If you are studying fractals, you may want to check out Mandelbulber, a software that renders 3D Mandelbrot fractals. Several of the supported 3d fractals by Mandelbulber are *Mandelbulb, Mandelbox, BulbBox, JuliaBulb, Menger Sponge, Quaternion, Trigonometric, Hypercomplex, and Iterated Function Systems (IFS). *

Mandelbulber is free, open source, and under the GNU GPL License.

For more information about Mandelbulber, visit the official website.