I like Nautilus shells. They have the shape of a logarithmic spiral. This served me as a new inspiration for creating new pictures.

Note added on the 25th august 2017: The discussion in this post here was too obscure and is thus deleted to prevent headaches. You should look at the better discussion of

The results depend strongly on the input image. I can get something resembling a petrified Nautilus:


or entirely different images:



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  1. Pingback: Spiral shells along the mindshore « Waiting to Be

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