Neil Harbisson - born with achromatopsia (a condition that only allows him to see in black and white). He has a chip implanted in his skull that is connected to a camera. This enables him to translate color into sound and vibration
Artist Neil Harbisson was born completely color blind, but these days a device attached to his head turns color into audible frequencies. Instead of seeing a world in grayscale, Harbisson can hear a symphony of color -- and yes, even listen to faces and paintings.
Neil Harbisson: the world's first cyborg artist I Thanks to the antenna implanted in his skull, Neil Harbisson can hear images and paint sounds. The world's first cyborg artist tells Stuart Jeffries why ringtones are green and Amy Winehouse is red and pink