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have you seen this cute web utility?

Awhile back I saw a utility on someone's blog (god, if I could only remember who I would hunt through all of their archives) that was a link to a cool little tool that takes an image, and converts it to ASCII text. You could specify what characters you wanted (I want just 1's and 0's) and then it would make a pretty cool version of it using CSS.

I thought it was so cool at the time, but I also thought I would be able to find it and now I can't. I can find a utility that converts an image to an HTML table that looks exactly like the image, but not something that makes this cool HTML/ASCII approximation.

I thought of an application for it and I can't think of any other way to do it. Can anyone help me? I have hunted on google and it seems to be nowhere to be found.

Update: I only post something like this on the tinyblog when I'm totally desperate, and in this case, I'm glad I did, because I posted this post at about 2am, and by 5am I had an answer from Rogi who posted something about the amazing http://www.text-image.com on his blog back in January. I don't think his was the blog I originally saw it on. In fact, I don't think I've ever read the man's blog. This will be quickly remedied.

Comments

Ah, I love text-image.com. Though, it takes too bloody long to render large images.