Freeware List of Free Fractal Program
Includes links for: Mandlebrot 1.5, Fractal Explorer 2.0+, Mandlebrot Explorer 3.0, JAME 6.0+, PixelPlay 1.0, Sterling(ware)2 1.7, Mandlebrot Set Plotter 3.0, endlos 1.0, XaoS 3.1, Sierpinski Fractal 1.1, ChaosPro 3.1
Apophysis 7X + resources
The Apophyis 7X program by Xyrus-02. Here you can find the program and almost all of the resources for the program. Updated as of October 2014
Ultra Fractal - A fractal rendering program. There are many tutorials available on the site and on DA. Updated 2014.
Polyfractalisation - Inside the Mind of an Apophysisist. Great Tips and tutorials by IDeviant
Agony - A fractal Program by kelbv Updated 27 February 2011
Flam4 - A fractal flame renderer. Version 0.87 as of 18 August 2010
Incendia - by Aexion, A 3D Multiprocessor Fractal Engine
There is also a Chat room for information here chat.deviantart.com/chat/Incen…
There is also an Incendia Material Tutorial page here aexion.deviantart.com/art/Ince…
Recent version is Incendia EX V!, as of 2014
Apophysis 2.09 JK
By Jed Kelsey Lu-Kout. Updated 1 November 2009
All Apophysis files
Apophysis Z+ - last updated 3 July 2007
Apophysis Plugins Project
The latest official release of the plugin pack from the Apophysis Plugins Project. Updated 11 August 2008
Free and easy to use Apophysis Launcher for Mac. Updated January 9, 2009.
Claire Jones' Apophysis Resource Center
A large resource center operated by ClaireJones.
Amazing Seattle Fractals!
Contains various content, including introductory tutorials (using Tierazon), and a tutorial for XenoDream.
The KnotPlot Site - mathematical Fractal knots, program last updated 11 Jan 2014
Electric Sheep - For those who make Apophysis flames for Electric Sheep
A fractal rendering program by Vitor Bosshard, the site includes the stable version and the beta versions. Verison 1.4 as of 14 May 2011
Colour Lovers - Great place for finding gradients.
Ultra Fractal Courses by Janet Parke
Mystic Fractal features powerful yet easy to use fractal generators with all the options you need to create intriguing high-resolution images, artwork and 3D models.
Site updated as of 6 August 2014. For information on which OS can be used click the the 'Programs' link on the site.
An application that represents a fractal generator that will produce mysterious and beautiful mathematically-based images. Version: FE 0.9 Beta for Windows 7.
Apophysis Glossary - A glossary of terms found within Apophysis
Updated 26 October 2011
Fractal Science Kit is a Windows program to generate a mathematical object called a fractal. Has a free 30-day free trial, otherwise it's $29.95 for the program. Updated 17 March 2014. Version 1.23
Fractalia: An online fractal generator by Ladi. You can choose between Mandelbrot and Julia.
The Fractal Microscope: An online fractal generator. The site has a nifty 'how-to' for the generator.
The Julia Sets is an online julia generator. The page shows you how to use the generator.
Mandelbrot Explorer is an easy online Mandelbrot fractal generator that zooms into the fractal.
Julia and Mandelbrot Set Explorer is another Mandelbrot and Julia fractal generator, it hasn't been updated in long time.
TaraRoys' Basic Apophysis Tutorials
Qosmic - A cosmic recursive fractal flame editor. Great for those who work with Electric Sheep! Updated October 2011
Visual Arts Academy - hosts Apophysis classes. This costs $25 per course and begins the first of every other month, runs two months (Jan/Feb, Mar/Apr,May/Jun, Jul/Aug, Sep/Oct). The Nov/Dec course is $40. For more information ask Platinus.
Oxidizer - a free open source fractal flame editor for the Apple Macintosh, running OSX 10.4 or greater. Verison 0.8.1 as of 3 July 2011
JWildfire - An java-based imaging program by Andrea Maschke. Go the website for current updates.
Fractal Flame Editor T.I.N.A - T.I.N.A. is a fractal flame generator inspired by flam3 and Apophysis directly integrated into JWildfire. To download, just download JWildfire...the link is on the right-hand side of the JWildfire page.
Chaotica Fractals - "Chaotica is a next-generation fractal art application, designed for both novices and professional artists." It is available for Windows, Linux, and Mac OS.
Fragmentarium - an open source, cross-platform IDE for exploring pixel based graphics on the GPU. Windows Vista/7 Update as of 14 Sept 2014. Where to find Fragmentarium scripts: www.fractalforums.com/general-…
Fractal Forums - A forum where you can learn and talk about fractals.
My Flame.at - New project from Xyrus-02. "It works like PasteBin - paste an Apophysis-fractal into the box and you will have a short link to the fractal in the top right corner to give your friends so they can grab the flame you shared." More information can be found: xyrus02.deviantart.com/journal…. Updated as of 11 February 2012.
Mandelbulb3D - updated 4 March 2014
yFract - a software for creating puristic fractal art. Version 1.1.5 as of 5 Jul 2012
Saturn & Titan - Fractal-rendering software by Mark Eggleston. Versions: 4.1.1 for Linux & 4.1.1 for Windows 7.
Mandelbulber - 3D Fractal Explorer software. Version 2.04 for Mac OS and Windows. Updated as 9 May 2015.
Fractal Architect 2 & Fractal Serendipity - Fractal editor for Mac OS
's Saturn & Titan fractal program (Version 1.1)
Context Free Art
- Context Free is a program that generates images from written instructions called a grammar. The program follows the instructions in a few seconds to create images that can contain millions of shapes.
Kalles Fraktaler 2-"a Windows program for fast, deep zooming into the Mandelbrot set and its higher-power cousins and the Burning Ship?"
fractal eXtreme- a 64-bit capable multi-processor enabled fractal exploration program by Cygnus Software. There is a free 15-day trial, cost is $9.95 with free upgrades, though donations are nice. Version is 2.23 as of June 2013.
Neon Flames a tool to draw your own nebula! There are a lot of hidden fractals in this online tool.
Frax Pro a fractal app purchase for iPhone and iPad only.
Mandel Machine, a Mandelbrot set explorer developed by Botond Kósa.
Fractorium, a Qt-based fractal flame editor.
Fractal Imaginator, an innovative new program for generating fractal images. Based on Fractal Zplot, parts of this program have been in continuous development since 1989. Costs $40.00. The main site for this page also directs you to other fractal programs.
Jux for Windows by Xenodream. Jux is a fractal explorer for 2D Julia and Mandelbrot sets. It includes a variety of formulas. It has beautiful coloring and lighting effects. It is easy to use. There is no formula editor or scripting. There is a free version available, the full version is $24USD.
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