5th Place UNC CHANL Art Competition 2012
1139 Viewings as of 1/13/14
Challenge Winner 3/31/11 in Apophysis Tutorial Fun
Featured 3/21/11 in Fractal Paradise
Featured 3/24/11 in A Fractal Energy Passion
Featured 3/26/11 in Flame Apophysis
Featured 4/1/11 in Apophysis Tutorial Fun
Featured 4/2/11 in Brain Science, Brain Arts
Featured 4/25/11 in Artists Universe
Featured 11/11/11 in The X-Factor
Featured 12/2/11 in Southern United States Artists
Featured 12/4/13 in Featured for a Challenge
Featured 12/5/13 in Just Fun

Created in Apophysis 7x v14 following this tutorial in the Apophysis Tutorial Fun group. Rendered as a .png file, then blended with duplicate layers and a black background in GIMP v2.6 and saved in .jpg format, finally scaled up in UF, with slight color adjustment in MS Paint. Eighth in a series of images generated with the instructions in this tutorial called JuliaN Set Outline, with a plug-in called Separation used in the final transform. Best if viewed larger.


abstract fractal, apo, barrowda, tutorial, separation, julian

Celebrating the milestones of 700,000 Views (9/20/14), 1200 Features (8/12/14) and prizes in the 2012 – 2014 CHANL Scientific Art Competitions. A Featured Member of Apophysis Tutorial Fun Group, Bryce and Beyond, Brain Science, Brain Arts and Artists Universe groups, and active in over 50 other RB groups as a digital/fractal artist using Apophysis, Fractal Science Kit, Ultra Fractal, GIMP and Mandelbulb3D.

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  • walstraasart
    walstraasartover 3 years ago

    WOWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWW!!!!! A master piece David. (Please view my Mandelbulb design I uploaded today. I am curious about your opinion :)

  • Kaleidoking
    Kaleidokingover 3 years ago

    Wow this is a great piece of art!

  • Thank you so much, Marlon, for such a nice comment and fave! We have really pushed each other in the new Apophysis Tutorial Fun group, and this week’s tutorial has led to a fantastic array of really beautiful and interesting fractals. Best, David

    – barrowda

  • Suzanne Chouinard
    Suzanne Chouinardover 3 years ago

    Very imaginative and intricate.

  • Thank you very much, Suzanne! An honor to be added to your watchlist. Best, David

    – barrowda

  • Bunny Clarke
    Bunny Clarkeover 3 years ago

    Nice work. Well done.

  • Thank you very much, Bunny! I took the blue lights from this one to add to my “UFO” in the next one…

    – barrowda

  • abstractjoys
    abstractjoysover 3 years ago

    My goodness David………I think this is one of the best pieces of fractal art I have seen from you. Love the gradients and the intricate patterns. Super Job!

  • Thanks so much for this wonderful comment and fave, Carolyn!

    – barrowda

  • Hugh Fathers
    Hugh Fathersover 3 years ago

    Superb!! . . .

  • Thanks, Hugh! Much appreciated!

    – barrowda

  • innacas
    innacasover 3 years ago

    Gorgeous, David!

  • Thank you, Inna! Love your work on Arches.

    – barrowda

  • innacas
    innacasover 3 years ago

    Thank you, David

  • plunder
    plunderover 3 years ago

    03-21-11 CONGRATULATIONS!!!

  • Thanks, Debs, so glad you like it! Best, David

    – barrowda

  • abstractjoys
    abstractjoysover 3 years ago

    Sooooooo glad to see this fabulous piece Featured. Congratulations David!

  • Thanks for the support, Carolyn! Best, David

    – barrowda

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