Image to ASCII Picture??

Image to ASCII Picture??

Post by Dell » Wed, 30 Dec 1992 10:14:22

Does anyone know how to convert an image (GIF/TIFF)
to an ASCII picture..??
IE, like #,!. symbols....(that form the picture??)
MSDOS/MAC/UNIX (SGI) Platforms  

Does XV do this??

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(0   0)                                                           (0   0)
   ^                                                                 ^
  \_/                                                               \_/


Image to ASCII Picture??

Post by Robert P Muna » Thu, 31 Dec 1992 02:27:40

I am responding to this via E-Mail.  I have implemented an algorithm
that does this as part of a Mandelbrot program I am writing.  The
results are OK, but creating the picture "manually" is usually much

People can E-Mail me if they want details.
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