Play with the Mandelbrot set

Below is a small color image of the fractal known as the Mandelbrot set, a most fascinating mathematical object.

Click on the picture to zoom in on that part. The new image will take a little time to generate (less than a minute; usually around 15 seconds), so take a sip of your drink.


Gallery of Archived High-resolution Images

Click on one you like to go to a page that will let you choose a spectrum you like and then download that image to your computer.

Here is one of the first images I made with this program. Unfortunately, I can't remember where this is. Somewhere in the seahorse valley, it looks like. Others have explored here, too. Many others.