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Context Free is described as 'program that generates images from written instructions called a grammar. The program follows the instructions in a few seconds to create images that can contain millions of shapes' and is an app. There are more than 10 alternatives to Context Free for Mac, Windows, Linux and Online / Web-based. The best alternative is Processing, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Context Free are Processing.js, OpenFrameworks, Cinder and Vuo.

Context Free alternatives are mainly 3D Modelers but may also be Programming Languages. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Context Free.
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    Processing

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Processing is an open source programming environment and library built to handle images, animation, and interactivity. It is used by students, artists, designers, researchers, and hobbyists for learning to code, prototyping, and producing full applications.

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    Processing.js

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online

    Processing.js is an open programming language, port of the Processing Visualization Language, for people who want to program images, animation, and interactions for the web without using Flash or Java applets. Processing.

    Discontinued

    The github repository is archived and no more maintained.The code will still be available in read-only mode, no releases will be pulled from any of the places it was distributed through, but the last version is, and will forever be, v1.6.6.

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    OpenFrameworks

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    openFrameworks is an open source C++ toolkit designed to assist the creative process by providing a simple and intuitive framework for experimentation. The toolkit is designed to work as a general purpose glue, and wraps together several commonly used libraries, including:

    graphicsExample
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    Cinder

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows

    CINDER PROVIDES A POWERFUL, INTUITIVE TOOLBOX for programming graphics, audio, video, networking, image processing and computational geometry.

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  5. Vuo lets media creators make interactive animations, exhibits, performances, and professional-grade media projects by connecting up simple building blocks.

    Compositions made in Vuo


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    Nodebox

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    NodeBox is a new software application for creating generative art using procedural graphics and a new way to approach graphic design.

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    OpenRNDR

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    In short, OPENRNDR is a tool to create tools. It is an open source framework for creative coding, written in Kotlin for the Java VM that simplifies writing real-time interactive software.

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    Fragmentarium

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Fragmentarium is an open source, cross-platform IDE for exploring pixel based graphics on the GPU.

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    Protovis

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online

    Protovis composes custom views of data with simple marks such as bars and dots.

    Force-Directed Layout
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    Fugu Modelling System

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows

    Fugu is a procedural modelling system for 3D graphics. It supports the generation, manipulation and animation of 3D form using scripts written in the Lua programming language.

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