DO (Note Image Left): Darkening the background with a radial gradient overlay allows the white text to have stronger contrast, without drastically changing the visual tone of the image. Right: The edited darkened version does pass the 4.5:1 contrast ratio guideline for accessibility.
Wendy Corbett worked in media and publishing (10 years) before retraining in digital and gaining a Masters in Design from Central Saint Martins in London. Wendy has worked on print and digital projects for education, planning, urban environment and independent business. She works as an independent designer and lectures in design at the University of Worcester in the UK.