FRACTAL GEOMETRY.
updated with new graphics - Dec. 2010- venus_landscape.jpg the-odd-couple.jpg martin.jpg mandelbrot_spider_-_Copy.jpg mandelbrot_flower_-_Copy.jpg mandelbrot_waves.jpg

The study of fractal geometry, chaos, random behaviors, noise, strange attractors, fractional dimensions, Brownian motion, entropy, the butterfly effect, iterated complex functions, the Mandelbrot set, Julia sets, Lorentz attractors, and similar topics is an academic hobby for me.
NONE OF THESE IMAGES ARE MY OWN; ALL HAVE BEEN DOWNLOADED FROM OTHER PUBLIC SOURCES.

branches_fractal.jpg140px-Mandel_zoom_07_satellite.jpgcar_mirror.jpgdendriticcrystal_snowflake_water.jpgcoral_fractal.jpgumd_astrophotog_emblem.jpg
spiral_shell_simulation.jpgpurple_fern_on_black.jpgnatures-web.jpgcarousel.jpgthe-vegetable-patch_-_Copy.jpgpolka_dot_fractals.jpgmarble-fresco_-_Copy.jpg
mandelbrot_set_on_labeled_graph_from_wikipedia.png alg2_igraph.gifmandel-red.jpg
100px-SierpinskiTriangle.png sun-dragon_fractal_-_Copy.jpg lorenz_attractor_-_Copy_(2).jpg moebius-madness.jpg megner_sponge.jpg yale_fractal_paint_bkgrd_w_quote_2.jpg yale_fractal_paint_bkgrd_w_quote.jpg fractal_desktop.jpg

FANTASTIC WEBSITES TO VISIT:
C0039323-Window_Frost-SPL.jpg
Hoarfrost formed by sublimation...click on the image to link to gallery

http://picasaweb.google.com/mcoffield/ColorAndPattern#