The Ascii Generator dotNET (ascgen) is an application to convert images into high quality ASCII art, i.e. text that accurately represents the original image. The first and only program of its kind to support variable width fonts, and real-time output adjustment.
Download it here: http://prdownloads.sourceforge.net/ascgen2/ascgen2-0.6.2.zip?download
A couple of bug fixes and a lot of internal changes.
Changes in this version:
Restored missing text on the batch conversion settings form
Fixed localization strings
Added default output height, brightness/contrasts, levels, stretch, flip, invert to the variables class
Added levels values to the batch conversion output log