ASCII Art Ensemble Libbgrab

Linux lib and code to record and your own ASCII video, by Andreas Schiffler

The original deep.ASCII was recorded using TTYvideo for sgi. Libbgrab was released in 1999 and made for the ASCII Art Ensemble installation at the net_condition exhibition.

Libbgrab enables more than just recording text videos to your hard disk. The archive contains a lot for handling and manipulating your video input (Linux / c++). More information related to libbgrab are at the ascii video page of esc to begin, like a ASCII video+talk reflector, an Asteroid-remake to hit textobjects.

libbgrab-2.0 source code to convert your own video signals to ASCII.

ASCII Art Ensemble Resources, Home

Version 3 by at April 1, 2001