yay for boredom! during one of my many slashdot refreshes i came across an article
that linked to this
page. i was intrigued by how simple the mandelbrot set actually was, and
decided to make my own viewer.
i wrote the program from 9pm to 2am in one sitting, so it's really not that high quality or special. i tried to beef it up with some extra options but didn't really get too far. all i had time to implement was:
that's it. it's actually pretty cool what kind of patterns you can find. if you come across any that you're proud of, take a screen shot (with the print screen key) and send them to me!
download the program here: mandelbrot.zip (261k)
and here is the single source file: mandelbrot.cpp (11k)