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Uploaded: 09/13/05 11:23 PM GMT
Orpheus Galaxy
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*drumroll*........................ This image it NOT courtesy of NASA. Ladies and gentlemen...This "galaxy" is no galaxy at all! But a mere fractal! Rendered in Apophysis, no less! Comments, criticisms, and standing ovations all welcome.

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::lgmac
09/13/05 11:33 PM GMT
Wow this looks astonishing. Great galaxy. Your talent with Apophysis amazes me.
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"Little dreams cost the same as big dreams, so why not dream big"?
Tarvos
09/13/05 11:44 PM GMT
Great job! Very nice! I've made something so similar except for the lights on the outside of the galaxy! I might upload now since this looks so great! Nice job on this!
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DixieNormus
09/14/05 3:08 AM GMT
Looks very Hubble like! Pretty cool. =0)
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EmilyH
09/14/05 1:23 PM GMT
Very cool. Looks like something you'd find on Astronomy Picture of the Day, my other favorite site.
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Solution_X
09/14/05 6:11 PM GMT
Wow, never knew anything like this could be done with Apophysis. Standing ovation is righteously asked for and given by this humble viewer!!!! Into favs immediatey!!
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Everyone has got a photographic memory, some have just run out of film...
SilverFang
09/21/05 12:22 AM GMT
Great job! Very real looking, very nice work, the starfield looks so real and so does the Orpheus Galaxy!! Nice work!
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aljahael
09/21/05 10:06 PM GMT
Ah ha...so thats how NASA has been fooling us all those years.......They've been using apophysis.....And they have learnt from you....N1ce. Cheers. Al.
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The beer urges me on, the bewitching beer, which sets even a wise man to singing and to laughing gently and rouses him up to dance and brings forth words which were better unspoken. Homer, The Odyssey (note: beer substituted for wine)
&Crusader
10/16/05 12:32 AM GMT
Knowing space images very well, I must say you did an excellent job here. It looks extremely realisitic. Very well done.
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dreamingaqua
10/19/05 7:50 AM GMT
awesome.
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proxima_centauri
10/25/05 3:28 PM GMT
Wow thats beautiful. GOod job
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Gypsydoodles
11/12/05 2:14 AM GMT
Awesome image! One of the many things I love about apo is the ability to make stunning galaxy type images :) Great work on this one!
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.proxima_centauri
12/20/05 6:00 AM GMT
i was looking at this again. i love galaxy clusters,and thats what this looks like. i remember looking at lots of nasa deep field images and admiring the vastness of the exposure. glad you posted this
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"Hmmmm....." - Aristotle (384-322 BC)
::ChevalierBayard
09/09/06 1:51 PM GMT
WOW ! I I go joining the standing ovations' rank !! Congrats !!
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.PsySun
12/14/10 6:03 PM GMT
))))) wow ! cool )
look at my Space fractal ;))
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