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The hedcut algorithm
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Super interesting thread on using Mathematica to approximate Wall Street Journal-style hedcut portraits. Okay that probably doesn’t make any sense. Just click through; you’ll understand. It’s fun to watch them work through the problem.

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Have you seen StippleGen? Built in Processing, uses a Voronoi algorithm to approximate the dot pattern. It laser-cuts like a dream.

http://www.evilmadscientist.com/2012/stipplegen2/

Not Steve Gordon says…

http://cs.nyu.edu/~ajsecord/stipples.html

An infinitely better stippling algorithm.

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