From ASW Software:
Have you ever seen pictures made from text characters and wondered how it was done? Some might have you believe they spent hours creating the cool looking image. With ImageToText, you can see just how quick and easy it really is to convert any picture to text art. Impress your friends by showing them what they look like from the "text" point of view.
-Batch processing supported for converting entire directories of pictures to text representation. This is handy for creating text videos, if used in conjunction with ImageToAVI.
-Convert pictures to a text file, or a text represented picture.
-Input picture formats supported: jpg, bmp, png, gif, tiff, and more.
-Output formats supported: text file, jpg, bmp, png, gif.