Swirlique draws and animates Kleinian limit sets, using the "depth-first search" algorithm and two-generator group "recipes", as illustrated in the book Indra's Pearls, (c) 2002 Cambridge University Press.  Swirlique also exports Kleinian sets in 3D format for use in programs like Amorphium (example shown above), Bryce, and POVray. 

Features of Swirlique:

  • Getting Started Tutorial
  • Remote for easy access to most-used options and commands
  • Auto scaling and auto centering
  • 10 generator recipes, including variations on the recipes found in Indra's Pearls
  • Up to four sets may be layered in a single image.
  • 3D object exports:
    • Wavefront object format [OBJ]
    • Spherical and Conic forms [POV]
  • Integrated video routines allow easy morphing between key frames
  • Domain coloring option for complex background textures
  • Context help for menu commands and dialog windows
  • PDF (printable) Manual


A trial version of Swirlique is available. This contains most of the features of the full version, except that the size of the images is limited to 320X240. The trial version is for evaluation purposes only. Click here for more info.


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