While art using ASCII, the American Standard Code for Information Interchange, has been around in some form since the late 1970s, it’s enjoyed a cheeky resurgence in recent years on social networks. While much ASCII art is painstaking, time-consuming work, now, with ASCIIcam, you can render your webcam feed in the encoding format in real time.
Meaning, you can do all of the classic webcam goofs, but in weird letters and symbols!
Check it out:
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