In this sketch we jump into the domain of fractals and infinite resolutions.

Different languages have different directions for reading text: horizontal left to right or right to left or vertically. Here we will do it in the depth dimension.

Some of the letters are made of other letters, by zooming in to them we discover the alphabet.

Run the calligraphy...
(while running, type your own text and press ENTER)

Video : High res (2 M) | Low res (639 K)

  • Java Runtime Environment 1.4.2
  • OpenGL enabled graphics card

Sourcecode: fractalfabet.pde

Library: geomerative

Applications : GNU/Linux | MacOS X | Windows