of designers and developers led by Tyler Hawkins.

Try it out and read more about the process behind the project at