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Fancy a Byte? Food in Pixel Art

Daily Intakes: Fancy a Byte? Each food item has been pixellated (converted in to a pattern of squares). Each square or pixel represents one food calorie (1 kcal). The total are for that piece of food is the total amount of calories it contrains. Men 2500 kcal Women 2000 kcal Coca Cola (330ml) 139 kcal Orange Juice (250ml) 110 kcal Lucozade Lager (1 pint) 168 kcal Red Bull Red Wine Tea (Milk & Sugar, 1 cup) 45 kcal Drinks (380ml) 266 kcal 1 glass / 120ml 80 kcal Coffee (Milk & Sugar, 1 cup) 45 kcal (250ml) 112 kcal Baked Potato (180g) Pineapple (1 fruit / 472g) Banana (1 fruit) Orange (100g) 60 kcal Carrot (100g) 30 kcal Mango (100g) 60 kcal Fruit & Vegetables Tomato Mushroom (100g) 14 kcal 245 kcal 145 kcal (100g) 227 kcal 16 kcal Sea Bass (136g) Sardine (25g) 50 kcal Salmon Fillet (100g) Crab (127g) 5 Mussels (35g) 20 Prawns (60g) Fish & Seafood 200 kcal 160 kcal 140 kcal 69 kcal 60 kcal Pasta Penne (100g) Basmati Rice (1 cup) Corn Flakes (50g) 170 kcal Bagel (85g) White Bread (1 slice/37g) Crisps (1 bag/28g) 132 kcal Starchy Foods 320 kcal 220 kcal 200 kcal 85 kcal Butter (100g) 742 kcal Cheddar Cheese (100g) Yogurt (125g) 288 kcal Semi-Skimmed Milk (1 pint) 260 kcal Ice-cream (2 pint) Fried Egg (60g) Boiled Egg (50g) 74 kcal Dairy & Eggs 412 kcal 204 kcal 105 kcal Pork Chop (110g) Chicken Breast (100g) Chicken Drumstick (70g) Meats Pork Sausage (24g) 80 kcal Lamb Chop (100g) Beef Rump Steak Fried (200g) 240 kcal Bacon (1 rasher/25g) 70 kcal 280 kcal 245 kcal 120 kcal 120 kcal

Fancy a Byte? Food in Pixel Art

shared by Severino R on Oct 22
The goal for the project here was to translate amounts of energy into some form of visual reference that people could understand and relate to. Since food is our source of energy, I thought it would a...



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