October 7, 1997; Gregg M. Townsend
Requires: Version 9 graphics
This file is in the public domain.
Facebender is a caricature generator. Read in an image and use the
left mouse button to pick the key points as prompted. Click the
right button to skip a feature. Pull down "drawing" on the display
menu to see the caricature. Move the slider to change the distortion.
A. K. Dewdney, "Computer Recreations". Scientific American, Oct. 1986.
Reprinted in two collections of his columns, both from W. H. Freeman:
The Armchair Universe (1988) and The Tinkertoy Computer (1993).
Susan E. Brennan, "Caricature Generator: The Dynamic Exaggeration of
Faces by Computer." Leonardo, Vol.18 no.3, 1985, pp. 170-178.
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