AI gymnastics videos are captivatingly horrific

We know AI image generators and video generators have come a long way from the days of that nightmarish video of Will Smith eating spaghetti, but they still have some way to go, as demonstrated by one particular challenge for the tech. Gymnasts. 

The video below shows a compilation of AI generated footage of gymnastics created using Luma. The transitions as one one human shape morphs into another are horrific but also strangely captivating as athletes with four legs melt into themselves, and their surroundings. It's like looking into a funhouse mirror... while on psychedelics... with some glitchy digital artifacts thrown in.

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Joe Foley

Joe is a regular freelance journalist and editor at Creative Bloq. He writes news, features and buying guides and keeps track of the best equipment and software for creatives, from video editing programs to monitors and accessories. A veteran news writer and photographer, he now works as a project manager at the London and Buenos Aires-based design, production and branding agency Hermana Creatives. There he manages a team of designers, photographers and video editors who specialise in producing visual content and design assets for the hospitality sector. He also dances Argentine tango.