Bring any photograph to life with A.I.
Visual node-based graphics editor
Lovely little flipbook animation maker (slight shame about the gridlines. See also Pencil, the desktop app)
An handy extension for the Chrome browser that lets you screenshot the page and save it with cropping or full page.
Really unusual paint tool.
Nimp is like Apple Quartz Designer, or Touch Designer. A web-based flow diagram image editor. Interesting.
Lots of high end GLSL graphics tools use this model to create special effects, this tool might be a good introduction to the concepts.
Fabulous sketching app for iOS and Android.
The latest version of this fantastic image editor. Has fantastic tools for isolating a part of an image.
Absolutely amazing little image mush-up tool. Go give it a whirl.
A really nice style transfer thingy. You type in a sentence and it makes an image.
A text to image tool. I put in "Digital Skills and Creativity at the University of York" and got this.
Tool that uses A.I to upscale the size of smaller images, hopefully without losing detail
Start drawing, AI finishes it
A brilliant tool to morph between two images. You plot the points, it generates a gif file.
Mac and iOS only I'm afraid, but a very cool vector editing tool.
Rasturbator is fabulous tool. It chops up your image so that you can print it on twenty or thirty pages, glue them together to fill an entire wall.
Another Style GAN tool that takes a sentence you give it and artificial intellgence creates your picture. Here I said "Boris Johnson looking like a pig". The result isn't always what you expected but they are always interesting in someway.
Great image editor
This wonderful flag making tool lets you start from all the world's flags, or add Wikimedia commons graphics.
See also, this catalogue of imaginary flags.
Image resizing for social media
Photo clean-up tool
Tools to adjust batches of images, such as face removal (this looks handy)
Create images that move, or change when you do.
Designed to blend, or morph, faces together, I added an elephant's eye and got this strange output.
Make gifs and images with a heap of bizarre effects
Create zooming gifs.
Wonderful image editor
Text-to-Image Google Colab notebook. Run all the code sections, add your text, and get an image AND a movie.
A utility that converts audio, movies and images into various formats. Looks useful.
Web-based. Remove backgrounds from images easily.
Mosaic is a visual thinking toolkit made by artists, for artists. It is a visual patching creative-coding tool.
A collection of various text-to-image tools, often Google Colab files for creating unusual images.
Another few excellent tools here too (including a tool up upsize small images)
Free image hosting. Useful if you're using Twine or similar.
Paint your own chimera with some help from A.I
A.I drawing assistant. You rough out your sketch, let A.I add the detail.
A 3D world in which your doodles are automatically animated
A tool that "relights" a photo using A.I
"Paint" with text, creating pyschedelic textures.
Unusual toy with which you can paint in 3D on a disappearing canvas. Interesting.
Painting tool with some interesting brushes
Remove annoying watermarks from images.
Amazing A.I. tool that lets you define the text for painted areas of an image. A.I then fills in and blends a generated image into the image you have uploaded.
Create your own pulp fiction cover. Loads of fun.
Collaboratively create HUGE pixel art.
Make lovely abstract background images
Really nice and simple SVG vector-based drawing editor.
Another text-to-image AI tool. This one uses Midjourney.
Totally easy way to make crazy graphic effects.
A really interesting collection of image tools to do really unusual things. Worth a play. Go make art.
An updated Creative Commons search engine (sponsored by Wordpress). Much better.
Use A.I to generate images from text
A slow, but create Google Colab Notebook that turns text into images.
If you need to hide all the faces in a photo, this app will help.
Lots of interesting brushes
Great text-to-image tool that uses Stable Diffusion or Dall-e.
Nice flipbook animation tool, but NO EXPORT option. Also requires Flash.
Fabulous little bookmarklet that makes searching for CC images easy.
Nice prompting tool, but for drawing.
As you type, A.I finds artefacts in its collection that matches what you have written.
Uses A.I to make a small image bigger without going all pixelated.
Remove an item from a photo seamlessly and easily.
A great tool to make "polygonal" art.
This tool generates lovely Chinese ink scrolls of landscapes.
Let A.I evolve you a picture. Great fun and you get some weird stuff.
As it says on the site, "A SIMPLE YET SECRETLY POWERFUL PAINTING APP".
Another text-to-image tool
Strange drawing suggestion tool
Turns your webcam into an effects booth.
I'm really not sure how to describe this image editor. Like nothing you've every seen. Just go give it a go.
Nice collection of black and white images made with MacPaint and Hypercard. (See also, Hypercard at archive.org).
Lewis Hackett makes sci-fi covers with A.I and even links to the Colab notebooks so you can make your own.
An Art Gallery Created By Artificial Intelligence
A fascinating look at a film in storyboard format.
Interesting idea for a zine. Also, nice use of black and white and ONE colour
Amazing project that turns words into images.
Krita is a free alternative to Photoshop
Each one like a digital Rothko. I like these.
Lovely photos of the INSIDES of instruments
Some of the most incredible photos ever. Go explore.
Really interesting article explaining some of the ideas and concepts behind CryptoArt.
Just a lovely collection of print designs.
Design and Arts news and interviews
Fantastic zooming interface to an archive collection of photographs.
Wonderful collection of images made from text
Collection of punk artist's work.
Huge collection of old illustrations of science, literature and art.
Collection of unpopulated sets from the BBC.
A Flickr collection of equirectangular images, many of which are Creative Commons licenced for use in your own VR creations.
Lots more here.
Great collection of Creative Commons images and vectors to download and use if you credit the creators.
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