Barnsley Fern in Processing

Simon used an algorithm that applies transformations randomly, with some transformations more likely to be picked. The result is a stunning fern leaf pattern. Amazing how such beauty can be born from randomness. Simon’s code on GitHub:


Inspired by a math video on Numberphile about Chaos Game.

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