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Image to ASCII Characters in Java

For the past couple of days I've been working on this mini project called Ascii Art which is inspired by Robert Heaton.

Robert is a great mentor and he explains each step very well and lets you do it by yourself in whichever programming language you choose.

The project is all about printing out an input image as ASCII characters depending on the brightness of each pixel.
It was my first time working with image processing in Java, reading documentations here and there, connecting all the dots and coding this.

Soruce code:

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and if we zoom in we can see the ASCII characters:

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