Deep DreamThis June, Google announced through their research blog that they had developed a computer vision program which uses a "convolutional neural network" to find and enhance patterns in images.More Like This
The software's code has been made available to the public. What does this mean to us in the fractal community? It means that we too can create dreamlike, surreal or outright hallucinogenic images.
Deep Dream Mask by marijeberting
Commonly referred to as Deep Dream or Dreamscape, these images are more and more commonplace in the fractal community.
DeepDream - The night has many eyes by eReSaW
While it may be true that these images are not necessarily fractals - in the strictest sense - I personally have no problem accepting them into the fractal manipulation galley of our group. If you think we ought to create a dedicated gallery folder for these works, please comm
Daily Fractal Feature 21st September 2015On a daily basis, we at DailyFractalFeatures aim to showcase a small selection of fractal artwork to the community. Please show your support by visiting the artists and providing feedback on their work, and favouriting this blog if you like what you see.More Like This
Ilker is a Turkish artist who's been on DA for five months now, and his beautiful fractals need more love. Do you have some love to give?
Tasty fractal architecture and a splendid, moody atmosphere to go with it. What more could you want?
You didn't know jelly could be intrepid, did you? Now you do! The more you know...
Incendia Ex 3D Render
Careful DesperationMore Like This
As a star in the fog, this desire dims until it can barely be seen.
Until I watch it slip closer to the edge and fall headlong into the void.
This memory is one I long to forget as powerfully as you wish to crush it..
Hands grasping blindly towards it as if it weren’t made up entirely of air and loss..
As if it ever really mattered in the world we created.
That world of careful desperation.
Of avidity manifesting as bloodied, aching fists,
Drops of moisture falling onto trembling mouths,
And a heart quaking in anticipation of what would never be.
Had your name ever been more than a strangled moan?
An exhausted whisper, echoing inside a heart of granite?
Slowly, I would drag my fingers across it..
Waiting with all I had left to feel it soften against my fingertips.
To feel it give way to the heat erupting from my every pore..
Though the harder I pressed, the more I felt my own bones fracturing.
The more I felt my understanding of you dissipate..
The more I felt my body cave