ASCII art generator for PHP: Generate a text that looks like a given image

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  Detailed description   Download .zip .tar.gz   Install with Composer  
This class can generate a text that looks like a given image.

It traverses the pixels of a given image and converts the color values of each region to a character text, so when you look at the sequence of converted characters it looks like the original image.

The result text can optionally be outputted formatted as HTML and be displayed in color.

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Name: ASCII art generator for PHP
Base name: ascii-art-generator
Description: Generate a text that looks like a given image
Version: 1.0
PHP version: 5.2
License: GNU Lesser General Public License (LGPL)
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  Screenshots  
ascii_art.jpg
File Role Description
ascii_art.jpg Screen Sample output of the ASCII generator


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  Packages needed by this class  
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GD2 Imaging .zip .tar.gz GD2 Imaging is used for image quantization (OCR) - this library is provided with the ASCII generator package Required

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  Related pages  
What is ASCII Art?
Description of ASCII Art on Wikipedia.
Example output
Example image converted to ASCII

  Files  
File Role Description
ascii_art.php Class Main class of ASCII generator
ascii_art.png Data Characters required by the image quantizator
gd2imaging.php Class GD2 Imaging library (v1.7.1)
example.php Example Example script
example.jpg Photo Image used by the example script

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