The list of hot online graphics applications continues to grow. The folks at Stanford have made public their image vector creation application. It works as well as the old Streamliner did back at the turn of the century.
This site converts bitmap images to vector art – it’s an online auto-tracer. Just upload your image and we will vectorize it for you
The image here above is a gif format, translated from the eps downloaded from the Vectormagic site. and here’s the original jpg photo.