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The "Amazing Grace" Hopper | by tsevis
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The "Amazing Grace" Hopper

Mosaic portrait of the great computer scientist and US Navy officer Grace Hopper. Made for the book Gadgets, Games, Robots and the Digital World published by DK Books (Dorling Kindersley, Penguin Books, UK).

 

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Attention: Big file. (9737 x 7680 pixels = 32.5" x 25.6" @ 300 ppi)

 

Made with custom developed scripts, hacks and lots of love, using my Mac, Studio Artist, the Adobe Creative Suite and good music.

 

Typeface used is the award winning PF Centro Slab Pro designed by Panos Vassiliou.

 

Many thanks to Smiljka Surla @DK books.

 

View all the illustrations for the Gadgets, Games, Robots and the Digital World book.

 

Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported (CC BY-NC-ND 3.0) scheme. Please read the CC license.

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Taken on September 8, 2011