Fractal Formula Tutorial Page 3 - How to write your own unique fractal formulas

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So, as you can see we can achieve basic shapes using the formula editor by changing simple parameters within the formula. We will continue to modify this first basic formula to create additional shapes and forms.

1) Open up the Unique Editor again and change the previous formula by adding one more "Z" parameter, z*z*z*z*z*z+c.

2) As you can see, we have now created a five point star fractal form. This was not chance, but understanding, by observation, how we can change a basic formula to achieve a specific fractal form.

3) Let's try modifying this formula again. Once again, open the formula editor and add one more z to the previous formula, z*z*z*z*z*z*z+c.

4) By changing the formula we have created another change to the image, which is now a six point, symetrical star shape. Take a minute before continuing and experiment by increasing the Z paramter several times, and observe the shapes you can achieve. As you continue to add these Z parameters, the outside points become finer, and finer.

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