This is the coolest screensaver I ever had!! Thanks for sharing this with me! Electric Sheep are AWESOME!! They look great on my 27" iMac!! :) I am adding your article to my favorites cuz it is so cool!
Many of the items below were emailed to me by people who have found Flame images. Thank you and please keep them coming! Isabel wrote:
As I was compiling this (and it is far from comprehensive, there is no
way to track all this stuff as the vast majority does not require
attribution) it reminded me that Scott has really spawned an entire
genre of art based on his Flame algorithm.
Here are some examples of Open Source and Creative Commons usage of
I got an email from Howard Penner informing me that he reads a lot of comics books and often sees images made with the Flame algorithm used as design elements. He provided the example on the right from the Green Lantern published by DC. Thanks Howard for the tip, I'm always interested in how other artists, be they commercial, experimental, amateur, and academic, use my work. The ultimate interaction is to enable independent creativity.