“RJ Palmer, who specializes in drawing fantastical creatures and worked as a concept artist on the movie Detective Pikachu, says curiosity drove him to try out DALL-E 2—but he also became a little nervous about what such AI tools might mean for his profession. Later, he was shocked to see users of open source image generator Stable Diffusion swapping tips on generating art in different styles by adding artists’ names to a text prompt. “When they’re feeding work from living, working artists who are, you know, struggling as it is, that’s just mean-spirited,””

Source : Algorithms Can Now Mimic Any Artist. Some Artists Hate It | WIRED