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'The Ends of Invention' Smallbay by MarkJayBee 'The Ends of Invention' Smallbay by MarkJayBee
Mandelbulb 3D v1.8.9 [link]

DEcombinate in min mode using: SphereHeightMapIFS/_Polyfolding/koch_cube/SierpHilbert/_reciprocalZ3/_translate

Another image inspired by a recent re-reading of Iain M. Banks's superb 'Consider Phlebas'. This time we're in a
so-called 'smallbay' in the humungous GSV (General Systems Vehicle) 'The Ends of Invention', where 'Kraiklyn's
Free Company' - aboard their ship the 'Clear Air turbulence' - have docked prior to some nefarious activity....

Fullview please....:nod:
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helmine Apr 2, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Wow, a cool fractal AND an Iain Banks fan... We lost a big one there, what a visionary.
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MarkJayBee Apr 2, 2014  Professional General Artist
Thanks Edith! :bow: Yes indeed, he was definitely a one-off. :nod: His work is so detail rich that it
bears multiple rereads - I'm currently re-enjoying his brilliant 'The Hydrogen Sonata'! Reading 
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helmine Apr 2, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I just finished the new C.J. Cherryh Foreigner book, that came out yesterday... re-reading much of Banks sounds good soon!
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MarkJayBee Apr 2, 2014  Professional General Artist
Do that thing Edith! :nod:
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:iconpandaluke:
ugh.. looking at this image makes me feel sick and dizzy.
I love the colours and the mood of it but the forced perspective thing its making my head spin.
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MarkJayBee Dec 17, 2013  Professional General Artist
Ooh, you're obviously a sensitive soul Lucas!  :cryingla:  But I'm glad you like the colours at least! ;)
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Son-of-Thunder Jun 15, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
Wow!
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MarkJayBee Jun 15, 2013  Professional General Artist
Thanks again Kim! ;)
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:iconweirdmushroom:
Awesome ! I'm actually currently reading this book.
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MarkJayBee Jun 2, 2013  Professional General Artist
Glad you like it! :bow: Hope I haven't spoiled the plot for you?! :blush:
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