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I walked with Ditko

Oct 15, 2005 - Uncategorized - 0 Comments - Standard

This is not actually a fractal at all, although it looks like it. It is in fact a drawing from an issue of the comic book Strange Tales from way back in the early 60s, illustrated by my favorite comic book artist Steve Ditko. Download parameter file islet.xpf Steve Ditko and Stan Lee invented Spiderman […]

A tale of two programs

Oct 14, 2005 - Uncategorized - 0 Comments - Standard

Don’t you just hate titles like that? I haven’t even read the book. Sterlingware excels in detail and complexity of formulas and rendering options. Xaos excels in visual effects and color. Especially color. Xaos contains the greatest algorithm ever know to civilization. This is the random pallete (color) generator. Download parameter file feelers.xpf Similarly, Sterlingware’s […]


Oct 13, 2005 - Uncategorized - 0 Comments - Standard

I prefer to give images a name rather than a number so I can identify them more easily when just viewing the file names. I sensed something baushausy about this one. I’ve always like the sine trap render methods especially the first one, but I found they almost all looked the same. This one was […]

Fractal photo travel blog

Oct 13, 2005 - Uncategorized - 0 Comments - Standard

I know what fractal artists do with fractal programs: they make artwork. But I’m sure that for many people, their interest in fractals is just as much about exploring the mysterious images made by fractal formulas, as it is about making artwork. This blog-thing is about my explorations of new fractal terrain in Sterlingware 1.7 […]