Blue Wash
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Blue Wash
- This image is a random fractal that is created by continually dividing a rectangle into two parts.
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Basic Description
This image is considered a random fractal, because the behavior and coloring of this image is determined randomly. In essence, the rule governing the fractal is:
- Take a rectangle
- Divide the rectangle in half (horizontally or vertically) at a random location
- Adjust the brightness of each half of the rectangle by a random factor
- Repeat for all current rectangles in the image
- Repeat for all current rectangles in the image
A More Mathematical Explanation
- Note: understanding of this explanation requires: *Statistics
Detailed explanation
Detailed explanation
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About the Creator of this Image
Paul Cockshott is a computer scientist and a reader at the University of Glasgow. The various math images featured on this page were originally produced for his research.
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