If this is the future of AI art, we're not here for it

Just when we're starting to come to terms with the power of the latest AI image generators, along comes another advance.  On the heels of DALL-E comes Point-E, an AI image generator for 3D modelling with a similar modus operandi.

AI image generators took massive leaps forwards in the past year, allowing anyone to create sometimes stunning imagery from a text prompt. For now they can only create still 2D images, but OpenAI, the company behind DALL-E 2, one of the most popular image generators. has just revealed its latest research into an AI-powered 3D modelling tool... but it looks kind of basic (see how to use DALL-E 2 to get up to speed on OpenAI's image generator).

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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.