New C-Store item idea - "Self-portrait" avatars
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Join Date: Dec 2007
06-10-2010, 09:40 PM
I believe you.
I did just read on Huffington Post about a dating website which has "virtual dating" -- code in which you upload a photo of yourself and it makes you an avatar, which can then talk and have drinks and dinner with another online person who has done the same thing.
The site is
and they call it their "Photofit" feature. This sounds pretty much exactly like what the OP is asking for. Upload a photo, get an online avatar based on that photo.
Just put Vulcan ears on'im and you're good to go, Captain!