02.03.07: Fractal


Fractal Broccoli.jpg

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This form strongly supports scaling across a design, evoking a sense of growth in a structure, often found in repeating patterns at different scales.


Consider using the self-similar repeating pattern of a fractal in the composition:

Menger sponge.png
Note that most natural objects have only quasi- or statistically self-similarity, as opposed to the exact self-similarity shown above.

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This form may support Rabatment and Rule of Thirds.