This Is What It Sounds Like To Be Deaf

“I’m putting together a puzzle without all the pieces."

Can you imagine using your eyes to understand sound instead of your ears? Many people have to live their lives doing just that. 

In fact, 30 million Americans ages 12 and older, have hearing loss in both ears, according to the National Institute of Deafness and Other Communication Disorders

To bring awareness to the public about what it's like to be hearing impaired, production company Little Moving Pictures put together a short video about lip-reading. The video is based on the essayHuffington Post