offset circles take two

offset circles take two image
Originally uploaded by da mad pixelist on flkr

I’ve been playing with the offsetcircles patch from before, and came up with a whole bunch of nice results. Taking a page from Claude, I made the drawing recursive (hmm… makes me want to use Scheme…) and rendered out these two short videos. These are fun experiments in basic, rotary motion. Its really amazing what fun you can have with simple math, rotations, and some blending.

There’s also this one.

Here’s the actual sketch plus code (the last version, anyway):