What Are The Differences Between Born Blind & Becoming Blind? – Tommy Edison teams up with Christine Ha (winner of MasterChef season 3) to show the differences between being blind since birth like himself and becoming blind later in life like Christine by having director/producer Ben Churchill asking each of them the same questions about topics like dreaming, eye surgery, and if they wish they were born blind or lost their sight later in life. Tommy’s blindness is caused by an underdeveloped optic nerve and Christine’s blindness is caused a rare autoimmune disease called Neuromyelitis Optica.
More “Differences Between Born Blind & Becoming Blind” – TommyEdisonXP Extras – This week we posted a video called “What Are The Differences Between Born Blind & Becoming Blind?” It was a collaboration featuring Christine Ha (winner of MasterChef season 3). In the video, I asked Tommy and Christine the same questions about topics like dreaming, eye surgery, and if they wish they were born blind or lost their sight later in life. People seemed to enjoy the video, so I thought this would be a good opportunity to share some of the extras from the shoot. Tommy and Christine talk about what they visualize in their minds, whether or not they turn on their lights at home, and what they would tell sighted people so they would have a better appreciate for having the ability see.
Watch Tommy on Christine’s Channel: BLIND TASTE TEST! Christine Ha tries Japanese snacks with Tommy Edison
What happens when you put two blind people together and give them snacks they’ve never had before? A funny “Christine Tries” episode! In this video, Christine and Tommy Edison, also known as the Blind Film Critic, taste snacks from a Japanese market and try to guess their ingredients. Let’s see how well the palates of two blind people do!