Tips for creation kaleidoscope and mandala.

1. It should be bright image with clear boundaries, preferably with multiple colors. Fractal images fit good, for example.

Fractal image

Out of it you can get a beautiful kaleidoscope – see sample1.scope folder c:\Users\Public\Documents\ArtScope\.

Kaleidoscope from one Fractal

If you move the sliders of sectors' height, remove the background and increase the number of sectors –  you will receive a mandala.

Mandala from one Fractal

Good examples of fractals can be found on the website Flickr - https://www.flickr.com/photos/kitty789/, https://www.flickr.com/photos/30383287@N03/, https://www.flickr.com/groups/technicolour_abstract_art_elite/, https://www.flickr.com/photos/abstractartangel77/.