Image of the Week #14

This week, the image of the week fractal is a Newton’s method fractal for a 20th degree polynomial.  The roots are generated in symmetric pairs about the complex axis.  Attractors for the first twelve are mapped to cosine-colored shades, the last eight to black.  Points that dont converge in 12 iterations are mapped to a gold cosine-colored shade.  The result is displayed below.  This type of fractal is called a Newton filgree fractal.



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