This is one of over 4598 effects generated by Filter Forge, a Photoshop plugin that allows you to create your own filters.
To open this filter, you must have Filter Forge 1.0 or higher installed on your computer. If you don't have it installed yet, click here to download Filter Forge
"Hive" was the filter I made for a series of abstracts which I produced in June 2009 or so. The filter takes your image and exports it out into several colors, and then uses fractal patterns to distort them into other-worldly art. It's fun, simple, but very effective if you know your colors.
abstract, distortion, minimalism, abstraction, artistic, wild, modern