Tommy Edison’s Instagram photos fit right in on the service: some are carefully framed, others are tilted; some are filtered, some are pure; some are taken with a clear purpose, others seem to have been taken by accident; some are bad, some are beautiful.
The difference is that Edison is blind. Using the iPhone’s deeply integrated accessibility features and voice prompts, he’s able to take photos, apply filters, and share them online. The results are pretty impressive:
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