Blast from the Past, Issue #01Hello again from heavenriver!More Like This
This new issue, Blast from the Past, is a series of monthly fractal features centered around one particular artist amongst the ones that made the history of fractal art.
Today, we will be having a look at the works of possibly the most popular Fractal Explorer user there is, titiavanbeugen!
This is likely her most famous work, The Dream of a Butterfly, which later became the official logo of the group FractalDreams (and still is to date).
Her technique is simple, and the results are nothing short of amazing: much like Ultra Fractal, all she did was stack FE fractals on top of one another, layering them and combining the results for incredible contrast and lighting.
The imagery is incredibly vivid, and so are the colours. For such a simple program, the result is nothing short of amazing.
If you thought FE is al
Itty bitty wee MandelbrotsThe hunting season is here! The last week my inbox has been filled with lovely minibrots in different colours and shapes. Myself, I have been clicking and zooming in my UF to find those small gems hidden in the mandelbrot. No minibrot is going free Who is responsible for all this hunting and slaying of poor innocent minibrots? Well, blame the ladies from :iconultra-fractal-redux: Is this something for PETA?More Like This
But, skwerl, what is a Mandelbrot and minibrots? You fractal guys have so weird words. Is it edible?
Well, since I am a lazy skwerl, I'll just point to :iconvelvet--glove:'s brilliant tutorial, where she explains Mandelbrot and minibrots in simple terms.
To hunt for minibrots is a basic thing to do in Ultra Fractal, and it is easy when you know where to look.
Here are some of the minibrots I found lurking in the fractal gallery. Some are new, and other are old classics. Go and be dazzled
2nd Annual TeaserJust a quick update to keep you in the loop.....More Like This
Time really does seem to fly and we find ourselves at the end of the second year of the Teasers. Members have worked away with gusto to meet the tricky challenges set each month , tirelessly producing exciting and wonderful works of mandelbulb magnificence... . So like last year the team thought you might like a teaser tweaking treat in the form of a set of parameters from each of us to tweak at your leisure for your pleasure
This months winner will roll over to next month and the 2nd annual teaser winner will get a bucketload of Kudos and some tasty points as well as a feature or two....
Watch this space for further details and of course the links to those tweakable titbits !
Thanks to all the members for making the challenges so fun and engaging
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