Fractal Python Programs

These fractals were generated by Python programs from the Active State website. They often make use of recursion. Recursion is the process of repeating items in a self-similar way. For instance, when the surfaces of...

Online 3D Harmonograph

Online 3D Harmonograph This is an online 3d harmonograph version of those harmonograph devices often seen in science museums – except that instead of drawing pretty harmonic patterns on paper, here we plot them in...

Mandrian’s Mandelbrot Music

Mandrian is a Python + Pygame program to render the Mandelbrot Set  by sub-dividing square areas into sub-squares. If the square’s corners all have the same iteration count from the escape function we assume there’s...

Spectral Harmonographs

Not fractals – but still, pretty math pictures… These were created with the following Python program (MIT license; download from GitHub): You may need to install python and/or pygame, e.g. on Ubuntu/Debian style linuxes: sudo...

Fractal Generators

GNU XaoS – GNU XaoS Fractalnow – A fast, advanced, multi-platform fractal generator. FractalNow provides users with tools to generate pictures of various types of fractals quickly and easily. It is made of both a...