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Tutorial: mosaic “a pallini” type 70 with Gimp

In today's tutorial we will see how to turn a colored photo in a pixel-art original, useful for creating large prints especially when the quality of the initial image will not let.

We begin with an image of your choice. For this tutorial I suggest colored images particularly because many of the details will be lost in the final result.


Worth1000: a site for creative

The policeman Snoop Dog introduces the topic of today. It is a graphics site at the highest levels: Worth1000. Worth1000 is a site of image manipulations and Competitions (contest) online (the Snoop Dog I posted today is one of the manipulations taken from the site). It was opened in 2002, and today is home to more than 340.000 images Unique among its contest (the first and most popular) entitled "Rejected Transformers", "Invisible World" and "Stupid Protests". In the mid- 2003, began to host similar competitions, but directed towards the photo, the drafting texts and other multimedia content.

The site was designed by Avi Muchnick and Israel Derdik. The first gave him the name that after saying "a picture is worth a thousand words", in italiano "a picture is worth a thousand words".