Latest news:

April 22, 2018:
Version 4.0 released. This supports Python 3.x

June 1st, 2015:
Moved to GitHub

February 2nd, 2013:
Version 3.14.1 released. This is a bug-fix release including fixes for the manual and build system

May 18th, 2011:
Version 3.14 released. This contains bug fixes for Mac vs Windows in the build system.

User comments:

It warms my heart to see such a fine open source fractal program. A really great job!

After my opinion it is the best open source fractal editor/browser available on the web...

Thanks for producing the best piece of fractal software for Linux!

What is Gnofract 4D?

Gnofract 4D is a free, open source program which allows anyone to create beautiful images called fractals. The images are automatically created by the computer based on mathematical principles. These include the Mandelbrot and Julia sets and many more. You don't need to do any math: you can explore a universe of images just using a mouse. It runs on Unix-based systems such as Linux and FreeBSD and can also be run on Mac OS X.

Why Gnofract 4D?

In short, I believe it's one of the best fractal packages currently available for Linux. It is:

Tour the features, screenshots and galleries to find out more.