ASCII-O-Matic is a neat little Flash application that will turn any photo (as long as it’s a 60 X 50-pixel JPEG) into an ASCII text representation.

Here’s what I look like in ASCII, in both color and black-and-white (the smaller versions look more like me, but you can click on either for the larger image, which better illustrates the characters):

ASCII ME (Color) (by Brian Sawyer) ASCII ME (B/W) (by Brian Sawyer)