ASCII Art in QR Codes

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There are plenty of QR generators which will render the code in ASCII, but I wanted to try something a little different. Is it possible to hide ASCII Art into QR Codes?

Errr…. yes… It’s pretty damn simple! I was surprised I couldn’t find anyone else doing this.


bunny ascii art in qr code

Which, when scanned, renders as:


Now, there are limits as to what you can put into a QR code – about 4,000 characters. Different devices have different screen widths, which limits the ability to include fully featured ASCII Artworks like the Mona Lisa

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