Nvidia's mind-blowing new Canvas app turns your doodles into masterpieces

If you've ever been frustrated that your landscape drawings don't look quite the same on paper as they did in your head, Nvidia's new app could be for you. The free tool uses AI to convert doodles into photorealistic landscapes, and the results are seriously impressive. 

Canvas uses the company's GauGAN tech to transform rough brushstrokes into lifelike images. The deep machine learning can turn blobs into rocks and squiggles into clouds, and we can see it becoming one of the most useful examples of 3D modelling software for digital artists. 

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Daniel John
Senior News Editor

Daniel John is Senior News Editor at Creative Bloq. He reports on the worlds of art, design, branding and lifestyle tech (which often translates to tech made by Apple). He joined in 2020 after working in copywriting and digital marketing with brands including ITV, NBC, Channel 4 and more.