hi! this is the basic patch for the superformula. please see the paper of johan gielis and peter bource.
i am using irregular params to break the shapes apart.
of course more matrix dim more res.
but the patch is very cpu intensive. i am currently trying to port a superformula shader from the vvvv community from hlsl to cg and jitter. hard times. i will upload the shader as well. this is a shout out to the cg boys in the forum.
the spirals are nurbs. i posted some patches recently and asked for some alternative solutions. one was NurbWorm.
I still can't seem to get these patches to open, and would really like to use them. Tried opening them as text, unzipping them, and changing the extention. Anyone know what the problem might be? I am on a mac. The 3 attachements I would like to look at are: